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Big Lots, Inc. (BIG)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 30, 2022

Company Info

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryDiscount Stores

Trading Data

Previous Close$21.67
Year Range$21.08 - $62.80
EMA (50)$27.23
EMA (200)$38.71
Average Volume$1.66M
Market Capitalization$643.99M

BIGShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Big Lots, Inc. on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $9,306 for a total return of roughly -6.94%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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BIGReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


BIGMonthly Returns Heatmap

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BIGSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Big Lots, Inc. Sharpe ratio is -1.14. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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BIGDividend History

Big Lots, Inc. granted a 5.54% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $1.20 per share.


Dividend yield


BIGDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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BIGWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Big Lots, Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Big Lots, Inc. is 82.17%, recorded on Mar 16, 2020. It took 219 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-82.17%Jan 30, 2018535Mar 16, 2020219Jan 27, 2021754
-70.09%Jun 9, 2021261Jun 21, 2022
-45.08%Mar 28, 2012467Feb 5, 2014132Aug 14, 2014599
-34.11%Apr 6, 201186Aug 8, 2011134Feb 17, 2012220
-32.16%Apr 26, 2010163Dec 14, 201041Feb 11, 2011204
-28.38%Mar 10, 2015218Jan 19, 201691May 27, 2016309
-24.13%Dec 1, 201412Dec 16, 201455Mar 9, 201567
-23.11%Aug 16, 201652Oct 27, 201636Dec 19, 201688
-20.81%Jan 28, 20214Feb 2, 20218Feb 12, 202112
-16.62%Dec 21, 2016102May 18, 2017129Nov 20, 2017231

BIGVolatility Chart

Current Big Lots, Inc. volatility is 53.63%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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