Genesco Company Profile (NYSE:GCO)

About Genesco

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. Its Journeys Group segment includes Journeys, Journeys Kidz, Shi by Journeys, Little Burgundy and Underground by Journeys retail stores, catalog and e-commerce operations. Schuh Group operates over 110 Schuh stores, averaging approximately 5,000 square feet, which include both street-level and mall locations in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and Germany. Lids Sports Group operates approximately 1,330 stores, including over 920 Lids stores, approximately 230 Lids Locker Room and Clubhouse stores and over 180 Locker Room by Lids leased departments. Johnston & Murphy operates approximately 170 retail shops and factory stores throughout the United States and in Canada. Licensed Brands offers footwear marketed under the Dockers brand.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Apparel Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GCO
  • CUSIP: 37153210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $58.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $60.87
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $60.88
  • 52-Week Range: $47.66 - $74.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.71
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
  • Market Cap: $1.17B
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,870,000
  • Beta: 1.28
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Genesco (NYSE:GCO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $62.57 (6.69% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/16/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$65.00View Rating Details
12/5/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$50.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$62.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/19/2016CL KingDowngradeStrong-Buy -> BuyView Rating Details
9/2/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$80.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$79.00 -> $74.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$72.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016BB&T Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/24/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$69.00View Rating Details
6/3/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$6.50 -> $57.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/2/2016Q3 2017$0.93$1.28$716.89 million$711.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/1/2016Q217$0.27$0.34$625.60 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$774.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q216$0.24$0.36$656.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2015Q116$0.67$0.51$661.00 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$723.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2014Q2$0.55$0.34$615.00 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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.99 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.45 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$2.03$2.22$2.14
Q2 20164$0.39$0.51$0.45
Q3 20163$0.28$0.35$0.31
Q4 20163$1.49$1.61$1.54
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 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q2 20181$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20181$1.67$1.67$1.67
Q4 20181$2.80$2.80$2.80
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.46%
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)


Latest Headlines for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateHeadline logoGenesco (GCO) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA (NYSE:GCO) - February 10 at 6:00 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:GCO) - January 20 at 6:41 PM logoGenesco, Inc. :GCO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : January 19, 2017 (NYSE:GCO) - January 19 at 7:06 PM logoIs Genesco a Great Stock for Value Investors? (NYSE:GCO) - January 13 at 6:20 PM logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) At $23.879 Millions (NYSE:GCO) - January 12 at 10:51 PM logoGenesco Posts Flat Holiday Comps, Updates View; Stock Up (NYSE:GCO) - January 10 at 4:41 PM logoStock Market News for January 10, 2017 (NYSE:GCO) - January 10 at 4:41 PM logoGenesco Reports Comparable Sales (NYSE:GCO) - January 10 at 4:16 AM logoGENESCO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:GCO) - January 10 at 4:16 AM logoGenesco Quarter-to-date Sales Exceed Its Expectations - Quick Facts (NYSE:GCO) - January 9 at 6:13 PM logoGenesco, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GCO) : January 6, 2017 (NYSE:GCO) - January 6 at 5:56 PM logoGenesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) Accounts Payable Is $247.282 For The Quarter Ended ... (NYSE:GCO) - January 6 at 4:21 AM logoGenesco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GCO-US : January 5, 2017 (NYSE:GCO) - January 5 at 6:18 PM logo5 Best Contrarian Stocks for Your Portfolio (NYSE:GCO) - January 5 at 6:18 PM
News IconInsider Activity: Reasons for Thurgood Marshall’s Shares Sale of Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO)’s Stock (NYSE:GCO) - December 30 at 10:47 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : December 27, 2016 (NYSE:GCO) - December 27 at 5:30 PM
News IconGenesco Inc. (GCO) Hedge Funds Are Snapping Up (NYSE:GCO) - December 14 at 9:51 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Genesco Earnings Topped Expectations (NYSE:GCO) - December 9 at 10:31 AM logoGENESCO INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:GCO) - December 8 at 5:59 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Express Inc. Provided Weak Q3 Results (NYSE:GCO) - December 8 at 11:07 AM
News IconEquities Analysts Issue Forecasts for Genesco Inc.’s FY2018 Earnings (GCO) (NYSE:GCO) - December 7 at 10:34 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genesco, Inc. : December 7, 2016 (NYSE:GCO) - December 7 at 5:33 PM logoGenesco to sell subsidiary to Florida company (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 5:32 PM logo[$$] The Add-On Deal Roundup: Dec. 6 (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 5:32 PM logoShoes For Crews to Acquire SureGrip Footwear from Genesco (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 10:53 AM logo6:52 am Genesco to sell its SureGrip Footwear subsidiary to Shoes for Crews; terms not disclosed (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 10:53 AM logoGenesco, Inc. :GCO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : December 6, 2016 (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 10:53 AM logoBRIEF-Genesco's Suregrip Footwear to be bought by Shoes For Crews (NYSE:GCO) - December 6 at 8:02 AM
News IconGenesco Inc. (GCO) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:GCO) - December 4 at 10:44 AM
News IconGenesco Inc. (GCO) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results (NYSE:GCO) - December 4 at 10:44 AM logoGenesco Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:48 PM logo7:00 am Genesco beats by $0.35, reports revs in-line; reaffirms FY17 guidance (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:48 PM logoQ3 2017 Genesco Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:48 PM logoEdited Transcript of GCO earnings conference call or presentation 2-Dec-16 1:30pm GMT (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:48 PM logoGenesco Credits World Series For Solid Earnings (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 9:39 AM logoGenesco beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:32 AM logoGENESCO INC. (NYSE:GCO) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:32 AM logoGenesco Inc. Earnings Retreat 21% In Q3 (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:32 AM logoGenesco Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 8:30 am ET today (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 8:32 AM logoBRIEF-Genesco reports Q3 earnings per share of $1.30 (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 7:34 AM logoMore on Genesco's Q3 (NYSE:GCO) - December 2 at 7:17 AM
News IconNoteworthy Rating Filing: Susquehanna Analyst Reaffirmed $62 Price Target on Genesco (NYSE:GCO) stock, While Reiterating “Positive” Rating (NYSE:GCO) - November 4 at 10:05 PM logoWhat Makes Genesco (GCO) a Strong Sell? (NYSE:GCO) - September 28 at 10:03 AM logoGenesco (GCO): Moving Average Crossover Alert (NYSE:GCO) - September 26 at 5:20 PM logoGenesco Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results (NYSE:GCO) - September 17 at 9:50 AM logoGENESCO INC Financials (NYSE:GCO) - September 14 at 5:16 PM
News IconInvestor News: Investigation over potential Wrongdoing at Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) (NYSE:GCO) - September 13 at 9:58 AM
News IconStock Slipping Down Over the Past Five Trading Sessions: Genesco Inc. (NYSE:GCO) (NYSE:GCO) - September 9 at 9:55 AM logoWhat Falling Estimates & Price Mean for Genesco (GCO) (NYSE:GCO) - September 9 at 9:55 AM
News IconPost Earnings Coverage as Genesco Sales Decline 4 Percent (NYSE:GCO) - September 8 at 5:02 PM


