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Steve Hach is the Senior Editor at, a Melbourne, Florida-based stock valuation and forecast service. ValuEngine utilizes Ivy League financial research as the basis for its coverage of more than 8000 US, Canadian, and other foreign stocks. Hach utilizes ValuEngine's complex... More
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  • Consumer Discretionary Stocks Ranked By Valuation And Forecast Returns 0 comments
    Aug 31, 2012 2:57 PM | about stocks: SWHC, ESI, CKEC, DIS, CHH, CMCSA, CMCSK, LF, DISH, TWX, TWC, QVCA, WWE, ELY, SKX, LBTYA
    ValuEngine Index Overview






    IndexWeek OpenThurs. CloseChange% ChangeYTD
    RUSSELL 2000811.91808.64-3.27-0.40%2.35%
    S&P 5001411.131399.48-11.65-0.83%11.17%


    ValuEngine Market Overview




    Summary of VE Stock Universe
    Stocks Undervalued63.45%
    Stocks Overvalued36.55%
    Stocks Undervalued by 20%29.66%
    Stocks Overvalued by 20%12.68%


    ValuEngine Sector Overview

















    SectorChangeMTDYTDValuationLast 12-MReturnP/E Ratio
    Utilities-1.04%-0.84%0.03%11.86% overvalued0.16%18.05
    Consumer Staples-0.69%3.02%13.34%8.42% overvalued3.86%19.61
    Finance-0.57%6.22%21.44%7.37% overvalued8.34%19.12
    Medical-0.63%3.98%17.27%6.74% overvalued0.20%41.51
    Retail-Wholesale-0.59%1.63%12.49%4.79% overvalued13.64%24.93
    Computer and Technology-1.03%3.75%6.22%4.35% overvalued-3.35%42.20
    Construction-0.82%3.51%85.72%3.62% overvalued12.57%29.63
    Consumer Discretionary-0.87%0.99%12.59%2.28% undervalued1.51%28.20
    Industrial Products-0.94%1.42%1.73%2.28% undervalued-5.39%21.94
    Business Services-0.77%1.47%6.25%2.65% undervalued5.30%23.75
    Transportation-0.88%-1.74%5.98%4.59% undervalued-9.06%17.57
    Oils-Energy-1.42%0.31%-8.97%5.01% undervalued-16.32%35.97
    Aerospace-0.23%2.50%2.76%5.47% undervalued-2.12%23.32
    Multi-Sector Conglomerates-1.33%1.08%8.72%8.01% undervalued4.41%14.75
    Basic Materials-1.77%3.23%-2.01%10.59% undervalued-30.72%25.74
    Auto-Tires-Trucks-1.32%1.55%1.32%12.43% undervalued-6.34%17.26

    Sector Talk--Consumer Discretionary

    Below, we present the latest data on Consumer Discretionary Sector stocks from our Institutional software package (Pending:VEI). Top five lists are provided for each category. We applied some basic liquidity criteria--share price greater than $3 and average daily volume in excess of 100k shares.

    Please Click Here to Download a FREE Demo of ValuEngine's Professional VEI Software Package.

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks --Short-Term Forecast Returns


    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    SWHCSMITH & WESSON8.06-23.14148
    ESIITT EDUCATIONAL30.9-65.19-57.51
    CKECCARMIKE CINEMA11.89-15.1872.32
    DISDISNEY WALT49.42-2.0749.62
    CHHCHOICE HTL INTL31.68-20.514.31

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Long-Term Forecast Returns


    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    CMCSACOMCAST CORP A33.6319.6261.06
    CMCSKCOMCAST CLA SPL32.8331.6759.6
    DISDISNEY WALT49.42-2.0749.62
    LFLEAPFROG ENTRPS11.0171.2230.63
    DISHDISH NETWORK CP31.8427.8848.02

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks--Composite Score


    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    TWXTIME WARNER INC41.48-8.9935.6
    SWHCSMITH & WESSON8.06-23.14148
    TWCTIME WARNER CAB88.84-10.838.75
    DISDISNEY WALT49.42-2.0749.62
    LINTALIBERTY M INT-A18.1-56.5814.2

    Top-Five Consumer Discretionary Stocks --Most Overvalued







    TickerNameMkt PriceValuation(%)Last 12-M Retn(%)
    WWEWORLD WRESTLING8.53300-6.16
    ELYCALLAWAY GOLF5.74112.333.05
    LFLEAPFROG ENTRPS11.0171.2230.63
    SKXSKECHERS USA-A21.5553.8529.66
    LBTYALIBERTY GLBL-A54.943.1339.87

    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

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