Cato (NYSE:CATO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The specialty retailer reported ($1.19) earnings per share for the quarter, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Cato had a return on equity of 10.95% and a net margin of 4.35%. The firm had revenue of $100.73 million for the quarter.
NYSE CATO opened at $10.38 on Friday. Cato has a twelve month low of $8.52 and a twelve month high of $19.73. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.47, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a current ratio of 1.82. The stock has a market cap of $252.23 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.11 and a beta of 0.70. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $10.35 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $14.93.
Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Cato from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, March 30th.
The Cato Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of fashion apparel and accessories primarily in the southeastern United States. It operates through two segments, Retail and Credit. The company's stores and e-commerce Websites offer a range of apparel and accessories, including dressy, career, and casual sportswear; and dresses, coats, shoes, lingerie, costume jewelry, and handbags, as well as men's wear, and lines for kids and infants.
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