General Finance Corporation (GFN): Price and Financial Metrics


General Finance Corporation (GFN)

Today's Latest Price: $7.35 USD

0.37 (-4.79%)

Updated Nov 23 4:00pm

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 35 in Industrial - Services

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GFN Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 96.34, General Finance CORP P/E ratio is greater than that of about 91.54% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for General Finance CORP is higher than merely 16.53% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for GFN comes in at 19.34% -- higher than that of 88.24% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to GFN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are GTLS, DY, CVGI, TWNK, and VRTS.
  • GFN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit General Finance CORP's official web site, go to www.generalfinance.com.

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GFN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $7.35 52-week high $11.24
Prev. close $7.72 52-week low $4.62
Day low $7.11 Volume 25,949
Day high $7.68 Avg. volume 36,775
50-day MA $6.95 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $6.66 Market Cap 221.79M

General Finance Corporation (GFN) Company Bio


General Finance Corporation provides portable storage, modular space, and liquid containment solutions in North America and the Asia-Pacific regions. Its portable storage products include storage containers used in classroom equipment storage, construction equipment and tool storage, disaster shelters, landscaping sheds, recreational equipment storage, and retail inventory storage applications; and freight containers used in freight transportation by road and rail. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Pasadena, California.

GFN Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$7.35$32.23 318%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for GFN, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that General Finance CORP ranked in the 75th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 319.67%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of General Finance CORP, consider:

  • 34% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than merely 12.94% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 66% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately 87.02% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 11. This value is greater than 72.11% stocks in the Industrials sector that generate free cash flow.


Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price
0%309%
1%313%
2%318%
3%322%
4%326%
5%330%

For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as GFN, try AGCO, TBI, ASR, BGSF, and CMCO.


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General Finance EPS misses by $0.06, beats on revenue

General Finance (GFN): FQ4 GAAP EPS of -$0.02 misses by $0.06.Revenue of $84.5M (-12.2% Y/Y) beats by $5.75M.Press Release...

Seeking Alpha | September 9, 2020

General Finance Corporation (GFN) CEO Jody Miller on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

General Finance Corporation (GFN) Q4 2020 Earnings Conference Call September 9, 2020, 11:30 AM ET Company Participants Chris Wilson - Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary Jody Miller - Chief Executive Officer and President Charles Barrantes - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Brent Thielman -...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | September 9, 2020

Earnings Scheduled For September 9, 2020

Companies Reporting Before The Bell • American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO ) is estimated to report a quarterly loss at $0.17 per share on revenue of $828.91 million. • HD Supply Holdings (NASDAQ: HDS ) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $0.73 per share on revenue of $1.55 billion. • Applied Genetic Tech (NASDAQ: AGTC ) is likely to report earnings for its fourth quarter. • AstroNova (NASDAQ: ALOT ) is projected to report a quarterly loss at $0.06 per share on revenue of $27.92 million. • General Finance (NASDAQ: GFN ) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $0.03 per share on revenue of $78.75 million. • G-III Apparel Group (NASDAQ: GIII ) is expected to report quarterly loss at $0.77 per share on revenue of $327.39 million. • MasterCraft Boat Hldgs (NASDAQ: MCFT ) is li...

Benzinga | September 9, 2020

Earnings Scheduled For September 8, 2020

Companies Reporting Before The Bell • China Online Education Group (NYSE: COE ) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $0.11 per share on revenue of $67.54 million. • General Finance (NASDAQ: GFN ) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.03 per share on revenue of $78.75 million. • NAPCO Security (NASDAQ: NSSC ) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $0.18 per share on revenue of $26.46 million. • Innate Pharma (NASDAQ: IPHA ) is expected to report earnings for its second quarter. • Uxin (NASDAQ: UXIN ) is expected to report quarterly loss at $0.09 per share on revenue of … Full story available on Benzinga.com

Benzinga | September 8, 2020

At US$6.60, Is It Time To Put General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN) On Your Watch List?

General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN), is not the largest company out there, but it led the NASDAQGM gainers with a...

Yahoo | July 22, 2020

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GFN Price Returns

1-mo 3.81%
3-mo 11.36%
6-mo 12.56%
1-year -26.57%
3-year 18.55%
5-year 70.14%
YTD -33.60%
2019 9.50%
2018 48.68%
2017 22.52%
2016 39.10%
2015 -59.53%

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