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Q2 2017

BWLD Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Joel Greenblatt 40,192 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,485 sh (New)
Mairs and Power 20,335 sh (+0.22%)
George Soros 3,300 sh (-36.54%)
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Q3 2017

BWLD Guru Trades in Q3 2017

George Soros 4,000 sh (+21.21%)
Caxton Associates 75,000 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 20,335 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 12,834 sh (-68.07%)
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Q4 2017

BWLD Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Pioneer Investments 1,217 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 23,607 sh (New)
George Soros Sold Out
Mairs and Power Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 2,716 sh (-78.84%)
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Q1 2018

BWLD Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Latest Guru Trades with BWLD

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GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2018-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$156.55 - $157 $ 156.950%0
Joel Greenblatt 2018-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$156.55 - $157 $ 156.950%0
Mario Gabelli 2017-12-31 New Buy0.02%$99.9 - $156.75 $ 156.9520%23,607
Joel Greenblatt 2017-12-31 Reduce -78.84%0.02%$99.9 - $156.75 $ 156.9520%2,716
George Soros 2017-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$99.9 - $156.75 $ 156.9520%0
Joel Greenblatt 2017-09-30 Reduce -68.07%0.05%$96.45 - $128.15 $ 156.9541%12,834
George Soros 2017-09-30 Add 21.21%$96.45 - $128.15 $ 156.9541%4,000
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Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants    NAICS: 722511    SIC: 5812
Traded in other countries:BWW.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Buffalo Wild Wings Inc is engaged in operating franchises restaurants under the names Buffalo Wild Wings, R Taco, and PizzaRev. The majority of its restaurants are in the United State as well as it has its presence in Canada and Mexico.

Buffalo Wild Wings operates and franchises restaurants under the names Buffalo Wild Wings, R Taco, and PizzaRev. The Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants, which provide the vast majority of company revenue, have sports-bar atmospheres and feature Buffalo-style chicken wings. The restaurants are designed for group gatherings and feature projection screens and dozens of televisions. About half of the company's restaurants are franchised. The company has a centralized supply chain that serves all company-owned and franchised restaurants. The majority of its restaurants are in the United States, but the company has a small presence in Canada and Mexico and is expanding to the Middle East and Asia.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,025.63
EPS (TTM) $ 3.85
52-Week Range $95.00 - 165.70
Shares Outstanding (Mil)15.53

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 2,074 2,080 2,126
EBIT (Mil $) 117 130 145
EBITDA (Mil $) 269 281 303
EPS ($) 4.95 5.65 6.71
EPS without NRI ($) 4.95 5.65 6.71
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