Gildan Activewear Company Profile (NYSE:GIL)

About Gildan Activewear

Gildan Activewear logoGildan Activewear Inc. is a 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, Anvil 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
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $29.46
  • 52-Week Range: $22.43 - $32.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.23
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.23
  • Market Cap: $6.07B
  • Outstanding Shares: 231,754,000
  • Beta: 0.98
  • Net Margins: 13.94%
  • Return on Equity: 17.19%
  • Return on Assets: 12.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.36%
  • Current Ratio: 5.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.01%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.92)
Consensus Price Target: $36.81 (40.49% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/17/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$44.50View Rating Details
7/28/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$36.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$44.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/21/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy$35.00View Rating Details
5/6/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperform$42.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/5/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$34.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$33.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
2/25/2016DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price Target$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
2/5/2015Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$33.50 -> $37.50View Rating Details
12/5/2014Janney Montgomery ScottLower Price TargetNeutral$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
12/4/2014GMP SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.42$0.41$697.92 million$689.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.28$0.28$617.38 million$593.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.28$0.28$505.85 million$543.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.51$0.52$702.80 million$700.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2015Q215$0.44$0.42$760.61 million$714.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q2$0.24$0.24$630.12 million$636.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q115($0.30)($0.31)$554.55 million$390.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2014Q414$1.08$1.00$713.40 million$666.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q314$0.96$0.95$695.85 million$693.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q214$0.63$0.64$555.22 million$548.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q114$0.35$0.35$452.14 million$451.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q4$0.84$0.83$604.71 million$626.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q313$0.94$0.94$630.60 million$614.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q213$0.57$0.59$518.91 million$523.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q113$0.30$0.32$399.56 million$420.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/20120.80$0.80$561.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.67$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.21$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2011$0.42$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.70$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2011$0.49$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.29$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.53 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.83 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$0.26$0.38$0.31
Q2 20168$0.39$0.58$0.47
Q3 20166$0.51$0.64$0.54
Q4 20166$0.32$0.35$0.34
Q1 20173$0.31$0.41$0.35
Q2 20173$0.46$0.54$0.49
Q3 20173$0.59$0.61$0.60
Q4 20172$0.41$0.44$0.43
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
Annual Dividend:$0.31
Dividend Yield:1.18%
Dividend Growth:29.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:21.53% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
16.94% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
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Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) Chart for Thursday, October, 20, 2016

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