Oberweis Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Baozun Inc (NASDAQ:BZUN) by 10.7% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 193,045 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 18,720 shares during the quarter. Baozun comprises about 1.3% of Oberweis Asset Management Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 21st biggest position. Oberweis Asset Management Inc. owned 0.35% of Baozun worth $5,639,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Northern Trust Corp lifted its holdings in Baozun by 265.3% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 106,550 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $5,828,000 after purchasing an additional 77,384 shares in the last quarter. American Century Companies Inc. lifted its holdings in Baozun by 64.7% during the 3rd quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 511,899 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $24,868,000 after purchasing an additional 201,147 shares in the last quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd purchased a new stake in Baozun during the 3rd quarter worth about $395,000. ING Groep NV lifted its holdings in Baozun by 44.4% during the 3rd quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 7,800 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $379,000 after purchasing an additional 2,400 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Swiss National Bank purchased a new stake in Baozun during the 3rd quarter worth about $4,207,000. 55.35% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
A number of analysts recently issued reports on BZUN shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Baozun from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $39.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Monday. BidaskClub raised Baozun from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, February 28th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Baozun from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 23rd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $43.71.
Baozun (NASDAQ:BZUN) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March 6th. The technology company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.54 by ($0.08). The business had revenue of $2.20 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.21 billion. Baozun had a return on equity of 13.32% and a net margin of 4.93%. Baozun’s revenue was up 40.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.72 earnings per share. As a group, research analysts anticipate that Baozun Inc will post 1.22 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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Baozun Inc provides e-commerce solutions for brand partners in the People's Republic of China. It offers end-to-end e-commerce solutions, including IT infrastructure setup and integration, online store design and setup, store operations, visual merchandizing and marketing campaigns, customer services, warehousing, and order fulfillment.
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