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

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$13.80 -0.10 (-0.72 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:51 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.90
Today's Range$13.60 - $14.05
52-Week Range$4.55 - $14.15
Volume178,300 shs
Average Volume73,329 shs
Market Capitalization$369.25 million
P/E Ratio-55.20
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.14
General Finance Co. Common Stock logoGeneral 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, and specialty tanks. General Finance Corporation serves commercial, construction, transportation, industrial, energy, manufacturing, mining, retail, and education industries, as well as government clients. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Pasadena, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.89
Current Ratio1.56
Quick Ratio1.12

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-55.20
Forward P/E Ratio-345.00
P/E Growth10.91

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$276.93 million
Price / Sales1.33
Cash Flow$1.5402 per share
Price / Cash8.96
Book Value$6.93 per share
Price / Book1.99

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.25)
Net Income$-2,960,000.00
Net Margins0.07%
Return on Equity0.19%
Return on Assets0.04%

Miscellaneous

Employees771
Outstanding Shares26,760,000
Market Cap$369.25 million

General Finance Co. Common Stock (NASDAQ:GFN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is General Finance Co. Common Stock's stock symbol?

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

How were General Finance Co. Common Stock's earnings last quarter?

General Finance Co. Common Stock (NASDAQ:GFN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 10th. The business services provider reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.08. The business services provider had revenue of $80.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $84.90 million. General Finance Co. Common Stock had a net margin of 0.07% and a return on equity of 0.19%. View General Finance Co. Common Stock's Earnings History.

When is General Finance Co. Common Stock's next earnings date?

General Finance Co. Common Stock is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, September, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

What price target have analysts set for GFN?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for General Finance Co. Common Stock's shares. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect General Finance Co. Common Stock's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for General Finance Co. Common Stock?

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

Who are some of General Finance Co. Common Stock's key competitors?

Who are General Finance Co. Common Stock's key executives?

General Finance Co. Common Stock's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ronald F. Valenta, Exec. Chairman (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jody E. Miller, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Charles E. Barrantes, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Theodore M. Mourouzis, CEO & Pres of Pac-Van Inc (Age 54)
  • Mr. Neil R. Littlewood MMngt Studies, BA, GAICD, Chief Exec. Officer of Royal Wolf Holdings Limited (Age 57)

Has General Finance Co. Common Stock been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about GFN stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. General Finance Co. Common Stock earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the business services provider an impact score of 48.09 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

Who are General Finance Co. Common Stock's major shareholders?

General Finance Co. Common Stock's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include HAVNER RONALD L JR (10.50%), Gagnon Securities LLC (6.87%), Gagnon Advisors LLC (4.44%), BlackRock Inc. (1.83%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.63%) and EAM Investors LLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own General Finance Co. Common Stock stock include Christopher A Wilson, Gregory B Baker, Havner Family Trust, James B Roszak, Larry D Tashjian, Leeann R Havner, Manuel Marrero, Neil Gagnon, Ronald L Havner Jr, Ronald Valenta and Theodore M Mourouzis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

Which institutional investors are selling General Finance Co. Common Stock stock?

GFN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gagnon Advisors LLC, Gagnon Securities LLC and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold General Finance Co. Common Stock company stock in the last year include Christopher A Wilson, Neil Gagnon and Theodore M Mourouzis. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

Which institutional investors are buying General Finance Co. Common Stock stock?

GFN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought General Finance Co. Common Stock stock in the last two years include Havner Family Trust, James B Roszak, Larry D Tashjian, Leeann R Havner, Manuel Marrero, Ronald L Havner Jr and Ronald Valenta. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Finance Co. Common Stock.

How do I buy shares of General Finance Co. Common Stock?

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 Co. Common Stock's stock price today?

One share of GFN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.80.

How big of a company is General Finance Co. Common Stock?

General Finance Co. Common Stock has a market capitalization of $369.25 million and generates $276.93 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-2,960,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.25) on an earnings per share basis. General Finance Co. Common Stock employs 771 workers across the globe.

How can I contact General Finance Co. Common Stock?

General Finance Co. Common Stock's mailing address is 39 East Union Street, Pasadena CA, 91103. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 626-584-9722.


MarketBeat Community Rating for General Finance Co. Common Stock (NASDAQ GFN)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  314
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about General Finance Co. Common Stock 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 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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