Christopher Laudani is the founder and president of, a short-only equity research firm.

The 'rural-lifestyle' retailer is doing even better than HD is.
Even if its first quarter hits the mark, it may be difficult for TGT stock to shake the sector's woes.
It's not a stretch of the imagination to see Disney getting as high as $120
Retailer is poised for a dramatic turnaround later this year after an expected first-quarter trough.
It seems as if the best quarters are behind the beverage maker.
Earnings could grow 14% to 15% this year, and over 16% next year.
But the company will struggle to achieve it with low-single-digit revenue growth.
The company's success hasn't been reflected in the stock price.
Stock is up some 14% YTD, but good news might already be priced in.
CSCO only rose after management announced a dividend hike and share buyback. 

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