NYSE:GPC - Genuine Parts Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$97.30 +2.67 (+2.82 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 01:09 AM ET)
Previous Close$94.63
Today's Range$93.53 - $97.71
52-Week Range$79.86 - $107.75
Volume1.61 million shs
Average Volume908,152 shs
Market Capitalization$13.82 billion
P/E Ratio20.97
Dividend Yield3.06%
Genuine Parts logoGenuine 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motor vehicle supplies & new parts


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.72
Current Ratio1.32
Quick Ratio0.66


Trailing P/E Ratio20.97
Forward P/E Ratio17.25
P/E Growth2.51

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.31 billion
Price / Sales0.88
Cash Flow$6.0136 per share
Price / Cash16.18
Book Value$23.63 per share
Price / Book4.12


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.64
Net Income$616.75 million
Net Margins3.73%
Return on Equity20.76%
Return on Assets6.46%


Outstanding Shares146,740,000
Market Cap$13,819.77

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, April 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 8th will be given a dividend of $0.72 per share on Monday, July 2nd. This represents a $2.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 7th. View Genuine Parts' Dividend History.

How will Genuine Parts' stock buyback program work?

Genuine Parts announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Tuesday, August 22nd 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 15,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Genuine Parts' earnings last quarter?

Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The specialty retailer reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.01. The specialty retailer earned $4.82 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.69 billion. Genuine Parts had a return on equity of 20.76% and a net margin of 3.73%. The firm's revenue was up 17.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.29 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 Thursday, July, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Genuine Parts.

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

Genuine Parts updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 19th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.60-5.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.63. The company issued revenue guidance of +13-14% to ~$18.4-18.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.40 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GPC?

7 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Genuine Parts' shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $107.00. On average, they expect Genuine Parts' share price to reach $99.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Genuine Parts.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genuine Parts?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genuine Parts in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Genuine Parts' key competitors?

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. Timothy P. Breen, CEO & Pres of Motion Industries (Age 57)
  • Mr. Lee A. Maher, Pres & COO of US Automotive Parts Group (Age 62)

Has Genuine Parts been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GPC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Genuine Parts earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the specialty retailer an impact score of 46.16 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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 (0.22%), Sabal Trust CO (0.19%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.18%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.12%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%) and Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%). 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 Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Stonebridge Capital Management Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Huntington National Bank, Union Bankshares Corp and Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund. 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Sabal Trust CO, Park National Corp OH, Alethea Capital Management LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Ballentine Partners LLC and Univest Corp of Pennsylvania. 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 $97.30.

How big of a company is Genuine Parts?

Genuine Parts has a market capitalization of $13.82 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.

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:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  203 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  478 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  681
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 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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