The Buckle, Inc. operates as a retailer of casual apparel, footwear, and accessories for young men and women in the United States. It markets a selection of brand name casual apparel, including denims, other casual bottoms, tops, sportswear, outerwear, accessories, and footwear, as well as private label merchandise primarily comprising BKE, Buckle Black, BKE Boutique, Red by BKE, Daytrip denim, Gimmicks, Gilded Intent, Outpost Makers, Departwest, and Veece. The company also provides services, such as hemming, gift wrapping, layaways, guest loyalty program, the Buckle private label credit card, and personalized stylist services, as well as special order system that allows stores to obtain requested merchandise from other company stores or its online order fulfillment center. It provides its products through 456 retail stores in 43 states, as well as through its Website, buckle.com. The company was formerly known as Mills Clothing, Inc. and changed its name to The Buckle, Inc. in April 1991. The Buckle, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Family clothing stores
Trailing P/E Ratio12.03
Forward P/E Ratio12.57
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$913.38 million
Price / Sales1.19
Cash Flow$2.5842 per share
Price / Cash8.61
Book Value$8.01 per share
Price / Book2.78
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85
Net Income$89.70 million
Return on Equity20.98%
Return on Assets15.71%
Buckle (NYSE:BKE) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Buckle's stock symbol?
Buckle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKE."
How often does Buckle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Buckle?
Buckle announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 13th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, April 27th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.49%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 12th. View Buckle's Dividend History.
How were Buckle's earnings last quarter?
Buckle (NYSE:BKE) posted its earnings results on Friday, March, 16th. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $281.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $280.04 million. Buckle had a net margin of 9.82% and a return on equity of 20.98%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.74 earnings per share. View Buckle's Earnings History.
When is Buckle's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for BKE?
1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Buckle's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate Buckle's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Buckle.
How were Buckle's same store sales last quarter?
Buckle same store sales dropped 5.3% during the month of March. Buckle shares dropped by 9.7% in the first full-day of trading following the news.
Who are some of Buckle's key competitors?
Who are Buckle's key executives?
Buckle's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Dennis H. Nelson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 68)
- Mr. Brett P. Milkie, Sr. VP of Leasing (Age 58)
- Ms. Kari G. Smith, Exec. VP of Stores & Director (Age 54)
- Mr. Robert M. Carlberg, Sr. VP of Men's Merchandising (Age 55)
- Mr. Thomas B. Heacock, Sr. VP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO & Director (Age 40)
Has Buckle been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about BKE stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Buckle earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 45.99 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
How do I buy shares of Buckle?
Shares of BKE 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Buckle's stock price today?
One share of BKE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.25.
How big of a company is Buckle?
Buckle has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $913.38 million in revenue each year. The company earns $89.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.85 on an earnings per share basis. Buckle employs 7,400 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Buckle?
Buckle's mailing address is 2407 West 24th Street, Kearney NE, 68845. The company can be reached via phone at 308-236-8491 or via email at [email protected]
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Buckle (NYSE:BKE) Dividend Information
Buckle pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share, with a dividend yield of 4.49%. BKE's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Friday, April 27. Buckle pays out 54.05% of its earnings out as a dividend.
|Dividend Growth:||4.40% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||54.05% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
56.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
69.93% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Buckle (NYSE:BKE) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Buckle (NYSE BKE) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 41.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.55%
Buckle (NYSE BKE) Insider Trading History
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|4/18/2018||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||1,200||$22.70||$27,240.00||26,700|| |
|4/13/2018||Robert Erle Campbell||Director||Sell||2,000||$22.70||$45,400.00||32,214|| |
|3/21/2018||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||2,553||$20.75||$52,974.75||36,900|| |
|1/19/2018||Diane L Applegate||VP||Sell||1,200||$20.84||$25,008.00||20,500|| |
|11/22/2017||Brett P Milkie||SVP||Sell||1,500||$21.02||$31,530.00||32,070|| |
|11/20/2017||Robert Erle Campbell||Director||Sell||2,000||$21.00||$42,000.00||31,964|| |
|10/18/2017||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||4,100||$15.95||$65,395.00||24,900|| |
|8/21/2017||Michael E Huss||Director||Sell||1,250||$13.67||$17,087.50||16,500|| |
|12/12/2016||Michael E Huss||Director||Sell||1,000||$24.76||$24,760.00||15,500|| |
|7/20/2016||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||5,400||$26.13||$141,102.00||25,400|| |
|7/19/2016||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||1,000||$26.25||$26,250.00||25,400|| |
|7/13/2016||Kelli D Molczyk||VP||Sell||4,000||$26.71||$106,840.00||21,163|| |
|5/24/2016||Bill L Fairfield||Director||Buy||200||$23.53||$4,706.00||38,008|| |
|3/17/2016||Michelle Hoffman||VP||Sell||1,500||$33.32||$49,980.00||29,382|| |
|3/19/2015||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||4,650||$49.55||$230,407.50|| |
|1/22/2015||Patricia K Whisler||SVP||Sell||25,000||$50.03||$1,250,750.00|| |
|12/18/2014||James E Shada||Director||Sell||5,000||$52.03||$260,150.00|| |
|12/17/2014||Kari G Smith||EVP||Sell||5,000||$50.27||$251,350.00|| |
|12/15/2014||Kari G Smith||EVP||Sell||5,000||$50.00||$250,000.00|| |
|11/28/2014||John P Peetz||Director||Sell||5,081||$51.07||$259,486.67|| |
|11/24/2014||Dennis H Nelson||CEO||Sell||50,000||$51.13||$2,556,500.00|| |
|11/21/2014||Bill L Fairfield||Director||Sell||10,000||$50.50||$505,000.00|| |
|7/21/2014||Bill L Fairfield||Director||Sell||1,000||$42.19||$42,190.00|| |
|6/16/2014||Kyle Hanson||VP||Sell||4,975||$45.00||$223,875.00|| |
|11/25/2013||Robert Carlberg||VP||Sell||16,000||$52.16||$834,560.00||56,070|| |
|7/17/2013||Brett P Milkie||VP||Buy||1,000||$54.64||$54,640.00|| |
|7/12/2013||Patricia K Whisler||VP||Sell||24,000||$54.75||$1,314,000.00|| |
|5/30/2013||Kyle Hanson||Insider||Sell||1,600||$53.40||$85,440.00|| |
|5/28/2013||Robert M Carlberg||VP||Sell||15,000||$54.22||$813,300.00|| |
|5/24/2013||Kari G Smith||VP||Sell||20,000||$54.01||$1,080,200.00|| |
|5/24/2013||Kyle Hanson||Insider||Sell||4,000||$54.06||$216,240.00|| |
|5/24/2013||Robert Erle Campbell||Director||Sell||6,763||$54.08||$365,743.04|| |
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