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The Buckle, Inc. is a leading retailer of medium to better–priced casual apparel, footwear, and accessories for fashion–conscious young men and women. The Company currently operates under the names Buckle and The Buckle. Buckle markets a wide selection of brand names and private label casual apparel, including denims, other casual bottoms, tops, sportswear, outerwear, accessories and footwear. The Company emphasizes personalized attention to its guests (customers) and provides individual customer services such as free alterations, layaways, and a frequent shopper program.

TypePublic
Founded1967
HQKearney, US
Websitebuckle.com
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)3,000
Job Openings2,351
Revenue (FY, 2015)$1.1 B(-2%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$27.8 (-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

The Buckle Office Locations

The Buckle has an office in Kearney
Kearney, US (HQ)
2407 W 24th St
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The Buckle Financials and Metrics

The Buckle Revenue

The Buckle's revenue was reported to be $1.12 b in FY, 2015 which is a 2.9% decrease from the previous period.
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Net income (Q2, 2018)

11.5m

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

17.4m

Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)

1.4b

Closing stock price (20-Nov-2020)

27.8

Cash (29-Jul-2017)

195.6m
The Buckle's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

1.1b1.2b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

2%(3%)

Cost of goods sold

577.7m

General and administrative expense

38.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cost of goods sold

164.4m140.8m141.5m157.7m162.9m148.8m132.3m142.3m130.5m121.5m

Sales and marketing expense

53.0m46.3m46.4m49.2m52.3m47.6m46.1m50.8m46.9m46.7m

General and administrative expense

10.3m9.8m11.1m11.6m8.7m10.7m9.7m9.2m9.8m10.0m

Operating expense total

10.3m9.8m11.1m11.6m8.7m10.7m9.7m9.2m9.8m56.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2017

Cash

164.9m133.7m161.2m196.5m

Accounts Receivable

1.0m

Inventories

124.1m129.9m149.6m125.7m

Current Assets

342.1m324.6m362.9m386.5m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q2, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

182.3m169.5m122.5m134.6m121.4m153.4m168.2m163.0m207.9m195.6m

Inventories

147.2m128.2m150.8m129.6m175.9m138.8m144.3m148.2m119.4m121.7m

Current Assets

400.0m357.9m336.8m321.2m367.2m357.5m373.9m381.9m396.4m388.0m

PP&E

171.3m166.0m177.7m176.2m178.4m172.4m173.5m175.0m164.9m159.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2017

Net Income

162.6m162.6m147.3m98.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

32.6m31.7m32.1m32.8m

Inventories

(20.0m)(5.8m)(20.0m)23.9m

Accounts Payable

2.7m(2.9m)(182.0k)(8.3m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

103.3m40.6m24.5m37.3m61.8m33.6m102.4m33.6m57.1m92.9m23.1m38.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

24.0m7.7m

Inventories

(42.4m)147.2m128.2m4.9m150.8m129.6m175.9m138.8m144.3m148.2m119.4m

Accounts Payable

14.2m53.5m51.6m(461.0k)59.2m38.8m52.5m32.1m48.8m36.3m32.4m
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The Buckle Operating Metrics

The Buckle's Stores was reported to be 468 in Q1, 2018.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Free Standing, Downtown and Enclosed Malls

393 397 394

Lifestyle Centers

56 58 57

Shopping Centers

9 9 10

Stores

460 450 456 461 468 463 464 468 467 468
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The Buckle Revenue Breakdown

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The Buckle revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.5% from Sportswear/Fashions, 42.2% from Denims, 5.9% from Footwear, 9.2% from Accessories, 30.8% from Tops (including sweaters) and 5.4% from Other

The Buckle Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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The Buckle Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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The Buckle Online and Social Media Presence

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The Buckle Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    71/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    58/100

  • Diversity

    F

    37/100

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The Buckle Blogs

12 Days of denim

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect pair of denim to gift yourself or someone else with check out our list of must-haves that’s wrapped up into the 12 days of denim.

Holiday Decorating Tips are Here

Deck the halls and add the garland. At least, that’s what makes sense to us. This holiday we have been here with some recipes, some style, some music – so we can’t stop when it comes to the decor. This year, we loved the trend of simplistic, natural designs with a few DYI touches. Which […]

Here. The Holiday Style Guide.

And just like that, the holidays are here. Shipping deadlines are quickly approaching, the final days of the year are within sight, and we find ourselves feeling more and more anticipation. For what? It really depends the person. For some, it’s the opportunity to see family or friends. For others, i…

Here. The Holiday Style Guide.

And just like that, the holidays are here. Shipping deadlines are quickly approaching, the final days of the year are within sight, and we find ourselves feeling more and more anticipation. For what? It really depends the person. For some, it’s the opportunity to see family or friends. For others, i…

Seasonal Style is Here

The cooler temperatures are causing us to channel some seriously cool looks that we can’t help but share. As we see it, the holidays are getting closer and closer, and we have a few things coming up that we want to look our best for, while maintaining a level of comfort that has become increasing [……

Gather Here, Charcuterie Board How-To

As the holidays continue to get closer, temperatures continue to drop, and we’re once again finding ourselves indoors more and more, we are looking for small windows of inspiration. Some of us are finding them in our closets, building entire looks for holiday plans. Others may be revisiting those pr…
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The Buckle Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Buckle founded?

    The Buckle was founded in 1967.

  • How many employees does The Buckle have?

    The Buckle has 3,000 employees.

  • Who are The Buckle competitors?

    Competitors of The Buckle include American Eagle Outfitters, Next and Queenspark.

  • Where is The Buckle headquarters?

    The Buckle headquarters is located at 2407 W 24th St, Kearney.

  • Where are The Buckle offices?

    The Buckle has an office in Kearney.

  • How many offices does The Buckle have?

    The Buckle has 1 office.