CATO Cato Corp

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  • CATO
  • Price as of: Dec 02, 06:40 PM EST
  • $30.08
  • +$0.30
  • +1.0%
  • Industry
  • Apparel stores
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CATO Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    4.39% Services Average 2.23%
  • Annualized Payout
    $1.32 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    62.9% EPS $2.10
  • Dividend Growth
    6 yrs Since 2010
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Upcoming Dividend Payouts

CATO Upcoming Dividend Payouts

Next Ex-Dividend Date
Dec 08
Date
$0.33
Amount
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Dec 8, 2016
Dec 08, 2016
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Next Ex-Dividend Date
Next Pay Date
Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.3300 2016-11-18 2016-12-08 2016-12-12 2017-01-02 Regular
DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Metric CATO Rank CATO Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

CATO Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
-18.4% 26.3% 6 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

CATO Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.2000 2015 26.3%
Historical Dividend Data

CATO Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.3300 2016-11-18 2016-12-08 2016-12-12 2017-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2016-08-26 2016-09-08 2016-09-12 2016-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2016-05-20 2016-06-02 2016-06-06 2016-06-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2016-02-26 2016-03-03 2016-03-07 2016-03-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2015-11-25 2015-12-10 2015-12-14 2016-01-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2015-08-28 2015-09-10 2015-09-14 2015-09-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2015-05-21 2015-06-04 2015-06-08 2015-06-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2015-02-27 2015-03-05 2015-03-09 2015-03-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2014-11-26 2014-12-11 2014-12-15 2015-01-05 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2014-08-29 2014-09-11 2014-09-15 2014-09-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2014-05-20 2014-06-05 2014-06-09 2014-06-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2014-02-28 2014-03-06 2014-03-10 2014-03-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-11-27 2013-12-12 2013-12-16 2014-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-08-30 2013-09-12 2013-09-16 2013-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-05-23 2013-06-06 2013-06-10 2013-06-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-03-01 2013-03-07 2013-03-11 2013-03-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.0000 2012-12-03 2012-12-12 2012-12-14 2012-12-28 Yes Special N/A
$1.0000 2012-12-03 2012-12-12 2012-12-14 2012-12-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2012-11-21 2012-12-12 2012-12-14 2012-12-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2012-08-24 2012-09-06 2012-09-10 2012-09-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2012-05-24 2012-06-07 2012-06-11 2012-06-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2012-02-24 2012-03-01 2012-03-05 2012-03-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2011-11-23 2011-12-15 2011-12-19 2012-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2011-08-26 2011-09-08 2011-09-12 2011-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2011-05-26 2011-06-09 2011-06-13 2011-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2011-02-25 2011-03-03 2011-03-07 2011-03-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2010-12-03 2010-12-16 2010-12-20 2011-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2010-08-27 2010-09-09 2010-09-13 2010-09-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2010-05-27 2010-06-10 2010-06-14 2010-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2010-02-26 2010-03-04 2010-03-08 2010-03-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2009-12-04 2009-12-17 2009-12-21 2010-01-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2009-08-28 2009-09-10 2009-09-14 2009-09-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2009-05-20 2009-06-04 2009-06-08 2009-06-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2009-02-27 2009-03-05 2009-03-09 2009-03-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2008-12-05 2008-12-18 2008-12-22 2009-01-05 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2008-08-29 2008-09-11 2008-09-15 2008-09-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2008-05-22 2008-06-05 2008-06-09 2008-06-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2008-03-03 2008-03-06 2008-03-10 2008-03-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2007-12-07 2007-12-20 2007-12-24 2008-01-07 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2007-08-30 2007-09-06 2007-09-10 2007-09-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1650 2007-05-24 2007-06-07 2007-06-11 2007-06-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2007-03-02 2007-03-08 2007-03-12 2007-03-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2006-12-01 2006-12-14 2006-12-18 2007-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2006-08-25 2006-09-07 2006-09-11 2006-09-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2006-05-25 2006-06-08 2006-06-12 2006-06-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2006-02-24 2006-03-09 2006-03-13 2006-03-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2005-12-02 2005-12-15 2005-12-19 2006-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1300 2005-08-26 2005-09-08 2005-09-12 2005-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
