GCO Stock Overview
Genesco Inc. operates as a retailer and wholesaler of footwear, apparel, and accessories.
No risks detected for GCO from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$61.57|
|52 Week High||US$73.72|
|52 Week Low||US$48.54|
|1 Month Change||22.80%|
|3 Month Change||5.10%|
|1 Year Change||1.45%|
|3 Year Change||88.12%|
|5 Year Change||130.17%|
|Change since IPO||734.85%|
Recent News & Updates
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|GCO||US Specialty Retail||US Market|
Return vs Industry: GCO exceeded the US Specialty Retail industry which returned -34% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GCO exceeded the US Market which returned -13.5% over the past year.
|GCO Average Weekly Movement||7.5%|
|Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement||8.9%|
|Market Average Movement||7.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||17.0%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: GCO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GCO's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Genesco Inc. operates as a retailer and wholesaler of footwear, apparel, and accessories. The company operates through four segments: Journeys Group, Schuh Group, Johnston & Murphy Group, and Licensed Brands. The Journeys Group segment offers footwear and accessories through the Journeys, Journeys Kidz, and Little Burgundy retail chains, as well as through e-commerce and catalogs for young men, women, and children.
Genesco Fundamentals Summary
|GCO fundamental statistics|
Is GCO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GCO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.23b|
Last Reported Earnings
Apr 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||8.09|
|Net Profit Margin||4.62%|
How did GCO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is GCO undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 1/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for GCO?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is GCO's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does GCO's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|GCO PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch
CHS Chico's FAS
PLCE Children's Place
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: GCO is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7.6x) compared to the peer average (5.8x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does GCO's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Specialty Retail Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: GCO is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7.6x) compared to the US Specialty Retail industry average (6.3x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is GCO's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||7.6x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GCO's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of GCO when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: GCO ($61.57) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($29.78)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GCO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price and analysts are within a statistically confident range of agreement.
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How is Genesco forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if GCO's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if GCO's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if GCO's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: GCO's revenue (3.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GCO's revenue (3.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GCO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.2%).
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How has Genesco performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GCO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GCO's current net profit margins (4.6%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GCO's earnings have grown by 6.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GCO's earnings growth over the past year (29.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (6.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GCO earnings growth over the past year (29.2%) underperformed the Specialty Retail industry 30.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GCO's Return on Equity (18.5%) is considered low.
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How is Genesco's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GCO's short term assets ($725.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($464.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: GCO's short term assets ($725.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($483.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GCO has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: GCO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 15.2% to 2.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GCO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (704.3%).
Interest Coverage: GCO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (69.1x coverage).
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What is Genesco current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GCO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GCO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GCO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GCO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GCO has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mimi Vaughn (55 yo)
Ms. Mimi Eckel Vaughn has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Genesco Inc. since February 02, 2020 and served as its Interim Chief Financial Officer since November 27, 2020 until December 14, 202...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mimi's total compensation ($USD8.77M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.93M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mimi's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: GCO's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: GCO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Genesco Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Genesco Inc.
- Ticker: GCO
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: US$845.281m
- Shares outstanding: 13.73m
- Website: https://genesco.com
Number of Employees
- Genesco Inc.
- Genesco Park
- 1415 Murfreesboro Pike
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/10 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/10 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.