Little cheer on the high street
Profit warnings from Debenhams and Mothercare are more evidence that traditional retailers are fighting a losing battle against nimbler online competi…
The cloud over retail has a silver lining
A sense of gloom hangs over the retail sector – but pick the right stocks at the right price and there are still potential pots of gold out there for …
Next: Out of fashion
Clothing retailer Next has released gloomy results, yet the firm’s shares rallied strongly. Why? Ben Judge reports.
The end of an era for hedge funds
More than 1,000 hedge funds shut down last year – the most since the financial crisis. There are now fewer funds around than at any time since 2013. W…
If you’d invested in: Indivior and Next
Drugmaker Indivior is on the up, while retailer Next, once a favourite with investors, has lost its way.
Next faces its toughest year since 2008
The clothing retailer has long been a favourite of long-term investors, but now Next is facing tough times.