Big Lots Company Profile (NYSE:BIG)

About Big Lots

Big Lots logoBig Lots, Inc. is a non-traditional, discount retailer operating in the United States. The Company operates through the discount retailing segment. The Company's merchandise categories include Food, which includes its beverage and grocery, candy and snacks, and specialty foods departments; Consumables, which includes its health and beauty, plastics, paper, chemical and pet departments; Soft Home, which includes the home decor, frames, fashion bedding, utility bedding, bath, window, decorative textile and area rugs departments; Hard Home, which includes its small appliances, table top, food preparation, stationery, greeting cards and home maintenance departments; Furniture, which includes upholstery, mattress, ready-to-assemble and case goods departments; Seasonal, which includes its lawn and garden, summer, Christmas, toys and other holiday departments, and Electronics and Accessories, which includes the electronics, jewelry, hosiery and infant accessories departments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Discount, Variety Stores
  • Sub-Industry: General Merchandise Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BIG
  • CUSIP: 08930210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $55.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $53.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $47.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.68
  • P/E Growth: 1.24
  • Market Cap: $2.35B
  • Outstanding Shares: 44,373,000
  • Beta: 0.65
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $48.67 (8.07% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$60.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$49.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$53.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
6/3/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$60.00 -> $52.35View Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Hold$42.00View Rating Details
3/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperform$39.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015WedbushReiterated RatingBuy$58.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
12/7/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuy$57.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
12/7/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$61.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
12/7/2015Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform$54.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
12/4/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$38.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeSell -> Buy$52.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00View Rating Details
5/29/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$50.00View Rating Details
3/2/2015Johnson RiceUpgradeHold -> AccumulateView Rating Details
12/1/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$53.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
10/17/2014Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$58.00View Rating Details
8/28/2014KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$53.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
8/26/2014Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$49.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/26/2016Q216ListenView Earnings Details
5/27/2016Q116$0.70$0.82$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2016Q415$1.98$2.00$1.60 billion$1.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2015Q315($0.01)$1.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2015Q215$0.34$0.40$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2015Q115$0.59$0.60$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2015Q414$1.75$1.76$1.59 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/5/2014Q314($0.05)($0.06)$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2014Q214$0.30$0.36$1.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/30/2014Q114$0.44$0.50$1.26 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2014Q413$1.42$1.45$1.62 billion$1.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/6/2013Q3$0.24$0.10$1.23 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/30/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.31$1.23 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/30/2013Q1 2013$0.61$0.61$1.32 billion$1.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q4 2012$1.98$2.09$1.75 billion$1.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2012-0.10($0.10)$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2012Q212$0.41$0.36$1.24 billion$1.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012$0.69$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2012$1.73$1.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2011$0.09$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2011$0.44$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2011$0.69$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2011$1.38$1.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.47 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.87 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$1.97$2.00$1.98
