All Buttoned Up At Burlington

Burlington Coat Factory (BCF) isn't exactly retailing's Rodney Dangerfield--who gets no respect. Burlington's stock has gained 43% this year, from 16 to 23 a share. But Bernard Sosnick of Genesis Merchant Group says Burlington is underpriced, compared with better-known peers: Over the past seven years, its earnings have risen at an annual rate of 14.3%--faster than rivals.

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