Freds Profile

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Freds exotic insider transaction detected

Freds Inc insider trading alert for general transaction of options on class a common stock by Steve Wuebker, SVP Supply Chain, on March 6, 2018. This event was filed by Freds Inc with SEC on 2017-02-24. Initial filing of beneficial ownership - SEC Form 3. Steve Wuebker is currently serves as senior vice president - supply chain of Freds Inc [view details]   

Freds Summary

Freds Inc (FRED) is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in TENNESSEE, U.S.A and employs 4,832 people. Freds is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Small-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 107.42 M. Freds Inc conducts business under Services sector and is part of Retail industry. This company has 38.23 M outstanding shares of which 15.76 M shares are currently shorted by private and institutional investors with about 17.61 trading days to cover. FRED'S INC currently holds about 5.11 M in cash with (59.24 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.13.
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Freds, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, sells general merchandise through its retail discount stores and full service pharmacies. Freds, Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee. Freds operates under Discount, Variety Stores classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ. It employs 4832 people. more
Fama & French Retail
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NameFreds Inc
CEOJerry ShoreView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address4300 New Getwell Road
CIK Number00724571.0
Contact Number901 365 8880
Related EntityFR1A
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


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Quarterly Estimate-0.19March 22, 2017
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Freds Corporate Directors
Mary McNabb Independent Director
Peter Bocian Director
Heath Freeman Director