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: $44.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.98
  • 52-Week Range: $44,517,000.00 - $33.78
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.90
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.37
  • P/E Growth: 1.02
  • Market Cap: $1.99B
  • Outstanding Shares: 44,517,000
  • Beta: 0.77
  • Net Margins: 2.96%
  • Return on Equity: 25.68%
  • Return on Assets: 9.58%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.26%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.31)
Consensus Price Target: $49.11 (9.92% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/6/2016KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$60.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$51.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$62.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
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
6/3/2016Oppenheimer 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
12/7/2015Piper 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
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/26/2016Q216$0.46$0.52$1.20 billionViewListenView 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: $3.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.93 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)$0.00($0.02)
Q4 20174$2.19$2.23$2.21
Q1 20181$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q2 20182$0.56$0.57$0.57
Q3 20181$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q4 20181$2.38$2.38$2.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Big Lots (NYSE:BIG)
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:1.88%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:26.50% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.37% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.60%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/30/2016Timothy A JohnsonInsiderSell12,262$50.88$623,890.56View SEC Filing  
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)


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