Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) : Bridgewater Associates Lp reduced its stake in Bed Bath & Beyond by 1.41% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 455,501 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $21,012,261 after selling 6,534 shares in Bed Bath & Beyond , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approximately 0.25% of Bridgewater Associates Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Peak6 Investments sold out all of its stake in BBBY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 57,001 shares of BBBY which is valued $2,629,456. Ashfield Capital Partners sold out all of its stake in BBBY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 10,552 shares of BBBY which is valued $482,543. Oppenheimer Co Inc sold out all of its stake in BBBY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 10,907 shares of BBBY which is valued $498,777.Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its stake in BBBY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 9,911 additional shares and now holds a total of 65,200 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $2,849,892. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.06% of Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s portfolio.Zurcher Kantonalbank (zurich Cantonalbank) reduced its stake in BBBY by selling 11,654 shares or 45.02% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 14,233 shares of BBBY which is valued at $622,124. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.01% of Zurcher Kantonalbank (zurich Cantonalbank)’s portfolio.
Bed Bath & Beyond closed down -0.11 points or -0.24% at $45.49 with 12,39,327 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $45.45, the shares hit an intraday low of $44.96 and an intraday high of $45.61 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Bed Bath & Beyond reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.06 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jun 22, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.86. The company had revenue of $2738.08 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2777.22 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bed Bath & Beyond. Shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Jun 23, 2016 to “Market Perform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 45 from a previous price target of $50 .Bed Bath & Beyond was Initiated by Longbow to “Neutral” on Jun 16, 2016. Topeka Capital Markets Initiated Bed Bath & Beyond on May 24, 2016 to “Sell”, Price Target of the shares are set at $37.
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