The company in question is, Carter’s, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) currently with a stock price of 87.36 (0.08% today). The market cap for Carter’s, Inc. is 4386.32, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Textile – Apparel Clothing industry. The target price for Carter’s, Inc. is 107.75. Currently Carter’s, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 18.76, and a forward P/E of 15.46. Average volume for Carter’s, Inc. is 743.49 and so far today it is 215584.
Performance in the last year for Carter’s, Inc. has been -2.15%. For EPS growth, Carter’s, Inc. has seen a growth of 24.40%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.49%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 12.80% over the last five years and could be 13.50% for the next five years. Carter’s, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -50.70%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -56.30%. The 20-day simple moving average is -8.13%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to -11.50%.
Since the IPO date for Carter’s, Inc. on the 10/28/2003, Carter’s, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be -0.97%. With Carter’s, Inc. trading at 87.36, the dividend yield is 1.51%, and the EPS is 4.65.
So could Carter’s, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 18.76. The PEG is 1.39, P/S is 1.42 and the P/B is at 5.71. The P/cash is 21.39, with P/free cash flow at 21.19.
Carter’s, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 3.8, and the quick ratio is 1.6. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.76, and total debt/equity at 0.76.
In terms of margins, Carter’s, Inc. has a gross margin of 42.30%, an operating margin of 13.10% and a profit margin of 7.80%.Payout ratio for Carter’s, Inc. is 23.40%. Return on assets come to 12.30% with return on investment coming to 18.10%.
Insider ownership for Carter’s, Inc., is at 0.70% and institutional ownership comes to 93.30%. Outstanding shares are at 50.25. While shares float is 49.11. The float short is currently 4.80%, and short ratio is 3.17.