NASDAQ:LKQ - LKQ Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$27.33 -0.01 (-0.04 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.33
Today's Range$27.09 - $27.52
52-Week Range$22.74 - $40.87
Volume2.02 million shs
Average Volume2.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.70 billion
P/E Ratio14.54
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.25
LKQ Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, distributes replacement parts, components, and systems used in the repair and maintenance of vehicles in North America, Europe, and Taiwan. It operates in three segments: North America, Europe, and Specialty. The company distributes bumper covers, automotive body panels, and lights, as well as automotive glass products, such as windshields; salvage products, including mechanical and collision parts comprising engines; transmissions; door assemblies; sheet metal products, such as trunk lids, fenders, and hoods; lights and bumper assemblies; scrap metal and other materials to metals recyclers; and brake pads, discs and sensors, clutches, steering and suspension products, filters, and oil and automotive fluids, as well as electrical products, including spark plugs and batteries. It also operates self service retail operations under the LKQ Pick Your Part name. In addition, the company distributes recreational vehicle appliances and air conditioners, towing hitches, truck bed covers, vehicle protection products, cargo management products, wheels, tires, and suspension products. Further, it designs, manufactures, and markets vehicle equipment and accessories. It primarily serves collision and mechanical repair shops, and new and used car dealerships, as well as retail customers. LKQ Corporation was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motor vehicles & motor vehicle parts & supplies
Sub-IndustryDistributors
SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LKQ
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:LKQX
CUSIP50188920
Phone312-621-1950

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.74 billion
Cash Flow$2.6304 per share
Book Value$13.61 per share

Profitability

Net Income$533.74 million

Miscellaneous

Employees43,000
Market Cap$8.70 billion
Next Earnings Date2/28/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

LKQ (NASDAQ:LKQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is LKQ's stock symbol?

LKQ trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LKQ."

How will LKQ's stock buyback program work?

LKQ declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, October 25th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were LKQ's earnings last quarter?

LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The auto parts company reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56. The auto parts company earned $3.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.12 billion. LKQ had a net margin of 5.01% and a return on equity of 14.55%. View LKQ's Earnings History.

When is LKQ's next earnings date?

LKQ is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for LKQ.

What price target have analysts set for LKQ?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for LKQ's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect LKQ's share price to reach $42.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 53.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for LKQ.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for LKQ?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LKQ in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for LKQ.

Has LKQ been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LKQ stock has been trending negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. LKQ earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the auto parts company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of LKQ's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LKQ own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LKQ investors own include General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Ford Motor (F), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Home Depot (HD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Nucor (NUE), Starbucks (SBUX), Netflix (NFLX) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are LKQ's key executives?

LKQ's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Joseph M. Holsten, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)
  • Mr. Dominick P. Zarcone, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Varun Laroyia, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Victor M. Casini, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Walter P. Hanley, Sr. VP of Devel. (Age 52)

Who are LKQ's major shareholders?

LKQ's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.46%), Lunia Capital LP (5.12%), Nordea Investment Management AB (2.22%), Hound Partners LLC (1.86%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.34%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.19%). Company insiders that own LKQ stock include A Clinton Allen, Dominick P Zarcone, Guhan Subramanian, John S Quinn, Justin L Jude, Michael S Clark, Robert L Wagman, Robert M Hanser, Sukhpal S Ahluwalia, Varun Laroyia, Victor M Casini and William M Iv Webster. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LKQ.

Which institutional investors are selling LKQ stock?

LKQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fir Tree Capital Management LP, Aravt Global LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Eaton Vance Management. Company insiders that have sold LKQ company stock in the last year include John S Quinn and Robert M Hanser. View Insider Buying and Selling for LKQ.

Which institutional investors are buying LKQ stock?

LKQ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lunia Capital LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, River Road Asset Management LLC, CI Investments Inc., New Mountain Vantage Advisers L.L.C., Reinhart Partners Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have bought LKQ stock in the last two years include Dominick P Zarcone, Guhan Subramanian, Justin L Jude, Sukhpal S Ahluwalia and Varun Laroyia. View Insider Buying and Selling for LKQ.

How do I buy shares of LKQ?

Shares of LKQ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is LKQ's stock price today?

One share of LKQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.33.

How big of a company is LKQ?

LKQ has a market capitalization of $8.70 billion and generates $9.74 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $533.74 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.88 on an earnings per share basis. LKQ employs 43,000 workers across the globe.

What is LKQ's official website?

The official website for LKQ is http://www.lkqcorp.com.

How can I contact LKQ?

LKQ's mailing address is 500 WEST MADISON STREET SUITE 2800, CHICAGO IL, 60661. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at 312-621-1950 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for LKQ (NASDAQ LKQ)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  305 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  271 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  576
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LKQ and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LKQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LKQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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