Children's Place, Inc. (PLCE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 15, 2018

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Children's Place, Inc. ( PLCE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 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. At the current stock price of $130.5, the dividend yield is 1.53%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PLCE was $130.5, representing a -19.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $161.65 and a 37.44% 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 $4.44. Zacks Investment Research reports PLCE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 1.55%, compared to an industry average of 17.5%.

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:

  • Invesco S&P SmallCap Consumer Discretionary ETF ( PSCD )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( XSHQ )
  • SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCD with an increase of 7.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PLCE at 1.9%.

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 , XSHQ , XRT

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