Gildan Activewear (GIL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.81 (+2.32%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
651,147 shs
Average Volume
724,711 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.02 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Gildan Activewear MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
15.5% Upside
$41.25 Price Target
Short Interest
0.79% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.65mentions of Gildan Activewear in the last 14 days
Based on 26 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $2.94 to $3.23 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.83 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

8th out of 270 stocks

Apparel, Finished Products From Fabrics & Similar Materials Industry

1st out of 15 stocks

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About Gildan Activewear Stock (NYSE:GIL)

Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and sells various apparel products in the United States, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. It provides various activewear products, including T-shirts, fleece tops and bottoms, and sports shirts under the Gildan, Gildan Performance, Gildan Hammer, Glidan Softstyle, Gildan Heavy Cotton, Gildan Ultra Cotton, Gildan DryBlend, Gildan HeavyBlend, Comfort Colors, and American Apparel brands. The company also offers hosiery products comprising athletic; dress; and casual, liner, therapeutic, and workwear socks under the Gildan, Under Armour, GoldToe, Signature Gold by Goldtoe, Peds, MediPeds, All Pro, and GoldTeo Edition TM brands. In addition, it provides men's and boys' underwear products, and ladies panties under the Gildan and Gildan Platinum brands. The company sells its products to wholesale distributors, screen printers, and embellishers, as well as to retailers and lifestyle brand companies. The company was formerly known as Textiles Gildan Inc. and changed its name to Gildan Activewear Inc. in March 1995. Gildan Activewear Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

GIL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/8 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Apparel, finished products from fabrics & similar materials
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
12 Analysts


Net Income
$533.58 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.20 billion
Cash Flow
$3.42 per share
Book Value
$11.49 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$6.02 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Rhodri J. Harries (Age 60)
    Executive VP and Chief Financial & Administrative Officer
    Comp: $1.38M
  • Mr. Chuck J. Ward
    President of Sales, Marketing & Distribution
  • Mr. Arun Douglas Bajaj BCL (Age 53)
    L.L.B., Executive VP and Chief Human Resources Officer & Legal Affairs
    Comp: $816.77k
  • Mr. Benito A. Masi (Age 68)
    President of Manufacturing
    Comp: $1.45M
  • Mr. Vincent J. Tyra (Age 58)
    President, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Jason DeHaan
    Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Sophie Argiriou
    Vice President of Investor Communications
  • Ms. Michelle E. Taylor
    VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
  • Ms. Geneviève Gosselin
    Director of Corporate Communications & Corporate Marketing
  • Mr. Peter Iliopoulos (Age 54)
    Senior Vice President of Taxation, Sustainability & Government Affairs

GIL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Gildan Activewear stock right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gildan Activewear in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" GIL shares.
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What is Gildan Activewear's stock price target for 2024?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Gildan Activewear's shares. Their GIL share price targets range from $36.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $41.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have GIL shares performed in 2024?

Gildan Activewear's stock was trading at $33.06 at the start of the year. Since then, GIL stock has increased by 8.0% and is now trading at $35.70.
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Are investors shorting Gildan Activewear?

Gildan Activewear saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,300,000 shares, a decline of 12.2% from the March 15th total of 1,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 845,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Gildan Activewear's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
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How can I listen to Gildan Activewear's earnings call?

Gildan Activewear will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 1st at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 609-800-9909 with passcode "9371601#".

How were Gildan Activewear's earnings last quarter?

Gildan Activewear Inc. (NYSE:GIL) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The textile maker reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.03. The textile maker had revenue of $782.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $753.35 million. Gildan Activewear had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.19% and a net margin of 16.70%. Gildan Activewear's revenue was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.65 earnings per share.

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

Gildan Activewear announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.205 per share on Monday, April 8th. This represents a $0.82 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.30%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 12th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19.
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Is Gildan Activewear a good dividend stock?

Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) pays an annual dividend of $0.82 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.35%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 27.06%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, GIL will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.39% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What ETFs hold Gildan Activewear's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) stock in their portfolio include Invesco International BuyBack Achievers ETF (IPKW) and Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF (SCHC).Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF (VSS).

When did Gildan Activewear's stock split?

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

What guidance has Gildan Activewear issued on next quarter's earnings?

Gildan Activewear issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 2.920-3.070 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 2.950. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Glenn J. Chamandy's approval rating as Gildan Activewear's CEO?

61 employees have rated Gildan Activewear Chief Executive Officer Glenn J. Chamandy on Glassdoor.com. Glenn J. Chamandy has an approval rating of 83% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Gildan Activewear own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Gildan Activewear investors own include Intelsat (I), Bank of America (BAC), Fossil Group (FOSL), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Ciena (CIEN), First Data (FDC), Air Canada (AC) and China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU).

Who are Gildan Activewear's major shareholders?

Gildan Activewear's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (1.70%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (0.71%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.18%), Addenda Capital Inc. (0.13%), Azzad Asset Management Inc. ADV (0.06%) and Game Plan Financial Advisors LLC (0.04%).

How do I buy shares of Gildan Activewear?

Shares of GIL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:GIL) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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