Why GameStop Is Poised to Pull Back
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, video game retailer GameStop has received the dreaded one-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at GameStop and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Grapevine, Texas (1994)
Computer and electronics retail
CEO J. Paul Raines (since 2010)
CFO Robert Lloyd (since 2010)
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$635.8 million / $0
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 13% of the 748 All-Star members who have rated GameStop believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
I gave this one the red thumb on Investor Beat today. Too many stores, no real fight against digital distribution, too many headwinds, this will be a long, slow bleed. Pass.
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