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: $362.36 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,019,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.40
  • 52 Week Range: $15.08 - $31.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.61
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $997.18 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.36
  • Book Value: $17.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.21
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBITDA: $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: 243,172 shs.
  • Beta: 0.94
  • 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. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share on Monday, October 16th. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 29th. View Shoe Carnival's Dividend History.

How were Shoe Carnival's earnings last quarter?

Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.04. The firm earned $235.10 million during 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 for the quarter was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.22 EPS. 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 EPS 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 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Shoe Carnival's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Shoe Carnival's share price to reach $22.17 in the next year. 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. " (10/3/2017)
  • 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
  • Charles B. Tomm, Director
  • James A. Aschleman, Independent Director
  • Jeffrey C. Gerstel, Independent Director
  • Andrea R. Guthrie, Independent Director

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 $21.29.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ SCVL)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  170 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  221 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  391
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: 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $22.17 (4.12% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Price Target History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Shoe Carnival (NASDAQ:SCVL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/3/2017SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00LowView Rating Details
9/20/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncUpgradeNeutral -> Positive$19.00 -> $23.00HighView Rating Details
8/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$21.00 -> $20.00MediumView Rating Details
8/14/2017WedbushInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$21.00LowView 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 10/22/2015 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)
Most Recent Dividend:10/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:1.41%
Payout Ratio:24.79% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.40% (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: 28.50%
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
9/29/2017Charles B TommDirectorBuy11,190$22.69$253,901.10View SEC Filing  
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)


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Shoe Carnival (SCVL) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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