NYSE: CHS Price: $7.98 Change: +0.09 (+1.14%) Volume: 4,100,044 20 min delay 11/17/1704:04 PM

FAQ's

What are the ticker symbols and CUSIP number for Chico's FAS common stock? Where does Chico's FAS common stock trade?

Chico's FAS, Inc. Common Stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol CHS. Its CUSIP number is 168615-10-2. From March 26, 1993 to April 11, 2001 Chico's traded on NASDAQ under the symbol CHCS.

back to top

Does Chico's FAS pay a dividend and have a direct stock purchase plan?

Yes, Chico's FAS' latest cash dividend was $0.075 per common share. The company does have a dividend reinvestment program for registered shareholders. You can obtain information on the plan, including the plan prospectus and enrollment card, by visiting the plan's Administrator's website, www.amstock.com. or by calling toll-free, 1-888-490-1287.

back to top

When has Chico's FAS stock split?

Chico's has split its stock six times since going public in 1993 as follows:

  • 02/22/2005 - 2 for one
  • 07/29/2002 - 2 for one
  • 01/18/2002 - 3 for 2
  • 05/16/2001 - 3 for 2
  • 01/14/2000 - 2 for one
  • 01/14/1994 - 2 for one

back to top

I have lost my stock certificate. How can I get a new copy? How can I find out how many shares of stock I have? How can I change the name and address on my stock certificate?

Contact our Transfer Agent - American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, 6201 15th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11219, 1-888-490-1287 or visit their web site at www.amstock.com for answers to these types of shareholder questions.

back to top

Where did the name Chico's FAS, Inc. come from?

Chico's was originally named Chico's Folk Art Specialties, Inc. as Chico's sold folk art items in its early years. In 1990 the Company shortened its name to Chico's FAS, Inc. to more properly reflect its current business, yet retain its past. The name Chico's came from a bilingual parrot owned by the founders' friends.

back to top

Does Chico's give guidance on future earnings or endorse analyst earnings?

Chico's does not endorse or comment on analyst earnings estimates except through formal press releases when deemed necessary. Chico's does not endorse or comment on analyst earnings.

back to top

As a shareholder, how do I communicate with the Chico’s FAS Board of Directors?

Shareholders who desire to communicate with the Board may do so in writing directed to the Company’s Secretary, at Chico’s FAS, Corporate Secretary, c/o the Legal Department, 11215 Metro Parkway, Fort Myers, Florida 33966, or via email to legal@chicos.com. The Secretary will consider the nature of the communication and determine whether it is appropriate to forward the communication to the CGNC or the Audit Committee, which committee will take such action as it deems appropriate. Communications relating to ordinary business operations, pertaining to non-executive officer personnel issues, or seeking to do business with the Company will be forwarded to the proper business unit within the Company.

Any shareholder who has concerns or complaints regarding the Company’s accounting, internal controls, auditing, improper use of the Company’s assets, or ethical improprieties, may report these concerns anonymously to the Company’s toll free hotline at 1-888-361-5813, or directly to the Company’s Legal Department as described above. If appropriate, these concerns will be forwarded directly to the Audit Committee.

back to top