What is Genesco's stock symbol?

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

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

8 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Genesco's shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect Genesco's stock price to reach $62.57 in the next twelve months.

When will Genesco announce their earnings?

Genesco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 9th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Genesco stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Genesco stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Genesco Inc., a Nashville-based specialty retailer, sells footwear, headwear and accessories in retail stores in the United States and Canada. The Company sells its products principally under the names Journeys, Journeys Kidz, Shi by Journeys, Johnston & Murphy, Underground Station, Hatworld, Lids, Hat Shack, Hat Zone, Head Quarters and Cap Connection, and on internet websites. The Company also sells footwear at wholesale under its Johnston & Murphy brand and under the licensed Dockers brand. " (2/6/2017)

  • Robert W. Baird analysts commented, "We are highly disappointed to be stepping aside on GCO, particularly since our positive view related to the multi-year Lids recovery is intact. However, the stunning comps falloff at Journeys provides too many uncertainties related to the timing and shape of a recovery," Baird said in an analyst noted released Friday. Related Link: James Harden's Shoe Gets The Steph Curry TreatmentWhat Went Wrong At Journeys?The footwear retailer was able to correctly identify recent trends of casual/athletic footwear with adidas AG (ADR) (OTC: ADDYY) comeback along with PUMA SE NPV (OTC: PMMAF), but was "unable to secure adequate allocations to offset declines elsewhere (likely Vans VF Corp (NYSE: VFC)/Converse Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE)/Sperry Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (NYSE: WWW)), pressuring conversion despite reasonably solid traffic," (9/2/2016)

Who owns Genesco stock?

Genesco's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (15.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.79%), Royce & Associates LP (3.28%), State Street Corp (2.79%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (1.25%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.18%). 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.

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 Royce & Associates LP, FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Systematic Financial Management LP, Menta Capital LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al. 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.

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 Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Oxford Asset Management, State Street Corp, Comerica Bank, Guggenheim Capital LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Bayesian Capital Management LP and AQR Capital Management LLC. 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.

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 $58.65.

Genesco (NYSE:GCO) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by Staff