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Blue Bird Corp
BLBD

$52.80
2.84%
 

About: Blue Bird Corp is an American bus manufacturing company. It has its operations in two segments. The Bus segment involves the design, engineering, manufacture and sales of school buses and extended warranties; and the Parts segment which includes the sales of replacement bus parts. It carries its operations in the United States, Canada, and the rest of the world. The majority of its sales are derived from the United States through its bus manufacturing business.

Employees: 1,830

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Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 11 analysts
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News positive %
of 17 articles

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

789% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $10.6M | Put options by funds: $1.2M

87% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 56 | Existing positions closed: 30

42% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 68 | Existing positions reduced: 48

39% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $812M [Q4 2023] → $1.13B (+$314M) [Q1 2024]

25% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 4 [Q4 2023] → 5 (+1) [Q1 2024]

16% more funds holding

Funds holding: 158 [Q4 2023] → 184 (+26) [Q1 2024]

2.44% less ownership

Funds ownership: 93.66% [Q4 2023] → 91.22% (-2.44%) [Q1 2024]

Research analyst outlook

11 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$35
34%
downside
Avg. target
$46
12%
downside
High target
$66
25%
upside

11 analyst ratings

11 positive
100%
neutral
0%
negative
0%
Craig-Hallum
Eric Stine
23%upside
$65
Buy
Maintained
24 May 2024
DA Davidson
Michael Shlisky
25%upside
$66
Buy
Maintained
20 May 2024
Barclays
Adam Seiden
19%downside
$43
Overweight
Maintained
10 May 2024
Roth MKM
Craig Irwin
19%downside
$43
Buy
Maintained
9 May 2024
Needham
Chris Pierce
2%downside
$52
Buy
Maintained
9 May 2024

Financial journalist opinion

Based on 17 articles about BLBD published over the past 30 days