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Franchise Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.87 (-4.77 %)
(As of 10/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume140,460 shs
Average Volume171,807 shs
Market Capitalization$1.50 billion
P/E Ratio44.48
Dividend Yield3.82%
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About Franchise Group

Franchise Group, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of tax return preparation and related services and products. It operates through the following segments: Vitamin Shoppe, American Freight, Liberty Tax and Buddy's. The Vitamin Shoppe segment is an omni-channel specialty retailer of vitamins, herbs, specialty supplements, sports nutrition and other health and wellness products. The American Freight segment is a retail chain offering in-store and online access to furniture, mattresses, new and out-of-box home appliances and home accessories at discount prices. The Liberty Tax segment provides income tax services. The Buddy's segment is a specialty retailer of high quality, name-brand consumer electronics, residential furniture, appliances and household accessories through rent-to-own agreements. The firm offers personal and business tax preparation services, facilitates refund-based tax settlement financial products, and online tax preparation services. The company was founded by Danny Hewitt and John T. Hewitt on September 1, 1997 and is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Patent owners & lessors
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.15 billion
Cash Flow
$4.03 per share
Book Value
$9.61 per share


Net Income
$25.06 million




Market Cap
$1.50 billion
Next Earnings Date
11/2/2021 (Confirmed)
Not Optionable


Overall MarketRank

3.20 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

12th out of 181 stocks

Patent Owners & Lessors Industry

1st out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Franchise Group (NASDAQ:FRG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Franchise Group a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Franchise Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Franchise Group stock.
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When is Franchise Group's next earnings date?

Franchise Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 2nd 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Franchise Group

How can I listen to Franchise Group's earnings call?

Franchise Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 2nd at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Franchise Group's earnings last quarter?

Franchise Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRG) released its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $1.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.31. The company had revenue of $862.76 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $794.09 million. Franchise Group had a net margin of 1.57% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.53%.
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How has Franchise Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Franchise Group's stock was trading at $18.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FRG stock has increased by 97.7% and is now trading at $37.36.
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How often does Franchise Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Franchise Group?

Franchise Group announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Friday, October 15th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.01%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 30th.
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Is Franchise Group a good dividend stock?

Franchise Group pays an annual dividend of $1.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.82%. Franchise Group has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Franchise Group is 94.94%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Franchise Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.66% next year. This indicates that Franchise Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Franchise Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Franchise Group issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.450-$ for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.350. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.05 B-, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.01 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FRG?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Franchise Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Franchise Group's stock price to reach $47.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Franchise Group's key executives?

Franchise Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Brian Randall Kahn, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Eric F. Seeton, Chief Financial Officer
  • Scott Terrell, Chief Information Officer
  • Andrew F. Kaminsky, Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP
  • K. Todd Evans, Chief Franchising Officer

What is Franchise Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are Franchise Group's major shareholders?

Franchise Group's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital Management Corp VA (0.39%), Minot Wealth Management LLC (0.08%) and Hodges Capital Management Inc. (0.07%). Company insiders that own Franchise Group stock include Andrew M Laurence, B Riley Financial, Inc, Brc Partners Opportunity Fund,, Brian Randall Kahn, Martin Lamb, Patrick A Cozza and Vintage Capital Management Llc.
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Which institutional investors are selling Franchise Group stock?

FRG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Minot Wealth Management LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Franchise Group stock?

FRG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Management Corp VA, and Hodges Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Franchise Group stock in the last two years include Andrew M Laurence, B Riley Financial, Inc, Brc Partners Opportunity Fund,, Brian Randall Kahn, Patrick A Cozza, and Vintage Capital Management Llc.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Franchise Group's stock price today?

One share of FRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.36.

How much money does Franchise Group make?

Franchise Group has a market capitalization of $1.50 billion and generates $2.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $25.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.58 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Franchise Group have?

Franchise Group employs 6,421 workers across the globe.

What is Franchise Group's official website?

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

Where are Franchise Group's headquarters?

Franchise Group is headquartered at 2387 LIBERTY WAY, VIRGINIA BEACH VA, 23456.

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 10/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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