3. As of noon trading, Francescas Holdings ( FRAN) is down $6.18 (-25.7%) to $17.84 on heavy volume. Thus far, 14.2 million shares of Francescas Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $17.62-$19.06 after having opened the day at $18.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $24.02. Francesca's Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiary, Francesca's Collections, Inc., operates a chain of retail boutiques. The company offers a selection of fashion apparel, jewelry, accessories, and gifts primarily to its female customers. Francescas Holdings has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the retail industry. Shares are down 7.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Francescas Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Francescas Holdings as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full Francescas Holdings Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.