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|Bid||3.2200 x 4000|
|Ask||3.2300 x 4000|
|Day's Range||3.2100 - 3.3600|
|52 Week Range||2.9800 - 10.4400|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.48|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||50.00|
|Earnings Date||Aug 27, 2019 - Sep 3, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.35 (10.74%)|
|1y Target Est||4.06|
U.S. women's apparel retailer Chico's FAS Inc said on Thursday it has named Bonnie Brooks as it new chief executive officer and president. In April, Chico's said Brooks had been named interim CEO, following the abrupt resignation of Shelley Broader from her roles as chief executive and president of the company. Chico's also named Molly Langenstein as president of its apparel group, effective Aug. 1.
Bonnie Brooks has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President of Chico's FAS and will remain a member of the Chico's FAS Board. Responsibility for the Company's apparel brands has been consolidated under one leader.
Chico's Fas Inc. shares fell 4% in Thursday trading after the women's apparel and accessories company shut down its Fort Myers, Fla. corporate campus due to threat of an active shooter. "Local law enforcement and other emergency personnel were immediately notified, and are presently on site," Chico's said in a statement. "As a precaution, and consistent with existing security protocols and policies, all employees were notified of the situation in real-time. A lockdown of all facilities has been initiated, and employees at the site have been instructed by local law enforcement to shelter in place at a secure location." The company said that no actual shooter has been identified and the company is unaware of any injuries. Chico's stock has fallen almost 68% over the last year while the S&P 500 index is up nearly 6% for the period.
Earlier today, Chico's FAS security personnel received an anonymous call regarding the threat of an active shooter in the area around its corporate headquarters facility in Fort Myers. The security and safety of our employees is of paramount importance to Chico's FAS. No actual shooter has been identified, and the Company is currently unaware of any injuries.
FORT MYERS, Fla., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chico's FAS' (CHS) intimate apparel brand, Soma, today announced its partnership with retail concept, b8ta and an expanded partnership with QVC that will enable the brand's innovation in form and fit to be available to even more customers and loyal fans. SOMAINNOFIT is a fit-measuring bra that helps women find their perfect Soma bra fit by connecting via Bluetooth to an app, quickly capturing four key body measurements. Additionally, Soma's relationship with multi-platform retailer QVC has performed above expectations, and the brand is today announcing additional sales initiatives to further build on this successful relationship.
FORT MYERS, Fla. , June 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE: CHS) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0875 per share of its common stock, a ...
Women's apparel retailer Chico's FAS Inc said on Thursday its board had rejected an unsolicited buyout offer from private equity Sycamore Partners LP as it substantially undervalued the company. Sycamore last week said it had lowered its offer for Chico's to $350 million in cash because of the U.S. women's apparel retailer's deteriorating financial performance.
FORT MYERS, Fla., June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chico's FAS, Inc. (CHS) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has unanimously rejected the unsolicited proposal received from Sycamore Partners ("Sycamore") on June 19, 2019 to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Chico's FAS for $3.00 per share in cash.
Board of Directors Unanimously Approves Amendment to Company Bylaws to Opt Out of Florida's Control Share Acquisition Statute Bylaw Amendment Provides Voting Rights for ALL Chico's FAS Shareholders and ...
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Chico's FAS Inc. responded to the lowered buyout bid made by private equity firm Sycamore Partners, saying it will "carefully review" the revised unsolicited bid of $3.00 a share, and respond "in due course." The women's apparel retailer noted, however, that it had already reviewed and unanimously rejected the previous bid of $3.50 a share, as the board of directors determined Sycamore's proposal "substantially undervalued Chico's FAS and was not in the best interest of Chico's FAS shareholders." Chico's said in a release Wednesday afternoon that numerous shareholders supported the board's decision to reject the previous proposal. Chico's stock, which was still inactive in Thursday's premarket, had gained 3.2% on Wednesday to bounce the lowest close on Tuesday since December 2008. The stock has dropped 62.6% over the past 12 months, while the S&P 500 has gained 5.8%.
FORT MYERS, Fla., June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chico's FAS, Inc. (CHS) (the "Company") today confirmed that it has received a revised unsolicited proposal from Sycamore Partners ("Sycamore") to acquire the Company for $3.00 per share in cash. Consistent with its fiduciary duties and in consultation with its independent financial and legal advisors, the Chico's FAS Board of Directors (the "Board") will carefully review Sycamore's revised proposal to determine the course of action that it believes is in the best interests of Chico's FAS shareholders.
