Chico’s FAS Inc. (NYSE:CHS) will report its next earnings on Nov 22 – Nov 28 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.25/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.22/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 13.6%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Chico’s FAS Inc. and for the current quarter 20 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.13/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.11/share and a High Estimate of $0.16/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 18 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Chico’s FAS Inc. as 610.83 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Chico’s FAS Inc. is 595.4 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 628.1 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 641.22 Million.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CHS to be 0%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -20%. For the next 5 years, Chico’s FAS Inc. is expecting Growth of 11.18% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -10.31% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Chico’s FAS Inc., where 1 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 13 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 18 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Chico’s FAS Inc. might touch $17 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $13.5 and $11 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Chico’s FAS Inc. got Upgrade on 26-May-16 where investment firm Wolfe Research Upgrade the stock from Underperform to Peer Perform.
Chico’s FAS Inc. closed its last trading session at $12 with the loss of -0.67%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 1.57 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $14.88 and 52-week low of $9.61. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.97% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.83% and 3.47% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 21, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Jan 25, 2016.
The Relative Volume of the company is 0.78 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.05 million. Chico’s FAS Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 70.95 and Forward P/E ratio of 14.29.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.8%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 3.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 0.5%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Chico’s FAS Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.61%, where Monthly Performance is -3.48%, Quarterly performance is 1.75%, 6 Months performance is -7.29% and yearly performance percentage is -16.15%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 13.93%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.42% and Monthly Volatility of 2.44%.