Chico's FAS Company Profile (NYSE:CHS)

About Chico's FAS

ChicoChico's FAS, Inc. is a specialty retailer of women's private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories and other non-clothing items operating under the Chico's, White House Black Market (WHBM) and Soma brand names. The Company's brands are specialty retailers of private label women's apparel and related products. The Company's product is available to customers in its domestic and international retail stores, through its e-commerce Websites, through telephone through its call centers, and through an unaffiliated franchise partner in Mexico. The Company operates approximately 1,520 stores across over 50 states, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands and Canada, and sells merchandise through over 40 franchise locations in Mexico. Its boutiques are located in upscale outdoor shopping areas, indoor shopping malls, and street-front locations. The Company's outlet stores are located in outlet centers. It also sells clearance merchandise on its Websites.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Apparel Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CHS
  • CUSIP: 16861510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.12
  • 52-Week Range: $9.85 - $16.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.11
  • P/E Growth: 1.49
  • Market Cap: $1.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 128,753,000
  • Beta: 0.82
  • Net Margins: 2.24%
  • Return on Equity: 16.24%
  • Return on Assets: 8.89%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 1.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $14.56 (3.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/31/2017Wolfe ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/3/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/6/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$17.00View Rating Details
11/23/2016MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetNeutral$12.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
11/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$12.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
11/23/2016Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$13.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
11/22/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/16/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$13.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$13.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016MizuhoSet Price TargetBuy$15.00View Rating Details
9/7/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/4/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
6/23/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$15.00View Rating Details
5/27/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$16.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$12.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/26/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$18.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016WedbushBoost Price Target$11.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price Target$12.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
11/25/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$18.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
8/28/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingNeutral$19.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
8/14/2015BB&T CorporationInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017Q416$0.04$596.18 millionN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2016Q316$0.13$0.20$610.83 million$596.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/30/2016Q216$0.22$0.25$632.49 million$635.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q116$0.31$0.25$668.67 million$642.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.00$0.05$626.09 million$627.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q315$0.20$0.13$669.14 million$641.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q215$0.22$0.25$675.99 million$680.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/27/2015Q115$0.28$0.28$713.58 million$693.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.02$0.05$639.93 million$656.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q314$0.17$0.17$674.30 million$665.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q214$0.26$0.20$677.91 million$671.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014Q114$0.28$0.26$681.42 million$681.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4$0.15$0.04$653.40 million$610.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q3$0.24$0.22$662.70 million$655.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q2 2013$0.33$0.27$678.73 million$649.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2013Q1 2013$0.36$0.31$707.75 million$670.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.20$0.20$665.57 million$651.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/20/20120.25$0.25$636.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/22/2012$0.30$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/16/2012$0.30$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.11$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011$0.20$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.24$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2011$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.13$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.87 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169($0.02)$0.10$0.03
Q2 20169$0.30$0.35$0.32
Q3 20167$0.26$0.30$0.28
Q4 201610$0.13$0.22$0.16
Q1 20175$0.03$0.32$0.15
Q2 20175$0.21$0.26$0.22
Q3 20177$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q4 20177$0.00$0.07$0.05
Q1 20185$0.27$0.30$0.29
Q2 20185$0.26$0.30$0.28
Q3 20185$0.18$0.25$0.22
Q4 20185$0.02$0.12$0.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:2.28%
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:76.19% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.67% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
36.78% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:7 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.76%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/4/2016Colaco Donna NoceInsiderSell40,000$13.02$520,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016David DyerDirectorSell92,184$12.96$1,194,704.64View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Colaco Donna NoceInsiderSell54,988$12.30$676,352.40View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016David DyerDirectorSell100,000$12.60$1,260,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015David DyerCEOSell50,000$17.02$851,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Cynthia MurrayInsiderSell15,000$16.50$247,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Sheryl ClarkInsiderSell4,489$14.96$67,155.44View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Colaco Donna NoceInsiderSell35,000$16.97$593,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Kent A KleebergerCOOSell4,700$18.10$85,070.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Kent A KleebergerCOOSell6,496$18.07$117,382.72View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015A Alexander RhodesEVPSell7,769$17.97$139,608.93View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Kent A KleebergerCOOSell3,000$17.96$53,880.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Eric SingletonEVPSell1,268$17.99$22,811.32View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Kent A KleebergerCOOSell15,000$18.10$271,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Kent A KleebergerCOOSell112,200$18.05$2,025,210.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Colaco Donna NoceInsiderSell20,000$18.28$365,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015David DyerCEOSell63,000$16.05$1,011,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Eric SingletonSVPSell1,621$16.69$27,054.49View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Kent A KleebergerCOOSell5,000$16.86$84,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Verna K GibsonDirectorSell1,000$15.37$15,370.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Kent A KleebergerCOOSell5,356$15.25$81,679.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Eric SingletonSVPSell4,116$16.29$67,049.64View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Sheryl ClarkInsiderSell15,000$16.22$243,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014A Alexander RhodesEVPSell10,000$16.11$161,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Kent KleebergerCOOSell2,000$16.10$32,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Colaco Donna NoceInsiderSell39,100$18.51$723,741.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Verna GibsonDirectorSell1,000$18.41$18,410.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Lee EisenbergEVPSell10,000$18.43$184,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Kent KleebergerCOOSell7,203$17.00$122,451.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Lee EisenbergEVPSell15,000$16.51$247,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013Kent A KleebergerCOOSell4,000$16.65$66,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Kent A KleebergerCOOSell1,300$17.94$23,322.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Kent A KleebergerCOOSell10,000$18.21$182,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Kent A KleebergerCOOSell16,081$17.99$289,297.19View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Gary KingEVPSell20,000$17.81$356,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Betsy S AtkinsDirectorSell8,000$17.89$143,120.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS)
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What is Chico's FAS's stock symbol?

Chico's FAS trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHS."

How often does Chico's FAS pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Chico's FAS?

Chico's FAS announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 22nd. Investors of record on Monday, December 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Monday, December 19th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 1st.

Where is Chico's FAS's stock going? Where will Chico's FAS's stock price be in 2017?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Chico's FAS's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect Chico's FAS's stock price to reach $14.56 in the next twelve months.

When will Chico's FAS announce their earnings?

Chico's FAS is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Chico's FAS stock?

Chico's FAS's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.65%), State Street Corp (3.80%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.87%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (2.21%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.16%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.82%). Company insiders that own Chico's FAS stock include A Alexander Rhodes, Colaco Donna Noce, Cynthia Murray, David Dyer, Eric Singleton, Kent A Kleeberger and Sheryl Clark.

Who sold Chico's FAS stock? Who is selling Chico's FAS stock?

Chico's FAS's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, FMR LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Pacad Investment Ltd., Royce & Associates LP and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have sold Chico's FAS stock in the last year include Colaco Donna Noce and David Dyer.

Who bought Chico's FAS stock? Who is buying Chico's FAS stock?

Chico's FAS's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Skyline Asset Management LP, Menta Capital LLC and A.R.T. Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Chico's FAS stock?

Shares of Chico's FAS 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 Chico's FAS stock cost?

One share of Chico's FAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.02.

Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff