Chico's FAS Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Chico's FAS stock? (NYSE:CHS). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company has fluctuating growth.
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company is less known than others.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the CHS Numbers

CHS Price
(Chico's FAS stock price per share)
$5.14
[?] CHS Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$21.04
[?] CHS Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $12.62
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 249% higher than other Consumer Goods stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 200% higher than other Apparel Stores stocks
[?] Cash Yield 50.14%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 29%

This stock has short interest! This means that people have shorted it.

Why does that matter? They've made a bet that price will decrease from where they bought it. Maybe there are financial problems, or maybe there's a value play.

As of the latest analysis, there are 9,288,217 shares shorted. With 111,929,117 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 1,642,725, it would take at least 5.654 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is Chico's FAS Stock on Sale?

We believe that Chico's FAS may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Chico's FAS looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy CHS Stock?

Does Chico's FAS have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.