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Mari Shor, Senior Equity Analyst

Mari Shor is a senior analyst for fundamental research covering stocks in the consumer sector at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC. Ms. Shor joined the firm in 2003 and has been a member of the investment community since 2001.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Shor was an analyst for the Structured Asset and Liability Group of the fixed-income division at Goldman Sachs. Ms. Shor began her career as an analyst in the structured finance group at Goldman Sachs.

Ms. Shor earned a B.S. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. In addition, she holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Retail sector outlook – It’s a share game

Mari Shor, Senior Equity Analyst | March 17, 2014

We believe that many of the macro and micro headwinds experienced through 2013 will continue into 2014. Low correlations across apparel retailers and manufacturers provide opportunities to generate alpha through stock picking. Faced with structural and cyclical headwinds, apparel retailers will need global brand strength, enhanced technological capabilities and supply chain expertise to gain market