Q2 20164$0.68$0.72$0.71
Q3 20163$0.45$0.51$0.47
Q4 20163($0.04)$0.10$0.03
Q1 20174$2.02$2.18$2.13
Q2 20174$0.45$0.48$0.47
Q3 20174($0.03)$0.11$0.02
Q4 20173$2.21$2.26$2.23
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:1.59%
Payout Ratio:27.91% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
24.21% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.71% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/12/2016Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorSell7,500$53.00$397,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016Andrew D SteinSVPSell10,000$53.00$530,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016Russell SoltDirectorSell3,000$52.10$156,300.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2016Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorSell7,500$50.07$375,525.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Michael Allen SchlonskyEVPSell15,000$50.27$754,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016David J CampisiCEOSell49,805$50.05$2,492,740.25View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Lisa M BachmannEVPSell50,000$50.05$2,502,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Andrew D SteinSVPSell2,569$45.69$117,377.61View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Lisa M BachmannEVPSell5,658$45.71$258,627.18View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell3,338$45.16$150,744.08View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015Timothy A. JohnsonEVPSell1,875$38.99$73,106.25View SEC Filing  
10/9/2015Philip E. MallottDirectorSell5,000$50.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Lisa M. BachmannEVPSell16,563$49.00$811,587.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015David J CampisiCEOSell1,600$47.18$75,488.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Lisa M BachmannEVPSell20,000$50.38$1,007,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Peter J HayesDirectorSell2,000$50.47$100,940.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015David J CampisiCEOSell28,875$50.49$1,457,898.75View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Lisa M BachmannEVPSell4,499$50.49$227,154.51View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Brenda J LauderbackDirectorSell8,423$50.11$422,076.53View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell7,500$38.85$291,375.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2014Timothy A JohnsonEVPSell9,500$42.50$403,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Peter J HayesDirectorSell4,107$47.48$195,000.36View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Michael Allen SchlonskySVPSell3,750$46.90$175,875.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014James R TenerDirectorSell15,000$46.01$690,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014James R TenerDirectorSell3,600$46.00$165,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Joe CooperEVPSell50,063$39.69$1,987,000.47View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Lisa BachmannEVPSell24,000$38.75$930,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013David CampisiCEOBuy2,800$35.94$100,632.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Lisa M BachmannEVPSell17,500$35.00$612,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Brenda J LauderbackDirectorSell4,277$33.33$142,552.41View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Peter J HayesDirectorSell1,660$33.90$56,274.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Philip E MallottDirectorSell2,600$33.70$87,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Lisa M BachmannEVPSell20,000$38.76$775,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateHeadline logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Reports Sales Of $1312.575, Surprising Estimates By 1.264% - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - August 25 at 3:54 PM logoNotable Thursday Option Activity: BIG, MNTA, ESRX (NYSE:BIG) - August 25 at 11:54 AM logoWhat to Look for When Big Lots (BIG) Reports Q2 Earnings (NYSE:BIG) - August 24 at 3:50 PM logoBig Lots (BIG) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in Store? - Nasdaq (NYSE:BIG) - August 24 at 12:04 PM logoStocks lower as Street awaits Yellen speech; oil falls more than 2.5 pct (NYSE:BIG) - August 24 at 12:04 PM logoBig Lots : Auburn woman sentenced for trying to rob shopper after gambling loss (NYSE:BIG) - August 23 at 3:52 PM
News IconInvestor News: Investigation over certain Directors of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) announced (NYSE:BIG) - August 23 at 3:52 PM logoAnalysts See Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Reporting EPS Of $0.52 - (NYSE:BIG) - August 20 at 3:51 PM logoAnalysts See Sales Of $5311.348 For Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - August 19 at 12:10 PM logoBig Lots To Broadcast Second Quarter 2016 Conference Call (NYSE:BIG) - August 18 at 9:18 PM logoTop of the List: Biggest M&A law firms (NYSE:BIG) - August 17 at 9:17 PM logoInvestigation for Long-Term Investors in Shares of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Announced (NYSE:BIG) - August 17 at 9:17 PM
