Buckle Inc (NYSE:BKE) announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, September 14th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 15th will be given a dividend of 0.30 per share on Thursday, October 29th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 14th.
NYSE BKE traded up $0.37 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $21.67. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 5,429 shares, compared to its average volume of 691,723. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.87 and a beta of 1.31. Buckle has a 12 month low of $11.76 and a 12 month high of $28.52. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $18.26 and a 200 day moving average price of $16.60.
Buckle (NYSE:BKE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 21st. The company reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.65. The firm had revenue of $216.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $151.23 million. Buckle had a net margin of 11.60% and a return on equity of 23.98%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.34 EPS.
A number of analysts have issued reports on the stock. Cfra downgraded shares of Buckle from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and cut their price objective for the company from $14.00 to $11.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Buckle from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 8th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Buckle from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Friday, September 11th. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of Buckle from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 4th.
Buckle Company Profile
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, FITZ + EDDI, Outpost Makers, Departwest, and Veece.
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