About Big Lots
Big 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
- Previous Close: $52.30
- 50 Day Moving Average: $50.61
- 200 Day Moving Average: $49.85
- 52-Week Range: $39.72 - $56.54
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.60
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.11
- P/E Growth: 0.96
- Market Cap: $2.33B
- Outstanding Shares: 44,559,000
- Beta: 0.89
- Net Margins: 3.02%
- Return on Equity: 27.08%
- Return on Assets: 9.79%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.67%
- Current Ratio: 1.58%
- Quick Ratio: 0.22%
What is Big Lots' stock symbol?
Big Lots trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BIG."
How often does Big Lots pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Big Lots?
Big Lots announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.
Where is Big Lots' stock going? Where will Big Lots' stock price be in 2017?
12 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Big Lots' shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Big Lots' stock price to reach $53.91 in the next twelve months.
When will Big Lots announce their earnings?
Big Lots is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 2nd 2017.
Who owns Big Lots stock?
Big Lots' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.09%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.95%), Investec Asset Management LTD (2.48%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.25%) and Foresters Investment Management Company Inc. (1.02%). Company insiders that own Big Lots stock include Andrew D Stein, Brenda J Lauderback, David J Campisi, Jeffrey Paul Berger, Lisa M Bachmann, Michael Allen Schlonsky, Peter J Hayes, Philip E Mallott, Russell Solt and Timothy A Johnson.
Who sold Big Lots stock? Who is selling Big Lots stock?
Big Lots' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foresters Investment Management Company Inc., Numeric Investors LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Fiera Capital Corp, Cipher Capital LP, Denver Investment Advisors LLC and Century Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Big Lots stock in the last year include Andrew D Stein, David J Campisi, Jeffrey Paul Berger, Lisa M Bachmann, Michael Allen Schlonsky, Philip E Mallott, Russell Solt and Timothy A Johnson.
Who bought Big Lots stock? Who is buying Big Lots stock?
Big Lots' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Night Square Capital Partners LP, Clark Capital Management Group Inc., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Allianz Asset Management AG, Advisory Research Inc., Menta Capital LLC and Guggenheim Capital LLC.
How do I buy Big Lots stock?
Shares of Big Lots can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Big Lots stock cost?
One share of Big Lots stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.30.