NYSE:BKE - Buckle Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$26.95 +0.20 (+0.75 %)
(As of 08/22/2018 03:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.75
Today's Range$26.35 - $27.30
52-Week Range$13.70 - $28.80
Volume627,900 shs
Average Volume507,200 shs
Market Capitalization$1.28 billion
P/E Ratio14.57
Dividend Yield3.80%
Buckle logoThe 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Family clothing stores
Sub-IndustryApparel Retail


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.05
Quick Ratio2.75


Trailing P/E Ratio14.57
Forward P/E Ratio14.41
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$913.38 million
Price / Sales1.44
Cash Flow$2.6293 per share
Price / Cash10.25
Book Value$8.01 per share
Price / Book3.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85
Net Income$89.70 million
Net Margins10.13%
Return on Equity21.93%
Return on Assets16.40%


Outstanding Shares48,840,000
Market Cap$1.28 billion

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 Monday, June 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 13th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Buckle's Dividend History.

How were Buckle's earnings last quarter?

Buckle Inc (NYSE:BKE) announced its earnings results on Friday, May, 25th. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.02. The business earned $204.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $207.17 million. Buckle had a net margin of 10.13% and a return on equity of 21.93%. The company's revenue was down 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.34 EPS. View Buckle's Earnings History.

When is Buckle's next earnings date?

Buckle is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Buckle.

How were Buckle's same store sales last quarter?

Buckle same-store sales rose 3% in the month of July. Buckle shares fell by 7.7% in the first full-day of trading following the news.

Are investors shorting Buckle?

Buckle saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,353,954 shares, a decrease of 4.6% from the July 13th total of 9,809,020 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 333,037 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 28.1 days. Approximately 32.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Buckle's Current Options Chain.

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. Thomas B. Heacock, Sr. VP of Fin., Treasurer, CFO & Director (Age 40)
  • 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)

Has Buckle been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BKE stock have been trending positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Buckle earned a daily sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.70 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Buckle.

Who are Buckle's major shareholders?

Buckle's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (15.06%), BlackRock Inc. (7.92%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.30%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.96%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.59%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.41%). Company insiders that own Buckle stock include Brett P Milkie, Diane L Applegate, Karen B Rhoads, Kyle Hanson, Michael E Huss and Robert Erle Campbell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Buckle.

Which major investors are selling Buckle stock?

BKE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Asset Management Inc., GAM Holding AG, California Public Employees Retirement System, Federated Investors Inc. PA, SG Americas Securities LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Adams Asset Advisors LLC and AMP Capital Investors Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Buckle company stock in the last year include Brett P Milkie, Diane L Applegate, Karen B Rhoads, Kyle Hanson and Robert Erle Campbell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Buckle.

Which major investors are buying Buckle stock?

BKE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Cortina Asset Management LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., James Investment Research Inc., Cambria Investment Management L.P. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Buckle.

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 $26.95.

How big of a company is Buckle?

Buckle has a market capitalization of $1.28 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, 68848. The company can be reached via phone at 308-236-8491 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Buckle (NYSE BKE)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  385 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  559
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Buckle and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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