$0.75 EPS Expected for Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWR)

January 17, 2018 - By Kurt Siggers

 $0.75 EPS Expected for Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWR)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.08, from 0.99 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 27 investors sold Genesee & Wyoming Inc. shares while 82 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 80 raised stakes. 58.92 million shares or 1.22% more from 58.21 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Renaissance Techs Ltd Liability holds 51,350 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Rmb Capital Mgmt Limited Liability has invested 0.62% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Utah Retirement holds 0.02% or 11,100 shares. Amp Cap Investors invested in 51,708 shares or 0.02% of the stock. First Advisors Lp has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Bbva Compass Bank & Trust stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Wedge Capital Mngmt L Limited Partnership Nc has 425,736 shares. Credit Suisse Ag holds 0% or 57,446 shares. Granahan Invest Mgmt Ma invested 0.54% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Villere St Denis J Ltd Co reported 4.06% stake. Spectrum Management Gp Inc invested 0% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Lazard Asset Management Lc invested in 0.35% or 2.35 million shares. Whittier Tru Of Nevada accumulated 1,030 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Invesco reported 0.02% stake. Mutual Of America Management owns 0.06% invested in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) for 49,453 shares.

Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $2.06 million activity. Liucci Christopher F sold 1,401 shares worth $93,755. Walsh Matthew O. also sold $255,250 worth of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) shares. 13,947 shares valued at $926,918 were sold by HELLMANN JOHN C on Friday, August 25. The insider Gallagher Timothy J sold $339,079. Another trade for 4,156 shares valued at $275,086 was sold by Brown David A.

Analysts expect Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) to report $0.75 EPS on February, 14.They anticipate $0.24 EPS change or 24.24 % from last quarter’s $0.99 EPS. GWR’s profit would be $46.79M giving it 27.42 P/E if the $0.75 EPS is correct. After having $0.81 EPS previously, Genesee & Wyoming Inc.’s analysts see -7.41 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.05% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $82.26. About 643,855 shares traded or 85.61% up from the average. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) has risen 13.88% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.82% the S&P500.

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) Ratings Coverage

Among 13 analysts covering Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. had 39 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, September 29 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Monday, July 10 with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Friday, August 11 by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, November 2. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 31 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) rating on Wednesday, September 2. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $85 target. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, April 29 with “Outperform”. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Friday, April 29 by RBC Capital Markets. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, August 4 report. The company was maintained on Friday, October 21 by Cowen & Co.

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns and leases freight railroads. The company has market cap of $5.13 billion. It operates through three divisions: North American Operations, Australian Operations, and U.K./European Operations. It has a 38.66 P/E ratio. The firm transports various commodities, including agricultural products, autos and auto parts, chemicals and plastics, coal and coke, food and kindred products, lumber and forest products, metallic ores, metals, minerals and stone, petroleum products, pulp and paper, waste, and other commodities.

More recent Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Genesee & Wyoming: Back On Track To Being Best In Class” on January 09, 2018. Also Fool.com published the news titled: “The Weather Hit Genesee & Wyoming Inc’s Volumes in the Third Quarter” on October 31, 2017. Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Genesee & Wyoming Announces Q4 2017 Financial Release Conference Call and Webcast” with publication date: January 11, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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