Articles by Jon Marino

Jon Marino

Finance Editor

Jon Marino is Thinknum's finance editor, covering the impacts of alternative data on public companies and investors. Prior to joining Thinknum, Jon worked in the management consulting industry with EY and spent 12 years as a journalist covering banking, investing and private equity.

Sycamore cuts Chico's bid - our data found falling engagement online

By Jon Marino, May 13, 2019
Florida-based women's retailer Chico's is under pressure from a private equity firm that reduced its buyout offer - our data shows key pain points for the company.
Florida-based women's retailer Chico's is under pressure from a private equity firm that reduced its buyout offer - our data shows key pain points for the company.

Data suggests Ralph Lauren sales could be up in Q1

By Jon Marino, May 13, 2019
Our data shows that Ralph Lauren added staff and started cutting prices to begin 2019 - and other trends investors need to know before the company reports earnings Tuesday.
Our data shows that Ralph Lauren added staff and started cutting prices to begin 2019 - and other trends investors need to know before the company reports earnings Tuesday.

Why Tapestry, the maker of Coach handbags, is beloved by analysts

By Jon Marino, May 10, 2019
Using online-only metrics doesn't paint the complete picture of women's fashion company Tapestry - you have to get the data on its brick-and-mortar locations to understand its potential.
Using online-only metrics doesn't paint the complete picture of women's fashion company Tapestry - you have to get the data on its brick-and-mortar locations to understand its potential.

Facebook users are bailing on Nordstrom

By Jon Marino, May 9, 2019
Wedbush Securities downgraded Nordstrom stock ahead of its May 21 earnings report, citing steeper discounts and revenue deterioration.
Wedbush Securities downgraded Nordstrom stock ahead of its May 21 earnings report, citing steeper discounts and revenue deterioration.

Office Depot needs to reverse these trends to compete with Amazon Business

By Jon Marino, May 7, 2019
Amazon Business has built itself into a multi-billion dollar behemoth in the B2B business supply space - and for brick-and-mortar retailers trying to make a digital transformation, time is running out.
Amazon Business has built itself into a multi-billion dollar behemoth in the B2B business supply space - and for brick-and-mortar retailers trying to make a digital transformation, time is running out.

David Einhorn bets AerCap stock will take off - three charts explain why

By Jon Marino, May 6, 2019
David Einhorn is betting on AerCap stock, with the expectation the airplane lessor will benefit from an industry that is getting more consumers and less cyclical market exposure.
David Einhorn is betting on AerCap stock, with the expectation the airplane lessor will benefit from an industry that is getting more consumers and less cyclical market exposure.

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