Nike's $8 Billion Bet -- Will It Work?

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Today, Motley Fool analysts discuss Nike's (NYS: NKE) $8 billion bet on themselves, and their decision to spend as much on share repurchases starting next year. This is a huge signal of confidence by management to investors, but Joe thinks they'll be paying a price that's a bit too steep. 

Meanwhile, James, the ever-focused dividend investor, would rather see a higher quarterly yield.

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The article Nike's $8 Billion Bet -- Will It Work? originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris Hill has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. James Early has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Joe Magyer has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Ron Gross has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Nike. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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