Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1

Do Blue Boxes Still Mean Green Cash?
By Stephen D. Simpson
February 28, 2005

Posh is hot. Whether it's leather bags, fine watches, or high-end clothing, consumers have shown an ongoing willingness to shell out cash for the finer things of life. With the purse strings of the well-to-do (and those who want to live like the well-to-do) a bit looser, shares of companies such as Coach (NYSE: COH), Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN), Movado (NYSE: MOV), and Neiman Marcus (NYSE: NMGa) have all managed to outpace the overall market.

Despite this robust environment, the company arguably most associated with luxury items in America, Tiffany (NYSE: TIF), has languished...
Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.