|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's range||46.81 - 47.75|
|52-week range||46.81 - 47.75|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.27|
|PE ratio (TTM)||14.98|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
With that in mind, let's see why BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE: BJ), Foot Locker (NYSE: FL), and Kroger (NYSE: KR) stocks all seem like solid investments heading into the new year. Investors looking for exposure to the wholesale retailing niche usually gravitate toward the industry's biggest players, Walmart and Costco.
Foot Locker (FL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
Seeking to keep one immensely rich activist in particular at bay, Foot Locker (NYSE: FL) announced the temporary adoption of a shareholder rights plan, otherwise known as a "poison pill," to guard against a takeover attempt. Alarm bells sounded when the company realized Vesa Equity Investment had progressively bought up a 12.2% stake in Foot Locker, with the most recent purchase, on Dec. 4, snapping up 153,730 shares. Vesa Equity is a holding company owned and controlled by Daniel Kretinsky, a Czech billionaire lawyer who is an aggressive, well-known activist investor, dubbed "the Czech sphinx."