CATO - The Cato Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
13.75
-0.89 (-3.91%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close14.31
Open14.24
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask18.03 x 1000
Day's Range13.58 - 14.31
52 Week Range10.76 - 26.88
Volume299,308
Avg. Volume279,647
Market Cap327.603M
Beta (3Y Monthly)-0.25
PE Ratio (TTM)18.81
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.32 (9.22%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-07
1y Target EstN/A
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  • PR Newswire8 days ago

    Cato Reports November Same-Store Sales Down 6%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended December 1, 2018 of $59.4 million, down 4% compared to sales of $62.2 million for the four week period ended November 25, 2017.  Same-store sales for the month decreased 6% compared to the four weeks ended December 2, 2017.  November 2018 same-store sales are compared to the four week period ended December 2, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the ten months ended December 1, 2018 were $690.2 million, flat compared to sales of $693.2 million for the ten months ended November 25, 2017.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales are flat. During the month of November, the Company closed one store in Houston, TX.  As of December 1, 2018, the Company operated 1,349 stores in 33 states, compared to 1,370 stores in 33 states as of November 25, 2017.

  • GlobeNewswire11 days ago

    Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Antares Pharma, Encana, PPG Industries, Cato, Cimarex Energy, and Ormat Technologies — New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth

    NEW YORK, Dec. 03, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire23 days ago

    The Cato Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Nov. 21, 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 January ...

  • PR Newswire23 days ago

    The Cato Corporation Increases Share Repurchase Authorization

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) announced that its Board of Directors has authorized an increase in the Company's share repurchase program of 2 million shares.  Prior to this authorization, the Company had approximately 19,000 shares remaining in open authorizations.  Purchases under the share repurchase program will be made from time to time on the open market or in privately negotiated transactions and will be subject to market conditions and applicable SEC rules. 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.  Additional information on The Cato Corporation is available at www.catocorp.com.

  • PR Newswire24 days ago

    Cato Reports 3Q EPS Of $0.16

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported net income of $3.8 million for the third quarter ended November 3, 2018 , compared to net income of $2.7 ...

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Cato Reports October Same-Store Sales Down 1%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended November 3, 2018 of $62.1 million , flat compared to sales of $62.3 million ...

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Research Report Identifies Cato, Roadrunner Transportation, Talend S.A, Vi, MannKind, and Acceleron Pharma with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement

    NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    Cato Reports September Same-Store Sales Down 1%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the five weeks ended October 6, 2018 of $69.4 million, down 1% compared to sales of $69.8 million for the five week period ended September 30, 2017. Same-store sales in September were down 1% compared to the five weeks ended October 7, 2017. September 2018 same-store sales are compared to the five week period ended October 7, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the thirty-five weeks ended October 6, 2018 were $568.7 million, flat compared to sales of $568.7 million for the thirty-five weeks ended September 30, 2017. The Company's year-to-date same-store sales increased 1%.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    Cato Reports August Same-Store Sales Up 5%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended September 1, 2018 of $56.4 million, flat compared to sales of $56.2 million for the four week period ended August 26, 2017.  Same-store sales in August were up 5% compared to the four weeks ended September 2, 2017.  August 2018 same-store sales are compared to the four week period ended September 2, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017. Sales for the thirty weeks ended September 1, 2018 were $499.3 million, flat compared to sales of $498.9 million for the thirty weeks ended August 26, 2017.  The Company's year-to-date same-store sales increased 2%.

  • PR Newswire3 months ago

    The Cato Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 31, 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 October ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Cato Reports Increase in 2Q Net Income and EPS

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported net income of $6.5 million or $.26 per diluted share for the second quarter ended August 4, 2018 , compared ...

  • PR Newswire4 months ago

    Cato Reports July Same-Store Sales Up 2%

    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (CATO) today reported sales of $56.7 million for the four weeks ended August 4, 2018, up 1% to sales of $56.1 million for the four weeks ended July 29, 2017.  Same-store sales for the four weeks ended August 4, 2018 was up 2% compared to the four weeks ended August 5, 2017.  July 2018 same-store sales are compared to the four week period ended August 5, 2017 due to the 53rd week in fiscal 2017.

  • PR Newswire5 months 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.

  • ACCESSWIRE6 months 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 Newswire6 months ago

    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 Newswire7 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 Newswire7 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 Newswire7 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 ...

  • PR Newswire7 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.

  • ACCESSWIRE8 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 Newswire8 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 Newswire9 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 ...