Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc (BBW) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $0.57 Per Share, Dougherty & Co Forecasts

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc (NYSE:BBW) – Equities research analysts at Dougherty & Co issued their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop in a report issued on Wednesday. Dougherty & Co analyst J. Hamblin anticipates that the specialty retailer will post earnings of $0.57 per share for the year. Dougherty & Co has a “Neutral” rating on the stock.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised Build-A-Bear Workshop from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, February 12th.

Build-A-Bear Workshop (BBW) traded down $0.30 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $9.80. The company had a trading volume of 146,316 shares, compared to its average volume of 181,433. The firm has a market capitalization of $160.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.00, a P/E/G ratio of 1.02 and a beta of -0.30. Build-A-Bear Workshop has a 1 year low of $7.25 and a 1 year high of $11.90.

Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 15th. The specialty retailer reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.34 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $107.58 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $104.00 million. Build-A-Bear Workshop had a return on equity of 7.98% and a net margin of 2.21%. Build-A-Bear Workshop’s revenue was down 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.31 earnings per share.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of BBW. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC boosted its position in Build-A-Bear Workshop by 473.5% during the 4th quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 12,749 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $118,000 after acquiring an additional 10,526 shares during the period. PEAK6 Investments L.P. acquired a new stake in Build-A-Bear Workshop during the 3rd quarter worth about $134,000. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC boosted its position in Build-A-Bear Workshop by 15.4% during the 2nd quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 14,805 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $155,000 after acquiring an additional 1,978 shares during the period. Millennium Management LLC acquired a new stake in Build-A-Bear Workshop during the 4th quarter worth about $156,000. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in Build-A-Bear Workshop by 46.2% during the 4th quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 21,253 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $195,000 after acquiring an additional 6,712 shares during the period. 69.71% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

In related news, major shareholder Point72 Asset Management, L.P. purchased 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 28th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $8.43 per share, with a total value of $84,300.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Insiders purchased a total of 418,849 shares of company stock worth $3,800,842 in the last three months. 17.50% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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Build-A-Bear Workshop Company Profile

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc is primarily a specialty retailer offering a make your own stuffed animal interactive retail-entertainment experience. The Company’s segments include direct-to-consumer (DTC), international franchising and commercial. The DTC segment includes the activities of Company-owned stores in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Denmark, and other retail delivery operations, including its e-commerce sites and temporary stores.

Earnings History and Estimates for Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW)

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