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Chico's FAS - CHS Stock Forecast, Price & News

$6.85
-0.15 (-2.14%)
(As of 08/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$6.77
$6.97
50-Day Range
$4.90
$7.06
52-Week Range
$3.80
$7.19
Volume
1.94 million shs
Average Volume
2.31 million shs
Market Capitalization
$857.23 million
P/E Ratio
9.38
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$5.00

Chico's FAS MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
27.0% Downside
$5.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
8.99% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.57mentions of Chico
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.07 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.72%
From $0.72 to $0.79 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.62 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

193rd out of 219 stocks

Womens' Clothing Stores Industry

3rd out of 3 stocks

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About Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) Stock

Chico's FAS, Inc. operates as an omnichannel specialty retailer of women's private branded casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, and complementary accessories. It operates under the Chico's, White House Black Market (WHBM)and Soma brands. The Chico's brand primarily sells private branded clothing focusing on women with moderate to high household income levels. The WHBM brand sells everyday basics and denim, polished casual apparel, relaxed workwear, black and white pieces, feminine all-occasion dresses, shoes, belts, scarves, handbags, and jewelry for women. The Soma brand sells private branded lingerie, sleepwear, and loungewear products. As of January 29, 2022, it operated 1,266 stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands; and 59 international franchise locations in Mexico and 2 domestic airport locations. The company also sells its products through retail stores and catalogs; and through chicos.com, chicosofftherack.com, whbm.com, and soma.com, as well as through third party channels. Chico's FAS, Inc. was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Fort Myers, Florida.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Separately, StockNews.com upgraded Chico's FAS from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd.

Chico's FAS Price Performance

Shares of CHS traded down $0.15 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $6.85. 1,938,782 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,309,058. The company has a market cap of $857.23 million, a PE ratio of 9.41 and a beta of 1.20. Chico's FAS has a 52-week low of $3.80 and a 52-week high of $7.19. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $5.52 and a two-hundred day moving average of $5.06. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a current ratio of 1.10.

Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, June 7th. The specialty retailer reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.18. Chico's FAS had a return on equity of 43.27% and a net margin of 4.59%. The company had revenue of $540.92 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $490.10 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.08) EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that Chico's FAS will post 0.72 earnings per share for the current year.

Insider Activity at Chico's FAS

In related news, insider Bonnie R. Brooks sold 100,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.57, for a total transaction of $557,000.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 1,185,277 shares in the company, valued at approximately $6,601,992.89. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. 3.60% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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CHS Stock News Headlines

DIGITAL-FIRST, CUSTOMER-LED
Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at StockNews.com
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CHS Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/07/2022
Today
8/19/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
8/31/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Womens' clothing stores
Sub-Industry
Apparel Retail
CUSIP
16861510
Employees
12,700
Year Founded
1983

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$5.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$5.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$5.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-27.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$46.22 million
Pretax Margin
5.79%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.81 billion
Cash Flow
$0.83 per share
Book Value
$1.81 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
120,638,000
Market Cap
$857.23 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.20

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Key Executives

  • Ms. Molly Langenstein (Age 58)
    CEO, Pres & Director
    Comp: $3.22M
  • Mr. Patrick J. Guido (Age 50)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $526.63k
  • Mr. David M. Oliver (Age 64)
    Sr. VP of Fin., Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $887.3k
  • Ms. Kristin M. Gwinner (Age 53)
    Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer
    Comp: $1.29M
  • Mr. Joseph R. Topper Jr. (Age 61)
    Exec. VP & Chief Digital Officer
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Ms. Wendy L. Hufford (Age 60)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Nancy Johnson
    Sr. VP, GMM Merchandising & Design for the Chico's Brand
  • Ms. Kirsten Bowen
    Sr. VP of Merchandising & Design at White House Black Market
  • Ms. Vanessa Dusold
    Sr. VP of Merchandising & Design at Soma
  • Mr. J. Brian Bitzer (Age 61)
    VP and Controller of Tax & Fin.













CHS Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Chico's FAS stock right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chico's FAS in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" CHS shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CHS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Chico's FAS's stock price forecast for 2022?

1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Chico's FAS's shares. Their CHS share price forecasts range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 27.0%.
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How have CHS shares performed in 2022?

Chico's FAS's stock was trading at $5.38 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, CHS stock has increased by 27.3% and is now trading at $6.85.
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Are investors shorting Chico's FAS?

Chico's FAS saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 10,810,000 shares, an increase of 7.0% from the July 15th total of 10,100,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,630,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.1 days. Currently, 9.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Chico's FAS's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 31st 2022.
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How can I listen to Chico's FAS's earnings call?

Chico's FAS will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 31st at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Chico's FAS's earnings last quarter?

Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, June, 7th. The specialty retailer reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.18. The specialty retailer had revenue of $540.92 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $490.10 million. Chico's FAS had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 43.27% and a net margin of 4.59%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.08) EPS.

What guidance has Chico's FAS issued on next quarter's earnings?

Chico's FAS updated its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.21-$0.26 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $0.19. The company issued revenue guidance of $535.00 million-$550.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $534.00 million.

What is Molly Langenstein's approval rating as Chico's FAS's CEO?

23 employees have rated Chico's FAS Chief Executive Officer Molly Langenstein on Glassdoor.com. Molly Langenstein has an approval rating of 84% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Chico's FAS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Chico's FAS investors own include Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Macy's (M), Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Chimera Investment (CIM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Coty (COTY), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) and ARMOUR Residential REIT (ARR).

What is Chico's FAS's stock symbol?

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

Who are Chico's FAS's major shareholders?

Chico's FAS's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.50%), State Street Corp (4.13%), Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd. (2.89%), Millennium Management LLC (1.45%), Royce & Associates LP (1.41%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.28%). Insiders that own company stock include Bonnie R Brooks, David F Walker, David M Oliver, Gregory S Baker, Kristin Gwinner and Molly Langenstein.
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How do I buy shares of Chico's FAS?

Shares of CHS stock 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 Chico's FAS's stock price today?

One share of CHS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.85.

How much money does Chico's FAS make?

Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) has a market capitalization of $857.23 million and generates $1.81 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $46.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.73 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Chico's FAS have?

The company employs 12,700 workers across the globe.

When was Chico's FAS founded?

Chico's FAS was founded in 1983.

How can I contact Chico's FAS?

Chico's FAS's mailing address is 11215 METRO PKWY, FT MYERS FL, 33966. The official website for the company is www.chicosfas.com. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at (239) 277-6200, via email at cfo@chicos.com, or via fax at 239-277-5237.

This page (NYSE:CHS) was last updated on 8/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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