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NYSE:BIG

Big Lots Stock Forecast, Price & News

$49.09
-0.53 (-1.07 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 11:45 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$48.94
Now: $49.09
$50.04
50-Day Range
$42.30
MA: $46.20
$52.85
52-Week Range
$10.13
Now: $49.09
$57.24
Volume21,336 shs
Average Volume1.98 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.82 billion
P/E Ratio3.13
Dividend Yield2.30%
Beta2.39
Big Lots, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. The company offers products under various merchandising categories, such as furniture category that includes upholstery, mattress, case goods, and ready-to-assemble departments; seasonal category, which comprises Christmas trim, lawn and garden, summer, and other holiday departments; soft home category that consists of fashion and utility bedding, bath, window, decorative textile, home organization, area rugs, home décor, and frames departments; and food category that includes beverage and grocery, candy and snacks, and specialty foods departments. It also provides merchandise under the consumables category, which comprises health, beauty and cosmetics, plastics, paper, chemical, and pet departments; hard home category, including small appliances, table top, food preparation, stationery, greeting cards, and home maintenance departments; and electronics, toys, and accessories category consisting of electronics, toys, jewelry, and hosiery departments. As of February 1, 2020, it operated 1,404 stores in 47 states and an e-commerce platform. Big Lots, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.26 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

11th out of 383 stocks

Variety Stores Industry

3rd out of 16 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryGeneral Merchandise Stores
CUSIP08930210
Phone614-278-6800
Employees10,500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.32 billion
Cash Flow$6.76 per share
Book Value$21.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$242.46 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$1.82 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$49.09
-0.53 (-1.07 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 11:45 AM ET)
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Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Big Lots' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Big Lots' stock was trading at $16.71 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BIG stock has increased by 197.0% and is now trading at $49.63.
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Is Big Lots a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Big Lots in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Big Lots stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BIG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Big Lots?

Wall Street analysts have given Big Lots a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Big Lots wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Thomas Greco's approval rating as Big Lots' CEO?

538 employees have rated Big Lots CEO Thomas Greco on Glassdoor.com. Thomas Greco has an approval rating of 63% among Big Lots' employees. This puts Thomas Greco in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Big Lots' next earnings date?

Big Lots is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How were Big Lots' earnings last quarter?

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December, 3rd. The company reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $1.38 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.35 billion. Big Lots had a net margin of 10.30% and a return on equity of 26.25%. The business's revenue was up 18.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.18) EPS.
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How often does Big Lots pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Big Lots?

Big Lots announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Wednesday, December 30th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 15th.
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Is Big Lots a good dividend stock?

Big Lots pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.30%. The dividend payout ratio of Big Lots is 32.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Big Lots will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.26% next year. This indicates that Big Lots will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Big Lots' stock buyback program work?

Big Lots declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Friday, March 8th 2019, which authorizes the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 3.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has Big Lots issued on next quarter's earnings?

Big Lots issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.40-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.02.

What price target have analysts set for BIG?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Big Lots' stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Big Lots' stock price to reach $53.55 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Big Lots' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Big Lots own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Big Lots investors own include NVIDIA (nvda), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walmart (WMT), Micron Technology (MU), CVS Health (CVS), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Big Lots' key executives?

Big Lots' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bruce K. Thorn, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 54, Pay $2.15M)
  • Mr. Jonathan E. Ramsden, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 56, Pay $879.59k)
  • Mr. Ronald A. Robins Jr., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 57, Pay $790.87k)
  • Mr. Michael Allen Schlonsky, Exec. VP of HR (Age 54, Pay $872.03k)
  • Mr. Stewart W. Wenerstrom, Sr. VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Andrew D. Regrut, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Joice Wirkus, Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Mr. Nicholas E. Padovano, Sr. VP of Store Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. Andrej Mueller, Exec. VP of Bus. Strategy & Chief Customer Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Eddie Burt, Sr. VP of Supply Chain

What is Big Lots' stock symbol?

Big Lots trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BIG."

Who are Big Lots' major shareholders?

Big Lots' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bay Rivers Group (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.07%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.05%), Lavaca Capital LLC (0.01%) and Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Big Lots stock include Lisa M Bachmann, Marla C Gottschalk, Michael Allen Schlonsky, Nicholas E Padovano, Ronald A Robins Jr and Stephen M Haffer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Big Lots stock?

BIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sowell Financial Services LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Lavaca Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Big Lots company stock in the last year include Lisa M Bachmann, and Nicholas E Padovano.
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Which institutional investors are buying Big Lots stock?

BIG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bay Rivers Group, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Big Lots?

Shares of BIG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Big Lots' stock price today?

One share of BIG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.63.

How big of a company is Big Lots?

Big Lots has a market capitalization of $1.84 billion and generates $5.32 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $242.46 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.67 on an earnings per share basis. Big Lots employs 10,500 workers across the globe.

What is Big Lots' official website?

The official website for Big Lots is www.biglots.com.

How can I contact Big Lots?

Big Lots' mailing address is 4900 EAST DUBLIN GRANVILLE ROAD, COLUMBUS OH, 43081. The company can be reached via phone at 614-278-6800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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