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Franchise Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.15 (-11.59 %)
(As of 09/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.04
50-Day Range
MA: $25.52
52-Week Range
Now: $24.04
Volume316,545 shs
Average Volume141,882 shs
Market Capitalization$962.32 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.68%
Franchise Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides tax preparation services in the United States and Canada. The company also facilitates refund-based tax settlement financial products, such as refund transfer products and personal income tax refund discounting, as well as provides an online digital Do-It-Yourself tax program in the United States. The company offers its products and services through a network of company-owned offices and franchised locations under the Liberty Tax, Liberty Tax Service, Liberty Income Tax, Liberty Canada, and SiempreTax+ brand names. The company was formerly known as Liberty Tax, Inc., and changed its name to Franchise Group, Inc. in September 2019. Franchise Group, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
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Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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Market Cap$962.32 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
-3.15 (-11.59 %)
(As of 09/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Franchise Group (NYSE:FRG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Franchise Group's stock price 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. Since then, FRG shares have increased by 27.2% and is now trading at $24.04.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Franchise Group?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Franchise Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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How were Franchise Group's earnings last quarter?

Franchise Group (NYSE:FRG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.29. The company had revenue of $512.63 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $511 million.
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How often does Franchise Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Franchise Group?

Franchise Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 4th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.16%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 14th.
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What guidance has Franchise Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Franchise Group updated its FY 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.63.

What price target have analysts set for FRG?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Franchise Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Franchise Group's stock price to reach $33.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Franchise Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Franchise Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Franchise Group investors own include Infosys (INFY), Pfizer (PFE), Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT), AT&T (T), Aaron's (AAN), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Ameren (AEE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), B&G Foods (BGS) and Cardinal Health (CAH).

Who are Franchise Group's key executives?

Franchise Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew M. Laurence, Chairman & Exec. VP (Age 44)
  • Mr. Brian R. Kahn, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Shaun York, VP & COO (Age 38)
  • Mr. Eric F. Seeton, Chief Financial Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Scott Terrell, Chief Information Officer (Age 47)

What is Franchise Group's stock symbol?

Franchise Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) 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 Nantahala Capital Management LLC (2.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.35%), Cowen Prime Services LLC (0.38%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.30%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.23%) and Ancora Advisors LLC (0.16%). Company insiders that own Franchise Group stock include B Riley Financial, Inc, Brc Partners Opportunity Fund,, Brian Randall Kahn, Patrick A Cozza and Vintage Capital Management Llc.
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Which major investors are selling Franchise Group stock?

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

FRG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Cowen Prime Services LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Ancora Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, and Verition Fund Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Franchise Group stock in the last two years include 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 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 $24.04.

How big of a company is Franchise Group?

Franchise Group has a market capitalization of $962.32 million. Franchise Group employs 795 workers across the globe.

What is Franchise Group's official website?

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

How can I contact Franchise Group?

The company can be reached via phone at 757-493-8855.

This page was last updated on 9/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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