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BEST Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:BEST)

$5.63
+0.05 (+0.90 %)
(As of 11/15/2019 08:41 AM ET)
Today's Range
$5.58
Now: $5.63
$5.85
50-Day Range
$4.80
MA: $5.31
$5.80
52-Week Range
$3.77
Now: $5.63
$6.86
Volume2.12 million shs
Average Volume1.50 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.08 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.32
BEST Inc. operates as a smart supply chain service provider in the People's Republic of China. Its proprietary technology platform enables its ecosystem participants to operate their businesses through various SaaS-based applications. The company applies its technologies to a range of applications, such as network and route optimization, swap bodies, sorting line automation, smart warehouses, and store management. It offers integrated services and solutions across the supply chain, including warehouse management, order fulfillment, express delivery, freight, and other services for multinational and corporate customers, as well as small and medium enterprises. The company also provides express delivery services; and door-to-door integrated cross-border supply chain services to and from China, including international express, less-than-truckload, fulfillment, reverse logistics, and freight forwarding through its network, and transportation and warehouse partners. In addition, it operates real-time bidding platform to source truckload capacity from independent transportation service providers and agents; and offers online merchandise sourcing and store management services for convenience stores, as well as B2C services, such as parcel pick-up and drop-off, and bill payment services. Further, BEST Inc. provides various value-added services, including customized financial services, including fleet and equipment finance leases; and centralized sourcing of products and services, such as bulk procurement of trucks and accessories. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Hangzhou, the People's Republic of China.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking & courier services, except air
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorTransportation
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone86-571-8899-5656

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.07 billion
Book Value$1.63 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-73,880,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees10,061
Market Cap$2.08 billion
Next Earnings Date3/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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BEST (NYSE:BEST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BEST's stock symbol?

BEST trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BEST."

How were BEST's earnings last quarter?

BEST Inc. (NYSE:BEST) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 13th. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.02. The company earned $8.75 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.14 billion. BEST had a negative net margin of 1.04% and a negative return on equity of 8.34%. BEST's revenue was up 21.6% compared to the same quarter last year. View BEST's Earnings History.

When is BEST's next earnings date?

BEST is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 3rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for BEST.

What price target have analysts set for BEST?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for BEST's shares. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect BEST's share price to reach $6.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BEST.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BEST?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BEST in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BEST.

Has BEST been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BEST stock have trended somewhat negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BEST earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for BEST.

Are investors shorting BEST?

BEST saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,830,000 shares, an increase of 10.5% from the September 30th total of 10,710,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,510,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.8 days. Currently, 4.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View BEST's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BEST's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BEST own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BEST investors own include Biogen (BIIB), Baidu (BIDU), Lam Research (LRCX), Qorvo (QRVO), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), American Airlines Group (AAL), Acadia Healthcare (ACHC), Adobe (ADBE), Align Technology (ALGN) and Amkor Technology (AMKR).

Who are BEST's key executives?

BEST's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Shao-Ning Chou, Chairman & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. George Chow, Chief Investment & Strategy Officer and Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Jenny Pan, Principal Accounting Officer, Financial Controller & Director of Fin.
  • Ms. Jimei Liu, Sr. VP of HR & Admin. (Age 47)
  • Ms. Mangli Zhang, Sr. VP & GM of Supply Chain Management Service Line (Age 62)

Who are BEST's major shareholders?

BEST's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.48%), SG Americas Securities LLC (0.27%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.15%), Creative Planning (0.14%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.11%) and Calamos Advisors LLC (0.06%).

Which institutional investors are buying BEST stock?

BEST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, DNB Asset Management AS, Creative Planning, California Public Employees Retirement System, Calamos Advisors LLC, Baltimore Washington Financial Advisors Inc. and Segantii Capital Management Ltd.

How do I buy shares of BEST?

Shares of BEST 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 BEST's stock price today?

One share of BEST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.63.

How big of a company is BEST?

BEST has a market capitalization of $2.08 billion and generates $4.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-73,880,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.21) on an earnings per share basis. BEST employs 10,061 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BEST.

What is BEST's official website?

The official website for BEST is http://www.best-inc.com/.

How can I contact BEST?

BEST's mailing address is 2/F BLOCK A HUAXING MODERN INDUSTRY PARK NO.18 TANGMIAO ROAD XIHU DISTRICT, HANGZHOU F4, 310013. The company can be reached via phone at 86-571-8899-5656 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BEST (NYSE BEST)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  32 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  35 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  67
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BEST and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BEST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BEST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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