Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.28, Briefing.com reports. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation had a net margin of 2.30% and a return on equity of 11.86%. The business had revenue of $270.47 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $272.27 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.38 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation updated its Q4 guidance to $0.16-0.28 EPS.

Shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV) traded down 9.93% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $6.35. 2,607,567 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $7.45 and its 200 day moving average is $10.87. The firm has a market cap of $138.09 million, a PE ratio of 5.84 and a beta of -0.11. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation has a 52-week low of $6.25 and a 52-week high of $20.35.

In other Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation news, Director Van B. Honeycutt bought 48,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 18th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $7.71 per share, with a total value of $370,080.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 18,600 shares in the company, valued at approximately $143,406. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Company insiders own 7.90% of the company’s stock.

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on BGFV. ValuEngine lowered shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation from a “strong-buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. Forward View restated a “hold” rating and issued a $8.00 price objective on shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation in a report on Sunday, September 3rd. BidaskClub lowered shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday, July 8th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG lowered shares of Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and lowered their price objective for the stock from $20.00 to $10.00 in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $9.00.

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Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Company Profile

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation is a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. The Company offers a range of products in a sporting goods store format. The Company also offers products online through its e-commerce platform. The Company’s product mix includes athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a range of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports.

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