West Marine Inc (WMAR)

12.96
0.01 0.04
Prev Close 12.96
Open 12.97
Day Low/High 12.96 / 12.98
52 Wk Low/High 7.65 / 10.38
Volume 260.08K
Avg Volume 251.70K
Exchange
Shares Outstanding 25.27M
Market Cap 327.81M
EPS 0.20
Div & Yield 0.20 (1.50%)

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What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

Double-Net Dividend stocks, which some would call misfits, doing OK so far.

Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Just two months after its creation, the portfolio handily is beating the Russell 2000 Index and Russell Microcap Index.

My Midyear Value Investing Highs and Lows

My Midyear Value Investing Highs and Lows

Bob Evans Farms and Kulicke & Soffa were among the first-half winners, while Ruby Tuesday and Fitbit were big disappointments.

Who's Next? 4 Cash-Rich Names With 'Net' Positives

Who's Next? 4 Cash-Rich Names With 'Net' Positives

'Double-nets' have been fertile ground for acquisitions.

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

The list is dominated by retailers, of which there are four; that's unfortunate, given the pressure that sector is facing these days.

West Marine Surprisingly Launches Dividend

West Marine Surprisingly Launches Dividend

I've never seen such a small name that is so deep into value territory begin paying a dividend.

Using an Old Screen to Shift Through Value Names and Find a Few Nuggets

Using an Old Screen to Shift Through Value Names and Find a Few Nuggets

This screen looks to identify companies that may be cheap based on measures of earnings and book value.

The Latest Scoops on 3 Value Plays I Own

The Latest Scoops on 3 Value Plays I Own

West Marine and Fitbit posted quarterly results, while CoreCivic got a lift from a Jeff Sessions memo.

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

My tracking portfolio is flat for the year to date, though there have been wildly divergent performances by the constituent stocks.

Blue Friday for Ruby Tuesday and 2 Other Value Names

Blue Friday for Ruby Tuesday and 2 Other Value Names

Shares of the restaurant chain -- my Best Idea for 2017 -- fell nearly 25% at week's end on weak second-quarter results.

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

An eclectic mix of 20 companies made my cut of stocks trading at 1x to 2x net current asset value.

3 Early Winners (and 1 Loser) from Trump's Win

3 Early Winners (and 1 Loser) from Trump's Win

The game just started, but several names in my portfolio have been off to the races since Election Day.

2 'Down-Ballot' Stocks That Get My Vote

2 'Down-Ballot' Stocks That Get My Vote

Reports like these are largely overshadowed by those of more popular names.

A Flyby Over Value's Backwater

A Flyby Over Value's Backwater

These names frequently trade at low multiples to current assets and may (but may not) be worthy of purchase.

2 Debt-Free Value Names Worth Inspection

2 Debt-Free Value Names Worth Inspection

Richardson Electronics and West Marine both trade below tangible book value and have solid cash positions.

West Marine Drifts Back Into Deep Value Waters

West Marine Drifts Back Into Deep Value Waters

The specialty boating retailer is trading below net current asset value yet is profitable, which makes it worth a look.

Let's Be Rational About This Portfolio

Here's a good way to find deeply undervalued stocks.

Here Is a Retailer Trading Below Net Current Asset Value

And yet, West Marine is currently profitable.

3 Cheap, Safe Stocks With the Ability to Survive

Some patience is required, but these have seen solid results.

I'll Take Mine With an Order of Schloss

Dependable screen reveals some good cheap stocks.

Sears Hometown Has Some Strong Points

Local franchise owners are more customer responsive.

Keeping the Focus on Small-Cap Bargains

Value plus quality remains the most profitable strategy of all.

You Can Bet on Earnings Overreactions

I'll be watching closely for a chance to pick up bargains.

Why I'm Losing My Patience in 2015

Because I need more impatience when it comes to selling a stock.

Survive to Thrive

In dangerous market conditions, I restrict myself to safe and cheap names.

Deep Value Hunters Have a Bleak Market

It may be best to do nothing until there is inventory creation.

This Isn't Even a Minor Correction Yet

We are still just about 3.5% off all-time highs in the market.

Taking a Longer View of Earnings Season

Value investors look for good entry points, rather than sweating every penny.