LUX, GME And WFM, 3 Retail Stocks Pushing The Industry Lower

All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 32 points (0.2%) at 17,861 as of Friday, May 27, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,933 issues advancing vs. 985 declining with 172 unchanged.

The Retail industry currently sits up 0.7% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.3%. Top gainers within the industry include Dollar General ( DG), up 2.0%, Delhaize Group ( DEG), up 1.9% and O'Reilly Automotive ( ORLY), up 0.6%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today:

3. Luxottica Group SpA ( LUX) is one of the companies pushing the Retail industry lower today. As of noon trading, Luxottica Group SpA is down $0.58 (-1.1%) to $54.44 on light volume. Thus far, 11,569 shares of Luxottica Group SpA exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 54,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $54.41-$54.72 after having opened the day at $54.72 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.03.

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Luxottica Group S.p.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides fashion, luxury, sports, and performance eyewear worldwide. It operates through two segments, Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution, and Retail Distribution. Luxottica Group SpA has a market cap of $26.1 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 15.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Luxottica Group SpA a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Luxottica Group SpA as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full Luxottica Group SpA Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, GameStop ( GME) is down $1.35 (-4.5%) to $28.63 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.1 million shares of GameStop exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $27.65-$28.93 after having opened the day at $28.04 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $29.98.

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GameStop Corp. operates as an omnichannel video game retailer. GameStop has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 6.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate GameStop a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates GameStop as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, revenue growth and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. Get the full GameStop Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Whole Foods Market ( WFM) is down $0.48 (-1.5%) to $32.03 on light volume. Thus far, 1.8 million shares of Whole Foods Market exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $31.90-$32.48 after having opened the day at $32.42 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $32.51.

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Whole Foods Market, Inc. operates natural and organic foods supermarkets. Its stores offers produce, packaged goods, bulk, frozen, dairy, meat, bakery, prepared foods, coffee, tea, beer, wine, cheese, nutritional supplements, vitamins, body care, pet foods, grocery, and household goods. Whole Foods Market has a market cap of $10.3 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 3.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Whole Foods Market a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 16 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Whole Foods Market as a hold. 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 find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full Whole Foods Market Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the retail industry could consider SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT) while those bearish on the retail industry could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Goods ( SZK).

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