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Best Retail Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top retail stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best retail stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the specialty retail industry.

Industry: Specialty Retail
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
OLPX
OLAPLEX HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$3.71B$5.714.77%$444.24M12.98x1.28
HZO
MARINEMAX INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$694.14M$31.961.04%$284.62M3.50x0.73
LIVE
LIVE VENTURES INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$75.22M$24.42-1.40%$59.81M1.66x1.68
WSM
WILLIAMS SONOMA INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$7.54B$113.271.31%$1.99B6.75x2.25
HIBB
HIBBETT INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$873.62M$68.640.99%$183.71M8.19x1.78
ELA
ENVELA CORP
NYSEMKT
Specialty Retail
$141.09M$5.240.58%$14.68M11.39x0.80
ULTA
ULTA BEAUTY INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$24.51B$481.650.33%$2.11B21.08x1.77
TSCO
TRACTOR SUPPLY CO
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$24.25B$219.521.00%$1.69B23.68x3.08
BGFV
BIG 5 SPORTING GOODS CORP
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$250.68M$11.30-1.82%$144.67M5.51x1.70
AAP
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$8.69B$146.59-0.04%$946.52M18.65x3.47
GPC
GENUINE PARTS CO
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$26.20B$185.631.51%$1.98B22.18x3.47
TA
TRAVELCENTERS OF AMERICA INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$698.71M$47.041.69%$319.25M5.36x3.47
BBY
BEST BUY CO INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$18.45B$83.402.49%$2.91B12.41x4.69
BBW
BUILD-A-BEAR WORKSHOP INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$383.66M$26.013.34%$68.30M7.74x1.68
MUSA
MURPHY USA INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$6.57B$290.77-1.83%$1.17B10.55x4.40
SBH
SALLY BEAUTY HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$1.19B$11.10-0.98%$437.57M6.57x7.78
NVVE
NUVVE HOLDING CORP
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$12.12M$0.50-3.10%-$76.42M-0.12x0.37
DKS
DICK's SPORTING GOODS INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$10.17B$121.902.87%$1.95B8.18x2.77
FIVE
FIVE BELOW INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$10.11B$182.101.98%$405.78M44.20x1.67
MNSO
MINISO GROUP HOLDING LTD
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$3.76B$12.2611.05%N/A30.20x0.55
WINA
WINMARK CORP
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$825.07M$240.000.00%$53.90M20.78x-1.56
SFIX
STITCH FIX INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$439.91M$3.977.59%-$224.48M-1.67x1.53
EVGO
EVGO INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$1.53B$5.780.70%-$2.57M-11.12x-0.21
EYE
NATIONAL VISION HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$3.12B$39.50-1.52%$178.80M54.86x1.53
AAN
AARON's COMPANY INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$364.75M$11.85-1.33%$719.59M21.55x1.68
AZO
AUTOZONE INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$47.24B$2,488.901.37%$3.71B20.60x-5.32
ASO
ACADEMY SPORTS & OUTDOORS INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$4.42B$56.54-0.58%$946.46M7.75x2.07
RH
RH
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$6.29B$266.381.65%$814.44M8.25x3.55
REAL
THEREALREAL INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$149.06M$1.524.83%-$150.57M-0.68x-5.49
WOOF
PETCO HEALTH & WELLNESS COMPANY INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$3.22B$10.593.12%$818.63M33.09x1.83
TCS
CONTAINER STORE GROUP INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$245.55M$4.851.46%$138.22M3.85x1.73
BARK
BARK INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$281.80M$1.595.30%-$57.72M-3.46x1.22
KAR
KAR AUCTION SERVICES INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$1.47B$13.501.66%$443.00M13.50x2.46
LE
LANDS' END INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$295.04M$8.942.88%$68.45M-127.71x2.15
CHPT
CHARGEPOINT HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$3.76B$11.002.23%-$295.97M-11.34x1.96
BWMX
BETTERWARE DE MEXICO SAPI DE CV
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$245.54M$6.581.23%N/AN/A10.89
KSPN
KASPIEN HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$2.68M$0.740.14%-$10.91M-0.12x5.26
TLF
TANDY LEATHER FACTORY INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$41.47M$5.000.00%$6.03M45.45x0.39
GME
GAMESTOP CORP
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$7.55B$24.7911.37%-$453.30M-14.71x1.67
ORLY
O REILLY AUTOMOTIVE INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$52.34B$836.360.91%$3.30B25.29x-11.15
BQ
BOQII HOLDING LTD
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$19.84M$1.30-9.09%N/A-1.29x2.79
CONN
CONNS INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$175.04M$7.31-7.12%$103.30M-17.40x2.20
YSG
YATSEN HOLDING LTD
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$732.42M$1.319.17%N/A-4.61x0.18
BNED
BARNES & NOBLE EDUCATION INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$76.27M$1.45-4.61%-$17.57M-0.97x5.19
FLWS
1 800 FLOWERS COM INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$547.42M$8.471.07%$65.02M60.50x1.55
VLTA
VOLTA INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$74.58M$0.432.14%-$217.89M-0.66x1.23
JOAN
JOANN INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$182.32M$4.47-3.87%$211.50M-3.24x48.44
TUEM
TUESDAY MORNING CORP
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$19.56M$3.292.17%-$51.50M-0.13x57.43
CTIB
YUNHONG CTI LTD
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$11.72M$0.738.15%-$9.54M-0.35x4.80
HNST
HONEST COMPANY INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$257.63M$2.78-1.07%-$42.35M-5.56x0.60
ODP
ODP CORP
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$2.17B$47.37-0.23%$75.00M-22.56x1.95
KIRK
KIRKLAND's INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$50.51M$3.962.59%-$7.35M-1.71x9.03
BBBY
BED BATH & BEYOND INC
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$267.61M$3.331.99%-$639.62M-0.24x-9.08
PRTY
PARTY CITY HOLDCO INC
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$67.20M$0.59-0.17%-$94.36M-0.26x-19.67
SSU
SIGNA SPORTS UNITED NV
NYSE
Specialty Retail
$1.83B$5.43-2.16%N/AN/A0.66
JFBR
JEFFS' BRANDS LTD
NASDAQ
Specialty Retail
$9.67M$1.41-9.62%N/AN/A10.13

