Last $71.67 USD
Change Today +0.79 / 1.11%
Volume 119.6K
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g & k services inc -cl a (GK) Snapshot

Open
$71.23
Previous Close
$70.88
Day High
$72.54
Day Low
$70.91
52 Week High
12/26/14 - $72.54
52 Week Low
05/1/14 - $46.55
Market Cap
1.4B
Average Volume 10 Days
123.5K
EPS TTM
$2.91
Shares Outstanding
19.9M
EX-Date
12/1/14
P/E TM
24.6x
Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
9.99%
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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

Lee J. Schram Joins G&K Services' Board of Directors

G&K Services Inc. announced that Lee J. Schram, Chief Executive Officer of Deluxe Corporation, has been appointed to the company's board of directors, effective November 5, 2014. He will fill the vacant directorship created by the departure of J. Patrick Doyle, who resigned from the board effective November 5, 2014. Mr. Schram will also serve on the Audit Committee of G&K's board.

G&K Services, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on December 19, 2014

G&K Services Inc. announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.31 per share. The dividend will be payable on December 19, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 3, 2014.

G&K Services Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended September 27, 2014; Revised Earnings Guidance for Fiscal 2015

G&K Services Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended September 27, 2014. For the period, the company reported Rental and direct sale revenue of $230,242,000 against $220,223,000 a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $26,850,000 against $23,569,000 a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $25,055,000 or $0.81 per diluted share against $21,988,000 or $0.68 per diluted share a year ago. Net income from continuing operations was $16,368,000 or $0.81 per diluted share against $13,610,000 or $0.69 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $21,783,000 against $1,454,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $12,498,000 against $6,390,000 a year ago. Adjusted income from continuing operations was $26,850,000 against $22,983,000 a year ago. Annualized adjusted income from continuing operations after tax were $66,052,000 against $56,540,000 a year ago. Return on invested capital was 10.8% against 9.0% a year ago. The company continues to expect fiscal 2015 revenue in a range of $930 million to $950 million. Based on first quarter results, the company now expects full-year earnings per diluted share between $3.15 and $3.30, up from the previously announced range of $3.10 to $3.25.

 

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