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NYSE:BJ

BJ's Wholesale Club - BJ Stock Forecast, Price & News

$69.11
+0.82 (+1.20%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$67.88
$69.69
50-Day Range
$57.98
$70.98
52-Week Range
$50.39
$74.09
Volume
2.05 million shs
Average Volume
1.83 million shs
Market Capitalization
$9.34 billion
P/E Ratio
20.82
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$67.20

BJ's Wholesale Club MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.8% Downside
$67.20 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.71% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.11mentions of BJ
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2.98 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.61%
From $3.37 to $3.66 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.83 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

253rd out of 291 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

11th out of 11 stocks

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About BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ) Stock

BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates warehouse clubs on the east coast of the United States. It provides perishable, general merchandise, gasoline, and other ancillary services. The company sells its products through the websites BJs.com, BerkleyJensen.com, Wellsleyfarms.com, and Delivery.bjs.com as well as the mobile app. As of June 10, 2022, it operated 229 warehouse clubs and 160 gas locations in 17 states. The company was formerly known as Beacon Holding Inc. and changed its name to BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. in February 2018. BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Westborough, Massachusetts.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on BJ shares. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $70.00 target price on shares of BJ's Wholesale Club in a report on Monday, May 23rd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their target price on shares of BJ's Wholesale Club from $57.00 to $58.00 and gave the company an "underweight" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Jefferies Financial Group upped their target price on shares of BJ's Wholesale Club from $69.00 to $72.00 in a report on Thursday, June 2nd. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft increased their price target on shares of BJ's Wholesale Club from $74.00 to $81.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, August 11th. Finally, Citigroup increased their price target on shares of BJ's Wholesale Club from $58.00 to $63.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a report on Friday, May 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company currently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $67.20.

BJ's Wholesale Club Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE:BJ opened at $69.11 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $9.34 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.82, a P/E/G ratio of 2.27 and a beta of 0.46. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $65.79 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $64.17. BJ's Wholesale Club has a 52-week low of $50.39 and a 52-week high of $74.09. The company has a quick ratio of 0.14, a current ratio of 0.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.04.

BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 19th. The company reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.14. The company had revenue of $4.50 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.24 billion. BJ's Wholesale Club had a return on equity of 77.13% and a net margin of 2.65%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.72 earnings per share. As a group, sell-side analysts forecast that BJ's Wholesale Club will post 3.37 earnings per share for the current year.

Insider Transactions at BJ's Wholesale Club

In related news, EVP Jeff Desroches sold 15,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.58, for a total value of $998,700.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 93,597 shares in the company, valued at approximately $6,231,688.26. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. In other news, EVP William C. Werner sold 20,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $64.54, for a total value of $1,290,800.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 37,361 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,411,278.94. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, EVP Jeff Desroches sold 15,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, July 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.58, for a total transaction of $998,700.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 93,597 shares in the company, valued at $6,231,688.26. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders sold 46,639 shares of company stock valued at $2,981,849. Company insiders own 2.10% of the company's stock.

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BJ Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/19/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
8/18/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Variety stores
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
34,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$67.20
High Stock Price Forecast
$81.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$46.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-2.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.56
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$426.65 million
Pretax Margin
3.43%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$16.67 billion
Cash Flow
$4.71 per share
Book Value
$4.77 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
132,343,000
Market Cap
$9.34 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.46














BJ Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell BJ's Wholesale Club stock right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BJ's Wholesale Club in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" BJ shares.
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What is BJ's Wholesale Club's stock price forecast for 2022?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for BJ's Wholesale Club's shares. Their BJ share price forecasts range from $46.00 to $81.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $67.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%.
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How have BJ shares performed in 2022?

BJ's Wholesale Club's stock was trading at $66.97 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, BJ shares have increased by 3.2% and is now trading at $69.11.
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Are investors shorting BJ's Wholesale Club?

BJ's Wholesale Club saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,750,000 shares, a decrease of 26.0% from the June 30th total of 6,420,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,170,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 3.6% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is BJ's Wholesale Club's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 18th 2022.
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How can I listen to BJ's Wholesale Club's earnings call?

BJ's Wholesale Club will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 18th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 929-458-6194 with passcode "844786".

How were BJ's Wholesale Club's earnings last quarter?

BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BJ) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 19th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $4.50 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.24 billion. BJ's Wholesale Club had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 77.13% and a net margin of 2.65%. BJ's Wholesale Club's revenue for the quarter was up 16.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.72 earnings per share.

What guidance has BJ's Wholesale Club issued on next quarter's earnings?

BJ's Wholesale Club updated its FY23 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 19th. The company provided EPS guidance of flat yr/yr for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.28.

What is Lee Delaney's approval rating as BJ's Wholesale Club's CEO?

44 employees have rated BJ's Wholesale Club Chief Executive Officer Lee Delaney on Glassdoor.com. Lee Delaney has an approval rating of 74% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of BJ's Wholesale Club own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BJ's Wholesale Club investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Walmart (WMT), Pfizer (PFE), CVS Health (CVS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) and Target (TGT).

When did BJ's Wholesale Club IPO?

(BJ) raised $600 million in an IPO on Thursday, June 28th 2018. The company issued 37,500,000 shares at a price of $15.00-$17.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan acted as the underwriters for the IPO.

What is BJ's Wholesale Club's stock symbol?

BJ's Wholesale Club trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BJ."

Who are BJ's Wholesale Club's major shareholders?

BJ's Wholesale Club's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.31%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (3.72%), River Road Asset Management LLC (2.79%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.77%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.92%) and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (0.80%). Insiders that own company stock include Brian Poulliot, Christopher J Baldwin, Graham Luce, Jeff Desroches, John Kristofer Galashan, Jonathan A Seiffer, Kenneth M Parent, Kristyn M Sugrue, Laura L Felice, Lee Delaney, Rafeh Masood, Robert Allan Steele, Robert W Eddy, Robert W Eddy, Scott Kessler, William C Werner and William C Werner.
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How do I buy shares of BJ's Wholesale Club?

Shares of BJ stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BJ's Wholesale Club's stock price today?

One share of BJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.11.

How much money does BJ's Wholesale Club make?

BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ) has a market capitalization of $9.34 billion and generates $16.67 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $426.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.32 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does BJ's Wholesale Club have?

The company employs 34,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact BJ's Wholesale Club?

BJ's Wholesale Club's mailing address is 25 RESEARCH DRIVE, WESTBOROUGH MA, 01581. The official website for the company is www.bjs.com. The company can be reached via phone at (774) 512-7400 or via email at investors@bjs.com.

This page (NYSE:BJ) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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