Last $104.71 USD
Change Today +1.32 / 1.28%
Volume 430.3K
GWR On Other Exchanges
New York
As of 8:04 PM 03/5/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

genesee & wyoming inc-cl a (GWR) Snapshot

Previous Close
Day High
Day Low
52 Week High
07/1/14 - $106.02
52 Week Low
01/14/15 - $80.61
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
Shares Outstanding
Dividend Yield
Current Stock Chart for GENESEE & WYOMING INC-CL A (GWR)

genesee & wyoming inc-cl a (GWR) Related Businessweek News

View More BusinessWeek News

genesee & wyoming inc-cl a (GWR) Details

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns and operates short line and regional freight railroads, and provides railcar switching and other rail-related services. It operates in two segments, North American & European Operations and Australian Operations. The company transport various commodities, including agricultural products, chemicals and plastics, metals, metallic ores, coal and coke, minerals and stones, pulp and paper, intermodal commodities, petroleum products, food and kindred products, autos and auto parts, wastes, and other commodities. It owns or leases 116 freight railroads, including 103 short line railroads and 2 regional freight railroads located in the United States, 8 short line railroads located in Canada, 1 railroad located in Australia, and 1 railroad located in the Netherlands and Belgium, with a total of approximately 14,200 miles of track. The company also operates 1 longer-haul 1,400-mile railroad, which links the Port of Darwin to the Australian interstate rail network in South Australia; and approximately 3,300 additional miles of track that is owned or leased by others. It also provides industrial and port terminal switching, and contract coal loading services; car hire, rental, and repair services; demurrage and storage services; crewing and track access services; and railroad engineering, construction, maintenance, and repair services for short line and regional railroads, public-transit agencies, and industrial customers. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Darien, Connecticut.

5,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1899

genesee & wyoming inc-cl a (GWR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $824.0K
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $440.4K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $391.4K
General Counsel and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $360.5K
Senior Vice President of Corporate Developmen...
Total Annual Compensation: $360.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

genesee & wyoming inc-cl a (GWR) Key Developments

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Plans to Amend to its Existing Credit Facility, with Approximately $650 Million from the Issuance of New Term Loans

Arcapita Group Holdings Limited has agreed to sell its stake in Freightliner Group Limited to Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWI). The transaction includes cash consideration of approximately GBP 490 million and to assume approximately GBP 8.5 million in net debt and capitalized leases. As part of the transaction, GWI plans to finance the acquisition through an amendment to its existing credit facility, with approximately $650 million from the issuance of new term loans and the remainder from funds drawn on its existing revolver.

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Presents at Raymond James & Associates 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference, Mar-03-2015 11:00 AM

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Presents at Raymond James & Associates 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference, Mar-03-2015 11:00 AM. Venue: JW Marriott Grande Lakes, 4040 Central Florida Parkway, Orlando, FL 32837, United States. Speakers: Timothy J. Gallagher, Chief Financial Officer.

Genesee & Wyoming Seeks Acqusitions

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) is seeking acquisitions. Jack Hellmann, President and Chief Executive Officer, Genesee & Wyoming, said "In North America, we will continue to execute on our long-term plan of commercial growth across our coast-to-coast rail footprint, as well as acquisition growth from further consolidation of the short line industry." Genesee & Wyoming also has an outlook for potential bolt-on acquisitions now that have the foundation built in Europe.


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
GWR:US $104.71 USD +1.32

GWR Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
No competitor information is available for GWR.
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation GWR Industry Range
Price/Earnings 22.6x
Price/Sales 3.5x
Price/Book 2.4x
Price/Cash Flow 13.4x
TEV/Sales 2.4x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact GENESEE & WYOMING INC-CL A, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at