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

-0.03 (-0.29 %)
(As of 12/10/2019 08:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.34
50-Day Range
MA: $10.07
52-Week Range
Now: $10.34
Volume21,319 shs
Average Volume32,706 shs
Market Capitalization$316.20 million
P/E Ratio36.93
Dividend YieldN/A
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GFN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$378.21 million
Cash Flow$1.87 per share
Book Value$4.52 per share


Net Income$-7,470,000.00


Market Cap$316.20 million
Next Earnings Date2/10/2020 (Estimated)

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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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The business services provider reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $89.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $92.60 million. General Finance had a return on equity of 12.88% and a net margin of 1.55%. 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 Monday, February 10th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for General Finance.

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

General Finance issued an update on its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, November, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $$370-390 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$382 million.

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?

News stories about GFN stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. General Finance earned a daily sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for General Finance.

Are investors shorting General Finance?

General Finance saw a decrease in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 199,400 shares, a decrease of 12.7% from the October 31st total of 228,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 32,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.2 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View General Finance's Current Options Chain.

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), Amgen (AMGN), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), IBM (IBM), Lloyds Banking Group (LYG), Ampliphi Biosciences (APHB), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals (ARWR).

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)

Who are General Finance's major shareholders?

General Finance's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mackay Shields LLC (0.14%), Millennium Management LLC (0.05%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.05%), Barclays PLC (0.02%) and Tower Research Capital LLC TRC (0.01%). Company insiders that own General Finance stock include Christopher A Wilson, Havner Family Trust, James B Roszak, Leeann R Havner, Neil Gagnon, Ronald L Havner Jr, Ronald Valenta and Theodore M Mourouzis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for General Finance.

Which major investors are selling General Finance stock?

GFN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackay Shields LLC and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Finance.

Which major investors are buying General Finance stock?

GFN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC and Rhumbline Advisers. Company insiders that have bought General Finance stock in the last two years include Havner Family Trust, James B Roszak, Leeann R Havner, Neil Gagnon, Ronald L Havner Jr and Ronald Valenta. View Insider Buying and Selling for General Finance.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is General Finance's stock price today?

One share of GFN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.34.

How big of a company is General Finance?

General Finance has a market capitalization of $316.20 million and generates $378.21 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-7,470,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.28 on an earnings per share basis. General Finance employs 941 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About General Finance.

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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  259 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  240 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  499
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 12/10/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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