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

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$85.86 -1.29 (-1.48 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$87.15
Today's Range$85.45 - $87.26
52-Week Range$67.61 - $92.91
Volume350,625 shs
Average Volume454,951 shs
Market Capitalization$4.88 billion
P/E Ratio22.30
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.58
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

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryRailroads
SectorTransportation
CUSIP37155910
Phone203-202-8900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.35 billion
Cash Flow$8.7791 per share
Book Value$63.83 per share

Profitability

Net Income$244.42 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Market Cap$4.88 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 6th. The transportation company reported $1.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.89 by $0.11. The transportation company had revenue of $575.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $570.71 million. Genesee & Wyoming had a net margin of 10.41% and a return on equity of 6.19%. Genesee & Wyoming's revenue for the quarter was up .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.77 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, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Genesee & Wyoming.

What price target have analysts set for GWR?

11 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Genesee & Wyoming's shares. Their forecasts range from $69.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Genesee & Wyoming's share price to reach $84.8889 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%. 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 coverage about GWR stock has been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a media sentiment score of 2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Genesee & Wyoming own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Genesee & Wyoming investors own include Union Pacific (UNP), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Norfolk Southern (NSC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Twitter (TWTR), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), Alphabet (GOOG) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

Who are Genesee & Wyoming's key executives?

Genesee & Wyoming's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John C. Hellmann, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 49)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Gallagher, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Allison M. Fergus, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Matthew O. Walsh, Exec. VP of Global Corp. Devel. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Christopher F. Liucci, Chief Accounting Officer and Global Controller (Age 50)

Who are Genesee & Wyoming's major shareholders?

Genesee & Wyoming's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.78%), FMR LLC (6.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.76%), Rare Infrastructure Ltd (1.82%), Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (1.42%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.06%). 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 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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Jennison Associates LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. 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 FMR LLC, Norges Bank, Rare Infrastructure Ltd, Gotham Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Nuveen Asset 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 $85.86.

How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $4.88 billion and generates $2.35 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $244.42 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.85 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:  395 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  323 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  718
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 3/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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