Zumiez Inc. ($ZUMZ) Cautious Buy or Hold to $37 Confident Investor Rating: Fair

Company name Zumiez Inc.
Stock ticker ZUMZ
Live stock price [stckqut]ZUMZ[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Fair

MANAGEMENT EXECUTION

Employee productivity Poor
Sales growth Fair
EPS growth Good
P/E growth Poor
EBIT growth Good

ANALYSIS

Confident Investor Rating Fair
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $32.91
Target stock price (averages with growth) $51.67
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $49.93
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $32.92

The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=zumz

Zumiez Inc. (Zumiez) is a specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories operating under the Zumiez brand name. As of January 28, 2012, the Company operated 434 stores in the United States and 10 stores in Canada. In addition, the Company operates a Website that sells merchandise online. At January 28, 2012, its stores averaged approximately 2,900 square feet. Its apparel offerings include tops, bottoms, outerwear and accessories, such as caps, bags and backpacks, belts, jewelry and sunglasses. Zumiez’s footwear offerings primarily consist of action sports related athletic shoes and sandals. Its equipment offerings, or hardgoods, include skateboards, snowboards and ancillary gear, such as boots and bindings. The Company also offers a selection of other items, such as miscellaneous novelties.
Confident Investor comments: At this time, I think that a Confident Investor can cautiously invest in Zumiez Inc. as long as the price is correct. Most of the fundamentals of this company are good but there are some concerns.

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