PLCE:NSD-The Children's Place, Inc (USD)

| N/A | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 79.98


-1.20 (-1.48)%

Market Cap

USD 1.26B



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Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer. The company operates through 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, and Baby Place brand names. As of February 2, 2019, the company operated 972 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico; and 217 international points of distribution operated by its 8 franchise partners in 20 countries. It also sells its products through, an online store. The company was formerly known as The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. and changed its name to The Children's Place, Inc. in June 2014. The Children's Place, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Secaucus, New Jersey.

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Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-11-18 )

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (N/A)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain -11.22% N/A N/A 28% F
Dividend Return 1.86% N/A N/A 46% F
Total Return -9.36% N/A N/A 29% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -38.81% N/A N/A 20% F
Dividend Return 1.67% N/A N/A 35% F
Total Return -37.14% N/A N/A 21% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 57.84% N/A N/A 69% D+
Dividend Return 13.44% N/A N/A 58% F
Total Return 71.29% N/A N/A 71% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 17.13% 85% B 78% C+
Dividend Return 1.42% 60% D- 39% F
Total Return 18.54% 85% B 78% C+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 34.13% 77% C+ 37% F
Risk Adjusted Return 54.32% 85% B 69% D+
Market Capitalization 1.26B N/A N/A 75% C
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.