Gale Pacific Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and distributes screening and shading products for domestic, commercial, and industrial applications.
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Undervalued with adequate balance sheet.
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 4.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GAP underperformed the Australian Market which returned -15% 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?
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Is Gale Pacific undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GAP (A$0.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$0.51)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GAP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GAP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.3x) compared to the Consumer Durables industry average (12.8x).
PE vs Market: GAP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.3x) compared to the Australian market (14.7x).
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 (0.5x) compared to the AU Consumer Durables industry average (2.3x).
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.
- Examine whether Gale Pacific is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
- 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 (3.5%) are lower than last year (6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GAP's earnings have declined by -0.04% 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 (-44.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Durables industry average (-24.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GAP's Return on Equity (6.2%) is considered low.
How is Gale Pacific's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GAP's short term assets (A$100.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$47.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: GAP's short term assets (A$100.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$40.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GAP's debt to equity ratio (49.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GAP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 49.1% to 49.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GAP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (46.5%).
Interest Coverage: GAP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.1x coverage).
What is Gale Pacific's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GAP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GAP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GAP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GAP's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: GAP is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GAP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. John Paul Marcantonio serves as Chief Executive Officer of Gale Pacific Limited since December 20, 2019. He serves as the President and General Manager of Gale’s U.S. business. Mr. Marcantonio serves a ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD281.51K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD250.60K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||0.42yr||AU$431.36k||no data|
|Senior Manager of Global Procurement & Logistics||5.58yrs||AU$217.90k||0.40% A$165.7k|
|General Manager of Middle East & North Africa||no data||AU$258.14k||no data|
|General Manager of China Manufacturing||3.92yrs||AU$253.40k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||15.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: GAP's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
|Non-Executive Director||2.58yrs||AU$96.45k||0.22% A$90.0k|
|Non-Executive Director||6yrs||AU$92.43k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||2.17yrs||AU$84.50k||0.018% A$7.5k|
Experienced Board: GAP's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: GAP 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$41.309m
- 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 for agricultural, architectural, industrial, horticultural, mining, and construction applications under the GALE Pacific brand; and a range of outdoor leisure and garden products for home and garden, including gazebos, sun umbrellas, shade sails, synthetic grass, weed mat, bird nets, and screenings for architectural shade, crop protection, water containment, and screening under the Coolaroo brand. It also provides window furnishings, such as a range of venetian and roller blinds, as well as curtain accessories for hanging curtains under the Zone Interiors brand. The company markets its products in commercial and retail sectors, as well as home improvement, club, and e-commerce channels in Australia, New Zealand, China, Australasia, the Americas, the Middle East, North Africa, and internationally. Gale Pacific Limited was founded in 1951 and is based in Braeside, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/26 15:12|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/26 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.