As on May 18, 2021, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) started slowly as it slid -1.43% to $24.84. During the day, the stock rose to $25.68 and sunk to $24.66 before settling in for the price of $25.20 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BBBY posted a 52-week range of $5.78-$53.90.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Cyclical sector posted annual sales growth of -5.30% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -18.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 68.00%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $115.06 million, simultaneously with a float of $101.93 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $2.52 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $27.42, while the 200-day Moving Average is $22.11.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 55000 workers. It has generated 245,559 per worker during the last fiscal year. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +33.74, operating margin was -1.65 and Pretax Margin of -3.65.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Specialty Retail industry. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Apr 19, this organization’s Director bought 500 shares at the rate of 25.55, making the entire transaction reach 12,774 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 28,458. Preceding that transaction, on Apr 16, Company’s CFO and Treasurer bought 20,000 for 25.45, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 509,000. This particular insider is now the holder of 300,769 in total.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 2/28/2021, the company posted $0.4 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.31) by $0.09. This company achieved a net margin of -1.63 while generating a return on equity of -9.91. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.52 per share during the current fiscal year.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 68.00% and is forecasted to reach 2.12 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 67.90% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -18.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.80. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.33. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.27. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 37.73.
In the same vein, BBBY’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -1.55, a figure that is expected to reach 0.08 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.12 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., BBBY], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 3.55 million was lower the volume of 9.86 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 70.17% While, its Average True Range was 1.24.
Raw Stochastic average of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 19.92%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 54.52% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 45.10% that was lower than 130.13% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.