The average discount this Black Friday is 37% off, according to a new study.

The stores offering the highest average discounts are Belk and JCPenney and the store with the worst discount isTrue Value.

I don’t even know why these hardware stores are having Black Friday sales any way Dads buy tools year round

A website WalletHub.com took all this year’s deals and analyzed them and figured out the average discount that every store is offering.

The department store chain Belk has the best average discount this year, at 68.9%.

The other stores with an average of over 50% off are:

JCPenney
Stage
Kohl's
New York & Company
Payless.

The store with the worst discount is True Value hardware stores, at just 16.3%.

The other stores with an average discount under 25% are:
Gander Outdoors
Ace Hardware
Sam's Club
Big Lots
Harbor Freight

All of these stores have items that hold their value year round. That is why they really don't have to participate in Black Friday at all.

What item are you checking for this Black Friday, some of the deals on electronics are some of the lowest I've seen in years.