After spending much of the past year in the doldrums, Skechers
Skechers' recent sales growth has caught the attention of many CAPS members who see good potential to profit following a big fall in the share price. Hot-selling toning shoes and the benefits they purportedly bring have faced skepticism from the likes of Nike
Skechers' recent success isn't isolated to its own footwear. Other shoemakers such as Deckers Outdoor
And while other U.S.-based apparel companies such as Coach
Skechers is also taking a more direct approach aimed at maintaining the momentum of its toning shoe sales. Similar to the ambitious plans of venerated shoe kings Nike and Under Armour
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