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: $90.04
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $83.98
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $89.95
  • 52-Week Range: $48,948,000.00 - $77.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.72
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.76
  • P/E Growth: 1.33
  • Market Cap: $4.41B
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,948,000
  • 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 (19.70% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/25/2017FBR & CoSet Price TargetBuy$111.00View Rating Details
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
10/28/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetBuy$118.00 -> $115.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Wells Fargo & CoDowngradeOutperform -> 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 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017Q416$1.67$1.79$916.13 million$934.00 millionViewListenView 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: $5.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.10 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 20173$0.85$1.17$1.04
Q2 20173$0.75$0.84$0.80
Q3 20172$1.74$1.97$1.86
Q4 20173$1.82$2.04$1.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Carter's (NYSE:CRI)
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.47%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.85% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.74% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.64% (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)


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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, February 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 8th. This is a positive change from Carter's's previous quarterly dividend of $0.33.

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

9 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Carter's' stock. Their forecasts range from $93.00 to $127.00. On average, they anticipate 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 Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns Carter's stock?

Carter's' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail 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 $90.04.

Carter's (NYSE:CRI) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017

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

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff