Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.21
Headlines about Blue Buffalo Pet Products (NASDAQ:BUFF) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Blue Buffalo Pet Products earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 47.1177497798953 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern’s scoring:
- Stock to Watch: Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:BUFF) – Freeburg Standard (freeburgstandard.com)
- Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (BUFF) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts (americanbankingnews.com)
- Analysts Anticipate Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc (BUFF) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $319.42 Million (americanbankingnews.com)
- Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday (americanbankingnews.com)
- Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (BUFF) Just Reaches All Time High? – ExpressNewsline (expressnewsline.com)
Blue Buffalo Pet Products (NASDAQ:BUFF) traded down $0.68 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $34.12. The company had a trading volume of 1,459,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,155,417. The firm has a market capitalization of $6,660.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.77. Blue Buffalo Pet Products has a 52-week low of $21.51 and a 52-week high of $35.81. The company has a quick ratio of 3.62, a current ratio of 4.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.61.
In related news, CEO William W. Bishop, Jr. sold 3,180 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.41, for a total transaction of $103,063.80. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 629,650 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $20,406,956.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, insider William W. Bishop, Jr. sold 21,200 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.08, for a total value of $701,296.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 604,210 shares in the company, valued at $19,987,266.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 214,288 shares of company stock worth $6,977,870 over the last three months. 7.70% of the stock is owned by insiders.
Blue Buffalo Pet Products Company Profile
Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc (BBPP) is a holding company. The Company operates as a pet food company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, develops, produces, markets and sells pet food under product lines, including BLUE Life Protection Formula, BLUE Wilderness, BLUE Basics, BLUE Freedom and BLUE Natural Veterinary Diet lines.
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