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) pushed the Wholesale industry higher today making it today's featured wholesale winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.5%. By the end of trading, Genuine Parts Company rose $1.09 (1.7%) to $63.84 on light volume. Throughout the day, 466,235 shares of Genuine Parts Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 767,300 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $62.37-$63.87 after having opened the day at $62.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $62.75. Other companies within the Wholesale industry that increased today were:
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Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, and Mexico. Genuine Parts Company has a market cap of $9.74 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 2.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Genuine Parts Company a buy, one analyst rates it a sell, and six rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Genuine Parts Company as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins.
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