About Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE:GWR)
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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Trailing P/E Ratio28.26
Forward P/E Ratio21.46
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$2.21 billion
Price / Sales2.27
Cash Flow$6.9410 per share
Price / Cash11.87
Book Value$62.19 per share
Price / Book1.32
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.91
Net Income$549.05 million
Return on Equity5.29%
Return on Assets2.40%
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 Tuesday, May, 1st. The transportation company reported $0.70 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.03. The transportation company earned $547.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $572.60 million. Genesee & Wyoming had a net margin of 26.41% and a return on equity of 5.29%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.53 EPS. View Genesee & Wyoming's Earnings History.
When is Genesee & Wyoming's next earnings date?
What guidance has Genesee & Wyoming issued on next quarter's earnings?
Genesee & Wyoming updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.85-0.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.96. The company issued revenue guidance of $580-600 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $593.80 million.Genesee & Wyoming also updated its FY18 guidance to $3.80-3.95 EPS.
What price target have analysts set for GWR?
9 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Genesee & Wyoming's shares. Their predictions range from $75.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Genesee & Wyoming's stock price to reach $82.00 in the next year. 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?
News headlines about GWR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Genesee & Wyoming earned a coverage optimism score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 47.46 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Genesee & Wyoming's major shareholders?
Genesee & Wyoming's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.11%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.51%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (2.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (1.87%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.50%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.47%). 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 Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and King Luther Capital Management Corp. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT and Russell Investments Group 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 $82.39.
How big of a company is Genesee & Wyoming?
Genesee & Wyoming has a market capitalization of $4.98 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.
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