Shoe Carnival Company Profile (NASDAQ:SCVL)

About Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)

Shoe Carnival logoShoe Carnival, Inc. is a family footwear retailer. The Company's primary activity is the sale of footwear and related products through its retail stores in approximately 30 states within the continental United States and in Puerto Rico. It also offers online shopping on its e-commerce site at Its products assortment includes dress and casual shoes, sandals, boots and an assortment of athletic for the entire family in four general categories-women's, men's, children's and athletics. In addition to footwear, its stores carry selected accessory items, such as socks, belts, shoe care items, handbags, sport bags, backpacks, jewelry, scarves and wallets. It classifies athletic shoes by functionality, such as running, basketball or fitness shoes. As of January 28, 2017, it operated 415 stores in 35 states and Puerto Rico and offered online shopping at

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Footwear Retailers
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SCVL
  • CUSIP: 82488910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $328.48 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,257,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.66
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.94
  • 52 Week Range: $15.08 - $31.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $997.18 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.33
  • Book Value: $17.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.08
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • EBIDTA: $66.01 million
  • Net Margins: 2.09%
  • Return on Equity: 7.37%
  • Return on Assets: 4.94%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 3.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.25%
  • Average Volume: 215,942 shs.
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Short Ratio: 8.07

Frequently Asked Questions for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)

What is Shoe Carnival's stock symbol?

Shoe Carnival trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SCVL."

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

Shoe Carnival declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.075 per share on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 29th. View Shoe Carnival's Dividend History.

How were Shoe Carnival's earnings last quarter?

Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $235.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $232.26 million. Shoe Carnival had a net margin of 2.09% and a return on equity of 7.37%. The firm's revenue was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.22 earnings per share. View Shoe Carnival's Earnings History.

When will Shoe Carnival make its next earnings announcement?

Shoe Carnival is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Shoe Carnival.

What guidance has Shoe Carnival issued on next quarter's earnings?

Shoe Carnival updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.35-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.006-1.019 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.01 billion.

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

7 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Shoe Carnival's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Shoe Carnival's stock price to reach $21.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Shoe Carnival.

What are analysts saying about Shoe Carnival stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Shoe Carnival stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shoe Carnival, Inc. is a high volume, value-oriented retailer of family footwear. They adhere to a highly promotional marketing concept that enables them to be competitive in the retail markets they enter. They provide a selection and variety of footwear normally associated with a category killer superstore in an exciting retail environment. " (9/20/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "While comps were slightly negative and GM contracted, both came in slightly better than expectations and led to a bottom-line beat with $0.07 in EPS. Strategic markdowns enabled SCVL to enter '17 with clean inventory. We believe LT initiatives have promise, but remain on the sidelines until more consistency in NT sales trends. Maintain Hold, $26 PT." (3/24/2017)

Who are some of Shoe Carnival's key competitors?

Who are Shoe Carnival's key executives?

Shoe Carnival's management team includes the folowing people:

  • J. Wayne Weaver, Chairman of the Board
  • Clifton E. Sifford, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Merchandising Officer, Director
  • W. Kerry Jackson CPA, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating & Financial Officer, Treasurer, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Timothy T. Baker, Executive Vice President - Store Operations
  • Jeffrey Fink, Senior Vice President - Real Estate
  • Carl N. Scibetta, Chief Merchandising Officer
  • James A. Aschleman, Independent Director
  • Jeffrey C. Gerstel, Independent Director
  • Andrea R. Guthrie, Independent Director
  • Kent A. Kleeberger, Independent Director

Who owns Shoe Carnival stock?

Shoe Carnival's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Royce & Associates LP (10.32%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.53%), Northern Trust Corp (3.90%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.65%), Hodges Capital Management Inc. (2.05%) and State Street Corp (2.03%). Company insiders that own Shoe Carnival stock include Carl N Scibetta and Kent A Kleeberger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Shoe Carnival.

Who sold Shoe Carnival stock? Who is selling Shoe Carnival stock?

Shoe Carnival's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hodges Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp, Franklin Resources Inc., Boston Partners and Principal Financial Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Shoe Carnival.

Who bought Shoe Carnival stock? Who is buying Shoe Carnival stock?

Shoe Carnival's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Citadel Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Prudential Financial Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thrivent Financial For Lutherans and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Shoe Carnival.

How do I buy Shoe Carnival stock?

Shares of Shoe Carnival 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 Shoe Carnival's stock price today?

One share of Shoe Carnival stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.13.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ SCVL)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  163 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  372
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Shoe Carnival 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 Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $21.50 (12.39% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/20/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncUpgradeNeutral -> PositiveHighView Rating Details
8/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$21.00 -> $20.00MediumView Rating Details
8/14/2017WedbushInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$21.00LowView Rating Details
6/28/2017SidotiUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$24.00HighView Rating Details
5/27/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$21.00N/AView Rating Details
3/24/2017Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy -> AccumulateHighView Rating Details
1/10/2017MizuhoLower Price TargetNeutral$28.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
5/26/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/30/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Earnings by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ SCVL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/27/2017$0.58N/AView Earnings Details
8/30/2017Q2 2018$0.20$0.24$232.26 million$235.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2017Q1 2018$0.48$0.48$251.74 million$253.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/23/2017Q4 2017$0.04$0.07$234.89 million$234.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/28/2016Q316$0.56$0.54$275.70 million$274.52 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/31/2016Q216$0.27$0.22$237.22 million$231.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q116$0.57$0.56$263.46 million$260.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/17/2016Q415$0.14$0.21$232.95 million$233.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/30/2015Q315$0.48$0.47$265.85 million$269.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/1/2015Q215$0.18$0.24$229.23 million$227.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q115$0.52$0.52$257.24 million$252.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/18/2015Q414$0.09$0.15$220.20 million$227.63 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2014Q314$0.48$0.54$247.58 million$254.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/3/2014Q214$0.15$0.13$225.07 million$222.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q114$0.49$0.45$238.29 million$235.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/20/2014Q413$0.04$0.03$203.87 million$200.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/2/2013Q3$0.53$0.54$239.49 million$235.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2013Q2 2013$0.29$0.29$219.16 million$216.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.47$229.17 million$232.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/1/2013Q4 2012$0.16$0.16$210.05 million$205.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q412$0.21$0.16$213.64 million$205.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q312$0.58$0.60$242.49 million$244.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2012Q212$0.11$0.14$182.12 million$182.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2012$0.51$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/21/2012$0.21$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2011$0.78$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2011$0.31$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011$0.73$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/17/2011$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.04
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.50
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.20$0.21$0.21
Q2 20171$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q3 20172$0.51$0.57$0.54
Q4 20173$0.02$0.04$0.03
Q1 20183$0.49$0.62$0.58
Q2 20184$0.19$0.25$0.22
Q3 20184$0.57$0.64$0.60
Q4 20184$0.06$0.14$0.11
Q1 20191$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q2 20191$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q3 20191$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20191$0.15$0.15$0.15
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Next Dividend:10/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:1.57%
Payout Ratio:24.79% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.98% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.87% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ SCVL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 32.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 62.74%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/2/2016Kent A KleebergerDirectorSell1,500$27.17$40,755.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Kent A KleebergerDirectorSell1,500$27.07$40,605.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Carl N ScibettaEVPSell2,865$23.00$65,895.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Clifton E SiffordCEOSell5,000$27.90$139,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Latest Headlines for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
DateHeadline logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - September 20 at 9:47 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - September 19 at 7:12 AM logo Analysts Anticipate Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $284.60 Million - September 19 at 3:48 AM logo Analysts Expect Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Will Post Earnings of $0.62 Per Share - September 17 at 6:10 PM logoCan Shoe Carnival (SCVL) Prove to be Suitable Value Pick? - September 16 at 8:30 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.08 (SCVL) - September 14 at 5:25 PM logoShoe Carnival Expands Board with Appointment of New Director - September 14 at 9:51 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - September 9 at 5:38 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. :SCVL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2018 By the Numbers : September 6, 2017 - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. :SCVL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2018 By the Numbers : September 6, 2017 - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoETFs with exposure to Shoe Carnival, Inc. : September 7, 2017 - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoETFs with exposure to Shoe Carnival, Inc. : September 7, 2017 - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Buckle's Earnings Topped Estimates - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Buckle's Earnings Topped Estimates - September 8 at 8:08 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - September 7 at 8:20 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 6 at 4:50 PM logoWhy Shares of Shoe Carnival Jumped 10% in August - September 6 at 3:13 PM logoQ3 2018 EPS Estimates for Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Boosted by Analyst - September 4 at 4:58 AM logoShoe Carnival Inc. (SCVL) Jumped After Q2 Profit Surpassed Expectations - September 1 at 8:27 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group LLC - August 31 at 6:56 PM logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Shoe Carnival Climbs On Upbeat Earnings; Genesco Shares Drop - August 31 at 3:34 PM logoWhy Shares of Shoe Carnival Soared 22% Today - August 31 at 1:42 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Stock Skyrockets on Q2 Earnings Beat - August 31 at 12:36 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Price Target Raised to $19.00 at Susquehanna Bancshares Inc - August 31 at 10:46 AM logoShoe Carnival Reports Second Quarter Financial Results - August 31 at 9:49 AM logoAfter-hours buzz: SMTC, SCVL, BOX & more - August 31 at 9:49 AM logoShoe Carnival shares rally on earnings beat - August 31 at 9:49 AM logoShoe Carnival posts 2Q profit - August 31 at 9:49 AM logoEdited Transcript of SCVL earnings conference call or presentation 30-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT - August 31 at 9:49 AM logo10 Stocks To Watch For August 31, 2017 - August 31 at 6:55 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS - August 30 at 9:02 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance - August 30 at 5:38 PM logo8 Stocks To Watch For August 30, 2017 - August 30 at 6:56 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.21 Per Share - August 30 at 6:24 AM logoSusquehanna Bancshares Inc Reiterates Hold Rating for Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) - August 29 at 2:18 PM logoAnalyzing Boot Barn Holdings (BOOT) and Shoe Carnival (SCVL) - August 24 at 10:26 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday - August 22 at 2:20 AM logoShoe Carnival (SCVL) & Boot Barn Holdings (BOOT) Critical Review - August 18 at 2:26 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. : SCVL-US: Dividend Analysis : July 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 4:28 PM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.21 Per Share, Wedbush Forecasts (SCVL) - August 16 at 12:14 PM logoShoe Carnival's (SCVL) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Wedbush - August 14 at 9:16 PM logoCritical Contrast: Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL) and Boot Barn Holdings (BOOT) - August 13 at 2:26 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 12 at 5:02 PM logoComparing Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL) & Boot Barn Holdings (BOOT) - August 8 at 6:26 PM logoShoe Carnival to Report Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results on August 30, 2017 - August 4 at 8:01 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - July 20 at 8:06 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 18 at 5:02 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) to "Hold" - July 5 at 9:51 AM logoShoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Upgraded to Buy by Sidoti - July 2 at 6:20 PM logo Brokerages Expect Shoe Carnival, Inc. (SCVL) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $227.39 Million - June 30 at 2:06 PM



Shoe Carnival (SCVL) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

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