EPS for The Children's Place, Inc. (PLCE) Expected At $0.57

July 13, 2018 - By Richard Doty

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.28, from 1.06 in 2017Q4. It dived, as 38 investors sold The Children's Place, Inc. shares while 92 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 19.70 million shares or 4.70% less from 20.67 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Navellier And Associates owns 2,766 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 23,390 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Riverhead Capital Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE). Ellington Mngmt Gru Lc has 30,000 shares. Public Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE). Bridgeway Management has invested 0.01% in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE). 10,615 were reported by Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale. Moore Mgmt Lp reported 0.2% in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE). Arizona State Retirement Systems has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE). Aqr Cap Lc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) for 122,650 shares. Invesco, Georgia-based fund reported 63,781 shares. Smith Graham Co Inv Advsr Lp stated it has 60,772 shares or 0.79% of all its holdings. State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% or 28,214 shares in its portfolio. Blackrock owns 2.26 million shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Suntrust Banks owns 1,545 shares.

Since May 31, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $3.16 million activity. $1.30M worth of stock was sold by COST BRADLEY P on Thursday, May 31.

Analysts expect The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) to report $0.57 EPS on August, 8.They anticipate $0.29 EPS change or 33.72 % from last quarter’s $0.86 EPS. PLCE’s profit would be $9.48 million giving it 51.03 P/E if the $0.57 EPS is correct. After having $1.87 EPS previously, The Children's Place, Inc.’s analysts see -69.52 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.79% or $2.05 during the last trading session, reaching $116.35. About 390,020 shares traded. The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) has risen 16.15% since July 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.58% the S&P500.

The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Children’s Place (NASDAQ:PLCE), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Children’s Place had 6 analyst reports since February 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital maintained The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) on Friday, May 18 with “Buy” rating. As per Wednesday, March 21, the company rating was upgraded by Citigroup. The stock of The Children's Place, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) earned “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Sunday, May 13. The company was maintained on Friday, February 2 by SunTrust. Bank of America downgraded the shares of PLCE in report on Friday, March 23 to “Underperform” rating.

The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer. The company has market cap of $1.94 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, The Children's Place U.S. and The Children's Place International. It has a 24.91 P/E ratio. It sells apparel, accessories, footwear, and other items for children; and designs, contracts to manufacture, and sells merchandise under the proprietary The Children's Place, Place, and Baby Place brand names.

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