Generac Holdlings Company Profile (NYSE:GNRC)

About Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)

Generac Holdlings 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: Portable Motors & Generators
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Symbol: NYSE:GNRC
  • CUSIP: 36873610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.11 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,151,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $45.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.35
  • 52 Week Range: $33.77 - $50.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.20
  • P/E Growth: 1.96
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.04
  • Book Value: $6.89 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.26
  • EBITDA: $272.06 million
  • Net Margins: 7.00%
  • Return on Equity: 46.60%
  • Return on Assets: 10.35%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.35%
  • Current Ratio: 2.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.03%
  • Average Volume: 587,788 shs.
  • Beta: 1.41
  • Short Ratio: 12.67

Frequently Asked Questions for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)

What is Generac Holdlings' stock symbol?

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

How were Generac Holdlings' earnings last quarter?

Generac Holdlings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.05. The business earned $395.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $383.14 million. Generac Holdlings had a net margin of 7.00% and a return on equity of 46.60%. The business's revenue was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.64 EPS. View Generac Holdlings' Earnings History.

When will Generac Holdlings make its next earnings announcement?

Generac Holdlings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Generac Holdlings.

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

9 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Generac Holdlings' stock. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Generac Holdlings' share price to reach $48.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Generac Holdlings.

What are analysts saying about Generac Holdlings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Generac Holdlings 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. " (10/11/2017)
  • 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 Holdlings' key competitors?

Who are Generac Holdlings' key executives?

Generac Holdlings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Aaron P. Jagdfeld, Executive Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • York A. Ragen, Chief Financial Officer
  • Patrick John Forsythe, Executive Vice President - Global Engineering
  • Roger F. Pascavis, Executive Vice President - Strategic Global Supply
  • Erik Wilde, Executive Vice President, North America Industrial
  • Russell S. Minick, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Todd Alan Adams, Independent Director
  • John D. Bowlin, Independent Director
  • Robert D. Dixon, Independent Director
  • William D. Jenkins Jr., Independent Director

Who owns Generac Holdlings stock?

Generac Holdlings' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.06%). Company insiders that own Generac Holdlings stock include Aaron Jagdfeld, Russell S Minick and York A Ragen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Generac Holdlings.

Who sold Generac Holdlings stock? Who is selling Generac Holdlings stock?

Generac Holdlings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eqis Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Generac Holdlings stock in the last year include Aaron Jagdfeld, Russell S Minick and York A Ragen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Generac Holdlings.

How do I buy Generac Holdlings stock?

Shares of Generac Holdlings 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 Generac Holdlings' stock price today?

One share of Generac Holdlings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Generac Holdlings (NYSE GNRC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  161 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  211 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  372
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Generac Holdlings 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 Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $48.67 (2.67% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Price Target History for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/18/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold -> Hold$41.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$47.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
10/2/2017KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$55.00HighView Rating Details
9/15/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$45.00 -> $50.00HighView Rating Details
9/8/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
9/8/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$40.00 -> $42.00LowView Rating Details
7/11/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
2/15/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price Target$30.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
12/29/2015Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Earnings by Quarter for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Generac Holdlings (NYSE GNRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.88N/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2017$0.85N/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2017Q2 2017$0.64$0.69$383.14 million$395.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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 Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.02 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.29 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Generac Holdlings (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 Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.59%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,000$47.76$238,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,000$40.44$202,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2017Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,000$35.68$178,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Aaron JagdfeldCEOSell5,000$36.50$182,500.00View SEC Filing  
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 Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
Latest Headlines for Generac Holdlings (NYSE:GNRC)
DateHeadline logoGenerac Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) - October 18 at 5:57 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday - October 17 at 5:40 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $415.04 Million - October 13 at 3:04 AM logoGenerac Holdlings' (GNRC) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at SunTrust Banks, Inc. - October 12 at 5:18 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) CEO Aaron Jagdfeld Sells 5,000 Shares - October 4 at 8:02 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Lifted to "B-" at TheStreet - October 2 at 5:08 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc. (GNRC) Has Risen To A New High Following Upgrade - October 2 at 1:56 PM logoHurricanes Provide An Underappreciated Tailwind For Generac - October 2 at 12:14 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 1 at 7:16 PM logo$0.87 EPS Expected for Generac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) This Quarter - September 23 at 4:20 AM logoStocks With Rising Relative Price Strength: Generac - September 18 at 6:43 PM logo3 I's Of Why You Should Own Generac: Irma, International, Industrial - September 15 at 7:45 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Rating Increased to Buy at Bank of America Corporation - September 15 at 8:30 AM logoSearching For Value In Generac Shares In The Wake Of Hurricane Irma - Benzinga - September 15 at 12:48 AM logoStocks Flashing Renewed Technical Strength: Generac - September 14 at 2:35 AM logoWhy Generac Holdings Inc (GNRC) Could Be A Buy - September 14 at 2:35 AM logoSearching For Value In Generac Shares In The Wake Of Hurricane Irma - September 12 at 7:58 PM logoGenerac CEO: US power grid continues to weaken - September 11 at 7:39 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Earns Hold Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. - September 11 at 3:12 PM logoGenerac Power Systems Responding to Heavy Demand for Backup Power in Wake of Hurricane Irma - September 10 at 6:19 PM logoKeyCorp Reaffirms Hold Rating for Generac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) - September 10 at 4:34 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Lifted to "Neutral" at Bank of America Corporation - September 10 at 9:04 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Receives Hold Rating from Canaccord Genuity - September 9 at 12:32 AM logoStocks Showing Improving Market Leadership: Generac Earns 82 RS Rating - September 7 at 7:20 PM logoGenerac Shows Rising Relative Price Performance; Still Shy Of Key Threshold - September 6 at 7:04 PM logoCan Generac Hold Its Charge After Harvey And Irma? - Benzinga - September 6 at 1:38 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) CEO Sells $202,200.00 in Stock - September 5 at 8:06 PM logoGNRC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target - September 1 at 7:31 PM logoGenerac Announces Webcast of Upcoming 2017 Investor Day - August 29 at 7:39 PM logoGenerac Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GNRC) : August 29, 2017 - August 28 at 11:51 PM logoGenerac Holdings Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for GNRC - August 26 at 3:32 AM logoGenerac Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNRC-US : August 18, 2017 - August 18 at 7:01 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Generac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $406.16 Million - August 18 at 7:02 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 12 at 6:38 PM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Rise in demand for ETFs holding Generac Holdings Inc is a positive for its shares - August 11 at 7:35 PM logoGenerac Holdings Inc - August 11 at 12:46 AM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Drop in demand for ETFs holding Generac Holdings Inc is a negative sign for its shares - August 11 at 12:46 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Generac Holdings Inc. - August 9 at 7:18 PM logoGenerac moves 67 jobs from Vermont to Wisconsin - August 7 at 6:51 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) CEO Sells $178,400.00 in Stock - August 3 at 8:40 PM logoEdited Transcript of GNRC earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT - August 3 at 2:06 AM logoGenerac Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - August 2 at 9:04 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.05 EPS - August 2 at 4:53 PM logoGenerac Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 2 at 3:56 PM logoGenerac Holdings tops Street 2Q forecasts - August 2 at 3:56 PM logoPower Outages Drive Generac's Results Higher - August 2 at 3:56 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Generac Holdlings Inc. (GNRC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $382.76 Million - July 31 at 9:23 AM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.64 Per Share - July 29 at 6:35 PM logoGenerac Holdlings Inc. (NYSE:GNRC) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - July 27 at 11:32 AM logoGenerac Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call - Nasdaq - July 20 at 4:57 PM



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