Need to Know: Retail winners and losers as Christmas shoppers hit the home stretch

The Dow just suffered its first two-day drop since Election Day and still hasn’t hurdled over 20,000, prompting a whine or two before Christmas.

Today is our “last opportunity to see if Santa is going to deliver” that 20K present to the bulls, says Naeem Aslam from ThinkMarkets.

It’s probably too soon to sound like kids who don’t find what they want under the tree. There’s still next week and next year, after all.

What to do instead? Buy a few good-looking retail stocks as holiday shoppers hit the home stretch, while avoiding (or maybe even shorting?) the sector’s stinkers, suggests our call of the day.

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