Genesco Company Profile (NYSE:GCO)

About Genesco (NYSE:GCO)

Genesco logoGenesco Inc. is a retailer and wholesaler of footwear, apparel and accessories. The Company operates in five segments: Journeys Group, Schuh Group, Lids Sports Group, Johnston & Murphy Group and Licensed Brands. It relies on independent third-party manufacturers for production of its footwear products sold at wholesale. It sources footwear and accessory products from foreign manufacturers located in Bangladesh, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, Portugal, Peru, Romania, Taiwan and Vietnam. As of January 28, 2017, it operated 2,794 retail footwear, headwear and sports apparel and accessory stores and leased departments located primarily throughout the United States and in Puerto Rico, including 147 headwear and sports apparel and accessory stores and 87 footwear stores in Canada and 128 footwear stores in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Germany.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Apparel Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:GCO
  • CUSIP: 37153210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $873.67 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,611,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $51.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $58.95
  • 52 Week Range: $44.15 - $74.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.23
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.09
  • P/E Growth: 1.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.87 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.30
  • Book Value: $46.31 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
  • EBIDTA: $216.94 million
  • Net Margins: 3.34%
  • Return on Equity: 10.10%
  • Return on Assets: 5.88%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.25%
  • Current Ratio: 2.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
  • Average Volume: 330,395 shs.
  • Beta: 1.28
  • Short Ratio: 10.67

Frequently Asked Questions for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)

What is Genesco's stock symbol?

Genesco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GCO."

How were Genesco's earnings last quarter?

Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March, 10th. The company reported $2.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.37. The business earned $883 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $901.35 million. Genesco had a net margin of 3.34% and a return on equity of 10.10%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $2.11 EPS. View Genesco's Earnings History.

What guidance has Genesco issued on next quarter's earnings?

Genesco issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday, March, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.40-4.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.42.

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

7 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Genesco's stock. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect Genesco's share price to reach $62.17 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Genesco.

Who are some of Genesco's key competitors?

Who owns Genesco stock?

Genesco's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (12.82%), BlackRock Inc. (12.66%), EAGLE ASSET MANAGEMENT INC (10.60%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.01%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (9.62%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.88%). Company insiders that own Genesco stock include David Baxter, David M Tehle, James S Beard, Kenneth Kocher, Kevin Patrick Mcdermott, Leonard L Berry, Marty G Dickens, Mimi Eckel Vaughn, Robert J Dennis, Roger G Sisson and Thurgood Marshall Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genesco.

Who sold Genesco stock? Who is selling Genesco stock?

Genesco's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., KBC Group NV, Martingale Asset Management L P and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Genesco stock in the last year include Marty G Dickens, Mimi Eckel Vaughn, Robert J Dennis and Thurgood Marshall Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genesco.

Who bought Genesco stock? Who is buying Genesco stock?

Genesco's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Hood River Capital Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and James Investment Research Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Genesco stock in the last two years include David Baxter, David M Tehle, James S Beard, Kevin Patrick Mcdermott and Leonard L Berry. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genesco.

How do I buy Genesco stock?

Shares of Genesco 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 Genesco stock cost?

