$0.10 EPS Expected for Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (BBRG); Genuine Parts Co Has 0.96 Sentiment

February 16, 2018 - By Winifred Garcia

Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. The company has market cap of $14.80 billion. It distributes automotive replacement parts for imported vehicles, trucks, SUVs, buses, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, farm vehicles, small engines, farm equipment, and heavy duty equipment; and accessory items used in the automotive aftermarket, including repair shops, service stations, fleet operators, automobile and truck dealers, leasing companies, bus and truck lines, mass merchandisers, farms, industrial concerns, and individuals through 57 NAPA automotive parts distribution centers and 1,100 NAPA AUTO PARTS stores. It has a 22.58 P/E ratio. The firm also distributes industrial replacement parts and related supplies, such as bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission products, industrial automation products, hoses, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial supplies, and material handling products primarily for food and beverage, forest products, primary metal, pulp and paper, mining, automotive, gas and oil, petrochemical, and pharmaceutical industries through 483 branches, 13 distribution centers, and 43 service centers.

Analysts expect Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG) to report $0.10 EPS on February, 27.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 16.67% from last quarter’s $0.12 EPS. BBRG’s profit would be $1.52M giving it 8.19 P/E if the $0.10 EPS is correct. After having $-0.16 EPS previously, Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc.’s analysts see -162.50% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.76% or $0.025 during the last trading session, reaching $3.275. About 43,374 shares traded. Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG) has declined 30.93% since February 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 47.63% the S&P500.

Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. owns and operates Italian restaurants in the United States. The company has market cap of $49.80 million. The firm operates full-service Italian restaurants under the BRAVO! Cucina Italiana brand name; Italian chophouse restaurants under the BRIO Tuscan Grille brand name; and full-service American-French bistro restaurant under the Bon Vie brand name. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s restaurants primarily offer Italian food and wine.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.54 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.33, from 0.87 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 12 investors sold Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. shares while 14 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes. 5.38 million shares or 38.13% less from 8.69 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Co accumulated 231,655 shares. 326,006 were accumulated by Vanguard Grp Inc. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa invested in 0% or 3 shares. 83,916 are held by Geode Capital Mngmt Ltd. Weber Alan W owns 0.21% invested in Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG) for 25,000 shares. Bank & Trust Of Mellon holds 0% of its portfolio in Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG) for 43,174 shares. Bridgeway Cap has invested 0% of its portfolio in Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG). Invesco Ltd holds 0% or 80,354 shares in its portfolio. Blackrock stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG). Menta Capital Lc holds 0.01% or 24,427 shares in its portfolio. The Ontario – Canada-based Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada has invested 0% in Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG). California Employees Retirement accumulated 14,900 shares or 0% of the stock. Cove Street Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 200,000 shares. Rice Hall James & Assoc Lc accumulated 0.02% or 211,813 shares. Brandes Invest Prtn Ltd Partnership accumulated 30,339 shares or 0% of the stock.

Among 4 analysts covering Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc. had 9 analyst reports since November 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Sidoti on Thursday, December 10. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, February 24. The stock of Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBRG) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, November 2. The rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray to “Sell” on Thursday, September 7. On Thursday, August 4 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. PiperJaffray downgraded the stock to “Underweight” rating in Thursday, September 7 report. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, June 13 report.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Genuine Parts’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Genuine Parts, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $95.0 while the high is $102.0. The stock’s average target of $98.50 is -2.39% below today’s ($100.91) share price. GPC was included in 4 notes of analysts from August 26, 2016. The stock of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, October 20 by Wedbush. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, January 19 by Goldman Sachs. Susquehanna initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $102.0 target in Friday, August 26 report. The stock of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) earned “Neutral” rating by Atlantic Securities on Wednesday, December 14.

The stock increased 1.98% or $1.96 during the last trading session, reaching $100.91. About 979,627 shares traded or 15.85% up from the average. Genuine Parts Company (GPC) has declined 1.45% since February 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.15% the S&P500.

Analysts await Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) to report earnings on February, 20. They expect $1.06 earnings per share, up 3.92% or $0.04 from last year’s $1.02 per share. GPC’s profit will be $155.41 million for 23.80 P/E if the $1.06 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.16 actual earnings per share reported by Genuine Parts Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.62% negative EPS growth.

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