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I am not bullish on GME but I won't risk shorting them. GME has been a fast mover that does not hesitate to change its model. It is already doing that my going aggressive on online stuff.


I completely understand that argument. I'm not certain I will use GME as a hedge, but I do think it is an interesting idea worth considering and I'm not as repulsed by the idea for the following reasons.

With GME's financial strength, we have to remember that there are lease commitments in addition to the debt. So all of its commitments/liabilities aren't on the balance sheet. This, of course, is the same for any physical retailer and something I'll need to size up before taking any action. As far as going online goes, that's a good idea, but puts them more directly up against Amazon, Wal-Mart, and others with deeper pockets and additional product lines to support their online software sales.

Still kicking the idea around,

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