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Big Lots Inc (BIG.N)

BIG.N on New York Stock Exchange

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15 Aug 2018
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Big Lots Sets Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.30 per Share
Friday, 1 Jun 2018 05:45am EDT 

June 1 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc ::BIG LOTS ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND ON COMMON STOCK.SETS QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.30PER SHARE.  Full Article

Big Lots Sees FY 2018 Earnings Per Share $4.75 To $4.95
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 06:00am EST 

March 9 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc ::SEES FY 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.75 TO $4.95.SEES Q1 2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.15 TO $1.22.Q4 GAAP EPS OF $2.46.Q4 ADJUSTED EPS OF $2.57.COMPANY ANNOUNCES $100 MILLION SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.‍COMPARABLE STORE SALES DECREASED 0.1% FOR Q4 OF FISCAL 2017​.‍INVENTORY ENDED FISCAL 2017 AT $873 MILLION, A 1.6% INCREASE COMPARED TO $859 MILLION FOR FISCAL 2016​.FORECASTING FISCAL 2018 INCOME IN THE RANGE OF $4.75 TO $4.95 PER DILUTED SHARE.FOR 2018, FORECASTING COMPARABLE STORE SALES TO INCREASE IN THE LOW SINGLE DIGIT RANGE.QTRLY NET SALES $1.64 BILLION VERSUS $1.58 BILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.44, REVENUE VIEW $1.66 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FOR 2018, FORECASTING CASH FLOW OF APPROXIMATELY $120 MILLION TO $130 MILLION.FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF FISCAL 2018, ESTIMATE INCOME IN THE RANGE OF $1.15 TO $1.22 PER DILUTED SHARE.FOR Q1 2018, INCOME GUIDANCE ASSUMES A COMPARABLE STORE SALES INCREASE IN THE RANGE OF FLAT TO SLIGHTLY NEGATIVE.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.31 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Big Lots Announces 20 Pct Increase In Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 05:45am EST 

March 9 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc ::BIG LOTS ANNOUNCES 20% INCREASE IN QUARTERLY DIVIDEND ON COMMON STOCK.INCREASES QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND BY 20 PERCENT TO $0.30PER SHARE.  Full Article

Big Lots Reports Q3 EPS Of $0.10 Per Share
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 06:00am EST 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc ::SEES FY 2017 ADJUSTED NON-GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $4.23 TO $4.28.SEES Q4 2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.35 TO $2.40.- NET SALES FOR Q3 OF FISCAL 2017 INCREASED 0.5% TO $1,111 MILLION.- INCREASES OUTLOOK FOR FISCAL 2017 EPS.- QTRLY COMPARABLE STORE SALES INCREASE OF 1.0%.- INVENTORY ENDED Q3 OF FISCAL 2017 AT $1,038 MILLION, COMPARED TO $1,036 MILLION FOR Q3 OF FISCAL 2016.- ESTIMATES FISCAL 2017 CASH FLOW OF APPROXIMATELY $180 MILLION.BIG LOTS - INCREASES GUIDANCE FOR FISCAL 2017 ADJUSTED INCOME TO BE IN THE RANGE OF $4.23 TO $4.28 PER DILUTED SHARE.- AT QUARTER END, INVENTORY LEVELS PER STORE INCREASED 1% COMPARED TO LAST YEAR.- SEES FISCAL 2017 COMPARABLE STORE SALES INCREASE OF ABOUT 1% AND TOTAL SALES UP ABOUT 2% TO LAST YEAR.BIG LOTS REPORTS Q3 EPS OF $0.10 PER DILUTED SHARE, $0.06 PER DILUTED SHARE ON AN ADJUSTED BASIS.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.04, REVENUE VIEW $1.12 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.38 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $4.24 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Big lots affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 in advance of investor & analyst conference
Monday, 18 Sep 2017 04:05pm EDT 

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc :Big Lots affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 in advance of investor & analyst conference.Reaffirms Q3 earnings per share view $0.01 to $0.05.Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $4.15 to $4.25.Big Lots Inc - ‍Affirms Q3 guidance for comparable store sales increase in low single digits​.Q3 earnings per share view $0.04 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY earnings per share view $4.24 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Big Lots Inc reports Q2 earnings of $0.67 per share
Friday, 25 Aug 2017 06:00am EDT 

Aug 25 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc::Reported adjusted earnings of $0.67 per share in Q2 2017.Its Q2 earnings per share stood at $0.67.Net Sales for Q2 of fiscal 2017 rose by 1.5% to $1,221.3 million.Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S had forecast Q2 earnings per share of $0.62 on a revenue of $1.21 billion.Q2 same store sales rose 1.8 percent.Inventory at the end of Q2 of fiscal 2017 stood at $810 million, compared to $809 million for the same period in fiscal 2016​.Expects Q3 2017 earnings per share to be in a range of $0.01 to $0.05.Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S forecasts Q3 earnings of $0.04 per share.Expects Q4 2017 earnings per share to be in a range of $2.30 to $2.38.Expects fiscal 2017 earnings per share to be in a range of $4.15 to $4.25.Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S forecasts FY 2017 earnings of $3.59 per share.Expects Q3 comparable store sales to rise in low single digits​.‍Affirmed guidance for fiscal 2017 cash flow of $180 to $190 million​.  Full Article

Big Lots sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share
Friday, 25 Aug 2017 05:45am EDT 

Aug 25 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share.  Full Article

Big Lots Inc sees FY 2017 EPS $4.05 to $4.20
Friday, 26 May 2017 06:00am EDT 

May 26 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc :Increases outlook for fiscal 2017 EPS.Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $4.05 to $4.20.Sees Q2 2017 earnings per share $0.58 to $0.63.Net sales for Q1 of fiscal 2017 decreased 1.2% to $1,296.8 million.Inventory ended Q1 of fiscal 2017 at $836 million, compared to $807 million for Q1 of fiscal 2016.Comparable store sales decreased 0.9% for Q1 of fiscal 2017.Provides initial Q2 guidance for comparable store sales increase in low single digits.Qtrly earnings per diluted share $1.15.For Q2 of fiscal 2017, we estimate income will be in range of $0.58 to $0.63 per diluted share.Qtrly earnings per diluted share - adjusted basis $1.15.Updates guidance for fiscal 2017 income to be in range of $4.05 to $4.20 per diluted share.Affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 comparable store sales increase of 1% to 2%.Affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 cash flow of $180 to $190 million.Through Q1 , invested $34 million to purchase 0.7 million shares, leaving it with about $116 million of authorization remaining at end of Q1.Q1 earnings per share view $0.99 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q1 revenue view $1.31 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY2017 earnings per share view $3.59, revenue view $5.21 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 earnings per share view $0.58, revenue view $1.21 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 earnings per share view $0.58 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Big Lots sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share
Friday, 26 May 2017 05:45am EDT 

May 26 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc :Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share.  Full Article

Big Lots CEO's total compensation for FY 2016 was $9.8 mln
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 04:17pm EDT 

Big Lots Inc :CEO David Campisi's FY 2016 total compensation was $9.8 million versus $8.6 million in FY 2015.  Full Article

U.S. dollar-store shares marked down but specialty discounters thrive

By April Joyner NEW YORK, June 6 The shares of so-called dollar stores have suffered as U.S. shoppers have started spending more at bargain retailers with focused concepts and big discount chains. Once thought to be insulated from the retail industry's challenges, the dollar stores, which got the name because they try to price items for $1 or less, such as Dollar General Corp , Dollar Tree Inc and Big Lots Inc derive much of their sales from househo