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General Finance Corporation is a specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space, and liquid containment solutions. The Company offers a range of portable storage units, including core 20-feet and 40-feet steel containers, office container, mobile office and modular space products and steel tanks. It provides storage solutions to a diverse base of customers across various industries, including the commercial, construction, transportation, industrial, energy, manufacturing, mining, retail, education and government sectors.

TypePublic
Founded2005
HQPasadena, US
Websitegeneralfinance.com
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)985
Revenue (FY, 2019)$378.2 M(+9%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$7.7 (-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at General Finance Corporation

Larry D. Tashjian

Larry D. Tashjian

Director & Chairman of the Nominating and Governance Committee
Susan L. Harris

Susan L. Harris

Director & Chairman of the Compensation Committee
Ronald F. Valenta

Ronald F. Valenta

Executive Chairman of the Board
James Roszak

James Roszak

Lead Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee
William H. Baribault

William H. Baribault

Director
Charles E. Barrantes

Charles E. Barrantes

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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General Finance Corporation Office Locations

General Finance Corporation has offices in Pasadena, Waxahachie and Kermit
Pasadena, US (HQ)
39 Union St
Waxahachie, US
1805 Howard Rd
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General Finance Corporation Financials and Metrics

General Finance Corporation Revenue

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General Finance Corporation's revenue was reported to be $378.21 m in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

90.0m

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

88.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

97.8%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

(8.6m)

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

14.3m

Market capitalization (20-Nov-2020)

247.4m

Closing stock price (20-Nov-2020)

7.7

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

11.7m

EV

678.4m
General Finance Corporation's current market capitalization is $247.4 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

108.3m245.5m287.1m303.8m285.9m276.9m347.3m378.2m

Revenue growth, %

6%(6%)

Cost of goods sold

79.6m75.1m88.1m64.8m82.7m68.2m87.8m8.5m

Gross profit

28.7m170.4m199.0m239.1m203.2m208.7m259.5m369.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

7.1m6.3m5.8m3.7m9.3m7.8m21.6m10.4m

Accounts Receivable

35.4m34.4m61.5m47.6m

Prepaid Expenses

5.0m5.6m9.9m7.8m8.9m8.0m9.8m

Inventories

31.2m31.9m27.4m36.9m34.6m29.6m22.7m29.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

6.2m6.2m7.8m6.3m5.6m2.7m3.1m2.4m8.3m9.4m6.3m8.6m8.7m4.3m7.0m9.4m6.4m8.2m10.2m5.5m10.8m9.5m5.8m6.8m12.1m10.1m11.7m

Accounts Receivable

28.8m29.0m35.1m32.6m33.4m34.5m42.4m32.2m44.1m65.8m54.6m44.5m

Prepaid Expenses

5.2m5.5m5.3m4.7m5.6m6.0m5.3m5.9m11.0m6.8m10.1m10.1m8.4m10.3m9.6m9.3m10.5m8.7m8.6m10.4m11.0m10.5m11.4m12.4m9.4m11.0m

Inventories

26.6m35.3m36.5m32.6m42.5m37.1m52.3m39.2m36.6m38.7m41.9m41.2m44.0m40.8m39.9m38.9m31.5m30.8m34.6m32.8m29.2m38.5m37.0m37.0m33.2m31.4m25.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

2.4m3.5m15.1m13.0m(3.3m)(847.0k)(9.1m)(7.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

18.9m21.8m27.1m38.6m38.6m40.1m40.3m42.1m

Inventories

(10.5m)1.9m14.2m(10.0m)4.8m6.3m7.0m(4.0m)

Accounts Payable

(4.3m)(3.3m)7.5m(27.0m)4.5m(1.8m)7.0m4.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

1.0m1.1m2.3m963.0k2.7m3.4m6.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

4.6m9.2m14.1m5.3m10.6m16.2m9.3m

Inventories

1.5m7.7m1.1m18.3m4.6m(1.2m)38.7m14.8m(14.7m)(7.8m)(1.6m)214.0k(3.4m)2.8m5.1m(4.9m)(2.7m)851.0k(14.3m)(12.9m)(12.5m)(4.5m)(2.3m)1.9m

Accounts Payable

(6.4m)(4.6m)(7.1m)
USDQ1, 2012

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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General Finance Corporation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

96/100

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General Finance Corporation Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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General Finance Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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General Finance Corporation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    70/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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General Finance Corporation News and Updates

General Finance Corporation Announces Exercise of Underwriters’ Overallotment Option of Public Offering of 7.875% Senior Notes Due 2025

PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions (the “Company”), announced that the underwriters of its recent public offering of 7.87…

General Finance Corporation Reports First Quarter Results for Fiscal Year 2021

PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions in North America and in the Asia-Pacific region of Australia and New Zealand (the “Co…

General Finance Corporation Announces Closing of Public Offering of 7.875% Senior Notes Due 2025

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions (the “Company”), announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public…

General Finance Corporation Announces Public Offering of Senior Notes

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions (the “Company”), announced that it commenced an underwritten public offering of Senior…

General Finance Corporation to Announce First Quarter Fiscal Year 2021 Financial Results on November 9, 2020

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions (the “Company”), will announce its financial results for the first quarter ended Septe…

General Finance Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results for Fiscal Year 2020

PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- General Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: GFN), a leading specialty rental services company offering portable storage, modular space and liquid containment solutions in North America and in the Asia-Pacific region of Australia and New Zealand (the “C…
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General Finance Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Finance Corporation founded?

    General Finance Corporation was founded in 2005.

  • Who are General Finance Corporation key executives?

    General Finance Corporation's key executives are Larry D. Tashjian, Susan L. Harris and Ronald F. Valenta.

  • How many employees does General Finance Corporation have?

    General Finance Corporation has 985 employees.

  • What is General Finance Corporation revenue?

    Latest General Finance Corporation annual revenue is $378.2 m.

  • What is General Finance Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest General Finance Corporation revenue per employee is $384 k.

  • Who are General Finance Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of General Finance Corporation include WillScot, Alios Finance and Casanova Rent.

  • Where is General Finance Corporation headquarters?

    General Finance Corporation headquarters is located at 39 Union St, Pasadena.

  • Where are General Finance Corporation offices?

    General Finance Corporation has offices in Pasadena, Waxahachie and Kermit.

  • How many offices does General Finance Corporation have?

    General Finance Corporation has 3 offices.