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

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$90.44 +1.79 (+2.02 %)
(As of 09/19/2018 01:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$88.65
Today's Range$88.82 - $90.66
52-Week Range$67.61 - $90.66
Volume318,100 shs
Average Volume494,520 shs
Market Capitalization$5.35 billion
P/E Ratio31.08
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.75
Genesee & Wyoming logoGenesee & 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
SymbolNYSE:GWR
CUSIP37155910
Phone203-202-8900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.62
Current Ratio1.38
Quick Ratio1.26

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio31.08
Forward P/E Ratio23.37
P/E Growth1.32

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.21 billion
Price / Sales2.46
Cash Flow$7.0109 per share
Price / Cash12.90
Book Value$62.19 per share
Price / Book1.45

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.91
Net Income$549.05 million
Net Margins25.71%
Return on Equity5.32%
Return on Assets2.50%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Outstanding Shares60,100,000
Market Cap$5.35 billion

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) announced its earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The transportation company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.02. The transportation company earned $595 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $592.93 million. Genesee & Wyoming had a return on equity of 5.32% and a net margin of 25.71%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.80 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 Tuesday, October, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Genesee & Wyoming.

What price target have analysts set for GWR?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Genesee & Wyoming's shares. Their forecasts range from $75.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Genesee & Wyoming's stock price to reach $88.2222 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.5%. 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 5 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Genesee & Wyoming.

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)

Has Genesee & Wyoming been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about GWR stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the transportation company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Genesee & Wyoming.

Who are Genesee & Wyoming's major shareholders?

Genesee & Wyoming's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.85%), BlackRock Inc. (8.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.59%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.89%), Blue Harbour Group L.P. (1.53%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.52%). 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 OppenheimerFunds Inc., FMR LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Aristotle Capital Boston LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and Eagle Asset Management Inc.. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Blue Harbour Group L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Mackay Shields LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Northern Trust Corp and Wells Fargo & Company MN. 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 $90.44.

How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $5.35 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.

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:  377 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  667
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 9/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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