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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest- March 12, (NMS: PLCE)

Reuters plans to stop publishing this item from April 1. For coverage of stories related to corporate finance on Eikon, please click on to retrieve the Investment Banking Top New page and to retrieve the IFR Top News page. For all Top News pages, click on. Thomson ONE users, please enter RT/TOP/DEALS in the News window to retrieve the Investment Banking Top News page. For the IFR Top News page, enter RT/TOP/NOW2. For comments and feedback, please contact The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media:* Activist hedge funds Barington Capital Group LP and Macellum Advisors GP LLC are urging specialty retailer Children's Place Inc to improve its operating results and to explore a potential sale, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Childrens Place Inc. (Children's Place), formerly The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Shares of PLCE fell by 0.41% or $-0.24/share to $57.88. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $44.54 and as high as $64.16. On average, 451963 shares of PLCE exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 540784.