Carter's Company Profile (NYSE:CRI)

About Carter's (NYSE:CRI)

CarterCarter's, Inc. (Carter's) is a marketer of apparel for babies and young children in the United States and Canada. The Company owns two brand names in the children's apparel industry, Carter's and OshKosh B'gosh (OshKosh). 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 and online Websites, wholesale operations, and royalty income from its international licensees. It markets products for consumers, and offer various product categories, including baby, sleepwear, play clothes, and related accessories. Its multi-channel international business model - retail stores, online and wholesale - enables it to reach a range of consumers around the world. As of December 31, 2016, its channels included approximately 18,000 wholesale locations, 792 stores in the United States, 164 stores in Canada, and its Canadian and the United States Websites.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Textile - Apparel Clothing
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Accessories & Luxury Goods
  • Symbol: NYSE:CRI
  • CUSIP: 14622910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.97 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,390,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $89.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $88.45
  • 52 Week Range: $77.94 - $112.58
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.1735
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.31
  • P/E Growth: 1.2900
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.21 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.24
  • Book Value: $15.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.15
  • Annual Dividend: $1.32
  • Dividend Yield: 1.8%
  • EBIDTA: $490.8 million
  • 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%
  • Average Volume: 838,297 shs.
  • Beta: 0.35
  • Short Ratio: 4.08

Frequently Asked Questions for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 30th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Friday, June 16th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. View Carter's' Dividend History.

How were Carter's' earnings last quarter?

Carter's, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.97 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.13. The business had revenue of $732.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $713.98 million. Carter's had a return on equity of 30.07% and a net margin of 7.78%. The firm's revenue was up 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.05 earnings per share. View Carter's' Earnings History.

When will Carter's make its next earnings announcement?

Carter's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Carter's.

What guidance has Carter's issued on next quarter's earnings?

Carter's updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.65-0.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.82. The company issued revenue guidance of $677.8-690.6 million (+6-8% y/y), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $675.42 million.

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

9 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Carter's' stock. Their predictions range from $84.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect Carter's' stock price to reach $103.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Carter's.

Who are some of Carter's' key competitors?

Who owns Carter's stock?

Carter's' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.32%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.53%), Janus Capital Management LLC (5.53%), Valinor Management L.P. (2.92%), SRS Investment Management LLC (2.84%) and State Street Corp (2.69%). Company insiders that own Carter's stock include Brian Lynch, Greg Foglesong, Jeffrey B Williams, Jill Wilson, Julie D'emilio, Michael Dennis Casey and Richard F Westenberger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Carter's.

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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, Clinton Group Inc., Bank of Montreal Can and Hartford Investment Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold Carter's stock in the last year include Jill Wilson, Michael Dennis Casey and Richard F Westenberger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carter's.

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 BlackRock Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., SRS Investment Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Mackenzie Financial Corp and Gotham Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carter's.

