Jon is also the founder of the Cheap Stocks Web site, a site dedicated to deep-value investing. He has an undergraduate degree from Grove City College and an MBA from Rider University, where he has also served on the adjunct faculty; he is also a CFA charter holder, and certified financial planner ™ practitioner.
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The home décor retailer lost more than half its market value on Thursday on weak forward guidance, but it could be a case of overkill and might make for a good value play.
GameStop was among several slumping smaller-caps that rebounded nicely on Tuesday, but the video game retailer was hammered after hours on a sales miss and elimination of its dividend.
Overall performance is still better than both the S&P 500 and Russell 2000, but the gaps have narrowed considerably.
Bloomin' Brands jumps on its addition to the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, but Bluegreen Vacations falls on the end of a marketing pact with Bass Pro Shops
There may still be opportunities to play off the markets' perception that the retail sector is dead.
Investors that are balance sheet junkies (as I am) will need to be careful, and keep these changes in mind when performing calculations or reviewing data.