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NASDAQ:PLCE

Children's Place - PLCE Stock Forecast, Price & News

$33.44
-0.57 (-1.68%)
(As of 09/26/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$32.87
$35.29
50-Day Range
$33.72
$54.95
52-Week Range
$32.81
$113.50
Volume
315,759 shs
Average Volume
487,224 shs
Market Capitalization
$435.66 million
P/E Ratio
3.98
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$69.60

Children's Place MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.40 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
108.1% Upside
$69.60 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
14.17% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.46mentions of Children
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$57,750 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
19.91%
From $7.03 to $8.43 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.62 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

71st out of 209 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

5th out of 10 stocks

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About Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) Stock

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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PLCE Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/17/2022
Today
9/26/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/17/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$69.60
High Stock Price Forecast
$132.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$36.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+108.1%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.40
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$187.17 million
Pretax Margin
9.04%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.92 billion
Cash Flow
$17.60 per share
Book Value
$15.70 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
12,563,000
Market Cap
$435.66 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.95

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Key Executives

  • Ms. Jane T. ElfersMs. Jane T. Elfers (Age 61)
    CEO, Pres & Director
    Comp: $4.76M
  • Mr. Robert F. HelmMr. Robert F. Helm (Age 42)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $1.31M
  • Mr. Bradley P. Cost (Age 68)
    Sr. Advisor
    Comp: $1.1M
  • Ms. Claudia Lima-GuinehutMs. Claudia Lima-Guinehut (Age 43)
    Sr. VP of Global Merchandising & Strategic Partnerships
    Comp: $1.11M
  • Mr. Michael Rinaldo (Age 51)
    Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Rajat Jain
    Chief Technology, Logistics & Stores Officer
  • Anthony Attardo
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jared E. Shure (Age 40)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Maegan Markee
    Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Ms. Nancy Straface
    Sr. VP of HR













PLCE Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

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

5 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 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" PLCE shares. 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?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Children's Place's shares. Their PLCE share price forecasts range from $36.00 to $132.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $69.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 108.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have PLCE shares performed in 2022?

Children's Place's stock was trading at $79.29 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, PLCE shares have decreased by 57.8% and is now trading at $33.44.
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When is Children's Place's next earnings date?

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

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 17th. The company reported ($0.89) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68 by $1.57. The company earned $380.89 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $390.42 million. Children's Place had a net margin of 6.88% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 60.35%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 8.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.71 EPS.

What guidance has Children's Place issued on next quarter's earnings?

Children's Place issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.95-$3.95 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $3.94. The company issued revenue guidance of $500.00 million-$500.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $507.80 million.

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

815 employees have rated Children's Place Chief Executive Officer Jane Elfers on Glassdoor.com. Jane Elfers has an approval rating of 56% among the company'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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Franklin Resources Inc. (9.92%), State Street Corp (4.08%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.17%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (1.37%), FMR LLC (1.33%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.33%). Insiders that own company 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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How do I buy shares of Children's Place?

Shares of PLCE stock 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 $33.44.

How much money does Children's Place make?

Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) has a market capitalization of $435.66 million and generates $1.92 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $187.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.40 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Children's Place have?

The company employs 11,900 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Children's Place?

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

This page (NASDAQ:PLCE) was last updated on 9/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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