3-for-2 2005-05-26 2005-06-28 2005-06-13 2005-06-27 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1300 2005-05-26 2005-06-09 2005-06-13 2005-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1167 2005-02-25 2005-03-10 2005-03-14 2005-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1167 2004-12-02 2004-12-16 2004-12-20 2005-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1167 2004-08-27 2004-09-09 2004-09-13 2004-09-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1167 2004-05-27 2004-06-10 2004-06-14 2004-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1067 2004-03-03 2004-03-11 2004-03-15 2004-03-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1067 2003-12-04 2003-12-18 2003-12-22 2004-01-05 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1067 2003-08-28 2003-09-11 2003-09-15 2003-09-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1067 2003-05-22 2003-06-05 2003-06-09 2003-06-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-02-27 2003-03-13 2003-03-17 2003-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-12-06 2002-12-19 2002-12-23 2003-01-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-08-29 2002-09-12 2002-09-16 2002-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-05-23 2002-06-06 2002-06-10 2002-06-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2002-03-01 2002-03-07 2002-03-11 2002-03-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2001-12-07 2001-12-20 2001-12-24 2002-01-07 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2001-08-30 2001-09-13 2001-09-17 2001-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2001-05-24 2001-06-07 2001-06-11 2001-06-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0833 2001-03-05 2001-03-15 2001-03-19 2001-04-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0833 2000-12-08 2000-12-20 2000-12-22 2001-01-08 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0667 2000-08-24 2000-09-07 2000-09-11 2000-09-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0667 2000-05-30 2000-06-08 2000-06-12 2000-06-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0667 2000-02-25 2000-03-09 2000-03-13 2000-03-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1999-12-02 1999-12-16 1999-12-20 2000-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1999-08-26 1999-09-09 1999-09-13 1999-09-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1999-05-24 1999-06-03 1999-06-07 1999-06-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0367 1999-03-04 1999-03-11 1999-03-15 1999-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0333 1998-12-03 1998-12-17 1998-12-21 1999-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0333 1998-08-27 1998-09-10 1998-09-14 1998-09-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0300 1998-05-22 1998-05-28 1998-06-01 1998-06-15 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0300 1998-03-05 1998-03-12 1998-03-16 1998-03-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1997-12-04 1997-12-18 1997-12-22 1998-01-05 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1997-08-28 1997-09-11 1997-09-15 1997-09-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1997-05-22 1997-05-29 1997-06-02 1997-06-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1997-02-27 1997-03-13 1997-03-17 1997-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1996-12-05 1996-12-19 1996-12-23 1997-01-06 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1996-08-30 1996-09-12 1996-09-16 1996-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1996-05-23 1996-05-30 1996-06-03 1996-06-17 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1996-01-30 1996-03-14 1996-03-18 1996-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1995-11-30 1995-12-14 1995-12-18 1996-01-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1995-08-24 1995-09-07 1995-09-11 1995-09-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1995-05-25 1995-06-15 1995-06-12 1995-07-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1995-02-23 1995-03-07 1995-03-13 1995-03-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1994-12-01 1994-12-13 1994-12-19 1995-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1994-08-25 1994-09-06 1994-09-12 1994-09-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0267 1994-05-24 1994-05-31 1994-06-06 1994-06-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0167 1994-02-24 1994-03-08 1994-03-14 1994-03-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0167 1993-12-02 1993-12-14 1993-12-20 1994-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0167 1993-08-26 1993-09-07 1993-09-13 1993-09-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0250 1993-05-20 1993-06-01 1993-06-07 1993-06-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0133 1993-02-25 1993-03-09 1993-03-15 1993-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0133 1992-12-03 1992-12-15 1992-12-21 1993-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter

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Company Profile

CATO Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Services
Industry: Apparel Stores

The Cato Corporation (CATO) operates as a fashion specialty retailer for fashion and value conscious females in the southeastern United States. Its stores offer an assortment of apparel and accessories, including dressy, career, and casual sportswear; dresses; coats; shoes; lingerie; costume jewelry; and handbags. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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News

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    The Buckle (BKE ) reported Q2 EPS of $0.49, $0.02 better than the analyst estimate of $0.47.

    Revenue

    Revenue for the quarter came in at $236.1 million, versus the consensus estimate of $241.2 million.

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    The Buckle has not given an...

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