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

Investors hope COST can keep its momentum.
It's hard to get behind the stock after another quarter like this.
The stock is down 50% from 2013 launch.
Best to stay on the sidelines and avoid DE right now..
ADI's success, however, is tied too closely to GDP growth.
The slow pace of improvement will keep investors on the sidelines.
 Investors hope new switching products can boost growth..
Look for a selloff to establish a position.
The company is selling a lot of burritos.
The company has a great advertising growth opportunity.

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