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Spinoff Odds & Ends: MSG, CRC update and catching up on some old news

It’s been a little over 10 months since the last Odds & Ends so the time is right to bring this fan favorite back. 1. Yet Another Value Blog recently posted a lengthy, in depth series analyzing the media industry. The most recent edition – another great read – is focused on sports rights and sports investing. The… Read More »

Fly Like An American Eagle ‘Til I’m Free? No Support For Spinoff Now For Soaring Aerie Lingerie

American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) isn’t considering a spinoff of Aerie, its lingerie brand…at least right now. At least that is the message from AEO’s CFO Bob Madore who told Bloomberg that a spin may come, ‘but not today’. The lingerie brand has been grabbing market share and growing at a rapid clip. With Aerie’s Q4 comps at +23%… Read More »

It’s Anchors Aweigh For Old Navy As Struggling Gap Plans To Toss It Overboard

This summer will mark the 50th anniversary of Don Fisher opening the first Gap(GPS) store in San Francisco. That initial store opened just days after Woodstock and a month after Neil Armstrong took his small step and, it initially sold only Levi’s jeans and records. Fisher’s concept was that his store would always have every size in stock… Read More »