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

January 23, 2018 - By Louis Casey

 $0.75 EPS Expected for Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWR)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.99 in 2017Q2. It is positive, 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.
Loomis Sayles & Communications Limited Partnership has invested 0.06% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). The Texas-based Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas has invested 0% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Northwestern Mutual Wealth invested 0% of its portfolio in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Wedge Cap Mngmt L Limited Partnership Nc holds 425,736 shares. Villere St Denis J & Ltd Liability Corp invested 4.06% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). J Goldman Lp reported 209,398 shares. Croft owns 12,518 shares. Glenmede Tru Na accumulated 76 shares. 154,100 were accumulated by State Common Retirement Fund. Federated Pa has 0.01% invested in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) for 30,399 shares. Highbridge Capital Mngmt Ltd Llc holds 0.04% or 37,087 shares. First Wilshire Securities Mngmt Inc has 0.07% invested in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) for 3,150 shares. 230,090 are held by Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc. Thomson Horstmann And Bryant has invested 0.11% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR). Lord Abbett Co Ltd Liability Company reported 0.18% in Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR).

Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 insider sales for $2.06 million activity. 2,546 shares were sold by Fergus Allison M, worth $168,443 on Monday, August 28. The insider Brown David A sold $275,086. Another trade for 5,073 shares valued at $339,079 was sold by Gallagher Timothy J. On Friday, August 25 HELLMANN JOHN C sold $926,918 worth of Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) or 13,947 shares. Shares for $255,250 were sold by Walsh Matthew O..

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 27.19 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 0.31% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $81.58. About 231,239 shares traded. Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) has risen 13.88% since January 23, 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 40 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, April 12 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. Cowen & Co maintained Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) on Monday, July 10 with “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research on Monday, November 2 to “Outperform”. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, July 6. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, September 11 by Bank of America. J.P. Morgan initiated the shares of GWR in report on Tuesday, January 9 with “Buy” rating. As per Thursday, February 9, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. As per Monday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, October 31. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, October 12.

Genesee & Wyoming Inc. owns and leases freight railroads. The company has market cap of $5.09 billion. It operates through three divisions: North American Operations, Australian Operations, and U.K./European Operations. It has a 38.34 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 important recent Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Genesee & Wyoming Announces Q4 2017 Financial Release Conference Call and Webcast” on January 11, 2018, also Businesswire.com published article titled: “Genesee & Wyoming Reports Traffic for December 2017”, Benzinga.com published: “Genesee & Wyoming: Back On Track To Being Best In Class” on January 09, 2018. More interesting news about Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (NYSE:GWR) was released by: Marketwatch.com and their article: “Genesee & Wyoming Q4 total carloads rise despite decline in North America” with publication date: January 19, 2018.

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