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Stocks That Fell to 3-Year Lows

- By Shuda Xia

Brinker International Inc. (EAT), Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (BWLD), Taubman Centers Inc. (TCO) and GameStop Corp. (GME) have declined to their three-year lows.

Brinker International declined to $31.24

The price of Brinker International shares declined to $31.24 on Sept. 1, which is only 0.7% above the three-year low of $31.01.


Brinker International is an American international hospitality industry company that owns the restaurant chains Chili's and Maggiano's Little Italy. The company currently owns, operates or franchises 1,629 restaurants under the names Chili's Grill & Bar and Maggiano's Little Italy worldwide.

Brinker International has a market cap of $1.51 billion; its shares were traded around $31.24 with a price-earnings (P/E) ratio of 10.48 and a price-sales (P/S) ratio of 0.51. Brinker International's trailing 12-month dividend yield is 4.35%. The forward dividend yield is 4.87%. Brinker International had an annual average earnings growth of 12.10% over the past 10 years.

Brinker International announced that Joseph Taylor was named senior vice president and chief financial officer on Aug. 22. Taylor has 17 years of experience with the company and has held multiple leadership roles in finance, communications and public policy. He joined the company in 1999 as vice president of finance and went on to lead corporate affairs, investors relations and most recently served as interim chief financial officer since April.

Buffalo Wild Wings declined to $101.40

The price of Buffalo Wild Wings shares declined to $101.40 on Sept. 1, which is only 0.2% above the three-year low of $101.20.

Buffalo Wild Wings is an American international casual dining restaurant and sports bar franchise that specializes in Buffalo wings and sauces. The company has locations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates. As of June, it had 1,237 locations across the U.S.

Buffalo Wild Wings has a market cap of $1.57 billion; its shares were traded around $101.40 with a P/E ratio of 25.96 and P/S ratio of 0.90. Buffalo Wild Wings had an annual average earnings growth of 23.60% over the past 10 years.

The company reported a total revenue of $500 million in the second quarter, an increase of 2% compared to the same period a year earlier, and company-owned restaurant sales of $475.7 million, an increase of 1.9%. The company also reported net earnings of $8.8 million, a decrease of 62.9% from $23.7 million from the same period of the prior year.

Taubman Centers declined to $52.63

The price of Taubman Centers shares declined to $52.63 on Sept. 1, which is only 3.6% above the three-year low of $50.72.

Taubman Centers is an American international real estate company that specializes in owning regional malls in the U.S. The company owns the subsidiary Taubman Asia headquartered in Hong Kong. The company has the highest selling portfolio of malls, by square foot, of any mall company in the U.S. Many of the company's malls feature an upscale, bright, white color scheme with contemporary geometric ceiling designs and skylights.

Taubman Centers has a market cap of $3.2 billion; its shares were traded around $52.63 with a P/E ratio of 40.77 and P/S ratio of 5.19. Taubman Centers' trailing 12-month dividend yield is 4.64%. The forward dividend yield is 4.79%. Taubman Centers had an annual average earnings growth of 2.30% over the past 10 years.

On Sept. 1 the board of directors of Taubman Centers declared a regular quarterly dividend of 62.5 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable Sept. 29 to shareholders of record on Sept. 15. The company also declared quarterly dividends of 40.625 cents on its 6.5% Series J Cumulative Preferred Shares and 39.0625 cents on its 6.25% Series K Cumulative Preferred Shares.

GameStop declined to $18.67

The price of GameStop shares declined to $18.67 on Sept. 1, which is only 1.1% above the three-year low of $18.47.

GameStop is an American international video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. The company operates 7,117 retail stores in the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Europe. The company's retail stores primarily operate under the GameStop, EB Games, ThinkGeek and Micromania brands.

GameStop has a market cap of $1.89 billion; its shares were traded around $18.67 with a P/E ratio of 5.66 and P/S ratio of 0.22. GameStop's trailing 12-month dividend yield is 8.03%. The forward dividend yield is 8.22%. GameStop had an annual average earnings growth of 6.60% over the past 10 years.

The company reported total global sales of $1.69 billion in the second quarter, an increase of 3.4% compared to the same period of the prior year. The company also reported an increase of 14.8% in new hardware sales and a decrease of 3.4% in new software sales. The company had net earnings of $22.2 million, or 22 cents per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $27.9 million, or 27 cents per diluted share in the same quarter of the prior year.

Disclosure: I do not own stock in any of the companies mentioned in the article.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.