Buffalo Wild Wings Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages (NASDAQ:BWLD)
Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-three analysts that are presently covering the stock, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have assigned a hold recommendation and eleven have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $138.81.
A number of research firms have recently commented on BWLD. Analysts at Longbow Research initiated coverage on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research note on Friday, February 7th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Zacks reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research note on Thursday, February 6th. They now have a $153.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Miller Tabak upgraded shares of Buffalo Wild Wings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 6th. They now have a $148.00 price target on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call.
Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) opened at 132.27 on Monday. Buffalo Wild Wings has a 52-week low of $74.47 and a 52-week high of $152.53. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $137.7 and a 200-day moving average of $129.0. The company has a market cap of $2.487 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.90.
Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February 4th. The company reported $1.10 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.06 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $341.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $346.85 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.90 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Buffalo Wild Wings will post $4.81 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc, is a owner, operator, and franchisor of restaurants. The Company features a variety of menu items, including its Buffalo, New York-style chicken wings spun in any of its 16 types of sauces or five types of seasonings.
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