Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Research Coverage Started at Moffett Nathanson

Friday, 08 Dec, 2017

Its up 0.18, from 0.86 in 2017Q1. BidaskClub lowered shares of Bed Bath & Beyond from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. The retailer reported $0.67 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.95 by ($0.28). Bed Bath & Beyond's payout ratio is now 10.71%. Archford Cap Strategies Limited Liability Company holds 184 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

Arizona State Retirement Sys reported 0.02% stake. Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Corporation holds 35,000 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Management Bv has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY). Gam Hldg Ag owns 362,625 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Smith Graham Commerce Advsrs L P holds 0.37% or 112,990 shares in its portfolio.

Twin Capital Management Inc increased Nucor Corp Com (NYSE:NUE) stake by 5,850 shares to 122,450 valued at $7.09M in 2017Q2. More interesting news about Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Ltd accumulated 67,712 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Personal Cap Advsr stated it has 158,452 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. 55,482 are owned by Amer Intll Group Inc. Moffett Nathanson started coverage on Bed Bath & Beyond in a report on Monday.

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company.

Analyst Thoughts About EOG Resources, Inc. If the published price targets set by Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for BBBY is $30. Therefore 60% are positive. Bed Bath & Beyond has a 52 week low of $19.07 and a 52 week high of $48.83. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $42.87. Bed Bath & Beyond had a net margin of 4.64% and a return on equity of 21.74%.

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, September 20 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Credit Agricole on Friday, September 25 with "Neutral". As per Wednesday, September 20, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. 14 of them rate its stock a hold. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) opened at 34.85 on Friday. Robert W. Baird has "Neutral" rating and $28 target. Also, insider Arthur Stark sold 8,933 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, April 21st. It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company's stock. As per Friday, February 12, the company rating was downgraded by Oppenheimer. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.55%. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 16.59% with $138.20 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. (NASDAQ:BBBY) has declined 16.34% since December 6, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.04% the S&P500.

BBBY has been the topic of a number of other reports. For the next fiscal year, analysts forecast that the business will post earnings of $4.29 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $4.00 to $4.53. BBBY's profit would be $53.00M giving it 15.93 P/E if the $0.37 EPS is correct. The Price to Sales ratio, for example, is 0.28 for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc (NASDAQ:BBBY), while the industry Price to Sales ratio is now 0.93.

About Bed Bath & Beyond Bed Bath & Beyond Inc is a retailer, which operates under the names Bed Bath & Beyond (BBB), Christmas Tree Shops, Christmas Tree Shops andThat! or andThat! The company had revenue of $2.94 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.01 billion. It sells a range of domestics merchandise, including bed linens and related items, bath items, and kitchen textiles; and home furnishings, such as kitchen and tabletop items, fine tabletop, basic housewares, general home furnishings, consumables, and juvenile products. Similarly, this stock's Cash/Share ratio now stands at 3.24, while the industry's as a whole is 6.59. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.

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