NasdaqGS:BBBY

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Executive Summary

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail stores.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with moderate growth potential.


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Share Price & News

How has Bed Bath & Beyond's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

28.2%

BBBY

5.7%

US Specialty Retail

3.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-25.0%

BBBY

3.5%

US Specialty Retail

9.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BBBY underperformed the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 3.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BBBY underperformed the US Market which returned 8.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BBBYIndustryMarket
7 Day28.2%5.7%3.8%
30 Day61.2%18.8%11.4%
90 Day-4.8%2.3%6.8%
1 Year-20.1%-25.0%4.9%3.5%12.1%9.7%
3 Year-70.4%-73.9%29.4%23.2%36.2%27.2%
5 Year-84.7%-86.7%23.5%13.0%63.7%45.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Bed Bath & Beyond's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Bed Bath & Beyond undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

13.7%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BBBY ($9.32) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($10.8)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BBBY is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BBBY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Specialty Retail industry average.

PE vs Market: BBBY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BBBY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BBBY is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (1.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Bed Bath & Beyond forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?

73.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BBBY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: BBBY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: BBBY's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BBBY's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-2.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BBBY's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.6% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BBBY is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.


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Past Performance

How has Bed Bath & Beyond performed over the past 5 years?

-53.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BBBY is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BBBY is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BBBY is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -53.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BBBY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BBBY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (-5.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BBBY has a negative Return on Equity (-34.78%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Bed Bath & Beyond's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BBBY's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: BBBY's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BBBY's debt to equity ratio (84.3%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: BBBY's debt to equity ratio has increased from 54.8% to 84.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BBBY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (39.7%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if BBBY's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Bed Bath & Beyond's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.85%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BBBY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BBBY's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BBBY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BBBY's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BBBY is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BBBY's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

0.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mark Tritton (56yo)

0.58

Tenure

Mr. Mark J. Tritton has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. since November 4, 2019. He is an Independent Director of Nordstrom, Inc. since March 30, 2020. He was  ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Arthur Stark
Senior Advisor to Chief Executive Officer2yrsUS$6.11m0.14% $1.7m
Mark Tritton
President0.58yrno data0.35% $4.0m
Gustavo Arnal
Executive VP0.083yrno datano data
John Hartmann
Executive VP0.083yrno datano data
Kevin Wanner
Vice President of Technology & Operationsno datano datano data
Ronald Curwin
Senior Vice President of Investor Relations14.42yrsno datano data
Arlene Hong
Executive VP0.083yrno datano data
Scott Hames
Senior VP and Chief Marketing & Analytics Officerno datano datano data
Concetta Van Dyke
Vice President of Human Resourcesno datano datano data
Joseph Hartsig
Executive VP & Chief Merchandising Officer0.25yrno datano data

0.3yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BBBY's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Mark Tritton
President0.58yrno data0.35% $4.0m
Harsha Ramalingam
Independent Director1.08yrsno data0.0067% $77.7k
Andrea Weiss
Independent Director1.08yrsno data0.0095% $110.5k
Harriet Edelman
Independent Chair of the Boardno datano data0.0067% $77.7k
Joshua Schechter
Independent Director1.08yrsno data0.0067% $77.7k
John Fleming
Independent Director1.08yrsno data0.011% $124.3k
Stephanie Bell-Rose
Independent Director2.08yrsUS$152.46k0.010% $115.8k
Virginia Ruesterholz
Independent Director3yrsUS$175.01k0.015% $178.0k
Patrick Gaston
Independent Director13.08yrsUS$179.00k0.037% $429.6k
Johnathan Osborne
Independent director2.17yrsUS$171.61k0.010% $115.8k

1.1yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BBBY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
  • Ticker: BBBY
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1971
  • Industry: Homefurnishing Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: US$1.157b
  • Shares outstanding: 124.11m
  • Website: https://www.bedbathandbeyond.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
  • 650 Liberty Avenue
  • Union
  • New Jersey
  • 7083
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BBBYNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 1992
BBYDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 1992
BBBY *BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon StockMXMXNJun 1992

Biography

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail stores. The company sells a range of domestics merchandise, including bed linens and related items, bath items, and kitchen textiles; and home furnishings, such as kitchen and tabletop items, fine tabletop, basic housewares, general home furnishings, consumables, and various juvenile products. It also provides various textile products, amenities, and other goods to institutional customers in the hospitality, cruise line, healthcare, and other industries. As of February 29, 2020, the company had 1,500 stores, including 976 Bed Bath & Beyond stores in the United States and Canada; 261 stores under the names of World Market, Cost Plus World Market, or Cost Plus; 126 Buy Buy BABY stores; 81 stores under the Christmas Tree Shops, Christmas Tree Shops andThat! Names; and 53 stores under the Harmon, Harmon Face Values, or Face Values names. It also offers products through various Websites and applications, such as bedbathandbeyond.com, bedbathandbeyond.ca, harmondiscount.com, facevalues.com, christmastreeshops.com, andthat.com, buybuybaby.com, buybuybaby.ca, harborlinen.com, t-ygroup.com, worldmarket.com, personalizationmall.com, and decorist.com. In addition, it operates PersonalizationMall.com, an online retailer of personalized products; and Decorist, an online interior design platform. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Union, New Jersey. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/06/06 01:56
End of Day Share Price2020/06/05 00:00
Earnings2020/02/29
Annual Earnings2020/02/29


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.