Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY)

13.99
0.43 2.98
NASDAQ
Prev Close 14.42
Open 14.59
Day Low/High 13.93 / 14.70
52 Wk Low/High 13.92 / 53.90
Volume 4.79M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 101.06B
Market Cap 1.46B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Bed Bath & Beyond Guides Lower (and I'm Buying More)

"Our performance in the third quarter reflects the recent trends we have been experiencing. ... On the one hand we experienced softer in-store transaction counts, and on the other hand sales from our customer-facing digital channels demonstrated str...

Nike Scores a Slam Dunk, Another Big Quarter for the Sports Retailer

Nike Scores a Slam Dunk, Another Big Quarter for the Sports Retailer

Nike scores another big quarter after it delivered quarterly earnings that sprinted past estimates.

Bed Bath & Beyond numbers cut at Goldman

Retailers Ring Up a Rally

I continue to favor a post-tax-selling bounce in retail, my second-favorite market sector. Best Buy (BBY), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) and Wal-Mart (WMT) are all cooperating today and rising, which is good news because I've been a steady buyer of all t...

Don't Panic on Apple: The Bite Remains

Don't Panic on Apple: The Bite Remains

It remains a bargain at its current price and a great long-term investment.

Today's Takeaways and Observations

My "Takeaways" afternoon column is reportorial and not analytical. But I think it is important to develop a larger picture and have a good perspective on the day. From my perch, we may be in a classic year-end selling climax in high-yield bond funds...

The Long and Short of My 'Best Ideas' List

I have 10 longs and 16 shorts on my "Best Ideas" list. My longs are concentrated in financials and retail, while my shorts are less thematic and more based on bottoms-up research. Seems reasonable to me.

My Long Take on the Market

I've added to the following longs today: Bank of America (BAC), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Best Buy (BBY), Citigroup (C), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB), JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Macy's (M). As I mentioned in Columnist Conversation, I'm leaving at about ...

The Long and Short of It

Here is a partial list of my current longs and shorts: Longs: Yahoo! (YHOO), Potash (POT), Citigroup (C), Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB), Twitter (TWTR), Macy's (M), Best Buy (BBY), Bed, Bath & Beyond (BBBY),...

The Consensus Was Wrong: Cheap Oil Hurts

The Consensus Was Wrong: Cheap Oil Hurts

Low energy prices have created more problems than they solved.

The Consensus Was Wrong: Cheap Oil Hurts

Lower oil prices are "certainly good for families, for households. It's putting more money in their pockets." -- Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, December 2014 This year started with a strong consensus view, as expressed in Janet Yellen's comment...

My Retail Stocks Are Ringing Up Gains

Several of my favored retailers -- Best Buy (BBY), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) and Wal-Mart (WMT) -- are all green right now amid a red tape.

Rate Hike's Impact Would Be Widespread

Rate Hike's Impact Would Be Widespread

Homebuilders and regional banks are just 2 of the areas a Fed move would affect.

Today's Takeaways and Observations

My thoughts on the day: The market has no memory from day to day, plain and simple. In this post I explain why we should not be influenced by short-term trends and why the randomness and program-oriented market ruins charts and befuddles technical a...

Are Specialty Retailers' Charts Special?

Are Specialty Retailers' Charts Special?

Bed, Bath & Beyond is not faring as well as A&F and Restoration Hardware.

Today's Activity

Here's a roundup of my actions so far today: I've further reduced my bank longs based on an advance in share prices, coupled with the yield curve's flattening. However, Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Fifth Third Banco...

Today's Takeaways and Observations

My thoughts to this point of the day: First of the month and buyers queued up after a large sell imbalance at yesterday's close ($3.3 billion) depressed prices in the last 20 minutes of trading on Monday. Today, investors have rejoiced, again, in th...

Buying Retail

Although Grandma Koufax used to tell me to only buy wholesale, I'm buying retail today. My latest purchases: Wal-Mart (WMT) -- a trade, not an investment -- at $58.85. Best Buy (BBY) at $31.20, for reasons noted here. Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) at $53...

Bed Bath & Beyond Is Beyond Attractive

Bed Bath & Beyond Is Beyond Attractive

Forget poor price momentum -- the retailer has never been more valuable based on fundamentals.

Takeaways and Observations (Early Edition)

Today's early takeaways and observations: I did little trading, but I suspect that today is an important market day (or maybe that's just wishful thinking!). Of course, there are still some two hours of trading left. We've been down, up, down and we...

Researching Bed Bath & Beyond

I don't think much is going to happen in the markets over the half-hour or so that remains in today's shortened session (famous last words). So, I'm going to use the time to do a little field work by visiting the three stores that Bed Bath & Beyond ...

Ringing Up More Retail Stocks

Retail has begun to act better in the last two trading days. So, I've expanded my long positions in Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Best Buy (BBY), Macy's (M) and Wal-Mart (WMT). (I recently made detailed cases for buying Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy and M...

Today's Takeaways and Observations

Catching up after a busy day: I spent most of my day with the koala bears at the zoo! Stocks rallied smartly from the morning lows and then sold off near the close. The U.S. dollar was flattish. Bonds were also unchanged. Municipals had a bid. I con...

Why I'll Buy Best Buy on Any Dip

Why I'll Buy Best Buy on Any Dip

Retail giant is way below 52-week highs despite good fundamentals.

Why I'll Buy Best Buy on Any Dip

As previously noted, I've recently increased my exposure to retail stocks through purchases of Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Macy's (M) and Wal-Mart (WMT). I view Bed Bath & Beyond and Macy's as investments, but Wal-Mart as just a trade. And now, I plan...

Today's Takeaways and Observations

In South Beach and I plan to enjoy the South Beach Bubble tonite!  Don't count on me to be an early riser tomorrow morning!! I missed nothing as the market flatlined all afternoon. Here is the intraday on SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY).   In commodities lan...

Fundamental vs. Technical Analysis

Our Comments Section has improved greatly over the last month or so, and I encourage our subscribers to occasionally visit it during the trading day! I had a thoughtful and expansive dialogue this morning with one of our smartest contributors -- Kim...

Today's Trades and Orders

Here's a roundup of my trades and orders so far today: Bonds are well bid this morning, with the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) up $0.85 as I write this. I'm using the strength to further reduce my exposure to closed-end municipal-bond fun...

Recommended Reading (Part Deux)

Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's opening missive, 4 Home Improvement Stocks to Buy and How to Do It, provides a good tactical outline for the retailing segment that includes Lowe's (LOW) and Home Depot (HD). In fact, one of the ingredients in my initiation...