Hayman Capital bets on American Eagle Outfitters

|About: American Eagle Outfitters... (AEO)|By:, SA News Editor

Hayman Capital took a flyer on American Eagle Outfitters (AEO -2.7%), according to a new SEC filing.

The hedge fund initiated a new position of 2.6M shares during a quarter in which the retailer was thrashed around on slow store traffic.

The stake in AEO is the only significant bet on retail that Hayman Capital has laid out.

SEC Form 13F