Bear's Bet on the Retailing Sector

Lugo, Denise
November 2004
Investment Dealers' Digest;11/8/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 43, p28
Trade Publication
Discusses the plans of Bear Stearns Merchant Banking Group for the bank's retailing portfolio. Solid expertise developed by the merchant banking unit in the retailing business; Value of Bear's retailing portfolio which includes Vitamin Shoppe Industries Inc., Sutton Place Gourmet Inc., Swiss upscale clothing retailer Bally International AG and unsold stake in New York & Co.; Challenging situations facing Bear Stearns with the Bally Group and Vitamin Shoppe.


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