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.
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