What is the Fate of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) After Earnings?

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Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) moved up 1.79% and closed its last trading session at $16.48. This Consumer Discretionary Sector stock currently has the Market Capitalization of 622.61 Million. The Average Volume for the stock is measured as 798.46 Million. The Stock has a 52-Week High of $22.39 and 52-Week Low of $9.75 following the dates, it touched its 52-Week High on Dec 9, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jun 10, 2016. Currently, the Return on Assets value for the trailing twelve months is 23.3% with the Return on Equity and Return on Investment of 37.4% and 30.7% respectively. This firm currently has YTD (year to date) performance of -8.6 Percent which is not good. The Short Ratio for the stock is 6.18.

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio is 15.5. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $1.06. The TTM operating margin is 14.4 percent.

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) reports its Earnings on Tue 21 Mar (In 2 Days). The estimated EPS for the current quarter is said to be $0.37. Following Earnings result, share price were UP 10 times out of last 20 Qtrs. The stock has added about 6% since it reported its last earnings. The Closing price of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) at Last Earnings was $15.54 as compared to the previous closing price of $16.19. The Predicted Move on the 7th day after Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) will release its earnings at about 11%.

By Looking at Earnings History, Out of 12 Quarters when the Earnings were reported, Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) beats earnings by 50%, The Stock Missed Earnings  3  times and has met earnings  3  times.

Earnings History:

We will discuss the past Quarters Earnings below:

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) reported its previous quarter on 12/06/2016 where it reported the Actual Earnings of $0.26. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $15.54. The Stock surged on the very next day of earnings and maintained its stock price at $20.01 by showing a % change of 28.76 percent from its previous closing price. The Next Day Volume after Earnings was reported as 7.32 Million. On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $21.17 by showing 36.23% increase from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported.

On 09/07/2016, the stock reported the EPS of $0.27 where Analysts were projecting the EPS to be $0.18 showing a difference of $0.09. Thus Surprise Factor was there with 50 percent. Before Earnings Announcement on 09/07/2016, the firm had its stock price of $13.99. And immediately on the next day after earnings announcement, the stock inclined 7.01% and closed its trading session at $14.97. On 7th Day after earnings release, Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) surged to 7.15% from $13.99 to $14.99.

On 06/09/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.17/share where Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) reported its Actual EPS of $0.18. Thus showing a Surprise of 5.9 percent. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $10.44 while on the Next day the stock closed its trading session at $10.63 with a percentage change of 1.82% from the price of 10.44 before Earnings. The Stock Closing Price on the 7th day of earnings was $10.72.

Company Profile:

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail boutiques. It offers fashion apparel, jewelry, accessories, and gifts primarily for women between the ages of 18 and 35. The company’s apparel products comprise dresses, fashion tops, sweaters, cardigans and wraps, bottoms, outerwear and jackets, tees and tanks, and intimates; and jewelry includes necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings. Its accessories consist of handbags, clutches, wallets, shoes, belts, hats, scarves, sunglasses, watches, and hair accessories; and gifts include fragrances, candles, bath and body, home accessories, books, wall art, nail polish, and miscellaneous items. As of March 23, 2016, the company operated 626 boutiques in 48 states and the District of Columbia. The company also sells its products through its Website at francescas.com. Francesca’s Holdings Corporation was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.