Wednesday, June 11, 2014 "WHAT MAKES A SPECIALTY STORE SPECIAL?" Join us for a discussion of the specialty retail and apparel sector, including: the current macro environment for the specialty retail and apparel consumer; framework for analyzing the sector; the emergence of lifestyle brands and how direct-to-consumer can impact traditional retailers; and top picks and stocks to avoid in Ed's 33 company coverage.
Speaker: Edward Yruma is a Managing Director and equity analyst at KeyBanc Capital Markets. He currently covers 33 companies in the specialty retail, apparel, and department store space. Prior to joining Key, Ed was J.P. Morgan's equity analyst covering Business Services and Small-Mid Cap consumer companies. He also previously worked in J.P. Morgan's investment banking group focused on technology and telecommunications. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Location: Arno Ristorante, 141 West 38th St. (between 7th & Broadway), NYC