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) pushed the Retail industry higher today making it today's featured retail winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2%. By the end of trading, GameStop rose $4.29 (9.0%) to $51.91 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 10,096,335 shares of GameStop exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3,052,100 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $51.57-$56.08 after having opened the day at $53.95 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $47.62. Other companies within the Retail industry that increased today were:
), up 10.5%,
), up 6.2%,
), up 5.5% and
), up 5.4%.
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GameStop Corp. operates as a video game retailer. GameStop has a market cap of $5.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 89.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate GameStop a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates GameStop as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow.
- You can view the full GameStop Ratings Report.
On the negative front,
), down 17.7%,
), down 15.4%,
), down 11.9% and
), down 10.7% , were all laggards within the retail industry with
) being today's retail industry laggard.
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