Filed Pursuant to Rule 433
Registration No. 333-197267
July 14, 2014
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
Pricing Term Sheet
$300,000,000 3.749% Senior Notes due 2024
$300,000,000 4.915% Senior Notes due 2034
$900,000,000 5.165% Senior Notes due 2044
|Issuer:||Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.|
|Ratings: (Moody’s / S&P)*||Baa1 (stable) / A- (stable)|
|Security Type:||Senior Unsecured Notes|
|Pricing Date:||July 14, 2014|
|Settlement Date:||July 17, 2014 (T+3)|
|Interest Payment Dates:||February 1 and August 1, commencing February 1, 2015|
|3.749% Senior Notes due 2024||4.915% Senior Notes due 2034||5.165% Senior Notes due 2044|
|Maturity Date:||August 1, 2024||August 1, 2034||August 1, 2044|
|Benchmark Treasury:||2.500% due May 15, 2024||3.625% due February 15, 2044||3.625% due February 15, 2044|
|Benchmark Treasury Price / Yield:||99-18+ / 2.549%||104-27 / 3.365%||104-27 / 3.365%|
|Spread to Benchmark Treasury:||+ 120 bps||+ 155 bps||+ 180 bps|
|Yield to Maturity:||3.749%||4.915%||5.165%|
|Public Offering Price:||99.999%||99.998%||99.997%|
|Make-Whole Call:||Prior to May 1, 2024, T+20 bps||Prior to February 1, 2034, T+25 bps||Prior to February 1, 2044, T+30 bps|
|Par Call:||On or after May 1, 2024||On or after February 1, 2034||On or after February 1, 2044|
|CUSIP / ISIN:||075896 AA8 / US075896AA80||075896 AB6 / US075896AB63||075896 AC4 / US075896AC47|
|Joint Book-Running Managers:||
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
|Senior Co-Manager:||Goldman, Sachs & Co.|
RBC Capital Markets, LLC
Santander Investment Securities Inc.
*Note: A securities rating is not a recommendation to buy, sell or hold securities and may be subject to revision or withdrawal at any time.
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