GATX Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:GATX)

About GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)

GATX Corporation logoGATX Corporation is a global railcar lessor, owning fleets in North America, Europe, and Asia. In addition, the Company operates fleet of the United States-flagged vessels on the Great Lakes and jointly with Rolls-Royce plc, it owns aircraft spare engine lease portfolios in the world. It operates through four business segments: Rail North America, Rail International, American Steamship Company (ASC), and Portfolio Management. As of December 31, 2016, it owned fleet of approximately 146,300 railcars. It offers customers leasing, maintenance, asset, financial, and management expertise. It leases tank cars, freight cars, and locomotives in North America, tank cars and freight cars in Europe and freight cars in India and Russia. As of December 31, 2016, it also had an ownership interest in an affiliate investment that owned approximately 2,200 railcars, and it managed approximately 400 railcars for other third-party owners.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Commercial Leasing
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Symbol: NYSE:GATX
  • CUSIP: 36144810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.49184 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 39,093,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $60.98
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $60.11
  • 52 Week Range: $40.66 - $66.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 10.15
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.77
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.72
  • Book Value: $35.43 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.74
  • Annual Dividend: $1.68
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • EBIDTA: $661.4 million
  • Net Margins: 17.52%
  • Return on Equity: 18.91%
  • Return on Assets: 3.61%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.08%
  • Current Ratio: 2.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.55%
  • Average Volume: 279,525 shs.
  • Beta: 1.19
  • Short Ratio: 39.4

Frequently Asked Questions for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)

What is GATX Corporation's stock symbol?

GATX Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GATX."

How often does GATX Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for GATX Corporation?

GATX Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.73%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 13th. View GATX Corporation's Dividend History.

How were GATX Corporation's earnings last quarter?

GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 20th. The company reported $1.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.08 by $0.36. The company had revenue of $316.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $312.24 million. GATX Corporation had a return on equity of 18.91% and a net margin of 17.52%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. View GATX Corporation's Earnings History.

When will GATX Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

GATX Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for GATX Corporation.

What guidance has GATX Corporation issued on next quarter's earnings?

GATX Corporation issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.40-4.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.53.

Where is GATX Corporation's stock going? Where will GATX Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for GATX Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $64.00. On average, they expect GATX Corporation's share price to reach $50.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for GATX Corporation.

Who are some of GATX Corporation's key competitors?

Who are GATX Corporation's key executives?

GATX Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Brian A. Kenney, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert C. Lyons, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael T. Brooks, Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer - Rail North America
  • Deborah A. Golden, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • James F. Earl, Executive Vice President, President – Rail International
  • Thomas A. Ellman, Executive Vice President, President - Rail North America
  • William M. Muckian, Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President, Controller
  • Niyi A. Adedoyin, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • James M. Conniff, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Paul F. Titterton, Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer - Rail North America

Who owns GATX Corporation stock?

GATX Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. (16.24%), Vanguard Group Inc. (12.45%), BlackRock Inc. (10.67%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.73%), Wellington Management Group LLP (8.41%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (7.12%). Company insiders that own GATX Corporation stock include Brian A Kenney, Curt F Glenn, Deborah A Golden, James F Earl, James M Conniff, Jeffery R Young, Michael T Brooks, Niyi Adedoyin, Paul F Titterton, Robert C Lyons, Thomas A Ellman and William M Muckian. View Institutional Ownership Trends for GATX Corporation.

Who sold GATX Corporation stock? Who is selling GATX Corporation stock?

GATX Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, HighTower Advisors LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Prudential Financial Inc. and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have sold GATX Corporation stock in the last year include Brian A Kenney, Deborah A Golden, James F Earl, James M Conniff, Jeffery R Young, Michael T Brooks, Niyi Adedoyin, Paul F Titterton, Robert C Lyons, Thomas A Ellman and William M Muckian. View Insider Buying and Selling for GATX Corporation.

Who bought GATX Corporation stock? Who is buying GATX Corporation stock?

GATX Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Gotham Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, LSV Asset Management, Kingdon Capital Management L.L.C., KBC Group NV and Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for GATX Corporation.

How do I buy GATX Corporation stock?

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

What is GATX Corporation's stock price today?

One share of GATX Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.59.

