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not really
blast from the past though - another 10 to 15m with kirklands

at first
BS has 80m in cash and no debt
cap is only 160m
CFFO past 3 years was 130.2m,or 43.4m with 45.1 ly

that's the good news
Bad news is CapEx was 96m or 32m or 28.4m last year
and some of the cffo is working capital changes (not sustainable)
and comps are falling along with margins in the stores (E-comm is up, but who bloody cares?)
and e-comm continues to grow but is break-even (E-comm is GREAT for customers, sucks for biz; most biz other than flea-bag amzn which doesn't have to make a profit on their transactions) to declining
and they keep opening stores with lots of closures


another cheap looking
based on cffo
where they spend spend spend

I was in a store the other day - the concept has always been flaky
hard to get interested

good news is the CEO is gone

maybe they can find some stupid British retailer to buy them out...
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