Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA)

4.49
NASDAQ
Prev Close 4.27
Day Low/High 4.19 / 4.60
52 Wk Low/High 3.12 / 12.75
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 33.40B
Market Cap 142.62M
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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This Fashion Name Has It in the Bag

This Fashion Name Has It in the Bag

Profitable firms with debt-free balance sheets are going to be around for the next up cycle, and Vera Bradley is one such stock.

The Road to Normalcy

The Road to Normalcy

I think the quarantine has gone too far, with unintended consequences that will be tallied later.

These Retail Names Are Suffering the Post-Christmas Blues

These Retail Names Are Suffering the Post-Christmas Blues

Chico's FAS showed some signs of life, but a number of other retailers were down in the dumps.

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

The 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio includes a half-dozen offenders from the previous iteration of the portfolio.

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

The 22 stocks in the Double Net Value Portfolio collectively outperformed the value components of the Russell 2000 and Russell Micro indices.

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Most of the 22 largely small-cap stocks that make up the portfolio are now in positive territory, with Hibbett Sports leading the way.

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

The portfolio of 22 smaller names has slid into negative territory, showing the pressure the market has put of late on smaller-cap stocks.

Strolling Around Outlet Stores and a Queen-Less County Fair, Too

Strolling Around Outlet Stores and a Queen-Less County Fair, Too

A visit to western Pennsylvania provides insight into how various retailers may be faring and also turns up a county fair controversy.

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

As we enter the dog days of summer, with lower volume and perhaps more volatility, portfolio performance may get interesting.

Vera Bradley Takes Majority Stake in Bracelet Maker Pura Vida

Vera Bradley Takes Majority Stake in Bracelet Maker Pura Vida

Investment suggests that for now, the bag maker is focused on revitalizing its brand.

Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

This is the first inception-to-date period that the portfolio has not outperformed its benchmarks.

These 4 Stocks Are Potential Acquisition Candidates

These 4 Stocks Are Potential Acquisition Candidates

They're cheap, have lots of cash, and/or have fairly strong brand names.

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

These 22 stocks in the aggregate are still outpacing the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices, but by a narrower margin than before.

There Were Plenty of Surprises in Q1

There Were Plenty of Surprises in Q1

The fourth quarter's dreadful performance may seem like a distant memory, but it was quite brutal.

This Deep-Value Portfolio Keeps Plugging Along

This Deep-Value Portfolio Keeps Plugging Along

These 22 stocks in the aggregate continue to outpace the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices as all but three are in positive territory.

Vera Bradley Looks Attractive Again

Vera Bradley Looks Attractive Again

The maker of handbags and accessories posted better-than-expected results this week and has forecast results for this fiscal year that are ahead of the consensus.

Value Investors Are Patient, Phillies Fans Won't Be With Bryce Harper

Value Investors Are Patient, Phillies Fans Won't Be With Bryce Harper

When high expectations are not met, that's when overpaying (for a player or a stock) really stings.

The Double-Net Portfolio Is a Good Value on This Rising Market Tide

The Double-Net Portfolio Is a Good Value on This Rising Market Tide

Titan Machinery is the top performer so far in 2019, up 38% since portfolio launch.

So Far, So Good for My 2019 Double-Net Value Portfolio

So Far, So Good for My 2019 Double-Net Value Portfolio

The 22 names in the portfolio as a group are outpacing the value components of the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices.

Small-Caps Are (Mostly) Avoiding The Latest Round of Market Whiplash

Small-Caps Are (Mostly) Avoiding The Latest Round of Market Whiplash

Those names in the green are not what one might expect, including some specialty retailers from my double-net value portfolio.

Rolling Out My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio

Rolling Out My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio

Despite disappointing performance this year, the strategy has shown solid return in the past.

Chico's FAS Needs to Appeal to their Demographic

Chico's FAS Needs to Appeal to their Demographic

Easier said than done: They also have to turn sales around.

Based on My Black Friday Observations, How Will These Stocks Perform?

Based on My Black Friday Observations, How Will These Stocks Perform?

The longest line we witnessed was outside the Nike store; now that was a line.

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

Triple nets are companies trading between 2 and 3 times net current asset value; here are several of these value names.

Nike May Have Nuked Itself, Plus the Latest on Zoe's Kitchen and Vera Bradley

Nike May Have Nuked Itself, Plus the Latest on Zoe's Kitchen and Vera Bradley

Thoughts on the Colin Kaepernick "Just Do It" choice, the bid for Zoe's and Vera Bradley's earnings.

Sports Retailers Stage Epic Comeback From Year-Ago Drubbing

Sports Retailers Stage Epic Comeback From Year-Ago Drubbing

Dick's Sporting Goods and Foot Locker are among the specialty retailers that bounced back after a butt-whooping last summer.

Why I'm Moving on From Specialty Retail Stocks

Why I'm Moving on From Specialty Retail Stocks

The sale of FOSL and CATO, and a partial HIBB, have significantly reduced my overall exposure.

Better Days Ahead For Vera Bradley

Better Days Ahead For Vera Bradley

Specialty retail is indeed a tough area, but in classic form, markets have overly punished a number of them.