Retail thrives? Two articles worth reading

We came across these two articles and thought they were worth mentioning.  

First – JC Penney sales are up, and the stock is up 50% this year – found on CNN.

JCPenney is back from the dead
http://money.cnn.com/2016/02/29/investing/jcpenney-penny-sales-comeback/index.html

 

Second – a certain class of retail mall is doing quite well – from CNBC:

Think malls are dead? Here’s proof otherwise

As retailers shutter hundreds of locations – sometimes leaving empty malls in their wake – Tanger Factory Outlet Centers continues to break ground.

Read more:http://www.cnbc.com/2016/02/29/outlet-center-growth-signals-malls-arent-dead.html

 

 

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