Buckle Inc (BKE): Bill L Fairfield , director of Buckle Inc purchased 200 shares on May 24, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 31, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $23.53 per share for a total value of $4,706.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Mar 18, 2016, Michelle Hoffman (VP SALES) sold 1,500 shares at $33.32 per share price.On Feb 19, 2016, Robert M Carlberg (SVP MEN’S MERCHANDISING) sold 10,000 shares at $29.19 per share price.Also, On Mar 20, 2015, Kyle Hanson (VP, Corp. Sec., & Gen. Counsel) sold 4,650 shares at $49.55 per share price.On Jan 26, 2015, Patricia K Whisler (SVP WOMEN’S MERCHANDISING) sold 25,000 shares at $50.03 per share price.
Buckle Inc: On Friday, May 27, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Buckle Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $24.04 and hit $24.44 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $24.36, with a gain of 1.46% or 0.35 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,65,989 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $47.36 and the company has a market cap of $1,185 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $22.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Buckle Inc is Downgraded by Wolfe Research to Underperform and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $23. Earlier the firm had a rating of Peer Perform on the company shares. The Rating was issued on May 9, 2016.Buckle Inc is Downgraded by Standpoint Research to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 30, 2016.Buckle Inc is Reiterated by Wolfe Research to Peer Perform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 29 from a previous price target of $26 .The Rating was issued on Mar 14, 2016.
The Buckle Inc. is a retailer of casual apparel footwear and accessories for young men and women. As of March 26 2015 the Company operated 462 retail stores in 44 states of the United States under the names of Buckle and The Buckle. The existing stores are in four downtown locations nine strip centers 56 lifestyle centers and 393 shopping malls. The Company markets a selection of brand name casual apparel including denims other casual bottoms tops sportswear outerwear accessories and footwear. The Company provides customer services such as free hemming free gift-wrapping easy layaways the Buckle private label credit card and a frequent shopper program. The Company offers denims from brands such as Big Star Vintage Miss Me Rock Revival Silver Jeans and Buffalo Jeans. Other brands include Hurley Billabong Roxy Affliction American Fighter Sinful Obey Roar RVCA Salvage Society Fox Oakley Bench Corral Reef Young & Reckless 7 Diamonds and Fossil.