Gildan Activewear Company Profile (TSE:GIL)

About Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)

Gildan Activewear logoGildan Activewear Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of branded basic family apparel, including T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, underwear, socks, hosiery and shapewear. The Company operates through two segments: Printwear and Branded Apparel. The Printwear segment designs, manufactures, sources, markets, and distributes undecorated activewear products. The Branded Apparel segment designs, manufactures, sources, markets, and distributes branded family apparel, which includes athletic, casual and dress socks, underwear, activewear, sheer hosiery, legwear, and shapewear products, which are sold to retailers in the United States and Canada. The Company sells its products under various brands, including the Gildan, Gold Toe, Anvil, Comfort Colors, American Apparel, Alstyle, Secret, Silks, Kushyfoot, Secret Silky, Therapy Plus, Peds, and MediPeds brands. The Company distributes its products in printwear markets in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Industry: N/A
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  • Symbol: TSE:GIL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: C$8.61 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 225,119,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$37.58
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$35.28
  • 52 Week Range: C$30.97 - C$41.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.28
  • P/E Growth: 1.31
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$2.66 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.24
  • Book Value: C$9.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.15
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBIDTA: C$547.33 million
  • Average Volume: 1.02 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 27.99

Frequently Asked Questions for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)

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 Tuesday, May 16th. Investors of record on Monday, June 12th will be given a dividend of 0.0935 per share on Monday, June 12th. This represents a $0.37 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.98%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 16th. View Gildan Activewear's Dividend History.

How were Gildan Activewear's earnings last quarter?

Gildan Activewear Inc (TSE:GIL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December, 4th. The company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm earned $758.27 million during the quarter. View Gildan Activewear's Earnings History.

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

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Gildan Activewear's shares. Their forecasts range from C$42.00 to C$44.00. On average, they anticipate Gildan Activewear's stock price to reach C$42.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Gildan Activewear.

Who are some of Gildan Activewear's key competitors?

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$38.24.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: C$42.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/4/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/4/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$44.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$38.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$38.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details
5/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$42.50View Rating Details
10/20/2016National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetOutperformC$43.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetC$40.00 -> C$41.00View Rating Details
10/16/2015CSFBUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformC$45.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Earnings by Quarter for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/4/2014Q4 14$1.00$758.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014$1.05$1.03$746.75 million$749.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014$0.70$0.70$605.90 million$601.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.35
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.54
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.43$0.49$0.46
Q2 20175$0.63$0.67$0.65
Q3 20175$0.73$0.84$0.76
Q4 20174$0.38$0.59$0.49
Q1 20182$0.52$0.58$0.55
Q2 20182$0.67$0.74$0.71
Q3 20182$0.79$0.87$0.83
Q4 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/11/2017Anthony Frank CorsanoDirectorSell32,347C$28.48C$921,242.56
5/5/2017Benito MasiInsiderSell10,000C$36.26C$362,600.00
3/20/2017Chuckie J WardDirectorSell2,600C$35.10C$91,260.00
3/2/2017Eric Ralph LehmanInsiderSell22,000C$25.85C$568,700.00
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)


