Kirkland's Company Profile (NASDAQ:KIRK)

About Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)

KirklandKirkland's, Inc. is a specialty retailer of home decor and gifts in the United States. The Company's merchandise categories include wall decor, art, mirrors, lamps, decorative accessories, accent furniture, textiles, fragrance and accessories, frames, housewares, impulse and personal accessories, outdoor living and artificial floral products. The Company's stores also offer a range of holiday merchandise during seasonal periods, as well as items carried throughout the year suitable for gift-giving. The Company's average stores generally carry approximately 4,700 Stock Keeping Units (SKUs). The Company's stores operate under various names, such as Kirkland's, Kirkland's Home, Kirkland's Home Outlet, Kirkland's Outlet and The Kirkland Collection. It operates approximately 380 stores in over 30 states, as well as an e-commerce enabled Website, Its stores' locations include Texas, Florida, California, Georgia, North Carolina, Alabama, Arizona, Virginia and Ohio.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Gift, Novelty & Souvenir Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Homefurnishing Retail
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:KIRK
  • CUSIP: 49749810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $181.12 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,011,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.63
  • 52 Week Range: $8.17 - $17.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.81
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.77
  • P/E Growth: 1.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $605.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.29
  • Book Value: $8.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.34
  • EBIDTA: $41 million
  • Net Margins: 1.40%
  • Return on Equity: 6.59%
  • Return on Assets: 3.21%
  • Current Ratio: 2.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.05%
  • Average Volume: 212,503 shs.
  • Beta: 1.24
  • Short Ratio: 6.46

Frequently Asked Questions for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)

What is Kirkland's' stock symbol?

Kirkland's trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KIRK."

How will Kirkland's' stock buyback program work?

Kirkland's announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, which allows the company to buyback $10,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Kirkland's' earnings last quarter?

Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 22nd. The company reported ($0.24) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.28) by $0.04. The firm earned $131.68 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $125.44 million. Kirkland's had a return on equity of 6.59% and a net margin of 1.40%. The company's revenue was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.22) EPS. View Kirkland's' Earnings History.

When will Kirkland's make its next earnings announcement?

Kirkland's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Kirkland's.

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

Kirkland's issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.50-0.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.53.

Where is Kirkland's' stock going? Where will Kirkland's' stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Kirkland's' stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $14.50. On average, they expect Kirkland's' share price to reach $13.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Kirkland's.

Are investors shorting Kirkland's?

Kirkland's saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,237,156 shares, an increase of 43.9% from the July 31st total of 859,580 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 135,874 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 9.1 days. Approximately 8.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.

Who are some of Kirkland's' key competitors?

Who are Kirkland's' key executives?

Kirkland's' management team includes the folowing people:

  • R. Wilson Orr III, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • W. Michael Madden, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Nicole Strain, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Mike Cairnes, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michelle R. Graul, Executive Vice President - Stores and Merchandising
  • Steven J. Collins, Independent Director
  • Carl T. Kirkland, Independent Director
  • Miles T. Kirkland CFA, Independent Director
  • Jeffery C. Owen, Independent Director
  • Ralph T. Parks, Independent Director

Who owns Kirkland's stock?

Kirkland's' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.56%), Royce & Associates LP (5.61%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.54%), ROYCE & ASSOCIATES LP (3.68%), Foundry Partners LLC (3.36%) and Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. (2.47%). Company insiders that own Kirkland's stock include Carl Kirkland and Wilson R Orr III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kirkland's.

Who sold Kirkland's stock? Who is selling Kirkland's stock?

Kirkland's' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Adams Diversified Equity Fund Inc., State Street Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System and Petrus Trust Company LTA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kirkland's.

Who bought Kirkland's stock? Who is buying Kirkland's stock?

Kirkland's' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Foundry Partners LLC, First Quadrant L P CA, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Victory Capital Management Inc. and Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kirkland's.

How do I buy Kirkland's stock?

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

What is Kirkland's' stock price today?

