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How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/12/2024
5 Trends You Need to Know This Quarter
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/8 - 4/12
Faced with possibly paying for news, Google removes links to California news sites for some users
The US and UK restrict the trade of Russian-origin metals
US Steel shareholders approve takeover by Japan's Nippon Steel opposed by Biden administration
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/12/2024
5 Trends You Need to Know This Quarter
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/8 - 4/12
Faced with possibly paying for news, Google removes links to California news sites for some users
The US and UK restrict the trade of Russian-origin metals
US Steel shareholders approve takeover by Japan's Nippon Steel opposed by Biden administration
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/12/2024
5 Trends You Need to Know This Quarter
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/8 - 4/12
Faced with possibly paying for news, Google removes links to California news sites for some users
The US and UK restrict the trade of Russian-origin metals
US Steel shareholders approve takeover by Japan's Nippon Steel opposed by Biden administration
NYSE:BKE

Buckle (BKE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$36.83
-0.91 (-2.41%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$36.70
$37.65
50-Day Range
$36.83
$41.54
52-Week Range
$30.18
$48.15
Volume
287,228 shs
Average Volume
418,206 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.87 billion
P/E Ratio
8.35
Dividend Yield
3.80%
Price Target
$34.00

Buckle MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Sell
1.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.7% Downside
$34.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
11.25% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.06
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.01mentions of Buckle in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.88 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

145th out of 197 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

10th out of 11 stocks

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About Buckle Stock (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, Modish Rebel, and Veece. The company 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. 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.

BKE Stock Price History

BKE Stock News Headlines

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BKE Apr 2024 50.000 call
BKE Apr 2024 32.500 call
BKE Apr 2024 30.000 put
BKE Apr 2024 35.000 put
Buckle Q4 Profit, Net Sales Decline
Buckle Q4 2024 Earnings Preview
BKE Sep 2024 32.500 put
Buckle Feb Comparable-store-sales Down 11.5%
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/26 Dividend
1/11/2024
Dividend Payable
1/26/2024
Last Earnings
3/15/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/26 Dividend
4/11/2024
Today
4/13/2024
Dividend Payable
4/26/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2025

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Family clothing stores
Sub-Industry
Apparel Retail
CUSIP
11844010
Employees
8,000
Year Founded
1967

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$34.00
High Stock Price Target
$34.00
Low Stock Price Target
$34.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-7.7%
Consensus Rating
Sell
Rating Score (0-4)
1.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$219.92 million
Pretax Margin
22.93%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.26 billion
Cash Flow
$4.89 per share
Book Value
$8.19 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
30,418,000
Market Cap
$1.87 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.23

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BKE Stock Analysis - 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 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "sell" BKE shares.
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What is Buckle's stock price target for 2024?

1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Buckle's stock. Their BKE share price targets range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $34.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.7%.
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How have BKE shares performed in 2024?

Buckle's stock was trading at $47.52 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BKE stock has decreased by 22.5% and is now trading at $36.83.
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Are investors shorting Buckle?

Buckle saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,420,000 shares, an increase of 26.7% from the March 15th total of 2,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 475,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.2 days. Approximately 11.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Buckle's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 24th 2024.
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.

How were Buckle's earnings last quarter?

The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 15th. The company reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.44 by $0.15. The business earned $382.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $383.63 million. Buckle had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 50.88% and a net margin of 17.44%. The firm's revenue was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.76 earnings per share.

How often does Buckle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Buckle?

Buckle announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.80%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th.
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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 3.71%. The dividend payout ratio is 31.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for BKE.

What guidance has Buckle issued on next quarter's earnings?

Buckle issued an update on its fourth quarter 2023 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $382.4 million-$382.4 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $382.4 million.

How were Buckle's same store sales last quarter?

Buckle same store sales climbed 1.8% in the month of March. Buckle stock rose by 0% in the first day of trading following the news.

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

639 employees have rated Buckle Chief Executive Officer Dennis H. Nelson on Glassdoor.com. Dennis H. Nelson has an approval rating of 96% among the company'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).

Who are Buckle's major shareholders?

Buckle's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include RK Asset Management LLC (0.46%). Insiders that own company stock include Anna Fraser, Bill L Fairfield, Brett P Milkie, Dennis H Nelson, Dennis H Nelson, Diane L Applegate, Kari G Smith, Kelli D Molczyk and Michelle Hoffman.
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How do I buy shares of Buckle?

Shares of BKE stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:BKE) was last updated on 4/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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