Fred's Inc (FRED)

13.95
0.20 1.45
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 14.15
Open 14.22
Day Low/High 13.91 / 14.31
52 Wk Low/High 11.27 / 18.37
Volume 355.42K
Avg Volume 868.40K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 38.05M
Market Cap 531.19M
EPS -1.80
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.24 (1.70%)

Latest News

Fred's Pharmacy Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Announcement And Conference Call Webcast For June 6, 2017

Fred's Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that its first quarter 2017 results will be issued on the morning of Tuesday, June 6, 2017.

Walgreens Gives FTC Deadline on Rite Aid Ruling

Walgreens Gives FTC Deadline on Rite Aid Ruling

The drug stores chains would be free to merge if no decision comes before July 7.

Greenlight Capital Quadrupled General Motors Stake in Activist Push

Greenlight Capital Quadrupled General Motors Stake in Activist Push

David Einhorn is going all-in on General Motors.

Rite Aid, Fred Shares Down on Report of Stepped Up FTC Action

Rite Aid, Fred Shares Down on Report of Stepped Up FTC Action

Civil investigative demands are sent to affected parties to collect information for a possible lawsuit.

Fred's Reaches Analyst Target Price

In recent trading, shares of Fred's Inc. have crossed above the average analyst 12-month target price of $16.00, changing hands for $16.11/share.

Fred's Pharmacy Reports April Sales

Fred's, Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today reported sales for the four-week fiscal month of April and the first quarter of fiscal 2017, which ended April 29, 2017.

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For June 16th

Investors in Fred's Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the June 16th expiration.

Fred's Pharmacy Appoints Two New Independent Directors

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

FTC Seen as Set to Block Rite Aid Deal

FTC Seen as Set to Block Rite Aid Deal

Market rumors of an FTC lawsuit are hitting the shares of Rite Aid, Fred's and, to a lesser extent, Walgreens.

S&P 500, Dow End at Session Lows After IBM Disappointment, Crude Slump

S&P 500, Dow End at Session Lows After IBM Disappointment, Crude Slump

Earlier market optimism faded as Wednesday wore on and a financials rally gave way to a selloff in Dow Jones Industrial Average component IBM and energy shares.

S&P 500 in Red as Energy's Slide Counters Morgan Stanley Gains

S&P 500 in Red as Energy's Slide Counters Morgan Stanley Gains

The S&P 500 hugs the flatline on Wednesday afternoon as a selloff in crude oil prices and energy shares counters better-than-expected earnings from Morgan Stanley.

Noteworthy Thursday Option Activity: FRED, CMRE, WATT

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 4,577 contracts has been traded thus far today, a contract volume which is representative of approximately 457,700 underlying shares (given that every 1 contract represents 100 underlying shares).

Dollar Store Debacle Bodes Poorly for Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

Dollar Store Debacle Bodes Poorly for Walgreens-Rite Aid Merger

Sycamore Partners' attempt to purchase divested dollar stores went poorly. Will the FTC believe Fred's can do better with Rite Aid spinoffs?

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday

U.S. stock futures turn higher Thursday after the Fed commits to further monetary tightening in 2017. Investors also are anticipating the meeting between Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping.

Fred's Announces Appointment Of Linda Longo-Kazanova To Board Of Directors

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced that it has appointed Linda Longo-Kazanova to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Walgreens Has 'Strong Argument' to Push Rite Aid Deal Passed Regulators, CEO Pessina Says

Walgreens Has 'Strong Argument' to Push Rite Aid Deal Passed Regulators, CEO Pessina Says

The two companies initially agreed to an acquisition agreement in October 2015.

Market Sags Despite Strong Jobs Report

Oil holds its own; we're still keeping an eye on Walgreens.

5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays: Constellation, Bed Bath & Beyond Included

5 Earnings Short-Squeeze Plays: Constellation, Bed Bath & Beyond Included

These heavily shorted stocks could get squeezed higher if they report positive earnings this week.

Week Ahead: Wall Street Is Near Records but as 2Q Begins Trump Threatens Stability

Week Ahead: Wall Street Is Near Records but as 2Q Begins Trump Threatens Stability

Wall Street enters a new week and new quarter on Monday with stocks at or close to all-time records set at the beginning of March.

FRED Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Fred's Inc. crossed below their 200 day moving average of $13.40, changing hands as low as $13.35 per share.

CEO Mazzola of Activist-Targeted Citi Trends Resigns

CEO Mazzola of Activist-Targeted Citi Trends Resigns

Citi Trends's Jason Mazzola will resign as CEO and board member effective immediately.

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

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 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.