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Last $90.47 USD
Change Today -1.94 / -2.10%
Volume 1.2M
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genuine parts co (GPC) Details

Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and the Caribbean region. It distributes automotive replacement parts for imported vehicles, trucks, SUVs, buses, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, farm vehicles, small engines, farm equipment, and heavy duty equipment; and accessory items used in the automotive aftermarket, including repair shops, service stations, fleet operators, automobile and truck dealers, leasing companies, bus and truck lines, mass merchandisers, farms, industrial concerns, and individuals through 60 NAPA automotive parts distribution centers and 1,100 NAPA AUTO PARTS stores. The company also distributes industrial replacement parts and related supplies, such as bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission products, industrial automation products, hoses, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial supplies, and material handling products primarily for food and beverage, forest products, primary metal, pulp and paper, mining, automotive, oil and gas, petrochemical, and pharmaceutical industries through 523 branches, 15 distribution centers, and 39 service centers. In addition, it distributes office furniture, technology products, general office and school supplies, cleaning and janitorial supplies, break room supplies, safety and security items, healthcare products, and disposable food service products to business product resellers through 44 distribution centers. Further, the company distributes wire and cables, insulating and conductive materials, assembly tools, test equipment, custom fabricated parts, and custom coated materials to original equipment manufacturers, motor repair shops, specialty wire and cable users, and various industrial assembly markets. Genuine Parts Company was founded in 1928 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

39,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/15
Founded in 1928

genuine parts co (GPC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
President, Director, Member of Executive Comm...
Total Annual Compensation: $612.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $430.0K
Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Total Annual Compensation: $287.5K
Director, Chairman of NAPA Canada/UAP Inc and...
Total Annual Compensation: $67.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

genuine parts co (GPC) Key Developments

Genuine Parts Eyes Metcash Auto Division

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) announced that it will have a close look at automotive division of Metcash Limited (ASX:MTS) as a potential acquisition as it seeks further expansion in a rapidly consolidating sector.

Genuine Parts Company Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on July 1, 2015

Genuine Parts Company announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of sixty-one and one-half cents ($0.615) per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend is payable July 1, 2015 to shareholders of record June 5, 2015.

Genuine Parts Company Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for 2015

Genuine Parts Company announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, net sales were $3,736,051,000 against $3,624,897,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $251,381,000 against $243,972,000 a year ago. Net income was $161,010,000 against $157,484,000 a year ago. Basic and diluted net income per common share was $1.05 against $1.02 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $16,427,000 against $18,387,000 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $122,512,000 against $59,779,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was $16,427,000 against $18,387,000 a year ago. Operating profit increased 3% in the first quarter of 2015. Company's 3% sales increase in the first quarter was driven by a combination of solid sales on both commercial wholesale side of the business and on retail side of the business. The company continues to expect net interest expense of approximately $22 million to $24 million for the full year. The company estimates $40 million to $42 million in total amortization expense for the full year. The company continues to expect corporate expense to be in the $85 million to $95 million range for the full year. For the full year, now expect tax rate to trend in the 36.7% to 37.0% range. The company continues to generate solid cash flows and well-positioned for the balance of 2015. For the full year, company expects cash from operations to be in the $800 million to $850 million range, and free cash flow, which deducts capital expenditures and dividends, to be in the $350 million range. Company expects expenditures to increase as the year progresses, and continue to look for CapEx spending to be in the range of $125 million to $145 million for the full year. Its guidance remains for EPS to come in between $4.70 and $4.80, and as a reminder, this includes approximately $0.15 per share impact from unfavorable exchange rates and the related increase in overall tax rate.


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