Generac Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:GNRC)

About Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)

Generac Holdings logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (Generac) is a designer and manufacturer of power generation equipment and other engine powered products. The Company serves the residential, light commercial, industrial, oil and gas, and construction markets. Its segments include Domestic and International. The Domestic segment includes the Generac business. The International segment includes the Ottomotores UK, Tower Light SRL and PR Industrial S.r.l acquisitions. It designs and manufactures light towers, which provide temporary lighting for various end markets; commercial and industrial mobile heaters used in the oil and gas, construction and other industrial markets, and a product line of outdoor power equipment for residential and commercial use. It designs, manufactures, sources and modifies engines, alternators, transfer switches and other components necessary for its products. It classifies products into three categories: Residential products, Commercial & Industrial products, and Other products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Symbol: NYSE:GNRC
  • CUSIP: 36873610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.19 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,834,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.97
  • 52 Week Range: $32.33 - $44.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.88
  • P/E Growth: 1.47
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.49 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.47
  • Book Value: $6.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.21
  • EBIDTA: $267.92 million
  • Net Margins: 4.80%
  • Return on Equity: 42.39%
  • Return on Assets: 10.18%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.45%
  • Current Ratio: 2.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.94%
  • Average Volume: 399,041 shs.
  • Beta: 1.09
  • Short Ratio: 11.84

Frequently Asked Questions for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)

What is Generac Holdings' stock symbol?

Generac Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GNRC."

How were Generac Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Generac Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41. The business had revenue of $331.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $321.82 million. Generac Holdings had a return on equity of 42.39% and a net margin of 4.80%. Generac Holdings's quarterly revenue was up 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.46 earnings per share. View Generac Holdings' Earnings History.

When will Generac Holdings make its next earnings announcement?

Generac Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Generac Holdings.

Where is Generac Holdings' stock going? Where will Generac Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

5 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Generac Holdings' stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect Generac Holdings' share price to reach $41.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Generac Holdings.

What are analysts saying about Generac Holdings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Generac Holdings stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Generac Holdings Inc. is a manufacturer of backup power generation products serving residential, light commercial and industrial markets. The Company designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets a range of automatic, stationary standby, and portable generators. Generac's power systems range in output from 800 watts to 9 megawatts and are available through a broad network of independent and industrial dealers, retailers and wholesalers. The Company offers generators fueled by natural gas, liquid propane, gasoline, diesel, and Bi-Fuel. It also provides air-cooled engines. In addition, Generac designs, manufactures, sources and modifies engines, alternators, automatic transfer switches and other components necessary for its products. The Company's generators are fueled by natural gas, liquid propane, gasoline, diesel and Bi-Fuel (combined diesel and natural gas). Generac Holdings Inc. is headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin. " (3/15/2017)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We continue to like the secular adoption story for this category leader' still, challenges remain, with mobile equipment still impacted by oil & gas/BREXIT challenges (some signs of bottoming this quarter). Net we wait for improved risk/reward to become more constructive' Generac reported Q4/16 revenue/adjusted EPS of $417.4M/$1/12 vs. our $410.)M/$1.04 and the Street at $415.2M/$1.03." (2/15/2017)

Who are some of Generac Holdings' key competitors?

Who owns Generac Holdings stock?

Generac Holdings' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.33%), BlackRock Inc. (5.90%), FMR LLC (2.89%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.52%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.39%) and Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (2.38%). Company insiders that own Generac Holdings stock include Aaron Jagdfeld, Russell S Minick and York A Ragen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Generac Holdings.

Who sold Generac Holdings stock? Who is selling Generac Holdings stock?

Generac Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., WS Management Lllp, Redwood Investments LLC, Cambiar Investors LLC, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust and Bernzott Capital Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Generac Holdings stock in the last year include Russell S Minick and York A Ragen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Generac Holdings.

Who bought Generac Holdings stock? Who is buying Generac Holdings stock?

Generac Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Vivaldi Capital Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Impax Asset Management LTD, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and American Century Companies Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Generac Holdings.

How do I buy Generac Holdings stock?

Shares of Generac Holdings 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 Generac Holdings stock cost?

