Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) started the day on May 18, 2021, with a price increase of 6.32% at $4.71. During the day, the stock rose to $4.92 and sunk to $4.5011 before settling in for the price of $4.43 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, CHS posted a 52-week range of $0.91-$4.54.
The Consumer Cyclical sector firm’s twelve-monthly sales growth has been -13.00% for the last half of the decade. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -18.77%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 90.00%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $116.31 million, simultaneously with a float of $111.30 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $500.53 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $3.35, while the 200-day Moving Average is $2.06.
It is quite necessary to find out the efficiency of the corporate organization, which has 4000 number of employees on its payroll. It has generated 105,924 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -28,824. The stock had 30.68 Receivables turnover and 0.94 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +15.72, operating margin was -23.28 and Pretax Margin of -34.75.
Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Apparel Retail Industry. Chico’s FAS Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 2.50%, in contrast to 80.40% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jun 26, this organization’s Interim CFO, SVP – Controller bought 8,000 shares at the rate of 1.33, making the entire transaction reach 10,640 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 86,672. Preceding that transaction, on Jun 26, Company’s EVP, CHRO bought 7,500 for 1.26, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 9,433. This particular insider is now the holder of 107,151 in total.
Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 1/31/2021, the organization reported -$0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at -$0.32) by -$0.36. This company achieved a net margin of -27.21 while generating a return on equity of -103.65. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.13 per share during the current fiscal year.
Chico’s FAS Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 90.00% and is forecasted to reach 0.23 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 10.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -18.77% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.50. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.27. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.38.
In the same vein, CHS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -3.10, a figure that is expected to reach -0.13 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.23 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE: CHS), its last 5-days Average volume was 2.16 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 2.46 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 92.78% While, its Average True Range was 0.32.
Raw Stochastic average of Chico’s FAS Inc. (CHS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 93.91%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 89.39% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 70.63% that was lower than 109.53% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.