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Genuine Parts Company Company Profile - Aug 24, 2011 by WrightReports

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Genuine Parts Company is a service organization engaged in the distribution of automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and electrical/electronic materials. The Company has four segments: Automotive Parts Group; Industrial Parts Group; Office Products Group, and Electrical/Electronic Materials Group. During the year ended December 31, 2010, business was conducted throughout the United States, in Canada and in Mexico from approximately 2,000 locations. In March 2010, the Company acquired BC Bearing Engineers Limited and its wholly owned subsidiary, US Bearings & Things, Inc. During the year ended December 31, 2010, the Company also acquired TechCan Services, a full-service asset repair, fabrication and engineering business located in Alberta, Canada.

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   Genuine Parts Company
                                                                                    440 Wheelers Farms Road
                                                                                    Milford, CT 06461 U.S.A.


  COMPANY PROFILE
  Figures in U.S. Dollars

                                  Wright Quality Rating:AAB4                             Key Data

   Genuine Parts Company is a service organization engaged in the distribution of        Ticker:
   automotive replacement parts, industrial replacement parts, office products and       GPC
   electrical/electronic materials. The Company has four segments: Automotive Parts
   Group; Industrial Parts Group; Office Products Group, and Electrical/Electronic       2010 Sales:
   Materials Group. During the year ended December 31, 2010, business was conducted
                                                                                         11,207,589,000
   throughout the United States, in Canada and in Mexico from approximately 2,000
   locations. In March 2010, the Company acquired BC Bearing Engineers Limited and its
   wholly owned subsidiary, US Bearings & Things, Inc. During the year ended December    Major Industry:
   31, 2010, the Company also acquired TechCan Services, a full-service asset repair,    Miscellaneous
   fabrication and engineering business located in Alberta, Canada.
                       Stock Chart                                  Officers          Sub Industry:
                                                          Chairman, President & Chief Wholesalers
                                                                  Executive
                                                              Thomas C. Gallagher     Country:
                                                                                      United States
                                                            Vice Chairman & Chief
                                                               Financial Officer      Currency:
                                                                  Jerry W. Nix
                                                                                      U.S. Dollars

                                                                                         Fiscal Year Ends:
                                                                                         December

                                                                                         Employees
                                                                                         29,500

                                                                                         Exchanges:
                                                                                         NYSE FRA

                                                                                         Share Type:
                                                                                         Common
            Stock Price (8/19/2011): 48.79
               Recent stock performance
                                                                                         Market Capitalization:
                  1 Week       -2.7%
                                                                                         7,648,659,198
                  4 Weeks     -13.4%
                  13 Weeks    -10.3%
                  52 Weeks     13.6%                                                     Total Shares
                                                                                         Outstandin
								
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