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Top 5 Companies in the Apparel Retail Industry with the Best Relative Performance (LB , PLCE , BOOT , ANF , URBN )

By Nick Russo

We looked at the Apparel Retail industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

L Brands Inc (NYSE:LB ) ranks first with a gain of 6.05%; Children'S Place (NASDAQ:PLCE ) ranks second with a gain of 2.62%; and Boot Barn Holdin (NYSE:BOOT ) ranks third with a gain of 2.00%.

Abercrombie & Fi (NYSE:ANF ) follows with a gain of 1.80% and Urban Outfitter (NASDAQ:URBN ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.67%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of L Brands Inc on September 18th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $29.40. Since that recommendation, shares of L Brands Inc have risen 18.6%. We continue to monitor L Brands Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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