Corporate FAQ's

Company Stock

How long has Buckle been publicly traded?
Buckle went public in 1992 and was traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol BKLE. In 1997, Buckle moved to the New York Stock Exchange where it currently trades under the symbol BKE.

Does Buckle pay a dividend to shareholders?
Buckle currently pays a $.35 per share quarterly dividend. See our current press releases for the most recent dividend announcements. 

Has Buckle stock ever split?
Shares of Buckle common stock most recently split three-for-two on January 12, 2007 and three-for-two on October 30, 2008.

How can I buy Buckle common stock?
Buckle common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BKE. You may go to a licensed broker and purchase shares of Buckle's common stock. Buckle is not a licensed broker and thus cannot facilitate a purchase and/or sale transaction for you. 

Does Buckle offer a direct stock purchase plan?
Buckle does offer a direct stock purchase and dividend reinvestment plan through its transfer agent, Computershare Trust Company, N.A. Please visit Computershare’s website for more information.


More Company Information

When was Buckle founded?
Buckle was founded in 1948 by David Hirschfeld, father of our current Chairman of the Board, Daniel Hirschfeld. 

Does Buckle offer franchising opportunities?
All Buckle stores are wholly owned and operated by The Buckle, Inc. We do not franchise or enter into other types of joint ventures and have no plans to begin franchising at this point in time. The Company's expansion plans will continue to be from opening new, company owned and operated stores. 

How can I find out more about Buckle?
Buckle files an annual report on Form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission can be found on our website.

How can I obtain a copy of Buckle's annual report?
Buckle’s current and previous year’s annual reports are available on our website. If you would like a hard copy mailed to you, please email

When is Buckle’s fiscal year-end?
Buckle’s fiscal year-end is the Saturday closest to January 31st each year. Please visit the calendar on our website for specific dates.  

When is the next earnings or sales release?
The calendar on our website includes monthly sales and quarterly earnings release dates.

How can I sign up for alerts related to Buckle?
Fill out the email form at the bottom of our Investors page.