Wells Fargo & Company reissued their market perform rating on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) in a research note issued to investors on Saturday. They currently have a $125.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock, down from their previous price target of $148.00.

A number of other brokerages have also recently commented on BWLD. Maxim Group restated a hold rating and issued a $175.00 price target on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. Citigroup Inc. restated a neutral rating and issued a $161.00 price target (down previously from $162.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research report on Monday, May 15th. UBS AG restated a buy rating and issued a $175.00 price target (down previously from $185.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research report on Monday, June 12th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a hold rating and issued a $160.00 price target (up previously from $145.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research report on Monday, June 5th. Finally, Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a $160.00 price objective on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research note on Monday, June 5th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. Buffalo Wild Wings currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $152.14.

Shares of Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ BWLD) traded down 0.20% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $122.35. 443,670 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $132.45 and a 200 day moving average of $148.35. Buffalo Wild Wings has a 1-year low of $119.55 and a 1-year high of $175.10. The company has a market capitalization of $1.97 billion, a P/E ratio of 26.49 and a beta of 0.88.

Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 26th. The restaurant operator reported $1.44 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.24. Buffalo Wild Wings had a return on equity of 16.55% and a net margin of 4.14%. The company had revenue of $534.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $536.10 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.73 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that Buffalo Wild Wings will post $5.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Tyers Asset Management LLC increased its stake in Buffalo Wild Wings by 6.3% in the first quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC now owns 748 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 44 shares in the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its stake in Buffalo Wild Wings by 10.9% in the first quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 765 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $117,000 after buying an additional 75 shares in the last quarter. FNY Managed Accounts LLC purchased a new stake in Buffalo Wild Wings during the first quarter valued at approximately $130,000. Flinton Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Buffalo Wild Wings by 6.3% in the first quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 952 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 56 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Neuburgh Advisers LLC increased its stake in Buffalo Wild Wings by 6.3% in the first quarter. Neuburgh Advisers LLC now owns 1,156 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $177,000 after buying an additional 68 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 90.36% of the company’s stock.

Buffalo Wild Wings Company Profile

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc is the owner, operator and franchisor of restaurants. As of December 25, 2016, the Company’s made-to-order menu items included 16 sauces and five seasonings, ranging from Sweet BBQ to Blazin. The Company’s restaurants offer 20 to 40 domestic and imported beers on tap, including craft brews, and a selection of bottled beers, wines and liquor.

Analyst Recommendations for Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD)

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