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Generac Holdings GF Value Rank

: 10 (As of Today)
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Generac Holdings has the GF Value Rank of 10.

The GF Value Rank is determined by the price-to-GF-Value (P/GF Value) ratio, a proprietary metric calculated based on historical multiples along with an adjustment factor based on a company's past returns and growth and future estimates of the business' performance.

GuruFocus found that for valuation, we cannot simply give stocks a better GF Value rank simply because they have a lower P/GF Value ratio. Backtesting shows that over the long term, the two worst-performing groups are the most expensive group (with the highest P/GF Value ratio) and the least expensive group (with the lowest P/GF Value ratio).

We can understand why the most expensive group underperforms. We were initially puzzled by the underperformance of the least expensive group, but we realized there is a reason why some stocks are super cheap. If they look too undervalued, it is often because the businesses behind them are poor quality. The market realized this and gave them low valuations. In a way, the market is efficient.

After multiple backtesting analyses, we granted the stocks in third-cheapest percentile the highest GF Value rank, as they have performed the best over a full market cycle. Stock performance is actually not as sensitive to valuation as it is to growth and profitability. On average, the companies in the 20%-50% valuation groups have similar performances. Therefore, we should avoid the most expensive and the least expensive stocks. We can be more tolerant of valuation.

Please click GF Score to see more details on the GF Score's 5 Key Aspects of Analysis.

Competitive Comparison

For the Specialty Industrial Machinery subindustry, Generac Holdings's GF Value Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and GF Value Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


Generac Holdings GF Value Rank Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, Generac Holdings's GF Value Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Generac Holdings's GF Value Rank falls into.

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Generac Holdings Business Description

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S45 W29290 Highway 59, Waukesha, WI, USA, 53189
Generac Power Systems designs and manufactures power generation equipment serving residential, commercial, and industrial markets. It offers standby generators, portable generators, lighting, outdoor power equipment, and a suite of clean energy products. Sales generated in the United States account for the majority of total sales.
Nguyen Nam Tran director S45 W29290 HIGHWAY 59 WAUKESHA WI 53189
Raabe Kyle Andrew officer: EVP Consumer Power S45 W29290 HIGHWAY 59 WAUKESHA WI 53189
Kanuru Rajendra Kumar officer: EVP, GC, Corp. Secretary S45 W29290 HIGHWAY 59 WAUKESHA WI 53189
Pettit Thomas F officer: Chief Operations Officer 5695 MERRY LANE EXCELSIOR MN 55331
Mueller Jeffrey Lee officer: President/GM - Consumer Power GENERAC POWER SYSTEMS, INC. S45 W29290 HWY. 59 WAUKESHA WI 53189
Zarcone Dominick P director C/O LKQ CORPORATION 500 W. MADISON STREET, SUITE 2800 CHICAGO IL 60661
Roedel Kathryn V director 6105 TRENTON LANE NORTH MINNEAPOLIS MN 55442
Wilde Erik officer: EVP - NAM Industrial S45 W29290 HWY 59 C/O GENERAC HOLDINGS, INC. WAUKESHA WI 53189
Forsythe Patrick John officer: Exec Vice President C/O GENERAC HOLDINGS INC. P.O. BOX 8 WAUKESHA WI 53189
Fmr Llc 10 percent owner, other: See Remark 1 245 SUMMER STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Castner Ralph W director ONE CABELA DRIVE SIDNEY NE 69160
Lampereur Andrew director C/O ACTUANT CORP 13000 WEST SILVER SPRING DRIVE BUTLER WI 53007
Adams Todd A. director 4701 WEST GREENFIELD AVENUE MILWAUKEE WI 53214

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