Discount retailers Big Lots and TJX Companies are having a great 2016. Shares of both companies are up by double digits year-to-date despite the struggle in the broader U.S. retail sector. What are their success stories attributable to, and which stock is a better buy for investors right now?
Big Lots is a non-traditional big box
retailer. The company offers a rotating lineup of heavily discounted
name-brand goods in the food, furniture, electronics, and seasonal
departments. At last count, the company operated 1,448 stores in 47
states. . . . more