Investopedia: The Window For Sears Holdings Seems To Be Closing Fast
There's no such thing as an essential
retailer. Ask anybody younger than 35 about Montgomery Ward or Service
Merchandise and you're likely to get a blank look; the same will be true
of names like Mervyn's and Circuit City before too much longer.
Although Eddie Lampert's team is working hard to fix what ails Sears Holdings (Nasdaq:SHLD), it is increasingly looking like an uphill battle for a company that is being out-done on multiple retailing fronts.