The jitters that plagued Wall Street in September are finally abating. As a result, equity prices are at or near record levels. The negative rhetoric was wrong, as we’ve been writing all along, so our strategy of finding stocks to buy was correct. Investors could let their winners run, but not indiscriminately. This is the…

GameStop (NYSE:GME) announced at the end of July that it will rebrand all of its Canadian stores from EB Games to GameStop to align itself with its U.S. operations. The change, which is expected to happen by the end of 2021, gives owners of GME stock a little insight into the specialty retailer’s future direction.…

The pandemic has flipped the script of several aspects of our lives, and the cosmetic industry is no exception. An array of new beauty trends have emerged in the past year, which have compelled cosmetics businesses to reevaluate their strategies. Moreover, beauty stocks represented by the Consumer Staples Select Sector ETF (NYSEARCA:XLP) have trailed the…

When you meet with your colleagues over a Zoom (NASDAQ:ZM) call, none of them know what perfume or cologne you aren’t wearing. Source: Shutterstock And when you never leave your house to go a restaurant, bar or church, no one knows what makeup or skincare products you aren’t using. But now that the world is opening for…

Beauty stocks are set for a whole new look with industry revenues expected to surpass 2019 numbers this year. For much of 2020, companies in the sector were overshadowed by pandemic headwinds. Limited social events and lower foot traffic in stores meant poor sales and earnings. On the flip side, skincare and personal care products…