Investors Growl at Build-A-Bear

Shares of the retailer of plush toys dropped on news of soft sales

Since opening its first store in 1997, Build-A-Bear Workshop (BBW) has added more then 200 outlets and grown overseas. Investors turned bearish on the stock on Feb. 20. sending it down 8.3% to $27.92, on news that the St. Louis-based company's sales at North American stores open more than a year fell 10.4% during the fourth quarter.

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