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Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL)

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  • Jun. 12, 2012, 1:04 PM
    Gildan Activewear (GIL +7.4%) gets a pop from an upgrade to Buy on valuation at Buckingham earlier today, citing solid demand trends and favorable cotton costs.
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  • Feb. 9, 2012, 10:11 AM
    Shares of Gildan Activewear (GIL +6.5%) show strength after the firm's FQ1 loss was narrower than analysts expected. CFO Laurence Sellyn cuts right to the chase during the firm's earnings CC, highlighting that higher cotton costs in FQ1 negatively impacted EPS by close to $0.45 per share.
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  • Feb. 8, 2012, 5:58 PM
    Gildan Activewear (GIL): FQ1 EPS of -$0.38 beats by $0.01. Revenue of $303.8M (-8.3% Y/Y) beats by $3.8M. Shares +1.1% AH. (PR)
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  • Dec. 1, 2011, 10:16 AM
    The plunge in Gildan Activewear (GIL -28.8%) shares accelerates, after the clothing maker's warning of an FQ1 loss of $0.40/share due to high cotton prices and anticipated lower activewear sales volumes on top of its FQ4 15% profit drop. Shares of rival Hanesbrands (HBI -5%) also slide.
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  • Dec. 1, 2011, 7:46 AM
    More on Gildan Activewear's (GIL) FQ4 report: Weak U.S. distributor shipments are blamed for the FQ4 revenue shortfall. Citing weak selling prices and "excess producer inventories," the company expects FQ1 revenue of just $300M and EPS of -$0.40 in FQ1 2012, well below a consensus of $451.1M and $0.29. GIL -10.1% premarket. (PR)
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Gildan Activewear Inc is a supplier of basic family apparel which includes T-shirts, fleece, sport shirts, underwear and socks.