Research Report for: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY)


Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) will report its next earnings on 21-Dec-16. The company reported the earnings of $1.11/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.16/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.05/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -4.3%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. and for the current quarter 24 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.99/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.93/share and a High Estimate of $1.09/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 20 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. as 3.01 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. is 2.98 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 3.04 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 2.95 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for BBBY to be -9.2%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -2.6%. For the next 5 years, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. is expecting Growth of 4.92% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.8% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 19 said it’s a HOLD, 5 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 18 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. might touch $55 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $42.94 and $35 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. got Initiated on 16-Jun-16 where investment firm Longbow Initiated the stock to Neutral.

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. closed its last trading session at $40.42 with the loss of -0.45%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 6.19 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $61.49 and 52-week low of $40.14. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -6.27% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -8.92% and -10.97% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 4, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Oct 17, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.87 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.16 million. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 8.2 and Forward P/E ratio of 8.21.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 11.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 30.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 22.9%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -5.38%, where Monthly Performance is -7.15%, Quarterly performance is -9.19%, 6 Months performance is -16.74% and yearly performance percentage is -30.99%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -16.11%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.01% and Monthly Volatility of 2.18%.