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NASDAQ:PLCE

Children's Place Stock Forecast, Price & News

$43.89
+1.47 (+3.47%)
(As of 06/24/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.48
$44.90
50-Day Range
$40.47
$54.56
52-Week Range
$36.97
$113.50
Volume
420,374 shs
Average Volume
351,305 shs
Market Capitalization
$578.03 million
P/E Ratio
3.99
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$76.40
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PLCE Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

2.31 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

114th out of 283 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

9th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.1Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE)

The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer. The company operates in two segments, The Children's Place U.S. and The Children's Place International. It sells apparel, footwear, accessories, and other items for children; and designs, contracts to manufacture, and sells merchandise under the proprietary The Children's Place, Place, Baby Place, Gymboree, and Sugar & Jade brand names. As of January 29, 2022, the company had 672 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico; online stores at childrensplace.com, gymboree.com, and sugarandjade.com; and seven international franchise partners operated 211 international points of distribution in 16 countries. The company was formerly known as The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. and changed its name to The Children's Place, Inc. in June 2014. The Children's Place, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Secaucus, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Family clothing stores
Sub-Industry
Apparel Retail
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:PLCE
CUSIP
16890510
Employees
11,900
Year Founded
1988

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/19/2022
Today
6/26/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/17/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$76.40
High Stock Price Forecast
$132.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$36.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+74.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$187.17 million
Pretax Margin
11.57%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.92 billion
Cash Flow
$17.91 per share
Book Value
$16.22 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
12,514,000
Market Cap
$578.03 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
2.00

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Children's Place Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Children's Place stock right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Children's Place in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Children's Place stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in PLCE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Children's Place's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Children's Place's stock. Their PLCE stock forecasts range from $36.00 to $132.00. On average, they expect Children's Place's share price to reach $76.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 74.1% from the stock's current price.
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How has Children's Place's stock price performed in 2022?

Children's Place's stock was trading at $79.29 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, PLCE shares have decreased by 44.6% and is now trading at $43.89.
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When is Children's Place's next earnings date?

Children's Place is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 17th 2022.
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How were Children's Place's earnings last quarter?

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 19th. The company reported $1.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.46 by $0.41. The firm had revenue of $362.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $401.59 million. Children's Place had a net margin of 8.78% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 79.55%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $3.25 EPS.
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Who are Children's Place's key executives?

Children's Place's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jane T. Elfers, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61, Pay $4.76M)
  • Mr. Robert F. Helm, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Bradley P. Cost, Sr. Advisor (Age 68, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Sr. VP of Global Merchandising & Strategic Partnerships (Age 43, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Michael Rinaldo, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Rajat Jain, Chief Technology, Logistics & Stores Officer
  • Anthony Attardo, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jared E. Shure, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Ms. Maegan Markee, Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Ms. Nancy Straface, Sr. VP of HR

What is Jane Elfers' approval rating as Children's Place's CEO?

815 employees have rated Children's Place CEO Jane Elfers on Glassdoor.com. Jane Elfers has an approval rating of 56% among Children's Place's employees. This puts Jane Elfers in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Children's Place own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Children's Place investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Coty (COTY), Broadcom (AVGO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Walt Disney (DIS) and Marathon Petroleum (MPC).

What is Children's Place's stock symbol?

Children's Place trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLCE."

Who are Children's Place's major shareholders?

Children's Place's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.74%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.89%), Invesco Ltd. (6.09%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.41%), State Street Corp (3.78%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.99%). Company insiders that own Children's Place stock include Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Elizabeth J Boland, Jane T Elfers, Jane T Elfers, John E Bachman, Joseph A Alutto, Leah Swan, Marla Malcolm Beck, Michael Scarpa, Norman S Matthews and Robert F Helm.
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Which institutional investors are selling Children's Place stock?

PLCE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Emerald Advisers LLC, Shellback Capital LP, Northern Trust Corp, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, UBS Group AG, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Children's Place company stock in the last two years include Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Jane T Elfers, Joseph A Alutto, Leah Swan, Marla Malcolm Beck, and Robert F Helm.
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Which institutional investors are buying Children's Place stock?

PLCE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Pacer Advisors Inc., Portolan Capital Management LLC, Shay Capital LLC, Meros Investment Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Neuberger Berman Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Children's Place?

Shares of PLCE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Children's Place's stock price today?

One share of PLCE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.89.

How much money does Children's Place make?

Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) has a market capitalization of $578.03 million and generates $1.92 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $187.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.01 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Children's Place have?

Children's Place employs 11,900 workers across the globe.

When was Children's Place founded?

Children's Place was founded in 1988.

How can I contact Children's Place?

Children's Place's mailing address is 500 Plaza Drive, Secaucus NJ, 07094. The official website for Children's Place is www.childrensplace.com. The company can be reached via phone at (201) 558-2400, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 201-227-0321.

This page (NASDAQ:PLCE) was last updated on 6/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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