Bon-Ton Stores Company Profile (NASDAQ:BONT)

About Bon-Ton Stores (BONT)

Bon-Ton Stores logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. is a department store operator. The Company operates through two segments: stores and eCommerce (its Internet Websites). The Company offers a range of brand-name fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children. It operates approximately 270 stores in over 26 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers nameplates, encompassing a total of approximately 25 million square feet. Its nationally distributed brand assortment includes a range of labels in the apparel, accessories, footwear, cosmetics and home furnishings industries, such as Anne Klein, Calvin Klein, Carters, Chaps, Clarks, Clinique, Coach, Estee Lauder, Fossil, Free People, Frye, Jessica Simpson and Vince Camuto. Its private brand portfolio includes Laura Ashley, Ruff Hewn, Relativity and Casa by Victor Alfaro.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Department Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Department Stores
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BONT
  • CUSIP: 09776J10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.44
  • 52-Week Range: $0.72 - $2.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.31
  • P/E Growth: -0.01
  • Market Cap: $15.54M
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,395,000
  • Beta: 3.62
  • Net Margins: -2.11%
  • Return on Assets: -3.34%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -15.29%
  • Current Ratio: 1.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.15%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: $1.50 (108.33% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/15/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$2.00 -> $1.50N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetUnderperform$3.50 -> $2.00N/AView Rating Details
9/1/2015Imperial CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Hold$4.00 -> $2.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Earnings by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/14/2017Q4 2017$3.24$2.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q3 2017($1.36)($1.58)$623.40 million$589.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2016Q216($1.75)($1.95)$556.96 million$542.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q116($1.52)($1.91)$623.16 million$591.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/15/2016Q415$2.78$2.42$946.58 million$927.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q315($0.59)($1.72)$658.63 million$623.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2015Q215($1.76)($1.80)$584.60 million$571.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q115($1.50)($1.74)$632.38 million$610.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$3.36$3.02$973.26 million$942.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q314$0.10($0.57)$670.40 million$642.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q214($1.54)($1.86)$577.10 million$563.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q114($1.23)($1.63)$642.16 million$622.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014Q413$2.74$3.04$980.95 million$914.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q3($0.29)($0.05)$674.78 million$651.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q2 2013($1.38)($1.75)$616.82 million$557.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013($1.57)($1.41)$665.23 million$646.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q4 2012$3.57$3.71$1.04 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q312($1.19)($0.56)$667.70 million$668.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2012($1.74)$1.88ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2012($1.59)($2.23)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2012$3.24$3.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2011($1.03)($1.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2011($1.71)($1.78)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011($1.42)($1.48)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2011$4.30$4.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.34 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.34 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 46.78%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 28.87%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/6/2016Donald E Morgan IIIMajor ShareholderBuy53,897$1.69$91,085.93View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Donald E Morgan IIIMajor ShareholderBuy45,490$1.70$77,333.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Donald E Morgan IIIMajor ShareholderBuy20,610$1.70$35,037.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Brigade Leveraged Capital StruMajor ShareholderBuy48,863$1.56$76,226.28View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Brigade Leveraged Capital StruMajor ShareholderBuy101,137$1.45$146,648.65View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Paul E RigbyDirectorBuy15,000$1.60$24,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Brigade Leveraged Capital StruMajor ShareholderSell331,644$2.61$865,590.84View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Jimmy Dale ManskerEVPSell1,200$5.56$6,672.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Jimmy Dale ManskerEVPSell4,492$11.44$51,388.48View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013M Thomas Grumbachermajor shareholderSell78,696$17.62$1,386,623.52View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Michael W WebbVPSell1,930$21.70$41,881.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Byron L BergrenDirectorSell59,900$21.53$1,289,647.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Byron L BergrenDirectorSell40,100$21.50$862,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Byron L BergrenDirectorSell41,485$13.49$559,632.65View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Byron L BergrenDirectorSell59,300$11.17$662,381.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
Latest Headlines for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)
DateHeadline logoNasdaq withdraws Bon-Ton's potential delisting notification (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 17 at 9:36 PM logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Nasdaq’s Withdrawal of Deficiency Notice (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 17 at 4:35 PM logo6:31 am Bon-Ton Stores: Nasdaq has withdrawn its notification of potential delisting related to the minimum market value of publicly held shares issued on March 9, 2017 (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 17 at 4:35 PM logoBON TON STORES INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standa (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 17 at 4:35 PM logoBoston Store parent Bon-Ton risks delisting from Nasdaq (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 16 at 3:40 PM logoBON TON STORES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 15 at 4:18 PM logo7:52 am Bon-Ton Stores discloses the receipt of a Nasdaq deficiency letter related to the market value of publicly held shares being less than the $15 mln requirement (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 15 at 4:18 PM logoEdited Transcript of BONT earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-17 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 15 at 3:15 AM logoSame-store sales drop for Boston Store parent Bon-Ton; annual loss tops $63M (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 3:53 PM logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 9:01 AM logoBON TON STORES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 9:01 AM logoBon-Ton posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 9:01 AM logoQ4 2016 Bon-Ton Stores Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 9:01 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as J.C. Penney's Adjusted EPS Soared 64.1% (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 9:01 AM logo5 Stocks To Watch For March 14, 2017 (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 14 at 6:57 AM logoBon-Ton Stores Unveil Spring New & Now Fashion Trends (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 13 at 11:49 AM logoSave On New Spring Fashion Arrivals And Help Your Community During Bon-Ton Stores Goodwill Sale (NASDAQ:BONT) - March 9 at 4:34 PM logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2016 Results (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 28 at 7:07 AM logoNumber of distressed U.S. retailers at highest level since Great Recession (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 27 at 12:17 PM logoDeckers: Fixing the Wrong Problem? (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 14 at 4:34 PM logoMoody's revises US department store operating income forecast following poor holiday sales (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 9 at 4:15 PM logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Expands Successful "Close to Home" Initiative With Launch Of New Online Sourcing Fair (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 7 at 4:58 PM logoMilwaukee money for Bon-Ton, MSO Grand Theatre renovation approved (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 7 at 4:58 PM logoBon-Ton expands in-store Close to Home concept (NASDAQ:BONT) - February 7 at 4:58 PM logoBon-Ton subsidy to keep HQ downtown clears first city hurdle (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 19 at 10:02 PM logoBoston Store parent Bon-Ton will close another store in Midwest (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 19 at 5:02 PM logoBon-Ton Stores (BONT) Holiday Comps Fall 3.1% - (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 12 at 4:13 PM logoBon-ton Stores updates on holiday sales (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 11 at 9:26 PM logoThe Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Provides Holiday Sales and Fiscal 2016 Update (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 11 at 4:25 PM logoBoston Store parent Bon-Ton sees holiday sales decline (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 11 at 4:25 PM logoUpdated: Bon-Ton to extend lease for downtown HQ, Boston Store with city help (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 11 at 2:37 AM logoBon-Ton to extend lease for downtown HQ, Boston Store with city help (NASDAQ:BONT) - January 10 at 4:34 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Bon-Ton Stores (NASDAQ:BONT)

