Chico’s FAS (NYSE:CHS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The specialty retailer reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02, RTT News reports. Chico’s FAS had a net margin of 0.41% and a return on equity of 3.34%. The firm had revenue of $517.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $517.61 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.23 EPS. Chico’s FAS’s revenue was down 7.8% on a year-over-year basis.
CHS opened at $3.55 on Thursday. Chico’s FAS has a 1-year low of $3.24 and a 1-year high of $10.44. The company has a quick ratio of 0.91, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.25. The firm has a market capitalization of $434.85 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.45, a P/E/G ratio of 6.07 and a beta of 0.28.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 1st. Investors of record on Monday, June 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.0875 per share. This represents a $0.35 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 14th. Chico’s FAS’s dividend payout ratio is presently 112.90%.
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About Chico’s FAS
Chico's FAS, Inc operates as an omnichannel specialty retailer of women's private branded casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, and complementary accessories. It operates under the Chico's, White House Black Market (WHBM), and Soma brand names. The Chico's brand primarily sells private branded clothing focusing on women 45 and older.
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