Gildan Activewear Company Profile (NYSE:GIL)

About Gildan Activewear

Gildan Activewear logoGildan 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
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.19
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $26.92
  • 52-Week Range: $23.55 - $32.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.89
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.46
  • P/E Growth: 1.03
  • Market Cap: $5.90B
  • Outstanding Shares: 231,812,000
  • Beta: 1.14
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 13.38%
  • Return on Equity: 16.67%
  • Return on Assets: 11.65%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.33%
  • Current Ratio: 4.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.78%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $35.33 (38.13% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/3/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$30.00View Rating Details
1/11/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$30.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
11/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/14/2016Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetBuy$31.00View Rating Details
11/11/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$43.00View Rating Details
11/6/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$33.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
11/6/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$44.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
11/4/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$32.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuy$43.00View 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
5/5/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
2/25/2016DA DavidsonLower Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price Target$30.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/201712/31/2016$0.29$0.32$604.14 million$587.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.51$0.50$723.97 million$715.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.90 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$0.50$0.64$0.54
Q4 20166$0.29$0.35$0.32
Q1 20174$0.31$0.36$0.34
Q2 20174$0.47$0.48$0.48
Q3 20174$0.56$0.61$0.58
Q4 20174$0.32$0.41$0.36
Q1 20181$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q2 20181$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q3 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
Annual Dividend:$0.31
Dividend Yield:1.21%
Dividend Growth:20.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:21.68% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
18.13% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
16.32% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017$0.093/7/20173/9/20174/3/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.081.27%11/16/201611/18/201612/12/2016
7/27/2016quarterly$0.081.07%8/9/20168/11/20169/6/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.081.01%5/17/20165/19/20166/13/2016
2/25/2016quarterly$0.081.23%3/8/20163/10/20164/4/2016
11/13/2015quarterly$0.070.91%11/24/201511/27/201512/14/2015
8/3/2015quarterly$0.070.81%8/12/20158/14/20159/8/2015
5/15/2015quarterly$0.070.8%5/25/20155/27/20156/22/2015
2/5/2015quarterly$0.130.89%2/17/20152/19/20153/16/2015
12/4/2014quarterly$0.130.98%12/16/201412/18/20141/12/2015
8/1/2014quarterly$0.110.73%8/12/20148/14/20149/8/2014
5/5/2014quarterly$0.110.78%5/13/20145/15/20146/9/2014
2/6/2014quarterly$0.110.84%2/18/20142/20/20143/17/2014
11/22/2013quarterly$0.110.89%12/10/201312/12/20131/6/2014
8/2/2013quarterly$0.090.78%8/13/20138/15/20139/9/2013
5/3/2013quarterly$0.090.87%5/14/20135/16/20136/10/2013
2/7/2013quarterly$0.091.03%2/19/20132/21/20133/18/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoGildan Activewear, Inc. :GIL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 24, 2017 (NYSE:GIL)
www.capitalcube.com - February 24 at 10:57 AM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:GIL)
brassale.net - February 23 at 10:29 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoGildan Activewear’s profit gains reinvigorate stock (NYSE:GIL)
www.theglobeandmail.com - February 23 at 10:29 PM
rttnews.com logoGildan Activewear Hikes Dividend; Renews Shareholder Rights Plan (NYSE:GIL)
www.rttnews.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconGildan Activewear Inc (TSX:GIL): How To Check Financial Health Of A Low-Debt Company (NYSE:GIL)
simplywall.st - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconGildan Activewear Inc. Q4 Earnings Rise 10% (NYSE:GIL)
www.graffiotech.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:GIL)
prensariotiretail.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGildan Activewear Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results and Initiates Guidance for 2017 (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:28 am Gildan Activewear beats by $0.03, misses on revs; guides FY17 EPS below consensus; raises dividend 20%; approves buyback up 5% of shares; Board approves new shareholder rights plan (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGildan tops 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAmerican Apparel brand will continue being made in US: Gildan CEO (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGildan to keep making some American Apparel styles in U.S. (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
bloomberg.com logoAmerican Apparel Brand Will Soon Appear on Clothes Made Elsewhere (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconCheap Clothing Comes at a High Cost (NYSE:GIL)
www.therampageonline.com - February 23 at 2:28 AM
4-traders.com logoGildan Activewear Inc : annual earnings release (NYSE:GIL)
www.4-traders.com - February 20 at 10:59 AM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) Stock Price Target Given At ... - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GIL)
transcriptdaily.com - February 18 at 5:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoDavidson Investment Advisors Buys Facebook, Marathon Oil, Gildan ... - Nasdaq (NYSE:GIL)
