Bed Bath & Beyond Company Profile (NASDAQ:BBBY)

About Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY)

Bed Bath & Beyond logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. is a retailer, which operates under the names Bed Bath & Beyond (BBB), Christmas Tree Shops, Christmas Tree Shops andThat! or andThat! (collectively, CTS), Harmon or Harmon Face Values (collectively, Harmon), buybuy BABY (Baby) and World Market, Cost Plus World Market or Cost Plus (collectively, Cost Plus World Market). The Company operates in two segments: North American Retail and Institutional Sales. The Company sells a range of domestics merchandise and home furnishings. Domestics merchandise includes categories, such as bed linens and related items, bath items and kitchen textiles. Home furnishings include categories, such as kitchen and tabletop items, fine tabletop, basic housewares, general home furnishings, consumables and juvenile products. The Company operates approximately 1,530 stores plus its various Websites, other interactive platforms and distribution facilities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Home Furnishing Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Homefurnishing Retail
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BBBY
  • CUSIP: 07589610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $38.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.29
  • 52-Week Range: $37.28 - $48.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.93
  • P/E Growth: 1.43
  • Market Cap: $5.61B
  • Outstanding Shares: 144,835,000
  • Beta: 0.85
  • Net Margins: 5.95%
  • Return on Equity: 27.65%
  • Return on Assets: 10.53%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.57%
  • Current Ratio: 1.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.40%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Sell Ratings, 14 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.70)
Consensus Price Target: $42.33 (9.25% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/7/2017Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$39.00 -> $38.00LowView Rating Details
4/7/2017Citigroup IncLower Price TargetSell$40.00 -> $35.00LowView Rating Details
4/6/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
4/6/2017Loop CapitalReiterated RatingSell$35.00LowView Rating Details
4/6/2017WedbushLower Price TargetNeutral -> Neutral$42.00 -> $38.00MediumView Rating Details
4/6/2017Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform -> Market Perform$42.00 -> $41.00MediumView Rating Details
2/10/2017ArgusLower Price TargetBuy$55.00 -> $50.00N/AView Rating Details
12/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$42.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
12/23/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$45.00N/AView Rating Details
12/23/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
12/22/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/20/2016Cleveland ResearchDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$45.00N/AView Rating Details
9/22/2016NomuraSet Price TargetHold$45.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$45.00N/AView Rating Details
6/25/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingUnderweightN/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
6/23/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSell$40.00N/AView Rating Details
6/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetSell$47.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
6/23/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral$51.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
6/16/2016Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageSell$37.00N/AView Rating Details
4/4/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$55.00N/AView Rating Details
2/29/2016Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageSector Perform$47.00N/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016BB&T Co.DowngradeHold -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$55.00N/AView Rating Details
1/8/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$50.00N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
9/25/2015Taglich BrothersUpgradeMarket Perform$65.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Earnings by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/5/2017Q4 2017$1.77$1.84$3.50 billion$3.53 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2016Q316$0.98$0.85$3.01 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/21/2016Q216$1.17$1.11$3.06 billion$2.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/22/2016Q1$0.86$0.80$2.78 billion$2.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/6/2016Q4$1.81$1.85$3.38 billion$3.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/7/2016Q316$1.09$1.09$2.98 billion$2.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/24/2015Q216$1.21$1.21$3.03 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/24/2015Q116$0.94$0.93$2.75 billion$2.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/8/2015Q415$1.81$1.80$3.37 billion$3.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/8/2015Q3$1.19$1.19$2.97 billion$2.94 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/23/2014Q214$1.14$1.17$2.90 billion$2.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/25/2014Q115$0.95$0.93$2.69 billion$2.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/9/2014Q414$1.60$1.60$3.22 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/8/2014Q314$1.15$1.12$2.89 billion$2.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/25/2013Q214$1.15$1.16$2.81 billion$2.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/26/2013Q1 2013$1.68$0.93$2.60 billion$2.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/10/2013Q4 2012$1.68$1.68$3.39 billion$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/19/2012Q3 2012$1.02$1.03$2.73 billion$2.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/19/2012Q212$1.02$0.98$2.52 billion$2.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/20/2012$0.84$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/4/2012$1.33$1.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2011$0.89$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/21/2011$0.84$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/22/2011$0.62$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/6/2011$0.97$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/22/2010$0.66$0.74$2.11 billion$2.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.70
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.36
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.34
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20177$0.85$1.98$1.76
Q2 20176$1.12$1.21$1.17
Q3 20177$0.97$1.05$1.00
Q4 20177$1.71$1.81$1.77
Q1 20186$0.63$0.72$0.67
Q2 20186$1.00$1.06$1.03
Q3 20186$0.73$0.80$0.77
Q4 20186$1.80$1.98$1.89
Q1 20191$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q2 20191$1.03$1.03$1.03
Q3 20191$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20191$1.88$1.88$1.88
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Next Dividend:7/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.50
Dividend Yield:1.29%
Payout Ratio:10.71% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
11.57% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
11.52% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.69%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/26/2017Matthew FiorilliVPSell44,664$39.56$1,766,907.84View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Arthur StarkInsiderSell8,933$39.73$354,908.09View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Steven H TemaresCEOSell200,000$39.83$7,966,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Eugene A CastagnaCOOSell17,866$45.86$819,334.76View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Steven H TemaresCEOSell223,678$45.81$10,246,689.18View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Arthur StarkCMOSell17,139$49.16$842,553.24View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Matthew FiorilliVPSell41,029$49.79$2,042,833.91View SEC Filing  
