Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (GBX) EVP Sells $287,155.00 in Stock

Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GBX) EVP Alejandro Centurion sold 5,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.21, for a total value of $287,155.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 19,593 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,022,950.53. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (NYSE:GBX) opened at $52.10 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.19, a current ratio of 3.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.47. The company has a market capitalization of $1,485.01, a P/E ratio of 13.82, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.38 and a beta of 1.99. Greenbrier Companies, Inc. has a twelve month low of $30.30 and a twelve month high of $52.75.

Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GBX) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The transportation company reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.23. The firm had revenue of $611.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $647.98 million. Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) had a return on equity of 10.75% and a net margin of 5.35%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.06 EPS. equities research analysts expect that Greenbrier Companies, Inc. will post 3.97 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 6th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be issued a $0.23 dividend. This is a boost from Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The)’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.77%. Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The)’s dividend payout ratio is 24.04%.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: “Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (GBX) EVP Sells $287,155.00 in Stock” was originally published by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US & international trademark and copyright laws. The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/11/05/greenbrier-companies-inc-the-gbx-evp-sells-287155-00-in-stock.html.

A number of institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of GBX. Stifel Financial Corp acquired a new position in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) in the 1st quarter worth approximately $202,000. Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 3.0% in the 1st quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 235,335 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $10,143,000 after buying an additional 6,891 shares in the last quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 2.3% in the 1st quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 48,487 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $2,090,000 after buying an additional 1,097 shares in the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System raised its holdings in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 2.8% in the 1st quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 83,900 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $3,616,000 after buying an additional 2,300 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc raised its holdings in shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) by 0.4% in the 1st quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 49,648 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $2,139,000 after buying an additional 208 shares in the last quarter.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on GBX shares. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a “buy” rating and set a $60.00 price objective (up previously from $51.00) on shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Zacks Investment Research raised Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $48.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 29th. Cowen and Company reissued a “buy” rating and set a $57.00 price objective on shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) in a research report on Monday, August 28th. KeyCorp reissued a “buy” rating and set a $60.00 price objective on shares of Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Finally, BidaskClub raised Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, August 14th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $53.57.

Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) Company Profile

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of railroad freight car equipment in North America and Europe; a manufacturer and marketer of marine barges in North America; a provider of wheel services, parts, leasing and other services to the railroad and related transportation industries in North America, and a provider of railcar repair, refurbishment and retrofitting services in North America through a joint venture partnership.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Greenbrier Companies, Inc. (The) (NYSE:GBX)

What are top analysts saying about Greenbrier Companies Inc. (The)? - Enter your email address in the form below to receive our free daily email newsletter that contains the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for for Greenbrier Companies Inc. (The) and related companies.

Comments

Leave a Reply


share news on Facebook
tweet this investment news
share on linkedin
share on StockTwits
share on Google Plus
share on reddit