One share of Kirkland's stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.88.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kirkland's (NASDAQ KIRK)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  144 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  128 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  272
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kirkland's and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.33)
Consensus Price Target: $13.25 (21.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/28/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$14.50LowView Rating Details
8/22/2017SidotiUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$10.00 -> $12.00HighView Rating Details
3/14/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-BuyLowView Rating Details
8/24/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
5/26/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2015Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/17/2015WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$32.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Earnings by Quarter for Kirkland`s (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Kirkland's (NASDAQ KIRK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/20/2017($0.06)N/AView Earnings Details
8/22/2017Q2 2018($0.28)($0.24)$125.44 million$131.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2017Q1 2018($0.06)($0.09)$134.32 million$132.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2017Q4 2017$0.81$0.90$209.12 million$203.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2016Q316($0.10)($0.05)$137.50 million$138.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2016Q216($0.21)($0.22)$125.54 million$123.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/24/2016Q116$0.09$0.06$132.32 million$129.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/11/2016Q415$0.90$0.97$198.65 million$19.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q315$0.04($0.02)$131.27 million$129.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2015Q215($0.11)($0.13)$115.64 million$115.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q115$0.11$0.16$117.68 million$118.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$0.87$0.87$174.90 million$178.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q314$0.03$0.07$114.40 million$117.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q214($0.04)($0.06)$104.34 million$103.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q114$0.10$0.12$105.90 million$108.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q413$0.68$0.69$158.80 million$156.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q313$0.02$0.06$103.87 million$106.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q2 2013($0.10)($0.03)$97.76 million$97.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013$0.05$0.10$100.70 billion$101.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2013Q4 2012$0.74$0.82$162.59 million$162.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2012-0.02($0.02)$96.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2012($0.08)($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2012$0.10$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$0.74$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/18/2011$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/19/2011$0.02($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/20/2011$0.13$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2011$0.66$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.52
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20175$0.09$1.12$0.90
Q2 20173($0.20)($0.17)($0.19)
Q3 20173($0.11)($0.06)($0.08)
Q4 20173$0.80$0.95$0.89
Q1 20183($0.05)($0.03)($0.04)
Q2 20183($0.29)($0.27)($0.28)
Q3 20183($0.07)($0.04)($0.05)
Q4 20183$0.94$0.95$0.95
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Kirkland's (NASDAQ KIRK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kirkland`s (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kirkland`s (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/25/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell877$15.02$13,172.54View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell40,736$15.06$613,484.16View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell30,182$14.06$424,358.92View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell9,721$13.66$132,788.86View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell90,279$13.54$1,222,377.66View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell37,643$12.67$476,936.81View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell12,494$12.53$156,549.82View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell502$12.50$6,275.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell4,800$12.51$60,048.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell17,992$12.63$227,238.96View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell19,718$12.59$248,249.62View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell1,300$12.50$16,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Carl KirklandDirectorSell5,551$12.69$70,442.19View SEC Filing  
6/24/2016Wilson R Orr IIIDirectorSell5,000$15.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Wilson R Orr IIIDirectorSell4,273$14.94$63,838.62View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell9,005$27.48$247,457.40View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell40,000$27.48$1,099,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell40,000$28.08$1,123,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell40,000$27.90$1,116,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell40,000$26.99$1,079,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell20,000$28.01$560,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell20,000$28.16$563,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell40,000$28.13$1,125,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell20,000$28.02$560,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015W Michael MaddenCEOSell12,000$25.97$311,640.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$23.98$719,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$24.22$726,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$24.21$726,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$23.56$706,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$23.30$699,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell15,000$23.23$348,450.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$23.28$698,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$23.31$699,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell138,100$23.01$3,177,681.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$22.56$676,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell30,000$22.64$679,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell24,749$23.21$574,424.29View SEC Filing  
