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NYSE:BIG - Big Lots Stock Price, Forecast & News

$28.30
-0.48 (-1.67 %)
(As of 01/20/2020 03:34 AM ET)
Today's Range
$27.95
Now: $28.30
$29.16
50-Day Range
$19.13
MA: $27.10
$30.06
52-Week Range
$18.54
Now: $28.30
$39.53
Volume1.05 million shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.10 billion
P/E Ratio4.37
Dividend Yield4.17%
Beta1.39
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Variety stores
Sub-IndustryGeneral Merchandise Stores
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP08930210
Phone614-278-6800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.24 billion
Cash Flow$6.87 per share
Book Value$17.31 per share

Profitability

Net Income$156.89 million

Miscellaneous

Employees35,600
Market Cap$1.10 billion
Next Earnings Date3/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) Frequently Asked Questions

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 6th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, December 30th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 13th. View Big Lots' Dividend History.

How will Big Lots' stock buyback program work?

Big Lots declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Friday, March 8th 2019, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 3.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Big Lots' earnings last quarter?

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) issued its earnings results on Friday, December, 6th. The company reported ($0.18) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.20) by $0.02. The firm earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.16 billion. Big Lots had a return on equity of 23.10% and a net margin of 4.83%. Big Lots's revenue was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.16) earnings per share. View Big Lots' Earnings History.

When is Big Lots' next earnings date?

Big Lots is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Big Lots.

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

Big Lots updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Friday, December, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.40-2.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.55.

What price target have analysts set for BIG?

10 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Big Lots' stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Big Lots' share price to reach $30.90 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Big Lots.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Big Lots?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Big Lots in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Big Lots.

Has Big Lots been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BIG stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Big Lots earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Big Lots.

Are investors shorting Big Lots?

Big Lots saw a drop in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,300,000 shares, a drop of 10.2% from the December 15th total of 8,130,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,630,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.5 days. Approximately 19.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Big Lots' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Big Lots' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Big Lots include Target (TGT), Dollar General (DG), Dollar Tree (DLTR), Tuesday Morning (TUES) and Fred's (FRED).

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 Global Medical REIT (GMRE), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Dollar General (DG), General Electric (GE), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Netflix (NFLX) and Tesla (TSLA).

Who are Big Lots' key executives?

Big Lots' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Timothy A. Johnson, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & CFO (Age 51)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Bachmann, Exec. VP and Chief Merchandising & Operating Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Ronald A. Robins Jr., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael Allen Schlonsky, Exec. VP of HR & Store Operations (Age 52)
  • Mr. Bruce K. Thorn, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52)

Who are Big Lots' major shareholders?

Big Lots' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Tributary Capital Management LLC (1.31%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.38%), First National Bank of Omaha (0.14%), Endurance Wealth Management Inc. (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Big Lots stock include Bruce K Thorn, David J Campisi, Lisa M Bachmann, Marla C Gottschalk, Michael Allen Schlonsky, Nicholas E Padovano, Ronald A Robins Jr and Stephen M Haffer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Big Lots.

Which major investors are selling Big Lots stock?

BIG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Endurance Wealth Management Inc., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Big Lots company stock in the last year include Michael Allen Schlonsky, Nicholas E Padovano, Ronald A Robins Jr and Stephen M Haffer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Big Lots.

Which major investors are buying Big Lots stock?

BIG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First National Bank of Omaha and 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have bought Big Lots stock in the last two years include Bruce K Thorn and Marla C Gottschalk. View Insider Buying and Selling for Big Lots.

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 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 $28.30.

How big of a company is Big Lots?

Big Lots has a market capitalization of $1.10 billion and generates $5.24 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $156.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.04 on an earnings per share basis. Big Lots employs 35,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Big Lots.

What is Big Lots' official website?

The official website for Big Lots is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Big Lots (NYSE BIG)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  620 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  636 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,256
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Big Lots and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BIG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BIG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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