Selected Notes From Wall Street Analysts On BellRing Brands, Inc. (BRBR)

On Monday, shares of BellRing Brands, Inc. (NYSE:BRBR) marked $20.26 per share versus a previous $21.97 closing price. With having a -7.78% loss, an insight into the fundamental values of BellRing Brands, Inc., investors would also find a great ally in the technical patterns of the stock movements showed in stock charts. BRBR showed a fall of -4.84% within its YTD performance, with highs and lows between $13.56 – $24.03 during the period of 52 weeks, compared to the simple moving average of 4.10% in the period of the last 200 days.

Citigroup equity researchers changed the status of BellRing Brands, Inc. (NYSE: BRBR) shares to a “Buy” rating in the report published on April 2nd, 2020. Other analysts, including Jefferies, also published their reports on BRBR shares. Jefferies repeated the rating from the previous report, marking BRBR under “Buy” rating, in the report published on January 23rd, 2020. Additionally, BRBR shares got another “Buy” rating from Jefferies. On December 31st, 2019, Consumer Edge Research Initiated an Equal Weight rating and increased its price target to $24. On the other hand, Wells Fargo Initiated the “Outperform” rating for BRBR shares, as published in the report on November 11th, 2019. SunTrust seems to be going bullish on the price of BRBR shares, based on the price prediction for BRBR, indicating that the shares will jump to $20, giving the shares “Hold” rating based on their report from November 11th, 2019. Another “Buy” rating came from Stifel, providing a prediction for $20 price target according to the report published in November 11th, 2019.

BellRing Brands, Inc. (BRBR) Analysis

The present dividend yield for BRBR owners is set at 0, marking the return investors will get regardless of the company’s performance in the upcoming period. However, in order for the company to be able to pay its dividends, just like it is the case with BellRing Brands, Inc., the company needs to provide a healthy cash flow, currently at the value of 9.01. In addition, the growth of sales from quarter to quarter is recording 18.90%, hinting the company’s progress in the upcoming progress.

In order to gain a clear insight on the performance of BellRing Brands, Inc. (BRBR) as it may occur in the future, there are more than several well-rounded types of analysis and research techniques, while equity is most certainly one of the more important indicators into the company’s growth and performance. In this case, you want to make sure that the return on the present equity of -9.80% is enough for you to make a profit out of your investment. You may also count in the quick ratio of the company, currently set at 1.50 so you would make sure that the company is able to cover the debts it may have, which can be easily seen in annual reports of the company.

Set to affect the volatility of a given stock, the average volume can also be a valuable indicator, while BRBR is currently recording an average of 530.27K in volumes. The volatility of the stock on monthly basis is set at 5.92%, while the weekly volatility levels are marked at 6.98%with 0.25% of gain in the last seven days. Additionally, long-term investors are predicting the target price of $22.36, indicating growth from the present price of $20.26, which can represent yet another valuable research and analysis points that can help you decide whether to invest in BRBR or pass.

What to Look for When Analyzing BellRing Brands, Inc. Shares?

BellRing Brands, Inc. (BRBR) is based in the USA and it represents one of the well-known company operating with Consumer Defensive sector. If you wish to compare BRBR shares with other companies under Electronic Equipment and Consumer Goods, a factor to note is the P/E value of 9.15 for BellRing Brands, Inc., while the value 25.23 can represent an indicator in the future growth of the company in terms of investor’s expectations. The later value should have a steady growth rate, increasing and growing gradually, which serves the purpose of reliably showcasing the progress of the company. The value 2.21 is supported by the yearly EPS growth of 42.00%.

Besides from looking into the fundamentals, you should also note the number of people inside the company owning the shares, as the values should be in line with the expectations of investors. In that spirit, the present ownership of stocks inside the company is set at 0.42%, which can provide you with an insight of how involved executives are in owning shares of the company. In oppose to the executives’ share, the institutional ownership counts of shares, carrying an equal significance as an indicator of value, as the presence of large investors may signal a strong company.

Are Institutional Investors Increasing Stakes in BRBR Shares?

It appears that more than several institutional investors and hedge funds decided to increase stakes in BRBR in the recent period. That is how Route One Investment Co. LP now has an increase position in BRBR by 1.22% in the first quarter, owning 5.06 million shares of BRBR stocks, with the value of $88.72 million after the purchase of an additional 60,868 shares during the last quarter. In the meanwhile, The Vanguard Group, Inc. also increased their stake in BRBR shares changed 2.41% in the first quarter, which means that the company now owns 3.47 million shares of company, all valued at $60.82 million after the acquisition of additional 81,804 shares during the last quarter.

Victory Capital Management, Inc. acquired a new position in BellRing Brands, Inc. during the first quarter, with the value of $43.37 million, and BlackRock Fund Advisors increased their stake in the company’s shares by 15.27% in the first quarter, now owning 318,835 shares valued at $42.2 million after the acquisition of the additional 2.41 million shares during the last quarter. In the end, GIC Pte Ltd. increased their position by 126.06% during the first quarter, now owning 2.1 million BRBR shares, now holding the value of $36.83 million in BRBR with the purchase of the additional 800 shares during the period of the last quarter.