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

The valuation is too high and the company's automotive business is slowing too fast.
Avoid the name until it puts up stronger revenue growth or the valuation comes down.
Cisco lost market share in both of its largest businesses.
The apparel giant needs to revive same-store sales growth, improve gross margins and pull back on discounting.
The magic is gone out of Disney's shares. Avoid.
It has real earnings, not some artificial, buyback-supported junk.
Strong iPhone sales and a blowout Qualcomm report should pull the shares higher.
Any ad revenue slowdown could pinch the performance of the stock.
Expectations are so low that it will be easy for the company's earnings to beat them.
Management seem to focus on engineering earnings rather than growing sales.

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