Fiera Capital Corp Has $6.69 Million Stock Position in BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc (NYSE:BJ)

Fiera Capital Corp trimmed its holdings in shares of BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc (NYSE:BJ) by 42.4% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 262,828 shares of the company’s stock after selling 193,137 shares during the period. Fiera Capital Corp’s holdings in BJs Wholesale Club were worth $6,694,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Rheos Capital Works Inc. acquired a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the fourth quarter valued at $3,968,000. Alyeska Investment Group L.P. acquired a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the fourth quarter valued at $1,965,000. FMR LLC raised its position in BJs Wholesale Club by 0.4% during the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 20,589,882 shares of the company’s stock valued at $468,213,000 after buying an additional 73,980 shares during the period. New York State Teachers Retirement System raised its position in BJs Wholesale Club by 809.1% during the fourth quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 90,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,047,000 after buying an additional 80,100 shares during the period. Finally, Norges Bank acquired a new position in BJs Wholesale Club during the fourth quarter valued at $32,638,000.

BJ opened at $35.25 on Friday. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $26.76 and a 200-day moving average of $24.11. BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc has a 52-week low of $18.84 and a 52-week high of $35.45. The company has a market cap of $4.01 billion, a PE ratio of 26.31, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.53 and a beta of 0.17.

BJs Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, May 21st. The company reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.32. BJs Wholesale Club had a negative return on equity of 172.28% and a net margin of 1.42%. The firm had revenue of $3.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.33 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.26 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 21.1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, research analysts predict that BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc will post 1.73 EPS for the current year.

In other BJs Wholesale Club news, Director Christopher J. Baldwin sold 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.00, for a total value of $27,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 350,897 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,474,219. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Christopher J. Baldwin sold 114,528 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.52, for a total value of $3,151,810.56. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 350,897 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,656,685.44. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 684,825 shares of company stock valued at $17,994,575 in the last quarter. Corporate insiders own 4.20% of the company’s stock.

BJ has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Goldman Sachs Group upped their price target on BJs Wholesale Club from $26.00 to $38.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. Bank of America upped their target price on BJs Wholesale Club from $33.00 to $38.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 13th. Wells Fargo & Co upped their target price on BJs Wholesale Club from $31.00 to $33.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Robert W. Baird dropped their target price on BJs Wholesale Club from $30.00 to $28.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, March 6th. Finally, Gordon Haskett raised BJs Wholesale Club from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, March 16th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $32.06.

BJs Wholesale Club 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.

Featured Article: Cost of Debt

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding BJ? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for BJs Wholesale Club Holdings Inc (NYSE:BJ).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BJs Wholesale Club (NYSE:BJ)

Receive News & Ratings for BJs Wholesale Club Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for BJs Wholesale Club and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.