Genuine Parts Company Company Profile (NYSE:GPC)

About Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)

Genuine Parts Company logoGenuine Parts Company is a service organization engaged in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials. The Company's segments include Automotive, Industrial, Office Products Group, Electrical/Electronic Materials and Other. The automotive segment distributes replacement parts for all makes and models of automobiles, trucks and other vehicles. The industrial segment distributes a range of industrial bearings, mechanical and fluid power transmission equipment, including hydraulic and pneumatic products, material handling components and related parts and supplies. The office products segment distributes a range of office products, computer supplies, office furniture, and business electronics. The electrical/electronic materials segment distributes a range of electrical/electronic materials, including insulating and conductive materials for use in electronic and electrical apparatus.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto & Truck Parts Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Distributors
  • Symbol: NYSE:GPC
  • CUSIP: 37246010
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $12.22781 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 147,394,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $89.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $93.19
  • 52 Week Range: $80.86 - $105.18
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.21
  • P/E Growth: 2.31
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $15.53 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.78
  • Book Value: $21.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.74
  • Annual Dividend: $2.70
  • Dividend Yield: 3.3%
  • EBIDTA: $1.22 billion
  • Net Margins: 4.44%
  • Return on Equity: 21.17%
  • Return on Assets: 7.79%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.17%
  • Current Ratio: 1.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 967,797 shs.
  • Beta: 1.07
  • Short Ratio: 3.33

Frequently Asked Questions for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)

What is Genuine Parts Company's stock symbol?

Genuine Parts Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GPC."

How often does Genuine Parts Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Genuine Parts Company?

Genuine Parts Company declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 24th. Investors of record on Friday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $0.675 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a $2.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 7th. View Genuine Parts Company's Dividend History.

How were Genuine Parts Company's earnings last quarter?

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 20th. The company reported $1.29 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.31 by $0.02. The business earned $4.10 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.05 billion. Genuine Parts Company had a net margin of 4.44% and a return on equity of 21.17%. The business's revenue was up 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.28 earnings per share. View Genuine Parts Company's Earnings History.

What guidance has Genuine Parts Company issued on next quarter's earnings?

Genuine Parts Company issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.70-4.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.79. The company issued revenue guidance of $15.8-15.96 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $15.90 billion.

Where is Genuine Parts Company's stock going? Where will Genuine Parts Company's stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Genuine Parts Company's stock. Their predictions range from $89.00 to $108.00. On average, they expect Genuine Parts Company's share price to reach $97.86 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Genuine Parts Company.

Who are some of Genuine Parts Company's key competitors?

Who are Genuine Parts Company's key executives?

Genuine Parts Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Thomas C. Gallagher, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Paul D. Donahue, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Jerry W. Nix, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Carol B. Yancey, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, IR Contact Officer
  • Timothy P. Breen, President, Chief Executive Officer of Motion Industries
  • Lee A. Maher, President and Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. Automotive Parts Group
  • James R. Neill, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Elizabeth W. Camp, Independent Director
  • Gary P. Fayard, Independent Director
  • John R. Holder, Independent Director

Who owns Genuine Parts Company stock?

Genuine Parts Company's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.23%), Park National Corp OH (0.22%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.16%), Fidelity National Financial Inc. (0.13%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.13%) and BB&T Corp (0.11%). Company insiders that own Genuine Parts Company stock include Robert C Loudermilk Jr, Thomas Gallagher and Wendy B Needham. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genuine Parts Company.

Who sold Genuine Parts Company stock? Who is selling Genuine Parts Company stock?

Genuine Parts Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GW&K Investment Management LLC, KAMES CAPITAL plc, BB&T Corp, LS Investment Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank, Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX and Clean Yield Group. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts Company.

Who bought Genuine Parts Company stock? Who is buying Genuine Parts Company stock?

Genuine Parts Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V., Park National Corp OH, National Pension Service, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Hendershot Investments Inc. and Aperio Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Genuine Parts Company stock in the last two years include Robert C Loudermilk Jr and Thomas Gallagher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts Company.

