BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [NYSE: BJ] traded at a low on 11/20/20, posting a -5.72 loss after which it closed the day’ session at $42.00. The company report on November 19, 2020 that BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. Announces Record Third Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results.
Comparable club sales, excluding gasoline sales, increased by 18.5%, including digitally enabled sales growth of approximately 200% for the third quarter of fiscal 2020.
Income from continuing operations increased by 122.6% year-over-year to $122.9 million, for the third quarter of fiscal 2020.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 4482396 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stands at 6.61% while the volatility over the past one month is 4.69%.
The market cap for BJ stock reached $6.15 billion, with 136.71 million shares outstanding and 134.39 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.38M shares, BJ reached a trading volume of 4482396 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus 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 $51.17 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.
MKM Partners have made an estimate for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on October 29, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, DA Davidson raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on August 14, 2020, representing the official price target for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. is set at 1.93, with the Price to Sales ratio for BJ stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.41. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 48.28, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.15. Price to Free Cash Flow for BJ in the course of the last twelve months was 10.51 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.20.
How has BJ stock performed recently?
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 3.99. With this latest performance, BJ shares gained by 3.83% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 16.57% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 76.17% 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 53.07, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 52.96, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 52.47 for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 40.65, while it was recorded at 42.74 for the last single week of trading, and 34.54 for the last 200 days.
BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]: Deeper insight into the 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 analysis for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. posted 0.4/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.4/share. 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 21.83%.
Insider trade positions for BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [BJ]
There are presently around $6,196 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BJ stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 14,991,923, which is approximately 1.575% of the company’s market cap and around 1.10% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 13,144,049 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $552.05 million in BJ stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $475.72 million in BJ stock with ownership of nearly -9.305% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 193 institutional holders increased their position in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings Inc. [NYSE:BJ] by around 12,812,668 shares. Additionally, 143 investors decreased positions by around 12,937,307 shares, while 25 investors held positions by with 121,780,211 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 147,530,186 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BJ stock had 76 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,706,658 shares, while 34 institutional investors sold positions of 1,688,203 shares during the same period.