Big 5 Sporting Goods Co. (NASDAQ:BGFV) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 28th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Friday, March 9th will be given a dividend of 0.15 per share on Friday, March 23rd. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 8th.

Shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ BGFV) opened at $6.40 on Friday. Big 5 Sporting Goods has a 1 year low of $5.05 and a 1 year high of $17.10. The company has a quick ratio of 0.16, a current ratio of 2.07 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24. The company has a market cap of $131.88, a PE ratio of 11.27 and a beta of -0.46.

Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 27th. The company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of ($0.10). Big 5 Sporting Goods had a net margin of 0.11% and a return on equity of 5.84%. The business had revenue of $242.89 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $262.18 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.35 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 8.8% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts anticipate that Big 5 Sporting Goods will post 0.72 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and two have assigned a hold rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Sell” and a consensus target price of $8.67.

In other news, Director Van B. Honeycutt bought 11,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 1st. The stock was purchased at an average price of $6.00 per share, with a total value of $66,000.00. Following the purchase, the director now owns 18,600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $111,600. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Insiders own 7.90% of the company’s stock.

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Big 5 Sporting Goods Company Profile

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation is a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. The Company offers a range of products in a sporting goods store format. The Company also offers products online through its e-commerce platform. The Company’s product mix includes athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a range of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports.

Dividend History for Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV)

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