The leaders in TheStreet.com's Beat the Street contest stepped boldly into retail this week, and were rewarded for their efforts in Wednesday's trading.
Currrent leader Rcoon200 has a portfolio worth $278,408 thanks to long positions in Coldwater Creek (CWTR - Get Report), China Finance (JRJC - Get Report), J. Crew (JCG), Sigma Designs (SIGM - Get Report) and OmniVision (OVTI - Get Report), which Rcoon200 swapped into the portfolio on Wednesday morning.
The top five is rounded out by Alexhmt201 at $274,233, MartyKing at $274,109, LL122393 at $273,907, and Gibby63 at $273,570. Other retail stocks held by the top five include Ralph Lauren (RL - Get Report), DollarTree (DLTR - Get Report) and Wet Seal (WTSLA).
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