The Gap Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.28 (-0.85 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $32.69
50-Day Range
MA: $29.51
52-Week Range
Now: $32.69
Volume3.57 million shs
Average Volume7.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.26 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
The Gap, Inc. operates as an apparel retail company. The company offers apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women, and children under the Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta, Intermix, and Janie and Jack brands. Its products include denim, tees, fleece, and khakis; eyewear, jewelry, shoes, handbags, and fragrances; and fitness and lifestyle products for use in yoga, training, sports, travel, and everyday activities for women and girls. The company offers its products through company-operated stores, franchise stores, Websites, third-party arrangements, and catalogs. It has franchise agreements with unaffiliated franchisees to operate Old Navy, Gap, Athleta, and Banana Republic stores and websites in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa. As of March 04, 2021, the company had 3,100 company-operated stores and 615 franchise stores. It also provides its products through e-commerce sites. The Gap, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Family clothing stores
Sub-IndustryApparel Retail
Year Founded1969



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.38 billion
Cash Flow$5.12 per share
Book Value$8.88 per share


Net Income$351 million


Market Cap$12.26 billion
Next Earnings Date6/3/2021 (Estimated)


Gap Inc. Stock Look Set For A Fresh Rally
March 26, 2021 |  marketbeat.com
When the Price of Gap $GPS Talks, People Listen
April 15, 2021 |  marketwatch.com
The Gap (NYSE:GPS) Reaches New 1-Year High at $33.05
April 14, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) EVP Sells $33,247.50 in Stock
April 13, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) Insider Sells $538,624.00 in Stock
April 13, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Better Buy: Lululemon vs. Gap
April 13, 2021 |  fool.com
Analyzing Gap's Ex-Dividend Date
April 5, 2021 |  benzinga.com
Old Navy has launched a women’s underwear collection
April 5, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Gap to Build Mega Warehouse as Digital Sales Soar
April 1, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.26 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

145th out of 383 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

8th out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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The Gap (NYSE:GPS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Gap a buy right now?

19 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Gap in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 12 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" The Gap stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in GPS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is The Gap's next earnings date?

The Gap is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 3rd 2021.
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How were The Gap's earnings last quarter?

The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 3rd. The apparel retailer reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.10. The apparel retailer earned $4.42 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.66 billion. The Gap had a negative net margin of 7.71% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.81%. The firm's revenue was down 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.58 earnings per share.
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How has The Gap's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

The Gap's stock was trading at $10.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GPS stock has increased by 198.0% and is now trading at $32.69.
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How often does The Gap pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Gap?

The Gap announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 2nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.2425 per share on Wednesday, April 28th. This represents a $0.97 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 6th.
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What guidance has The Gap issued on next quarter's earnings?

The Gap issued an update on its FY22 earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.20-1.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.31. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.87-16.42 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $16.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GPS?

19 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for The Gap's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate The Gap's stock price to reach $26.94 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.6%.
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Who are The Gap's key executives?

The Gap's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Bobby L. Martin, Exec. Chairman (Age 72, Pay $146.25k)
  • Ms. Sonia Syngal, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 51, Pay $1.17M)
  • Ms. Julie Gruber, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 55, Pay $801.58k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mark Breitbard, Pres & CEO of Gap Brand (Age 53, Pay $1.6M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Katrina O'Connell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Shawn Curran, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John F. Strain, Chief Digital & Technology Officer (Age 52) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Sally Gilligan, Chief Information Officer & Chief Strategy Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Steve Austenfeld, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Alegra O'Hare, Chief Marketing Officer

What is Sonia Syngal's approval rating as The Gap's CEO?

24 employees have rated The Gap CEO Sonia Syngal on Glassdoor.com. Sonia Syngal has an approval rating of 85% among The Gap's employees.

Who are some of The Gap's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Gap own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Gap investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Ford Motor (F), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC) and Starbucks (SBUX).

What is The Gap's stock symbol?

The Gap trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GPS."

How do I buy shares of The Gap?

Shares of GPS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The Gap's stock price today?

One share of GPS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.69.

How much money does The Gap make?

The Gap has a market capitalization of $12.26 billion and generates $16.38 billion in revenue each year. The apparel retailer earns $351 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.97 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does The Gap have?

The Gap employs 117,000 workers across the globe.

Does The Gap have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of The Gap: Athleta, Athleta (ITM) Inc., Athleta LLC, Banana Republic, Banana Republic (Apparel), Banana Republic (ITM) Inc., Banana Republic (Japan) Y.K., Corporate HQ Support Mexico, Direct Consumer Services, Forth & Towne (Apparel) LLC, Forth & Towne (Japan) Y.K., GPS (Great Britain) Limited, GPS Consumer Direct, GPS Corporate Facilities, GPS Import Services, GPS Real Estate, GPS Services, GPS Strategic Alliances LLC, GPSDC (New York) Inc., Gap (Apparel), Gap (Beijing) Commercial Co., Gap (Canada) Inc., Gap (France) S.A.S., Gap (ITM) Inc., Gap (Italy) Srl., Gap (Japan) K.K., Gap (Puerto Rico), Gap (RHC) B.V., Gap (Shanghai) Commercial Co., Gap (UK Holdings) Limited, Gap Europe Limited, Gap International Sales, Gap International Sourcing, Gap International Sourcing (Americas) LLC, Gap International Sourcing (California), Gap International Sourcing (Holdings) Limited, Gap International Sourcing (India) Private Limited, Gap International Sourcing (JV), Gap International Sourcing (Mexico) S.A. de C.V., Gap International Sourcing (U.S.A.) Inc., Gap International Sourcing (Vietnam) Limited Liability Company, Gap International Sourcing Limited, Gap International Sourcing Pte. Ltd., Gap Limited, Gap Services, Gap Stores (Ireland) Limited, Gap Taiwan Limited, Intermix, Intermix (ITM) Inc., Intermix Canada Inc., Intermix Holdco Inc., ON Stores Mexico, ONDC (Fresno) LLC, Old Navy, Old Navy (Apparel), Old Navy (Canada) Inc., Old Navy (ITM) Inc., Old Navy (Japan) Y.K., Old Navy Financial Services Limited, Old Navy Gift Card Services LLC, Old Navy International Sourcing Inc., Old Navy Services Inc., Old Navy Sourcing (Hong Kong) Limited, Old Navy Sourcing (Vietnam) Limited Liability Limited, Old Navy Sourcing Holdings LLC, Old Navy Strategic Alliances LLC, Old Navy Supply Chain Management (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Piperlime (Japan) G.K., WCB Twenty-Eight Limited Partnership, and Weddington Way.

When was The Gap founded?

The Gap was founded in 1969.

What is The Gap's official website?

The official website for The Gap is www.gapinc.com.

Where are The Gap's headquarters?

The Gap is headquartered at TWO FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94105.

How can I contact The Gap?

The Gap's mailing address is TWO FOLSOM STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94105. The apparel retailer can be reached via phone at 415-427-0100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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