acquisitions. In just the past year, Supervalu ( SVU ) sold most of its banners to a Cerebrus group and southern chain Winn Dixie sold itself to another competitor, while A&P has entered and exited bankruptcies. The roller-coaster ride most
killing us with these.' I don't know. I don't see a severe recession." Alaska Communications ( ALSK ), Windstream ( WIN ), Frontier ( FTR ), CenturyLink ( CTL ): "...I think (Alaska Communications) is better than Frontier...I think
Mark Krieger submits: Winn - Dixie ( WINN ) just reported its second quarter results and apparently ..... produced. Gross profit margin squeeze: unfortunately, WINN ’s gross profit margin (27.7%) and operating and
Jim Pyke submits: An old adage states that "retail is detail." Grocery stores face a challenging market place where they have large fixed costs and razor thin margins. The industry has slowly grown more concentrated with emergence of superstores (Wal-Mart) and a constant push towards ever greater
were down slightly to 4% from 4.1%, primarily as the result of the costs associated with the purchase of six Winn - Dixie stores . Ruddick reaffirmed its aggressive growth plan for next year, commenting that capital expenditures would come in
We are dropping coverage of Winn - Dixie Stores WNDXQ. The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in February 2005, and prospects for any shareholder recovery are remote, in our opinion.
offered us a clarification regarding the bid made for 37 Winn - Dixie WNDXQ stores in Atlanta. The company explained that ..... SuperValu's intent was to purchase and operate the 37 Winn - Dixie stores . It seemed odd to us that the company would acquire
putting 326 stores up for sale, Winn - Dixie WNDXQ appears to be generating ..... foothold in existing markets. Winn - Dixie 's stores in Atlanta have been ..... think it is unlikely that the Winn - Dixie stores would be turned into Save-A-Lots