www.nasdaq.com - February 18 at 5:00 PM
msn.com logoAnalyst Sees Odds Of U.S. Border Tax Passage Increasing To 75% (NYSE:GIL)
www.msn.com - February 13 at 6:22 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel Sale to Gildan Closes - WWD (NYSE:GIL)
wwd.com - February 9 at 11:15 PM
News IconStreet View: Analyst Updates on Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Midway Monitor (NYSE:GIL)
midwaymonitor.com - February 8 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Gildan Activewear Inc. a Good Buy Today? (NYSE:GIL)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:41 PM
investing.com logoCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.50% (NYSE:GIL)
www.investing.com - February 3 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs it Time to Get into Gildan Activewear Inc.? (NYSE:GIL)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 5:52 PM
News Icon11 notable Toronto businesses that closed in January (NYSE:GIL)
www.blogto.com - February 2 at 6:01 PM
thestreet.com logo6 Mall Brands That Are Near Death or Have Already Dropped Dead (NYSE:GIL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:01 PM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) News Impact Score At 68 - Stock Observer (NYSE:GIL)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 2 at 4:12 AM
News IconWhat Analysts Report Shows About Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GIL)
transcriptdaily.com - February 2 at 4:12 AM
sbwire.com logoHosiery Market Will Continue to Grow by 2022 (NYSE:GIL)
www.sbwire.com - February 1 at 6:07 PM
News IconTurtle Creek Asset Management INC Has Upped Gildan Activewear INC (GIL) Stake as Stock Declined (NYSE:GIL)
randolphguide.com - February 1 at 6:07 PM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:GIL)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 11:50 AM
News IconWet Seal closes up shop: 5 other clothing brands that have recently fallen on hard times (NYSE:GIL)
www.ocregister.com - January 28 at 12:18 AM
News IconImpact Score Of Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) At 34 - Stock Observer (NYSE:GIL)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 27 at 7:18 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:GIL)
aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 11:55 PM
News IconInvestor Guide: Check on Technical Levels for Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:GIL)
rivesjournal.com - January 26 at 6:53 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel on Telegraph Avenue to close in April (NYSE:GIL)
www.dailycal.org - January 26 at 2:46 AM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) Price Target Expected At $32.855 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GIL)
transcriptdaily.com - January 24 at 11:07 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:GIL)
wsbeacon.com - January 24 at 11:07 PM
capitalcube.com logoGildan Activewear, Inc. : GIL-US: Dividend Analysis : November 18th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:GIL)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 6:44 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel Begins Layoffs and Closes Stores (NYSE:GIL)
multichannelmerchant.com - January 20 at 12:11 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:GIL)
aikenadvocate.com - January 19 at 7:10 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel Sells To Canadian Firm And Will Close All Stores (NYSE:GIL)
instantcrickets.com - January 18 at 5:53 PM
News IconOnce a retail innovator, American Apparel begins winding down (NYSE:GIL)
www.csmonitor.com - January 18 at 5:53 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel begins layoffs after Canadian company decides not to continue operations (NYSE:GIL)
www.thedrum.com - January 18 at 5:53 PM
News IconChecking in on Signals for Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:GIL)
rivesjournal.com - January 17 at 3:21 PM
reuters.com logoBankrupt US retailer American Apparel starts layoffs - Reuters (NYSE:GIL)
www.reuters.com - January 17 at 3:21 PM
thestreet.com logo5 Mall Brands That Are Near Death or Have Already Dropped Dead (NYSE:GIL)
www.thestreet.com - January 17 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Apparel denies reports that it's imminently shutting down all of its stores (NYSE:GIL)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 3:21 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel starts layoffs (NYSE:GIL)
www.lvb.com - January 17 at 8:53 AM
business.financialpost.com logoAmerican Apparel starts laying off 2,400 U.S. workers after Gildan Activewear bankruptcy deal (NYSE:GIL)
business.financialpost.com - January 17 at 8:53 AM
News IconSources: American Apparel Starts Layoffs (NYSE:GIL)
www.onenewspage.com - January 16 at 5:28 PM

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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 dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 9th will be given a dividend of $0.094 per share on Monday, April 3rd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 7th.

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

Shares of Gildan Activewear split before market open 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 closing bell 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 twelve-month price objectives 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.69%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (6.27%), Janus Capital Management LLC (4.25%), Guardian Capital LP (2.83%), Fiera Capital Corp (2.42%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (1.04%).

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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Guardian Capital LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Marshall Wace LLP and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI.

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 $25.58.

Gildan Activewear (NYSE:GIL) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff