Genuine Parts Company (GPC) managed to stay afloat and traded higher with an addition of 0.08 point or 0.09% at $94.04. The money flow data is a negative $(-0.74) million with $0.07 million in upticks and $0.81 million in downticks. The intraday up/down ratio came in at 0.08. The shares has seen 0.89% change for the week in its share price.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 1 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, Investors should also note that 5 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. 1 Stock Research experts are recommending to Sell based on the growth. Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) rose 0.33% or 0.31 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $94.4 the stock was seen hitting $94.73 as a peak level and $93.89 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $94.27. The daily volume was measured at 410,968 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $105.97 and the 52-week low is $86.61. The company has a market cap of $13,988 million.
Genuine Parts Company has a Price to Earnings ratio of 21.28 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 4.53. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Genuine Parts Company has a price to cash ratio of 17.4. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 4.48% and Return on Equity of the stock is 21.09%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Genuine Parts Company will release next earnings on Apr 18, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $1.05. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $98.71. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $4.75. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $4.8. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Genuine Parts Company has a Dividend Yield of 2.87% with an Annual Dividend of $2.7. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.57 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.05.
GENUINE PARTS COMPANY is a distributor of automotive replacement parts in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The Company also distributes industrial replacement parts in the U.S. and in Canada through its Motion Industries subsidiary. S. P. Richards Company, the Office Products Group, distributes product nationwide in the U.S. and in Canada. The Electrical/Electronic Group, EIS, Inc., distributes electrical and electronic components throughout the U.S. and in Canada and Mexico.