BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc (NYSE:BJ) CEO Christopher J. Baldwin sold 48,622 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, May 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.28, for a total transaction of $1,375,030.16. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.
Shares of NYSE BJ opened at $26.53 on Wednesday. BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc has a 1 year low of $19.31 and a 1 year high of $32.92.
BJs Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March 6th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $3.34 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.36 billion. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts expect that BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc will post 1.48 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its holdings in BJs Wholesale Club by 201.0% during the 4th quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 1,165 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,000 after acquiring an additional 778 shares during the last quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the 4th quarter worth $73,000. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in BJs Wholesale Club by 47.1% during the 4th quarter. Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC now owns 3,429 shares of the company’s stock worth $75,000 after acquiring an additional 1,098 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank purchased a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the 4th quarter worth $81,000. Finally, QS Investors LLC purchased a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the 4th quarter worth $89,000. 82.78% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
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BJs Wholesale Club Company Profile
BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc operates as a warehouse club on the East Coast of the United States. It offers perishable, edible grocery, general merchandise, and non-edible grocery products. The company also sells electronics, computers, office supplies and equipment, home products, health and beauty aids, sporting goods, outdoor living, baby products, toys, and jewelry through Website.
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