Big Lots Company Profile (NYSE:BIG)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 5 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $48.49 (8.83% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$53.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/3/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$60.00 -> $52.35View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/31/2016MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$58.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Hold$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$49.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperform$39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/8/2015WedbushReiterated RatingBuy$58.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/7/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuy$57.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/7/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$61.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/7/2015Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform$54.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/4/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$38.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeSell -> Buy$52.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/29/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/2/2015Johnson RiceUpgradeHold -> AccumulateView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/17/2014Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/1/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$53.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/17/2014Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$58.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/28/2014KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$53.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/26/2014Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$49.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/31/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/26/2016        
5/27/2016Q116$0.70$0.82$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2016Q415$1.98$2.00$1.60 billion$1.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2015Q315($0.01)$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/28/2015Q215$0.34$0.40$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/29/2015Q115$0.59$0.60$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/6/2015Q414$1.75$1.76$1.59 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2014Q314($0.05)($0.06)$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2014Q214$0.30$0.36$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/30/2014Q114$0.44$0.50$1.26 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/7/2014Q413$1.42$1.45$1.62 billion$1.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/6/2013Q3$0.24$0.10$1.23 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/30/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.31$1.23 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/30/2013Q1 2013$0.61$0.61$1.32 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/6/2013Q4 2012$1.98$2.09$1.75 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2012-0.10($0.10)$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/23/2012Q212$0.41$0.36$1.24 billion$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/23/2012$0.69$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/2/2012$1.73$1.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2011$0.09$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/25/2011$0.44$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/26/2011$0.69$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2011$1.38$1.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$1.97$2.00$1.98
Q2 20164$0.68$0.72$0.71
Q3 20163$0.45$0.51$0.47
Q4 20163($0.04)$0.10$0.03
Q1 20174$2.02$2.18$2.13
Q2 20174$0.45$0.48$0.47
Q3 20174($0.03)$0.11$0.02
Q4 20173$2.21$2.26$2.23
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:1.58%
Payout Ratio:27.91% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
24.07% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.71% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/27/2016quarterly$0.211.65%6/8/20166/10/20166/24/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2016quarterly$0.211.77%3/16/20163/18/20164/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2015quarterly$0.191.9%12/15/201512/17/201512/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/28/2015quarterly$0.191.56%9/9/20159/11/20159/25/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/29/2015quarterly$0.191.69%6/10/20156/12/20156/26/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/6/2015quarterly$0.191.49%3/18/20153/20/20154/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2014quarterly$0.171.65%12/12/201412/16/201412/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2014quarterly$0.171.46%9/10/20149/12/20149/26/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2014quarterly$0.177/9/20147/11/20147/29/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/12/2016Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorSell7,500$53.00$397,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/11/2016Andrew D SteinSVPSell10,000$53.00$530,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/11/2016Russell SoltDirectorSell3,000$52.10$156,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2016Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorSell7,500$50.07$375,525.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2016Michael Allen SchlonskyEVPSell15,000$50.27$754,050.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2016David J CampisiCEOSell49,805$50.05$2,492,740.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2016Lisa M BachmannEVPSell50,000$50.05$2,502,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2016Andrew D SteinSVPSell2,569$45.69$117,377.61View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2016Lisa M BachmannEVPSell5,658$45.71$258,627.18View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell3,338$45.16$150,744.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/28/2015Timothy A. JohnsonEVPSell1,875$38.99$73,106.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/9/2015Philip E. MallottDirectorSell5,000$50.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/5/2015Lisa M. BachmannEVPSell16,563$49.00$811,587.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/23/2015David J CampisiCEOSell1,600$47.18$75,488.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/23/2015Lisa M BachmannEVPSell20,000$50.38$1,007,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/23/2015Peter J HayesDirectorSell2,000$50.47$100,940.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/12/2015David J CampisiCEOSell28,875$50.49$1,457,898.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/12/2015Lisa M BachmannEVPSell4,499$50.49$227,154.51View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2015Brenda J LauderbackDirectorSell8,423$50.11$422,076.53View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/29/2014Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell7,500$38.85$291,375.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/2/2014Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell9,500$42.50$403,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/16/2014Peter J HayesDirectorSell4,107$47.48$195,000.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/12/2014Michael Allen SchlonskySVPSell3,750$46.90$175,875.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2014James R TenerDirectorSell15,000$46.01$690,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/3/2014James R TenerDirectorSell3,600$46.00$165,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/23/2014Joe CooperEVPSell50,063$39.69$1,987,000.47View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/2/2014Lisa BachmannEVPSell24,000$38.75$930,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/12/2013David CampisiCEOBuy2,800$35.94$100,632.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/12/2013Lisa M BachmannEVPSell17,500$35.00$612,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/19/2013Brenda J LauderbackDirectorSell4,277$33.33$142,552.41View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/17/2013Peter J HayesDirectorSell1,660$33.90$56,274.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/11/2013Philip E MallottDirectorSell2,600$33.70$87,620.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Lisa M BachmannEVPSell20,000$38.76$775,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateHeadline
