Jharonne Martis

Jharonne Martis

Bio

Jharonne Martis’s key responsibilities include analysis of actual and estimated retail same store sales data over time and across competitors, providing insight into company outlooks, revealing trend expectations, and yielding clues to anticipated consumer behavior. Her observations and analysis can be found in her monthly research reports, SSS Preview and SSS Review, which are widely distributed to institutional clients and the financial media. Additionally, Martis periodically publishes in-depth Market Insight notes and serves as an internal resource on all issues related to the US consumer. Martis has worked as a software developer at NetLander, Inc., where she contributed to key projects at the NASA J.F. Kennedy Space Center, and was a Control Desk Analyst Manager at Citigroup. She holds a BS in Management Information Systems and an MBA in Finance. A widely quoted authority on the U.S. consumer and retail information, including same store sales and corporate earnings, Martis’s research has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CNN Money, and Barron’s, and she has appeared on CNBC’s Power Lunch and The Nightly Business Report, as well as other financial news outlets.

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Customers ride the escalator at a J.C. Penney store in New York August 14, 2013. Now that activist investor William Ackman has stepped down after a week-long public spat with fellow board members at J.C. Penney Co Inc, all eyes are back on whether the department store chain can avert a potentially disastrous sales decline this holiday season. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS) - RTX12L7Z
A shopper carries bags out of a Rite Aid store in Oakland, California April 1, 2015. REUTERS/Noah Berger - RTR4VXS5
A man rides a spiral elevator in a new shopping mall in Shanghai March 17, 2015. China drew $8.56 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in February, up 0.9 percent from a year earlier, while outbound Chinese investment excluding the financial sector surged by 68.2 percent to $7.25 billion, the Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS SOCIETY) - RTR4TMZ8
Consumers line up as they wait to go inside a Coach shop in Shanghai January 25, 2015. The annual Lunar New Year holiday, which starts on February 18 this year, is a high season for consumer spending. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS) - RTR4MSBK
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Singer Taylor Swift (L) performs as model Karlie Kloss presents a creation during the 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in London December 2, 2014. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett (BRITAIN - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT FASHION) - RTR4GGRH
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A woman carrying an umbrella passes by a Gap store on 5th avenue in midtown Manhattan in New York June 16, 2015. Apparel retailer Gap Inc said it would close a quarter of Gap specialty stores in North America over the next few years, including 140 this year, potentially affecting thousands of jobs as the company struggles with a slump in sales at its namesake brand.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  - RTX1GTI1