Some charts just don’t need a whole lot of explanation.  While we have been highlighting the trend of ‘bricks to clicks’ for well over five years now, based on the performance of stocks in the retail sector this week, many are still coming to the realization that the more a company competes with Amazon or other online retailers, the more they’re going to struggle.  This week, the only two sub-industries of retail besides Internet that were up were Food and Automotive, which coincidentally enough are two types of products that consumers don’t tend to purchase online (at least not yet).

Retail By Sector

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