Stuffed sharks and toy soldiers: the strangest things British eccentrics have tried to insure

Wine, whisky and stamp collections, fine artwork, Beatles memorabilia and antique golf clubs are other curios successfully insured by Direct Line.

Full-sized replicas of Chinese Terracotta Army soldiers, stuffed sharks and a toy soldier collection worth more than £10,000 are some of the trickiest treasures insurers have been asked to cover.

Other odd items that their owners want covered include dead tigers, artwork from anonymous artist Banksy and a collection of teddy bears from the German designer Richard Steiff, who invented the cuddly toys.

Wine, whisky and stamp collections, fine artwork, Beatles memorabilia and antique golf clubs are other curios successfully insured by Direct Line.

The firm estimates that we own almost £222bn of collectibles worth more than £500 each. Two-thirds of the population own such items, around a quarter…

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A Reversal for Build-a-bear Workshop Inc (NYSE:BBW) Is Near. The Stock Has Decrease in Shorts

Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability Co reported 0% stake. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com reported 0% in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.16, from 0.9 in 2018Q4. It dived, as 10 investors sold Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. shares while 17 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 11 raised stakes. 8.07 million shares or 23.81% less from 10.59 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.

California Pub Employees Retirement Systems, a California-based fund reported 26,200 shares. Spark Invest Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW). 30,140 were reported by North Star Investment Management Corp. Arrowstreet Partnership stated it has 56,043 shares. Laurion Capital Lp stated it has 0% in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW). Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability Co reported 0% stake. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com reported 0% in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW). Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW). Boothbay Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 45,500 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. 80,000 are held by Perritt Mgmt Inc. Wedge Capital Management L Limited Partnership Nc accumulated 167,334 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Jpmorgan Chase & stated it has 12,638 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Advisory Network Limited owns 4 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Pacifica Ltd Com stated it has 2.43% in Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW). Camarda Advisors Ltd Liability Com holds 0% or 100 shares in its portfolio.

Since March 13, 2019, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $10.48 million activity.

The stock of Build-a-bear Workshop Inc (NYSE:BBW) registered a decrease of 1.99% in short interest. BBW’s total short interest was 786,600 shares in July as published by FINRA. Its down 1.99% from 802,600 shares, reported previously. With 39,800 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 20 days to cover their BBW’s short positions. The short interest to Build-a-bear Workshop Inc’s float is 6.47%.

The stock decreased 1.98% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $4.46. About 189,311 shares traded. Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) has declined 40.46% since July 25, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.89% the S&P500.

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of plush animals and related products. The company has market cap of $67.48 million. The firm operates through three divisions: Direct-to-Consumer, International Franchising, and Commercial. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s merchandise comprises a range of styles of stuffed animals; clothing, shoes, and accessories for the stuffed animals; and other toy and novelty items.

More notable recent Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Everybody, Come On In! Build-A-Bear Workshop Announces ‘Pay Your Age’ Day Deal In Stores On July 12 – PR Newswire” on July 09, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Build-A-Bear Workshop (BBW) Presents At 20th Annual ICR Investor Conference – Slideshow – Seeking Alpha” published on January 09, 2018, Investorplace.com published: “Build-a-Bear Pay Your Age Day 2019: This Year There’s a Catch! – Investorplace.com” on June 11, 2019. More interesting news about Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Southwest Airlines And Build-A-Bear Partner To Take Bear Hugs To New Heights In Celebration Of National Teddy Bear Day 2018 – PR Newswire” published on September 05, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “44 Stocks Moving In Tuesday’s Mid-Day Session – Benzinga” with publication date: June 04, 2019.

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