NYSE:BSTI - BEST Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $4.29 +0.06 (+1.42 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$4.29Today's Range$4.17 - $4.4052-Week Range$4.10 - $13.54Volume1.09 million shsAverage Volume889,988 shsMarket Capitalization$1.56 billionP/E Ratio-3.38Dividend YieldN/ABeta-1.9 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 last-mile 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. Receive BSTI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BSTI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Trucking & courier services, except air Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:BSTI Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.best-inc.com Phone86-571-8899-5656 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.04 Quick Ratio1.02 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-3.38 Forward P/E Ratio-25.24 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.07 billion Price / Sales0.52 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$1.83 per share Price / Book2.34 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous Employees8,784 Outstanding Shares369,030,000Market Cap$1.56 billion OptionableOptionable BEST (NYSE:BSTI) Frequently Asked Questions What is BEST's stock symbol? BEST trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BSTI." How were BEST's earnings last quarter? BEST Inc (NYSE:BSTI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 9th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.03. The company had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.05 billion. View BEST's Earnings History. When is BEST's next earnings date? BEST is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BEST. What guidance has BEST issued on next quarter's earnings? BEST issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.752-3.78 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.92 billion.BEST also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for BSTI? 4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for BEST's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect BEST's share price to reach $9.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 117.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BEST. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BEST? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BEST in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for BEST. Has BEST been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about BSTI stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BEST earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of BEST's key competitors? Some companies that are related to BEST include ORIENT Ovs Intl/ADR (OROVY), XPO Logistics (XPO), easyJet (EJTTF), CATHAY Pac AIRW/S (CPCAY), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Genesee & Wyoming (GWR), Air China (AIRYY), Air France-KLM (AFLYY), Kirby (KEX), Grupo Aeroportuario dl Srst SAB CV (ASR), Grupo Aeroportr dl Pcfco SAB de CV (PAC), Landstar System (LSTR), ROYAL MAIL PLC/ADR (ROYMY) and Air Lease (AL). Who are BEST's key executives? BEST's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Shao-Ning Chou, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)Ms. Lei Guo, Principal Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, VP of Fin. & GM of Capital Service Line (Age 42)Mr. George Chow, Chief Investment & Strategy Officer and Director (Age 50)Ms. Jimei Liu, VP of HR & Admin. (Age 46)Mr. Zhou Jun, VP When did BEST IPO? (BSTI) raised $869 million in an initial public offering on Wednesday, September 20th 2017. The company issued 62,100,000 shares at a price of $13.00-$15.00 per share. Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Deutsche Bank acted as the underwriters for the IPO and CITIC CLSA, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Oppenheimer & Co. and Stifel were co-managers. Who are BEST's major shareholders? BEST's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.27%), Fosun International Ltd (1.80%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.54%), Vanguard Group Inc (1.54%), Tiger Pacific Capital LP (1.27%) and Morgan Stanley (0.81%). Which major investors are selling BEST stock? BSTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, SeaTown Holdings Pte. Ltd., Think Investments LP, FIL Ltd, Bank of Montreal Can, First Trust Advisors LP and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. Which major investors are buying BEST stock? BSTI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fosun International Ltd, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, WIM Asset Management HK Ltd, Tiger Pacific Capital LP and Creative Planning. How do I buy shares of BEST? Shares of BSTI 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 BEST's stock price today? One share of BSTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.29. How big of a company is BEST? BEST has a market capitalization of $1.56 billion and generates $3.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-188,720,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.27) on an earnings per share basis. BEST employs 8,784 workers across the globe. 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 2ND FLOOR 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 BSTI)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 217 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 189 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 406MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BEST and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BSTI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BSTI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What Is An Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)?