Genesco Inc. (GCO) Soars 3.75% on February 24

Equities Staff  |

Genesco Inc. (GCO) had a good day on the market for Wednesday February 24 as shares jumped 3.75% to close at $48.71. About 184,529 shares traded hands on 2,537 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 14.99 million. After opening the trading day at $47.43, shares of Genesco Inc. stayed within a range of $49.16 to $47.43.

With today's gains, Genesco Inc. now has a market cap of $730.26 million. Shares of Genesco Inc. have been trading within a range of $47.71 and $5.52 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Genesco Inc sells footwear, headwear, sports apparel, and accessories. The company has four reportable segments namely Journeys Group, derives maximum revenue which comprised of Journeys, Journeys Kidz and Little Burgundy retail footwear chains, e-commerce operations, and catalog. Its Schuh Group, comprised of the Schuh retail footwear chain and e-commerce operations. The Johnston & Murphy Group, comprised of Johnston & Murphy retail operations, e-commerce operations and catalog and wholesale distribution of products under the Johnston & Murphy and H.S. Trask brands. Licensed Brands, comprised of Dockers Footwear, under a license from Levi Strauss & Company.

Genesco Inc. is based out of Nashville, TN and has some 22,050 employees. Its CEO is Mimi Eckel Vaughn.

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Genesco Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000. The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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