4/8/2016Warren EisenbergChairmanSell959,837$47.56$45,649,847.72View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Eugene A. CastagnaCOOSell8,206$47.21$387,405.26View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Leonard FeinsteinChairmanSell2,913$70.44$205,191.72View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Leonard FeinsteinChairmanSell165,970$73.12$12,135,726.40View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Eugene A CastagnaCOOSell59,621$78.79$4,697,538.59View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Steven H TemaresCEOSell200,000$78.54$15,708,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Matthew FiorilliVPSell25,000$73.02$1,825,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Leonard FeinsteinChairmanSell314,562$73.63$23,161,200.06View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Arthur StarkCMOSell10,000$63.66$636,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Matthew FiorilliVPSell25,000$64.25$1,606,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Steven TemaresCEOSell23,450$78.25$1,834,962.50View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Steven TemaresCEOSell52,264$78.42$4,098,542.88View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell2,424$77.85$188,708.40View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell72,576$77.56$5,628,994.56View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell55,090$77.10$4,247,439.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Klaus EpplerDirectorSell2,000$76.79$153,580.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell19,781$77.06$1,524,323.86View SEC Filing  
10/2/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell100,000$78.04$7,804,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell14,742$76.66$1,130,121.72View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Steven H TemaresCEOSell134,693$76.59$10,316,136.87View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
Latest Headlines for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 4:47 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) VP Sells $1,766,907.84 in Stock - April 27 at 9:06 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.15 - April 27 at 4:46 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond, Inc. :BBBY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 4:15 PM logoQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Lowered by SunTrust Banks - April 27 at 3:54 PM logoShort Interest in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Grows By 33.0% - April 27 at 7:04 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc (BBBY) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on February 28, 2017 - Yahoo Finance - April 26 at 11:38 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc (BBBY) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on February 28, 2017 - April 26 at 11:38 AM logo[$$] Retailers’ Call Centers Bring Life to Dead Mall Space - April 26 at 11:38 AM logo[$$] Retailers' Call Centers Bring Life to Dead Mall Space - April 25 at 12:42 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.22 - April 24 at 6:04 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BBBY) : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 3:49 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) CEO Steven H. Temares Sells 200,000 Shares - April 21 at 8:32 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BBBY-US : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 3:52 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 21 at 11:59 AM logoWells Fargo Commercial Mortgage Trust 2016-C34 -- Moody's Affirms Eight Classes of WFCM 2016-C34 - April 21 at 1:57 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Earns News Impact Score of 0.33 - April 18 at 12:22 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Short Interest Update - April 17 at 12:34 PM logoFavorable Media Coverage Unlikely to Effect Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Share Price - April 15 at 10:56 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - April 14 at 7:21 PM logoCredit Suisse Commercial Mortgage Trust Series 2007-C2 -- Moody's Affirms Nine and Downgrades Three Classes of CSMC 2007-C2 - April 13 at 3:59 PM logo$0.66 EPS Expected for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) This Quarter - April 13 at 1:02 PM logoCredit Suisse Group AG Lowers Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Price Target to $38.00 - April 13 at 8:40 AM logoBear of the Day: Bed Bath and Beyond (BBBY) - Nasdaq - April 11 at 8:52 PM logoLouisiana-Pacific (LPX) and Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY): Bull and Bear - April 11 at 3:50 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond's Q4 2016 Results: An Intriguing Trompe L'oeil - April 11 at 3:50 PM logoBear of the Day: Bed Bath and Beyond (BBBY) - April 11 at 3:50 PM logoWhat Analysts Are Recommending for RH - April 11 at 3:50 PM logoBed Bath And Shareholder Value - Seeking Alpha - April 11 at 6:21 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) to Post FY2018 Earnings of $4.33 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts - April 10 at 12:20 PM logoWill Bed Bath & Beyond be able to Revive Lost Momentum? - April 10 at 11:02 AM logoQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. Cut by Oppenheimer Holdings (BBBY) - April 10 at 10:18 AM logoStock Traders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) - April 8 at 8:30 AM logoInvestors Buy Large Volume of Bed Bath & Beyond Call Options (BBBY) - April 8 at 8:28 AM logoBed Bath & Beyond's (BBBY) Hold Rating Reiterated at Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. - April 7 at 10:07 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Forecasted to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.68 Per Share - April 7 at 8:59 PM logoAnalysts Issue Forecasts for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (BBBY) - April 7 at 8:59 PM logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (BBBY) - April 7 at 8:49 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. Expected to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.72 Per Share (BBBY) - April 7 at 8:42 PM logoJefferies Group Comments on Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (BBBY) - April 7 at 8:42 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) to Post Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.63 Per Share, Oppenheimer Holdings Forecasts - April 7 at 8:42 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond's (BBBY) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse Group AG - April 7 at 8:04 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Earns "Sell" Rating from Citigroup Inc - April 7 at 7:02 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 7 at 5:54 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond's Q4 Print Fails To Pull Back The Curtain On Margin Trajectory - April 7 at 3:46 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Jumps on Q4 Earnings & Sales Beat - April 7 at 3:46 PM logoBed Bath & Beyond Stock Soars on Earnings Beat - April 7 at 3:46 PM logoLB Commercial Mortgage Trust 1999-C1 -- Moody's Upgrades One and Affirms Three Classes of LBCMT 1999-C1 - April 7 at 3:46 PM logoImplied Volatility Surging for Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Stock Options - Nasdaq - April 7 at 8:18 AM logoThe Hot Stock: L Brands Soars 11% - April 7 at 8:18 AM


