Consumer >> Analyst Interviews >> August 9, 2012

Specialty Hardline Retailers Grapple with Online-Only Competition

Chukumba, Anthony C.
Anthony C. Chukumba, Managing Director and Senior Research Analyst for BB&T Capital Markets’ consumer group, follows the specialty hardlines retailing sector. Before joining the firm, he followed the same sector as a Senior Research Analyst with FTN Equity Capital Markets and Morningstar. Mr. Chukumba received a B.S. in accounting from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, and an MBA with a concentration in finance from Harvard Business School. Profile
TWST: Please start with a snapshot of your coverage universe.

Mr. Chukumba: I cover the specialty hardlines retailing sector, including consumer electronics retailers, home furnishings