BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [NYSE: BJ] surged by $0.05 during the normal trading session on Wednesday and reaching a high of $41.28 during the day while it closed the day at $40.82.
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stock has also loss -1.76% of its value over the past 7 days. However, BJ stock has inclined by 5.40% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 57.18% and gained 79.51% year-on date.
The market cap for BJ stock reached $5.85 billion, with 136.71 million shares outstanding and 134.39 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.15M shares, BJ reached a trading volume of 1418054 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BJ shares is $49.53 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BJ stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
DA Davidson have made an estimate for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 14, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on August 13, 2020, representing the official price target for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $38, while Credit Suisse analysts kept a Outperform rating on BJ stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. is set at 1.42, with the Price to Sales ratio for BJ stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.40. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 46.92, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.18. Price to Free Cash Flow for BJ in the course of the last twelve months was 8.57 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.20.
BJ stock trade performance evaluation
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -1.76. With this latest performance, BJ shares gained by 1.19% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 57.18% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 67.98% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for BJ stock in for the last two-week period is set at 48.69, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 49.25, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 48.90 for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 42.04, while it was recorded at 40.70 for the last single week of trading, and 31.56 for the last 200 days.
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ] shares currently have an operating margin of +2.89 and a Gross Margin at +18.30. BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +1.42.
Return on Total Capital for BJ is now 14.14, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 8.06. Additionally, BJ Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 101.45, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 72.30.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ] managed to generate an average of $6,895 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 65.85 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 3.10.BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.20 and a Current Ratio set at 0.80.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. posted 0.41/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.4/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 2.50%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for BJ. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. go to 20.74%.
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $6,025 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BJ stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 14,759,491, which is approximately 9.326% of the company’s market cap and around 1.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 13,379,221 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $546.14 million in BJ stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $509.8 million in BJ stock with ownership of nearly -35.605% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 191 institutional holders increased their position in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [NYSE:BJ] by around 23,165,118 shares. Additionally, 119 investors decreased positions by around 23,633,281 shares, while 16 investors held positions by with 100,789,937 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 147,588,336 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BJ stock had 84 new institutional investments in for a total of 6,128,168 shares, while 39 institutional investors sold positions of 1,805,980 shares during the same period.