Weekly 5: Analyst recommends MarineMax buy


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Christopher Gerber (CGerber@BoatingIndustry.com)
November 26, 2013
Filed under Top Stories, Weekly 5

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com.

1. Analyst recommends MarineMax buy

MarineMax stock could be undervalued by as much as 100 percent, Todd Campbell of Gundalow Advisors writes in a recent note.

He cites rising consumer confidence and the company’s increasing sales as several reasons MarineMax could continue to perform well in the coming months.

2. Brunswick gets downgraded

On the other hand, Brunswick Corp.’s rapid price increase recently has some less bullish on the stock. Zacks cut the company’s rating from “buy” to “neutral.” Brunswick Corp. stock is up about 50 percent so far in 2013.

3. 7 marketing truths every business leader should know

There are seven truisms that every business leader needs to understand about marketing, Steve Tobak writes in this Entrepreneur.com article.

4. Email marketing still works

Social media may get the buzz, but email marketing still matters – and is still effective.

Vin Turk offers advice for getting it right in this MarketingProfs.com piece.

5. Sell on Facebook using images

We’re lucky to be in a very visually interesting industry. Pictures of boats are a lot more exciting than, say, MRI machines. Here are six ways to effectively use images in your Facebook posts.


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