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1H 2010 Stock Price Winners/Losers

The S&P Retail Index (RLX) was down -5.6% thus in the first half of calendar 2010.  It’s worth noting that WMT’s predominance in the overall index skews the result.  WMT was down -10.2% over the same timeframe. 

Let’s take a look (click here) at some winners/losers in 1H 2010 by category (we’re excluding stocks priced below $5 at the end of December 2009):

Specialty Apparel:
Winners:

Children’s Place (NASDAQ:PLCE)                       $44.02                   +33.4%

Mother’s Work (MWRK)                       $25.30                   +31.3%

Jos A Bank (NASDAQ:JOSB)                             $53.99                   +27.8%

 

Losers: 
Charming Shoppes (NASDAQ:CHRS)                  $3.75                     -42.3%

American Eagle (NYSE:AEO)                        $11.75                  -30.9%

Chico’s FAS (NYSE:CHS)                             $9.88                   -29.7%

 

Department Store:
Winners:

Dillards (NYSE:DDS)                                    $21.50                   +16.5%

Saks (NYSE:SKS)                                        $7.59                   +15.3%

                               
Losers:

Sears Holdings (NASDAQ:SHLD)                         $64.65                   -22.6%

J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP)                              $21.48                   -19.4%

 

Specialty Hardlines:
Winners:

Select Comfort (NASDAQ:SCSS)                        $8.75                     +34.6%

West Marine (NASDAQ:WMAR)                           $10.88                   +33.0%
Pier 1 (NYSE:PIR)                                        $6.41                    +25.2%

Losers:

Office Depot (NYSE:ODP)                               $4.04                     -37.5%

Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS)                            $12.90                   -30.9%

Big Five Sports (NASDAQ:BGFV)                          $13.14                   -24.0%

 

Discount:
Winners:

Family Dollar (NYSE:FDO)                            $37.69                   +35.3%

Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR)                             $41.63                   +29.1%

 
Losers:

Stein Mart (NASDAQ:SMRT)                                $6.23                    -42.0%

Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT)                               $48.07                   -10.2%

 

Footwear:
Winners:

Crocs (NASDAQ:CROX)                                     $10.58                   +83.5%

Brown Shoe (BWS)                           $15.18                   +52.6%

 
Losers:

Payless ShoeSource (NYSE:PSS)              $15.80                   -30.7%
Steve Madden (NASDAQ:SHOO)                    $31.52                   -23.5%

                               

Restaurant:
Winners:

Chipotle Mex Grill (NYSE:CMG)                   $136.81                 +55.4%

CKE Restaurants (CKR)                  $12.53                   +47.8%

 
Losers:

Sonic (NASDAQ:SONC)                                     $7.75                      -23.0%

Bob Evans (NASDAQ:BOBE)                          $24.62                   -15.2%

 

Wholesale:
Winners:

Under Armour (NYSE:UA)                            $33.13                   +21.1%

Columbia Sportswear (NASDAQ:COLM)       $46.67                   +19.1%

 
Losers:

Liz Claiborne (LIZ)                               $4.22                     -25.3%

Warnaco Group (WRC)                   $36.14                   -14.5%

                               

Grocery:
Winners:

Whole Foods (WFMI)                          $36.02                   +30.8%

Casey’s Gen Store (NASDAQ:CASY)             $34.90                   +8.9%

                               
Losers:
Great Atl & Pac (GAP)                         $3.90                     -66.9%
SuperValu (NYSE:SVU)                               $10.84                   -14.7%

                               

Internet Retail:
Winners:

NetFlix (NASDAQ:NFLX)                                      $108.65                 +96.7%

Overstock (NASDAQ:OSTK)                               $18.07                   +33.2%

 
Losers:

Blue Nile (NASDAQ:NILE)                                     $47.08                   -26.0%

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN)                                  $109.26                 -18.9%

 

Consumer Packaged Goods:
Winners:

Del Monte Foods (DLM)                      $14.39                   +26.6%

Sara Lee (SLE)                                  $14.10                   +15.7%

 
Losers:

Ralcorp Holdings (RAH)                       $54.80                   -8.4%

Kellogg (NYSE:K)                                         $50.30                   -5.7%

                               

Consumer Personal Products:
Winners:

Estee Lauder (NYSE:EL)                                $55.73                   +15.0%

Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG)                    $59.98                   -1.3%

 
Losers:

Avon Products (NYSE:AVP)                           $26.50                   -16.1%

Nu Skin (NYSE:NUS)                                     $24.93                   -7.4%

 

Consumer Beverages:
Winners:

Dr Pepper Snapple (NYSE:DPS)                   $37.39                   +31.8%

Coca-Cola Ent (NYSE:CCE)                        $25.86                   +21.8%

 

Losers:

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO)                                     $50.12                   -12.2%

Pepsi (NYSE:PEP)                                        $60.95                   +0.0%

 



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