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S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13
S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13
S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13

Children's Place Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.57 (-1.46%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
291,899 shs
Average Volume
344,187 shs
Market Capitalization
$505.07 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Children's Place MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
2.25 Rating Score
99.2% Upside
$76.40 Price Target
Short Interest
18.38% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
1.51mentions of Children
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$57.75 K Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $10.01 to $10.95 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.49 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

42nd out of 282 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

5th out of 11 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.

PLCE Stock News Headlines

Children's Place Misses Q1 EPS by 41c
Preview: Children's Place's Earnings
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Family clothing stores
Apparel Retail
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$187.17 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.92 billion
Cash Flow
$17.92 per share
Book Value
$16.22 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$505.07 million

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Children's Place Frequently Asked Questions

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

4 Wall Street research 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 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Children's Place stock. 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?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Children's Place's stock. Their PLCE stock forecasts range from $36.00 to $132.00. On average, they expect Children's Place's stock price to reach $76.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 99.2% from the stock's current price.
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How has Children's Place's stock price performed in 2022?

Children's Place's stock was trading at $79.29 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, PLCE shares have decreased by 51.6% and is now trading at $38.35.
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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 Wednesday, August 17th 2022.
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How were Children's Place's earnings last quarter?

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 19th. The company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.46 by $0.41. The business earned $362.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $401.59 million. Children's Place had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 79.55% and a net margin of 8.78%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $3.25 EPS.
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Who are Children's Place's key executives?

Children's Place's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jane T. Elfers, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61, Pay $4.76M)
  • Mr. Robert F. Helm, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. Bradley P. Cost, Sr. Advisor (Age 68, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Claudia Lima-Guinehut, Sr. VP of Global Merchandising & Strategic Partnerships (Age 43, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Michael Rinaldo, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Rajat Jain, Chief Technology, Logistics & Stores Officer
  • Anthony Attardo, Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jared E. Shure, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 40)
  • Ms. Maegan Markee, Sr. VP of Marketing
  • Ms. Nancy Straface, Sr. VP of HR

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."

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 $38.35.

How much money does Children's Place make?

Children's Place (NASDAQ:PLCE) has a market capitalization of $505.07 million and generates $1.92 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $187.17 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.01 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Children's Place have?

Children's Place employs 11,900 workers across the globe.

When was Children's Place founded?

Children's Place was founded in 1988.

How can I contact Children's Place?

Children's Place's mailing address is 500 Plaza Drive, Secaucus NJ, 07094. The official website for Children's Place 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 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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