Sothebys (BID)

BID (NYSE:Specialty Retail) EQUITY
neg -0.61
Today's Range: 40.78 - 43.38 | BID Avg Daily Volume: 709,200
Last Update: 03/02/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 1,746,103
YTD Performance: 1.78%
Open: $42.74
Previous Close: $43.95
52 Week Range: $34.74 - $49.05
Oustanding Shares: 68,990,927
Market Cap: 3,032,151,242
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BID
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 4 4 4
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 0 0 0 0
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Latest Dividend: 0.10
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.91%
Dividend Ex-Date: 11/26/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 22.89
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BID Sector Avg. S&P 500
22.89 22.70 26.52
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
6.65% -12.75% 10.43%
Revenue 11.10 0.10 0.03
Net Income 20.10 -0.19 -0.07
EPS 18.90 -0.20 -0.07
Earnings for BID:
Revenue 0.85B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.24 $0.00 $2.16 $2.49
Number of Analysts 4 4 1 4
High Estimate $1.31 $0.06 $2.16 $2.64
Low Estimate $1.18 $-0.08 $2.16 $2.29
Prior Year $1.30 $-0.09 $1.78 $2.16
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -4.42% 102.78% 21.35% 15.28%
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Jun 11, 2014 | 8:07 AM EDT
BID was initiated at Neutral with a $45 price target, Goldman Sachs said. Consolidated auction sales are up 25% through May, but global...
Dec 20, 2013 | 7:57 AM EST
BID estimates were raised through 2014, Wedbush said. $60 price target. Company is realizing higher auction results. Outperform rating....
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Sep 24, 2013 | 7:55 AM EDT
BID upgraded to Buy from Neutral as management pursues multiple ways to create shareholder value, said Citigroup. Price target raised t...
The hedge fund sees the auction house as undervalued.
Feb 25, 2013 | 8:36 AM EST
BID was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Craig-Hallum said. $45 price target. Price increases should help margins. 

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