Fred's Inc (FRED)

13.65
0.53 4.00
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 13.12
Open 13.08
Day Low/High 12.97 / 13.87
52 Wk Low/High 11.27 / 18.37
Volume 582.74K
Avg Volume 1.23M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 37.91M
Market Cap 515.19M
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.24 (1.80%)

Latest News

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: FRED, EBIX, LCII

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: FRED, EBIX, LCII

Looking at options trading activity among components of the Russell 3000 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Fred's Inc. , where a total volume of 11,964 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 1.2 million underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares).

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For May 19th

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For May 19th

Investors in Fred's Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the May 19th expiration.

Walgreens Shares Under Pressure as Markets Await FTC Decision on Rite Aid

We are keeping a close eye on the stock, and acting accordingly, until we hear of an official decision on the merger.

Weekly Roundup

Fed's rate hike gives markets a midweek boost. In the portfolio, we trim 1 position and add to 3 others.

Fred's Bolsters Board as Walgreens, Rite Aid Near FTC Nod

Fred's Bolsters Board as Walgreens, Rite Aid Near FTC Nod

As Walgreens Boots Alliance's WBA acquisition of Rite Aid nears FTC approval, Fred's has added several directors with retail experience to its board.

Fred's Pharmacy Schedules Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2016 Earnings Announcement And Conference Call Webcast For April 6, 2017

Fred's Pharmacy Schedules Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2016 Earnings Announcement And Conference Call Webcast For April 6, 2017

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced that its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 results will be issued on the morning of Thursday, April 6, 2017.

Walgreens Stock Still Stuck in No Man's Land

Today's report on the pending merger doesn't adjust our thinking.

Alden Issues Statement In Response To Fred's Announced Board Changes

Alden Issues Statement In Response To Fred's Announced Board Changes

Disappointed That the Company Refused to Work in Good Faith With Alden to Reconstitute the Board

Fred's Pharmacy Announces Appointment Of New Directors

Fred's Pharmacy Announces Appointment Of New Directors

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced that it has appointed Christopher W.

First Week of October 20th Options Trading For Fred's

First Week of October 20th Options Trading For Fred's

Investors in Fred's Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the October 20th expiration.

Fred's Pharmacy Reports February Sales

Fred's Pharmacy Reports February Sales

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or "the Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of February, the first month of fiscal 2017, which ended February 25, 2017.

Fred's Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Fred's Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/27/17, Fred's Inc. will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.06, payable on 3/15/17.

At Long Last Walgreens and Rite Aid May Soon Be One Company

At Long Last Walgreens and Rite Aid May Soon Be One Company

Here's the latest on this drawn out merger.

The Walgreens and Rite Aid Merger May Finally Receive FTC Approval

The Walgreens and Rite Aid Merger May Finally Receive FTC Approval

Walgreens will now divest up to 1,200 Rite Aid stores to Fred's Pharmacy.

Einhorn Takes Fred's Stake Amid Deal Review

Einhorn Takes Fred's Stake Amid Deal Review

The activist investor could be agitating behind-the-scenes to have Fred's sold after it picks up hundreds of stores required by the FTC to consumate a Walgreen-Rite Aid deal

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

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

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

What Buffett, Icahn and Other Billionaire Investors Are Buying in the Trump Era

What Buffett, Icahn and Other Billionaire Investors Are Buying in the Trump Era

Billionaire investors appear to see good times ahead with a fellow billionaire in the White House.

David Einhorn's Hedge Fund Just Bought Syngenta, Monsanto and Alcoa

David Einhorn's Hedge Fund Just Bought Syngenta, Monsanto and Alcoa

David Einhorn's hedge fund, Greenlight Capital, disclosed fresh positions in four stocks.

Billionaire David Einhorn Just Bought These 4 Stocks

Billionaire David Einhorn Just Bought These 4 Stocks

With nearly $800 million invested in the stock, Apple remains David Einhorn's top investment, but a he's buying up notable positions in some other companies, too.

Billionaire David Einhorn Just Bought These 4 Stocks

Billionaire David Einhorn Just Bought These 4 Stocks

Einhorn picked up new positions in Syngenta and others.

FRED Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

FRED Crosses Above Average Analyst Target

In recent trading, shares of Fred's Inc. have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $15.50, changing hands for $16.01/share.

Fred's Pharmacy Announces Senior Management Appointments

Fred's Pharmacy Announces Senior Management Appointments

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced three additions to its senior management team.

Fred's Pharmacy Reports January Sales

Fred's Pharmacy Reports January Sales

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of January 2017, fourth quarter 2016 and fiscal year 2016 ended January 28, 2017.

Fred's Pharmacy Comments On Extension To Merger Agreement

Fred's Pharmacy Comments On Extension To Merger Agreement

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today issued the following statement regarding the agreement between Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.

Rite Aid Plummets After Walgreens Slashes Offer Price by Nearly $2 Billion

Rite Aid Plummets After Walgreens Slashes Offer Price by Nearly $2 Billion

Will this deal ever satisfy the FTC? Plus what Jim Cramer thinks.

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For March 17th

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For March 17th

Investors in Fred's Inc. saw new options become available this week, for the March 17th expiration.

Analysts' Actions -- Apple, Aetna, DineEquity, Silgan and More

Analysts' Actions -- Apple, Aetna, DineEquity, Silgan and More

Here are Tuesday's top research calls, including an upgrade for Silgan and downgrades for Apple, Aetna and DineEquity.

Why It's Unhealthy to Own Rite Aid, Plus Jim Cramer's Take

Why It's Unhealthy to Own Rite Aid, Plus Jim Cramer's Take

Will the merger with Walgreens go through? Investors -- even Jim Cramer -- can't be sure, and that is affecting the drug store stock.