Buckle Inc (NYSE:BKE) declared 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 dividend yield of 5.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 14th.
Shares of NYSE BKE traded up $0.20 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $21.50. 100 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 691,723. The company has a market cap of $1.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.87 and a beta of 1.31. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $18.26 and a 200-day moving average price of $16.60. Buckle has a 52 week low of $11.76 and a 52 week high of $28.52.
Buckle (NYSE:BKE) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 21st. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.65. Buckle had a return on equity of 23.98% and a net margin of 11.60%. The business had revenue of $216.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $151.23 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.34 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% on a year-over-year basis.
Several equities research analysts recently commented on BKE shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Buckle from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 8th. Cfra lowered shares of Buckle from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and lowered their target price for the company from $14.00 to $11.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 26th. ValuEngine downgraded Buckle from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 4th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Buckle from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research note on Friday, September 11th.
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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