Amazon Has Killed the Mall and You Are Dumb For Thinking Otherwise

There was a good, but misplaced, thought stemming from Nordstrom's (JWN) recent decision to put itself up for sale.

That is after years of stock price carnage brought on by Amazon's (AMZN) advance, department store stalwarts such as Macy's (M) , J.C. Penney (JCP) and Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) had finally reached attractive valuations. Unfortunately, the Amazon deal for Whole Foods Market (WFM) has suggested that logic is tragically flawed. Shares of the aforementioned retailers have continued to plunge, and weren't helped at all by news on Wednesday of an Amazon/Nike (NKE) tie-up....632 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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