About Francesca's Holdings Corporation
Francesca's Holdings Corporation is a holding company, which conducts its business operations through its subsidiaries. The Company is a specialty retailer that operates a nationwide-chain of boutiques. It is engaged in the operation of boutiques and its direct-to-consumer Website segment. The merchandise assortment is a mix of apparel, jewelry, accessories and gifts. Its apparel category includes dresses, fashion tops, sweaters, cardigans and wraps, bottoms, outerwear and jackets, tees and tanks, and intimates. Its jewelry category includes necklaces, earrings, bracelets and rings. Its accessories category includes handbags, clutches, wallets, shoes, hats, scarves, sunglasses, watches and hair accessories. Its gifts category includes fragrance, candles, bath and body, home accessories, books, wall art, nail polish and miscellaneous items. It operates approximately 620 boutiques in over 50 states and the District of Columbia, and also serves its customers through www.francescas.com.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Discretionary
- Industry: Apparel Stores
- Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
- Exchange: NASDAQ
- Symbol: FRAN
- CUSIP: 35179310
- Previous Close: $16.97
- 50 Day Moving Average: $17.89
- 200 Day Moving Average: $16.83
- 52-Week Range: $9.75 - $22.39
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.49
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.38
- P/E Growth: 1.57
- Market Cap: $623.39M
- Outstanding Shares: 37,781,000
- Beta: 0.77
- Net Margins: 8.84%
- Return on Equity: 37.74%
- Return on Assets: 23.50%
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- Current Ratio: 2.69%
- Quick Ratio: 1.40%
What is Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock symbol?
Francesca's Holdings Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FRAN."
Where is Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock going? Where will Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock price be in 2017?
12 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Francesca's Holdings Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock price to reach $17.82 in the next twelve months.
When will Francesca's Holdings Corporation announce their earnings?
Francesca's Holdings Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March, 21st 2017.
What are analysts saying about Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "Francesca's Holdings Corporation is a specialty retailer of women's apparel products. The Company operates a chain of retail boutiques in the United States. It offers apparel, jewelry, accessories, and gifts to female customers. The company also sells its products through e-commerce Website, francescascollections.com. Francesca's Holdings Corporation is headquartered in Houston, Texas. " (12/8/2016)
Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "Francesca’s reported above-consensus EPS driven by better-than-expected SSS, GM, and SG&A. With a high-quality beat and a solid 4Q outlook, we are encouraged FRAN is laying the groundwork for a trend of consistent execution. Maintain Hold, PT to $17 Investment thesis: FRAN is starting to find its footing after leadership changes and merchandising missteps. We are believers in FRAN’s strategy but would like to see more evidence of consistency in performance to become more constructive. Current valuation remains fair in our opinion." (12/7/2016)
FBR & Co analysts commented, "FRAN reported 4Q EPS of $0.36, versus FBR/consensus of $0.34/$0.34 (see earlier note for 4Q details and guidance). FRAN executed a strong 4Q as comps came in above increased guidance and GM leveraged significantly. In addition, apparel sales maintained strong momentum. FRAN repurchase $14.6M of stock in 4Q, which we estimate contributed $0.01 to EPS. FRAN announced hiring Kelly Dilts as CFO. Ms. Dilts is one of many recent key personnel hires at FRAN, all of which are in line with FRAN’s 2020 Vision Plan. The six pillars of the plan are: (1) invigorate merchandising, (2) optimize real estate, (3) enhance in-boutique experience, (4) expand branding and marketing, (5) develop the online customer experience, and (6) drive outlet channel business. We like FRAN’s initiatives and are encouraged by comp momentum. However, we remain on the sidelines and look for a better valuation and consistent results." (3/24/2016)
Who owns Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock?
Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.35%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.72%), Numeric Investors LLC (3.28%), State Street Corp (2.99%), Bogle Investment Management L P DE (1.61%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (0.58%). Company insiders that own Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock include Laurie Hummel, Martyn R Redgrave, Michael W Barnes and Richard W Kunes.
Who sold Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock? Who is selling Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock?
Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oxford Asset Management, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Two Sigma Investments LP.
Who bought Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock? Who is buying Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock?
Francesca's Holdings Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Numeric Investors LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Systematic Financial Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Graham Capital Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Employees Retirement System of Texas and Federated Investors Inc. PA. Company insiders that have bought Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock in the last two years include Laurie Hummel, Martyn R Redgrave, Michael W Barnes and Richard W Kunes.
How do I buy Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock?
Shares of Francesca's Holdings Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock cost?
One share of Francesca's Holdings Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.97.