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Childrens Place Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NASDAQ:PLCE)

-2.09 (-2.92 %)
(As of 11/21/2019 03:55 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $69.45
50-Day Range
MA: $78.66
52-Week Range
Now: $69.45
Volume63,400 shs
Average Volume699,249 shs
Market Capitalization$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio10.29
Dividend Yield2.95%
The Children's Place, Inc operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer. The company operates through 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, and Baby Place brand names. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Family clothing stores
Sub-IndustryApparel Retail
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLCE



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.94 billion
Cash Flow$9.63 per share
Book Value$19.42 per share


Net Income$100.96 million


Market Cap$1.08 billion
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)

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Childrens Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Childrens Place's stock symbol?

Childrens Place trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLCE."

How often does Childrens Place pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Childrens Place?

Childrens Place announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 21st. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.56 per share on Friday, October 4th. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 20th. View Childrens Place's Dividend History.

How will Childrens Place's stock buyback program work?

Childrens Place announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Tuesday, March 20th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Childrens Place's earnings last quarter?

Childrens Place Inc (NASDAQ:PLCE) posted its earnings results on Monday, March, 4th. The company reported $1.10 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.10 by $1.00. The company had revenue of $530.56 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $553.06 million. Childrens Place had a net margin of 3.60% and a return on equity of 26.03%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $2.52 EPS. View Childrens Place's Earnings History.

When is Childrens Place's next earnings date?

Childrens Place is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Childrens Place.

What price target have analysts set for PLCE?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Childrens Place's stock. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Childrens Place's share price to reach $112.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 62.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Childrens Place.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Childrens Place?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Childrens Place in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Childrens Place.

Has Childrens Place been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PLCE stock has trended positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Childrens Place earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Childrens Place.

Who are some of Childrens Place's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Childrens Place own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Childrens Place investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (GWPH), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), salesforce.com (CRM), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Visa (V), Baidu (BIDU) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Childrens Place's key executives?

Childrens Place's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Jane T. Elfers, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael Scarpa, COO, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 63)
  • Mr. Bradley P. Cost, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Robert F. Helm, VP of Fin. & Accounting and Principal Accounting Officer (Age 39)
  • Mr. Steven G. Rado, Chief Digital & Technology Officer (Age 55)

Who are Childrens Place's major shareholders?

Childrens Place's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Emerald Advisers LLC (1.76%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.75%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (1.55%), Skyline Asset Management LP (0.92%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.89%) and Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.55%). Company insiders that own Childrens Place stock include Anurup Pruthi, Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Jane T Elfers and Robert F Helm. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Childrens Place.

Which institutional investors are selling Childrens Place stock?

PLCE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Emerald Advisers LLC, Comerica Bank, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, First Trust Advisors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Childrens Place company stock in the last year include Claudia Lima-Guinehut and Robert F Helm. View Insider Buying and Selling for Childrens Place.

Which institutional investors are buying Childrens Place stock?

PLCE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Skyline Asset Management LP, Sciencast Management LP, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Cerebellum GP LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Childrens Place.

How do I buy shares of Childrens Place?

Shares of PLCE 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Childrens Place's stock price today?

One share of PLCE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.45.

How big of a company is Childrens Place?

Childrens Place has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $1.94 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $100.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.75 on an earnings per share basis. Childrens Place employs 18,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Childrens Place.

What is Childrens Place's official website?

The official website for Childrens Place is http://www.childrensplace.com/.

How can I contact Childrens Place?

Childrens Place's mailing address is 500 Plaza Drive, Secaucus NJ, 07094. The company can be reached via phone at 201-558-2400 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Childrens Place (NASDAQ PLCE)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  573 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  608 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,181
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Childrens Place and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLCE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLCE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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