Hold Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [FRAN] Stock Before Shares Hit Major Turbulence

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [FRAN] stock is down -18.15 while the S&P 500 has risen 0.09% on Monday, 12/07/20. While at the time of this article, FRAN ATR is sitting at 0.43, with the beta value at 2.34. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 15.44%, while it was 15.65% for the past 30-day period. FRAN has fallen -$0.51 from the previous closing price of $2.81 on volume of 0.52 million shares.

On 3, December 2020, francesca’s® Files Voluntary Chapter 11 to Implement Sale. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Company Obtains $25 Million in Financing to Facilitate Sale Process While Continuing to Serve Customers in the Ordinary Course.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [NASDAQ:FRAN] stock was on September 12, 2018, when it was Downgrade with a Neutral rating from B. Riley FBR, which also lowered its 12-month price target on the stock from $9 to $4. Before that, on November 27, 2018, B. Riley FBR Recapitulated a Neutral rating and elevated its amount target to $2.50. On June 18, 2018, B. Riley FBR Inc. Upgrade a Buy rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $7 to $8. On September 06, 2017, FBR & Co. Reiterated a Neutral rating and decreased its price target from $10 to $8. On August 22, 2017, SunTrust Reiterated a Buy rating and decreased its price target to $10. On May 31, 2017, FBR & Co. Upgrade a Mkt perform rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $14. On December 06, 2016, Mizuho Reiterated a Neutral rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $15 to $18. Nomura elevated its amount target by recapitulating a higher weight for this stock.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $1.70 and a peak of $19.91. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $21.00. At the most recent market close, shares of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [NASDAQ:FRAN] were valued at $2.30.


Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [NASDAQ:FRAN] most recently reported quarterly sales of 75.72 billion, which represented growth of -28.60%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $77,833 per employee, while its income is -$4,778 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 26.70%, its Operating Margin is -19.10%, its Pretax Margin is -6.11, and its Net Margin is -6.14. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at -9.27, -41.73, -6.26 and -15.12 respectively.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 84.75 and the whole liability to whole assets at 67.49. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 65.86 and enduring liability to assets at 0.52 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 2.65 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 2.49. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 2.98 and at 3.15 for 2nd resistance point.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Francesca’s Holdings Corporation [NASDAQ:FRAN] is 0.60. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.22. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.05 and it’s amount to book ratio is 0.51.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by REDGRAVE MARTYN R, Director, and it was the purchase of 2500.0 shares on Dec 17. Bender Patricia A., the Director, completed a purchase of 5000.0 shares on Dec 16. On Dec 11, EMMETT RICHARD J, Director, completed a purchase of 2500.0 shares.