Discussion stirs around Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) this week; here is what analysts are saying.

February 15, 2018 - By Kurt Siggers

 Discussion stirs around Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) this week; here is what analysts are saying.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.39, from 1.42 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 43 investors sold Chico's FAS, Inc. shares while 57 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 74 raised stakes. 127.00 million shares or 1.17% less from 128.51 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Tiaa Cref Inv Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 508,103 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Jefferies Grp Ltd Llc reported 136,200 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Ameritas Invest Partners Inc holds 11,271 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Morgan Stanley stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Axa has invested 0% in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Renaissance Limited Liability Company has 748,600 shares. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas invested in 0% or 10,747 shares. Koch Industries holds 0.05% in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) or 24,257 shares. Indexiq Ltd Liability Company owns 0.02% invested in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) for 61,037 shares. Voya Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 58,999 shares. New York-based Clearbridge Investments Limited Liability has invested 0% in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Moreover, Pacad Ltd has 0.01% invested in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Ahl Prtn Llp has invested 0.02% in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Mason Street Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS). Quantbot Technology Ltd Partnership invested 0.06% in Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS).

Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) Ratings Coverage

Among 18 analysts covering Chico’s FAS (NYSE:CHS), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Chico’s FAS had 58 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 10 by Jefferies. As per Monday, October 16, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, August 31 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Wednesday, September 27. RBC Capital Markets maintained Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) on Thursday, July 6 with “Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, November 15, the company rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Wednesday, November 25 by Morgan Stanley. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 16 report. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $14 target in Wednesday, November 25 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 30 by RBC Capital Markets. Below is a list of Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) latest ratings and price target changes.

02/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
10/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $9.0 Maintain
21/11/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $14.0
17/11/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $10.0 Maintain
16/11/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
16/10/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $12.0 Maintain
16/10/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Hold New Target: $8.0 Downgrade
11/10/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
11/10/2017 Broker: Bank of America Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Underperform Downgrade
03/10/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $10.0 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $9.88. About 393,214 shares traded. Chico's FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS) has risen 1.08% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.62% the S&P500.

ChicoÂ’s FAS, Inc. operates as an omni-channel specialty retailer of womenÂ’s private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, and complementary accessories. The company has market cap of $1.26 billion. The company's portfolio of brands consists of the ChicoÂ’s, White House Black Market , and Soma. It has a 14.68 P/E ratio. The Chico's brand primarily sells private branded clothing focusing on women 45 and older.

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