NYSE:GPC - Genuine Parts Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$98.97 +0.51 (+0.52 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 03:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$98.57
Today's Range$98.31 - $99.08
52-Week Range$81.21 - $107.75
Volume18,554 shs
Average Volume878,524 shs
Market Capitalization$14.39 billion
P/E Ratio21.22
Dividend Yield2.93%
Beta1.2
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
Sub-IndustryDistributors
SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks
SymbolNYSE:GPC
CUSIP37246010
Phone678-934-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70
Current Ratio1.33
Quick Ratio0.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.22
Forward P/E Ratio17.49
P/E Growth2.61

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.31 billion
Price / Sales0.89
Cash Flow$5.8771 per share
Price / Cash16.84
Book Value$23.63 per share
Price / Book4.19

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.64
Net Income$616.75 million
Net Margins3.78%
Return on Equity21.62%
Return on Assets6.40%

Miscellaneous

Employees48,000
Outstanding Shares146,750,000
Market Cap$14.39 billion

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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.91%. 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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program 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 programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Genuine Parts' earnings last quarter?

Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The specialty retailer reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.01. The specialty retailer had revenue of $4.82 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.69 billion. Genuine Parts had a return on equity of 21.62% and a net margin of 3.78%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 17.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $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, October, 18th 2018. 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, July, 19th. The company provided EPS 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?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Genuine Parts' stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $107.00. On average, they anticipate Genuine Parts' share price to reach $99.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Genuine Parts.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genuine Parts?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genuine Parts in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Genuine Parts.

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?

Headlines about GPC stock have trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Genuine Parts earned a daily sentiment score of 0.34 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty retailer an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Genuine Parts.

Who are Genuine Parts' major shareholders?

Genuine Parts' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.92%), Bank of America Corp DE (4.79%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.52%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (2.41%), Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. (1.52%) and American Century Companies Inc. (1.33%). Company insiders that own Genuine Parts stock include James R Neill and Thomas Gallagher. 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 BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, United Services Automobile Association, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Jane Street Group LLC and Morgan Stanley. 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 Bank of America Corp DE, Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Camden National Bank and Tredje AP fonden. 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 $98.97.

How big of a company is Genuine Parts?

Genuine Parts has a market capitalization of $14.39 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:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  495 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  709
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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