Last $60.10 USD
Change Today +0.23 / 0.38%
Volume 81.9K
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g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Snapshot

Open
$59.86
Previous Close
$59.87
Day High
$60.52
Day Low
$59.23
52 Week High
10/22/14 - $60.52
52 Week Low
05/1/14 - $46.55
Market Cap
1.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
150.9K
EPS TTM
$2.80
Shares Outstanding
19.9M
EX-Date
09/9/14
P/E TM
21.4x
Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
11.85%
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g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Details

G&K Services, Inc. provides branded uniform and facility services programs in the United States, Canada, and the Dominican Republic. The company’s facility services programs comprise floor mat offerings, including traction control, logo, message, scraper, and anti-fatigue; towel products, such as shop, kitchen, bar, bath, dish, continuous roll, and microfiber; dust, microfiber, and wet mops; fender covers; linen items; and restroom hygiene products. It also manufactures work apparel garments that are used to support garment rental and direct purchase programs. The company serves customers in various industries comprising automotive, warehousing, distribution, transportation, energy, manufacturing, food processing, pharmaceutical, retail, restaurants, hospitality, government, healthcare, and others. G&K Services, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

7,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/21/14
Founded in 1902

g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $667.3K
Senior Vice President of US Field
Total Annual Compensation: $420.6K
Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate...
Total Annual Compensation: $309.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Key Developments

G&K Services Inc. Announces Executive Changes

G&K Services Inc. announced that Douglas A. Milroy, the company's Chief Executive Officer, has also been appointed Chairman of its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Milroy has served as a member of the Board since 2009. Mr. Milroy will succeed M. Lenny Pippin, who has served as Chairman since 2009. Mr. Pippin will become the Board's independent Lead Director. In addition to these changes, the Board also appointed Ernest J. Mrozek to the Board's Governance Committee. Mr. Mrozek has served on G&K's Board since 2005 and is also a member of the Audit Committee.

G&K Services Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on September 26, 2014

G&K Services Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share, an increase of 15% from its previous quarterly dividend rate of $0.27 per share. The dividend will be payable on September 26, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 11, 2014.

GandK Services Announces Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2014

GandK Services announced earnings results for the fourth quarter of 2014. For the period, the company declared revenue of USD 229.7 million, up 4.7% from USD 219.4 million a year ago. The company reported an adjusted operating income from continuing operations of USD 26 million, an increase of 13% compared to the previous year. GandK Services attributed the gains to productivity improvements in its rental operations and increased operating leverage from revenue growth.

 

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