NASDAQ:GFN - General Finance Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$9.18 +0.08 (+0.88 %)
(As of 04/22/2019 01:58 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.18
Today's Range$9.10 - $9.31
52-Week Range$8.30 - $16.15
Volume15,201 shs
Average Volume34,691 shs
Market Capitalization$278.25 million
P/E Ratio153.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.47
General Finance Corporation, a specialty rental services company, provides portable storage, modular space, and liquid containment solutions in North America and the Asia-Pacific regions. Its portable storage products include storage containers used in classroom equipment storage, construction equipment and tool storage, disaster shelters, landscaping sheds, recreational equipment storage, and retail inventory storage applications; and freight containers used in freight transportation by road and rail. The company's modular space products comprise office container products, modular buildings, and mobile offices used in various applications, such as general administrative office space, military installations, workforce living accommodations, bank branches, classrooms/education, construction offices, daycare facilities, dormitories, healthcare facilities, rental facilities, retail space, and shelters. Its liquid containment products consists of portable liquid storage tanks for well-site liquid containment needs, expansion/upgrade projects, highway construction/groundwater sewage, infrastructure projects, industrial projects, mining pit pump works, municipal sewer and water projects, non-residential construction projects, pipeline construction and maintenance, and refinery turnaround applications. The company provides ancillary products, such as steps, ramps, furniture, portable toilets, security systems, shelving, mud pumps, hoses, splitter valves, tee connectors, and other items used in connection with leased equipment. It also manufactures various steel-based products, such as chassis, storm shelters, blast-resistant modules, specialty tanks, and trash hoppers. General Finance Corporation serves commercial, construction, transportation, industrial, energy, manufacturing, mining, retail, consumer, and education industries, as well as government sector. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Pasadena, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GFN
CUSIPN/A
Phone626-584-9722

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$347.30 million
Cash Flow$1.7965 per share
Book Value$3.80 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-8,300,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees941
Market Cap$278.25 million
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

General Finance (NASDAQ:GFN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is General Finance's stock symbol?

General Finance trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GFN."

How were General Finance's earnings last quarter?

General Finance Co. (NASDAQ:GFN) posted its earnings results on Monday, February, 11th. The business services provider reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.03. The business services provider had revenue of $97.99 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $91.70 million. General Finance had a positive return on equity of 6.38% and a negative net margin of 4.17%. View General Finance's Earnings History.

When is General Finance's next earnings date?

General Finance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for General Finance.

What guidance has General Finance issued on next quarter's earnings?

General Finance updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $370-390 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $371.72 million.

What price target have analysts set for GFN?

1 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for General Finance's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate General Finance's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for General Finance.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for General Finance?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for General Finance in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for General Finance.

Has General Finance been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about GFN stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. General Finance earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of General Finance's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of General Finance own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other General Finance investors own include Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Amgen (AMGN), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Ampliphi Biosciences (APHB), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Nuance Communications (NUAN) and Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE).

Who are General Finance's key executives?

General Finance's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ronald F. Valenta, Exec. Chairman (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jody E. Miller, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Charles E. Barrantes, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Jeffrey A. Kluckman, Exec. VP of Global Bus. Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Neil R. Littlewood, Chief Exec. Officer of Royal Wolf Holdings Limited (Age 58)

How do I buy shares of General Finance?

Shares of GFN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is General Finance's stock price today?

One share of GFN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.18.

How big of a company is General Finance?

General Finance has a market capitalization of $278.25 million and generates $347.30 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-8,300,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.06 on an earnings per share basis. General Finance employs 941 workers across the globe.

What is General Finance's official website?

The official website for General Finance is http://www.generalfinance.com.

How can I contact General Finance?

General Finance's mailing address is 39 East Union Street, Pasadena CA, 91103. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 626-584-9722 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for General Finance (NASDAQ GFN)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  192 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  200 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  392
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about General Finance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GFN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GFN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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