Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA)

9.26
0.39 4.00
NASDAQ
Prev Close 9.65
Open 9.65
Day Low/High 9.10 / 9.74
52 Wk Low/High 6.92 / 13.62
Volume 425.24K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 34.02B
Market Cap 320.14M
P/E Ratio 21.72
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Stop Worrying About Market Timing

Stop Worrying About Market Timing

Many fine companies are now available at huge discounts to both their true values and where they sat just a few months ago. Let's take a look.

I'm Flirting With the Idea of Going With Vera Bradley Again

I'm Flirting With the Idea of Going With Vera Bradley Again

The maker of women's handbags and accessories has fallen to a tempting price after a recent post-earnings tumble.

This Stock Is All Dressed Up With Someplace to Go

This Stock Is All Dressed Up With Someplace to Go

Let's look at Vera Bradley as it's set to post earnings this week.

Going 'Naked' Can Be Fun ... And Profitable

Going 'Naked' Can Be Fun ... And Profitable

Naked put writing is not for everybody, it can provide immediate income along with significant downside protection -- let's strip the technique down to the basics.

Here's How 'Bad News' Can Be Your Best Friend When Investing

Here's How 'Bad News' Can Be Your Best Friend When Investing

Buying beaten-up shares of companies that are down merely due to analyst downgrades is one of my favorite things to do. Here's a great example using Vera Bradley.

'There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere'

'There's Always a Bull Market Somewhere'

Jim Cramer's words ring true as I look at my lists of stocks and how they fared over the past few months.

Vera Bradley Is Still Poised for a Major Rebound

Vera Bradley Is Still Poised for a Major Rebound

I've been writing about VRA for a while, and here's why it's still got a good move in store.

I Told You There Was Still a Lot Worth Buying ...

I Told You There Was Still a Lot Worth Buying ...

Most of the stocks in my 'Sexy Sixteen' chart -- which included no mega-cap tech names -- are looking really good just a few weeks out. Here are the results so far.

Now, How Should I 'Put' This ...

Now, How Should I 'Put' This ...

Put writing is better than, and not as risky as, you think. Let me explain.

Want Your Portfolio to Pop? Look Beyond the Mega Caps

Want Your Portfolio to Pop? Look Beyond the Mega Caps

It's not just those big names that go up. Here are some under-the-radar companies to consider.

I've Still Got My Eyes on Vera

I've Still Got My Eyes on Vera

If you bought VRA on my original recommendation in late May, here's what you should do -- and what I expect.

Outlet Shops Provide Surprising Outlet for Cooped-up Shoppers

Outlet Shops Provide Surprising Outlet for Cooped-up Shoppers

An outlet mall in Western Pennsylvania may be a sample of one, but it showed some encouraging retail activity amid the pandemic.

Retail Madness Grows as Volatility Returns to the Market

Retail Madness Grows as Volatility Returns to the Market

Vera Bradley posted better-than-expected results as the S&P 500 saw its 11th 'volatile' trading day in just 2 months.

Yes on Vera Bradley Handbags, No on the Stock

Yes on Vera Bradley Handbags, No on the Stock

VRA rallied after reporting its latest quarterly results.

Buy/Write Combos Let You Bag Some Big Bucks With Little Risk

Buy/Write Combos Let You Bag Some Big Bucks With Little Risk

Here we look at the benefits of putting down small cash in buy/write strategies for Coty and Vera Bradley.

Life May Not Give Second Chances, but Equity Options Can

Life May Not Give Second Chances, but Equity Options Can

Here's a fine way to potentially own stocks at prices that are no longer available.

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.