NYSE:GPC - Genuine Parts Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$105.45 -7.13 (-6.33 %)
(As of 04/22/2019 06:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$112.58
Today's Range$105.03 - $112.00
52-Week Range$86.89 - $115.20
Volume2.15 million shs
Average Volume749,913 shs
Market Capitalization$15.39 billion
P/E Ratio18.57
Dividend Yield2.89%
Beta1.04
Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement, industrial parts and materials, and business products in North America, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Poland, and Puerto Rico. The company distributes automotive replacement parts for imported vehicles, trucks, SUVs, buses, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, farm vehicles, small engines, farm equipment, and heavy duty equipment; and accessory items for automotive aftermarket, such as repair shops, service stations, fleet operators, automobile and truck dealers, leasing companies, bus and truck lines, mass merchandisers, farms, industrial concerns, and individuals. It also distributes industrial replacement parts and related supplies, such as bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission products, industrial automation products, hoses, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial and safety supplies, and material handling products for original equipment manufacturer, as well as maintenance, repair, and operation customers in equipment and machinery, food and beverage, forest product, primary metal, pulp and paper, mining, automotive, oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, power generation, alternative energy, transportation, ports, and other industries, as well as for governments. In addition, the company provides a range of services and repairs comprising gearbox and fluid power assembly repair, process pump assembly and repair, hydraulic drive shaft repair, electrical panel assembly and repair, hose and gasket manufacture and assembly, and other services. Further, it distributes office furniture, technology products, general office and school supplies, cleaning, janitorial and breakroom supplies, safety and security items, healthcare products, and disposable food service products to resellers. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motor vehicle supplies & new parts
Sub-IndustryDistributors
SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks
CUSIP37246010
Phone678-934-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.74 billion
Cash Flow$7.3433 per share
Book Value$24.48 per share

Profitability

Net Income$810.47 million

Miscellaneous

Employees50,000
Market Cap$15.39 billion
Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 8th will be given a dividend of $0.7625 per share on Monday, April 1st. This represents a $3.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. This is an increase from Genuine Parts's previous quarterly dividend of $0.72. View Genuine Parts' Dividend History.

How will Genuine Parts' stock buyback program work?

Genuine Parts declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, which permits the company to buyback 15,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Genuine Parts' earnings last quarter?

Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 18th. The specialty retailer reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.31 by $0.03. The specialty retailer had revenue of $4.74 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.79 billion. Genuine Parts had a return on equity of 23.46% and a net margin of 4.20%. Genuine Parts's revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.27 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 Thursday, July 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Genuine Parts.

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

Genuine Parts updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.81-5.96 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.95. The company issued revenue guidance of $19.297-19.484 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $19.45 billion.Genuine Parts also updated its FY19 guidance to $5.81-5.86 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for GPC?

4 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Genuine Parts' stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $110.00. On average, they expect Genuine Parts' share price to reach $103.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Genuine Parts.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genuine Parts?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genuine Parts in the last year. There are currently 4 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?

Headlines about GPC stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Genuine Parts earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Genuine Parts' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Genuine Parts own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Genuine Parts investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Coca-Cola (KO), Procter & Gamble (PG), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), Exxon Mobil (xom), PepsiCo (PEP), Realty Income (O) and 3M (MMM).

Who are Genuine Parts' key executives?

Genuine Parts' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul D. Donahue, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Ms. Carol B. Yancey, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. James R. Neill, Sr. VP of HR (Age 57)
  • Mr. Lee A. Maher, Exec. VP of U.S. Automotive Parts Group (Age 63)
  • Mr. Michael D. Orr, Sr. VP of Operations & Logistics (Age 57)

Who are Genuine Parts' major shareholders?

Genuine Parts' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Ronna Sue Cohen (0.26%), Park National Corp OH (0.21%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.13%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.05%) and Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%). Company insiders that own Genuine Parts stock include James R Neill and John R Holder. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genuine Parts.

Which institutional investors are selling Genuine Parts stock?

GPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, Union Bankshares Corp, Huntington National Bank, Sageworth Trust Co, Beacon Financial Group, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, City Holding Co. and Fruth Investment Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts.

Which institutional investors are buying Genuine Parts stock?

GPC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ronna Sue Cohen, DNB Asset Management AS, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Orrstown Financial Services Inc., Old North State Trust LLC and Pennsylvania Trust Co. 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 $105.45.

How big of a company is Genuine Parts?

Genuine Parts has a market capitalization of $15.39 billion and generates $18.74 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $810.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.68 on an earnings per share basis. Genuine Parts employs 50,000 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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  241 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  529 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  770
MarketBeat'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 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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