Big 5 Sporting Goods is a leading sporting goods retailer in the western United States, operating 429 stores as of July 4, 2021. Our established markets are California, Washington, Arizona, Oregon, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Nevada, Idaho, Texas, and Wyoming. Big 5 operates full-line sporting goods stores offering a comprehensive selection of top brand name merchandise.
Our products include athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as a broad selection of outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation and roller sports. Stores are spacious and well-stocked. Salespeople are trained to provide knowledgeable and friendly customer service.
Big 5’s net sales for 2020 were $1.04 billion. Big 5 has a long history of maintaining a healthy balance sheet. The common stock of Big 5 is traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol BGFV.
Big 5 stores typically range from 8,000 to 15,000 square feet and average 11,000 square feet. Our stores are located primarily in multi-store shopping centers or free-standing street locations. We require high visibility, heavy-traffic locations which encourage frequent customer visits.
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