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The Children's Place Stock Forecast, Price & News

$25.27
-0.18 (-0.71 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$24.59
Now: $25.27
$25.90
50-Day Range
$24.50
MA: $27.68
$31.73
52-Week Range
$9.25
Now: $25.27
$88.47
Volume771,568 shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$368.64 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.61
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, Baby Place, Gymboree brand names. As of February 1, 2020, the company operated 795 stores in the United States, 121 stores in Canada, and 8 stores in Puerto Rico; and 266 international points of distribution operated by its eight international partners in 19 countries. It also sells its products through childrensplace.com, an online store. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.43 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Family clothing stores
Sub-IndustryApparel Retail
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLCE
CUSIP16890510
Phone201-558-2400
Employees17,300

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.87 billion
Cash Flow$20.88 per share
Book Value$15.61 per share

Profitability

Net Income$73.30 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$368.64 million
Next Earnings Date12/9/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$25.27
-0.18 (-0.71 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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The Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The Children's Place's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

The Children's Place's stock was trading at $37.41 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PLCE stock has decreased by 32.5% and is now trading at $25.27.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of The Children's Place?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Children's Place in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is The Children's Place's next earnings date?

The Children's Place is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December 9th 2020.
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How were The Children's Place's earnings last quarter?

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 25th. The company reported ($1.48) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.19) by $0.29. The firm had revenue of $368.92 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $363.50 million. The Children's Place had a negative net margin of 5.67% and a positive return on equity of 15.09%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 12.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.19 earnings per share.
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How often does The Children's Place pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Children's Place?

The Children's Place announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 11th. Investors of record on Monday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.56 per share on Friday, December 27th. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 13th.
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What price target have analysts set for PLCE?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for The Children's Place's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $87.00. On average, they expect The Children's Place's stock price to reach $34.27 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of The Children's Place's key competitors?

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

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

Who are The Children's Place's key executives?

The Children's Place's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jane T. Elfers, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59, Pay $2.21M)
  • Mr. Michael Scarpa, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 64, Pay $1.21M)
  • Ms. Leah Swan, COO & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 46, Pay $1.08M)
  • Ms. Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Sr. VP of Global Merchandising & Strategic Partnerships (Age 41, Pay $515.89k)
  • Mr. Rajat Jain, Chief Technology Officer

What is The Children's Place's stock symbol?

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

Who are The Children's Place's major shareholders?

The Children's Place's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Emerald Advisers LLC (2.00%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (1.77%), Skyline Asset Management LP (1.28%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (0.75%), Acuitas Investments LLC (0.69%) and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (0.13%). Company insiders that own The Children's Place stock include Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Elizabeth J Boland, Jane T Elfers, John E Bachman, Michael Scarpa, Norman S Matthews and Robert F Helm.
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Which institutional investors are selling The Children's Place stock?

PLCE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, and Emerald Advisers LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying The Children's Place stock?

PLCE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Skyline Asset Management LP, Acuitas Investments LLC, KBC Group NV, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought The 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 The 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is The Children's Place's stock price today?

One share of PLCE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.27.

How big of a company is The Children's Place?

The Children's Place has a market capitalization of $368.64 million and generates $1.87 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $73.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.36 on an earnings per share basis. The Children's Place employs 17,300 workers across the globe.

What is The Children's Place's official website?

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

How can I contact The Children's Place?

The Children's 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]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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