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UPDATE: BMO Capital Markets Initiates Gildan Activewear at Outperform; Leverage to Drive Growth

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BMO Capital Markets initiated coverage on Gildan Activewear (NYSE: GIL) with an Outperform rating and $37 price target.

BMO Capital Markets noted, "With new manufacturing capacity coming online, Gildan is well positioned to leverage its competitive strengths (low-cost manufacturing, established supply chain and distribution, reputation for consistent quality) to pursue growth in both the Printwear (U.S. distributor channel growth, national accounts, international) and Branded Apparel segments (becoming a full-line supplier of basic family apparel, and growth with non-retailer consumer brands)."

Gildan Activewear closed at $32.13 on Monday.

Latest Ratings for GIL

DateFirmActionFromTo
Nov 2014CitigroupMaintainsNeutral
Aug 2014Stifel NicolausUpgradesHoldBuy
Aug 2014Bank of AmericaUpgradesNeutralBuy

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