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Blue Bird Corp (BLBD.OQ)

BLBD.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Market

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Blue Bird Q1 Adjusted Loss Per Share $0.10
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 07:30am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Blue Bird Corp ::BLUE BIRD DELIVERS STRONG FISCAL 2018 FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE; INCREASES FULL YEAR GUIDANCE.Q1 ADJUSTED LOSS PER SHARE $0.10.Q1 SALES ROSE 18.9 PERCENT TO $162.5 MILLION.Q1 GAAP LOSS PER SHARE $0.36.SEES FY 2018 SALES $1.01 BILLION TO $1.04 BILLION.‍GROSS MARGIN IN QUARTER WAS 12.7%, DOWN 60 BPS. FROM LAST YEAR​.‍INCREASING FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2018 NET SALES GUIDANCE TO $1,010 MILLION - $1,040 MILLION, ADJUSTED EBITDA GUIDANCE TO $80 - $85 MILLION​.SEES ‍ FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2018 ADJUSTED EBITDA OF $80 MILLION - $85 MILLION​.SEES ‍FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2018 ADJUSTED FREE CASH FLOW GUIDANCE TO $40 - $45 MILLION​.‍BUS SALES FOR QUARTER TOTALED 1,705 BUSES, 14 PERCENT HIGHER THAN SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR​.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW $1.00 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Blue Bird Reports Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.51
Wednesday, 6 Dec 2017 04:00pm EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Blue Bird Corp ::BLUE BIRD DELIVERS STRONG FISCAL 2017 FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE.SEES FY 2018 SALES $1.0 BILLION TO $1.03 BILLION.Q4 SALES $312.7 MILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $310.7 MILLION.- QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.28.- ADJUSTED FREE CASH FLOW GUIDANCE OF $36 MILLION - $40 MILLION FOR FY 2018.QTRLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.51.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.50 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW $1.04 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Blue Bird announces stock repurchase agreement with Coliseum Capital
Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 04:03pm EDT 

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Blue Bird Corp :Blue Bird announces stock repurchase agreement with coliseum capital.Blue Bird Corp - ‍company agreed on an aggregate purchase price of $32.1 million​.Blue Bird Corp - ‍entered into a securities repurchase agreement with investment funds managed by Coliseum Capital management, LLC​.Blue Bird Corp - ‍aggregate purchase price of $32.1 million, reflecting a price per share of common stock of $18.65​.Blue Bird Corp - share repurchase is made pursuant to blue bird's existing share repurchase program of up to $50 million.Blue Bird Corp - ‍blue bird will fund repurchase with cash on hand​.Blue Bird Corp - ‍blue bird will continue its share repurchase program​.Blue Bird-‍under terms of deal co to buy all of coliseum's shares of common stock, its shares of co's preferred stock, its warrants to buy common stock​.  Full Article

Blue Bird Q3 earnings per share $0.68
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 04:00pm EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Blue Bird Corp :Blue Bird delivers strong fiscal 2017 third quarter results; authorizes capital stock repurchase program.Q3 earnings per share $0.68.Q3 sales $332.6 million versus I/B/E/S view $329.5 million.Sees FY 2017 sales $980 million to $1.0 billion.Q3 earnings per share view $0.59 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees 2017 adjusted free cash flow guidance to $33 - $37 million.Blue Bird Corp - lowering adjusted EBITDA guidance to $68 - $70 million for 2017.Blue Bird Corp qtrly lowering FY 2017 adjusted EBITDA guidance to $68 - $70 million.Blue Bird Corp - has approved a capital stock repurchase program to buy-back up to $50 million over next 24 months.  Full Article

Blue Bird reports Q2 sales $208.7 million
Thursday, 11 May 2017 04:00pm EDT 

May 11 (Reuters) - Blue Bird Corp :Blue Bird delivers solid fiscal 2017 second quarter performance.Q2 sales $208.7 million versus I/B/E/S view $195.9 million.Sees FY 2017 sales $980 million to $1.01 billion.Blue Bird Corp - Qtrly unit sales for quarter totaled 2,367 buses, 235 units (or 11%) above same period last year.Blue Bird Corp - Reaffirming full-year fiscal 2017 net sales guidance of $980 million - 1,010 million, adjusted ebitda guidance of $72 - 76 million.Blue Bird Corp - Qtrly adjusted diluted earnings per share $0.08.Blue Bird Corp - Qtrly diluted earnings per share from continuing operations $0.07.  Full Article

Coliseum Capital Management cuts stake in Blue Bird to 9.5 pct
Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017 05:56pm EDT 

Blue Bird Corp : Coliseum capital Management LLC had previously reported a stake of 11.7 percent in Blue Bird as of March 8 (corrects source) .Coliseum Capital Management LLC reports 9.5 percent stake in Blue Bird Corp as of March 20 - sec filing.  Full Article

Coliseum Capital Management LLC reports 11.7 pct stake in Blue Bird Corp as of March 8
Friday, 10 Mar 2017 05:53pm EST 

Coliseum Capital Management LLC : Coliseum Capital Management LLC reports 11.7 percent stake in Blue Bird Corp as of March 8 - sec filing .Coliseum Capital Management LLC - had earlier reported a stake of 14.8 percent in Blue Bird Corp as of Feb 14.  Full Article

Blue bird Corp's CEO Phil Horlock's total compensation in 2016 $2.3 mln vs $5.9 mln in 2015
Friday, 27 Jan 2017 12:39pm EST 

Blue Bird Corp :Blue Bird Corp's CEO Phil Horlock's total compensation in 2016 $2.3 million versus $5.9 million in 2015 - SEC filing.  Full Article

Blue Bird enters into a credit agreement - SEC filing
Thursday, 15 Dec 2016 05:43pm EST 

Blue Bird Corp : Blue Bird - credit facility provided for under credit agreement consists of term loan facility in an aggregate initial principal amount of $160.0 million . Blue Bird Corp - term loan facility and revolving credit facility each mature on December 12, 2021 . Blue Bird Corp - on December 12, entered into a credit agreement - sec filing .Blue Bird Corp - credit facility also has a revolving credit facility with aggregate commitments of $75.0 million.  Full Article

Blue Bird narrows fiscal 2016 revenue guidance
Wednesday, 16 Nov 2016 07:42am EST 

Blue Bird Corp - : Narrowing fiscal 2016 revenue guidance to $931-935mln . Sees 2016 adjusted ebitda in the range of $70-$72 million -SEC filing .Fy2016 revenue view $948.9 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BRIEF-Blue Bird Q2 Sales $216.6 Million Versus I/B/E/S View $214.9 Million

* MAINTAINING FULL YEAR GUIDANCE OF $40 MILLION - $45 MILLION FOR ADJUSTED FREE CASH FLOW FOR FISCAL YEAR