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Deckers Outdoor Corporation



) pushed the Consumer Non-Durables industry lower today making it today's featured Consumer Non-Durables laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.2%. By the end of trading, Deckers Outdoor Corporation fell 60 cents (-1.2%) to $50.61 on light volume. Throughout the day, 1.1 million shares of Deckers Outdoor Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $49.99-$51.65 after having opened the day at $51.09 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $51.21. Other companies within the Consumer Non-Durables industry that declined today were:

Coldwater Creek



), down 7.8%,




), down 7%,

Tufco Technologies



), down 4.8%, and

Forward Industries



), down 4.5%.

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Deckers Outdoor Corporation engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of footwear and accessories for outdoor activities and casual lifestyle use for men, women, and children. Deckers Outdoor Corporation has a market cap of $1.69 billion and is part of the

consumer goods

sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.3, above the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 9.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 32.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are six analysts that rate Deckers Outdoor Corporation a buy, one analyst rates it a sell, and four rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Deckers Outdoor Corporation as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share.

On the positive front,

Fuwei Films Company



), up 5.4%,

Tandy Brands Accessories



), up 5%,

Ocean Bio-Chem



), up 4.7%, and

Northern Technologies International



), up 3.9%, were all gainers within the consumer non-durables industry with

Lululemon Athletica



) being today's featured consumer non-durables industry leader.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the consumer non-durables industry could consider

Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR



) while those bearish on the consumer non-durables industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Goods