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

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$78.66 -0.34 (-0.43 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 02:29 PM ET)
Previous Close$79.00
Today's Range$78.31 - $80.37
52-Week Range$67.61 - $92.91
Volume240,816 shs
Average Volume660,587 shs
Market Capitalization$4.76 billion
P/E Ratio27.03
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.71
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 Ratio27.03
Forward P/E Ratio20.43
P/E Growth1.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.21 billion
Price / Sales2.14
Cash Flow$6.8519 per share
Price / Cash11.48
Book Value$62.94 per share
Price / Book1.25

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 Shares60,100,000
Market Cap$4.76 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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The transportation company reported $1.23 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.07. The transportation company had revenue of $603.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $594.40 million. Genesee & Wyoming had a return on equity of 5.81% and a net margin of 26.25%. Genesee & Wyoming's revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.81 earnings per share. 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 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Genesee & Wyoming's stock. Their forecasts range from $71.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Genesee & Wyoming's stock price to reach $86.7778 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.5% 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?

Media headlines about GWR stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press 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 negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a news sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company'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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.40%), FMR LLC (5.15%), Credit Suisse AG (4.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.65%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.48%) and Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.83%). 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 major 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., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and United Services Automobile Association. 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 major investors are buying Genesee & Wyoming stock?

GWR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Suisse AG, Bank of Montreal Can, WINTON GROUP Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd.. 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 $78.51.

How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $4.76 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:  385 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  304 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  689
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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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