Gildan Activewear Company Profile (TSE: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:
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: GIL
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $33.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $35.50
  • 52-Week Range: C$30.97 - C$41.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.54
  • P/E Growth: 1.08
  • Market Cap: $7.69B
  • Outstanding Shares: 232,159,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$38.40

Analysts' Ratings History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformC$38.00View Rating Details
2/24/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$39.00 -> C$38.00View Rating Details
2/24/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$32.00 -> C$31.00View Rating Details
10/20/2016National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetOutperformC$43.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuyC$43.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetC$40.00 -> C$41.00View Rating Details
10/16/2015CSFBUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformC$45.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
4/8/2015DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetC$35.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/4/2014Q4 14$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2014$1.05$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014$0.70$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.37$0.47$0.41
Q2 20165$0.51$0.74$0.59
Q3 20165$0.66$0.91$0.73
Q4 20165$0.38$0.50$0.45
Q1 20173$0.43$0.45$0.44
Q2 20173$0.63$0.65$0.64
Q3 20173$0.75$0.84$0.78
Q4 20173$0.42$0.59$0.53
Q1 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
Q2 20181$0.74$0.74$0.74
Q3 20181$0.87$0.87$0.87
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/26/2016Anne Martin-VachonDirectorBuy1,000C$35.08C$35,082.00
2/25/2016Donald BergDirectorBuy2,000C$25.40C$50,800.00
11/24/2015Jonathan RoiterInsiderSell7,590C$40.97C$310,962.30
11/19/2015Glenn J ChamandyDirectorSell280,040C$40.70C$11,397,628.00
5/22/2015Michael HoffmanDirectorSell15,000C$39.29C$589,350.00
5/21/2015Glenn J ChamandyDirectorSell200,000C$39.11C$7,821,440.00
5/21/2015Laurence G SellynInsiderSell2,000C$39.31C$78,620.00
5/20/2015Eric Ralph LehmanInsiderSell8,208C$39.37C$323,117.77
2/12/2015Benito MasiInsiderSell8,000C$73.27C$586,160.00
2/12/2015Javier EcheverriaDirectorSell6,000C$74.06C$444,360.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateHeadline logoGildan Activewear, Inc. :GIL-CA: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 27, 2017 (TSE:GIL) - February 27 at 7:07 PM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM
News IconThe Gildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Stake Reduced by Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM logoUPDATE 2-Gildan to keep making some American Apparel styles in U.S. (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM
News IconBRIEF-Gildan Activewear reports Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.32/shr (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM
News IconMarket Movers Snapshot – Suncor Energy Inc. (USA) (NYSE:SU), Gildan Activewear Inc (USA) (NYSE:GIL) - Wall Street Times (press release) (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM logoGildan Activewear, Inc. :GIL-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 24, 2017 (TSE:GIL) - February 24 at 10:57 AM logoEdited Transcript of GIL.TO earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT (TSE:GIL) - February 23 at 10:29 PM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) to Post $0.29 Earnings Per Share: Analysts - Winfield Review (TSE:GIL) - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconCompany Watch: Checking the Numbers on Shares of Gildan Activewear Inc (GIL.TO) - Midway Monitor (TSE:GIL) - February 23 at 5:27 PM logoBRIEF-Gildan Activewear reports Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.32/shr - Reuters (TSE:GIL) - February 23 at 5:27 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc. Q4 Earnings Rise 10% - Nasdaq (TSE:GIL) - February 23 at 5:27 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) is Heading? - Winfield Review (TSE:GIL) - February 22 at 5:42 PM logoTechnical Reports on Textile Equities -- G-III Apparel, Ralph Lauren, Gildan Activewear, and Carter's (TSE:GIL) - February 22 at 12:07 PM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (TSE:GIL) - February 20 at 10:59 AM
News IconDividend Growth of Gildan Activewear, Inc.(GIL) – Morning Outlook - Morning Outlook (TSE:GIL) - February 17 at 8:53 AM logoJarislowsky, Fraser Ltd Buys Quintiles IMS Holdings, Gildan Activewear, Dominion Resources, Sells Suncor Energy ... - (TSE:GIL) - February 17 at 8:53 AM logoGildan Activewear: Dressed To Impress (TSE:GIL) - February 16 at 5:21 PM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) Price Target Expected At $32.946 - Transcript Daily (TSE:GIL) - February 15 at 4:58 AM logoNew Market Research Report: Gildan Activewear Inc. - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report (TSE:GIL) - February 13 at 11:47 AM
News IconGildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) EPS Projection Set At $0.45 ... - Transcript Daily (TSE:GIL) - February 12 at 5:20 PM
News Icon8 retailers that are shrinking across America (TSE:GIL) - February 11 at 5:29 PM
News IconImpact Score Of Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) At 0 - Stock Observer (TSE:GIL) - February 10 at 6:04 PM logoGildan Activewear Responds To Prospect Of Border Tax - Benzinga (TSE:GIL) - February 10 at 6:04 PM logoGildan Activewear Responds To Prospect Of Border Tax (TSE:GIL) - February 10 at 9:34 AM
News IconThe Briefcase: Gildan completes American Apparel brand acquisition (TSE:GIL) - February 9 at 4:04 AM
News IconGildan completes acquisition of American Apparel brand (TSE:GIL) - February 9 at 4:04 AM logoBRIEF-Gildan announces completion of acquisition of American Apparel Brand (TSE:GIL) - February 8 at 6:01 PM logoGildan Announces Completion of Acquisition of American Apparel® Brand (TSE:GIL) - February 8 at 6:01 PM logoIs Gildan Activewear Inc. a Good Buy Today? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:GIL) - February 7 at 6:41 PM logoGildan Activewear Makes Nonsensical Buybacks - Seeking Alpha (TSE:GIL) - February 7 at 6:41 PM
News IconCanada stоcks higher at clоse оf trade; S&P/TSX Cоmpоsite up 0.50% (TSE:GIL) - February 4 at 3:55 AM logoGildan Activewear Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Earnings Results and Conference Call Date (TSE:GIL) - February 3 at 5:52 PM logo[$$] American Apparel Manufacturing Plant Deal Collapses (TSE:GIL) - February 3 at 5:52 PM logoGildan Activewear Enters Oversold Territory (TSE:GIL) - February 3 at 5:16 PM logoGildan Activewear is Now Oversold (GIL) (TSE:GIL) - February 3 at 2:24 PM
News IconEarnings Parade Rolls On, What Are Analysts Saying About Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL)? - Wall Street Beacon (TSE:GIL) - January 31 at 11:03 PM
News IconWet Seal to close stores, lay off workers (TSE:GIL) - January 25 at 9:45 PM
News IconBullish Target Of Gildan Activewear, Inc. (NYSE:GIL) At $44 - Stock Observer (TSE:GIL) - January 24 at 6:07 PM
News IconInvestor Focus on Technical Levels for Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:GIL) - January 24 at 6:07 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel is reportedly closing down (TSE:GIL) - January 17 at 8:23 PM logo​American Apparel lays off 2,400 SoCal workers as it closes (TSE:GIL) - January 17 at 8:23 PM
News IconBankrupt retail innovator American Apparel begins layoffs (TSE:GIL) - January 17 at 3:21 PM logoBankrupt U.S. retailer American Apparel starts layoffs (TSE:GIL) - January 16 at 5:28 PM logoUPDATE 2-American Apparel starts layoffs, employees say (TSE:GIL) - January 16 at 3:44 PM logoAmerican Apparel starts layoffs -sources (TSE:GIL) - January 16 at 2:01 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel to close all 110 stores post sale to Canada's Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL) - January 16 at 9:27 AM
News IconAmerican Apparel Brand Will Not Disappear, Just Move (TSE:GIL) - January 16 at 9:27 AM
News IconAmerican Apparel Is Officially Closing All Of Their Stores (TSE:GIL) - January 14 at 5:27 PM
News IconAmerican Apparel is now owned by a Canadian company (TSE:GIL) - January 13 at 6:25 PM


What is Gildan Activewear's stock symbol?

Gildan Activewear trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) 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 Thursday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 9th will be given a dividend of 0.0935 per share on Monday, April 3rd. This represents a $0.37 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.13%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 7th. This is a boost from Gildan Activewear's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.

Where is Gildan Activewear's stock going? Where will Gildan Activewear's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Gildan Activewear's stock. Their forecasts range from C$31.00 to C$43.00. On average, they expect Gildan Activewear's stock price to reach C$38.40 in the next year.

When will Gildan Activewear announce their earnings?

Gildan Activewear is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

How do I buy Gildan Activewear stock?

Shares of Gildan Activewear and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade 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 C$33.14.

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Last Updated on 2/28/2017 by Staff