Analysts await Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN) to report earnings on Mar, 27 for the fiscal quarter ending Jan 2018.

They expect $0.19 EPS, down 105.26% or $0.2 from last year’s $0.39 per share.

At the moment 5 analysts are watching Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FRAN), 0 rate it “Buy”, 0 “Outperform”, 5 “Underperform”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”.

Looking forward, for the quarter ending Apr-18, 3 analysts have a mean sales target of 111.10 million. For the quarter ending Jul-18, 3 analysts have a mean sales target of 124.37 million whilst for the year ending Jan-18, 5 analysts have a mean target of 470.94 million.

In terms of earnings per share, 4 analysts have a 0.14 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Apr-18, for the quarter ending Jul-18, 4 analysts have a 0.23 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Jul-18 there are 4 estimates of 0.52 EPS.

The biggest institutional shareholders in Francesca’s Holdings Corporation include Daruma Capital Management, LLC which owns 3 million shares in the company valued at $22.76 million. Paradigm Capital Management, Inc. is the second biggest holder with 3 million shares currently valued at 22.58 million whilst Vanguard Group Inc has 2 million shares valued at 18.13 million.

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 30,268,086 with a reported 3,233,227 bought and 4,804,421 sold. These holdings make up 83.65% of the company’s outstanding shares.

Currently insiders hold 1,149,726 shares in the business which makes up 3.18% of shares. The biggest holder currently is Mr. John De Meritt who owns 510,000 shares (1.41% of those outstanding), whilst Michael W. Barnes holds 90,982 (0.25% of shares outstanding) and Sei Jin Alt holds 83,349 (0.23% of shares outstanding).

The stock increased or $0 during the last trading session, hitting $.