G&K Services Company Profile (NASDAQ:GK)

About G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)

G&K Services logoG&K Services, Inc. is a service-focused provider of branded uniform and facility services programs. The Company provides a range of workwear and protective safety apparel through rental and direct purchase programs. The Company also supplies various facility products and services, including floor mats, towels, mops, restroom hygiene products, and first aid supplies. It also manufactures certain work apparel garments that are used to support its garment rental and direct purchase programs. It operates in two segments: United States (includes the Dominican Republic) and Canada. The Company operated from approximately 160 locations, as of July 2, 2016. The Company serves a diverse base of customer locations in various industries, including automotive, warehousing, distribution, transportation, energy, manufacturing, food processing, retail, restaurants, construction and trades, hospitality, government, healthcare and others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Commercial Services & Supplies
  • Sub-Industry: Diversified Support Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:GK
  • CUSIP: 36126810
  • Web: www.gkservices.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $97.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $96.33
  • 52 Week Range: $71.72 - $98.22
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.77%
  • Return on Equity: 18.44%
  • Return on Assets: 7.94%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.48%
  • Current Ratio: 2.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.02%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 59,068 shs.
  • Beta: 0.99
 

Frequently Asked Questions for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)

What is G&K Services' stock symbol?

G&K Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GK."

How often does G&K Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for G&K Services?

G&K Services declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Friday, March 10th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd. View G&K Services' Dividend History.

How were G&K Services' earnings last quarter?

G&K Services Inc (NASDAQ:GK) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 31st. The company reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.09. The company earned $244.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $249.31 million. G&K Services had a net margin of 5.77% and a return on equity of 18.44%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.92 earnings per share. View G&K Services' Earnings History.

Where is G&K Services' stock going? Where will G&K Services' stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for G&K Services' stock. Their predictions range from $97.00 to $111.00. On average, they anticipate G&K Services' share price to reach $104.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for G&K Services.

Who are some of G&K Services' key competitors?

Who owns G&K Services stock?

G&K Services' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copeland Capital Management LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own G&K Services stock include Alice M Richter, Douglas A Milroy, Jeffrey Louis Cotter, John S Bronson, Lynn Crump Caine, M Lenny Pippin, Thomas Joseph Dietz and Wayne M Fortun. View Institutional Ownership Trends for G&K Services.

Who sold G&K Services stock? Who is selling G&K Services stock?

G&K Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copeland Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold G&K Services stock in the last year include Alice M Richter, Jeffrey Louis Cotter, John S Bronson, Lynn Crump Caine and M Lenny Pippin. View Insider Buying and Selling for G&K Services.

How do I buy G&K Services stock?

Shares of G&K Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of G&K Services stock cost?

One share of G&K Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $97.49.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $104.00 (6.68% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/6/2016Barrington ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
8/18/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$97.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$111.00N/AView Rating Details
6/6/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/27/2016William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Earnings by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Earnings History by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/31/2017Q217$0.99$0.90$249.31 million$244.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q117$0.91$0.89$245.08 million$241.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2016Q416$0.95$1.00$257.80 million$258.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q316$0.89$0.89$241.28 million$239.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q216$0.89$0.92$245.38 million$243.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q116$0.82$0.80$237.71 million$237.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q415$0.83$0.83$236.90 million$236.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q315$0.79$0.81$234.50 million$233.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q215$0.83$0.83$235.82 million$237.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q115$0.73$0.81$230.00 million$230.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q414$0.73$0.76$227.28 million$219.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q314$0.72$0.73$224.64 million$225.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q214$0.76$0.75$236.17 million$225.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q114$0.66$0.67$230.92 million$229.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/15/2013Q4 2013$0.65$0.66$231.24 million$229.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q3 2013$0.62$0.69$229.36 million$226.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q2 2013$0.60$0.68$226.09 million$229.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.06 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Most Recent Dividend:3/10/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.56
Dividend Yield:1.60%
Payout Ratio:54.74% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
43.70% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
38.42% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)

