Planar Systems – Mr. Market’s Fat Pitch Selling Opportunity

By | November 14, 2014

On rare occasion, Mr. Market serves you up a fat-pitch selling opportunity. A gross overreaction to Planar’s (NASDAQ:PLNR) Q4 2014 earnings report has created an incredibly compelling short setup. While Planar’s results were


From SA — “While Planar’s results were strong, with digital signage growing 42% yoy and a strong outlook given for Q1, the fundamentals simply do not justify the 100% increase in the share price since November 5. We have called competitors and a dozen resellers. Our checks indicate that Planar’s strong results in digital signage over the past year were partially due to one-time benefits of product releases and reseller additions. It will be very difficult to drive continued 30%+ growth off of these results.”

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Kiosk manufacturer experience since 1993. Engineer for Verizon Bill Pay kiosks while at KIS in Colorado. Extensive device knowledge for printers, scanners, currency, PCI, ADA, touch screen technology, outdoor, biometrics such as fingerprint and IRIS. Runs and manages the current kiosk association, KMA. Works with U.S. Access Board on ADA and accessibility. PCI SSC participating organization. Member of National Retail Federation (NRF) and National Restaurant Association.