One share of Genesco stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.55.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Genesco (NYSE:GCO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $62.17 (39.54% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/22/2017B. RileyUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$56.00MediumView Rating Details
4/26/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncUpgradeNeutral -> Positive$66.00HighView Rating Details
4/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$62.00MediumView Rating Details
4/20/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$63.00 -> $62.00HighView Rating Details
10/19/2016CL KingDowngradeStrong-Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/2/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$80.00 -> $53.00N/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$79.00 -> $74.00N/AView Rating Details
4/19/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$72.00N/AView Rating Details
1/27/2016BB&T Co.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
7/24/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$69.00N/AView Rating Details
6/3/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeNeutral -> Sell$6.50 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Earnings by Quarter for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/10/2017Q4 2017$1.78$2.15$901.35 million$883.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2016Q3 2017$0.93$1.28$716.89 million$711.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/1/2016Q217$0.27$0.34$641.19 million$625.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q117$0.40$0.62$658.79 million$649.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/11/2016Q416$2.13$2.11$939.42 million$932.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2015Q3$1.30$1.40$761.47 million$773.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q216$0.24$0.36$650.60 million$655.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2015Q116$0.67$0.51$664.35 million$660.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4$2.39$2.30$886.60 million$893.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/5/2014Q315$1.44$1.28$711.26 million$722.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2014Q2$0.55$0.34$614.16 million$615.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/30/2014Q1$0.91$0.81$618.92 million$628.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q414$2.18$2.16$804.42 million$793.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/6/2013Q3$1.38$1.43$662.57 million$666.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2013Q2 2014$0.60$0.56$596.24 million$574.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/31/2013Q1 2014$0.87$0.94$605.71 million$591.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2013Q4 2013$2.12$2.16$774.51 million$797.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/30/20121.44$1.44$664.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2012Q213$0.26$0.50$537.57 million$543.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012$0.74$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2012$1.66$1.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011$0.96$1.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/31/2011$0.10$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2011$0.48$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2011$1.29$1.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.23
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.42
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.38$2.59$2.00
Q2 20173$0.25$0.31$0.28
Q3 20173$0.48$1.58$0.99
Q4 20174$1.76$2.46$1.95
Q1 20183$0.20$0.40$0.29
Q2 20183$0.30$0.32$0.31
Q3 20183$1.49$1.54$1.51
Q4 20183$2.20$2.39$2.31
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.46%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/29/2016Thurgood Marshall JrDirectorSell1,572$61.27$96,316.44View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Marty G DickensDirectorSell4,000$70.84$283,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016David BaxterInsiderBuy5,000$51.34$256,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Kevin Patrick McdermottDirectorBuy1,000$51.39$51,390.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Leonard L BerryDirectorBuy2,000$51.34$102,680.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016David M TehleDirectorBuy4,100$48.66$199,506.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Mimi Eckel VaughnCFOSell4,000$66.10$264,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Robert J DennisCEOSell16,685$65.09$1,086,026.65View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Robert J DennisCEOSell15,000$65.90$988,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2015Kenneth KocherSVPSell10,000$55.83$558,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Robert J DennisCEOSell15,000$55.80$837,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Roger G. SissonSVPSell2,322$57.46$133,422.12View SEC Filing  
7/27/2015Kenneth KocherSVPSell2,491$62.24$155,039.84View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015James S BeardDirectorBuy3,000$66.55$199,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Robert J DennisCEOSell10,000$67.16$671,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Robert J DennisCEOSell8,189$69.26$567,170.14View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Roger G SissonSVPSell11,714$67.85$794,794.90View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Robert J DennisCEOSell10,000$72.48$724,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2014Paul D WilliamsCAOSell4,617$76.23$351,953.91View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Paul D WilliamsCAOSell3,101$79.37$246,126.37View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014James S GulmiSVPSell10,000$79.06$790,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Robert J DennisCEOSell10,000$79.97$799,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Robert J DennisCEOSell7,264$80.17$582,354.88View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014William F Blaufuss JrDirectorSell1,083$82.19$89,011.77View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Kenneth KocherSVPSell10,000$80.83$808,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Robert J DennisCEOSell25,105$80.89$2,030,743.45View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014Marty G DickensDirectorSell2,000$80.49$160,980.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Paul D WilliamsCAOSell9,785$76.54$748,943.90View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014William Blaufuss, Jr.DirectorSell1,446$76.28$110,300.88View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Mimi Eckel VaughnSVPSell3,180$77.19$245,464.20View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Jonathan CaplanSVPSell11,790$78.89$930,113.10View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014James GulmiSVPSell15,800$74.47$1,176,626.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014James GulmiSVPSell4,200$75.79$318,318.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Robert DennisCEOSell15,000$75.21$1,128,150.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014James EstepaSVPSell14,934$75.62$1,129,309.08View SEC Filing  
