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Genesco Ranks the Highest in Terms of Free Cash Flow Per Share in the Apparel Retail Industry (GCO, DSW, BKE)

Published on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 10:21
By Robert Cotter

Below are the three companies in the Apparel Retail industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Genesco (NYSE:GCO) is highest with FCF per share of $4.11. Genesco Inc. retails branded footwear, licensed and branded headwear, and wholesales branded footwear. The Company operates stores throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada.

There is potential upside of 19.2% for shares of Genesco based on a current price of $60.31 and an average consensus analyst price target of $71.88. The stock should find resistance at its 200-day moving average (MA) of $61.30, as well as support at its 50-day MA of $59.88.

Following is DSW (NYSE:DSW) with FCF per share of $3.96.

Finishing up the top three is Buckle (NYSE:BKE), with FCF per share of $3.68.

By Robert Cotter