Stocks To Watch For- Yamana Gold Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AUY), Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS)

Yamana Gold Inc. (USA) (NYSE:AUY) traded at a yearly high level of $5.99 during the last trading session. The last session’s volume of 8.43 million shares was lower than its average volume of 12.59 million shares. The stock, after opening at $2.49, closed at $2.49 by scoring -0.40%. The total market capitalization remained at $2.33 billion.

The stock showed weekly downbeat performance of -9.45%, which was maintained for the month at -30.25%. Likewise, the negative performance for the quarter was recorded as -17.39% and for the year was -19.73%, while the YTD performance remained at -11.39%.

Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 4.95% which for the week stands at 4.70%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average -18.27% and negatively from its 50 days moving average -19.42%.

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE:CHS), after opening at $13.60, closed at $13.78 .The last session’s volume of 2.64 million shares was higher than its average volume of 2.62 million shares.

The stock was able to keep return on assets at 8.02% in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry’s average stands at 4.06% and sector’s optimum level is 6.41%.

Turning to market valuation, the P/E ratio is 19.86, the P/S ratio is 0.74 and the P/B ratio is finally 2.86. The stock is down -4.24% in this year through last close, and the beta ratio has a value of 0.67. Chico’s FAS, Inc. has been designated a 2020 Women on Boards Winning Company for having 20% or more of its board seats held by women. Female directors comprise 44% of Chico’s FAS’ board seats. In addition to the impressive representation on its board, 81% of Chico’s FAS’ executive committee is female.

“Chico’s FAS is committed to women’s empowerment and leadership,” said Shelley Broader, President and CEO of Chico’s FAS, Inc. “As a Company that serves women, we recognize and value the immense contributions that women make every day in our boardroom, on our executive team and throughout our organization.”

2020 Women on Boards is a non-profit, grassroots campaign committed to increasing the percentage of women who serve on company boards to 20% or greater by the year 2020. According to 2020 Women on Boards, the number of women on public company boards sits at just 19.7%.


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