BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BJ) is now up 32.78% compared to a 12-month low of $19.31. We have seen the price to move 2.11% higher and get settled at $25.64 on 6/19/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $25.11 to $25.79. This company shares are 18.68% off its target price of $30.43 and the current market capitalization stands at $3.6B. The recent change has given its price a -3.59% deficit over SMA 50 and -22.11% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 1.14% gains, -2.32% declines and 15.24% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found BJ’s volatility during a week at 2.45% and during a month it has been found around 3.32%.

BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (BJ) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $3.15 billion or 0% in BJ stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Fmr Llc owns $519.14 million in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc., which represents roughly 14.42% of the company’s market cap and approximately 16.51% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Leonard Green & Partners, L.P., which owns 18,727,024 shares of the stock are valued at $470.24 million. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which currently holds $260.35 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 7.23% of its market capitalization.

BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 141 institutional holders increased their position in BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BJ) by some 31,072,835 shares, 41 decreased positions by 17,799,854 and 12 held positions by 76,379,707. That puts total institutional holdings at 125,252,396 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 52 new institutional investments totaling 9,044,675 shares while 14 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 1,061,026 shares.

BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BJ) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director, 10% Owner Green Equity Investors V, L.P. has sold 8,750,000 shares of BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (BJ) in the trading session dated Jun. 07, 2019. These shares are worth $214,637,500 and were traded at $24.53 each. The SEC filing shows that SEIFFER JONATHAN A performed a sale of 8,750,000 shares. The Director, 10% Owner disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 07, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $24.53 per share worth to an income of some $214,637,500 to the account of SEIFFER JONATHAN A.

Director, 10% Owner, Galashan John Kristofer, sold 8,750,000 common shares of BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (BJ) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 07, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $24.53, raking in a sum of $214,637,500. After this sale, 9,977,024 common shares of BJ are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $255,810,895.

In the transaction dated Jun. 07, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the 10% Owner; CVC European Equity V Ltd disposed a total of 8,750,000 shares at an average price of $24.53, amounting to approximately $214,637,500. The insider now directly owns 9,977,024 shares worth $255,810,895.

BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (BJ) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on BJ’s Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BJ), with 10 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 4 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.82 average brokerage recommendation [T1].