NASDAQ:DEST - Destination Maternity Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.66 +0.07 (+1.53 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 10:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.59
Today's Range$4.60 - $4.71
52-Week Range$1.02 - $6.84
Volume12,369 shs
Average Volume223,796 shs
Market Capitalization$67.74 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Destination Maternity logoDestination Maternity Corporation designs and retails maternity apparel. As of February 3, 2018, the company operated 1,124 retail locations, including 487 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico under the Motherhood Maternity, A Pea in the Pod, and Destination Maternity names; and 637 leased department locations in the United States and Puerto Rico. It also operated 188 international franchised locations comprising 15 stand-alone stores and 173 shop-in-shop locations in the Middle East, South Korea, Mexico, Israel, and India. The company's Motherhood Maternity brand serves the moderate priced portion of the maternity apparel business with stores located in regional malls, strip and power centers, and central business districts; and A Pea in the Pod brand offers an assortment of designer label maternity pieces with stores located in regional malls, lifestyle centers, and central business districts. Its Destination Maternity stores provide Motherhood Maternity and A Pea in the Pod products; and a line of maternity-related accessories, nursing products, health and fitness products, books, and body and nutritional products located in regional malls and lifestyle centers. The company also sells its merchandise on the Internet through its Websites, including and;; and and Websites. The company was formerly known as Mothers Work, Inc. and changed its name to Destination Maternity Corporation in December 2008. Destination Maternity Corporation was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Moorestown, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Womens' clothing stores
Sub-IndustryApparel Retail


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55
Current Ratio1.24
Quick Ratio0.32


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$406.21 million
Price / Sales0.17
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$2.78 per share
Price / Book1.68


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-5.02%
Return on Equity-17.82%
Return on Assets-5.20%


Outstanding Shares14,890,000
Market Cap$67.74 million

Destination Maternity (NASDAQ:DEST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Destination Maternity's stock symbol?

Destination Maternity trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DEST."

How were Destination Maternity's earnings last quarter?

Destination Maternity Corp (NASDAQ:DEST) issued its earnings results on Thursday, June, 14th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $103.23 million for the quarter. Destination Maternity had a negative net margin of 5.02% and a negative return on equity of 17.82%. View Destination Maternity's Earnings History.

When is Destination Maternity's next earnings date?

Destination Maternity is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Destination Maternity.

Who are some of Destination Maternity's key competitors?

Who are Destination Maternity's key executives?

Destination Maternity's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David R. Stern, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Ms. Marla A. Ryan, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Rodney B. Schriver, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)
  • Shelley Liebsch, Sr. VP of Merchandising & Design

Has Destination Maternity been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about DEST stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Destination Maternity earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 46.23 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Destination Maternity.

Who are Destination Maternity's major shareholders?

Destination Maternity's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include MILLER NATHAN G (7.60%), MILLER NATHAN G (7.60%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.58%), Tenzing Global Management LLC (1.88%) and Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (1.82%). Company insiders that own Destination Maternity stock include & Co Towle, Barry Erdos, David L Courtright, David Ross Stern, Invest SA Yeled, Marla A Ryan and Ronald James Masciantonio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Destination Maternity.

Which major investors are selling Destination Maternity stock?

DEST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mondrian Investment Partners LTD and GSA Capital Partners LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Destination Maternity.

Which major investors are buying Destination Maternity stock?

DEST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tenzing Global Management LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Silicon Valley Capital Partners, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Whittier Trust Co. and Whittier Trust Co.. Company insiders that have bought Destination Maternity stock in the last two years include Barry Erdos, David Ross Stern, Invest SA Yeled, Marla A Ryan and Ronald James Masciantonio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Destination Maternity.

How do I buy shares of Destination Maternity?

Shares of DEST can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Destination Maternity's stock price today?

One share of DEST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.66.

How big of a company is Destination Maternity?

Destination Maternity has a market capitalization of $67.74 million and generates $406.21 million in revenue each year. Destination Maternity employs 3,700 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Destination Maternity?

Destination Maternity's mailing address is 232 Strawbridge Drive, Moorestown NJ, 08057. The company can be reached via phone at 856-291-9700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Destination Maternity (NASDAQ DEST)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  162 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  147 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  309
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Destination Maternity and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DEST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DEST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by Staff

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