Dick’s Sporting Goods: Omnichannel is Ominous


Use the podcast player below to listen to our discussion on Dick's Sporting Goods and its Q2’22 result, which accompanies the detailed write-up below: (Date of report: 15 September 2022) Dick’s Sporting Goods is the largest independent sporting goods chain in the US. The business has aged far better than its name, although it is now facing the challenges of the direct-to-consumer strategy being put in place by giants like Nike. This business was an undercover winner of the pandemic, achieving sales and margins that nobody had dreamed possible for Dick’s. The earnings before tax in the latest quarter were higher [...]