Abercrombie & Fitch Co. remained the most attractive takeout target among a group of specialty retailers studied by Jefferies analyst Randal Konik as private equity interest in the sector has intensified.
In judging the attractiveness of companies for a leveraged buyout in his coverage universe, Konik incorporated both their stock valuations and a series of qualitative criteria, including the “compelling, differentiated” nature of a firm’s brand or brands and the strength of its management team.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"