4/2/2015Robert E AldersonDirectorSell15,000$23.58$353,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell43,765$23.56$1,031,103.40View SEC Filing  
3/31/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell91,960$23.33$2,145,426.80View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell82,930$23.93$1,984,514.90View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell65,266$23.99$1,565,731.34View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell17,800$23.77$423,106.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Carl KirklandDirectorSell35,400$23.86$844,644.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014W Michael MaddenCOOSell10,000$23.35$233,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Michelle GraulEVPSell15,000$21.69$325,350.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013W Michael MaddenVPSell5,000$19.75$98,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Michelle GraulVPSell25,000$17.69$442,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013W Michael MaddenVPSell15,000$14.96$224,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/21/2012Ralph T ParksDirectorSell7,300$10.74$78,402.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
Latest Headlines for Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK)
DateHeadline logoToys"R"Us, Inc. Commences Court-Supervised Processes to Implement Financial Restructuring - September 19 at 12:50 AM logoBRS Realizes Distribution through Recapitalization of BRS Outdoor Sports Holdings - September 18 at 7:47 PM logoGramor Development, Inc. Secures $14.8 Million Construction Loan from Banner Bank for Grant Street Pier and Closes Sale of Block 4 for Hotel Indigo at The Waterfront Vancouver - September 16 at 7:26 PM logoETFs with exposure to Kirkland’s, Inc. : September 13, 2017 - September 14 at 6:53 AM logoManitex Capital Inc. declares a dividend-in-kind of shares of Auxico Resources Canada Inc. - September 12 at 2:41 AM logoKirkland’s, Inc. :KIRK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2018 By the Numbers : September 11, 2017 - September 11 at 9:38 PM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $142.13 Million - September 3 at 5:14 AM logoKirkland's (KIRK) Up 38% Post Q2 on e-Commerce Strength - September 1 at 1:51 AM logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Home Depot, Lowe's, Lumber Liquidators Holdings, Kirkland's and Tempur Sealy International - August 31 at 6:40 AM logo4 Home-Improvement Stocks to Buy Post Harvey Mayhem - August 29 at 3:25 PM logoKirkland's' (KIRK) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at B. Riley - August 28 at 11:50 PM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Short Interest Up 43.9% in August - August 28 at 1:20 AM logoKeyCorp Weighs in on Kirkland's, Inc.'s Q3 2018 Earnings (KIRK) - August 25 at 11:36 AM logoKirkland's (KIRK) Q2 Loss Narrower than Expected, Stock Up - August 25 at 7:39 AM logoQ4 2018 Earnings Estimate for Kirkland's, Inc. Issued By KeyCorp (KIRK) - August 24 at 1:08 PM logoKirkland's, Inc. Expected to Post Q3 2018 Earnings of ($0.04) Per Share (KIRK) - August 24 at 10:44 AM logoKirkland's (KIRK) Q2 Loss Narrower than Expected, Stock Up - August 24 at 8:28 AM logoKirkland’s, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? - August 24 at 8:28 AM logoB. Riley Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Kirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) - August 23 at 4:08 PM logoKirkland's, Inc. to Post FY2018 Earnings of $0.60 Per Share, SunTrust Banks Forecasts (KIRK) - August 23 at 1:52 PM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - August 23 at 1:12 PM logoKirkland's Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 23 at 7:47 AM logoKirkland's shares spike after results top estimates - August 23 at 7:47 AM logoKirkland's shares surge as quarterly results surpass expectations - August 23 at 7:47 AM logoKirkland's reports 2Q loss - August 23 at 7:47 AM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Upgraded to Buy at Sidoti - August 22 at 11:58 AM logoShare Buyback Plan Initiated by Kirkland's (KIRK) Board of Directors - August 22 at 11:10 AM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - August 22 at 9:00 AM logoKirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance - August 22 at 9:00 AM logoWhat's in the Offing for Kirkland's (KIRK) in Q2 Earnings? - August 18 at 6:11 AM logoWhat's in the Offing for Kirkland's (KIRK) in Q2 Earnings? - August 18 at 6:11 AM logoGrowLife, Inc. Promotes Joseph Barnes to President of GrowLife Hydroponics - August 17 at 1:12 AM logoRyan Cos. and Weidner will buy, redevelop Uptown’s Sons of Norway site - August 16 at 8:12 PM logo$126.43 Million in Sales Expected for Kirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) This Quarter - August 16 at 5:58 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Kirkland's, Inc. (KIRK) to Announce -$0.28 EPS - August 14 at 8:42 AM logoKirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday - August 14 at 2:10 AM logoEastfield Resources Update; Tonopah Sale Complete - August 8 at 8:01 PM logoThis Might Be the Most Exciting Gold Stock in the Market Today - August 8 at 8:01 PM logoKirkland's Announces Dates For Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release And Conference Call - August 2 at 2:39 AM logo$126.43 Million in Sales Expected for Kirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) This Quarter - July 29 at 8:58 AM logoEB Holdings II, Inc. Informational Report - July 29 at 1:09 AM logoThe close: TSX rises as energy shares gain, Cenovus jumps - July 28 at 1:26 AM logoKirkland's, Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.28 Per Share - July 27 at 9:30 AM logoMorning Agenda: Starboard Picks Its Next Target, ComScore - July 26 at 8:37 PM logoHead to Head Survey: Shutterfly (SFLY) & Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK) - July 21 at 10:22 PM logoShutterfly (SFLY) & Kirkland's (KIRK) Head-To-Head Comparison - July 20 at 8:20 AM logoComparing Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK) and Shutterfly (SFLY) - July 19 at 10:12 PM logoAnalyzing Shutterfly (SFLY) & Kirkland's (KIRK) - July 19 at 12:14 AM logoCritical Review: Kirkland's (KIRK) versus Shutterfly (SFLY) - July 17 at 9:54 AM logoShutterfly (SFLY) and Kirkland's (NASDAQ:KIRK) Critical Contrast - July 7 at 6:21 PM



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