About Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW)
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of plush animals and related products. The company operates through three segments: Direct-to-Consumer, International Franchising, and Commercial. Its merchandise comprises a range of styles of stuffed animals; clothing, shoes, and accessories for the stuffed animals; and other toy and novelty items. The company operates its stores under the Build-A-Bear Workshop brand name; and sells its products through its e-commerce sites. As of December 30, 2017, it operated 361 owned stores, including 301 stores in North America; 59 stores in Europe; and 1 store in China, as well as 102 franchised stores internationally. The company has strategic relationships with Disney, DreamWorks Animation, and Hasbro. Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Hobby, toy, & game shops
Trailing P/E Ratio14.62
Forward P/E Ratio15.50
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$357.87 million
Price / Sales0.34
Cash Flow$1.5438 per share
Price / Cash5.02
Book Value$6.74 per share
Price / Book1.15
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.53
Net Income$7.91 million
Return on Equity5.63%
Return on Assets3.14%
Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock symbol?
Build-A-Bear Workshop trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BBW."
How will Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock buyback program work?
Build-A-Bear Workshop declared that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Monday, August 21st 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $20,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.
How were Build-A-Bear Workshop's earnings last quarter?
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc (NYSE:BBW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 31st. The specialty retailer reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.23. The specialty retailer earned $83.18 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $92.30 million. Build-A-Bear Workshop had a return on equity of 5.63% and a net margin of 1.57%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.17 EPS. View Build-A-Bear Workshop's Earnings History.
When is Build-A-Bear Workshop's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for BBW?
2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $13.50. On average, they anticipate Build-A-Bear Workshop's share price to reach $12.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Build-A-Bear Workshop.
Who are some of Build-A-Bear Workshop's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Build-A-Bear Workshop include Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST), Haverty Furniture Companies (HVT), America's Car-Mart (CRMT), Barnes & Noble (BKS), Fogo De Chao (FOGO), Tilly's (TLYS), El Pollo LoCo (LOCO), Noodles & Co (NDLS), Hibbett Sports (HIBB), Tile Shop (TTS), Jumei International (JMEI), Village Super Market, Inc. Class A (VLGEA), Nathan's Famous (NATH), Citi Trends (CTRN) and Titan Machinery (TITN).
Who are Build-A-Bear Workshop's key executives?
Build-A-Bear Workshop's management team includes the folowing people:
- Ms. Sharon Price John, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
- Ms. Maxine K. Clark, Founder & Director (Age 70)
- Mr. Voin Todorovic, Chief Financial Officer (Age 43)
- Mr. J. Christopher Hurt, Chief Operations Officer (Age 52)
- Mr. Eric R. Fencl, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55)
Has Build-A-Bear Workshop been receiving favorable news coverage?
News headlines about BBW stock have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Build-A-Bear Workshop earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the specialty retailer an impact score of 45.05 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.
Who are Build-A-Bear Workshop's major shareholders?
Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include
POINT72 ASSET MANAGEMENT, L.P.
(20.00%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (18.74%), Cannell Capital LLC (5.66%), BlackRock Inc. (5.42%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (1.69%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.08%). Company insiders that own Build-A-Bear Workshop stock include Braden Michael Leonard, J Christopher Hurt and Point72 Asset Management, LP. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Build-A-Bear Workshop.
Which major investors are selling Build-A-Bear Workshop stock?
BBW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, BlackRock Inc., Barclays PLC, Northern Trust Corp and Royal Bank of Canada. Company insiders that have sold Build-A-Bear Workshop company stock in the last year include Braden Michael Leonard and J Christopher Hurt. View Insider Buying and Selling for Build-A-Bear Workshop.
Which major investors are buying Build-A-Bear Workshop stock?
BBW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Trexquant Investment LP and Spark Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Build-A-Bear Workshop.
How do I buy shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop?
Shares of BBW 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock price today?
One share of BBW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.75.
How big of a company is Build-A-Bear Workshop?
Build-A-Bear Workshop has a market capitalization of $123.36 million and generates $357.87 million in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $7.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.53 on an earnings per share basis. Build-A-Bear Workshop employs 4,200 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Build-A-Bear Workshop?
Build-A-Bear Workshop's mailing address is 1954 INNERBELT BUSINESS CENTRE DRIVE, ST LOUIS MO, 63114. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 314-423-8000.
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