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$48.15
Previous Close
$47.97
Day High
$48.52
Day Low
$47.82
52 Week High
08/27/14 - $48.52
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $25.50
Market Cap
2.7B
Average Volume 10 Days
601.6K
EPS TTM
$2.03
Shares Outstanding
55.5M
EX-Date
07/9/14
P/E TM
23.6x
Dividend
$0.68
Dividend Yield
0.35%
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Big Lots, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a broadline closeout retailer in the United States. The company offers products under various merchandising categories, such as food category that includes beverage and grocery, candy and snacks, and specialty foods departments; consumables category, which comprises health and beauty, plastics, paper, chemical, and pet departments; soft home category that consists of fashion bedding, utility bedding, bath, window, decorative textile, and flooring departments; hard home category, including small appliances, table top, food preparation, stationery, greeting cards, tools, paint, and home maintenance departments; and furniture and home décor category consisting of upholstery, mattress, ready-to-assemble, case goods, home décor, and frames departments. It also provides merchandise under the seasonal category that includes lawn and garden, summer, Christmas, toys, books, sporting goods, and other holiday departments; and electronics and accessories category that includes electronics, jewelry, apparel, hosiery, and infant accessories departments. As of March 7, 2014, it operated 1,495 BIG LOTS stores in 48 states. Big Lots, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

13,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/1/14
Founded in 1967

big lots inc (BIG) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $678.5K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $452.9K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $620.4K
Executive Vice President and President of Big...
Total Annual Compensation: $577.7K
Senior Vice President of Distribution and Tra...
Total Annual Compensation: $337.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

big lots inc (BIG) Key Developments

Big Lots, Inc. Declares an Initial Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on July 29, 2014; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter and Full Year 2014

Big Lots Inc. announced that the Board of Directors initiated a cash dividend program under which the company intend to pay a regular quarterly dividend on the company's common shares. The Board of Directors declared an initial quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per common share, payable on July 29, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on July 11, 2014. The company reaffirmed earnings guidance for the second quarter and full year 2014. For the second quarter of fiscal 2014, the company estimated income from continuing operations will be in the range of $0.24 to $0.30 per diluted share. Comparable store sales in the range of +1% to +3%. For the full year of fiscal 2014, the company forecasting income from continuing operations to be $2.35 to $2.50 per diluted share. Comparable store sales in the range of +1% to +2% for fiscal 2014 and cash flow from continuing U.S. operations of $170 million.

Big Lots Inc. - Shareholder/Analyst Call

To discuss strategic plan for the next three years

Big Lots Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2014

Big Lots Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, net sales were $1,281,271,000 against $1,267,020,000 a year ago. Operating profit was $47,185,000 against $61,448,000 a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $46,835,000 against $60,722,000 a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $28,581,000 or $0.50 per basic and diluted share against $37,065,000 or $0.64 per diluted share a year ago. Net income was $3,348,000 or $0.60 per basic and diluted share against $32,333,000 or $0.56 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $102,166,000 against $60,183,000 a year ago. Non-GAAP operating profit was $66,500,000. Non-GAAP income from continuing operations was $40,255,000. Non-GAAP net income was $35,523,000. Non-GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations were $0.70. Non-GAAP diluted earnings per share were $0.61. For the second quarter of fiscal 2014, the company estimated income from continuing operations will be in the range of $0.24 to $0.30 per diluted share, compared to adjusted income from continuing U.S. operations of $0.37 per diluted share (non-GAAP) for the second quarter of fiscal 2013. This guidance is based on estimated comparable store sales in the range of +1% to +3%. For the full year of fiscal 2014, the company forecasting income from continuing operations to be $2.35 to $2.50 per diluted share, compared to fiscal 2013 adjusted income from continuing U.S. operations of $2.45 per diluted share (non-GAAP). The company forecasting comparable store sales in the range of +1% to +2% for fiscal 2014 and cash flow from continuing U.S. operations of $170 million and consolidated cash flow of approximately $145 million after the impact of the wind down of the company discontinued Canadian operations.

 

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