BBY:NYE-Best Buy Co. Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Specialty Retail | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 118.75

Change

-2.48 (-2.05)%

Market Cap

USD 29.82B

Volume

2.17M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 136.15 (+14.66%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Best Buy Co., Inc. retails technology products in the United States and Canada. The company operates in two segments, Domestic and International. Its stores provide computing and mobile phones, such as computing covering desktops, notebooks, and peripherals; mobile phones comprising related mobile network carrier commissions, networking products, tablets covering e-readers, and wearables, such as smartwatches; and consumer electronics consisting of digital imaging, health and fitness, home theater, portable audio comprising headphones and portable speakers, and smart home products. The company's stores also offer appliances, such as dishwashers, laundry appliances, ovens, refrigerators, blenders, coffee makers, and vacuums; entertainment products consisting of drones, peripherals, movies, music, and toys, as well as gaming hardware and software, and virtual reality and other software products; and other products, such as beverages, snacks, and sundry items, as well as baby products, furniture, luggage, and sporting goods. In addition, it provides consultation, delivery, design, installation, memberships, protection plans, repair, set-up, and technical support services, as well as connected health services for aging consumers. The company offers its products through stores and websites under the BestBuy, Best Buy Business, Best Buy Express, Best Buy Health, CST, Geek Squad, GreatCall, Lively, Magnolia, Pacific Kitchen, and Home, as well as the domain names bestbuy.com and greatcall.com. As of January 30, 2021, it had 1,126 large-format and 33 small-format stores. The company was formerly known as Sound of Music, Inc. Best Buy Co., Inc. was incorporated in 1966 and is headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Specialty Retail)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 19.00% 43% F 65% D
Dividend Return 2.10% 57% F 47% F
Total Return 21.10% 43% F 65% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 6.88% 29% F 28% F
Dividend Return 2.39% 50% F 39% F
Total Return 9.26% 33% F 26% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 206.21% 83% B 91% A-
Dividend Return 25.12% 100% A+ 80% B-
Total Return 231.33% 83% B 92% A-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 25.96% 48% F 86% B
Dividend Return 2.85% 44% F 63% D
Total Return 28.81% 48% F 86% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 29.89% 76% C 38% F
Risk Adjusted Return 96.39% 90% A- 90% A-
Market Capitalization 29.82B 96% A 91% A-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Specialty Retail)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 12.40 48% F 68% D+
Price/Book Ratio 6.72 45% F 15% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 6.05 64% D 60% D-
EV/EBITDA 7.14 67% D+ 75% C
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 62.52% 77% C+ 86% B
Return on Invested Capital 38.57% 83% B 97% A+
Return on Assets 11.50% 70% C- 94% A
Debt to Equity Ratio 27.32% 78% C+ 76% C
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 3.60 83% B 31% F
Short Percent 3.89% 78% C+ 47% F
Beta 1.55 60% D- 22% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Dividend Growth

This stock has shown top quartile dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

What to not like:
Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.