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Children's Place NasdaqGS:PLCE Stock Report

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18 Aug, 2022


Company Financials +
PLCE fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health3/6

PLCE Stock Overview

The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer.

The Children's Place, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Children's Place
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$50.16
52 Week HighUS$113.50
52 Week LowUS$36.97
1 Month Change12.64%
3 Month Change9.88%
1 Year Change-47.54%
3 Year Change-38.81%
5 Year Change-50.56%
Change since IPO218.48%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 16

Children's Place Retail Stores Q2 2023 Earnings Preview

Children's Place Retail Stores (NASDAQ:PLCE) is scheduled to announce Q2 earnings results on Wednesday, August 17th, before market open. The consensus EPS Estimate is $0.77 (-55.0% Y/Y) and the consensus Revenue Estimate is $390.42M (-5.7% Y/Y). Over the last 2 years, PLCE has beaten EPS estimates 75% of the time and has beaten revenue estimates 50% of the time. Over the last 3 months, EPS estimates have seen 0 upward revisions and 4 downward. Revenue estimates have seen 0 upward revisions and 3 downward.

Shareholder Returns

PLCEUS Specialty RetailUS Market

Return vs Industry: PLCE underperformed the US Specialty Retail industry which returned -25.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PLCE underperformed the US Market which returned -9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is PLCE's price volatile compared to industry and market?
PLCE volatility
PLCE Average Weekly Movement9.6%
Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement8.8%
Market Average Movement7.6%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.1%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.1%

Stable Share Price: PLCE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: PLCE's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19697,700Jane Elfers

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.

The Children's Place, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Children's Place's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
PLCE fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$660.80m
Earnings (TTM)US$124.40m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.81b


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
PLCE income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$1.11b
Gross ProfitUS$699.27m
Other ExpensesUS$574.86m

Last Reported Earnings

Jul 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)9.44
Gross Margin38.65%
Net Profit Margin6.88%
Debt/Equity Ratio181.2%

How did PLCE perform over the long term?

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