CATO - The Cato Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
25.92
+0.32 (+1.25%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close25.60
Open25.60
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range25.55 - 26.25
52 Week Range10.76 - 26.73
Volume232,724
Avg. Volume325,482
Market Cap628.132M
Beta0.22
PE Ratio (TTM)68.03
EPS (TTM)0.38
Earnings DateAug 15, 2018 - Aug 20, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.32 (5.28%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-08
1y Target Est23.00
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  • Cato Reports Flat Comps for June, Stock Down 12% in a Month
    Zacks9 days ago

    Cato Reports Flat Comps for June, Stock Down 12% in a Month

    Cato (CATO) reports flat comparable-store sales for June. Moreover, sales declined 2% year over year.

  • Why L Brands, Netflix, and Cato Slumped Today
    Motley Fool10 days ago

    Why L Brands, Netflix, and Cato Slumped Today

    Between an analyst downgrade and a slow month for women's fashion, these three stocks lagged the market.

  • PR Newswire10 days ago

    Cato Reports June Same-Store Sales Flat

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales of $72.9 million for the five weeks ended July 7, 2018, a 2% decrease from sales of $74.7 million for the five weeks ended July 1, 2017.  Same-store sales for the five weeks ended July 7, 2018 was flat compared to the five weeks ended July 8, 2017.  June 2018 same-store sales are compared to the five week period ended July 8, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the twenty-two weeks ended July 7, 2018 were $386.2 million, flat from sales of $386.5 million for the twenty-two weeks ended July 1, 2017.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales increased 1% compared to last year.  The twenty-two weeks same-store sales are compared to the twenty-two week period ended July 8, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017.

  • GlobeNewswire23 days ago

    New Research Coverage Highlights Visteon, World Wrestling Entertainment, Donnelley Financial Solutions, Virtusa, Rudolph Technologies, and Cato — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018

    NEW YORK, June 29, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Visteon ...

  • Have Investors Priced In The Cato Corporation’s (NYSE:CATO) Growth?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Have Investors Priced In The Cato Corporation’s (NYSE:CATO) Growth?

    The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO), a specialty retail company based in United States, led the NYSE gainers with a relatively large price hike in the past couple of weeks. As aRead More...

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    Free Post Earnings Research Report: L Brands' Sales Jumped 8%

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 22, 2018 / If you want access to our free earnings report on L Brands, Inc. (NYSE: LB), all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=LB. The Company reported its first quarter fiscal 2018 operating and financial results on May 23, 2018. The owner of Victoria's Secret, Bath & Body Works, and other chain stores reported better than expected earnings.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Cato Reports May Same-store Sales Up 9%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales of $77.3 million for the four weeks ended June 2, 2018, a 4% increase from sales of $74.2 million for the four weeks ended May 27, 2017.  Same-store sales for the four weeks ended June 2, 2018 increased 9% from the four weeks ended June 3, 2017.  May 2018 same-store sales are compared to the four week period ended June 3, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the seventeen weeks ended June 2, 2018 were $313.2 million, flat from sales of $311.9 million for the seventeen weeks ended May 27, 2017.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales increased 1% compared to last year.  The seventeen weeks same-store sales are compared to the seventeen week period ended June 3, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017.

  • TheStreet.com2 months ago

    Small Specialty Retailers Are No Longer Dead

    It's been quite a week for some of the survivors of the great small specialty retail Armageddon, which occurred last summer. Names left for dead as the markets and many investors wrote off the industry have sprung back to life, at least temporarily, and a great deal of money has been made by those willing to assume the risk.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Cato 2018 Annual Meeting Highlights

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) held its Annual Shareholders' Meeting on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at its corporate offices in Charlotte, N.C. Following the meeting, Mr. Cato addressed the shareholders.  He began by introducing the Company's Board of Directors, including the newest Board member, Dr. Pamela Davies.   After thanking Cato's associates and shareholders, he noted that 2017 was a difficult year for the company.  Mr. Cato went on to highlight a few of the company's 2017 initiatives, including adjusting the merchandising strategy to better align with what the customer wants.  He noted that the buyers and in-house designers worked to get the merchandise mix right and returned to the fits that Cato customers have always loved, and also worked closely with key outside partners to get additional insights and product.  Mr. Cato stated that eCommerce has been a focus for the company and has experienced significant increases in sales.  Mr. Cato indicated that these initiatives will play a key role in The Company's future success.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    The Cato Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share.  The dividend will be payable on June ...