1/22/2014Paul WilliamsCAOSell4,175$72.08$300,934.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Jonathan CaplanSVPSell10,000$72.58$725,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Mimi Eckel VaughnSVPSell7,900$73.15$577,885.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013James EstepaSVPSell20,000$72.24$1,444,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Robert DennisCEOSell10,000$70.39$703,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Robert DennisCEOSell8,000$69.34$554,720.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Robert J DennisCEOSell8,000$63.49$507,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Jonathan D CaplanSVPSell10,000$69.89$698,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013James C EstepaSVPSell21,259$70.75$1,504,074.25View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013James S GulmiSVPSell15,000$68.84$1,032,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Kenneth KocherSVPSell11,000$69.49$764,390.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Robert J DennisCEOSell8,000$71.08$568,640.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Jonathan D CaplanSVPSell5,000$59.90$299,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Mimi Eckel VaughnSVPSell15,000$59.08$886,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Latest Headlines for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateHeadline logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Forecasted to Earn Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.32 Per Share - May 24 at 11:32 AM logoB. Riley Comments on Genesco Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (GCO) - May 24 at 10:00 AM logoQ3 2018 Earnings Forecast for Genesco Inc. Issued By B. Riley (GCO) - May 23 at 11:58 AM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Upgraded to Buy at B. Riley - May 22 at 5:40 PM logoBloomberg Markets: Dave Wilson’s Stock of the Day for May 19 - May 20 at 10:11 AM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 18 at 10:28 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Genesco Inc. (GCO) to Post $0.34 Earnings Per Share - May 12 at 12:48 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Genesco Inc. (GCO) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $651.9 Million - May 12 at 12:48 AM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 5:09 PM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $651.9 Million - May 6 at 8:20 AM logo Analysts Expect Genesco Inc. (GCO) Will Post Earnings of $0.34 Per Share - May 4 at 6:12 PM logoPositive Press Coverage Likely to Affect Genesco (GCO) Share Price - May 4 at 1:25 AM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 2 at 10:46 PM logoSusquehanna Bancshares Inc Upgrades Genesco Inc. (GCO) to "Positive" - April 30 at 11:34 PM logoSomewhat Negative Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect Genesco (GCO) Stock Price - April 30 at 11:39 AM logoPositive News Coverage Likely to Impact Genesco (GCO) Stock Price - April 28 at 12:38 AM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 5:57 PM logoGenesco (GCO) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 24 at 9:58 PM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) PT Set at $62.00 by Jefferies Group LLC - April 21 at 4:23 PM logoGenesco (GCO) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows - April 20 at 7:00 PM logoGenesco rallies off of Journeys momentum - April 20 at 1:35 PM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Stock Rating Upgraded by Piper Jaffray Companies - April 20 at 8:15 AM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 4:52 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 4:52 PM logoVery Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Effect Genesco (GCO) Stock Price - April 16 at 7:56 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Genesco Inc. (GCO) Will Announce Earnings of $0.36 Per Share - April 13 at 4:17 PM logoQ3 2018 Earnings Estimate for Genesco Inc. Issued By Jefferies Group (GCO) - April 13 at 1:42 PM logoFavorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Genesco (GCO) Share Price - April 13 at 11:17 AM logoCommit To Purchase Genesco At $45, Earn 10.7% Annualized Using Options - April 12 at 10:27 PM logoQ1 2018 Earnings Estimate for Genesco Inc. Issued By Jefferies Group (GCO) - April 12 at 2:08 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:59 AM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 5 at 4:55 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Genesco's Quarterly EPS Grew Approximately 16% - March 24 at 5:32 PM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Earns “Neutral” Rating from B. Riley - March 19 at 2:27 PM logoShould Value Investors Consider Genesco (GCO) Stock? - March 14 at 12:28 PM logoEdited Transcript of GCO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Mar-17 1:30pm GMT - March 10 at 11:35 PM logoKirkland's (KIRK) Beats on Q4 Earnings; Gives FY17 View - March 10 at 6:30 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Genesco Inc. Q4 Earnings Report - March 10 at 6:30 PM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages - March 10 at 12:38 PM logoMarket Recon: Watch This Jobs Report Even More Carefully Than Usual - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoGenesco Reports Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoQ4 2017 Genesco Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoGenesco beats 4Q profit forecasts - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoGENESCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoFootwear and apparel company Genesco sees shares pop 4.6% following Q4 profit beat - March 10 at 11:06 AM logoGenesco Inc. (GCO) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Friday - March 9 at 7:36 AM logoUrban Outfitters (URBN) Misses on Q4 Earnings & Revenues - March 8 at 6:12 PM logoL Brands (LB) Reports Sharp Decline in February Comps - March 3 at 5:23 PM logoTJX Companies (TJX) Continues to Impress: Time to Buy? - February 28 at 8:47 AM logoFoot Locker Hikes Dividend, Declares Share Buyback Program - February 25 at 10:13 PM



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