|Bid||70.40 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||70.47 - 72.93|
|52 Week Range||52.92 - 84.37|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.67|
|Earnings Date||Nov 14, 2018 - Nov 19, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.80 (2.44%)|
|1y Target Est||80.37|
Additionally, this was an improvement in sentiment as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices reduced their short positions on September 20. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising.
Do Analysts Expect Best Buy Stock to Gain Momentum? Best Buy’s (BBY) 12-month forward PE multiple has fallen ~11% since its announcement of its results for the second quarter of fiscal 2019 in August. As we discussed earlier, Best Buy delivered impressive fiscal 2019 second-quarter results, but its earnings guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2019 came up short of analysts’ expectations.
Best Buy’s (BBY) EPS, excluding one-time items, rose 36.7% and 31.9% year-over-year, respectively, in the first and second quarters of fiscal 2019.
Do Analysts Expect Best Buy Stock to Gain Momentum? Best Buy (BBY) has exceeded analysts’ revenue expectations in eight of the past ten quarters. Best Buy’s growth initiatives are helping it deliver improved performances across several categories.
As of October 16, Best Buy (BBY) stock has fallen 8.4% since its announcement of its results for the second quarter of fiscal 2019, which ended on August 4. Best Buy stock has risen 9.3% YTD (year-to-date), outperforming the S&P 500’s 5.1% rise as of October 16. As of October 16, Best Buy stock is rated as a “hold” by 16 out of the 25 analysts (or 64%) covering the consumer electronics retailer.
The analyst expects a full Sears liquidation to add an extra $0.47 to Best Buy's fiscal 2019 earnings per share (EPS), given that 85% of all Sears stores are within a five mile range of a Best Buy location.
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About 85 percent of Sears' stores are within five miles of a Best Buy store, according to Loop Capital. If Sears liquidates, Best Buy could see an additional 47 cents a share in adjusted annual earnings from the added customers. "We believe Sears' bankruptcy filing is a major positive for Best Buy," Loop's Anthony Chukumba says.
The downfall of Sears may bring a hearty influx of customers to Best Buy and therefore boost its bottom line, according to a report Tuesday by Loop Capital.
Where we were: Sears has been sliding for quite some time, so its bankruptcy is hardly a surprise. Where we’re headed: If a full liquidation comes, Best Buy could see a big benefit, but even if Sears only closes the roughly 200 stores as part of its current plan, it should still help Best Buy’s stock, says Loop Capital. Some may mourn the passing of the former retail behemoth Sears, but such can be the circle of life.
Best Buy (BBY) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.
The change stems from a 2005 legislative overhaul of the bankruptcy code that forced companies to find an agreement within seven months on its real-estate leases, or allow landlords to walk away from the agreement. The law intensifies the pressure on Sears and Chairman Eddie Lampert to restructure the company and turn it into a relevant, viable business. Sears did not respond to requests seeking comment.
Amazon (AMZN) has rapidly expanded its private-label business, which began sometime in 2009, with the company selling items such as batteries. According to TJI Research’s October 2018 report, there are more than 120 private brands and more than 150 exclusive brands on Amazon’s retail platform. Private brands are those created under Amazon’s brand name.
Sears wasn't a big rival to either Minnesota retailer, but it's still one fewer competitor out there. But beware the "dark anchor" effect.
Swedbank, one of Sweden’s largest banks, disclosed Thursday that it initiated large positions in those stocks in the third quarter.
Strategic initiatives such as Best Buy 2020 plan and Store-in-a-Store concept will drive Best Buy's (BBY) growth in near future.
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First, of course, there is the Fed. By tracing out a path of multiple rate hikes regardless of the data -- which is really what has happened here -- the Fed is saying "we can't have people make more money than they are because wage inflation must be stopped." One of the chief reasons why retail blossomed was because corporations and individuals -- except in certain Democratic states -- got big tax cuts.
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Minnesota keeps losing its billionaires to Florida, and the latest departure leaves the state with just a single entry on the Forbes 400 list of richest Americans.
With the peak holiday shipping season fast-approaching, global package delivery giant FedEx Corp (FDX.N) is paying retirement-age pilots bonuses of $40,000 - and potentially as much as $110,000 - to keep them flying into next year, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter and a contract seen by Reuters. Any problem in maintaining capacity for FedEx, which many economists consider a barometer of U.S. economic strength, disrupts supply chains at a time when they are already being destabilised by international trade tensions. FedEx and rival United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N), which is trying to recruit hundreds of pilots this year but is not paying bonuses, play a crucial role in global supply chains from aerospace to retail, particularly during the holidays when average daily delivery volumes can double.