NYSE:GWR - Genesee & Wyoming Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$74.89 +1.12 (+1.52 %)
(As of 12/19/2018 07:16 AM ET)
Previous Close$73.77
Today's Range$74.14 - $75.49
52-Week Range$67.61 - $92.91
Volume561,069 shs
Average Volume502,613 shs
Market Capitalization$4.35 billion
P/E Ratio25.74
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.75
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns and leases freight railroads. It operates through three segments: North American Operations, Australian Operations, and U.K./European Operations. The company transports various commodities, including agricultural products, autos and auto parts, chemicals and plastics, coal and coke, food and kindred products, lumber and forest products, metallic ores, metals, minerals and stone, petroleum products, pulp and paper, waste, and other commodities. It owns or leases 122 freight railroads, including 105 short line railroads and 2 regional freight railroads located in the United States, 8 short line railroads located in Canada, 3 railroads located in Australia, 1 railroad located in the United Kingdom, 1 railroad in Poland and Germany, and 2 railroads in the Netherlands with a total of approximately 16,200 miles of track. The company also operates 6,200 additional miles of track that is owned or leased by others. In addition, it operates deep sea maritime containers and provides bulk haulage, including coal, aggregates, cement, and infrastructure services. Further, the company provides rail service at approximately 40 ports; rail-ferry service in North America, Australia, and Europe; and contract coal loading and railcar switching for industrial customers. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Darien, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryRailroads
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNYSE:GWR
Previous Symbol
CUSIP37155910
Phone203-202-8900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61
Current Ratio1.33
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio25.74
Forward P/E Ratio19.55
P/E Growth1.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.21 billion
Price / Sales2.00
Cash Flow$7.0056 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.69
Book Value$62.19 per share
Price / Book1.20

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.91
Net Income$549.05 million
Net Margins26.25%
Return on Equity5.81%
Return on Assets2.80%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Outstanding Shares58,930,000
Market Cap$4.35 billion
OptionableOptionable

Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE:GWR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Genesee & Wyoming's stock symbol?

Genesee & Wyoming trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GWR."

How were Genesee & Wyoming's earnings last quarter?

Genesee & Wyoming Inc (NYSE:GWR) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The transportation company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.07. The transportation company earned $603.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $594.40 million. Genesee & Wyoming had a return on equity of 5.81% and a net margin of 26.25%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.81 EPS. View Genesee & Wyoming's Earnings History.

When is Genesee & Wyoming's next earnings date?

Genesee & Wyoming is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Genesee & Wyoming.

What price target have analysts set for GWR?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Genesee & Wyoming's shares. Their predictions range from $71.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Genesee & Wyoming's share price to reach $86.7778 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Genesee & Wyoming.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Genesee & Wyoming?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genesee & Wyoming in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Genesee & Wyoming.

Has Genesee & Wyoming been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about GWR stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a coverage optimism score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the transportation company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Genesee & Wyoming's key competitors?

Who are Genesee & Wyoming's key executives?

Genesee & Wyoming's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John C. Hellmann, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 48)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Gallagher, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. David A. Brown, Chief Operating Officer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Allison M. Fergus, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Matthew O. Walsh, Exec. VP of Global Corp. Devel. (Age 43)

Who are Genesee & Wyoming's major shareholders?

Genesee & Wyoming's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.96%), Vanguard Group Inc (8.96%), BlackRock Inc. (8.40%), FMR LLC (5.15%), Credit Suisse AG (4.05%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.65%). Company insiders that own Genesee & Wyoming stock include Albert J Neupaver, Allison M Fergus, Christopher F Liucci, David A Brown, John C Hellmann, Matthew O Walsh, Mortimer B Fuller III and Timothy J Gallagher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genesee & Wyoming.

Which institutional investors are selling Genesee & Wyoming stock?

GWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc., DF Dent & Co. Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Jennison Associates LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Genesee & Wyoming company stock in the last year include Allison M Fergus, Christopher F Liucci, David A Brown, John C Hellmann, Matthew O Walsh and Timothy J Gallagher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genesee & Wyoming.

Which institutional investors are buying Genesee & Wyoming stock?

GWR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Suisse AG, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Bank of Montreal Can, WINTON GROUP Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., William Blair Investment Management LLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genesee & Wyoming.

How do I buy shares of Genesee & Wyoming?

Shares of GWR 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 Genesee & Wyoming's stock price today?

One share of GWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.89.

How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $4.35 billion and generates $2.21 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $549.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.91 on an earnings per share basis. Genesee & Wyoming employs 8,000 workers across the globe.

What is Genesee & Wyoming's official website?

The official website for Genesee & Wyoming is http://www.gwrr.com.

How can I contact Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming's mailing address is 20 WEST AVENUE, DARIEN CT, 06820. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 203-202-8900.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE GWR)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  387 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  692
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Genesee & Wyoming and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GWR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GWR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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