NASDAQ:PLCE - Childrens Place Stock Price, News & Analysis

$88.30
-5.37 (-5.73 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 11:14 AM ET)
Today's Range
$88.19
Now: $88.30
$93.00
50-Day Range
$73.53
MA: $86.49
$98.93
52-Week Range
$70.43
Now: $88.30
$160.23
Volume122,739 shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.37 billion
P/E Ratio13.08
Dividend Yield2.39%
Beta0.85
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
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLCE
CUSIP16890510
Phone201-558-2400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.94 billion
Cash Flow$10.6130 per share
Book Value$16.01 per share

Profitability

Net Income$100.96 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,700
Market Cap$1.37 billion
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.56 per share on Friday, October 4th. This represents a $2.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 20th. View Childrens Place's Dividend History.

How will Childrens Place's stock buyback program work?

Childrens Place declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase program 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. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Childrens Place's earnings last quarter?

Childrens Place Inc (NASDAQ:PLCE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 21st. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $420.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $428.28 million. Childrens Place had a net margin of 3.60% and a return on equity of 26.03%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 6.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.70 earnings per share. 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 guidance has Childrens Place issued on next quarter's earnings?

Childrens Place issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.40-5.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.17. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.91-1.925 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.94 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PLCE?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Childrens Place's stock. Their predictions range from $102.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Childrens Place's share price to reach $116.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Childrens Place.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Childrens Place?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Childrens Place in the last year. There are currently 2 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?

Media headlines about PLCE stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Childrens Place earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate 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 GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (GWPH), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), salesforce.com (CRM), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Visa (V), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Sarepta Therapeutics (SRPT).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.44%), BlackRock Inc. (14.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.56%), Balyasny Asset Management LLC (3.14%) and Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (2.83%). 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 LSV Asset Management, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, AQR Capital Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Engine Capital Management LP, Isthmus Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc. and BlackRock Inc.. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Maverick Capital Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Great Lakes Advisors 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 $88.30.

How big of a company is Childrens Place?

Childrens Place has a market capitalization of $1.37 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:  558 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  590 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,148
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 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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