NasdaqGS:BBBY

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Executive Summary

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


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 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BBBY's weekly volatility has decreased from 15% to 9% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

46.0%

BBBY

3.3%

US Specialty Retail

0.6%

US Market


1 Year Return

78.0%

BBBY

34.7%

US Specialty Retail

21.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BBBY exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned 34.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BBBY exceeded the US Market which returned 21% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BBBYIndustryMarket
7 Day46.0%3.3%0.6%
30 Day40.0%9.0%4.2%
90 Day10.1%13.6%12.4%
1 Year82.1%78.0%36.0%34.7%23.7%21.0%
3 Year31.5%17.8%79.1%71.5%47.4%37.6%
5 Year-27.7%-36.9%119.9%103.5%131.6%105.9%

Long-Term 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?

2.34x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BBBY ($27.34) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($20.77)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BBBY is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BBBY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US 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 (2.3x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (2.9x).


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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 18 analysts?

57.9%

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%).

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 (-3.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BBBY's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.7% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BBBY's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.1%).


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Past Performance

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

-59.9%

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 59.9% 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 (15.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BBBY has a negative Return on Equity (-16.09%), 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 ($4.0B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: BBBY's short term assets ($4.0B) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.9B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BBBY's debt to equity ratio (85%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: BBBY's debt to equity ratio has increased from 58.6% to 85% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BBBY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (44.2%).

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 current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.52%

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?

0.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mark Tritton (57 yo)

1.17yrs

Tenure

US$13,764,398

Compensation

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 ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Mark's total compensation ($USD13.76M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.98M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Mark's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Mark Tritton
President1.17yrsUS$13.76m0.17%
$ 5.6m
Gustavo Arnal
Executive VP0.67yrno datano data
John Hartmann
Executive VP0.67yrno datano data
Scott Lindblom
Chief Technology Officer0.33yrno datano data
Ronald Curwin
Senior Vice President of Investor Relations15yrsno datano data
Arlene Hong
Executive VP0.67yrno datano data
Scott Hames
Senior VP and Chief Marketing & Analytics Officerno datano datano data
Lynda Markoe
Executive VP and Chief People & Culture Officer0.33yrno datano data
Joseph Hartsig
Executive VP0.83yrno datano data
Gregg Melnick
Executive VP & Chief Stores Officer1.08yrsno data0.0055%
$ 180.0k
Rafeh Masood
Executive VP & Chief Digital Officer0.67yrno datano data
Cindy Davis
Executive VP0.67yrno datano data

0.7yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BBBY's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Mark Tritton
President1.17yrsUS$13.76m0.17%
$ 5.6m
Sue Gove
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$159.29k0.042%
$ 1.4m
Harsha Ramalingam
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$168.61k0.014%
$ 451.7k
Andrea Weiss
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$180.51k0.017%
$ 547.4k
Harriet Edelman
Independent Chair of the Board0.67yrUS$182.53k0.023%
$ 760.8k
Mary Winston
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$3.04m0.085%
$ 2.8m
Joshua Schechter
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$157.10k0.018%
$ 574.6k
John Fleming
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$174.48k0.018%
$ 588.4k
Ann Yerger
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$166.89k0.021%
$ 698.5k
Virginia Ruesterholz
Independent Director3.58yrsUS$204.02k0.023%
$ 745.7k
Jeffrey Kirwan
Independent Director1.67yrsUS$157.10k0.018%
$ 598.2k
Johnathan Osborne
Independent director2.75yrsUS$195.38k0.017%
$ 563.1k

1.7yrs

Average Tenure

58.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BBBY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.7 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: BBBY 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$3.278b
  • Shares outstanding: 119.89m
  • 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 kitche...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/14 23:55
End of Day Share Price2021/01/14 00:00
Earnings2020/11/28
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.