NYSE:GIL - Gildan Activewear Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.49 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.49
Today's Range$34.44 - $34.68
52-Week Range$25.33 - $34.70
Volume662,186 shs
Average Volume505,688 shs
Market Capitalization$7.13 billion
P/E Ratio20.05
Dividend Yield1.30%
Beta0.82
Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and sells a range of apparel products in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. It operates in two segments, Printwear and Branded Apparel. The company manufactures and markets active wear products, including T-shirts, fleece tops and bottoms, and sport shirts under Gildan, Gildan Performance, Gildan Platinum, Gildan Hammer, Smart Basics, Comfort Colors, American Apparel, Anvil, Alstyle, Gold Toe, and Mossy Oak brands. It also offers athletic, dress, casual, workwear, legwear, and therapeutic socks under the Gildan, Gildan Platinum, Smart Basics, Under Armour, Gold Toe, PowerSox, GT a Gold Toe Brand, Silver Toe, Signature Gold by Goldtoe, Peds, MediPeds, Kushyfoot, Therapy Plus, All Pro, and Mossy Oak brand names. In addition, the company provides men's and boys' top and bottom underwear, and ladies panties under Gildan, Gildan Platinum, Smart Basics, and American Apparel brand names; hosiery comprising sheer panty hose, tights, and leggings under Secret, Silks, Secret Silky, Peds, and American Apparel brand names; and ladies shapewear and intimates accessories under Secret and American Apparel brand names, as well as other products, such as denim, jackets, sweaters, bodysuits, skirts, dresses, and accessories. Gildan Activewear Inc. serves wholesale distributors, screen printers/embellishers, retailers, and individual consumers. The company was formerly known as Textiles Gildan Inc. and changed its name to Gildan Activewear Inc. in March 1995. Gildan Activewear Inc. was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIPN/A
Phone514-735-2023

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.75 billion
Cash Flow$2.5194 per share
Book Value$9.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$362.33 million

Miscellaneous

Employees50,000
Market Cap$7.13 billion
OptionableOptionable

Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gildan Activewear's stock symbol?

Gildan Activewear trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GIL."

How often does Gildan Activewear pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Gildan Activewear?

Gildan Activewear declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.085 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View Gildan Activewear's Dividend History.

When did Gildan Activewear's stock split? How did Gildan Activewear's stock split work?

Shares of Gildan Activewear split on Monday, March 30th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, February 4th 2015. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, March 27th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Gildan Activewear stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Gildan Activewear's stock buyback program work?

Gildan Activewear declared that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback 10,960,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Gildan Activewear's earnings last quarter?

Gildan Activewear Inc (NYSE:GIL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The textile maker reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.03. The textile maker had revenue of $764.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $728.72 million. Gildan Activewear had a net margin of 12.28% and a return on equity of 18.80%. Gildan Activewear's quarterly revenue was up 6.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.48 earnings per share. View Gildan Activewear's Earnings History.

When is Gildan Activewear's next earnings date?

Gildan Activewear is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Gildan Activewear.

How can I listen to Gildan Activewear's earnings call?

Gildan Activewear will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8004470521.

What price target have analysts set for GIL?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Gildan Activewear's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Gildan Activewear's share price to reach $33.4967 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Gildan Activewear.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gildan Activewear?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gildan Activewear in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Gildan Activewear.

Has Gildan Activewear been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about GIL stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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. Gildan Activewear earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the textile maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Gildan Activewear's key competitors?

Who are Gildan Activewear's key executives?

Gildan Activewear's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Glenn J. Chamandy, Founder, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rhodri J. Harries, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael R. Hoffman, Pres of Sales, Marketing & Distribution (Age 56)
  • Mr. Benito A. Masi, Pres of Manufacturing (Age 63)
  • Ms. Sophie Argiriou, VP of Investor Communications

Who are Gildan Activewear's major shareholders?

Gildan Activewear's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (6.53%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.52%), Bank of Montreal Can (1.28%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (0.96%), Eaton Vance Management (0.80%) and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.68%).

Which major investors are selling Gildan Activewear stock?

GIL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackenzie Financial Corp, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Stifel Financial Corp, Scheer Rowlett & Associates Investment Management Ltd., Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.

Which major investors are buying Gildan Activewear stock?

GIL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pzena Investment Management LLC, Park West Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Eaton Vance Management, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Mcclain Value Management LLC and Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc..

How do I buy shares of Gildan Activewear?

Shares of GIL 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 Gildan Activewear's stock price today?

One share of GIL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.49.

How big of a company is Gildan Activewear?

Gildan Activewear has a market capitalization of $7.13 billion and generates $2.75 billion in revenue each year. The textile maker earns $362.33 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.72 on an earnings per share basis. Gildan Activewear employs 50,000 workers across the globe.

What is Gildan Activewear's official website?

The official website for Gildan Activewear is http://www.gildan.com.

How can I contact Gildan Activewear?

Gildan Activewear's mailing address is 600 BOULEVARD DE MAISONNEUVE OUEST 33RD FLOOR, MONTREAL A8, H3A 3J2. The textile maker can be reached via phone at 514-735-2023 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Gildan Activewear (NYSE GIL)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  570 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  430 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,000
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gildan Activewear and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GIL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GIL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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