Children's Place, Inc. (PLCE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 14, 2016

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Children's Place, Inc. ( PLCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 14, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 05, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PLCE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PLCE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $108.4, the dividend yield is .74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PLCE was $108.4, representing a -2.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $111.20 and a 104.53% increase over the 52 week low of $53.

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 $4.45. Zacks Investment Research reports PLCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 40.56%, compared to an industry average of 3%.

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 Contrarian Opportunities Portfolio ( CNTR )
  • PowerShares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio ( PWC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CNTR with an increase of 37.06% over the last 100 days. PSCD has the highest percent weighting of PLCE at 1.88%.

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 , PWC

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