Children's Place, Inc. (PLCE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 13, 2018

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Children's Place, Inc. ( PLCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 27, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PLCE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of PLCE was $135.65, representing a -16.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $161.65 and a 42.86% increase over the 52 week low of $94.95.

PLCE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Ross Stores, Inc. ( ROST ). PLCE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.63. Zacks Investment Research reports PLCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 2.97%, compared to an industry average of 14%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PLCE Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to PLCE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PLCE as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary Portfolio ( PSCD )
  • PowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio ( PEZ )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( XSHQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of 11.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PLCE at 2.01%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: PLCE , TJX , ROST , PSCD , PEZ , XSHQ

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