Gale Pacific Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes screening and shading products for domestic, commercial, and industrial applications. More Details
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Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Gale Pacific's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GAP's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
AU Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
AU Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: GAP underperformed the Australian Consumer Durables industry which returned 36.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GAP underperformed the Australian Market which returned -12.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Gale Pacific's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 days ago | Simply Wall StGale Pacific Limited's (ASX:GAP) Share Price Boosted 28% But Its Business Prospects Need A Lift Too
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThere Is A Reason Gale Pacific Limited's (ASX:GAP) Price Is Undemanding
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Returns At Gale Pacific (ASX:GAP) Provide Us With Signs Of What's To Come
Is Gale Pacific undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GAP (A$0.23) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0.1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GAP is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GAP's PE Ratio (17.2x) is in line with the AU Consumer Durables industry average.
PE vs Market: GAP is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.2x) compared to the Australian market (20.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GAP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GAP is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the AU Consumer Durables industry average (2.8x).
How is Gale Pacific forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Durables industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Gale Pacific has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of GAP’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Gale Pacific competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Consumer Durables industry.
How has Gale Pacific performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GAP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GAP's current net profit margins (2.4%) are lower than last year (6.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GAP's earnings have declined by 2.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GAP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GAP had negative earnings growth (-59.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Durables industry average (-1.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GAP's Return on Equity (4.2%) is considered low.
How is Gale Pacific's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GAP's short term assets (A$118.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$56.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: GAP's short term assets (A$118.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$47.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GAP's debt to equity ratio (48.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GAP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 35.2% to 48.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GAP's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.6%).
Interest Coverage: GAP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.2x coverage).
What is Gale Pacific current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GAP's dividend (4.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.38%).
High Dividend: GAP's dividend (4.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.65%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GAP's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GAP's dividend payments have not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (74.7%), GAP's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. John Paul Marcantonio serves as Chief Executive Officer of Gale Pacific Limited since December 20, 2019 and serves as its Managing Director and Director since August 14, 2020. He serves as the Presiden ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD449.39K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD276.97K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, MD & Director||0.75yr||AU$623.62k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||1yr||AU$353.41k||0.096% |
|General Manager of Middle East & North Africa||no data||AU$283.77k||0.19% |
|General Manager of China Manufacturing||4.25yrs||AU$289.34k||no data|
|General Manager of Eurasia||no data||AU$300.49k||no data|
|General Manager of Australia & New Zealand||0.67yr||AU$297.04k||no data|
|Company Secretary||16.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Manager of Global Procurement & Logistics||5.92yrs||AU$217.90k||0.40% |
Experienced Management: GAP's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).
|CEO, MD & Director||0.75yr||AU$623.62k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||2.92yrs||AU$95.40k||0.22% |
|Non-Executive Director||6.33yrs||AU$102.76k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||2.5yrs||AU$84.50k||0.018% |
Experienced Board: GAP's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Gale Pacific Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Gale Pacific Limited
- Ticker: GAP
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1951
- Industry: Home Furnishings
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: AU$63.340m
- Shares outstanding: 275.39m
- Website: https://www.galepacific.com
Number of Employees
- Gale Pacific Limited
- 145 Woodlands Drive
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GAP||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Dec 2000|
|GAP||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Dec 2000|
Gale Pacific Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes screening and shading products for domestic, commercial, and industrial applications. The company offers fabrics ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/22 19:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/22 00:00|
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