Private equity firm Sycamore Partners said Wednesday it was revising down its buyout bid for Chico's FAS Inc. by 14%, saying the women's apparel retailer has declined engage in discussions despite continued poor performance. Sycamore said it would pay $3.00 for each Chico's share outstanding, down from a previous bid made last month for $3.50 a share. The stock rose 3.2% in afternoon trade, after closing Tuesday at $3.11, or the lowest level since December 2008. Since Sycamore made its previous offer on May 10, the stock has tumbled 19.5%; on June 11, Chico's beat fiscal first-quarter profit and net sales expectations, but missed on same-store sales and cut its outlook. "Engaging with us so we can perform our due diligence will create an attractive and certain alternative for your shareholders, which we believe is in their best interest given the company's deteriorating performance and share price," Sycamore Managing Director Stefan Kaluzny wrote in a letter to Chico's Chairman David Walker. Chico's stock has tumbled 62.0% over the past 12 months, while the SPDR S&P Retail ETF has lost 15.4% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 7.3%.
Interim President and CEO of Chico's Fas Inc (NYSE:CHS) Bonnie R. Brooks bought 28,700 shares of CHS on 06/14/2019 at an average price of $3.49 a share.
Investors need to pay close attention to Chico's FAS (CHS) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.
Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE: CHS ) reported disappointing first-quarter comps due to softness at its White House Black Market division and lowered its full-year guidance. Ongoing issues at WHBM cast doubt ...
Chico's FAS earnings for the first quarter of 2019 have CHS stock soaring higher on Tuesday.Source: Adam Fagen via Flickr (Modified)Chico's FAS (NYSE:CHS) starts off its earnings report for the first quarter of the year with earnings per share of 5 cents. This is down from the company's earnings per share of 23 cents from the same time last year. However, it was a boon to CHS stock by beating out Wall Street's earnings per share estimate of 3 cents for the quarter.Net income reported by Chico's FAS for the first quarter of 2019 comes in at $2.03 million. This is a drop from the company's net income of $29.00 million reported in the first quarter of 2018.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe Chico's FAS earnings report for the first quarter of the year also includes operating income of $5.42 million. That's a decrease from the clothing company's operating income of $40.45 million reported during the same period of the year prior.Chico's FAS earnings for the first quarter of 2019 have revenue coming in at $517.73 million. This is lower than the company's revenue of $561.82 million reported during the first quarter of the previous year. It also misses analysts' revenue estimate of $518.30 million for the period, but that wasn't keeping CHS stock down today. * 7 Dark Horse Stocks Winning the Race in 2019 The most recent Chico's FAS earnings report also includes its outlook for 2019. The company says that it is expecting revenue for the year to be down in the low-to mid-single digit range from the same time last year.CHS stock was up 15% as of Tuesday morning. More From InvestorPlace * 4 Top American Penny Pot Stocks (Buy Before June 21) * 7 Dark Horse Stocks Winning the Race in 2019 * 6 Chinese Stocks to Sell That Are Suffering From a Digital Ad Slowdown * 4 Technology Stocks Blasting Higher As of this writing, William White did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities.Compare Brokers The post Chico's FAS Earnings: CHS Stock Soars on Q1 Beat appeared first on InvestorPlace.
bounced back from a premarket fall Tuesday, after the women's apparel retailer beat Wall Street's first-quarter earnings and revenue expectations. Sales fell 7.8% to $517.7 million but were ahead of Wall Street's call for $517.6 million. For the second quarter, Chico's said it expects a mid-single digit decline in total net sales and consolidated comparable sales due to expected softer sales in its White House Black Market brand.
Chico's (CHS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 66.67% and 0.37%, respectively, for the quarter ended April 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Shares of Chico's FAS Inc. slumped 6.2% toward a 10 1/2-year low in premarket trade Tuesday, after the women's apparel retailer reported fiscal first-quarter profit and net sales that topped expectations, but missed on same-store sales and lowered its full-year guidance. Net income for the quarter to May 4 fell to $2.03 million, or 2 cents a share, from $29.0 million, or 23 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Excluding non-recurring items, adjusted earnings per share came to 5 cents, above the FactSet consensus of 3 cents. Net sales fell 7.8% to $517.7 million, just above the FactSet consensus of $517.6 million, while the 7.0% decline in same-store sales missed expectations of a 6.5% decline. Gross margin fell to 36.9% of net sales from 40.4%. For fiscal 2019, the company cut its outlook for net sales and same-store sales to a decline in the "low-to-mid-single-digit" percentage range from a "low-single-digit" decline, and lowered its gross margin as a percent of sales guidance to be down 50 to 100 basis points (0.50 to 1.00 percentage points) from flat to down 50 basis points. The stock, on track to open at the lowest price seen during regular session hours since December 2008, has lost 33% over the past three months, while the SPDR S&P Retail ETF has fallen 8.2% and the S&P 500 has gained 3.7%.