Stock Price of Chicos FAS, Inc. (CHS) Increases 6.66%

Chicos FAS, Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -0.35% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 21.38% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 46.15% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Chicos FAS, Inc. has a positive value of 8.44 compared to overall market. Chicos FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) has climbed 6.66% in the past week and advanced 5.01% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 5.8% and the outperformance has advanced to 3.13% for the last 4 weeks period.

Chicos FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Chicos FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $14.11 and hit $14.29 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $14.25, with a gain of 1.86% or 0.26 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,555,054 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $16.85 and the company has a market cap of $1,841 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $9.62 .

Chico's FAS Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 22, 2016. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07. Analyst had a consensus of $0.13. The company had revenue of $596.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $609.75 million. The companys revenue was down -6.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.13 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on Nov 23, 2016 to Market Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 17 from a previous price target of $13 .Chico's FAS was Downgraded by Nomura to Neutral on Nov 16, 2016. Chico's FAS was Downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to Sector Weight on Nov 15, 2016. Chico's FAS was Upgraded by Wolfe Research on Nov 14, 2016 to Outperform, Price Target of the shares are set at $16.Chico's FAS was Upgraded by Citigroup to Buy on Nov 14, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Dec 13, 2016, Ross E Roeder (director) sold 5,000 shares at 16.64 per share price.On Sep 6, 2016, Cynthia Murray (Brand President – Chicos) sold 20,000 shares at 12.67 per share price.On Apr 5, 2016, Colaco Donna Noce (Brand President WH|BM) sold 40,000 shares at 13.02 per share price.

CHICOS FAS, INC. is a specialty retailer of exclusively designed, private label casual clothing and related accessories. Each store offers collections of color coordinated tops, pants, shorts, skirts, jumpsuits, dresses, vests, jackets, outerwear, socks and accessories, including leather and fabric belts, scarves, earrings, necklaces and bracelets.


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