CATO - The Cato Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
22.85
+1.31 (+6.08%)
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Previous Close21.54
Open21.66
Bid20.68 x 1400
Ask0.00 x 1300
Day's Range21.66 - 23.92
52 Week Range10.76 - 26.25
Volume618,059
Avg. Volume324,803
Market Cap553.735M
Beta0.22
PE Ratio (TTM)59.97
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.32 (5.28%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-08
1y Target EstN/A
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  • PR Newswire4 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.

  • GlobeNewswire17 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 ...

  • ACCESSWIRE24 days ago

    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.

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Cato Reports February Same-Store Sales Down 5%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended March 3, 2018 of $67.2 million, a 5% increase over sales of $63.8 million for the four week period ended February 25, 2017.  Same-store sales for the month decreased 5% from the prior year.  For same store sales purposes, last year sales have been adjusted to realign the weeks due to 2017 being a 53 week year. "February same store sales were below our expectations," stated John Cato, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer. As of March 3, 2018, the Company operated 1,351 stores in 33 states, compared to 1,371 stores in 33 states as of February 25, 2017.

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    The Cato Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , March 1, 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 March ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Cato Expands Board Of Directors, Adds Dr. Pamela Davies

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's fashion retailer Cato Corporation (CATO) today announced the expansion of its Board of Directors from seven to eight members with the appointment of Dr. Pamela Davies, president of Queens University of Charlotte. Davies has served as president of Queens since 2002 and previously was the dean of the McColl School of Business.  Under her leadership, the school's endowment has grown from $30 million to $150 million, and Davies spearheaded the creation of four academic units – the Knight School of Communication, Presbyterian School of Nursing, Blair College of Health and Cato School of Education.

  • PR Newswire5 months ago

    Cato Reports January Same-Store Sales Down 6%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the five weeks ended February 3, 2018 of $54.2 million, a 19% increase from sales of $45.5 million for the four week period ended January 28, 2017.  The fiscal year ended February 3, 2018 contains 53 weeks versus 52 weeks in fiscal year ended January 28, 2017 and January 2018 contains five weeks versus four weeks in January 2017.  On a comparable five-week basis, total sales decreased 7% and same-store sales for the month decreased 6%. Sales for fiscal fourth quarter ended February 3, 2018 were $211.1 million, a decrease of 3% over sales of $218.2 million for the fourth quarter ended January 28, 2017.  On a comparable 14-week basis, total sales for the quarter decreased 8% and comparable store sales decreased 8% from last year.  For the year, the Company's sales decreased 11% to $842.1 million from 2017 sales of $947.4 million.  On a comparable 53-week basis, total sales for the fiscal year ended February 3, 2018 decreased 12% and comparable store sales decreased 12% from last year.

  • PR Newswire6 months ago

    Cato Reports December Same-store Sales Down 9%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the five weeks ended December 30, 2017 of $94.7 million, a 9% decrease from sales of $104.4 million for the five week period ended December 31, 2016.  Same-store sales for the month decreased 9%. Sales for the eleven months ended December 30, 2017 were $787.9 million, a 13% decrease from sales of $901.8 million for the eleven months ended December 31, 2016.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales decreased 13%. As of December 30, 2017, the Company operated 1,355 stores in 33 states, compared to 1,368 stores in 33 states as of December 31, 2016.

  • ACCESSWIRE7 months ago

    EX-Dividend Schedule: Cato’s has a Dividend Yield of 8.19%; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on December 08, 2017

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / December 07, 2017 / Active-Investors has a free review on The Cato Corp. (NYSE: CATO ) following the Company's announcement that it will begin trading ex-dividend on December ...

  • PR Newswire7 months ago

    Cato Reports November Same-Store Sales Down 8%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended November 25, 2017 of $62.2 million, a 9% decrease from sales of $68.2 million for the four week period ended November 26, 2016.  Same-store sales for the month decreased 8%. Sales for the ten months ended November 25, 2017 were $693.2 million, a 13% decrease from sales of $797.4 million for the ten months ended November 26, 2016.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales decreased 13%. As of November 25, 2017, the Company operated 1,370 stores in 33 states, compared to 1,374 stores in 33 states as of November 26, 2016.

  • PR Newswire8 months ago

    The Cato Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Nov. 17, 2017 /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 January ...

  • PR Newswire8 months ago

    Cato Reports 3Q EPS of $0.11

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported net income of $2.7 million for the third quarter ended October 28, 2017 , compared to net income of $8.3 ...

  • PR Newswire9 months ago

    Cato Reports September Same-Store Sales Down 11%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales of $69.8 million for the five weeks ended September 30, 2017, an 8% decrease from sales of $76.2 million for the five weeks ended October 1, 2016.  Same-store sales for the five-week period decreased 11% from the prior year. Sales for the thirty-five weeks ended September 30, 2017 were $568.7 million, down 14% to sales of $660.3 million for the thirty-five weeks ended October 1, 2016.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales decreased 14% from the prior year. 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.

  • ACCESSWIRE10 months ago

    Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Abercrombie & Fitch Reported Better Than Expected Results

    Research Desk Line-up: Cato Corp. Post Earnings Coverage LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / September 15, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has just published a free post-earnings coverage on Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ...