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NASDAQ:BLBD - Blue Bird Stock Price, Forecast & News

$20.04
-0.56 (-2.72 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$19.89
Now: $20.04
$20.54
50-Day Range
$19.98
MA: $22.05
$23.89
52-Week Range
$16.37
Now: $20.04
$23.99
Volume61,334 shs
Average Volume110,017 shs
Market Capitalization$530.66 million
P/E Ratio22.27
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.05
Blue Bird Corporation designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses and related parts in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Bus and Parts. The company offers Type C, Type D, and specialty buses; and alternative fuel applications through its propane-powered, gasoline-powered, compressed natural gas-powered, and electric powered school buses. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Truck & bus bodies
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:BLBD
CUSIPN/A
Phone478-822-2801

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.02 billion
Cash Flow$1.96 per share
Book Value($2.56) per share

Profitability

Net Income$24.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,300
Market Cap$530.66 million
Next Earnings Date2/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blue Bird's stock symbol?

Blue Bird trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BLBD."

How were Blue Bird's earnings last quarter?

Blue Bird Corp (NASDAQ:BLBD) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, December, 11th. The company reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $343.53 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $332.50 million. Blue Bird had a negative return on equity of 56.27% and a net margin of 2.38%. View Blue Bird's Earnings History.

When is Blue Bird's next earnings date?

Blue Bird is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Blue Bird.

What guidance has Blue Bird issued on next quarter's earnings?

Blue Bird updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, December, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $$1.02-1.05 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$1.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BLBD?

2 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Blue Bird's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Blue Bird's stock price to reach $23.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Blue Bird.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Blue Bird?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Blue Bird in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Blue Bird.

Has Blue Bird been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BLBD stock have trended extremely negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Blue Bird earned a news impact score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Blue Bird.

Are investors shorting Blue Bird?

Blue Bird saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 557,400 shares, an increase of 56.8% from the December 15th total of 355,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 97,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.7 days. Approximately 4.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View Blue Bird's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Blue Bird's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Blue Bird own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Blue Bird investors own include Canopy Growth (CGC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Tilray (TLRY), Netflix (NFLX), Baidu (BIDU), Baozun (BZUN), Editas Medicine (EDIT), Intel (INTC) and Roku (ROKU).

Who are Blue Bird's key executives?

Blue Bird's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Philip Horlock, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Phil Tighe, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. Thomas Arthur Roberts, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 67)
  • Mr. Mark R. Benfield, Director of Investor Relations & Gov. Affairs
  • Mr. Paul Yousif, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Treasurer (Age 44)

Who are Blue Bird's major shareholders?

Blue Bird's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.46%), Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. (0.22%), Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.06%) and Exane Derivatives (0.01%). Company insiders that own Blue Bird stock include Asp Bb Holdings Llc and Daniel J Hennessy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Blue Bird.

Which major investors are selling Blue Bird stock?

BLBD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. and Exane Derivatives. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blue Bird.

Which major investors are buying Blue Bird stock?

BLBD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blue Bird.

How do I buy shares of Blue Bird?

Shares of BLBD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Blue Bird's stock price today?

One share of BLBD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.04.

How big of a company is Blue Bird?

Blue Bird has a market capitalization of $530.66 million and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $24.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.49 on an earnings per share basis. Blue Bird employs 2,300 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Blue Bird.

What is Blue Bird's official website?

The official website for Blue Bird is http://www.blue-bird.com/.

How can I contact Blue Bird?

Blue Bird's mailing address is 3920 Arkwright Road 2nd Floor, Macon GA, 31210. The company can be reached via phone at 478-822-2801 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Blue Bird (NASDAQ BLBD)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  276 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  576
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Blue Bird and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BLBD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BLBD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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