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Big Lots

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  • NYSE
  • Merchandising and Lodging
  • Latest 44.86
  • Currency US$
  • Change 0.57
  • Percent Change 1.287 %
  • Volume 261,364
  • Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:16 PM EDT NYSE data delayed 15 minutes.
Average recommendation
13 Analysts Reporting (Jul 11, 2014)
Strong Buy
Buy
Hold
Underperform
Sell
Change over time
Analyst rating breakdown
  Latest 4 weeks ago 2 months ago 3 months ago Last Year
Strong Buy 9 9 9 8 4
Buy 1 1 1 1 0
Hold 3 3 3 4 8
Underperform 0 0 0 0 0
Sell 0 0 0 0 2

As of Mon Jul 14, 2014 12:33 PM EDT
The consensus recommendation is the average buy, sell or hold rating for a company, based on a survey of brokerage equity analysts by Zacks Investment Research. We update the ratings daily.

Earnings & Estimates

Short Term
    Q1/13 Q2/13 Q3/13 Q4/13 Q1/14 Q2/14 Q3/14 Q1/15 Q2/15 Q3/15  

Actual quarterly earnings for the past eight quarters and estimated for the next two quarters

Estimated EPS ($)   0.69 0.41 -0.24 1.99 0.61 0.25 -0.08 0.44 0.30 -0.03  
Actual EPS   0.68 0.36 -0.10 2.09 0.61 0.31 -0.16 0.50 -- --  
Surprise (%)   -1.4 -12.2 58.3 5.0 -- 24.0 -100.0 13.6 -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   -0.0 -0.3 -2.7 0.2 -0.1 -0.1 -0.6 -0.2 -2.9 81.2  
{#} Analysts   13 13 13 14 9 12 11 11 10 11  
Date of Earnings   May 23 Aug 23 Dec 04 Mar 06 May 30 Aug 30 Dec 05 May 30 Aug 29 Dec 04  

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Long Term
    2015 2016  

Estimated annual earnings for the next
two years

Estimated EPS ($)   2.49 2.96  
Actual EPS   1.75 2.49  
Surprise (%)   -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   42.1 19.0  
{#} Analysts   11 10  
Date of Earnings   -- --  

Trends & Revisions

Earnings Per Share Trend
  Current 7-Days Ago 30-Days Ago 60-Days Ago 90-Days Ago
  Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Current Quarter (ends Jul 2014) 0.30 0.30 0.31 0.28 0.28
Next Quarter (ends Oct 2014) -0.03 -0.03 -0.02 -0.07 -0.07
Current Fiscal Year (ends Jan 2015) 2.49 2.49 2.53 2.38 2.38
Next Fiscal Year (ends Jan 2016) 2.96 2.96 2.94 2.88 2.88

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Earnings Revisions
Last 7 Days Last 30 Days
Up Revs Down Revs Up Revs Down Revs
0 0 1 1
0 0 1 1
0 0 3 1
0 0 1 1