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Spartan Stores (sptn) Stock Research

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Threats + Weaknesses = 1

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Generic strategies categorize companies by the scope and the strength of their business. Spartan Stores does not have a definable strategy, therefore, it risks losing out to firms that concentrate on one particular competitive advantage. (read more).

Company Description: Spartan Stores, Inc. is grocery retailer and distributor which services the Midwest United States. The companys brand names include Family Fare Supermarkets, Glens Markets, D&W Fresh Markets, and Felpausch Food Centers, all of which offer a variety of consumables, baked goods, and health and beauty aids. The company also operates several fuel centers under the names Family Fare Quick Stop, Glens Quick Stop, and Felpausch Quick Stop. Update

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Discretionary Industry Analysis: The consumer discretionary industry includes companies whose sales come from consumer discretionary income purchases. Discretionary income = gross income less taxes and necessities such as rent, mortgage and food. Discretionary Trading Strategy: The consumer discretionary industry tends to be very sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued discretionary investments during economic recessions when stock prices are low and sell discretionary investments during the late stages of a bull markets when stock prices are high. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, it is the perfect time to purchase consumer discretionary investments. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: . Spartan Stores is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks.

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