Dupont Capital Management Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWLD) in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 3,013 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock, valued at approximately $318,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Koch Industries Inc. bought a new position in Buffalo Wild Wings during the second quarter valued at approximately $618,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 0.8% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 350,269 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $44,378,000 after purchasing an additional 2,701 shares during the last quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. lifted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 23.7% in the 2nd quarter. Pacad Investment Ltd. now owns 9,400 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $1,191,000 after purchasing an additional 1,800 shares during the last quarter. Gotham Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $5,092,000. Finally, Nicholas Company Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Buffalo Wild Wings by 29.3% in the 2nd quarter. Nicholas Company Inc. now owns 29,185 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $3,697,000 after purchasing an additional 6,605 shares during the last quarter. 89.14% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ BWLD) opened at $118.85 on Monday. Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. has a one year low of $95.00 and a one year high of $175.10. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.60, a quick ratio of 0.61 and a current ratio of 0.70. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,843.63, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.45, a P/E/G ratio of 1.46 and a beta of 0.79.

Buffalo Wild Wings (NASDAQ:BWLD) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The restaurant operator reported $1.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.57. Buffalo Wild Wings had a return on equity of 21.39% and a net margin of 3.17%. The firm had revenue of $496.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $500.97 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.23 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up .5% on a year-over-year basis. analysts predict that Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. will post 4.98 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on BWLD shares. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a “market perform” rating and issued a $110.00 price objective (down from $150.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Barclays PLC lowered their price objective on Buffalo Wild Wings from $165.00 to $144.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Wedbush reaffirmed an “in-line” rating and issued a $115.00 price objective (up from $110.00) on shares of Buffalo Wild Wings in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Zacks Investment Research lowered Buffalo Wild Wings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Maxim Group lowered their price objective on Buffalo Wild Wings from $180.00 to $165.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eighteen have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $131.57.

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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.

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