Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) : Thompson Investment Management scooped up 2,730 additional shares in Bed Bath & Beyond during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 21, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 82,865 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $4,071,986.Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approximately 0.84% of Thompson Investment Management’s portfolio.
Bed Bath & Beyond opened for trading at $49.17 and hit $50.57 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $50.09, with a gain of 1.56% or 0.77 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 36,40,686 shares. Company has a market cap of $8,194 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Raymond James Trust N.a. sold out all of its stake in BBBY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 4,311 shares of BBBY which is valued $211,843.Seabridge Investment Advisors reduced its stake in BBBY by selling 1,491 shares or 1.29% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 114,092 shares of BBBY which is valued at $5,606,481. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 1.26% of Seabridge Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Sentinel Trust Co Lba boosted its stake in BBBY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,018 additional shares and now holds a total of 72,453 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $3,480,642. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.52% of Sentinel Trust Co Lba’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Bed Bath & Beyond reported $1.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 6, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.80. The company had revenue of $3417.89 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3386.15 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.80 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bed Bath & Beyond. Barclays Initiated Bed Bath & Beyond on Mar 31, 2016 to “Equal Weight”, Price Target of the shares are set at $50.Bed Bath & Beyond was Initiated by Guggenheim to “Neutral” on Mar 16, 2016. Bed Bath & Beyond was Upgraded by Wolfe Research to ” Peer Perform” on Feb 26, 2016.
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