Cato Corp (CATO)

12.79
0.40 3.03
NYSE : Services
Prev Close 13.19
Open 13.24
Day Low/High 12.79 / 13.27
52 Wk Low/High 12.20 / 36.64
Volume 283.98K
Avg Volume 311.30K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 25.44M
Market Cap 340.63M
EPS 1.70
P/E Ratio 19.69
Div & Yield 1.32 (9.90%)

Latest News

CATO Ex-Dividend Reminder - 9/8/17

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/8/17, Cato Corp. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.33, payable on 9/25/17.

CATO April 2018 Options Begin Trading

Investors in Cato Corp. saw new options begin trading today, for the April 2018 expiration.

Ratings Changes Today

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Cato and Zoe's may ultimately be good value stories, but Hibbett Sports has its work cut out for it.

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Tax reform? Infrastructure package? Take a number.

Cato is Oversold

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Cato Corp.

CATO: Insiders Vs. Shorts

CATO: Insiders Vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 06/30/2017 settlement date, and Cato Corp. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 6.60 "days to cover" versus the median component at 4.17.

Income Seeker: Cato's Dividend Yield Is the Cat's Meow, but for How Long?

Jonathan Heller writes that when it comes to dividend yield, if a yield seems too good to be true, it probably is.

Cato's Dividend Yield Is the Cat's Meow, but for How Long?

Cato's Dividend Yield Is the Cat's Meow, but for How Long?

The fashion retailer is flush with liquidity, but its sales are slumping as it competes in a tough industry.

New 52-Week Low Could Prompt More Insider Buying At CATO

New 52-Week Low Could Prompt More Insider Buying At CATO

In trading on Thursday, shares of Cato Corp. touched a new 52-week low of $16.45/share.

YieldBoost Cato Corp. To 18.2% Using Options

YieldBoost Cato Corp. To 18.2% Using Options

Shareholders of Cato Corp. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 7.4% annualized dividend yield can sell the October covered call at the $20 strike and collect the premium based on the 65 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 10.8% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 18.2% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

Why Cato Is a Top 25 Dividend Stock (CATO)

Cato Corp. has been named as a Top 25 dividend stock, according the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report.

Cato Enters Oversold Territory

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Cato Corp.

Ex-Div Reminder for Cato

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/1/17, Cato Corp. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.33, payable on 6/19/17.

Cato 2017 Annual Meeting Highlights

5 Earnings Plays Could Squeeze Bears in Alibaba, Red Robin and More

5 Earnings Plays Could Squeeze Bears in Alibaba, Red Robin and More

These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed sharply higher if they report positive earnings this week.

CATO Passes Through 6% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Thursday, shares of Cato Corp. were yielding above the 6% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.32), with the stock changing hands as low as $21.88 on the day.

Relative Strength Alert For Cato

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Cato Corp.

With the First Quarter Over, Check Out the Consumer Stock That Has Exploded 173%

With the First Quarter Over, Check Out the Consumer Stock That Has Exploded 173%

For some in consumer land, it was been quite a good year.

Cato Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 6.22% Yield (CATO)

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D+ (Sell)