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

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$87.13 +0.53 (+0.61 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 02:38 PM ET)
Previous Close$86.60
Today's Range$86.79 - $87.71
52-Week Range$68.27 - $92.91
Volume4,538 shs
Average Volume429,142 shs
Market Capitalization$4.95 billion
P/E Ratio22.63
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59
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$8.5505 per share
Book Value$63.83 per share

Profitability

Net Income$244.42 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Market Cap$4.95 billion
Next Earnings Date4/30/2019 (Confirmed)
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 earnings results on Wednesday, February, 6th. The transportation company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate 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%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.77 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 Tuesday, April 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Genesee & Wyoming.

What price target have analysts set for GWR?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Genesee & Wyoming's stock. Their predictions range from $69.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Genesee & Wyoming's stock price to reach $86.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Genesee & Wyoming.

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

10 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 and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Genesee & Wyoming.

Has Genesee & Wyoming been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GWR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a news sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), GasLog (GLOG), Metlife (MET), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Twitter (TWTR).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.61%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV (0.01%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and Alpha Windward LLC (0.01%). 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 institutional investors are selling Genesee & Wyoming stock?

GWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Wedbush Securities Inc., Eqis Capital Management Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Alpha Windward LLC, First Manhattan Co. and Huntington National Bank. 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 $87.14.

How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?

Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $4.95 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:  400 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  327 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  727
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 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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