GPS

Genuine Parts engages in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electronic materials. Read more

Paul D. Donahue's photo - Chairman & CEO of GPS

Chairman & CEO

Paul D. Donahue

CEO Approval Rating

96/100

Founded:

1928

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSEGPC

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AutoZone is seen as one of GPS's biggest rivals. AutoZone is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, and was founded in 1979. AutoZone competes in the Automotive, Parts and Services Retail field. AutoZone generates 84% the revenue of GPS.

Advance Auto Parts Inc is seen as one of GPS's top competitors. Advance Auto Parts Inc was founded in 1932, and its headquarters is in Raleigh, North Carolina. Advance Auto Parts Inc operates in the Automotive, Parts and Services Retail industry. Advance Auto Parts Inc has 10,000 fewer employees than GPS.

O’Reilly is one of GPS's top rivals. O’Reilly is a Public company that was founded in Springfield, Missouri in 1957. Like GPS, O’Reilly also works within the Automobile Parts sector. O’Reilly has 27,827 more employees vs. GPS.

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GPS Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$16.9B

GPS's revenue is the ranked 1st among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 4.2B. Over the last four quarters, GPS's revenue has grown by 16.8%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $4.5B; in Q4 2020, it was $4.3B; in Q3 2020, it was $4.4B; in Q2 2020, GPS's revenue was $3.8B.

GPS Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
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AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Inenco Group Pty Ltd.

May 2019

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undisclosed
Inenco Group is a distributor of bearings, shafts, motors, and sealings for the automotive and electrical industries.
Platinum International Group Limited

Oct 2018

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undisclosed
Platinum is a distributor of batteries and lubricant oil products for the automotive and marine markets.
Hydraulic Supply Co.

Sep 2018

Source »
undisclosed
HSC is a distributor of hydraulic motors, pumps, cylinders, fittings, valves, filters, connectors and electronic systems for the fluid power industry.
Tms Motor Spares Ltd

Aug 2018

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undisclosed
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Alliance Automotive Group

Sep 2017

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$2B
Alliance is a distributor of automotive parts and repair services.

These are all the companies that GPS has acquired. GPS has acquired 7 companies and its latest acquisition was Inenco Group Pty Ltd. in May 2019. Inenco Group is a distributor of bearings, shafts, motors, and sealings for the automotive and electrical industries.

GPS Funding History

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GPS Investments

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Inenco is a provider of energy price risk management, procurement and reporting services.
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May 29, 2017
Equity
Jul 01, 2013

These are all the companies that GPS has invested in. GPS has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was Inenco Group Pty Ltd. in May 2019. Inenco Group is a distributor of bearings, shafts, motors, and sealings for the automotive and electrical industries.

GPS News

June 8, 2021Markets Insider

Genuine Parts Company To Present At The Evercore ISI Consumer And Retail Summit

ATLANTA, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today that Paul Don... See more »
April 23, 2021Post Online Media

Genuine Parts Q1 sales $4.5 billion

Genuine Parts Company announced its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021. Sales from co... See more »
April 22, 2021FinanzNachrichten

Genuine Parts Co Announces Rise In Q1 Profit

WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - Genuine Parts Co (GPC) reported a profit for its first quarter that rose from ... See more »
April 22, 2021MarketScreener

Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

(marketscreener.com) ATLANTA, April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company announced today it... See more »
April 22, 2021PYMNTS

Genuine Parts Posts Strong Q1 Sales; Tractor Supply Boosts Outlook

In today's top retail news, Genuine Parts Company reported $4.5 billion in sales from continuing oper... See more »

GPS Press Releases

April 2, 2020centralcharts

Genuine Parts Company Announces Change To Virtual Shareholder Meeting

Genuine Parts Company Announces Change To Virtual Shareholder Meeting PR Newswire ATLANTA, April 1, 2... See more »
January 7, 2020PR Newswire

Genuine Parts Company Announces Sale Of S.P. Richards' Canadian Operations

ATLANTA, Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today that it has c... See more »
July 18, 2019PR Newswire

Genuine Parts Company Reports Sales And Earnings For The Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2019

ATLANTA, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today sales and ea... See more »
February 19, 2019PR Newswire

Genuine Parts Company Marks 63rd Consecutive Year Of Increased Dividends

ATLANTA, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today a 6% increas... See more »
January 22, 2019PR Newswire

Genuine Parts Company Announces 4th Quarter 2018, Earnings Release Date And Conference Call

ATLANTA, Jan. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) plans to release Fourth Quar... See more »
May 17, 2018StreetInsider

Essendant Adopts Stockholder Rights Plan

DEERFIELD, Ill., May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Essendant Inc. (Nasdaq: ESND) today announced that its ... See more »

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GPS Headquarters

2999 Wildwood Parkway

Atlanta, Georgia30339

1-678-934-5000

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GPS Summary

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Genuine Parts engages in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electronic materials. GPS was founded in 1928. GPS's headquarters is located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA 30339. GPS's Chairman &...

CEO

GPS's Chairman & CEO, Paul D. Donahue, currently has an approval rating of 96%. GPS's primary competitors are AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts Inc & O’Reilly.

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Frequently Asked Questions about GPS

  1. When was GPS founded?

    GPS was founded in 1928
  2. Who is GPS's CEO?

    GPS's CEO is Paul D. Donahue
  3. How much revenue does GPS generate?

    GPS generates $16.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does GPS have?

    GPS has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is GPS's headquarters?

    GPS's headquarters is in Atlanta Georgia, USA
  1. How many employees does GPS have?

    GPS has 50,000 employees
  2. What sector does GPS operate in?

    GPS is in Automobile Parts
  3. Who are GPS's competitors?

    GPS's top competitors are AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts Inc, O’Reilly
  4. Who has GPS invested in?

    GPS's has invested in companies such as Inenco