NASDAQ:CLAR - Clarus Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.55 +0.03 (+0.29 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 03:14 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.52
Today's Range$10.51 - $10.61
52-Week Range$6.35 - $12.00
Volume552 shs
Average Volume101,838 shs
Market Capitalization$322.98 million
P/E Ratio87.92
Dividend Yield0.92%
Clarus Corporation, a holding company, focuses on the outdoor and consumer industries. The company develops, manufactures, and distributes outdoor equipment and lifestyle products with focus on the climb, ski, mountain, and sport categories. It operates in two segments, Black Diamond and Sierra. The Black Diamond segment offers high performance apparel, such as jackets, shells, pants, and bibs; rock-climbing equipment comprising carabiners, protection devices, harnesses, belay devices, helmets, and ice-climbing gears; technical backpacks and high-end day packs; tents; trekking poles; headlamps and lanterns; and gloves and mittens. It also offers advanced skis, ski poles, ski skins, and snow safety products that include avalanche airbag systems, avalanche transceivers, shovels, and probes. This segment offers its outdoor engineered equipment and apparel for climbing, mountaineering, backpacking, skiing, and various other outdoor recreation activities under the Black Diamond Equipment and PIEPS brands. The Sierra segment provides bullets for rifles and pistols, including precision target shooting, hunting and military, and law enforcement purposes under the Sierra brand. The company sells its products to mountain, rock, ice, and gym climbers; and winter outdoor enthusiasts, backpackers, competitive shooters, hunters, and outdoor-inspired consumers. It markets and distributes its products through independent specialty stores and specialty chains, sporting goods and outdoor recreation stores, distributors, and original equipment manufacturers; and independent distributors, as well as directly to customers through its Websites. The company operates in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, South America, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Black Diamond, Inc. and changed its name to Clarus Corporation in August 2017. Clarus Corporation was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Sporting & athletic goods, not elsewhere classified
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CLAR
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:BDE


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio4.94
Quick Ratio2.14


Trailing P/E Ratio87.92
Forward P/E Ratio19.91
P/E Growth2.04

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$170.69 million
Price / Sales1.84
Cash Flow$0.2864 per share
Price / Cash Flow36.84
Book Value$5.43 per share
Price / Book1.94


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.12
Net Income$-670,000.00
Net Margins4.71%
Return on Equity9.59%
Return on Assets7.57%


Outstanding Shares29,850,000
Market Cap$322.98 million

Clarus (NASDAQ:CLAR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clarus' stock symbol?

Clarus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CLAR."

How often does Clarus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Clarus?

Clarus announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.025 per share on Friday, November 16th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 1st. View Clarus' Dividend History.

How were Clarus' earnings last quarter?

Clarus Corp (NASDAQ:CLAR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $55.69 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $53.27 million. Clarus had a net margin of 4.71% and a return on equity of 9.59%. View Clarus' Earnings History.

When is Clarus' next earnings date?

Clarus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Clarus.

What guidance has Clarus issued on next quarter's earnings?

Clarus updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $210-210 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $209.43 million.

What price target have analysts set for CLAR?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Clarus' shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate Clarus' stock price to reach $12.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Clarus.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Clarus?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Clarus in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Clarus.

Has Clarus been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CLAR stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Clarus earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Clarus' key competitors?

Who are Clarus' key executives?

Clarus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Warren B. Kanders, Exec. Chairman & Principal Exec. Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. John C. Walbrecht, Pres (Age 50)
  • Mr. Aaron J. Kuehne, Chief Admin. Officer, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 39)
  • Radhika Ray, VP of Strategy & Investor Relations
  • Chris Grover, VP of Sales

Who are Clarus' major shareholders?

Clarus' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Brown Advisory Inc. (5.42%), BlackRock Inc. (3.76%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.46%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.13%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.88%) and Manatuck Hill Partners LLC (1.20%). Company insiders that own Clarus stock include Aaron Kuehne and Nicolas Sokolow. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Clarus.

Which institutional investors are selling Clarus stock?

CLAR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Putnam Investments LLC, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Clarus.

Which institutional investors are buying Clarus stock?

CLAR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manatuck Hill Partners LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Morgan Stanley, Citadel Advisors LLC, Algert Global LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Clarus stock in the last two years include Aaron Kuehne and Nicolas Sokolow. View Insider Buying and Selling for Clarus.

How do I buy shares of Clarus?

Shares of CLAR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Clarus' stock price today?

One share of CLAR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.55.

How big of a company is Clarus?

Clarus has a market capitalization of $322.98 million and generates $170.69 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-670,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.12 on an earnings per share basis. Clarus employs 500 workers across the globe.

What is Clarus' official website?

The official website for Clarus is

How can I contact Clarus?

Clarus' mailing address is 2084 EAST 3900 SOUTH, SALT LAKE CITY UT, 84124. The company can be reached via phone at 801-278-5552 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Clarus (NASDAQ CLAR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  150 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  140 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  290
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Clarus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CLAR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CLAR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by Staff

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