Technical Signal Analysis for Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN)

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) for the period of 9-Day stands at 21.05% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 14.05%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation is a specialty retailer of women’s apparel products. The Company operates a chain of retail boutiques in the United States. It offers apparel, jewelry, accessories, and gifts to female customers. The company also sells its products through e-commerce Website, francescascollections.com. Francesca’s Holdings Corporation is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) opened the session at $6.82 and after going up 1.76% closed at $6.93. The stock gained 0.11 points in the last trade.

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $6.81 and $7.02 during the previous active session. Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) traded with the volume of 1.69 Million with average volume of 1.23 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.22 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.29 and 39.68 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) is at 0.5% and the shares outstanding are 36.1 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) stands at 0% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 7.18 while Forward P/E shows the value of 8.59.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 0.72. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.51 and 2.18 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 7.51 and 7.92 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) stands at 1.4 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 2.1.

Return on Assets ROA of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) is at 18.8% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) stand at 31.9% and 36.3% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -7.72% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -4.02%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -30.84% while six month performance of the shares of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) remained bearish with the count of -53.02%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) remained down at -57.8% and -61.56% respectively.