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NYSE:BKE

Buckle Stock Forecast, Price & News

$30.04
+0.94 (+3.23%)
(As of 06/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.30
$30.70
50-Day Range
$27.17
$33.91
52-Week Range
$26.56
$57.10
Volume
496,653 shs
Average Volume
383,613 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.51 billion
P/E Ratio
5.88
Dividend Yield
4.66%
Price Target
$60.00
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BKE Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

3.35 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

11th out of 283 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

2nd out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Buckle (NYSE:BKE)

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, Salvage, Red by BKE, Daytrip, Gimmicks, Gilded Intent, FITZ + EDDI, Willow & Root, Outpost Makers, Departwest, Reclaim, BKE Vintage, Nova Industries, J.B. Holt, and Veece. The company also provides services, such as hemming, gift-packaging, 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. As of March 11, 2022, it operated 440 retail stores in 42 states under the Buckle and The Buckle names. The Buckle, Inc. also sells its products 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 incorporated in 1948 and is headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Family clothing stores
Sub-Industry
Apparel Retail
CUSIP
11844010
Employees
8,300
Year Founded
1967

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/28 Dividend
4/13/2022
Dividend Payable
4/28/2022
Last Earnings
5/26/2022
Today
6/26/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/29 Dividend
7/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/29/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/19/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$60.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$60.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$60.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+99.7%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$254.82 million
Pretax Margin
25.69%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.29 billion
Cash Flow
$5.68 per share
Book Value
$7.06 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
29,957,000
Market Cap
$1.51 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.02

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Buckle Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Buckle stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Buckle in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Buckle stock.
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What is Buckle's stock price forecast for 2022?

1 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Buckle's stock. Their BKE stock forecasts range from $60.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Buckle's share price to reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 99.7% from the stock's current price.
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How has Buckle's stock price performed in 2022?

Buckle's stock was trading at $42.31 at the start of the year. Since then, BKE stock has decreased by 29.0% and is now trading at $30.04.
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Are investors shorting Buckle?

Buckle saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,920,000 shares, a drop of 16.9% from the May 15th total of 4,720,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 752,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.2 days. Approximately 13.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Buckle's next earnings date?

Buckle is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 19th 2022.
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How were Buckle's earnings last quarter?

The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 26th. The company reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.22. The business earned $309.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $306.71 million. Buckle had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 60.56% and a net margin of 19.38%. Buckle's revenue was up 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.16 earnings per share.
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How often does Buckle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Buckle?

Buckle declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 8th. Investors of record on Friday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, July 29th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 14th.
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Is Buckle a good dividend stock?

Buckle(NYSE:BKE) pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.66%. BKE has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Buckle does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Buckle is 27.40%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Buckle will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.37% next year. This indicates that Buckle will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How were Buckle's same store sales last quarter?

Buckle same-store sales climbed 5.3% in the month of May. Buckle stock rose by 0% in the first full-day of trading following the news.

Who are Buckle's key executives?

Buckle's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dennis H. Nelson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 72, Pay $7.28M)
  • Mr. Thomas B. Heacock, Sr. VP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO & Director (Age 44, Pay $1.94M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Brett P. Milkie, Sr. VP of Leasing (Age 62, Pay $1.97M)
  • Ms. Kari G. Smith, Exec. VP of Stores & Director (Age 58, Pay $2.12M)
  • Mr. Robert M. Carlberg, Sr. VP of Men's Merchandising (Age 59, Pay $1.97M)
  • Ms. Brady M. Jenschke Fritz, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, & Corp. Sec. (Age 41)
  • Ms. Michelle M. Hoffman, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 60)
  • Troy Forrest, VP of Marketing
  • Ms. Kelli D. Molczyk, Sr. VP of Women's Merchandising (Age 43)
  • Mr. Adam J. Akerson, VP of Fin., Controller & Assistant Treasurer

What is Dennis H. Nelson's approval rating as Buckle's CEO?

639 employees have rated Buckle CEO Dennis H. Nelson on Glassdoor.com. Dennis H. Nelson has an approval rating of 96% among Buckle's employees. This puts Dennis H. Nelson in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Buckle own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Buckle investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Starbucks (SBUX), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), CVS Health (CVS), eBay (EBAY), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC) and Macy's (M).

What is Buckle's stock symbol?

Buckle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKE."

Who are Buckle's major shareholders?

Buckle's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.26%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.14%), State Street Corp (2.10%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.09%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.54%). Company insiders that own Buckle stock include Anna Fraser, Bill L Fairfield, Brett P Milkie, Dennis H Nelson, Dennis H Nelson, Diane L Applegate, Diane L Applegate, John P Peetz, Karen B Rhoads, Kari G Smith, Kelli D Molczyk, Michelle Hoffman, Robert J Harbols, Robert M Carlberg and Thomas B Heacock.
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Which institutional investors are selling Buckle stock?

BKE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., State Street Corp, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Cypress Capital Management LLC WY , Jane Street Group LLC, and Sei Investments Co.. Company insiders that have sold Buckle company stock in the last two years include Anna Fraser, Brett P Milkie, Dennis H Nelson, Diane L Applegate, John P Peetz, Karen B Rhoads, Kari G Smith, Kelli D Molczyk, Michelle Hoffman, Robert M Carlberg, and Thomas B Heacock.
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Which institutional investors are buying Buckle stock?

BKE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Pacer Advisors Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Portolan Capital Management LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Buckle's stock price today?

One share of BKE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.04.

How much money does Buckle make?

Buckle (NYSE:BKE) has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion and generates $1.29 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $254.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.109990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Buckle have?

Buckle employs 8,300 workers across the globe.

When was Buckle founded?

Buckle was founded in 1967.

How can I contact Buckle?

Buckle's mailing address is 2407 West 24th Street, Kearney NE, 68848. The official website for Buckle is www.buckle.com. The company can be reached via phone at (308) 236-8491, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 308-236-4493.

This page (NYSE:BKE) was last updated on 6/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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