What is Bon-Ton Stores' stock symbol?

Bon-Ton Stores trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BONT."

How were Bon-Ton Stores' earnings last quarter?

Bon-Ton Stores Inc (NASDAQ:BONT) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 14th. The company reported $2.87 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.24 by $0.37.

When will Bon-Ton Stores make its next earnings announcement?

Bon-Ton Stores is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 17th 2017.

What guidance has Bon-Ton Stores issued on next quarter's earnings?

Bon-Ton Stores issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of ($0.95)-(1.45) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($1.46).

Where is Bon-Ton Stores' stock going? Where will Bon-Ton Stores' stock price be in 2017?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Bon-Ton Stores' shares. Their predictions range from $1.50 to $1.50. On average, they expect Bon-Ton Stores' share price to reach $1.50 in the next year.

Who owns Bon-Ton Stores stock?

Bon-Ton Stores' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include GAMCO INVESTORS, INC. ET AL (5.60%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.63%), Royce & Associates LP (1.77%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.57%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.56%) and Teton Advisors Inc. (1.06%). Company insiders that own Bon-Ton Stores stock include Brigade Leveraged Capital Stru, Donald E Morgan III, Jimmy Dale Mansker and Paul E Rigby.

Who sold Bon-Ton Stores stock? Who is selling Bon-Ton Stores stock?

Bon-Ton Stores' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC, Teton Advisors Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

How do I buy Bon-Ton Stores stock?

Shares of Bon-Ton Stores can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Bon-Ton Stores stock cost?

One share of Bon-Ton Stores stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.72.

Bon-Ton Stores (BONT) Chart for Thursday, March, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/23/2017 by Staff