Frequently Asked Questions for Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY)

What is Bed Bath & Beyond's stock symbol?

Bed Bath & Beyond trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BBBY."

How often does Bed Bath & Beyond pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bed Bath & Beyond?

Bed Bath & Beyond declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 16th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, July 18th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 14th. This is a boost from Bed Bath & Beyond's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.

How were Bed Bath & Beyond's earnings last quarter?

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 5th. The company reported $1.84 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $3.53 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.50 billion. Bed Bath & Beyond had a net margin of 5.95% and a return on equity of 27.65%. Bed Bath & Beyond's revenue for the quarter was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.91 earnings per share.

When will Bed Bath & Beyond make its next earnings announcement?

Bed Bath & Beyond is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June, 20th 2017.

What guidance has Bed Bath & Beyond issued on next quarter's earnings?

Bed Bath & Beyond issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.50-5.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.98.

Where is Bed Bath & Beyond's stock going? Where will Bed Bath & Beyond's stock price be in 2017?

23 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Bed Bath & Beyond's shares. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Bed Bath & Beyond's share price to reach $42.33 in the next twelve months.

Are investors shorting Bed Bath & Beyond?

Bed Bath & Beyond saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 14,464,936 shares, an increase of 33.0% from the March 31st total of 10,874,596 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,602,096 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.1 days. Currently, 9.9% of the shares of the company are short sold.

Who owns Bed Bath & Beyond stock?

Bed Bath & Beyond's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include PGGM Investments (0.49%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.39%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.26%), Korea Investment CORP (0.24%), Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc. (0.24%) and Arvest Bank Trust Division (0.21%). Company insiders that own Bed Bath & Beyond stock include Arthur Stark, Eugene A Castagna, Leonard Feinstein, Matthew Fiorilli, Steven H Temares and Warren Eisenberg.

Who sold Bed Bath & Beyond stock? Who is selling Bed Bath & Beyond stock?

Bed Bath & Beyond's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Focused Investors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Acadian Asset Management LLC, PGGM Investments, Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt, SFE Investment Counsel and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Bed Bath & Beyond stock in the last year include Arthur Stark, Eugene A Castagna, Matthew Fiorilli and Steven H Temares.

Who bought Bed Bath & Beyond stock? Who is buying Bed Bath & Beyond stock?

Bed Bath & Beyond's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arvest Bank Trust Division, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, DUPONT CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Corp, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Exane Derivatives, Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC, Camelot Portfolios LLC and Denali Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Bed Bath & Beyond stock?

Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Bed Bath & Beyond stock cost?

One share of Bed Bath & Beyond stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.75.

Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Chart for Saturday, April, 29, 2017

This page was last updated on 4/29/2017 by Staff