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Gildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2018

Gildan Activewear, Inc. ( GIL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.112 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GIL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 19.15% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of GIL was $28.65, representing a -16.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.19 and a 12.88% increase over the 52 week low of $25.38.

GIL is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Cintas Corporation ( CTAS ). GIL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports GIL's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.8%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GIL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to GIL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have GIL as a top-10 holding:

  • Vanguard FTSE All-Wld ex-US SmCp Idx ETF ( VSS )
  • Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF ( SCHC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VSS with an increase of 3.12% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GIL at 0.26%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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