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Genesco is a specialty retailer that sells footwear, headwear, sports apparel and accessories in different countries principally under the names Journeys, Journeys Kidz, Shi by Journeys, Underground by Journeys, Schuh, Lids, Locker Room by Lids, Johnston & Murphy. In addition, the company sells wholesale footwear under its Johnston & Murphy brand, the licensed Dockers brand, SureGrip, and other brands, and operates the Lids Team Sports team dealer business.
TypePublic
Founded1924
HQFranklin, TN, US
Websitegenesco.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)22,050(+282%)
Job Openings17
Revenue (FY, 2021)$1.8 B(-18%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)$47(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Genesco

Robert Dennis

Robert Dennis

Chairman, President & CEO
Brently G. Baxter

Brently G. Baxter

Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
Scott E. Becker

Scott E. Becker

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Danny Ewoldsen

Danny Ewoldsen

Senior Vice President, President of Johnston & Murphy Group
Matthew N. Johnson

Matthew N. Johnson

Vice President, Treasurer
Thomas A. George

Thomas A. George

Senior Vice President – Finance, Interim Chief Financial Officer
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Genesco Office Locations

Genesco has offices in Franklin, Fayetteville and Nashville
Franklin, TN, US (HQ)
1415 Murfreesboro Rd
Fayetteville, TN, US
1501 Winchester Hwy
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Genesco Financials and Metrics

Genesco Revenue

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Genesco's revenue was reported to be $1.79 b in FY, 2021
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Revenue (FY, 2021)

1.8b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

804.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

45%

Net income (FY, 2021)

(56.4m)

EBIT (FY, 2021)

(107.2m)

Market capitalization (7-Apr-2021)

702.5m

Closing stock price (7-Apr-2021)

47.0

Cash (30-Jan-2021)

215.1m

EV

1.2b
Genesco's current market capitalization is $702.5 m.
USDQ2, 2012

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Genesco Operating Metrics

Genesco's Backlog was reported to be $34.9m in FY, 2017. Genesco's Stores was reported to be 2.8 k in Q1, 2018.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Backlog

$56.3 m$32.8 m$34.9 m

Stores

2.82 k2.81 k2.8 k2.82 k2.85 k2.83 k2.81 k2.81 k2.79 k2.76 k
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Genesco Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
schuhJune 23, 2011£100 m

Genesco Revenue Breakdown

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Genesco revenue breakdown by business segment: 29.5% from Lids Sports Group, 10.1% from Johnston & Murphy Group, 43.6% from Journeys Group , 13.0% from Schuh Group and 3.8% from Other

Genesco Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Genesco Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Genesco Online and Social Media Presence

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Genesco Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    D+

    62/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    67/100

  • Diversity

    F

    47/100

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Genesco News and Updates

Genesco Inc. Reports Fiscal 2021 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Summary Net sales decreased 6% from last year to $637 million with stores open about 90% of days Comparable sales increased 1% Highlighted by strong 55% e-commerce comp growth Journeys achieves record...

Genesco stock soars after preliminary fourth-quarter report shows strong full-price sales at Journeys retailer

Genesco Inc. stock soared 10.6% in Monday trading after the retailer gave a preliminary fourth-quarter report that shows the company's Journeys banner had strong full-price sales during the period. Journeys sells brands including VF Corp.'s Vans brand, Ugg, a Deckers Outdoor Corp. label, and Birk…

Genesco Inc. Reports Fiscal 2021 Third Quarter Results

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Summary Net sales decreased 11% from last year to $479 million with stores open 95% of days Highlighted by strong 62% e-commerce comp growth Inventory down 22% GAAP EPS from continuing operations was $0.52...

Genesco Inc. Reports Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter Results

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Summary Net sales decreased 20% from last year to $391 million with stores open about 70% of days Robust 144% e-commerce growth Generated $74 million of operating cash flow Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) today...

Genesco Inc. Names President And CEO Mimi E. Vaughn To The Additional Role As Board Chair

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) announced today that Mimi E. Vaughn, 54, the Company's president and chief executive officer, has been named to the additional position of chair of the board of directors, effective July 1, 2020. Vaughn will succeed...

Genesco Inc. Reports Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Results

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Summary Net sales decreased 44% to $279 million with stores closed starting in mid-March GAAP EPS from continuing operations was ($9.54) vs. $0.36 last year Non-GAAP EPS from continuing operations was...
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Genesco Blogs

Genesco Confirms Receipt Of Director Nominations From Legion Partners

- Footwear-focused strategy has driven strong performance before, during and coming out of the pandemic - Recent momentum exhibited by sequential improvement in every quarter since Q1 fiscal 2021 and one-year stock appreciation of over 150% - Highly engaged, independent Board committed to ongoing

Genesco Inc. To Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results And Hold Conference Call On March 11, 2021

Genesco Inc. To Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results And Hold Conference Call On March 11, 2021 Content Import Thu, 02/25/2021 - 16:17 Genesco Inc. To Report Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results And Hold Conference Call On March 11, 2021 02/25/21 This relea…

Genesco Inc. To Present At 2021 ICR Conference On January 11, 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) today announced that its management team will present at the 2021 ICR Conference on Monday, January 11, 2021 . A webcast of the virtual fireside chat presentation is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m.

Genesco Announces Appointment Of Interim Chief Financial Officer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) today announced that Thomas A. George is joining the company as senior vice president-finance and interim chief financial officer, effective December 14, 2020 . He succeeds Melvin G.

Genesco Inc. to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results and Hold Conference Call on December 4, 2020

Genesco Inc. to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results and Hold Conference Call on December 4, 2020 Content Import Thu, 11/19/2020 - 17:18 Genesco Inc. to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results and Hold Conference Call on December 4, 2020 11/19/20 This rel…

Genesco Announces Departure Of Chief Financial Officer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. , Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesco Inc. (NYSE: GCO) today announced that Melvin G. Tucker , senior vice president and chief financial officer, has resigned his position, effective November 27, 2020 , in order to pursue an opportunity outside of the Company, and will assist in
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Genesco Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Genesco founded?

    Genesco was founded in 1924.

  • Who are Genesco key executives?

    Genesco's key executives are Robert Dennis, Brently G. Baxter and Scott E. Becker.

  • How many employees does Genesco have?

    Genesco has 22,050 employees.

  • What is Genesco revenue?

    Latest Genesco annual revenue is $1.8 b.

  • What is Genesco revenue per employee?

    Latest Genesco revenue per employee is $81 k.

  • Who are Genesco competitors?

    Competitors of Genesco include Scotch and Soda, Academy Sports + Outdoors and Bass Pro Shops.

  • Where is Genesco headquarters?

    Genesco headquarters is located at 1415 Murfreesboro Rd, Franklin.

  • Where are Genesco offices?

    Genesco has offices in Franklin, Fayetteville and Nashville.

  • How many offices does Genesco have?

    Genesco has 3 offices.