News IconShort Information Review for: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Post News (NYSE:BIG) - August 17 at 11:59 AM
News IconInvestigation for Long-Term Investors in Shares of Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Announced - Digital Journal (NYSE:BIG) - August 16 at 12:34 PM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Cash and Short – Term Investments Is Reported At $54.144 Millions - Stocks Daily (NYSE:BIG) - August 16 at 12:34 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:BIG) - August 12 at 4:01 PM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Records An Estimated Annual Sales Mean Of $5311.348 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - August 11 at 3:54 PM logoAlliancebernstein L.P. Lowers Its Ownership in Big Lots, Inc. Common Stock (BIG) Stock Last Quarter - Finance Daily (NYSE:BIG) - August 11 at 11:59 AM
News IconTurmeric Sold At Target, Big Lots, Supermarkets Recalled For Possible Lead - The Consumerist (NYSE:BIG) - August 10 at 7:28 AM logoLarge Inflow of Money Detected in Big Lots - Trade Calls (NYSE:BIG) - August 10 at 7:28 AM logoAjo, Lp Bought A Lot More Big Lots, Inc. Common Stock (BIG) Stock - Finance Daily (NYSE:BIG) - August 9 at 4:58 PM
News IconTurmeric Sold At Target, Big Lots, Supermarkets Recalled For Possible Lead (NYSE:BIG) - August 9 at 12:44 PM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Quarterly Dividend At $-38.53 Millions - Stocks Daily (NYSE:BIG) - August 8 at 8:38 AM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Yearly Sales Target At $5311.348 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - August 5 at 3:52 PM logoBig Lots Inc. (BIG) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for August 02 (NYSE:BIG) - August 4 at 3:56 PM logoBig Lots Inc. (BIG) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for August 02 - (NYSE:BIG) - August 4 at 12:26 PM logoWhy Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) got downgraded? - Review Fortune (NYSE:BIG) - August 3 at 3:53 PM logoStocks In Action: Glu Mobile, Inc. (GLUU), Big Lots Inc. (BIG), Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) - iStreetWire (NYSE:BIG) - August 3 at 12:30 PM logoStocks Analysts Ranking Summary: Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK) , Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Street Updates (NYSE:BIG) - August 3 at 12:30 PM
News IconRevenue Estimates of the Stock: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - News Oracle (NYSE:BIG) - August 3 at 12:30 PM logoBig Lots, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BIG-US : August 3, 2016 (NYSE:BIG) - August 3 at 12:30 PM logoBig Lots downgraded by Northcoast (NYSE:BIG) - August 2 at 3:54 PM logoDeutsche Goes Shopping For Discount Retailer Stocks - Benzinga (NYSE:BIG) - August 2 at 8:39 AM logoBig Lots' Transformation Produces Steadily Positive Comp Sales Growth Story, Yet Remains Sidelined - Benzinga (NYSE:BIG) - August 2 at 8:39 AM logoNew Broker Ratings For Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - FTSE News (NYSE:BIG) - August 1 at 8:46 AM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Cash Balance At $54.144 Millions - Stocks Daily (NYSE:BIG) - August 1 at 8:46 AM logoAnalysts Rating Overview: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) , New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) - Street Updates (NYSE:BIG) - August 1 at 8:46 AM logoRatings Watch: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - July 30 at 3:53 PM
News IconPrice Target Highlight: Big Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - News Oracle (NYSE:BIG) - July 30 at 3:53 PM
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News IconTurmeric powder recalled from Big Lots stores for high lead levels (NYSE:BIG) - July 29 at 9:18 PM logoBig Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NYSE:BIG) - July 29 at 7:32 AM logoExpected For Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Sales Of $5311.348 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:BIG) - July 28 at 10:32 PM logoHow To YieldBoost BIG From 1.6% To 15.8% Using Options (NYSE:BIG) - July 27 at 9:36 PM logo5 Prominent NYSE Stocks That Hit 52-Week Highs Monday (NYSE:BIG) - July 25 at 9:52 PM logoRetailers Are Doomed as Most Americans Are Too Poor to Shop (NYSE:BIG) - July 25 at 8:01 AM logoBigben Interactive SA :BIG-FR: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2016 : July 25, 2016 (NYSE:BIG) - July 25 at 2:16 AM logoBig Lots Inc. (NYSE:BIG) Stock Rises, Analysts: Hold Rating - Review Fortune (NYSE:BIG) - July 23 at 3:47 PM
News IconEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) - Press Telegraph (NYSE:BIG) - July 23 at 8:03 AM
News IconNotable Earnings to Watch: Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), CalAtlantic Group Inc (NYSE:CAA), Unit Corporation (NYSE:UNT ... - Engelwood Daily (NYSE:BIG) - July 22 at 3:48 PM


Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Chart for Thursday, August, 25, 2016

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