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Franchise Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.26 (+0.97 %)
(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $27.05
50-Day Range
MA: $25.74
52-Week Range
Now: $27.05
Volume171,109 shs
Average Volume136,019 shs
Market Capitalization$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio53.50
Dividend Yield3.73%
Franchise Group, Inc. operates as a retailer, franchisor operator, and acquirer of franchised and franchisable businesses. It operates through 4 segments: Liberty Tax, Buddy's, Sears Outlet, and Vitamin Shoppe. The company provides tax preparation services in the United States and Canada; and franchises and operates rent-to-own stores that lease durable goods, such as electronics, residential furniture, appliances, and household accessories to customers. It also operates as a retailer primarily focuses on providing customers with in-store and online access to purchase new, one-of-a kind, out-of-box, discontinued, obsolete, used, reconditioned, overstocked, and scratched and dented products in various merchandise categories, including home appliances, mattresses, furniture, and lawn and garden equipment, at prices that are lower than list prices; and specialty retailer of vitamins, minerals, herbs, specialty supplements, sports nutrition, and other health and wellness products. The company was formerly known as Liberty Tax, Inc., and changed its name to Franchise Group, Inc. in September 2019. Franchise Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.53 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Patent owners & lessors
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FRG
Phone757 493 8855



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$132.55 million
Book Value$10.19 per share


Net Income$-2,160,000.00


Market Cap$1.08 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
+0.26 (+0.97 %)
(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Franchise Group (NASDAQ:FRG) Frequently Asked Questions

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Franchise Group?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Franchise Group in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Franchise Group?

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How were Franchise Group's earnings last quarter?

Franchise Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported ($0.22) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.43. The firm earned $550.99 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $550 million. Franchise Group had a return on equity of 12.37% and a net margin of 0.94%.
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What price target have analysts set for FRG?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Franchise Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Franchise Group's share price to reach $35.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Franchise Group?

Franchise Group saw a decline in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 630,800 shares, a decline of 20.1% from the September 30th total of 789,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 183,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Approximately 2.4% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of Franchise Group's key competitors?

Who are Franchise Group's key executives?

Franchise Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian R. Kahn, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46, Pay $273.73k)
  • Mr. Andrew F. Kaminsky, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52, Pay $101.92k)
  • Mr. Andrew M. Laurence, Exec. VP & Director (Age 45, Pay $232.46k)
  • Mr. Eric F. Seeton, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Scott Terrell, Chief Information Officer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Martha O'Gorman, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Ryan Dodson CPA, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Kenneth Todd Evans, Chief Franchising Officer
  • Ms. Kathleen Curry, Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Mark F. Baumgartner, Strategic Advisor (Age 58)

What is Franchise Group's stock symbol?

Franchise Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FRG."

How do I buy shares of Franchise Group?

Shares of FRG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Franchise Group's stock price today?

One share of FRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.05.

How big of a company is Franchise Group?

Franchise Group has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $132.55 million in revenue each year. Franchise Group employs 5,187 workers across the globe.

What is Franchise Group's official website?

The official website for Franchise Group is www.franchisegrp.com.

How can I contact Franchise Group?

Franchise Group's mailing address is 2387 LIBERTY WAY, VIRGINIA BEACH VA, 23456. The company can be reached via phone at 757 493 8855 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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