Fred's Inc (FRED)

15.95
0.05 0.31
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 16.00
Open 16.03
Day Low/High 15.66 / 16.07
52 Wk Low/High 11.27 / 18.37
Volume 36.04K
Avg Volume 130.70K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 37.29M
Market Cap 598.12M
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.24 (1.50%)

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How To YieldBoost FRED From 1.6% To 12.3% Using Options

How To YieldBoost FRED From 1.6% To 12.3% Using Options

Shareholders of Fred's Inc. looking to boost their income beyond the stock's 1.6% annualized dividend yield can sell the October covered call at the $17.50 strike and collect the premium based on the 45 cents bid, which annualizes to an additional 10.7% rate of return against the current stock price (at Stock Options Channel we call this the YieldBoost), for a total of 12.3% annualized rate in the scenario where the stock is not called away.

Fred's Reports June Sales

Fred's Reports June Sales

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the five-week fiscal month of June, which ended on July 2, 2016.

Insider Trading Alert - FRED, WLFC And SRDX Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - FRED, WLFC And SRDX Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include FRED, WLFC and SRDX

Fred's Reports May Sales

Fred's Reports May Sales

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of May, which ended on May 28, 2016.

Insider Trading Alert - SFM, FRED And MPW Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - SFM, FRED And MPW Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include SFM, FRED and MPW

Fred's To Participate In The Stephens Spring Investment Conference

Fred's To Participate In The Stephens Spring Investment Conference

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that the Company will participate in the Stephens Spring Investment Conference, which takes place in New York City on June 7-8, 2016.

Fred's Reports First Quarter 2016 Earnings Of $0.03 Per Share

Fred's Reports First Quarter 2016 Earnings Of $0.03 Per Share

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2016.

Fred's Stock Sees Short Interest Move 12.6% Lower

Fred's Stock Sees Short Interest Move 12.6% Lower

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/13/2016 settlement date, which shows a 478,618 share decrease in total short interest for Fred's Inc. , to 3,317,235, a decrease of 12.61% since 04/29/2016.

FRED Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/27/16

FRED Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/27/16

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/27/16, Fred's Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 6/15/16.

Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.06 Per Share

Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.06 Per Share

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.

Short Interest Makes 11.7% Move For FRED

Short Interest Makes 11.7% Move For FRED

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 04/29/2016 settlement date, which shows a 398,466 share increase in total short interest for Fred's Inc. , to 3,795,853, an increase of 11.73% since 04/15/2016.

Fred's Reports April Sales

Fred's Reports April Sales

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of April and the first quarter of fiscal 2016 that ended on April 30, 2016.

Fred's March Total Sales Increase 11%

Fred's March Total Sales Increase 11%

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the five-week fiscal month of March and the two-month year-to-date period ended April 2, 2016.

Fred's Names Rick Hans Executive Vice President And Chief Financial Officer

Fred's Names Rick Hans Executive Vice President And Chief Financial Officer

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it has named Rick Hans Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company.

Commit To Purchase Fred's At $12.50, Earn 11% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Fred's At $12.50, Earn 11% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Fred's Inc. stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $14.00/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

Fred's (FRED) Is Weak On High Volume Today

Fred's (FRED) Is Weak On High Volume Today

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Fred's (FRED) as a weak on high relative volume candidate

Michael J. Hayes To Step Down From Chairman's Role

Michael J. Hayes To Step Down From Chairman's Role

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that Michael J.

Fred's Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Fred's Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRED) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended January 30, 2016.

Fred's February Total Sales Increase 12%

Fred's February Total Sales Increase 12%

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of February, the first month of fiscal 2016, which ended February 27, 2016.

Reminder - Fred's Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - Fred's Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/26/16, Fred's Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 3/15/16.

As Recession Fears Loom, These Discount Stores are Poised to Win With Shoppers and Reward Investors

As Recession Fears Loom, These Discount Stores are Poised to Win With Shoppers and Reward Investors

Bargain 'dollar stores' are all the rage with consumers. We pinpoint the stocks in this industry that confer the greatest upside potential in 2016.

Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.06 Per Share

Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.06 Per Share

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.

Oversold Conditions For Fred's

Oversold Conditions For Fred's

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.

Fred's January Total Sales Increase 12%

Fred's January Total Sales Increase 12%

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of January, fourth quarter and year ended January 30, 2016.

FRED: Insiders vs. Shorts

FRED: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 12/31/2015 settlement date, and Fred's Inc. is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 12.36 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.74.