How do I buy Genuine Parts Company stock?

Shares of Genuine Parts Company 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 Genuine Parts Company's stock price today?

One share of Genuine Parts Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.69.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE GPC)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  108 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  363 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  471
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $97.86 (19.79% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/6/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$104.00 -> $89.00LowView Rating Details
7/6/2017WedbushReiterated RatingNeutralHighView Rating Details
5/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$96.00MediumView Rating Details
4/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$95.00LowView Rating Details
12/14/2016Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$100.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncInitiated CoverageNeutral$102.00N/AView Rating Details
7/25/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$106.00 -> $108.00N/AView Rating Details
7/14/2016GabelliDowngradeBuy -> Hold$106.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/1/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$99.00 -> $88.00N/AView Rating Details
10/20/2015Bank of America CorporationLower Price TargetUnderperform$104.00 -> $90.00N/AView Rating Details
10/15/2015BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Earnings by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE GPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/20/2017Q2 2017$1.31$1.29$4.05 billion$4.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2017Q1 2017$1.05$1.08$3.85 billion$3.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416$1.01$1.02$3.78 billion$3.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$1.29$1.24$4.03 billion$3.94 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2016Q216$1.29$1.28$3.97 billion$3.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2016Q116$1.03$1.05$3.72 billion$3.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$1.01$1.07$3.77 billion$3.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$1.24$1.24$4.01 billion$3.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$1.33$1.28$4.06 billion$3.94 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$1.05$1.05$3.79 billion$3.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$1.07$1.07$3.74 billion$3.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q214$1.23$1.24$3.93 billion$3.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q114$1.26$1.28$3.87 billion$3.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q413$1.02$1.02$3.61 billion$3.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2014Q313$0.93$0.97$3.43 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q213$1.20$1.12$3.79 billion$3.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$1.21$1.39$3.68 billion$3.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2013Q1 2013$0.98$0.93$3.29 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.93$1.03$3.19 billion$3.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$1.11$1.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$1.08$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.87$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.83$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2011$0.94$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/15/2011$0.89$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.70$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.77
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.13
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$1.04$1.06$1.05
Q2 20172$1.29$1.33$1.31
Q3 20172$1.31$1.31$1.31
Q4 20172$1.08$1.11$1.10
Q1 20182$1.12$1.15$1.14
Q2 20182$1.38$1.43$1.41
Q3 20182$1.40$1.41$1.41
Q4 20182$1.16$1.20$1.18
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Most Recent Dividend:7/3/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.70
Dividend Yield:3.31%
Dividend Growth:7.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:58.44% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.37% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
50.28% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:60 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE GPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.18%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/20/2016Thomas GallagherChairmanBuy3,000$89.24$267,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Wendy B NeedhamDirectorSell3,000$90.61$271,830.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2015Thomas GallagherCEOBuy3,000$86.86$260,580.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Robert C Loudermilk JrDirectorBuy1,200$82.55$99,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Wendy B NeedhamDirectorSell3,000$86.21$258,630.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2015Thomas GallagherCEOBuy4,000$87.71$350,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Thomas GallagherCEOBuy4,000$93.44$373,760.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Thomas GallagherCEOBuy5,000$95.25$476,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Thomas GallagherCEOBuy5,000$84.00$420,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2012John R HolderDirectorBuy1,000$63.03$63,030.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
