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Blue Bird NasdaqGM:BLBD Stock Report

Last Price

US$53.82

Market Cap

US$1.7b

7D

-3.5%

1Y

154.6%

Updated

23 Jun, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

Blue Bird Corporation

NasdaqGM:BLBD Stock Report

Market Cap: US$1.7b

BLBD Stock Overview

Designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses in the United States, Canada, and internationally.

BLBD fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

Rewards

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for BLBD from our risk checks.

Blue Bird Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Blue Bird
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$53.82
52 Week HighUS$59.40
52 Week LowUS$17.59
Beta1.62
11 Month Change-1.32%
3 Month Change49.38%
1 Year Change154.59%
33 Year Change95.42%
5 Year Change173.34%
Change since IPO462.38%

Recent News & Updates

Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Jun 21
Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Shares Could Be 41% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

May 30
Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Shares Could Be 41% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Blue Bird: Don't Miss The School Bus Before It Leaves

May 27

Recent updates

Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Jun 21
Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Shares Could Be 41% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

May 30
Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Shares Could Be 41% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Blue Bird: Don't Miss The School Bus Before It Leaves

May 27

Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Might Not Be As Mispriced As It Looks

May 07
Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Might Not Be As Mispriced As It Looks

Blue Bird: Ticks A Lot Of Boxes, But Wait For Stabilization On The Charts

Apr 24

At US$35.90, Is It Time To Put Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) On Your Watch List?

Apr 11
At US$35.90, Is It Time To Put Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) On Your Watch List?

Blue Bird: Now A High Profit Growth Story

Mar 28

Blue Bird Corporation Takes Me To School

Mar 13

After Decisive Earnings Beat, Blue Bird Still Shows Value To Be Had

Feb 20

Earnings Beat: Blue Bird Corporation Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models

Feb 10
Earnings Beat: Blue Bird Corporation Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models

Investors Holding Back On Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)

Jan 24
Investors Holding Back On Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)

Blue Bird's (NASDAQ:BLBD) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Jan 03
Blue Bird's (NASDAQ:BLBD) Returns Have Hit A Wall

Blue Bird's (NASDAQ:BLBD) Earnings May Just Be The Starting Point

Dec 18
Blue Bird's (NASDAQ:BLBD) Earnings May Just Be The Starting Point

When Should You Buy Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)?

Dec 06
When Should You Buy Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)?

A Look At The Fair Value Of Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)

Sep 29
A Look At The Fair Value Of Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD)

Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Aug 24
Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

An Intrinsic Calculation For Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Suggests It's 47% Undervalued

May 13
An Intrinsic Calculation For Blue Bird Corporation (NASDAQ:BLBD) Suggests It's 47% Undervalued

Is Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Weighed On By Its Debt Load?

Dec 07
Is Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Weighed On By Its Debt Load?

Blue Bird: Ugly Numbers Mask Still-Attractive Long-Term Case

Oct 03

Blue Bird amends credit facility again amid supply chain disruptions

Sep 09

Is Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Using Too Much Debt?

Aug 23
Is Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Using Too Much Debt?

Blue Bird: It Only Makes Sense If EV Buses Are On The Horizon

Mar 24

Capital Allocation Trends At Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Aren't Ideal

Mar 22
Capital Allocation Trends At Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Aren't Ideal

Does Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Feb 11
Does Blue Bird (NASDAQ:BLBD) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Shareholder Returns

BLBDUS MachineryUS Market
7D-3.5%0.9%0.5%
1Y154.6%14.2%23.7%

Return vs Industry: BLBD exceeded the US Machinery industry which returned 14.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BLBD exceeded the US Market which returned 23.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BLBD's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BLBD volatility
BLBD Average Weekly Movement9.1%
Machinery Industry Average Movement4.4%
Market Average Movement5.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.4%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: BLBD's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: BLBD's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19271,830Phil Horlockwww.blue-bird.com

Blue Bird Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells school buses in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Bus and Parts. It offers Type C, Type D, and specialty buses; and alternative power options through its propane powered, gasoline powered, compressed natural gas powered, and electric powered school buses, as well as diesel engines.

Blue Bird Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do Blue Bird's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BLBD fundamental statistics
Market capUS$1.74b
Earnings (TTM)US$80.15m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.26b

21.7x

P/E Ratio

1.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
BLBD income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.26b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.04b
Gross ProfitUS$222.94m
Other ExpensesUS$142.79m
EarningsUS$80.15m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 30, 2024

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.48
Gross Margin17.68%
Net Profit Margin6.36%
Debt/Equity Ratio92.0%

How did BLBD perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
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