07/30/16 02:53 PMRatings Watch: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Investor Newswire
07/30/16 02:53 PMPrice Target Highlight: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - News Oracle
07/29/16 08:18 PMGround tumeric recalled nationwide because of excessive lead
07/29/16 08:18 PMTurmeric powder recalled from Big Lots stores for high lead levels
07/29/16 06:32 AMBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/28/16 09:32 PMExpected For Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Sales Of $5311.348 - Investor Newswire
07/27/16 08:36 PMHow To YieldBoost BIG From 1.6% To 15.8% Using Options
07/25/16 08:52 PM5 Prominent NYSE Stocks That Hit 52-Week Highs Monday -
07/25/16 07:01 AMRetailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to Shop -
07/25/16 01:16 AMBigben Interactive SA :BIG-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 : July 25, 2016 -
07/23/16 02:47 PMBig Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Stock Rises, Analysts: Hold Rating - Review Fortune
07/23/16 07:03 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 02:48 PMNotable Earnings to Watch: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), CalAtlantic Group Inc (NYSE:CAA), Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT ... - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 10:59 AMStock Focus: Following Analyst Expectations on Shares of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - TGP
07/22/16 10:59 AMBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Expected To Post Sales Of $5311.348 - Investor Newswire
07/22/16 10:59 AMBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/22/16 10:59 AMAttention Grasping Stock With Upward Momentum: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - TGP
07/22/16 10:59 AMBig Lots Inc (NYSE:BIG) Upside Stock Technicals at Extreme Strength - CML News
07/22/16 10:59 AMBig Lots: In The Likeness Of Oxpecker - Seeking Alpha
07/21/16 09:45 AMWill This Highly-Rated Retail IPO Deliver A Bargain Breakout? -
07/21/16 09:22 AMLooking For 'Bargain' Stocks? This Discount Retailer May Fit The Bill -
07/21/16 06:43 AMBet on These 5 Stocks with Recent Broker Rating Upgrades -
07/20/16 03:20 PMBRIEF: York Deputies seek Big Lots shoplifter
07/20/16 03:20 PMNotable Tuesday Option Activity: LE, DIS, BIG
07/19/16 01:27 PMWhy traders are buying puts in Big Lots -
07/19/16 09:01 AMShares of Big Lots (BIG) Rally 0.53% - Trade Calls
07/19/16 09:01 AMStock Positive on the Year: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - TGP
07/19/16 09:01 AMColumbus offering $12.8M to support Big Lots' move across town - Columbus Business First
07/19/16 09:01 AMWhy Big Lots Inc (NYSE:BIG) is an Excellent Choice? - Street Report
07/18/16 02:54 PMCoverage Initiated on Select Discount, Variety Stores' Stocks
07/18/16 12:00 PMColumbus offering $12.8M to support Big Lots’ move across town -
07/18/16 07:48 AMBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/17/16 07:33 AMBig Lots Incorporated (NYSE:BIG) Shorted Shares Increased By 1.99% - Consumer Eagle
07/17/16 07:33 AMShare Performance Summary for: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 10:40 AMWill This Retailer Catch Up To Rivals Five Below, Dollar Tree? -
07/14/16 02:52 PMShort Data Recap for: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Engelwood Daily
07/14/16 02:52 PMBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press
07/14/16 09:35 AMWill Big Lots Be The Next Discount Retailer To Break Out? -
07/14/16 09:22 AMWill Big Lots Get Marked Down Or Pushed Higher? -
07/14/16 07:02 AMBig Lots (BIG) on Fire: What is Driving the Stock Higher? -
07/13/16 08:15 PMWhat You Still Don’t Get About Amazon
07/13/16 05:22 PMBetter Buy: Big Lots vs. TJX Companies - These two discount store chains are enjoying solid year-to-date gains. Should investors put money into either company?
07/13/16 02:50 PMStock Touching a Recent High: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 10:56 AMShares Losing Ground for the Month; Investor Alert on Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Engelwood Daily
07/13/16 10:55 AMCould Big Lots, Inc. See a Reversal After Breaking Its 52-Week High? - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 10:55 AMShort Term Rating on Big Lots (BIG) - TheFounders Daily
07/12/16 04:19 AMShares Positive on the Year: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Telanagana Press
07/11/16 07:50 PMJeffrey Berger an Insider in Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Unloaded 7500 Shares of the Company - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 02:49 PMCan Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/11/16 02:49 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Press Telegraph

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About Big Lots

Big Lots logoBig Lots, Inc. is a United States-based discount retailer. As of December 31, 2014, the Company, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, operated 1,460 stores in 48 states. The Company's Food category includes beverage and grocery, candy and snacks, and specialty foods. Its Consumables category includes health and beauty, plastics, paper, chemical and pet departments. Its Soft Home category includes fashion bedding, utility bedding, bath, window, decorative textile and flooring, and the Hard Home category includes small appliances, table top, food preparation, stationery, greeting card, tools, paint and home maintenance departments. Its Furniture & Home Decor category includes upholstery, mattress, case goods, home decor and frames; the Seasonal category includes lawn & garden, summer, Christmas, toys, books, sporting goods and other holiday and its Electronics & Accessories category includes electronics, jewelry, apparel, hosiery and infant accessories departments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Discount, Variety Stores
  • Sub-Industry: General Merchandise Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BIG
  • CUSIP: 08930210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $52.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.30
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $45.29
  • P/E Ratio: 17.69
  • P/E Growth: 1.09
  • Market Cap: $2.36B
  • Beta: 0.61
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.49 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.87 EPS
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Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Chart for Sunday, July, 31, 2016