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

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$37.21 -0.53 (-1.40 %)
(As of 04/26/2019 12:39 PM ET)
Previous Close$37.74
Today's Range$37.10 - $37.54
52-Week Range$25.33 - $37.95
Volume23,588 shs
Average Volume524,524 shs
Market Capitalization$7.67 billion
P/E Ratio20.00
Dividend Yield1.44%
Beta0.88
Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and sells a range of apparel products in North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. 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, Comfort Colors, American Apparel, Anvil, Alstyle, and Gold Toe brands. It also offers athletic, dress, casual, workwear, liner, and therapeutic socks, as well as sheer panty hose, tights, and leggings under the Gildan, Gildan Platinum, Under Armour, Gold Toe, PowerSox, GT a Gold Toe Brand, Silver Toe, Signature Gold by Goldtoe, Peds, MediPeds, Kushyfoot, Therapy Plus, All Pro, Secret, Silks, Secret Silky, and American Apparel brand names. In addition, the company provides men's and boys' top and bottom underwear, and ladies panties under Gildan, Gildan Platinum, and American Apparel brand names; and ladies shapewear, intimates, and accessories under Secret, Secret Silky, and American Apparel brand names, as well as other products, such as denim, jackets, sweaters, bodysuits, skirts, dresses, and accessories. It offers its products through wholesale distributors, screen printers/embellishers, and retailers, as well as through its e-commerce platforms. 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$2.91 billion
Cash Flow$2.6484 per share
Book Value$9.36 per share

Profitability

Net Income$350.77 million

Miscellaneous

Employees50,000
Market Cap$7.67 billion
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Confirmed)
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 Friday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.134 per share on Monday, April 1st. This represents a $0.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 6th. This is an increase from Gildan Activewear's previous quarterly dividend of $0.09. View Gildan Activewear's Dividend History.

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 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 of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase 10,960,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Gildan Activewear's earnings last quarter?

Gildan Activewear Inc (NYSE:GIL) posted its earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The textile maker reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.01. The textile maker earned $743 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $718.48 million. Gildan Activewear had a return on equity of 20.16% and a net margin of 12.06%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.31 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 Wednesday, May 1st 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, May 2nd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Gildan Activewear updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, March, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.90-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.07. Gildan Activewear also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.14-0.16 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for GIL?

7 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Gildan Activewear's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Gildan Activewear's share price to reach $34.3960 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Gildan Activewear.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gildan Activewear?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gildan Activewear in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings, 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Gildan Activewear.

Has Gildan Activewear been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about GIL stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Gildan Activewear earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the textile maker a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Gildan Activewear's key competitors?

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), Fossil Group (FOSL), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Bank of America (BAC), AMC Entertainment (AMC), First Data (FDC), Ciena (CIEN), Air Canada (AC) and China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.65%), Pembroke Management LTD (0.23%), Strs Ohio (0.21%), North Point Portfolio Managers Corp OH (0.16%), Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc. NE (0.11%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.10%).

Which major investors are selling Gildan Activewear stock?

GIL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Point Portfolio Managers Corp OH, Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Legacy Advisors LLC, Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc. NE and Pembroke Management LTD.

Which major investors are buying Gildan Activewear stock?

GIL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Carroll Financial Associates Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Scout Investments Inc., BB&T Corp and Oppenheimer Asset Management 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 $37.18.

How big of a company is Gildan Activewear?

Gildan Activewear has a market capitalization of $7.67 billion and generates $2.91 billion in revenue each year. The textile maker earns $350.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.86 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:  578 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  442 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,020
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This page was last updated on 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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