Headline Trends for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
Latest Headlines for Gildan Activewear (TSE:GIL)
DateHeadline logoGildan Activewear, Inc. : GIL-CA: Dividend Analysis : May 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 7:52 AM logoGildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 16, 2017 - Nasdaq - May 16 at 11:32 AM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Director Anthony Frank Corsano Sells 32,347 Shares - May 12 at 4:26 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.09 (GIL) - May 11 at 12:50 PM logoGildan recognized with a Distintivo ESR(R) award for second consecutive year - May 9 at 5:17 PM logoBenito Masi Sells 10,000 Shares of Gildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Stock - May 8 at 1:42 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 8 at 1:02 PM logoNational Bank Financial Comments on Gildan Activewear Inc's FY2017 Earnings (GIL) - May 8 at 9:40 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Gildan Activewear Inc Raised by Desjardins (GIL) - May 8 at 9:40 AM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Gildan Activewear Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (GIL) - May 8 at 8:26 AM logoGildan Activewear's (GIL) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at DA Davidson - May 6 at 8:02 AM logoGildan Activewear Reports on Shareholders' Voting Results for the Election of Directors - May 5 at 5:36 PM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Gildan Activewear Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (GIL) - May 5 at 7:44 AM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) PT Raised to C$42.00 at Scotiabank - May 4 at 9:08 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Price Target Raised to C$42.00 at Desjardins - May 4 at 9:08 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Price Target Raised to C$44.00 at TD Securities - May 4 at 7:06 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) PT Raised to C$42.50 - May 4 at 3:12 PM logoEdited Transcript of GIL.TO earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 4 at 12:09 PM logoGildan tops Street 1Q forecasts - May 3 at 10:13 PM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Gildan Activewear Inc Raised by National Bank Financial (GIL) - May 3 at 7:44 AM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.49 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts - May 2 at 8:06 AM logoGildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by TD Securities - April 27 at 6:04 PM logoGildan and OKRP invoke an epic ad failure in new underwear campaign - April 25 at 5:01 PM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Increases Gildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Price Target to C$40.50 - April 24 at 8:24 PM logoGildan Activewear Announces Dates for First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Annual General Meeting of ... - Yahoo Finance - April 22 at 8:36 AM logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - VSS, OTEX, GIL, LOGI - April 21 at 11:27 AM logoAST moves into former American Apparel facility, to add 120 jobs - April 19 at 10:20 PM logoGildan Activewear (GIL) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - April 12 at 5:29 PM logoAmerican Apparel making clothes outside of U.S. for first time - April 7 at 5:21 PM logoAmerican Apparel is making its first products outside America - April 7 at 5:21 PM
News Icon13 retailers that are dying and taking the fashion industry with them - April 7 at 10:02 AM logoGildan Activewear (GIL) Announces Share Purchase Plan - March 24 at 5:33 PM logoGildan Activewear Establishes Automatic Share Purchase Plan - March 24 at 5:33 PM logoInsider Selling: Gildan Activewear Inc (GIL) Director Sells 2,600 Shares of Stock - March 21 at 1:25 PM logoShould Value Investors Consider Gildan Activewear Stock? - March 3 at 5:26 PM logoGildan Activewear (GIL) to Buyback 877K Common Shares Through Private Agreements - - March 2 at 5:43 PM logoGildan Activewear (GIL) to Buyback 877K Common Shares Through Private Agreements - February 28 at 5:34 PM logoBRIEF-Gildan Activewear announces plan to buy back shares through private agreements - February 28 at 5:34 PM logoGildan Activewear Announces Plan to Buy Back Shares Through Private Agreements - February 28 at 5:34 PM logoUPDATE 2-Gildan to keep making some American Apparel styles in U.S. - February 24 at 10:57 AM
News IconBRIEF-Gildan Activewear reports Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.32/shr - February 24 at 10:57 AM logoEdited Transcript of GIL.TO earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT - February 23 at 10:29 PM logoBRIEF-Gildan Activewear reports Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.32/shr - Reuters - February 23 at 5:27 PM logoGildan Activewear Inc. Q4 Earnings Rise 10% - Nasdaq - February 23 at 5:27 PM logoTechnical Reports on Textile Equities -- G-III Apparel, Ralph Lauren, Gildan Activewear, and Carter's - February 22 at 12:07 PM logoGildan Activewear: Dressed To Impress - February 16 at 5:21 PM
News Icon8 retailers that are shrinking across America - February 11 at 5:29 PM logoGildan Activewear Responds To Prospect Of Border Tax - Benzinga - February 10 at 6:04 PM logoGildan Activewear Responds To Prospect Of Border Tax - February 10 at 9:34 AM logoBRIEF-Gildan announces completion of acquisition of American Apparel Brand - February 8 at 6:01 PM



Gildan Activewear (GIL) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by Staff