MarketBeat Community Rating for GATX Corporation (NYSE GATX)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  53 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  107 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  160
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GATX Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.83)
Consensus Price Target: $50.75 (17.60% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/21/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$64.00HighView Rating Details
6/16/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
4/23/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$62.00 -> $63.00LowView Rating Details
1/12/2017Stifel NicolausDowngradeHold -> Sell$49.00N/AView Rating Details
12/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/14/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/22/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/20/2016Avondale PartnersBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$32.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Earnings by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Earnings History by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE GATX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/20/2017Q1 2017$1.08$1.44$312.24 million$316.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2017Q416$1.05$1.14$355.71 million$362.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q316$1.32$2.25$369.38 million$362.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$1.23$1.49$364.73 million$358.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$1.21$1.62$320.50 million$334.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/21/2016Q415$1.39$1.44$380.62 million$378.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.39$1.52$397.15 million$386.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.27$1.03$385.34 million$365.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$1.09$1.39$324.90 million$319.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2015Q414$1.26$1.30$392.60 million$401.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.16$1.14$393.53 million$397.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$1.07$1.15$378.30 million$365.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.74$0.90$294.30 million$286.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.92$1.14$350.96 million$356.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.00$1.09$351.62 million$353.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.85$0.68$342.76 million$338.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.70$0.60$268.56 million$272.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012$0.54$0.56$346.50 million$331.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.66$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.62$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.50$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2012$0.55$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.61$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.46$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.33$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2011$0.40$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.17 EPS


Current Dividend Information for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:2.73%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.72% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.68% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
40.29% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)

