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DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
S&P 500   4,686.75
DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83
S&P 500   4,686.75
DOW   35,719.43
QQQ   397.83

Children's Place Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.75 (+1.94%)
(As of 12/7/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
241,860 shs
Average Volume
504,413 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.35 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Children's Place

The Children's Place, Inc. provides apparel, footwear, accessories, and other items for children. It also designs, contracts to manufacture and sell fashionable and value-priced merchandise under the brand names of The Children's Place, Baby Place, and Gymboree. The firm operates through the following segments: Children's Place U.S. and Children's Place International. The company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Secaucus, NJ.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Family clothing stores
Apparel Retail
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.52 billion
Cash Flow
$0.95 per share
Book Value
$15.15 per share


Net Income
$-140.37 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.35 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

1.98 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

129th out of 276 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

10th out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Children's Place a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Children's Place in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Children's Place stock.
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How has Children's Place's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Children's Place's stock was trading at $37.41 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PLCE stock has increased by 145.8% and is now trading at $91.95.
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Are investors shorting Children's Place?

Children's Place saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,440,000 shares, a drop of 24.5% from the October 31st total of 3,230,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 429,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.7 days. Currently, 17.6% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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 Tuesday, March 8th 2022.
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How were Children's Place's earnings last quarter?

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 18th. The company reported $5.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $4.40 by $1.03. The business earned $558.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $566.42 million. Children's Place had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 108.28% and a net margin of 8.29%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 31.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.44 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for PLCE?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Children's Place's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate Children's Place's share price to reach $113.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Children's Place's key executives?

Children's Place's management team includes the following people:

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.28%), Invesco Ltd. (8.45%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.74%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.38%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.72%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.52%). Company insiders that own Children's Place stock include Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Elizabeth J Boland, Jane T Elfers, Jane T Elfers, John E Bachman, 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Invesco Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Children's Place company stock in the last year include Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Jane T Elfers, 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, UBS Group AG, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Khrom Capital Management LLC, Wolverine Trading LLC, Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Children's Place stock in the last two years include Elizabeth J Boland, Jane T Elfers, John E Bachman, Michael Scarpa, and Norman S Matthews.
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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 $91.95.

How much money does Children's Place make?

Children's Place has a market capitalization of $1.35 billion and generates $1.52 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-140.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $10.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Children's Place have?

Children's Place employs 13,300 workers across the globe.

When was Children's Place founded?

Children's Place was founded in 1988.

What is Children's Place's official website?

The official website for Children's Place is www.childrensplace.com.

Where are Children's Place's headquarters?

Children's Place is headquartered at 500 Plaza Drive, Secaucus NJ, 07094.

How can I contact Children's Place?

Children's Place's mailing address is 500 Plaza Drive, Secaucus NJ, 07094. 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 was last updated on 12/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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