Carter's Company Profile (NYSE:CRI)

About Carter's

CarterCarter's, Inc. (Carter's) is a marketer of apparel for babies and young children in the United States and Canada. The Company operates through five segments: Carter's Retail, Carter's Wholesale, OshKosh Retail, OshKosh Wholesale and International. Its international segment includes Company-operated retail stores, wholesale and online operations in addition to royalty income from its international licensees. The Company owns two brand names in the children's apparel industry: Carter's and OshKosh B'gosh (OshKosh). The Company offers various product categories, including baby, sleepwear, playclothes and related accessories. The Company operates approximately 590 Carter's and over 240 OshKosh stores in the United States, and its products are sold through approximately 150 Company-operated stores in Canada in addition to its international wholesale, licensing and online channels. It has collaborated with approximately 30 licensees to sell the Carter's and OshKosh brands internationally.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Textile - Apparel Clothing
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CRI
  • CUSIP: 14622910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $82.92
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $84.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $91.13
  • 52-Week Range: $49,370,000.00 - $77.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.69
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.14
  • P/E Growth: 1.30
  • Market Cap: $4.13B
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,370,000
  • Beta: 0.35
  • Net Margins: 7.78%
  • Return on Equity: 30.07%
  • Return on Assets: 12.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.75%
  • Current Ratio: 3.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.75%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carter's (NYSE:CRI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $107.78 (28.74% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/14/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$100.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$103.00View Rating Details
1/21/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$115.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
12/19/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
12/6/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$111.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetBuy$118.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$111.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$110.00View Rating Details
4/10/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuy$122.00 -> $127.00View Rating Details
7/2/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017ListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.67$1.61$901.99 million$901.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.66$0.72$636.86 million$639.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$1.00$1.05$716.00 million$724.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$1.29$1.40$858.60 million$867.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$1.46$1.52$853.11 million$850.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.63$0.73$609.62 million$612.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.74$0.97$674.17 million$685.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$1.27$1.29$853.33 million$869.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.24$1.27$811.18 million$799.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.47$0.48$574.10 million$574.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.71$0.73$649.57 million$652.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$1.01$1.02$759.45 million$770.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.08$1.12$748.04 million$760.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.43$0.46$520.31 million$518.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.79$577.54 million$591.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.84$0.89$670.27 million$689.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.89$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.30$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.42$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.44$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.58$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.13$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.50$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2011$0.57$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.04 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.53 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.00$1.05$1.02
Q2 20163$0.67$0.87$0.78
Q3 20163$1.67$1.73$1.69
Q4 20163$1.65$1.70$1.68
Q1 20172$1.10$1.17$1.14
Q2 20172$0.75$0.84$0.80
Q3 20172$1.74$1.78$1.76
Q4 20172$1.75$1.82$1.79
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.58%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.19% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
23.87% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.14%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/28/2016Michael Dennis CaseyChairmanSell20,700$92.32$1,911,024.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Michael Dennis CaseyChairmanSell20,700$90.49$1,873,143.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Michael Dennis CaseyChairmanSell20,700$93.20$1,929,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Richard F. WestenbergerCFOSell2,500$101.00$252,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Richard F WestenbergerCFOSell4,000$107.44$429,760.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Brian LynchInsiderSell7,000$102.31$716,170.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Jeffrey B. WilliamsVPSell10,400$102.21$1,062,984.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Julie D'emilioSVPSell7,500$102.10$765,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Brian LynchInsiderSell7,000$102.28$715,960.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Greg FoglesongSVPSell4,500$102.62$461,790.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell23,610$88.07$2,079,332.70View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell23,610$84.78$2,001,655.80View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Jeffrey B. WilliamsVPSell4,000$99.03$396,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Brian LynchInsiderSell10,750$99.05$1,064,787.50View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Jevin EagleDirectorSell2,000$100.39$200,780.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015A Bruce CleverlyDirectorSell7,027$90.68$637,208.36View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Jeffrey B WilliamsVPSell9,000$90.37$813,330.