Owners of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 54 cents per share. At a price of $72.35 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%. The average volume for Genuine Parts Company has been 732,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Genuine Parts Company has a market cap of $11.0 billion and is part of the wholesale industry. Shares are up 13.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. 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. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.15. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Genuine Parts Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Genuine Parts Company as a buy. 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 Genuine Parts Company Ratings Report now.