NYSE:GPC - Genuine Parts Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $102.41 +0.82 (+0.81 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$101.59Today's Range$101.00 - $102.6152-Week Range$85.27 - $107.75Volume2.42 million shsAverage Volume897,891 shsMarket Capitalization$14.88 billionP/E Ratio22.07Dividend Yield2.83%Beta1.11 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement and industrial parts, electrical and electronic materials, and business products in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australasia, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Poland. 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 through 57 NAPA automotive parts distribution centers and 1,100 NAPA AUTO PARTS stores. 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 food and beverage, forest product, primary metal, pulp and paper, mining, automotive, oil and gas, petrochemical, and pharmaceutical industries, as well as power generation, alternative energy, government, transportation, ports, and others through 498 branches, 14 distribution centers, and 43 service centers. In addition, the company 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 through 55 distribution centers. Further, it provides wire, cable, and connectivity solutions; insulating and conductive materials; assembly tools and test equipment; and custom fabricated parts and specialty coated materials to original equipment manufacturers, motor repair shops, specialty wire and cable users, and various industrial assembly markets. The company was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. 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 Phone678-934-5000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67 Current Ratio1.33 Quick Ratio0.71 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.07 Forward P/E Ratio18.13 P/E Growth2.7 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$16.31 billion Price / Sales0.92 Cash Flow$5.8789 per share Price / Cash17.42 Book Value$24.96 per share Price / Book4.10 Profitability 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$14.88 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.72 per share on Monday, October 1st. This represents a $2.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View Genuine Parts' Dividend History. How will Genuine Parts' stock buyback program work? Genuine Parts declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 15,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Genuine Parts' earnings last quarter? Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The specialty retailer reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.48. The specialty retailer had revenue of $4.72 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.71 billion. Genuine Parts had a net margin of 3.99% and a return on equity of 22.54%. Genuine Parts's revenue for the quarter was up 15.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.16 earnings per share. 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 guidance has Genuine Parts issued on next quarter's earnings? Genuine Parts issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.60-5.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.64. The company issued revenue guidance of +14-15% to ~$1.86-1.88 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.63 billion. What price target have analysts set for GPC? 6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Genuine Parts' stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $107.00. On average, they expect Genuine Parts' stock price to reach $102.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Genuine Parts. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genuine Parts? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genuine Parts in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 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 been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Genuine Parts earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Genuine Parts' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Genuine Parts include Tesla (TSLA), Honda Motor (HMC), General Motors (GM), Bayerische Motoren Werke (BAMXF), Ford Motor (F), DENSO Corp/ADR (DNZOY), Nissan Motor (NSANY), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU), Continental (CTTAY), VOLVO AB/ADR (VLVLY), Bridgestone (BRDCY), Hyundai Motor (HYMLF), Cummins (CMI), RENAULT S A/ADR (RNLSY) and PEUGEOT SA/ADR (PUGOY). Who are Genuine Parts' key executives? Genuine Parts' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Paul D. Donahue, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)Ms. Carol B. Yancey, Exec. VP, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)Mr. James R. Neill, Sr. VP of HR (Age 56)Mr. Lee A. Maher, Exec. VP of U.S. Automotive Parts Group (Age 62)Mr. Michael D. Orr, Sr. VP of Operations & Logistics (Age 56) Who are Genuine Parts' major shareholders? Genuine Parts' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.70%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.26%), Glenmede Trust Co. NA (4.07%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.50%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.40%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.22%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genuine Parts. Which major investors are buying Genuine Parts stock? GPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glenmede Trust Co. NA, WBI Investments Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Deutsche Bank AG. 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 $102.41. How big of a company is Genuine Parts? Genuine Parts has a market capitalization of $14.88 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: 230 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 511 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 741MarketBeat'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 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is the discount rate different from the Federal Funds rate?