Latest Headlines for Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC)
DateHeadline logoEdited Transcript of GPC earnings conference call or presentation 20-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 21 at 3:05 AM logoGenuine Parts Company's (GPC) CEO Paul Donahue on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - July 20 at 10:03 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - July 20 at 5:31 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (GPC) Issues Earnings Results - July 20 at 5:10 PM logoInvestor Network: Genuine Parts Company to Host Earnings Call - July 20 at 5:00 PM logoGenuine Parts (GPC) Q1 Earnings Miss, Revenues Top - July 20 at 5:00 PM logoGenuine Parts misses 2Q profit forecasts - July 20 at 5:00 PM logoGenuine Parts (GPC) Q2 Earnings Lag Estimates, Revenues Beat - July 20 at 5:00 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $4.04 Billion - July 20 at 9:59 AM logoMore on Genuine Parts' Q2 - July 20 at 9:41 AM logo$1.31 EPS Expected for Genuine Parts Company (GPC) This Quarter - July 18 at 10:14 PM logoLKQ (LKQX) vs. Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) Financial Comparison - July 18 at 6:10 PM logoGenuine Parts (GPC) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in Store? - July 17 at 9:51 AM logoGenuine Parts (GPC) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in Store? - July 17 at 9:51 AM logoGenuine Parts is Oversold - Nasdaq - July 14 at 8:11 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genuine Parts Co. : July 14, 2017 - July 14 at 8:11 PM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Provides M&A Financing to PMG-Patriot Inc. - July 14 at 2:22 AM logoGenuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) to Release Earnings on Thursday - July 13 at 9:44 PM logoTraders Buy High Volume of Put Options on Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) - July 12 at 7:02 AM logoAnalyzing LKQ Corporation (LKQ) & Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) - July 11 at 12:22 PM logoAnalyzing LKQ Corporation (LKQ) and Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) - July 10 at 8:14 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (GPC) and LKQ Corporation (LKQ) Head-To-Head Comparison - July 9 at 4:24 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush - July 9 at 10:08 AM logoIIROC Trading Halt - GPC, GPC.PR.A - July 8 at 11:11 AM logoGunpowder Capital Corp. Provides an Update on Advantagewon Oil Corp. - July 7 at 5:29 AM logoIIROC Trade Resumption - GPC - July 7 at 5:29 AM logoGoldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Downgrades Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) to Sell - July 6 at 7:46 AM logoGenuine Parts Shares Cross 3% Yield Mark - July 5 at 7:48 PM logoGenuine Parts: A Tortoise With 61 Years Of Hikes - July 5 at 7:48 PM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Subsidiary Continues to Grow Real Estate Assets - July 5 at 7:44 AM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Declares Quarterly Dividend - July 5 at 7:44 AM logoGenuine Parts Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GPC-US : July 3, 2017 - July 3 at 6:48 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 3 at 10:59 AM logoGenuine Parts Company Announces 2nd Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date And Conference Call - PR Newswire (press release) - June 28 at 11:46 PM logoComparing LKQ Corporation (LKQ) & Genuine Parts Company (GPC) - June 27 at 12:41 AM logoGenuine Parts Company Announces 2nd Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date And Conference Call - June 26 at 7:10 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (GPC) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Sell - June 24 at 6:44 PM logo$4.04 Billion in Sales Expected for Genuine Parts Company (GPC) This Quarter - June 24 at 8:30 AM logoGenuine Parts Company (GPC) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.31 Per Share - June 22 at 6:52 PM logoGenuine Parts Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GPC-US : June 21, 2017 - June 21 at 7:09 PM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Subsidiary Provides Update on Purchase of Third Real Estate Asset and Grants Stock Options - June 19 at 12:47 PM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Genuine Parts Company (GPC) versus LKQ Corporation (LKQ) - June 18 at 12:28 PM logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - GPC - June 16 at 6:18 PM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Raises $60,000.00 CDN via a Non-Brokered Private Placement Raise - June 16 at 6:18 PM logoCritical Contrast: LKQ Corporation (LKQ) & Genuine Parts Company (GPC) - June 16 at 4:46 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genuine Parts Co. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 7:40 PM logoGenuine Parts Company (GPC) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold - June 14 at 8:28 PM logoContrasting Genuine Parts Company (GPC) & LKQ Corporation (LKQ) - June 14 at 8:10 AM logoGunpowder Capital Corp., Enters Into Debt Settlement Agreement with Cardiff Energy Corp. - June 12 at 6:18 PM logoThe $318 Billion Market Amazon Could Easily Control - June 9 at 5:55 PM



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