Life Is Boring In Dividend Land? Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

HELLER JORDAN, Director, subtracted 19,554 shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) from its portfolio at the rate of $15.26 per share valuing $298,408 on Jan 15. The insider left behind 5,647 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $15.61, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $15.84. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $14.94 and a 2nd Support Level at $14.49. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) was $15.39. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) stock has lost -$1.45, or -8.64%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.06, or 0.36%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $3.09, or 25.13%. This year-to-date, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) shares have lost -$1.91, or -11.07%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) stock, 50% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Hold .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 126,961 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $1,904,415K. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) generates $12,029 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of -$137,220 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 0.29%, a 3-Year Total Return of -63.13%, and a 5-year Total Return of -80.42%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.170 per share on 12/12/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 4.53%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.68.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 11/19, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) reported earnings of -$0.38 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.03 per share, representing a -0.41 difference and -1,366.67% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 08/19, the reported earnings of $0.34 represented a 0.08 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.26 per share, which was a 30.77% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 02/2020, the average earnings estimate is $1.11 per share. This estimate came from a total of 9 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.40 and the low estimate was $0.85. In the year-ago quarter, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) generated per-share earnings of $1.20. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -7.50%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 2 purchases (578,753 shares in total) and 1 sale (69,745 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 16 insider buys amounting to 691,656 shares and 1 insider sales amounting to 69,745 shares. In the past full year, 31 insider purchases were made (involving 1,191,748 shares) and 28 insider sell-offs equivalent to 231,164 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) has a Current Ratio of 1.88, a Quick Ratio of 0.62 and a Cash Ratio of 0.48. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 58.11, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 36.75, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 22.65. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 6.09 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 58.11.