At the time of publication, Bentz was long XXX, although positions may change at any time. Kristin Bentz joined TheStreet.com in August 2007. A former Wall Street retail analyst, Bentz served as the product manager for consumer equities at Lehman Brothers. She has analyzed retail stocks for Northeast Securities' Independent Research Group and Ladenburg Thalmann. Bentz writes the blog
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