NYSE:GPC - Genuine Parts Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $97.06 +1.01 (+1.05 %) (As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$96.05Today's Range$95.4150 - $97.0852-Week Range$85.80 - $107.75Volume813,164 shsAverage Volume851,757 shsMarket Capitalization$14.19 billionP/E Ratio20.92Dividend Yield2.97%Beta1.06 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Genuine Parts Co. engages in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials. It operates through the following segments: Automotive, Industrial, Office Products, and Electrical/Electronic Materials. The Automotive segment distributes replacement parts, other than body parts for substantially all makes and models of automobiles, trucks, and other vehicles. The Industrial segment distributes a wide variety 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 wide variety of office products, computer supplies, office furniture, and business electronics. The Electrical/Electronic Materials segment distributes a wide variety of electrical/electronic materials, including insulating and conductive materials for use in electronic and electrical apparatus. The company was founded by Carlyle Fraser on May 7, 1928 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Receive GPC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GPC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Motor vehicle supplies & new parts Sub-IndustryDistributors SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks Current SymbolNYSE:GPC Previous Symbol CUSIP37246010 Webwww.genpt.com Phone678-934-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67 Current Ratio1.33 Quick Ratio0.71Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.92 Forward P/E Ratio17.15 P/E Growth3.22 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$16.31 billion Price / Sales0.87 Cash Flow$5.8435 per share Price / Cash Flow16.61 Book Value$23.63 per share Price / Book4.11Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.64 Net Income$616.75 million Net Margins3.99% Return on Equity22.54% Return on Assets6.37%Miscellaneous Employees48,000 Outstanding Shares146,760,000Market Cap$14.19 billion OptionableOptionable Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Genuine Parts' stock symbol? Genuine Parts trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GPC." How often does Genuine Parts pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Genuine Parts? Genuine Parts announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $2.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View Genuine Parts' Dividend History. How will Genuine Parts' stock buyback program work? Genuine Parts declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 15,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Genuine Parts' earnings last quarter? Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The specialty retailer reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.48. The specialty retailer earned $4.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.71 billion. Genuine Parts had a return on equity of 22.54% and a net margin of 3.99%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 15.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.16 EPS. View Genuine Parts' Earnings History. When is Genuine Parts' next earnings date? Genuine Parts is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Genuine Parts. What price target have analysts set for GPC? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Genuine Parts' stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $107.00. On average, they anticipate Genuine Parts' share price to reach $102.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Genuine Parts. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genuine Parts? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genuine Parts in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Genuine Parts. Has Genuine Parts been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about GPC stock has been trending very positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Genuine Parts earned a coverage optimism score of 3.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Genuine Parts' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Genuine Parts include Honda Motor (HMC), General Motors (GM), Bayerische Motoren Werke (BAMXF), DENSO CORP/ADR (DNZOY), Ford Motor (F), Nissan Motor (NSANY), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU), Continental (CTTAY), Bridgestone (BRDCY), VOLVO AB/ADR (VLVLY), SUZUKI MTR CORP/ADR (SZKMY), Cummins (CMI), PEUGEOT SA/ADR (PUGOY), Ferrari (RACE) and PACCAR (PCAR). Who are Genuine Parts' key executives? Genuine Parts' management team includes the folowing people: Paul D. Donahue, President, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorCarol B. Yancey, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice PresidentGregory N. Miller, Chief Information Officer & Executive VPRobert L. Swann, Vice President-Internal Audit, Compliance & RiskCharles A. Chesnutt, Treasurer & Senior Vice President Who are Genuine Parts' major shareholders? Genuine Parts' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Park National Corp OH (0.21%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.13%), ACG Wealth (0.05%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Beacon Financial Group (0.04%) and Verity & Verity LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Genuine Parts stock include James R Neill and John R Holder. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genuine Parts. Which major investors are selling Genuine Parts stock? GPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Park National Corp OH, Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC, Verity & Verity LLC, Carroll Financial Associates Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Capital Investment Advisors LLC and RNC Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts. Which major investors are buying Genuine Parts stock? GPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ACG Wealth, TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Contravisory Investment Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, DNB Asset Management AS, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Union Bankshares Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts. How do I buy shares of Genuine Parts? Shares of GPC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Genuine Parts' stock price today? One share of GPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $97.07. How big of a company is Genuine Parts? Genuine Parts has a market capitalization of $14.19 billion and generates $16.31 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $616.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.64 on an earnings per share basis. Genuine Parts employs 48,000 workers across the globe. What is Genuine Parts' official website? The official website for Genuine Parts is http://www.genpt.com. How can I contact Genuine Parts? Genuine Parts' mailing address is 2999 WILDWOOD PARKWAY, ATLANTA GA, 30339. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 678-934-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Genuine Parts (NYSE GPC)Community Ranking: 1.6 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 233 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 517 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 750MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Genuine Parts and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What factors cause inflation to rise?