Issue #116

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This is issue no. 116 of 180. The last issue saw a 42.43% open rate with 6.72% going to this article on the GOAT app's pivot to eCommerce. Olympic gold turns into money green. Abercrombie to close 60+ stores as a lukewarm heritage rebrand fails to provide brand lift.

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Today's Top Intelligence (10 Reads)

Graphic: Best Performing Retailers (Total Return YTD)

Surprising, but JC Penney is en route to $1B in profit for the first time since 2012. But to no surprise, Dick's Sporting Goods (bullish on their brick & mortar) is the best performing retail front of the year.  Read Bloomberg's Shelly Banjo's latest for more.