Marshall Hargrave

Marshall Hargrave


Serial entrepreneur, startup junkie, registered investment adviser

Recent articles

What the Smartwatch Trend Really Means for Watch Retailers

Although smartwatches are one of the hottest wearables in the market, it doesn't appear that they will have a lasting impact on the major watch makers.

Which Dollar Store Is Still in Trouble?

The dollar-store industry could be in trouble as the economy strengthens, but this particular company is doomed either way.

What does a Name Change for this Coffee Company Really Mean?

This company realigned its name with its focus, which is a good sign for 2014.

Despite Coffee Prices, This Company Is Poised for More Gains in 2014

This coffee company could be one of the best ways to play China as well as a great investment for 2014.

The Best Mall Retailer with the Most Upside for 2014

Despite the fickleness of the apparel industry, this retailer could be a solid investment for 2014.

Investors Shouldn't Underestimate This Electronics Retailer In 2014

The fear that Amazon was going to render the electronics retail industry obsolete was all but dismissed in 2013, and there's one electronics retailer that appears to have room for even more upside in 2014.

2014 Will Be a Good Year for Lululemon as Women Get Active

This stock has taken its lumps of late, but it's still a fan favorite and it should also be an investor favorite.

A Retailer of Many Names Might Have Found Its Niche

Handbag demand is gaining strength as the economy rebounds, and the newly-focused Kate Spade could be a great buy

The Best Turnaround Story in the Fast Food Industry

A business model transition is the best sign of a turnaround, and this fast food company is firing on all cylinders.

This New IPO Is a Great Way to Stay Entertained

The IPO market can overheat at times, but this movie stock looks like a good long-term bet.

How Overseas Gambling Will Continue to Grow Beyond 2014

This major casino operator has had an enjoyable run, but there is more in store.

How Drugstores Can Make You Money With Change

The drugstores competed against each other for a long time, but now they're taking on the rest of retail.

The Highest-End Retail Market Is Poised for Gains

High-end retail is resilient against a weak economy, but it should also perform well in a rebounding economy.

There Is Little Upside for This Supplement Company

There is a lot of controversy over whether or not multi-vitamins actually work; regardless, this stock isn't worth owning.

Why This Dollar Store Isn’t Worth Your Dollar

While the dollar stores have done great over the last half-decade, the tide could be turning.

Off-Priced Retail Is Poised for Another Run in 2014

The off-priced retail stores have done well thanks to a poor economy, but there could still be upside to this sector.

Making the Most of the Turnaround in Retail

This beaten and bruised retailer could finally be showing signs of life.

Dollar Stores Don't Always Have to Be Cheap

This dollar-store company isn't necessarily cheap, but it has the best growth prospects by far.

There's Still Money to Be Made in Dollar Stores

Despite being the nation's largest dollar-store operator, Dollar General still has more room to grow.

The Best Shoe Investment Is a Well-Kept Secret

This shoemaker has little Wall Street interest, but it should be on every investor's radar.