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell32,280$80.40$2,595,312.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell32,000$78.21$2,502,720.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Lisa EvansEVPSell21,484$77.88$1,673,173.92View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Richard F WestenbergerCFOSell6,900$77.80$536,820.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Lisa EvansEVPSell6,000$76.71$460,260.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Jeffrey WilliamsVPSell6,000$77.64$465,840.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Amy Woods BrinkleyDirectorBuy1,472$67.93$99,992.96View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Lisa FitzgeraldEVPSell20,600$70.25$1,447,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Richard WestenbergerCFOSell14,600$70.25$1,025,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell50,000$70.46$3,523,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Thomas E WhiddonDirectorSell6,160$69.24$426,518.40View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Christopher RorkEVPSell7,500$70.03$525,225.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Michael Dennis CaseyCEOSell50,000$69.21$3,460,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012James C PettyInsiderSell70,250$51.07$3,587,667.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateHeadline logoCarter’s, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results on Thursday, February 23, 2017 (NYSE:CRI) - February 16 at 9:38 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results on Thursday, February 23, 2017 (NYSE:CRI) - February 16 at 9:38 PM
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News IconCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Stock Up After Upgrade at Piper Jaffray Companies - The Ledger Gazette (NYSE:CRI) - February 16 at 12:08 PM
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News IconCarter’s Inc Valuation – Initial Coverage $CRI (NYSE:CRI) - February 14 at 5:23 PM logoEPS Forecast Of Carter's, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) At $1.91 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:CRI) - February 11 at 4:35 PM
News IconSell-Side Analyst's Predictions: Carter's, Inc. (CRI), Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) - The USA Commerce (NYSE:CRI) - February 9 at 4:54 PM
News IconSADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for Carter's Inc ($CRI). (NYSE:CRI) - February 7 at 5:36 PM logoCarter's Enters Oversold Territory (NYSE:CRI) - February 7 at 5:27 PM
News IconStock Price of Carters, Inc. (CRI) Decreases -2.88% - Morning Outlook (NYSE:CRI) - February 6 at 7:03 AM logoCarter's, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) Analysts Rating At 1.94 - (NYSE:CRI) - February 3 at 9:47 PM logo2 Longs & 2 Shorts to Watch (NYSE:CRI) - February 2 at 4:53 PM logoHarry Boxer: Watch these two biotechnology stocks (NYSE:CRI) - February 2 at 4:53 PM
News IconCould Carter’s, Inc. (CRI) Go Up After Touching 1 Year Low? (NYSE:CRI) - January 30 at 10:24 PM logoMorgan Stanley Rated Carter’s as ‘Overweight’ (NYSE:CRI) - January 26 at 5:39 PM logoCoverage initiated on Carter Holdings by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:CRI) - January 25 at 10:38 PM logoGlobal Brands Group: Brands Going On Sale (NYSE:CRI) - January 25 at 5:38 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. : CRI-US: Dividend Analysis : November 21st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:CRI) - January 20 at 5:42 PM logoCoach : Research Reports Initiation on Consumer Goods Stocks -- G-III Apparel, Carter's, NIKE, and Coach (NYSE:CRI) - January 14 at 3:18 AM logoResearch Reports Initiation on Consumer Goods Stocks -- G-III Apparel, Carter's, NIKE, and Coach (NYSE:CRI) - January 13 at 5:13 PM logoCitigroup Upgrades Carter’s to a ‘Buy’ (NYSE:CRI) - January 11 at 4:56 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CRI) : December 27, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - December 27 at 12:10 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CRI-US : December 23, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - December 23 at 4:43 PM logoAnalyst Upgrades – Carter’s (NYSE:CRI) Stock Gets Upgraded By Citigroup Inc. from Neutral to Buy (NYSE:CRI) - December 20 at 5:11 PM logoCarter Holdings upgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:CRI) - December 20 at 9:29 AM logo5 Retail Stocks With the Most to Lose From Trump's Tax Plans (NYSE:CRI) - December 20 at 9:29 AM logoCarter's: Buy The Stock Before The Shopping Season Ends (NYSE:CRI) - December 15 at 4:54 PM logoCarter says 3 key Islamic State militants killed in Syria (NYSE:CRI) - December 13 at 5:08 PM logoCarter’s Launches National ‘Giving Tuesday’ Campaign (NYSE:CRI) - November 30 at 9:46 AM
News IconIs Carter’s, Inc. (CRI) A Good Stock To Buy? (NYSE:CRI) - November 29 at 4:58 PM logoETFs with exposure to Carter’s, Inc. : November 16, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - November 16 at 4:29 PM
News IconInsider Filing Note: Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI)’s Stock Insider Trading – Michael Casey Sells 20,700 Shares (NYSE:CRI) - November 15 at 10:41 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CRI-US : November 15, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - November 15 at 8:19 AM logoStifel Upgrades Deckers Outdoor to a ‘Buy’ (NYSE:CRI) - November 15 at 8:19 AM logoCarter’s, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:CRI) - November 10 at 10:28 PM
News IconInsider Heat: An Insider Michael Casey Sold 20700 shares of Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) (NYSE:CRI) - November 9 at 9:05 PM logoMonthly Disclosure as of October 31, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - November 7 at 4:08 PM logoCarter's - Poised To Reward Investors With A Strong Rebound (NYSE:CRI) - November 3 at 9:56 PM logoCarter's Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE:CRI) - November 1 at 8:34 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Carter’s, Inc. : October 31, 2016 (NYSE:CRI) - October 31 at 4:29 PM
News IconCarter's Inc. (CRI) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.06 EPS (NYSE:CRI) - October 28 at 4:09 PM logoCarter's Climbs on Signs of Improvement (NYSE:CRI) - October 28 at 2:00 PM logoEdited Transcript of CRI earnings conference call or presentation 27-Oct-16 12:30pm GMT (NYSE:CRI) - October 27 at 9:56 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) Files An 8-K Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results (NYSE:CRI) - October 27 at 4:43 PM logoCarter's (CRI) Stock Climbs on Q4 Earnings Outlook (NYSE:CRI) - October 27 at 4:43 PM


