About Gildan Activewear
Gildan Activewear Inc is a Canada-based manufacturer and marketer of branded basic family apparel. The Company's segments include Printwear and Branded Apparel. It offers T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, underwear, socks, hosiery and shapewear. It markets its products through approximately two main distribution channels. It sells its products in printwear markets in the United States and Canada, as well as in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. The Company's other main channel of distribution is in retail markets in the United States and Canada, where its products are sold to a range of retailers. It markets its products under a portfolio of brands, including the Gildan, Gold Toe and Comfort Colors brands, and brand extensions, as well as the Secret, Silks and Therapy Plus brands. The Company also has the United States sock license for Under Armour, and licenses for the Mossy Oak and New Balance brands. The Company also manufactures for global athletic and lifestyle consumer brands.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Consumer Discretionary
- Industry: Textile - Apparel Clothing
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: GIL
- Previous Close: $25.03
- 50 Day Moving Average: $25.20
- 200 Day Moving Average: $27.20
- 52-Week Range: $22.63 - $32.20
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.58
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.55
- P/E Growth: 1.26
- Market Cap: $5.80B
- Outstanding Shares: 231,812,000
- Beta: 1.14
- Net Margins: 13.38%
- Return on Equity: 16.67%
- Return on Assets: 11.65%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
- Current Ratio: 4.88%
- Quick Ratio: 1.78%
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 Friday, November 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.078 per share on Monday, December 12th. This represents a $0.31 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.25%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 16th.
When did Gildan Activewear's stock split? How did Gildan Activewear's stock split work?
Gildan Activewear shares split on the morning of Monday, March 30th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, February 4th 2015. The newly issued shares were payable 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.
Where is Gildan Activewear's stock going? Where will Gildan Activewear's stock price be in 2017?
14 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Gildan Activewear's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Gildan Activewear's stock price to reach $35.33 in the next twelve months.
What are analysts saying about Gildan Activewear stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Gildan Activewear stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "Gildan Activewear Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of premium quality branded basic activewear for sale principally into the wholesale imprinted activewear segment of the North American apparel market. The company sells premium quality 100% cotton T-shirts and premium quality sweatshirts, in a variety of weights, sizes, colors and styles, as blanks, which are ultimately decorated with designs and logos for sale to consumers. " (1/25/2017)
Credit Suisse Group analysts commented, "We are updating our forecast for BWXT’s 1Q earnings report earlier this week." (5/5/2016)
Who owns Gildan Activewear stock?
Gildan Activewear's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.69%), Janus Capital Management LLC (4.25%), Guardian Capital LP (2.83%), Fiera Capital Corp (2.42%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.04%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.29%).
Who sold Gildan Activewear stock? Who is selling Gildan Activewear stock?
Gildan Activewear's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Intact Investment Management Inc., Credit Agricole S A, Royce & Associates LP, Skyline Asset Management LP and AQR Capital Management LLC.
Who bought Gildan Activewear stock? Who is buying Gildan Activewear stock?
Gildan Activewear's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guardian Capital LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and Public Sector Pension Investment Board.
How do I buy Gildan Activewear stock?
Shares of Gildan Activewear can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Gildan Activewear stock cost?
One share of Gildan Activewear stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.03.