Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS) Soars 3.17% on May 22

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Chico's FAS Inc. (CHS) had a good day on the market for Friday May 22 as shares jumped 3.17% to close at $1.30. About 1.43 million shares traded hands on 5,045 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 120.38 million. After opening the trading day at $1.26, shares of Chico's FAS Inc. stayed within a range of $1.30 to $1.22.

With today's gains, Chico's FAS Inc. now has a market cap of $156.5 million. Shares of Chico's FAS Inc. have been trading within a range of $5.14 and $0.94 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Chico's FAS Inc is an apparel retailer with a portfolio of private-label brands that sell women's clothing and accessories. Brands include Chico's, White House/Black Market, and Soma Intimates. The brands generally target women over 35 years old with moderate to high-income levels. It sells directly to the consumer through its retail stores, websites, and telephone call centers. The company sources most of its product from foreign manufacturers and distributes all products from its distribution center in Georgia.

Chico's FAS Inc. is based out of Fort Myers, FL and has some 17,100 employees. Its CEO is Bonnie R. Brooks.

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Chico's FAS Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000. The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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