Francescas Holdings Corp (FRAN)

21.19
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 22.26
Day Low/High 21.08 / 22.39
52 Wk Low/High 9.75 / 22.39
Avg Volume 974.70K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 37.78M
Market Cap 841.02M
EPS 0.90
P/E Ratio 21.00
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

First Week of FRAN January 2017 Options Trading

First Week of FRAN January 2017 Options Trading

Investors in Francesca's Holdings Corp saw new options become available this week, for the January 2017 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the FRAN options chain for the new January 2017 contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

FRAN: Insiders vs. Shorts

FRAN: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 10/31/2016 settlement date, and Francesca's Holdings Corp is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 8.19 "days to cover" versus the median component at 6.43. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Francesca's Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price

Francesca's Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $16.00, changing hands for $16.01/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Short Interest Increases 21% For FRAN

Short Interest Increases 21% For FRAN

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 09/30/2016 settlement date, which shows a 795,339 share increase in total short interest for Francesca's Holdings Corp , to 4,581,761, an increase of 21.01% since 09/15/2016. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Climbing, Stifel Upgrades

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Climbing, Stifel Upgrades

Francesca's (FRAN) stock rating was lifted to 'buy' at Stifel on Tuesday morning.

Francesca's Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price

Francesca's Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Francesca's Holdings Corp have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $15.43, changing hands for $15.51/share. When a stock reaches the target an analyst has set, the analyst logically has two ways to react: downgrade on valuation, or, re-adjust their target price to a higher level.

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Climbs on Q2 Results, Higher Guidance

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Climbs on Q2 Results, Higher Guidance

Francesca's (FRAN) reported strong 2016 second quarter results and higher full-year outlook before Wednesday's market open.

Commit To Purchase Francesca's Holdings Corp At $12, Earn 10.9% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Francesca's Holdings Corp At $12, Earn 10.9% Annualized Using Options

Investors eyeing a purchase of Francesca's Holdings Corp shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $13.75/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the March 2017 put at the $12 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 70 cents.

Francesca's Holdings Becomes Oversold (FRAN)

Francesca's Holdings Becomes Oversold (FRAN)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Francescas Lags With Lack of Leadership

The retailer feels the mall slump as it missed top-line estimates, says analysts. 

Francescas Holdings (FRAN) Strong On High Relative Volume Today

Francescas Holdings (FRAN) Strong On High Relative Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Francescas Holdings (FRAN) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Pops on Q1 Earnings Beat

Francesca's (FRAN) Stock Pops on Q1 Earnings Beat

Francesca's (FRAN) stock is gaining in pre-market trading on Thursday after the boutique operator posted better-than-expected earnings for the 2016 fiscal first quarter.

Francesca’s (FRAN) Stock Up Ahead of Thursday’s Q1 Results

Francesca’s (FRAN) Stock Up Ahead of Thursday’s Q1 Results

Francesca’s (FRAN) stock is increasing on Tuesday afternoon ahead of the retailer’s 2016 fiscal first quarter results, due out before Thursday’s market open.

FRAN July 15th Options Begin Trading

FRAN July 15th Options Begin Trading

Investors in Francesca's Holdings Corp saw new options begin trading today, for the July 15th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the FRAN options chain for the new July 15th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Bearish Bets: Consumer, Transport and Pharma Stocks That Look Good Short

SWFT, ABT, KSS, FRAN and ATSG were all recently downgraded by TheStreet’s Quant Ratings.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,300 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: CSC, F, SHLX Downgrades: AUO, EPAY, FRAN, LNCE, MCHX, URBN, VSR Initiations: CBYL Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Today's Dead Cat Bounce Stock: Francescas Holdings (FRAN)

Today's Dead Cat Bounce Stock: Francescas Holdings (FRAN)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Francescas Holdings (FRAN) as a "dead cat bounce" (down big yesterday but up big today) candidate

Francesca’s (FRAN) Stock Plunges After CEO Steps Down

Francesca’s (FRAN) Stock Plunges After CEO Steps Down

Francesca’s (FRAN) stock is tanking after the company’s CEO resigned and the retailer reported weak preliminary results.

Francescas Holdings (FRAN) Stock: Weak On High Volume Today

Francescas Holdings (FRAN) Stock: Weak On High Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Francescas Holdings (FRAN) as a weak on high relative volume candidate

Francesca's Holdings Becomes Oversold (FRAN)

Francesca's Holdings Becomes Oversold (FRAN)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.