Abercrombie & Fitch (usually referred to here on Slope as simply “Skank”) has been in a slow burn for a long time. I’m a big fan of retail shorts these days (KATE, PIR WSM, etc.) and this is the absolutely king of the clobbered.
I’ve been a fan of short positions for retailers, as well as the ETF (symbol XRT), but there’s one in particular I’d like to point out as my favorite: Williams-Sonoma. Here’s the chart:
On this quiet holiday weekend, I’m just going to share charts which have these characteristics: (1) I am not in position on any of them; (2) they look like attractive short set-ups; (3) they are all in the same sector; in this case: retail. Here you go: