Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) : Simplex Trading scooped up 7,066 additional shares in Bed Bath & Beyond during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 7, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 26,694 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $1,183,612.Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approximately 0.15% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx reduced its stake in BBBY by selling 542 shares or 1.36% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 39,416 shares of BBBY which is valued at $1,747,705. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.04% of Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc Tx’s portfolio. Independent Portfolio Consultants added BBBY to its portfolio by purchasing 2,900 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $129,920. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.04% of Independent Portfolio Consultants’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in BBBY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 47,434 additional shares and now holds a total of 102,264 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond which is valued at $4,581,427. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.02% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings reduced its stake in BBBY by selling 3,158 shares or 2.37% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 129,866 shares of BBBY which is valued at $5,817,997. Bed Bath & Beyond makes up approx 0.03% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.
Bed Bath & Beyond closed down -0.72 points or -1.60% at $44.34 with 41,19,203 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $45.17, the shares hit an intraday low of $44.1 and an intraday high of $45.33 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 $1.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.05 based on the information available during the earnings call on Sep 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.16. The company had revenue of $2988.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3049.66 million. The company’s revenue was down -.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.21 EPS.
Investors should note that on Sep 21, 2016, Bed Bath & Beyond announced a cash dividend of $0.1250. The company’s management has announced Dec 14, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Dec 16, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jan 17, 2017.
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