One share of Generac Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.83.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $41.50 (19.15% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/21/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$40.00LowView Rating Details
2/15/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$42.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2017Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$39.00 -> $35.00N/AView Rating Details
10/27/2016Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$46.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price Target$30.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
12/29/2015Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/3/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$32.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Earnings by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.41$0.41$321.82 million$331.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2017Q416$1.03$1.12$415.44 million$417.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.77$0.82$363.10 million$373.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.60$0.64$355.23 million$367.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.42$0.46$280.70 million$286.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.89$0.97$346.60 million$357.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.81$0.92$335.90 million$359.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.59$0.50$321.70 million$288.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.64$0.49$325.10 million$311.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.78$0.98$359.30 million$404.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$1.02$0.83$408.23 million$408.23 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.79$0.82$364.58 million$362.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.73$0.72$355.58 million$342.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.90$1.11$361.12 million$376.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.83$1.06$341.92 million$363.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.76$0.95$328.41 million$346.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.93$1.21$365.83 million$399.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.69$0.67$309.40 million$342.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.75$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.53$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.32$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.62$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.44$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011$0.21$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.32$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.47$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.20 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Most Recent Dividend:6/21/2013
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.90%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/5/2016Russell S MinickEVPSell42,871$41.64$1,785,148.44View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016York A RagenCFOSell26,685$41.25$1,100,756.25View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016York A RagenCFOSell12,500$37.46$468,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell3,972$40.05$159,078.60View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell3,982$42.34$168,597.88View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,009$48.37$193,915.33View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,038$48.20$194,631.60View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,251$49.74$211,444.74View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Russell S MinickEVPSell12,636$50.12$633,316.32View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,733$45.17$213,789.61View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,026$45.34$182,538.84View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,012$42.06$168,744.72View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Andrew LampereurDirectorBuy2,000$41.93$83,860.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Timothy J WalshDirectorBuy25,000$42.17$1,054,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,016$42.36$170,117.76View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,029$46.21$186,180.09View SEC Filing  
7/17/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,020$43.13$173,382.60View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Fmr LlcInsiderBuy27,168$47.04$1,277,982.72View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell4,032$46.53$187,608.96View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Todd A AdamsDirectorBuy3,300$48.50$160,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Russell MinickEVPSell1,955$53.65$104,885.75View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,416$58.13$314,832.08View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,433$60.99$331,358.67View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Russell MinickEVPSell1,089$57.76$62,900.64View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Russell MinickEVPSell1,776$55.99$99,438.24View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,382$56.01$357,455.82View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,354$53.61$340,637.94View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,349$50.81$322,592.69View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Roger PascavisEVPSell8,759$49.53$433,833.27View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,287$40.15$252,423.05View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,300$41.71$262,773.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Russell MinickEVPSell3,736$42.58$159,078.88View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,303$42.43$267,436.29View SEC Filing  
7/16/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,294$40.91$257,487.54View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Ccmp Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,950,000$33.90$66,105,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Timothy J WalshDirectorSell975,000$33.90$33,052,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell6,237$35.02$218,419.74View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Stephen MurrayDirectorSell6,500,000$33.90$220,350,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,347$36.90$197,304.30View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Roger PascavisEVPSell2,000$36.06$72,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Dawn TabatCOOSell30,000$35.39$1,061,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2013Dawn TabatCOOSell24,590$37.85$930,731.50View SEC Filing  
1/22/2013Dawn TabatCOOSell20,000$36.30$726,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2012Dawn TabatCOOSell24,155$25.90$625,614.50View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Dawn TabatCOOSell30,000$21.94$658,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
Latest Headlines for Generac Holdings (NYSE:GNRC)
DateHeadline logoScopia Capital Management Llc Buys Fidelity National Financial Inc, Targa Resources Corp, ... - May 16 at 11:30 AM logo Brokerages Expect Generac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Will Post Earnings of $0.65 Per Share - May 15 at 9:22 AM logoThe Power of Preparation: Generac Power Systems Issues New Rules for Hurricane Readiness - May 8 at 8:24 AM logoAnalysts Set Generac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) PT at $41.50 - May 5 at 11:44 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - May 2 at 6:22 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Generac Holdings (GNRC) Share Price - May 2 at 6:08 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Hits Estimates - May 1 at 10:08 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Downgraded by TheStreet to C+ - May 1 at 5:56 PM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Likely to Affect Generac Holdings (GNRC) Share Price - April 28 at 8:14 PM logoEdited Transcript of GNRC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT - April 28 at 10:33 AM logoGenerac Holdings meets 1Q profit forecasts - April 27 at 8:27 AM logoGenerac Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - April 27 at 8:08 AM logoGenerac Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - April 27 at 8:08 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Generac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $321.79 Million - April 26 at 12:15 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.41 Per Share - April 24 at 4:24 PM logoPositive Press Coverage Likely to Affect Generac Holdings (GNRC) Share Price - April 22 at 9:58 AM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Earns Hold Rating from Canaccord Genuity - April 21 at 7:43 AM logoGenerac Holdings (GNRC) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 18 at 1:56 PM logoGenerac Holdings (GNRC) Earning Very Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 14 at 10:53 AM logoGenerac Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call - April 12 at 5:33 PM logoHurricane Risks Anything But Average - April 10 at 5:13 PM logoETFs with exposure to Generac Holdings, Inc. : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 5:23 PM logoPressure Washing That Doesn't Waste The Weekend - March 29 at 11:06 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Hold” - March 15 at 11:09 PM logoGNRC Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average - March 14 at 12:22 PM logoGenerac CEO: Here's what could cause power outages during... - March 14 at 12:22 PM logoGENERAC HOLDINGS INC. Financials - March 2 at 5:45 PM logoGENERAC HOLDINGS INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 24 at 6:45 PM logoEarnings Reaction History: Generac Holdings Inc., 60.0% Follow ... - Nasdaq - February 15 at 4:44 AM logoGenerac reports strong fourth quarter - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGenerac Holdings (GNRC) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGenerac Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results - February 14 at 6:43 PM logo6:11 am Generac beats by $0.09, reports revs in-line; guides FY17 revs above consensus - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGENERAC HOLDINGS INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or Princ - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoQ4 2016 Generac Holdings Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGenerac Powers Up on Hurricane, Winter Weather - February 14 at 6:43 PM logoGenerac Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call - February 3 at 4:07 AM logoGenerac downgraded by BofA/Merrill - January 13 at 6:35 PM



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