The earnings report was bad. But it may have been the company's outlook that really mattered.
News & Analysis: TheRealReal
Analysts were raving about the company's potential.
Piper Sandler kicked off its coverage of the luxury consignment specialist with a bullish outlook.
Online retailer The RealReal tanked in early trading even though the company is trying to put its best foot forward.
The secondhand retailer joined forces with a fashion giant and investors seemed to think it was a good idea.
An online consignment specialist, high-margin cruise line operator, trendy discounter, and streaming video pioneer are four companies angling for your money.
One offers treasures for a bargain, another is about luxury and sustainability, and the third just may overcome slowdowns at the mall.
If you dismiss a company without doing the research, you can miss out on interesting businesses like these.
Optimism is growing about the upscale retailers' post-pandemic prospects.
Better-than-expected earnings are part of the story.