Is It Medtronic or “Mud”tronic?

Yesterday’s soft retail sales print for February, the Atlanta Fed tracker now sees just 1.9% Q1 GDP growth. That’s down from 2.5% a few days ago, about 4% a month ago, and above 5% six weeks ago.

This may be the motivating factor for the market to make its next leg down. Therefore, I am considering bearish plays. I am willing to entertain a potential short in Medtronic (MDT):