Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY] stock is down -0.91 while the S&P 500 has risen 0.88% on Friday, 12/04/20. While at the time of this article, BBY ATR is sitting at 3.47, with the beta value at 1.57. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 2.28%, while it was 2.99% for the past 30-day period. BBY has fallen -$0.97 from the previous closing price of $106.54 on volume of 3.66 million shares.
On 25, November 2020, Best Buy Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, The Board of Directors of Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) has authorized the payment of a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.55 per common share. The quarterly dividend is payable on January 5, 2021, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on December 15, 2020. The company had 258,931,526 shares of common stock issued and outstanding as of October 31, 2020.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE:BBY] stock was on October 05, 2020, when it was Initiated with an Outperform rating from Exane BNP Paribas. Before that, on October 23, 2020, Oppenheimer Recapitulated a Perform rating and elevated its amount target to $125. On September 29, 2020, Cleveland Research Upgrade a Buy rating. On August 26, 2020, Telsey Advisory Group Reiterated an Outperform rating and increased its price target from $120 to $135. On August 24, 2020, Raymond James Reiterated a Strong buy rating and increased its price target to $135. On August 18, 2020, Wedbush Upgrade an Outperform rating and boosted its amount target on this stock to $130. On August 17, 2020, Telsey Advisory Group Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $105 to $120. On August 14, 2020 DA Davidson Initiated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $118.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $48.10 and a peak of $124.89. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $126.26. At the most recent market close, shares of Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE:BBY] were valued at $105.57. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 0.92%.
Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE:BBY] most recently reported quarterly sales of 11.85 billion, which represented growth of 21.40%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $349,104 per employee, while its income is $12,328 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 22.60%, its Operating Margin is 5.10%, its Pretax Margin is +4.57, and its Net Margin is +3.53. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 10.71, 45.42, 33.28 and 26.77 respectively.
If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 53.91 and the whole liability to whole assets at 26.10. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 44.98 and enduring liability to assets at 0.22 while looking for an extended time period.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 104.74 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 103.91. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 106.51 and at 107.45 for 2nd resistance point.
Best Buy Co. Inc. [BBY] reported its earnings at $2.06 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 10/30/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $1.7/share signifying the difference of 0.36 and 21.20% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 7/30/2020, the stated earnings were $1.71 calling estimates for $1.08/share with the difference of 0.63 depicting the surprise of 58.30%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Best Buy Co. Inc. [NYSE:BBY] is 1.10. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.31. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.52, it’s amount to book ratio is 6.24 and showing 16.11 of P/E (TTM) ratio.
The most recent insider trade was by Bilunas Matthew M, Chief Financial Officer, and it was the sale of 4120.0 shares on Nov 25. SCHULZE RICHARD M, the 10% Owner, completed a sale of 0.44 million shares on Oct 09. On Oct 08, SCHULZE RICHARD M, 10% Owner, completed a sale of 62975.0 shares.