Dividend History by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/7/2017quarterly$0.391.64%2/23/20172/27/20173/10/2017
11/16/2016Quarterly$0.3911/28/201611/30/201612/16/2016
8/19/2016Quarterly$0.399/6/20169/8/20169/23/2016
5/3/2016quarterly$0.372.07%5/31/20166/2/20166/17/2016
2/8/2016quarterly$0.372.35%3/1/20163/3/20163/18/2016
11/6/2015quarterly$0.372.21%11/30/201512/2/201512/18/2015
8/13/2015quarterly$0.372.08%9/8/20159/10/20159/25/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.311.77%6/1/20156/3/20156/19/2015
2/6/2015quarterly$0.311.72%3/3/20153/5/20153/20/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.311.92%12/1/201412/3/201412/19/2014
8/22/2014quarterly$0.312.24%9/9/20149/11/20149/26/2014
5/9/2014quarterly$0.271.96%6/2/20146/4/20146/20/2014
4/30/2014special$6.002.04%5/16/20145/20/20146/6/2014
2/7/2014quarterly$0.271.86%3/3/20143/5/20143/21/2014
11/7/2013quarterly$0.271.83%12/2/201312/4/201312/20/2013
8/15/2013quarterly$0.272.02%9/10/20139/12/20139/27/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.201.64%5/29/20135/31/20136/14/2013
2/8/2013quarterly$0.201.91%3/6/20133/8/20133/22/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.66%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.61%
Insider Trades by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/7/2016Alice M RichterDirectorSell2,400$94.76$227,424.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Lynn Crump CaineDirectorSell3,100$96.67$299,677.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016M Lenny PippinDirectorSell2,400$97.30$233,520.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Jeffrey Louis CotterVPSell477$96.99$46,264.23View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016John S BronsonDirectorSell3,369$97.24$327,601.56View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell1,068$71.05$75,881.40View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell791$67.02$53,012.82View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016John S BronsonDirectorSell4,105$65.81$270,150.05View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Alice M. RichterDirectorSell1,500$66.64$99,960.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell1,886$68.00$128,248.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015John S. BronsonDirectorSell7,200$68.00$489,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Douglas A. MilroyCEOSell15,000$66.81$1,002,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Douglas A. MilroyCEOSell7,500$67.52$506,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Wayne M. FortunDirectorSell1,500$68.03$102,045.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Jeffrey Louis CotterVPSell1,492$67.08$100,083.36View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015M Lenny PippinDirectorSell1,500$70.63$105,945.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$71.18$533,850.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$72.57$544,275.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$73.33$549,975.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$71.97$539,775.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$68.85$516,375.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$69.90$524,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$72.12$540,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015John S BronsonDirectorSell1,000$72.77$72,770.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$72.61$544,575.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Ernest J MrozekDirectorSell1,024$72.10$73,830.40View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$72.01$540,075.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Ernest J MrozekDirectorSell1,071$72.21$77,336.91View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015Douglas A MilroyCEOSell7,500$72.28$542,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Ernest J MrozekDirectorSell1,076$70.67$76,040.92View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell1,859$71.05$132,081.95View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014John S BronsonDirectorSell2,400$64.28$154,272.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Jeffrey Louis CotterVPSell7,800$63.37$494,286.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell1,852$63.44$117,490.88View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Alice M RichterDirectorSell1,000$56.37$56,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Robert G WoodChairmanSell7,469$57.21$427,301.49View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell2,048$55.87$114,421.76View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Douglas A MilroyCEOSell9,000$55.03$495,270.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Robert G WoodChairmanSell10,000$54.46$544,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014M Lenny PippinDirectorSell1,000$54.63$54,630.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Timothy N CurranVPSell4,000$53.18$212,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell9,066$63.82$578,592.12View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014John S BronsonDirectorSell1,500$63.00$94,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014J Patrick DoyleDirectorSell14,100$57.12$805,392.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2014Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$64.01$524,882.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Douglas A MilroyCEOSell16,400$63.48$1,041,072.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,197$62.86$515,263.42View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,203$61.50$504,484.50View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$58.11$476,502.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell9,537$58.50$557,914.50View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell8,779$59.06$518,487.74View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$59.04$484,128.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$59.88$491,016.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell6,939$59.61$413,633.79View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell5,925$59.51$352,596.75View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell6,120$59.45$363,834.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell6,000$59.08$354,480.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$59.55$488,310.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell9,501$60.15$571,485.15View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$59.69$489,458.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$61.48$504,136.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Jeffrey Louis CotterVPSell16,046$62.34$1,000,307.64View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$62.84$515,288.