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Fred's Inc (FRED.OQ)

FRED.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

6.04USD
18 Aug 2017
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$0.04 (+0.67%)
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Volume
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FRED.OQ

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About

Fred's, Inc. (Fred's) is engaged in the sale of general merchandise through its retail discount stores and full service pharmacies. The Company sells general merchandise to its over 20 franchisees. The Company has approximately 660 retail stores, over 370 pharmacies, and approximately three specialty pharmacy facilities located... (more)

Overall

Beta: 1.86
Market Cap(Mil.): $229.83
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 38.05
Dividend: 0.06
Yield (%): 3.97

Financials

  FRED.OQ Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 24.13 19.82
EPS (TTM): -2.81 -- --
ROI: -21.26 15.52 10.74
ROE: -29.59 26.07 13.08

BRIEF-Fred's appoints Heath Freeman to board of directors

* fred’s, inc. Announces appointment of heath freeman to board of directors

Aug 14 2017

BRIEF-Fred's Pharmacy says July sales fell 3.5 percent to $150.5 mln

* Fred's ‍comparable store sales for july included negative 0.6pct impact as a result of sale of low productive discontinued inventory versus july of last year​

Aug 03 2017

BRIEF-U.S. CPSC says Fred's recalls charcoal grills due to fire hazard

* Says Fred's recalls 2,000 charcoal grills due to fire hazard

Aug 02 2017

BRIEF-Fred’s pharmacy appoints Jason Jenne chief financial officer

* Fred’S pharmacy appoints Jason Jenne chief financial officer

Jul 19 2017

BRIEF-Fred’s Pharmacy reports 1.6 pct fall in June same-store sales

* Says ‍fred's total sales for month decreased 5.3% year-over-year to $197.5 million from $208.5 million in June 2016​

Jul 06 2017

BRIEF-Fred's Inc files for offering of upto 9.3 million shares of common stock by selling shareholder

* Fred's Inc files for offering of upto 9.3 million shares of common stock by selling shareholder - sec filing Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Jun 30 2017

Wall Street hit hard as tech softness continues

Wall Street fell sharply on Thursday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow industrials suffering their worst daily percentage drops in about six weeks, as a recent decline in technology shares deepened and outweighed strength in bank shares. | Video

Jun 29 2017

Walgreens scraps Rite Aid merger, will instead buy half its stores

Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc scrapped its deal to buy Rite Aid Corp after failing to win antitrust approval, but said it would instead buy nearly half of the smaller rival's U.S. stores for $5.18 billion. | Video

Jun 29 2017

US STOCKS-Wall Street hit hard as tech softness continues

* Tech sector off 1.8 pct; Apple, Microsoft among biggest drags

Jun 29 2017

UPDATE 6-Walgreens scraps Rite Aid merger, will instead buy half its stores

* Walgreens to buy 2,186 Rite Aid stores, 3 distribution centers

Jun 29 2017

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