Genuine Parts Company, GPC is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Specialty Retail, Other in the sector of Services. Based in USA, Genuine Parts Company, GPC has a market cap of 14952.05. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, Genuine Parts Company, GPC performance year to date is 19.32%. Today Genuine Parts Company, GPC has gained 1.93%, with a current price of 100.41.
Ownership of the company is 0.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 74.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 54.70%. Return of assets are at 8.40%, with return on investment at 18.50%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Genuine Parts Company, GPC is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.08. While Total debt/equity is 0.24. With a profit margin of 4.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 29.80%, and operating margin of 7.30%. Genuine Parts Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.3, while the quick ratio is 0.6.
For the last year Genuine Parts Company, GPC has seen a EPS growth of 0.50%. A performance for the year of 24.82%. The 52-week high is -4.63%, and the 52-week low is 33.96%. The average volume for Genuine Parts Company, GPC is 642200.
With a target price of 99.33, can Genuine Parts Company, GPC reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Genuine Parts Company, GPC. Genuine Parts Company has a P/E of 21.66 and a forward P/E of 19.64. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 5.16. Genuine Parts Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.98 and 4.63 respectively. For P/cash, Genuine Parts Company has a value of 64.01, while it is 20.3 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 100.41, Genuine Parts Company has a dividend yield of 2.62%. We see a return on equity of 21.90%.
Looking more long-term Genuine Parts Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 4.20%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 8.12% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 0.50% for this year and for the last five years a 9.10% growth has been seen.