Analyst Ratings for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

Updated: 2017-07-29

Analysts covering Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) have given it a consensus rating of Hold. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for BBBY last month.

A buy rating was issued by 2 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 16 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 5 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BBBY. The maximum price target given was 40, which equates to a potential upside of 36.52 percent. The minimum price target given was 26, implying potential capital losses of -11.26 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is -7.31 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -0.86 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -6.94 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of BBBY to grow at a rate of -10.33 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. BBBY has a PEG ratio of -0.66.

In the last 52-weeks, BBBY has achieved a high of 48.83 and a low of 27.99. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 4.68 percent, and 40 percent lower than its 52-week high. BBBY has a price/earnings ratio of 6.77. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BBBY value stock report compares BBBY to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BBBY is $4.38 billion. BBBY is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.