Gildan Activewear Inc.

10:28 AM EST - Gildan Activewear Inc. : Announced results for the year ended December 31, 2017, and initiated guidance for 2018. Full year 2017 GAAP diluted EPS of $1.61; adjusted diluted EPS of $1.72, up 14% over the prior year and at top end of guidance range. For the year ended December 31, 2017, sales totaled $2.75 billion, up 6.4% compared to last year and within Gildan's previous sales guidance. All amounts in U.S. dollars. Gildan Activewear Inc. shares T.GIL are trading down $0.85 at $37.70.