Big 5 Sporting Goods Co. (BGFV) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.10
Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 29th, American Banking & Market News reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 29th will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share on Monday, September 15th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.53%.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at SunTrust cut their price target on shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods from $17.00 to $15.00 in a research note on Tuesday. On a related note, analysts at Zacks reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods in a research note on Tuesday, June 3rd. They now have a $11.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods in a research note on Monday, May 12th. They now have a $11.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $14.00. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $15.40.
Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) traded down 0.26% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $11.33. The stock had a trading volume of 254,668 shares. Big 5 Sporting Goods has a 52 week low of $11.00 and a 52 week high of $24.65. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $11.96 and its 200-day moving average is $14.22. The company has a market cap of $249.5 million and a P/E ratio of 11.14.
Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 29th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $231.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $242.20 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.28 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Big 5 Sporting Goods will post $1.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation is a sporting goods retailer in the western United States, operating 414 stores in 12 states under the Big 5 Sporting Goods name as of December 30, 2012.
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