  • Why Blue Apron Holdings, Cato, and Universal Jumped Today
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    Why Blue Apron Holdings, Cato, and Universal Jumped Today

    Find out which of these stocks rose on favorable earnings.

  • Did The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO) Create Value For Investors Over The Past Year?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Did The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO) Create Value For Investors Over The Past Year?

    The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO) generated a below-average return on equity of 2.62% in the past 12 months, while its industry returned 13.13%. Though CATO’s recent performance is underwhelming, it isRead More...

  • Associated Press2 months ago

    Cato: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 94 cents per share. The clothing retailer posted revenue of $238.3 million in the period. Cato shares have increased 13 percent since ...

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Cato Reports Increase In 1Q Net Income And EPS

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported net income of $23.4 million or $.94 per diluted share for the first quarter ended May 5, 2018 , compared ...

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Research Report Identifies Armstrong World Industries, Empire State Realty Trust, Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Cadence, World Wrestling Entertainment, and Cato with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement

    NEW YORK, May 17, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Armstrong ...

  • CATO Reverts to Dismal Comps Trend, Declines 6% in April
    Zacks2 months ago

    CATO Reverts to Dismal Comps Trend, Declines 6% in April

    The Cato Corporation (CATO) returns to its declining comps trend with 6% decrease in April. This was mainly due to the impact of the Easter shift from April to March this year compared with the last.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Cato Reports April Same-store Sales Down 6%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales of $71.8 million for the four weeks ended May 5, 2018, an 11% decrease from sales of $80.5 million for the four weeks ended April 29, 2017.  Same-store sales for the four weeks ended May 5, 2018 decreased 6% from the four weeks ended May 6, 2017.  April 2018 same-store sales are compared to the four week period ended May 6, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the first quarter ended May 5, 2018 were $236.0 million, a 1% decrease from sales of $237.5 million for the first quarter ended April 29, 2017.  Same-store sales for the first quarter decreased 1% compared to last year.  The first quarter same-store sales are compared to the thirteen week period ended May 6, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017.

  • Cato (CATO) Breaks Dismal Trend With March Comps Soaring 6%
    Zacks3 months ago

    Cato (CATO) Breaks Dismal Trend With March Comps Soaring 6%

    Cato (CATO) reversed its long trend of declining comps in March by recording 6% growth.

  • ACCESSWIRE3 months ago

    Free Research Report as Gap’s Quarterly Earnings Increased 19.61%

    Stock Monitor: Cato Post Earnings Reporting LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 12, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free earnings report on The Gap, Inc. (NYSE: GPS ) ("Gap"). If ...

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Cato Reports March Same-Store Sales Up 6%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the five weeks ended April 7, 2018 of $96.9 million, a 4% increase over sales of $93.1 million for the five week period ended April 1, 2017.  Same-store sales for the five weeks ended April 7, 2018 increased 6% from the five weeks ended April 8, 2017.  March 2018 same-store sales are compared to the five week period ended April 8, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. "March sales were positively impacted by the shift of Easter from April last year to March this year," stated John Cato, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer. The Cato Corporation is a leading specialty retailer of value-priced fashion apparel and accessories operating three concepts, "Cato", "Versona" and "It's Fashion".  The Company's Cato stores offer exclusive merchandise with fashion and quality comparable to mall specialty stores at low prices every day.  The Company also offers exclusive merchandise found in its Cato stores at www.catofashions.com.  Versona is a unique fashion destination offering apparel and accessories including jewelry, handbags and shoes at exceptional prices every day.  Select Versona merchandise can also be found at www.shopversona.com.  It's Fashion offers fashion with a focus on the latest trendy styles for the entire family at low prices every day.

  • TheStreet.com4 months ago

    2 Green Shoots in Deep Value Land

    In deep value land, the whims and oscillations of the broad markets don't always spoil the party.

  • Is The Cato Corporation’s (NYSE:CATO) PE Ratio A Signal To Sell For Investors?
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    Is The Cato Corporation’s (NYSE:CATO) PE Ratio A Signal To Sell For Investors?

    The Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO) is trading with a trailing P/E of 30.7x, which is higher than the industry average of 18.5x. While CATO might seem like a stock to avoidRead More...

  • Associated Press4 months ago

    Cato reports 4Q loss

    On a per-share basis, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had a loss of 62 cents. Losses, adjusted for pretax expenses, came to 14 cents per share. The clothing retailer posted revenue ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Cato Reports 4Q And Full-Year Earnings

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , March 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported earnings for the fourth quarter and year ended February 3, 2018.  For the fourth quarter, the Company reported ...