What is Carter's' stock symbol?

Carter's trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CRI."

How often does Carter's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Carter's?

Carter's announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 21st will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share on Friday, December 2nd. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 17th. This is an increase from Carter's's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22.

Where is Carter's' stock going? Where will Carter's' stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Carter's' stock. Their forecasts range from $93.00 to $127.00. On average, they expect Carter's' share price to reach $107.78 in the next twelve months.

When will Carter's announce their earnings?

Carter's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Carter's stock?

Carter's' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Capital Management LLC (6.13%), Darsana Capital Partners LP (2.84%), State Street Corp (2.60%), Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC (2.18%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.81%) and Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.09%). Company insiders that own Carter's stock include A Bruce Cleverly, Brian Lynch, Greg Foglesong, Jeffrey B Williams, Jevin Eagle, Julie D'emilio, Michael Dennis Casey and Richard F Westenberger.

Who sold Carter's stock? Who is selling Carter's stock?

Carter's' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alkeon Capital Management LLC, Southpoint Capital Advisors LP, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Royce & Associates LP. Company insiders that have sold Carter's stock in the last year include Brian Lynch, Greg Foglesong, Jeffrey B Williams, Julie D'emilio, Michael Dennis Casey and Richard F Westenberger.

Who bought Carter's stock? Who is buying Carter's stock?

Carter's' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Marshall Wace LLP, Darsana Capital Partners LP, Allianz Asset Management AG, Janus Capital Management LLC and Polaris Capital Management LLC.

How do I buy Carter's stock?

Shares of Carter's can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Carter's stock cost?

One share of Carter's stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.72.

Carter's (NYSE:CRI) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Carter`s (NYSE:CRI)

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff