Shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. (NYSE:BBW) traded down 2.1% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $12.76 and last traded at $12.80, with a volume of 94,318 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $13.07.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on BBW shares. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 4th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $13.00 target price on shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Build-A-Bear Workshop currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.20.

The company’s 50-day moving average is $13.65 and its 200-day moving average is $13.30. The firm has a market capitalization of $196.79 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.95.

Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 3rd. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.15. The business had revenue of $95 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $96.70 million. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.49 EPS. Equities research analysts forecast that Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. will post $0.87 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Build-A-Bear Workshop stock. Royce & Associates LLC raised its stake in shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. (NYSE:BBW) by 221.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 234,900 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 161,900 shares during the period. Royce & Associates LLC owned about 1.42% of Build-A-Bear Workshop worth $2,875,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc is primarily a specialty retailer offering a make your own stuffed animal interactive retail-entertainment experience. The Company’s segments include direct-to-consumer (DTC), international franchising and commercial. The DTC segment includes the activities of Company-owned stores in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Denmark, and other retail delivery operations, including its e-commerce sites and temporary stores.

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