Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE: BBY] closed the trading session at $82.54 on 03/01/23. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $81.70, while the highest price level was $83.12.
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The stocks have a year to date performance of 2.90 percent and weekly performance of -0.77 percent. The stock has been moved at 11.99 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -4.45 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 0.55 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 2.41M shares, BBY reached to a volume of 3185768 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 Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for BBY shares is $84.35 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on BBY stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. 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.
Telsey Advisory Group have made an estimate for Best Buy Co. Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Market Perform, with their previous recommendation back on February 27, 2023. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Barclays raised their target price to Equal Weight. The new note on the price target was released on February 08, 2023, representing the official price target for Best Buy Co. Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Best Buy Co. Inc. is set at 2.18, with the Price to Sales ratio for BBY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.38. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.22. Price to Free Cash Flow for BBY in the course of the last twelve months was 41.38 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.30.
BBY stock trade performance evaluation
Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -0.77. With this latest performance, BBY shares dropped by -4.45% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 11.99% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -14.59% 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 BBY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 41.58, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 36.06, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.66 for Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 84.17, while it was recorded at 83.02 for the last single week of trading, and 76.33 for the last 200 days.
Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY] shares currently have an operating margin of +5.79 and a Gross Margin at +22.32. Best Buy Co. Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +4.74.
Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 64.52, with Return on Assets sitting at 13.42.
Best Buy Co. Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.30 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY] stock
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 BBY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Best Buy Co. Inc. go to 0.23%.
Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $14,283 million, or 83.00% of BBY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of BBY stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 26,046,061, which is approximately -0.442% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 19,389,421 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.6 billion in BBY stocks shares; and JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, currently with $917.14 million in BBY stock with ownership of nearly -0.002% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Best Buy Co. Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of Thursday and at the time of the Thursday reporting period, where 385 institutional holders increased their position in Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE:BBY] by around 11,606,240 shares. Additionally, 392 investors decreased positions by around 16,456,925 shares, while 100 investors held positions by with 144,982,677 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 173,045,842 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. BBY stock had 134 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,651,047 shares, while 90 institutional investors sold positions of 3,153,416 shares during the same period.