|Bid||17.78 x 400|
|Ask||17.79 x 400|
|Day's Range||17.33 - 17.81|
|52 Week Range||17.11 - 39.89|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||5.83|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.60 (2.79%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Home Depot (HD) stock reacted positively to Wells Fargo’s “outperform” rating, rising as high as $178.38 on April 23. The stock closed the day at $177.66, representing a 0.4% rise from the previous day’s closing price.
On April 23, Wells Fargo analyst Zachary Fadem initiated coverage of Home Depot (HD) with an “outperform” rating. He also expects the company’s stock price to reach $205 in the next 12 months, which represents a return potential of 15.4%.
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Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) has affirmed ten classes in UBS-Barclays Commercial Mortgage Trust 2012-C3 as follows: Cl. A-3, Affirmed Aaa (sf); previously on Apr 27, 2017 Affirmed Aaa (sf) Cl. A-4, ...
The ratings on the P&I classes were affirmed because the transaction's key metrics, including Moody's loan-to-value (LTV) ratio, Moody's stressed debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) and the transaction's Herfindahl Index (Herf), are within acceptable ranges. Moody's rating action reflects a base expected loss of 2.8% of the current balance compared to 2.3% at Moody's prior review. Moody's base expected loss plus realized losses is now 2.2% of the original pooled balance compared to 2.1% at the prior review.
In a bid to catch up with evolving consumer trends, retailers are making higher investments toward omni-channel capabilities, largely denting margins.
The ratings on the eight P&I classes were affirmed because the transaction's key metrics, including Moody's loan-to-value (LTV) ratio, Moody's stressed debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) and the transaction's Herfindahl Index (Herf), are within acceptable ranges. Moody's rating action reflects a base expected loss of 5.8% of the current balance compared to 6.4% at last review. Moody's provides a current list of base expected losses for conduit and fusion CMBS transactions on moodys.com at http://www.moodys.com/viewresearchdoc.aspx?docid=PBS_SF215255.
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Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) has a seven-quarter long trend of strained margins, which is expected to persist in the forthcoming quarters.
On April 10, Deutsche Bank had a “buy” rating for Philip Morris International (PM) and a price target of $120. Of the analysts surveyed, 61% rated the stock a “buy,” while 39% rated it a “hold,” and 0% rated it a “sell.”
With the US-China trade war tensions easing, last week was positive overall for the sectors in the S&P 500. The S&P 500 Index (SPY) was up ~2.0%. All the sectors in the S&P 500 rose with the exception of the utility sector, which saw a slight slide.
Management doesn't see any quick solution to Bed Bath & Beyond's recent trend of margin erosion. However, the liquidation of some major competitors could certainly help.
As of April 12, 2018, Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) was trading at $17.21. On the same day, analysts were expecting the company’s stock price to reach $19.47 in the next 12 months, which represents a return potential of 13.1%.
The forward PE multiple is calculated by dividing the company’s stock price from analysts’ earnings estimates for the next four quarters. The decline in BBBY’s 4Q17 margins and also the lower-than-expected 2018 guidance provided by the company’s management has led to a fall in the company’s stock price and its valuation multiple.
Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) posted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.41 in 4Q17. By the end of 2017, the company had approximately $1.5 billion in its share repurchase program. Share repurchases drive a company’s earnings by lowering the number of shares outstanding. In 4Q17, Williams-Sonoma (WSM), Lowe’s (LOW), and Home Depot (HD) posted EPS growth of 8.4%, -14%, and 17.4%, respectively.
Shares of the home-goods retailer fell to a new low following its latest earnings report. Also, Walmart may be investing in India.
Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) posted a gross margin, EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization) margin, and net margin of 35.9%, 11.4%, and 5.5% in 4Q17, respectively. In comparison, these margins were at 38.0%, 14.3%, and 7.6% in 4Q16, respectively.