Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (BBW), HCI Group, Inc. (HCI)

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) tinted gains of +2.39% (+0.12 points) to US$5.15. The volume of 0.18 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 81.48 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.33. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$10.45 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$3.75. The corporation has a market cap of US$76.27 Million.

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW)’s earnings per share has been growing at a 15 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -39.7 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 0 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 0 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 88.9 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of 0 percent and possesses 44.6 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 1 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 0 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 1. 0 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) is worth US$443.74 Million and has recently risen 2.5% to US$48.87. The latest exchange of 0.09 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 68.73 Million shares. The day began at US$47.49 but the price moved to US$47.49 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$49.12. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$59.32 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$50.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 12.33, a price to book ratio of 1.98, and a price to sales ratio of 1.85. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 8.5%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown -18.1%. With an institutional ownership near 74.4%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 3.96.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 0 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 1 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 1 analysts call it Underweight, while 2 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.75.