CATO - The Cato Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
13.56
-0.65 (-4.57%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

13.56 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:54PM EDT

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Previous Close14.21
Open14.21
Bid13.30 x 800
Ask13.87 x 900
Day's Range13.49 - 14.28
52 Week Range13.04 - 26.88
Volume266,181
Avg. Volume229,895
Market Cap321.338M
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.00
PE Ratio (TTM)11.02
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.32 (8.81%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-03-08
1y Target EstN/A
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