Christopher & Banks Corporation

Christopher & Banks Corporation is a Minneapolis based company that specializes in women’s apparel. We were founded in 1956 when Gil Braun opened his first Braun’s store in Minneapolis, MN. We offer style and value everyday through updated classic styling and quality products at a great value. We provide a fresh and colorful mix of clothing and accessories for every season, creating looks that work for her lifestyle. Our stores are bright and inviting and our store associates assist in making our customer’s shopping experience enjoyable through genuine and honest wardrobe selling. In addition for our customer’s convenience our online ecommerce business offers an expanded assortment of sizes, lengths and colors. Today, Christopher & Banks consists of retail, outlet and online businesses. As of August 4, 2014, we operate 545 stores. Our Christopher & Banks stores offer missy sizes 4 to 16. Petite sizing is also available in all of our Christopher & Banks store locations. The CJ Banks stores cater to plus size women offering sizes 14W to 24W. In addition, for our customer’s convenience, our MPW store format (138 locations) and our outlet stores (39 locations) offer all sizes under one roof – missy, petite and women’s.
Company Growth (employees)
Plymouth, US
Size (employees)
1,350 (est)
Christopher & Banks Corporation was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Plymouth, US

Christopher & Banks Corporation Office Locations

Christopher & Banks Corporation has an office in Plymouth
Plymouth, US (HQ)
2400 Xenium Ln N

Christopher & Banks Corporation Data and Metrics

Christopher & Banks Corporation Financial Metrics

Christopher & Banks Corporation's revenue was reported to be $381.6 m in 2016

Revenue (Y, 2016)

381.6 m

Revenue growth (Y, 2015 - Y, 2016), %


Net income (Y, 2016)

(17.8 m)

EBIT (Y, 2016)

(18.7 m)

Market capitalization (26-Jun-2017)

49.7 m

Closing share price (26-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

35 m
Christopher & Banks Corporation's current market capitalization is $49.7 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2016


435.8 m418.6 m383.8 m381.6 m

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

484.6 m


(71.8 m)(11.3 m)(18.7 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

159 k

Pre tax profit

(71.4 m)(11.4 m)(18 m)

Income tax expense

(387 k)37.7 m(197 k)

Net Income

8.7 m47.1 m(49.1 m)(17.8 m)
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


41.1 m37.2 m31.5 m35 m

Accounts Receivable

2.4 m4 m4.1 m2.5 m


7.3 m6.7 m9.1 m3.5 m

Current Assets

109.1 m111 m90.6 m78.4 m

Total Assets

149 m196 m150.9 m134.6 m

Accounts Payable

23.2 m18.4 m16.6 m13.9 m

Current Liabilities

53.3 m45.4 m44.1 m46.9 m

Non-Current Liabilities

8.8 m14.8 m18.4 m16.4 m

Total Liabilities

62 m60.1 m62.5 m63.3 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

122.4 m124.2 m125.9 m126.5 m

Retained Earnings

76.8 m123.9 m74.8 m57 m

Total Equity

86.9 m135.9 m88.4 m71.3 m

Financial Leverage

1.7 x1.4 x1.7 x1.9 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(71.1 m)47.1 m(49.1 m)(17.8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

20.2 m11.8 m12 m12.3 m

Accounts Receivable

318 k(1.6 m)(67 k)1.5 m

Accounts Payable

2.5 m(5.1 m)(1.7 m)(2.6 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(25.9 m)19 m5.4 m9.9 m

Cash From Investing Activities

29.5 m(22.2 m)(11.1 m)(6.4 m)

Dividends Paid

(6.4 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(6.6 m)(586 k)(26 k)(7 k)

Interest Paid

2 k259 k168 k192 k

Income Taxes Paid

487 k106 k
USDY, 2016


282.7 k

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

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