Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) was down 0.9% during trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $164.83 and last traded at $165.56, with a volume of 179,165 shares. The stock had previously closed at $167.05.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on BWLD shares. Maxim Group dropped their target price on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings from $190.00 to $170.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, April 27th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $166.00 target price (down previously from $185.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a report on Wednesday, April 27th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a report on Wednesday, April 27th. Vetr lowered shares of Buffalo Wild Wings from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $149.42 target price for the company. in a report on Monday, May 9th. Finally, Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a report on Monday, May 16th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $159.13.

The company has a market cap of $2.99 billion and a P/E ratio of 30.782. The company’s 50-day moving average is $151.49 and its 200 day moving average is $147.64.

Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The company reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.01. The business earned $490.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $498.86 million. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 15.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.12 EPS. Equities research analysts anticipate that Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. will post $5.73 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, CEO Sally J. Smith sold 1,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $136.55, for a total transaction of $204,825.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, Director Warren E. Mack sold 300 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $166.05, for a total value of $49,815.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 13,457 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,234,534.85. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 4.1% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 366,392 shares of the company’s stock worth $58,495,000 after buying an additional 14,591 shares during the last quarter. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC boosted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 14.8% in the fourth quarter. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC now owns 225,423 shares of the company’s stock worth $35,989,000 after buying an additional 29,011 shares during the last quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 24.2% in the fourth quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,281 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,003,000 after buying an additional 1,222 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 79.8% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 161,838 shares of the company’s stock worth $25,836,000 after buying an additional 71,821 shares during the last quarter.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc (Buffalo Wild Wings) is an owner, operator and franchisor of restaurants featuring various menu items. The Company’s restaurants feature a bar, which offers a selection of 20 to 30 domestic, imported and craft beers on tap, as well as bottled beers, wine and liquor. The Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants feature various menu items, including its Buffalo, New York-style chicken wings spun in one of its signature sauces from sweet to screamin’ hot, which includes Sweet barbeque (BBQ), Teriyaki, Bourbon Honey Mustard, Mild, Parmesan Garlic, Medium, Honey BBQ, Spicy Garlic, Asian Zing, Caribbean Jerk, Thai Curry, Hot BBQ, Hot, Mango Habanero, Wild and Blazin’, or signature seasonings, Buffalo, Desert Heat, Chipotle BBQ, Lemon Pepper, and Salt & Vinegar.

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