bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) major shareholder Lloyd I. Miller III acquired 98,975 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 18th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $3.71 per share, for a total transaction of $367,197.25. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Large shareholders that own more than 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) traded up 13.73% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $4.06. The stock had a trading volume of 133,067 shares. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $4.19 and a 200-day moving average of $5.12. The firm’s market cap is $32.75 million. bebe stores, inc. has a 1-year low of $3.02 and a 1-year high of $9.10.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. potrero capital research llc raised its position in shares of bebe stores, inc. by 156.7% in the first quarter. potrero capital research llc now owns 220,705 shares of the company’s stock worth $867,000 after buying an additional 134,726 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its position in shares of bebe stores, inc. by 6.2% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 230,830 shares of the company’s stock worth $907,000 after buying an additional 13,400 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of bebe stores, inc. by 18.0% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 98,460 shares of the company’s stock worth $382,000 after buying an additional 14,986 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Royce & Associates LP raised its position in shares of bebe stores, inc. by 43.3% in the first quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 352,355 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,367,000 after buying an additional 106,394 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 98.41% of the company’s stock.

bebe stores, inc. Company Profile

bebe stores, inc. designs, develops and produces a range of contemporary women’s apparel and accessories. The Company’s product offering includes a range of separates, tops, dresses, active wear and accessories for a range of occasions. It designs and develops its merchandise in-house, which is manufactured to its specifications and it also sources directly from third-party manufacturers.

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