Cato Corporation Class A (CATO)

16.15
0.36 2.18
NYSE
Prev Close 16.51
Open 16.63
Day Low/High 16.07 / 16.71
52 Wk Low/High 6.07 / 17.42
Volume 90.28K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 22.59B
Market Cap 363.53M
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Cato Continues to Be an Interesting Story

Cato Continues to Be an Interesting Story

First quarter results were impressive but the downside is that it operates in the incredibly competitive fashion retail business.

Free Buying Power: An Underappreciated Asset

Free Buying Power: An Underappreciated Asset

Let's look at this little understood and little used principle of investing, using TILE and MIK as examples.

Beware of Biden's Misleading Tax Bill

Beware of Biden's Misleading Tax Bill

It may be that major changes will need to be made to make this legislation palatable enough for passage. Stay tuned.

My Focus Now Is on Fashion Retailer Cato

My Focus Now Is on Fashion Retailer Cato

I expect that we may hear more about the dividend when the company reports Q4 results which should be very soon.

True Value: My Stock Picks Have Average Returns of 100%+ Since October

True Value: My Stock Picks Have Average Returns of 100%+ Since October

While those Reddit traders lust over GameStop and other gambles, I've got my sights set on the long-term prize. Here's how you can, too.

Who Doesn't Like a Good 'Value'?

Who Doesn't Like a Good 'Value'?

While those Reddit traders lust over GameStop and other gambles, I've got my sights set on the long-term prize. Here's how you can, too.

Retail Stocks Catch Fire, but They Could Be Too Hot to Handle for Long

Retail Stocks Catch Fire, but They Could Be Too Hot to Handle for Long

Department stores, sporting goods sellers and even fashion retailers have seen their shares surge this year, but the question is whether the party can last.

'There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere'

'There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere'

Jim Cramer's words ring true as I look at my lists of stocks and how they fared over the past few months.

Good Friday Beckons

Good Friday Beckons

Lets look at some probable -- and profitable -- expirations on options expected to come in an the week's end.

In Search of Year-End Bargains, I've Uncovered a Potential Opportunity

In Search of Year-End Bargains, I've Uncovered a Potential Opportunity

I'm willing take a risk on the company's potential for improving results.

Your Portfolio Is Your Garden

Your Portfolio Is Your Garden

Here's why getting the best yields also means 'Being There.'

Can I Bail Out Early of Buy/Write Combos?

Can I Bail Out Early of Buy/Write Combos?

Many people are hesitant to plan for holding for long periods and shy away from setting them up. Here's how you can get out early, and ahead.

Want Your Portfolio to Pop? Look Beyond the Mega Caps

Want Your Portfolio to Pop? Look Beyond the Mega Caps

It's not just those big names that go up. Here are some under-the-radar companies to consider.

Here's an Option That Never Goes Out of Style

Here's an Option That Never Goes Out of Style

I've got two ways to play Cato Corp. -- a retailer that sports a long history of profitability and generous dividend payments.

FB's Contingency Plan, Fitness Moves, Retail Reports

Let's give Doug some well wishes and that his bout of the flu is a mild one. Hopefully he gets some rest and recovery over the weekend.  As we turn to the second half of today's trading, we have reports that Facebook is developing contingency plans ...

The Road to Normalcy

The Road to Normalcy

I think the quarantine has gone too far, with unintended consequences that will be tallied later.

Retail Woes Could Knock This REIT From Its Dividend Ranking

Retail Woes Could Knock This REIT From Its Dividend Ranking

If Tanger Factory Outlets doesn't make a big move, the odds of it falling off the Dividend Contenders list will increase.

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

The 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio includes a half-dozen offenders from the previous iteration of the portfolio.

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

The 22 stocks in the Double Net Value Portfolio collectively outperformed the value components of the Russell 2000 and Russell Micro indices.

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Most of the 22 largely small-cap stocks that make up the portfolio are now in positive territory, with Hibbett Sports leading the way.

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

The portfolio of 22 smaller names has slid into negative territory, showing the pressure the market has put of late on smaller-cap stocks.

Welcome to the Twilight Zone of Retail, Where Stocks Gain a Reprieve

Welcome to the Twilight Zone of Retail, Where Stocks Gain a Reprieve

Shares of several retailers rode the coattails of Nordstrom and Dick's Sporting Goods on their favorable earnings releases Thursday, but Friday offers a mixed bag.

Misery Loves Company Aplenty Among Apparel Retailers

Misery Loves Company Aplenty Among Apparel Retailers

Apparel merchants as a group are seeing their stocks perform terribly so far in 2019, with only a handful in positive territory.

Clock Is Ticking For Macy's

Clock Is Ticking For Macy's

In the short term, Macy's is not likely to run afoul of dividend problems, but can management transform the company for long-term health? Few retailers have had such success.

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

As we enter the dog days of summer, with lower volume and perhaps more volatility, portfolio performance may get interesting.

Some of the Small Retail Players May Not Be Done Just Yet

Some of the Small Retail Players May Not Be Done Just Yet

There may still be opportunities to play off the markets' perception that the retail sector is dead.

Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

This is the first inception-to-date period that the portfolio has not outperformed its benchmarks.

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

These 22 stocks in the aggregate are still outpacing the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices, but by a narrower margin than before.