NYSE:BBW - Build-A-Bear Workshop Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.03 +0.05 (+1.00 %) (As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$5.03Today's Range$4.98 - $5.0952-Week Range$3.75 - $10.45Volume65,763 shsAverage Volume48,119 shsMarket Capitalization$75.23 millionP/E Ratio9.49Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.47 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive BBW News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BBW and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Hobby, toy, & game shops Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNYSE:BBW Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.buildabear.com Phone314-423-8000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.79 Quick Ratio0.72Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.49 Forward P/E Ratio-31.44 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$357.87 million Price / Sales0.21 Cash Flow$1.5621 per share Price / Cash Flow3.22 Book Value$6.74 per share Price / Book0.75Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.53 Net Income$7.91 million Net Margins-0.66% Return on Equity-0.69% Return on Assets-0.41%Miscellaneous Employees4,200 Outstanding Shares14,956,000Market Cap$75.23 million OptionableOptionable 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 announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock 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 purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Build-A-Bear Workshop's earnings last quarter? Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc (NYSE:BBW) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 29th. The specialty retailer reported ($0.42) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.30. The specialty retailer earned $68.69 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.60 million. Build-A-Bear Workshop had a negative net margin of 0.66% and a negative return on equity of 0.69%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.10) EPS. View Build-A-Bear Workshop's Earnings History. What guidance has Build-A-Bear Workshop issued on next quarter's earnings? Build-A-Bear Workshop updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $340-345 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $346.3 million.Build-A-Bear Workshop also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to EPS. Has Build-A-Bear Workshop been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about BBW stock have trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative 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 -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Build-A-Bear Workshop earned a coverage optimism score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Build-A-Bear Workshop's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Build-A-Bear Workshop include Habit Restaurants (HABT), Del Frisco's Restaurant Group (DFRG), Biglari (BH), Citi Trends (CTRN), Sportsman's Warehouse (SPWH), Zoe's Kitchen (ZOES), J.Jill (JILL), GNC (GNC), Nautilus (NLS), PARKSON RETAIL/ADR (PKSGY), Centric Brands (CTRC), Potbelly (PBPB), New York & Company, Inc. (NWY), TravelCenters of America (TA) and Travelzoo (TZOO). 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 55)Ms. Maxine K. Clark, Founder & Director (Age 71)Mr. Voin Todorovic, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44)Mr. J. Christopher Hurt, Chief Operations Officer (Age 53)Mr. Eric R. Fencl, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56) Who are Build-A-Bear Workshop's major shareholders? Build-A-Bear Workshop's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.80%), Cannell Capital LLC (5.73%), Pacifica Capital Investments LLC (5.58%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (2.33%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (2.30%) and Royce & Associates LP (2.13%). Company insiders that own Build-A-Bear Workshop stock include Braden Michael Leonard, Eric R Fencl, 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 Royce & Associates LP, Potrero Capital Research LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Build-A-Bear Workshop company stock in the last year include Eric R Fencl 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including B. Riley Financial Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Pacifica Capital Investments LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, 22NW LP, Cannell Capital LLC, North Star Investment Management Corp. and Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. 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 $5.03. How big of a company is Build-A-Bear Workshop? Build-A-Bear Workshop has a market capitalization of $75.23 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. What is Build-A-Bear Workshop's official website? The official website for Build-A-Bear Workshop is http://www.buildabear.com. How can I contact Build-A-Bear Workshop? Build-A-Bear Workshop's mailing address is 1954 Innerbelt Business Center Drive, St. Louis MO, 63114. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 314-423-8000. MarketBeat Community Rating for Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE BBW)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 311 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 373 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 684MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Build-A-Bear Workshop and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BBW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BBW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are municipal bonds?