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$63.03$516,846.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$63.00$516,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$59.40$487,080.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2013Douglas A MilroyCEOSell8,200$58.36$478,552.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013John S BronsonDirectorSell3,000$54.95$164,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Robert G WoodInsiderSell12,771$51.46$657,195.66View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell10,597$52.79$559,415.63View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell20,103$53.55$1,076,515.65View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell1,226$54.01$66,216.26View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Thomas Joseph DietzVPSell4,626$54.25$250,960.50View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Robert G WoodInsiderSell12,774$48.11$614,557.14View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013M Lenny PippinDirectorSell1,000$46.63$46,630.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Timothy N CurranVPSell3,000$47.83$143,490.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Jeffrey L WrightCFOSell11,078$33.84$374,879.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
Latest Headlines for G&K Services (NASDAQ:GK)
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DateHeadline
moodys.com logoMoody's Affirms Wayne Memorial Hospital's (NC) Baa1; Stable Outlook
www.moodys.com - May 12 at 4:05 AM
bizjournals.com logoG&K Services closing Minnetonka headquarters, laying off 232 employees
www.bizjournals.com - May 6 at 10:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCintas (CTAS) Down 2.3% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoG&K Services (GK) Earning Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoG&K Services Inc (GK) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 11:37 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 G&K SERVICES INC For: Mar 21 Filed by: Dietz Thomas Joseph
www.streetinsider.com - March 22 at 10:39 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoG&K SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Dis
biz.yahoo.com - March 22 at 5:38 PM
streetinsider.com logoCintas Corp. (CTAS) Completes G&K Services Acquisition
www.streetinsider.com - March 22 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCintas Completes G&K Buyout to Boost Services Capabilities
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 9:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoG&K Services, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GK-US : March 20, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 21 at 8:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades G&K Services Inc (GK) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOraSure Technologies and John B. Sanfilippo & Son Set to Join S&P SmallCap 600
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 7:18 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Cintas Corp announces regulatory approval for the acquisition of G&K Services
www.reuters.com - March 18 at 5:00 PM
bloomberg.com logoRecent CTAS News
www.bloomberg.com - March 18 at 5:00 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoThe Hot Stock: Cintas Gains 2.9%
blogs.barrons.com - March 17 at 5:42 PM
nasdaq.com logoG&K Services Becomes Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 5:26 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:05 am G&K misses by $0.09, misses on revs; withdraws financial guidance & will not host a conference call due to the previously announced merger with Cintas (CTAS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:08 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2017 G&K Services Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:08 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-G&K Services Q2 adjusted non-gaap EPS $0.90
www.reuters.com - January 31 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoG&K Services to Report Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 3:18 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 G&K SERVICES INC For: Jan 03 Filed by: FORTUN WAYNE M
www.streetinsider.com - January 6 at 5:59 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoThe Biggest Loser: Cintas Drops 3.1%
blogs.barrons.com - December 23 at 5:37 PM
streetinsider.com logoG&K Services (GK) Receives Shareholder Approval of Proposed Cintas (CTAS) Merger
www.streetinsider.com - November 16 at 8:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoG&K Services Shareholders Approve Merger with Cintas
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 5:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoG&K SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - November 15 at 5:46 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 G&K SERVICES INC For: Nov 08 Filed by: MROZEK ERNEST J
www.streetinsider.com - November 9 at 4:46 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 G&K SERVICES INC For: Nov 07 Filed by: RICHTER ALICE M
www.streetinsider.com - November 9 at 10:29 AM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For G&K Services
www.nasdaq.com - October 31 at 5:20 PM
businesswire.com logoG&K Services and the Windsor Spitfires Team Up to “Stick it to Cancer”
www.businesswire.com - October 29 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoG&K Services to Report Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 8:22 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoG&K SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - September 29 at 5:06 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoG&K SERVICES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Oblig
biz.yahoo.com - September 28 at 5:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoG&K SERVICES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - August 26 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of G&K Services, Inc. And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of G&K Services, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 9:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoG&K Services Named One of Selling Power’s “50 Best Companies to Sell For” for the Second Consecutive Year
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 9:53 AM
seekingalpha.com logoG&K Services: Merger Update
seekingalpha.com - August 20 at 9:28 AM
thestreet.com logoCintas (CTAS) Stock Down, Oppenheimer Anticipates 'Smooth' G&K Acquisition
www.thestreet.com - August 19 at 5:12 PM

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