Genesco Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1924

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 18,000


  • Stock Symbol
  • GCO

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Share Price
  • $23.70
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Genesco General Information


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 is comprised of the Schuh retail footwear chain and e-commerce operations. The Johnston & Murphy Group is comprised of Johnston & Murphy retail operations, e-commerce operations, and catalog and wholesale distribution of products under the Johnston & Murphy and Genesco Brands Group. Licensed Brands, comprised of Dockers Footwear, under a license from Levi Strauss & Company.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
General Shoe Company, Jarman Shoe Company
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Specialty Retail
Other Industries
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 535 Marriott Drive
  • Nashville, TN 37214
  • United States
+1 (615) 000-0000

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Genesco Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$23.70 $24.44 $22.95 - $37.89 $276M 11.6M 135K -$2.04

Genesco Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 30-Apr-2024 FY 2024 31-Jan-2024 FY 2023 31-Jan-2023 FY 2022 31-Jan-2022
EV 779,069 948,646 1,216,413 1,308,135
Revenue 2,298,889 2,324,624 2,384,888 2,422,084
EBITDA 28,247 35,444 135,811 198,408
Net Income (22,284) (16,827) 71,915 114,850
Total Assets 1,307,417 1,329,890 1,456,426 1,562,099
Total Debt 530,564 522,944 580,429 632,645
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Genesco Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Genesco Comparisons

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Genesco Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Zumiez Formerly PE-Backed Lynnwood, WA 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Caleres Corporation Saint Louis, MO 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Designer Brands Formerly PE-Backed Columbus, OH 00000 00.000 000000000000 00.000
Boot Barn Formerly PE-Backed Irvine, CA 00000 00000 00000000000 00000
Ascena Retail Group Corporation Mahwah, NJ 00000 00.000 0000000000.
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Genesco Patents

Genesco Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-3103602-A1 Chassis system for footwear Pending 18-Dec-2020 0000000000
US-20220192315-A1 Chassis system for footwear Pending 18-Dec-2020 0000000000 00
US-20180160768-A1 Comfort system for footwear Inactive 12-Dec-2016 0000000000 0
US-20110185600-A1 Adjustable footbed assembly for an article of footwear Inactive 25-Jul-2008 00000000 0
CA-2715038-A1 Retrieval device for use with a compartment or pocket Inactive 14-Mar-2008 A45C7/0077
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Genesco Executive Team (20)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mimi Vaughn Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Andrew Gray President & Senior Vice President
Thomas George Senior Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Brently Baxter Chief Accounting Officer & Vice President
Kevin Blanchard Chief Information Officer
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Genesco Board Members (16)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Genesco Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Genesco Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Togast 01-Jan-2020 0000000000 000.00 Distributors/Wholesale 000000 00
Little Burgundy 03-Nov-2015 0000000000 000.00 Specialty Retail 000000 00
JAS Sports 19-Jul-2012 0000000000 Specialty Retail 000 00000
Schuh 23-Jun-2011 0000000000 00000 Holding Companies 000000 00
SureGrip Footwear 01-Aug-2010 Merger/Acquisition Footwear
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Genesco Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Little Burgundy Specialty Retail Montreal, Canada 2008
Flagg Brothers of Puerto Rico Footwear Nashville, TN 0000
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Genesco ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated November, 01, 2023

16.24 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability












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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

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Genesco Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
SureGrip Footwear 01-Aug-2010 000000000000000000 Completed
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Lids (Indiana) 01-Apr-2004 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
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Genesco FAQs

  • When was Genesco founded?

    Genesco was founded in 1924.

  • Who is the CEO of Genesco?

    Mimi Vaughn is the CEO of Genesco.

  • Where is Genesco headquartered?

    Genesco is headquartered in Nashville, TN.

  • What is the size of Genesco?

    Genesco has 18,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Genesco in?

    Genesco’s primary industry is Specialty Retail.

  • Is Genesco a private or public company?

    Genesco is a Public company.

  • What is Genesco’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Genesco is GCO.

  • What is the current stock price of Genesco?

    As of 18-Jun-2024 the stock price of Genesco is $23.70.

  • What is the current market cap of Genesco?

    The current market capitalization of Genesco is $276M.

  • What is Genesco’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Genesco is $2.3B.

  • Who are Genesco’s competitors?

    Zumiez, Caleres, Designer Brands, Boot Barn, and Ascena Retail Group are some of the 11 competitors of Genesco.

  • What is Genesco’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Genesco’s EPS for 12 months was -$2.04.

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