(NASDAQ:BBBY) that has shown a discernible change in trend levels over the path of recent market activity. The firm owned 26,825 shares of the retailer's stock after purchasing an additional 275,609 shares during the quarter.
As of the end of the quarter Gemmer Asset Management LLC had acquired 46 shares growing its position 23.1%. Institutional ownership can eventually exceed 100 percent of float, which means that, in addition to all the available shares, institutions have also bought up all the borrowed shares from short sellers who are betting that the stock will decline. The value of the investment in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. went from $1,000 to $2,655,000 a change of $2,654,000 since the last quarter. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/19/nomura-holdings-inc-purchases-275609-shares-of-bed-bath-beyond-inc-bbby.html. The target implies a -16.62% decrease from where the shares are now trading. Bed Bath & Beyond's revenue was down 1.7% on a year-over-year basis.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 24 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 14.8% of shares outstanding.
Institutional Investors own 73.10% of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) while inside ownership was 0.10%.
Bed Bath & Beyond is a nationwide operator of superstores selling predominantly better quality domestics merchandise and home furnishings typically found in better department stores. (NASDAQ:BBBY) and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. has a 12 month low of $21.03 and a 12 month high of $48.83. The market capitalization of the company is at $3.03 Billion. Looking at volatility levels, the stock observed volatility of 1.62% in last week and saw volatility 2.52% over the past one month. The return on assets stands at 8.1%, Return on Equity now is 21.1% and the Return on Investment value is 17.9%. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 3600.25 million and lower end at 3402.23 million. During the same period a year ago, the company earned $1.11 EPS. Meanwhile, due to an ongoing pressure which caused a decline of nearly -0.42% in the past five days, the stock price is now down -47.83% so far on the year - still in weak territory.
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Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 10.42 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 4.28. Annaly Capital Management Inc (NYSE: NLY ) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of September.
21 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $3.5 Billion for the current quarter. The company recently declared a dividend for shareholders to be paid on Tuesday the 16th of January 2018. BBBY's free cash flow ("FCF") per share for the trailing twelve months was +0.31. The ex-dividend date will be on Thursday the 14th of September 2017.
09/20/2017 - Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. had its "underweight" rating reiterated by analysts at KeyBanc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) received a Buy rating from 1 analysts. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $28.12.
On September 20 Bank of America kept the company rating at "Underperform" but moved down the price target from $55.00 to $22.00. Morgan Stanley set a $30.00 price target on Bed Bath & Beyond and gave the stock a "sell" rating in a research report on Saturday, June 24th.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated a "hold" rating on shares of Bed Bath & Beyond in a research report on Saturday, June 24th. September 20 investment analysts at Barclays held the stock rating at "Underperform" but lowered the price expectation from $50.00 to $22.00. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Bed Bath & Beyond will post $4.01 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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