Zoe’s Kitchen (NYSE:ZOES) is a stock that I have been steadfastly bearish on since it came public. This company has terrific fundamentals including rapid growth, nice comp sales and prodigious margins but investors have bid it up to levels that are simply unbelievable. That was the case after Q1 earnings when Zoe’s was going for 246 times this year’s earnings estimates and....More>>>
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