Consumer habits and tastes change. Some changes are predictable, some are not. Some changes are short-lived fads, others are somewhat permanent. But when a consumer change in habits or tastes is both predictable and somewhat permanent, it is imperative that investors recognize this fact and invest (or not invest) accordingly!
Earnings per share at Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ: BBBY) have climbed in an almost mesmerizing staircase pattern over the years.
Bed Bath & Beyond’s latest 10Q, filed today, details more of the same earnings growth story –diluted earnings per share of $0.95 versus $0.74 for the same quarter last year. Other specialty home goods sellers Kirkland’s Inc (NASDAQ: KIRK), Cost Plus Inc (NASDAQ: CPWM) that stock home more »