Last $51.24 USD
Change Today -0.99 / -1.90%
Volume 510.1K
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buckle inc/the (BKE) Snapshot

Open
$52.25
Previous Close
$52.23
Day High
$52.46
Day Low
$50.26
52 Week High
11/25/14 - $52.70
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $41.45
Market Cap
2.5B
Average Volume 10 Days
354.2K
EPS TTM
$3.36
Shares Outstanding
48.4M
EX-Date
01/13/15
P/E TM
15.3x
Dividend
$0.92
Dividend Yield
4.06%
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buckle inc/the (BKE) Details

The Buckle, Inc. operates as a retailer of casual apparel, footwear, and accessories for young men and women in the continental United States. It markets a selection of brand name casual apparel, including denims, other casual bottoms, tops, sportswear, outerwear, accessories, and footwear. The company operates stores under the Buckle and The Buckle names primarily in regional shopping malls and lifestyle centers. The Buckle, Inc. also sells its products through its Website, buckle.com. As of May 8, 2014, it operated 452 stores in 43 states. The company was formerly known as Mills Clothing, Inc. and changed its name to The Buckle, Inc. in April 1991. The Buckle, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska.

2,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/2/14
Founded in 1948

buckle inc/the (BKE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.6M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $671.9K
Senior Vice President of Women's Merchandisin...
Total Annual Compensation: $700.9K
Executive Vice President of Stores
Total Annual Compensation: $700.9K
Senior Vice President of Leasing
Total Annual Compensation: $698.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

buckle inc/the (BKE) Key Developments

The Buckle, Inc., Board Meeting, Dec 08, 2014

The Buckle, Inc., Board Meeting, Dec 08, 2014. Agenda: To approve the senior management appointments.

The Buckle, Inc. Announces Management Appointments

The Buckle, Inc. announced that Kelli D. Molczyk has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Women’s Merchandising, Diane L. Applegate has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Supply Chain and Merchandising Operations, and Thomas B. Heacock has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Finance, Treasurer, and Corporate Controller and has been appointed as a member of the company’s Executive Committee. These changes are all effective immediately upon appointment by the Board of Directors at its quarterly meeting held on December 8, 2014. Kelli has been employed by Buckle since 1999 and has served in various roles on the women’s merchandising team since that time, including most recently as Divisional Merchandise Manager. She is an instrumental part of the company’s design and marketing efforts. Diane has been employed by Buckle since 1983 and has served in various roles of increasing responsibility on the merchandise operations and e-commerce teams. She has been Director of Merchandising Operations since 2000. Tom has been employed by Buckle since 2003 and has served as Corporate Controller since 2007 and as Treasurer and Corporate Controller since 2011.

The Buckle, Inc. Declares Special Cash Dividend and Regular Quarterly Dividend Payable on January 27, 2015

The Buckle, Inc. announced that at its quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors, held on December 8, 2014, the Board authorized a $2.77 per share special cash dividend to be paid to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 15, 2015. The Board also authorized a $0.23 per share quarterly dividend to be paid to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 15, 2015. This represents an increase of $0.01 per share, or 4.5%, in the company’s regular quarterly dividend rate. Both the $2.77 per share special cash dividend and the $0.23 per share regular quarterly dividend are payable on January 27, 2015 and will be paid together.

 

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