Chico's FAS (CHS) dividend stock





  • Yield

     4.01%
  • Dividend

     0.33
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     9.9%
  • Dividend increased

     7 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     46%
  • Dividend pay date

     9/25/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     9/8/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 122.8%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     14 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     13.9
  • Tweed factor

     2.5
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
122.8%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-100.0%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-58.6%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
-34.0%
Price change from 52 week high   
-51.2%
Price change from 50 days average   
-0.4%
Price change from 200 days average   
-23.1%
Price info
Change
0.11 (1.36%)


Last price
8.22 USD


Day range
8.04 - 8.23


Year range
6.96 - 16.85

Financial health
Current ratio
1.56


Debt/equity ratio
14.41


Cash
140.15M


Debt
92.22M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
11.46


Price/book (P/B)
1.65


Forward price/earning (P/E)
11.58


Price/sales (P/S)
0.43


PEG
0.95


Market cap
1.03B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.9300,0.5000,-0.1100
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
nan%
10 year history
0.0000,0.0000,0.0000,0.1600,0.2000,0.2100,0.2400,0.3000,0.3080,0.3200
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
-100.0%
0.9300,0.5000,-0.1100,0.3900,0.6400,0.8200,1.0800,0.4100,0.4200,0.0100
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-39.6%
4.5700,5.1800,5.3100,5.4000,5.9900,6.0900,6.7900,6.5300,6.4100,4.7900
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
0.5%
0.0000,0.0000,0.0000,0.0000,24.7000,24.2000,19.7000,35.3000,46.7000,0.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-100.0%
178.0000,176.0000,176.0000,179.0000,178.0000,170.0000,164.0000,156.0000,149.0000,139.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-2.7%
Other companies in the apparel stores industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
United Kingdom   Next 24 yrs2.98%13.7%
USA   Ross Stores 23 yrs1.05%19.7%
USA   Gap 13 yrs3.24%16.0%
USA   Stage Stores 8 yrs10.47%12.7%
USA   Nordstrom 8 yrs3.16%10.0%
USA   DSW 7 yrs3.90%39.8%
Company profile
Empoloyees
7,140


Sector


Website


Founded
1983


Industry


SEC filings




Chico?s FAS, Inc. operates as an omni-channel specialty retailer of women?s private branded, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories, and other non-clothing items. The company's portfolio of brands consists of Chico's, White House|Black Market (WH|BM), Soma Intimates (Soma), ...
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Address:
11215 Metro Parkway, Fort Myers, FL, 33966

Phone:
+1 239 277-6200
The dividend of CHS is 0.33 for the last 12 months, and based on a stock price of 8.22, the yield is 4.01%. The dividend has been raised for 7 years in a row (since 2010). CHS has a payout ratio of 46%, meaning that 46% of their earnings are paid as dividends. The company has a dividend payback period of 14 years. They have increased their dividend by 9.9% on average in the last 5 years. 9/8/2017 is the ex-dividend date for Chico's FAS, while 9/25/2017 is the dividend pay date. This US company was founded in 1983 and has 7,140 employees. The stock belongs to the apparel stores industry in the services sector. Our dividend rating for this stock is 3 / 5 stars.






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