Children's Place Stock Analysis, Valuation (NASDAQ:PLCE)

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$124.75 $1.35 (1.09%) PLCE stock closing price Sep 19, 2018 (Closing)

Take a look at Amigobulls Children's Place stock analysis video. This video puts forward our latest analysis highlighting the pros and cons for PLCE stock.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Childrens Place Inc Stock Rating 3.4/5

We at Amigobulls use various financial measures including profit margins, revenue growth and dividends for PLCE stock analysis. Children's Place valuation forms a crucial part of our stock analysis. Based on a company's historical fundamentals we arrive at Children's Place stock rating which is indicative of the company's financial performance.

Should you buy PLCE stock?

  • The TTM operating margin was good at 7.61 for Children's Place.
  • Net margins stood at a healthy 4.3% (average) for Children's Place in the Trailing Twelve Months.
  • With its debt/equity ratio of 0.14, Children's Place has a lower debt burden when compared to the Retail-Wholesale average.
  • The Children's Place stock currently trades at a price to earnings ratio of 16.7, compared to the sector average of 21.1. We rate this as a positive.
  • Children's Place's return on invested capital of 25.4 is good.
  • The LTM ROE of 17.2 for Children's Place is attractive.

Should you sell PLCE stock?

  • Revenue growth of 0.8 has been weak over the last 5 years.
  • The company's operations consume more cash than it generates. This is not a healthy sign.
  • The company has a negative free cash flow margin of -5.5.

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Amigobulls Children's Place stock analysis helps in evaluating the financial statements of a company to arrive at a conclusion about the fair value of PLCE stock. The fundamentals of a company are vital to identify long-term investment opportunities.

Among the financials of the company, Children's Place revenue growth along with the profit or net income give a clear picture of the financial health. Along with fundamentals, investors can utilize technical analysis to get a better idea about the price trend of Children's Place stock.