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Lowest EBITDA Growth in the Specialty Stores Industry Detected in Shares of Barnes & Noble (BKS, HIBB, WMAR, DKS, BBW)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Stores industry with the lowest EBITDA Growth (next year estimate vs. LTM). EBITDA Growth can be valuable in predicting future cash flow generation and earnings power.

Barnes & Noble ranks lowest with a EBITDA growth of -20.4%. Following is Hibbett Sports with a EBITDA growth of 2.6%. West Marine ranks third lowest with a EBITDA growth of 5.8%.

Dick's Sporting Goods follows with a EBITDA growth of 7.1%, and Build-A-Bear Workshop rounds out the bottom five with a EBITDA growth of 8.7%.

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