Fred's Inc (FRED)

15.59
NASDAQ : Services
Prev Close 16.15
Day Low/High 14.13 / 16.41
52 Wk Low/High 7.88 / 21.77
Avg Volume 1.40M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 37.91M
Market Cap 612.24M
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.24 (1.50%)

Latest News

Walgreens Beats on Bottom Line

The company's consistency is a testament to management’s commitment to and focus on continued cost improvements and self-help initiatives exclusive of the Rite Aid merger.

Walgreens Misses Revenue but Beats Earnings Target -- Slightly

Walgreens Misses Revenue but Beats Earnings Target -- Slightly

Walgreens has delivered earnings per share beats in eight out of the last nine quarters.

Fred's Pharmacy Reports December Sales

Fred's Pharmacy Reports December Sales

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the five-week fiscal month of December and the 11-month year-to-date period ended December 31, 2016.

Dow Jones Loses Momentum on March to 20,000 While Nasdaq Hits Record

Dow Jones Loses Momentum on March to 20,000 While Nasdaq Hits Record

The Nasdaq reached a record high at Tuesday's close, but rising consumer confidence and positive housing-market data weren't enough to push the Dow Jones to 20,000.

Dow Retreats from 20,000 Milestone; Stocks Steady as Oil Closes Higher

Dow Retreats from 20,000 Milestone; Stocks Steady as Oil Closes Higher

The Dow's climb to 20,000 stalled Tuesday, but stocks remained somewhat higher. Consumer confidence is increasing, and housing prices are showing positive signs.

Fred's Swallows Poison Pill as Activist Targets

Fred's Swallows Poison Pill as Activist Targets

It has been quite a December for Fred's (FRED), one of the smaller U.S. pharmacy chains.

Dow Moves Toward 20,000; Stocks Higher as Consumer Confidence Rises

Dow Moves Toward 20,000; Stocks Higher as Consumer Confidence Rises

Stocks were slightly up on Tuesday as the Dow moves toward the 20,000 milestone and consumer confidence increases.

Drugstore Chain Fred's Deal Looks Promising, but Investors Should Be Cautious About the Stock

Drugstore Chain Fred's Deal Looks Promising, but Investors Should Be Cautious About the Stock

The company announced Tuesday that it would acquire 865 Rite Aid stores, but its recent earnings report was mediocre.

Fred's Pharmacy Unanimously Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

Fred's Pharmacy Unanimously Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan

Fred's Inc. ("Fred's Pharmacy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:FRED) today announced that its Board of Directors unanimously adopted a shareholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan").

WBA, SBUX, NKE: Jim Cramer's Views

WBA, SBUX, NKE: Jim Cramer's Views

Cramer tells us why he's already sick of Dow 20,000, and also talks about animal spirits.

Dow Stalls Again in Quest for 20,000 in Quiet Pre-Christmas Trading

Dow Stalls Again in Quest for 20,000 in Quiet Pre-Christmas Trading

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fails to muster the drive to power through its 20,000 milestone again on Friday, as trading activity remains quiet ahead of the long Christmas weekend.

Closing Bell: Mizuho Makes Play on GameStop; Stocks Fluctuate Ahead of Holiday Break

Closing Bell: Mizuho Makes Play on GameStop; Stocks Fluctuate Ahead of Holiday Break

Stocks fluctuated in quiet trading ahead of the long Christmas break weekend.

Stocks Fluctuate on Light Volumes, Oil-Drilling Activity Rises

Stocks Fluctuate on Light Volumes, Oil-Drilling Activity Rises

Stocks fluctuate on Friday in quiet trading ahead of the long Christmas break weekend.

Stocks Fluctuate in Quiet Session Ahead of Christmas Break

Stocks Fluctuate in Quiet Session Ahead of Christmas Break

Stocks fluctuate on Friday in quiet trading ahead of the long Christmas break weekend.

Activist Investor Alden Global Sends Fred's Stock Soaring

Activist Investor Alden Global Sends Fred's Stock Soaring

Fred's saw shares increase 6.2% ahead of market's open Friday, hitting $20.65 apiece.

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For February 2017

Interesting FRED Put And Call Options For February 2017

Investors in Fred's Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the February 2017 expiration.

Rite Aid's Third-Quarter Results Miss Forecasts

Rite Aid's Third-Quarter Results Miss Forecasts

The drugstore chain's fiscal third-quarter results came two days after the company, along with Fred's and Walgreens Boots Alliance, unveiled an agreement to sell 865 Rite Aid stores to Fred's.

FTC Reputation on the Line with Fred's Walgreens-Rite Aid Buy

FTC Reputation on the Line with Fred's Walgreens-Rite Aid Buy

The spinoff of 895 stores would transform Fred's into nation's third-largest drug chain.

Dow Posts Another Record Close but Fails to Smash Historic 20,000 Level

Dow Posts Another Record Close but Fails to Smash Historic 20,000 Level

The Dow tries to capture the historic 20,000 level on Tuesday, but a lack of forward momentum puts it within agonizing reach without pushing it over the edge.

Dow Gets Closer but Struggles to Reach 20,000 Milestone

Dow Gets Closer but Struggles to Reach 20,000 Milestone

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hovers agonizingly close to its historic 20,000 level on Tuesday, failing to gather the last bit of momentum to top the milestone.

Cramer: Animal Spirits Are on the Prowl

Cramer: Animal Spirits Are on the Prowl

Things that once mattered in the market don't now.

Fred's Agrees to Purchase a Whopping 865 Walgreens and Rite Aid Stores, Doubling Footprint

Fred's Agrees to Purchase a Whopping 865 Walgreens and Rite Aid Stores, Doubling Footprint

Fred's Pharmacy has agreed to acquire 865 Rite Aid stores for $950 million in cash following Rite Aid's merger with Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Fred's Agrees to Acquire 865 Rite Aid Stores, Shares Soar

Fred's Agrees to Acquire 865 Rite Aid Stores, Shares Soar

Shares of Fred's were up big Tuesday after the company announced an agreement to purchase 865 Rite Aid stores.

Jim Cramer on Fred's Buying 865 Rite Aid Stores

Jim Cramer on Fred's Buying 865 Rite Aid Stores

Jim Cramer asks whether Fred's Pharmacy can succeed in buying hundreds of Rite Aid stores.

Dow Nears 20,000 Milestone and Nasdaq Hits Intraday High

Dow Nears 20,000 Milestone and Nasdaq Hits Intraday High

The Dow Jones Industrial Average draws close to clinching the 20,000 milestone on Tuesday as it trades higher than its all-time closing high.

Stocks Inch Higher Despite Global Terror Attacks; Bank of Japan Leaves Policy Unchanged

Stocks Inch Higher Despite Global Terror Attacks; Bank of Japan Leaves Policy Unchanged

U.S. stocks inched higher Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing in on 20,000, despite alleged terror attacks in Berlin, Zurich and Turkey on Monday

Divestiture Brings Walgreens and Rite Aid a Step Closer to Merging

The sale of 865 Rite Aid stores to Fred's Pharmacy increases the likelihood of FTC approval for the WBA-RAD merger.

Stock Futures Tiptoe Higher After Global Terror Attacks

Stock Futures Tiptoe Higher After Global Terror Attacks

Stock futures creep higher on Tuesday in cautious trade as uncertainty reigns after separate terror attacks in Berlin, Zurich and Turkey on Monday.