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 $81.97.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carter's (NYSE:CRI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $103.00 (25.66% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/27/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$80.00 -> $84.00LowView Rating Details
4/26/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$105.00MediumView Rating Details
2/25/2017FBR & CoSet Price TargetBuy$111.00N/AView Rating Details
2/14/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$100.00N/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$103.00N/AView Rating Details
12/19/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetBuy$118.00 -> $115.00N/AView Rating Details
9/27/2016Wells Fargo & CoDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$111.00 -> $93.00N/AView Rating Details
7/13/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$110.00N/AView Rating Details
4/10/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuy$122.00 -> $127.00N/AView Rating Details
7/2/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Earnings by Quarter for Carter`s (NYSE:CRI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.84$0.97$713.98 million$732.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$1.68$1.79$916.13 million$934.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.68$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$0.65$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$1.32$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$0.61$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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.67
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.85$1.17$1.04
Q2 20173$0.75$0.84$0.80
Q3 20172$1.82$1.97$1.90
Q4 20173$1.82$2.04$1.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Next Dividend:6/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.61%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.85% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.49% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
21.43% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Carter`s (NYSE:CRI)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.14%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carter`s (NYSE:CRI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Carter`s (NYSE:CRI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/5/2017Richard F. WestenbergerCFOSell3,150$93.13$293,359.50View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Jill WilsonSVPSell4,288$92.10$394,924.80View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Latest Headlines for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateHeadline logoCarter's, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.37 (CRI) - May 18 at 5:28 PM logoETFs with exposure to Carter’s, Inc. : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 4:24 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend - May 17 at 9:34 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CRI-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 12:02 PM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 15 at 10:48 AM logoInsider Selling: Carter's, Inc. (CRI) CFO Sells 3,150 Shares of Stock - May 8 at 7:57 PM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) SVP Jill Wilson Sells 4,288 Shares - May 6 at 12:48 AM logoJill Wilson Sells 4,288 Shares of Carter's, Inc. (CRI) Stock - May 4 at 10:22 PM logoCarter's (CRI) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.36 - May 4 at 1:00 PM logoETFs with exposure to Carter’s, Inc. : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 4:33 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Carter's, Inc. (CRI) Will Post Earnings of $0.71 Per Share - May 2 at 9:02 AM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 1 at 9:32 PM logoSomewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Carter's (CRI) Stock Price - May 1 at 4:42 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. :CRI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 4:26 PM logoCarter's, Inc. to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.82 Per Share, Oppenheimer Holdings Forecasts (CRI) - May 1 at 9:07 AM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy" - April 29 at 1:03 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect Carter's (CRI) Share Price - April 28 at 10:34 PM logoEdited Transcript of CRI earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 12:30pm GMT - April 28 at 5:27 PM logoCarter's, Inc. Starts 2017 Strong - April 28 at 5:27 PM logoCarter's, Inc. Starts 2017 Strong - April 28 at 8:55 AM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - April 27 at 9:00 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - April 27 at 4:59 PM logoStifel Nicolaus Raises Carter's, Inc. (CRI) Price Target to $84.00 - April 27 at 4:56 PM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance - April 27 at 12:22 PM logoCarter's beats Street 1Q forecasts - April 27 at 6:44 AM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Receives Outperform Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. - April 26 at 11:22 AM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Carter's (CRI) Share Price - April 25 at 5:13 PM logoCarter's Looks Cheap With Lean Valuation And 7% Dividend Yield - April 25 at 4:17 PM logoCarter's (CRI) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds - April 21 at 6:23 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. to Report First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results on Thursday, April 27, 2017 - April 20 at 9:40 PM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - April 18 at 10:53 AM logoCarter's (CRI) Receiving Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Study Finds - April 18 at 9:57 AM logoCarter's (CRI) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds - April 15 at 1:21 PM logoAnalyzing Carter's: A Decent Long-Term Apparel Play - April 7 at 9:31 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. : CRI-US: Dividend Analysis : March 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 9:13 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Oxford Industries' Reported Q4 and Annual Results for FY16 - April 7 at 9:13 AM logoBest Investing Ideas in Retail - March 29 at 5:51 PM logoCarter's, Inc. (CRI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - March 23 at 11:20 AM logoCarter’s, Inc. Announces Cancellation of Scheduled Presentation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference - March 14 at 6:19 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. Announces Participation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference - March 13 at 12:27 PM logoIs Carter Stock a Good Pick for Value Investors Now? - March 3 at 4:28 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. (CRI) Stock Shows Promise in Retail - March 3 at 7:39 AM logoCarter’s, Inc. (CRI) Stock Shows Promise in Retail - March 3 at 6:54 AM logoE-commerce growth exploding at Carter's - Seeking Alpha - March 2 at 9:48 PM logoCARTERS INC Financials - March 1 at 6:07 PM logo[$$] Kang's Take: Private Equity Nurtures Infant and Juvenile Products Sector - February 28 at 11:32 AM logoCarter's (CRI) Acquires Skip Hop for Up to $150M - February 23 at 9:27 PM logoCarter’s Inc. buys Skip Hop, posts $258.1 million profit for 2016 - February 23 at 9:27 PM logoCarter’s, Inc. Acquires Skip Hop Holdings, Inc. - February 23 at 9:27 PM logoCarter's (CRI) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 23 at 9:27 PM



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