Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 15185.59. It is in the Specialty Retail, Other industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 22.16, a forward P/E of 20.08 and EPS of 4.63. At a stock price of 102.38 (-0.25%) it has a dividend yield of 2.56%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 9.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 0.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 8.03% and more long-term 4.20% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -0.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -1.00%.
For performance, Genuine Parts Company the past week has seen a gain of 3.91%. For the last month performance for Genuine Parts Company is 5.37%. While the last quarter is 6.17% and half year, 24.87%. Finally for the year, performance is 19.43%.
The 52-week high for Genuine Parts Company, is at -3.39%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 35.70%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.79% and 11.87% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.31%, and for the month it is 1.55%. Genuine Parts Company, has a target price of 98.2.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.08, and for total debt/equity Genuine Parts Company has 0.24. The gross margin is 29.80%, while operating margin is 7.30%, the profit margin is 4.60%. The current ratio is 1.3 and the quick ratio is 0.6.
Insider ownership is at 0.60%, with instituitional ownership at 74.70%. Genuine Parts Company has a payout ratio of 40.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 147.95. The shares float is 145.37, with the float short at 2.75%, with short ratio coming to 6.16.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Genuine Parts Company, get 8.40%, with its returns on investment at 18.50%. Return on equity is 21.90%. So will the investors see the target price of 98.2, reached soon?
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