Retail Stocks FAQ

What are the best retail stocks to buy right now in Dec 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best retail stocks to buy right now are:

1. Olaplex Holdings (NASDAQ:OLPX)


Olaplex Holdings (NASDAQ:OLPX) is the top retail stock with a Zen Score of 73, which is 41 points higher than the retail industry average of 32. It passed 24 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Olaplex Holdings has seen its stock lose -78.39% over the past year, underperforming other retail stocks by -78 percentage points.

Olaplex Holdings has an average 1 year price target of $9.92, an upside of 73.68% from Olaplex Holdings's current stock price of $5.71.

Olaplex Holdings stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 13 analysts covering Olaplex Holdings, 38.46% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 15.38% have issued a Buy, 30.77% have issued a hold, while 7.69% have issued a Sell rating, and 7.69% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Marinemax (NYSE:HZO)


Marinemax (NYSE:HZO) is the second best retail stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 28 points higher than the retail industry average of 32. It passed 19 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Marinemax has seen its stock lose -43.43% over the past year, underperforming other retail stocks by -43 percentage points.

Marinemax has an average 1 year price target of $44.60, an upside of 39.55% from Marinemax's current stock price of $31.96.

Marinemax stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering Marinemax, 40% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 20% have issued a Buy, 40% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Live Ventures (NASDAQ:LIVE)


Live Ventures (NASDAQ:LIVE) is the third best retail stock with a Zen Score of 58, which is 26 points higher than the retail industry average of 32. It passed 18 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Live Ventures has seen its stock lose -28.38% over the past year, underperforming other retail stocks by -28 percentage points.

What are the retail stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 15 retail stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 retail stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Build A Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW)


Build A Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) has an annual dividend yield of N/A, which is N/A percentage points lower than the retail industry average of 3.98%.

Build A Bear Workshop's dividend payout ratio of 37.2% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Betterware De Mexico Sapi De Cv (NASDAQ:BWMX)


Betterware De Mexico Sapi De Cv (NASDAQ:BWMX) has an annual dividend yield of 16.18%, which is 12 percentage points higher than the retail industry average of 3.98%.

3. Joann (NASDAQ:JOAN)


Joann (NASDAQ:JOAN) has an annual dividend yield of 9.62%, which is 6 percentage points higher than the retail industry average of 3.98%.

Joann's dividend payout ratio of -30.4% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are retail stocks up?

Retail stocks were up 1.02% in the last day, and down -1.73% over the last week. Gamestop was the among the top gainers in the specialty retail industry, gaining 11.37% yesterday.

GameStop shares are trading higher following the company's Q3 financial results. The strength is also possibly in sympathy with the overall market following continuing jobless claims, which came in higher than expected.

What are the most undervalued retail stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued retail stocks right now are:

1. Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV)


Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) is the most undervalued retail stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Big 5 Sporting Goods has a valuation score of 100, which is 64 points higher than the retail industry average of 36. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Big 5 Sporting Goods's stock has dropped -47.37% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the retail industry by -47 percentage points.

2. Hibbett (NASDAQ:HIBB)


Hibbett (NASDAQ:HIBB) is the second most undervalued retail stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Hibbett has a valuation score of 86, which is 50 points higher than the retail industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Hibbett's stock has dropped -6.99% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the retail industry by -6 percentage points.

3. Live Ventures (NASDAQ:LIVE)


Live Ventures (NASDAQ:LIVE) is the third most undervalued retail stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Live Ventures has a valuation score of 86, which is 50 points higher than the retail industry average of 36. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Live Ventures's stock has dropped -28.38% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the retail industry by -28 percentage points.

Are retail stocks a good buy now?

38% of retail stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect retail stocks to rise by 4.5% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the specialty retail industry?

The average P/E ratio of the specialty retail industry is 18.63x.
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