Dividend History by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE GATX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/15/2017Deborah A GoldenEVPSell1,368$64.46$88,181.28View SEC Filing  
6/13/2017Deborah A GoldenEVPSell2,429$65.42$158,905.18View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017James M. ConniffVPSell638$64.94$41,431.72View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017Paul F TittertonSVPSell2,843$61.68$175,356.24View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017Thomas A EllmanEVPSell2,239$61.52$137,743.28View SEC Filing  
3/16/2017William M MuckianVPSell1,000$59.06$59,060.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Niyi AdedoyinSVPSell2,403$58.63$140,887.89View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Jeffery R YoungVPSell230$57.43$13,208.90View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Michael T BrooksSVPSell6,800$57.41$390,388.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2017Paul F TittertonSVPSell2,571$60.31$155,057.01View SEC Filing  
1/24/2017James M ConniffVPSell336$59.59$20,022.24View SEC Filing  
1/24/2017Michael T BrooksSVPSell3,653$59.45$217,170.85View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016James F EarlEVPSell4,299$50.70$217,959.30View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Niyi AdedoyinSVPSell1,433$47.26$67,723.58View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Thomas A EllmanEVPSell1,739$44.83$77,959.37View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Brian A KenneyChairmanSell7,500$43.70$327,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2016Robert C LyonsVPSell4,072$45.32$184,543.04View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016James F EarlEVPSell5,368$45.83$246,015.44View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016William M MuckianVPSell1,300$46.02$59,826.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016James M ConniffVPSell671$46.48$31,188.08View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016William M MuckianVPSell1,166$44.01$51,315.66View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Jeffery R YoungVPSell800$45.40$36,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Brian A KenneyCEOSell13,040$46.86$611,054.40View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Deborah A GoldenEVPSell3,313$46.79$155,015.27View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Curt F GlennVPSell4,016$45.50$182,728.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2015Robert C. LyonsCFOSell6,211$45.84$284,712.24View SEC Filing  
10/27/2015William M. MuckianVPSell3,138$46.06$144,536.28View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Michael T BrooksVPSell1,321$59.41$78,480.61View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Brian A KenneyCEOSell6,932$60.34$418,276.88View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014James F EarlEVPSell3,766$63.42$238,839.72View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Robert C LyonsCFOSell3,057$65.32$199,683.24View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Stephen R WilsonDirectorBuy4,000$65.29$261,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Curt F GlennVPSell1,922$64.67$124,295.74View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Deborah A GoldenEVPSell1,570$64.82$101,767.40View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Robert C LyonsCFOSell8,000$65.18$521,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Deborah GoldenEVPSell2,328$65.13$151,622.64View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014William MuckianVPSell3,084$65.38$201,631.92View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Brian KenneyCEOSell26,159$64.96$1,699,288.64View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Paul TittertonVPSell2,171$65.29$141,744.59View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Thomas EllmanEVPSell3,507$65.08$228,235.56View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013James F EarlEVPSell18,237$47.92$873,917.04View SEC Filing  
1/28/2013Paul G YovovichDirectorBuy1,000$46.49$46,490.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2012Paul G YovovichDirectorBuy1,000$42.27$42,270.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
Latest Headlines for GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX)
DateHeadline logoDeborah A. Golden Sells 1,368 Shares of GATX Corporation (GATX) Stock - June 16 at 4:23 PM logoAxiom Securities Reaffirms Sell Rating for GATX Corporation (GATX) - June 16 at 10:41 AM logoGATX Corp. : GATX-US: Dividend Analysis : June 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 7:31 PM logoGATX Corporation (GATX) VP James M. Conniff Sells 638 Shares - June 14 at 8:32 PM logoGATX Corporation (GATX) EVP Deborah A. Golden Sells 2,429 Shares - June 14 at 8:19 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) SVP Paul F. Titterton Sells 2,843 Shares - June 6 at 8:17 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - June 5 at 9:57 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by ValuEngine - June 3 at 4:28 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $359.50 Million - June 2 at 2:58 PM logo Analysts Anticipate GATX Co. (GATX) Will Post Earnings of $1.12 Per Share - May 31 at 7:48 AM logoGATX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GATX-US : May 29, 2017 - May 29 at 10:19 AM logoThomas A. Ellman Sells 2,239 Shares of GATX Co. (GATX) Stock - May 25 at 8:05 PM logoIs GATX Corporation (GATX) Stock a Suitable Value Pick Now? - May 25 at 7:40 PM logoConvercent: UPDATE - Convercent Posts Record First Quarter 2017 - May 24 at 10:12 PM logoUPDATE - Convercent Posts Record First Quarter 2017 - May 24 at 5:12 PM logoConvercent: Convercent Posts Record First Quarter 2017 - May 23 at 4:59 PM logoWhy Is GATX Corp (GATX) Down 4.6% Since the Last Earnings Report? - May 23 at 11:51 AM logoGATX Corporation Receives Responsible Care® Partner Award - May 23 at 11:51 AM logoGATX Corp. :GATX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 10:01 AM featured highlights: GATX, Lazard, PetMed Express, MKS Instruments and Lear - May 12 at 5:58 PM logo5 Dividend Growth Stocks for Guaranteed Returns - May 11 at 5:57 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 9 at 11:16 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) to Issue $0.42 Quarterly Dividend - May 8 at 5:45 PM logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for May 8th - May 8 at 5:07 PM logo$359.5 Million in Sales Expected for GATX Co. (GATX) This Quarter - May 7 at 8:56 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.11 Per Share - May 5 at 9:18 AM logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for May 3rd - May 3 at 2:49 PM logoGATX Corporation Announces Appointment of Director of Investor Relations - May 2 at 4:03 PM logoGATX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GATX-US : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 11:38 AM logoCowen and Company Reiterates "Market Perform" Rating for GATX Co. (GATX) - April 23 at 11:00 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - April 21 at 12:16 PM logoEdited Transcript of GATX earnings conference call or presentation 20-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT - April 21 at 11:35 AM logoGATX Corp's (GATX) Q1 Earnings & Sales Top, Shares Gain - April 21 at 11:35 AM logoGATX Corporation Reports 2017 First-Quarter Results - April 20 at 12:12 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.29 EPS - April 20 at 12:06 PM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - April 20 at 9:45 AM logoGatx beats 1Q profit forecasts - April 20 at 8:42 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $312.2 Million - April 16 at 9:14 AM logoGATX Co. (GATX) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 14 at 12:12 PM logoGATX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GATX-US : April 14, 2017 - April 14 at 9:58 AM logo$1.08 EPS Expected for GATX Co. (GATX) This Quarter - April 14 at 9:28 AM logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Greenbrier, Trinity Industries, GATX and American Railcar Industries - April 10 at 11:26 AM logoHere’s Why Railcar Stocks Headed for a Turnaround (GBX, TRN GATX, ARII) - April 10 at 7:50 AM logoGATX Corporation Sets Date for 2017 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call - April 6 at 1:27 PM logoGATX’s (GATX) “Sell” Rating Reaffirmed at Axiom Securities - March 16 at 6:50 PM logoGATX CORP Financials - February 28 at 5:30 PM logoGATX Corporation to Present at the 2017 Stifel Transportation and Logistics Conference - February 7 at 6:36 PM logoForm 4 GATX CORP For: Feb 01 Filed by: YOVOVICH PAUL G - February 4 at 3:48 AM logoForm 4/A GATX CORP For: Jan 26 Filed by: Ellman Thomas A. - February 2 at 5:56 PM logo6 Low P/E Stocks Gurus Are Buying - January 30 at 6:01 PM



GATX Corporation (GATX) Chart for Thursday, June, 22, 2017

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