BIG Big Lots, Inc.

  • BIG
  • Price as of: Oct 21, 04:02 PM EDT
  • $44.68
  • +$0.07
  • +0.2%
  • Industry
  • Discount, variety stores

BIG Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    1.88% Services Average NA%
  • Annualized Payout
    $0.84 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    23.8% EPS $3.53
  • Dividend Growth
    1 yr Since 2015
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Metric BIG Rank BIG Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is slightly above Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is lower than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Above average payout ratio. Slightly higher than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are good, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is below Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

BIG Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
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Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Years of
NA% 49.0% 1 year
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

BIG Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.7600 2015 49.0%
$0.5100 2014 5000.0%
Historical Dividend Data

BIG Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2100 2016-08-26 2016-09-07 2016-09-09 2016-09-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2016-05-26 2016-06-08 2016-06-10 2016-06-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2100 2016-03-04 2016-03-16 2016-03-18 2016-04-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2015-12-04 2015-12-15 2015-12-17 2015-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2015-08-28 2015-09-09 2015-09-11 2015-09-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2015-05-28 2015-06-10 2015-06-12 2015-06-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2015-03-04 2015-03-18 2015-03-20 2015-04-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2014-12-03 2014-12-12 2014-12-16 2014-12-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2014-08-28 2014-09-10 2014-09-12 2014-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2014-06-25 2014-07-09 2014-07-11 2014-07-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2001-08-29 2001-08-31 2001-09-10 Unknown Unknown unknown
5-for-4 1997-05-20 1997-06-25 1997-06-10 1997-06-24 NM Stock Split NM
5-for-4 1996-11-19 1996-12-26 1996-12-10 1996-12-24 NM Stock Split NM
Company Profile

BIG Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Services

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG) is a discount retailer in North America. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

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    Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.21 billion, versus the consensus estimate of $1.2 billion.


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