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 & Accessories Retailers
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:GCO
  • CUSIP: 37153210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $513.91 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,919,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $35.10
  • 52 Week Range: $20.90 - $72.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.24
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.46
  • P/E Growth: 0.71
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.85 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.18
  • Book Value: $45.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.56
  • EBITDA: $184.95 million
  • Net Margins: 2.43%
  • Return on Equity: 7.36%
  • Return on Assets: 4.34%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.21%
  • Current Ratio: 2.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
  • Average Volume: 498,135 shs.
  • Beta: 1.36
  • Short Ratio: 5.92

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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 31st. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.04. The firm earned $616.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $626.93 million. Genesco had a return on equity of 7.36% and a net margin of 2.43%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 EPS. View Genesco's Earnings History.

When will Genesco make its next earnings announcement?

Genesco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, December, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Genesco.

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

Genesco issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.65-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.73.

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

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Genesco's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Genesco's share price to reach $32.71 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Genesco.

Who are some of Genesco's key competitors?

Who are Genesco's key executives?

Genesco's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert Jay Dennis, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Mimi Eckel Vaughn, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Roger G. Sisson, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • David E. Baxter, Senior Vice President
  • Jonathan D. Caplan, Senior Vice President
  • Parag D. Desai, Senior Vice President - Strategy and Shared Services
  • James C. Estepa, Senior Vice President
  • Paul D. Williams, Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Matthew N. Johnson, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Joanna Barsh, Independent Director

Who owns Genesco stock?

Genesco's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (1.96%) and Strs Ohio (0.14%). Company insiders that own Genesco stock include David Baxter, David M Tehle, Kenneth Kocher, Kevin Patrick Mcdermott, Leonard L Berry, Marty G Dickens, Mimi Eckel Vaughn, Robert J Dennis and Thurgood Marshall Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends 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 Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have bought Genesco stock in the last two years include David Baxter, David M Tehle, Kevin Patrick Mcdermott, Leonard L Berry, Mimi Eckel Vaughn and Robert J Dennis. 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.

What is Genesco's stock price today?

One share of Genesco stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Genesco (NYSE GCO)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  380 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  581
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Genesco 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 Genesco (NYSE:GCO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $32.71 (26.80% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Price Target History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
Analysts' Ratings History for Genesco (NYSE:GCO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/16/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$33.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$27.00N/AView Rating Details
10/1/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$39.00LowView Rating Details
9/13/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$38.00 -> $28.00LowView Rating Details
9/1/2017Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 -> $23.00MediumView Rating Details
8/28/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingPositive -> Neutral$43.00 -> $29.00HighView Rating Details
6/1/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
10/19/2016CL KingDowngradeStrong-Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/2/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$80.00 -> $53.00N/AView Rating Details
4/19/2016Sterne Agee CRTDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$72.00N/AView Rating Details
1/27/2016BB&T CorporationReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 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
11/30/2017$1.28N/AView Earnings Details
8/31/2017Q2 2018($0.06)($0.10)$626.93 million$616.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2017Q1 2018$0.28$0.06$644.15 million$643.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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: $4.12
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($0.03)$0.32$0.10
Q3 20183$1.21$1.62$1.44
Q4 20183$2.22$2.34$2.30
(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: 3.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.38%
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
9/6/2017Mimi Eckel VaughnSVPBuy10,000$24.16$241,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2017Robert J DennisChairmanBuy25,000$23.81$595,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2017Kevin Patrick McdermottDirectorBuy1,000$32.32$32,320.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Kevin Patrick McdermottDirectorBuy1,340$37.18$49,821.20View SEC Filing  
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)


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