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NEW YORK (
) hit a new 52-week high Wednesday as it is currently trading at $76.64, above its previous 52-week high of $76.60 with 155,239 shares traded as of 11:15 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 771,800 shares over the past 30 days.
Genuine Parts has a market cap of $11.73 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 19.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products, and electrical/electronic materials in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Genuine Parts as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full
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