Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.
Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE: BBW) stock has bounced in recent days from an earnings preannouncement along with the CEO announcing plans to retire from that post. Build-A-Bear is a specialty retailer of bears and other plush animals which are customizable with clothes, shoes and accessories. Declining sales over the past two years led to underperformance in the shares of BBW. The stock has steadily rebounded from its low of $3.36 more »
There’s a reason that future business managers and CEOs are taught the virtue of diversification. Offering a variety of products to a roster of clients maximizes profit potential and provides revenue insulation should a company lose customers. Unfortunately, this lesson can be forgotten when your biggest client is a major market mover and a primary source of revenue.
Stocks took a tumble in the US on Monday with the world coming to an end. Experts say Greece is looking worse, Soros thinks the EU is doing the bailout all wrong, and US housing cannot seem to get solid footing. The DJIA decreased 138 points (-1.09%) and the VIX spiked 12%. However, some stocks defied the downward pressures of the market and moved upward.
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