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LKQ Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.58 (-1.83 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $31.03
50-Day Range
MA: $31.18
52-Week Range
Now: $31.03
Volume8.03 million shs
Average Volume2.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.44 billion
P/E Ratio17.14
Dividend YieldN/A
LKQ Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, distributes replacement parts, components, and systems used in the repair and maintenance of vehicles. It operates in four segments: Wholesale - North America, Europe, Specialty, and Self Service. 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 offers recycled aviation parts, including aircraft structural components and spare parts, and engines and engine components to regional maintenance, repair and overhaul providers, aircraft and fixed-base operators, corporate customers, and other aviation dealers and distributors. In addition, the company operates self-service retail operations under the LKQ Pick Your Part name; and designs, manufactures, and markets vehicle equipment and accessories. Further, it distributes recreational vehicle appliances and air conditioners, towing hitches, truck bed covers, vehicle protection products, cargo management products, wheels, tires, and suspension products. The company serves collision and mechanical repair shops, and new and used car dealerships, as well as retail customers. It operates in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Italy, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Austria, Taiwan, and various other European countries. LKQ Corporation was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motor vehicles & motor vehicle parts & supplies
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LKQ
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:LKQX



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.51 billion
Cash Flow$3.31 per share
Book Value$16.47 per share


Net Income$541.26 million


Market Cap$9.44 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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LKQ (NASDAQ:LKQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has LKQ's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

LKQ's stock was trading at $26.81 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LKQ stock has increased by 15.7% and is now trading at $31.03.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of LKQ?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LKQ in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is LKQ's next earnings date?

LKQ is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were LKQ's earnings last quarter?

LKQ Co. (NASDAQ:LKQ) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The auto parts company reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.37. The auto parts company earned $2.63 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.40 billion. LKQ had a net margin of 4.72% and a return on equity of 13.83%. LKQ's revenue for the quarter was down 19.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.65 EPS.
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How will LKQ's stock buyback program work?

LKQ announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, October 25th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for LKQ?

9 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for LKQ's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect LKQ's share price to reach $38.88 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting LKQ?

LKQ saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 5,320,000 shares, an increase of 24.3% from the July 30th total of 4,280,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,560,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ford Motor (F), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), General Motors (GM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are LKQ's key executives?

LKQ's management team includes the following 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)

What is LKQ's stock symbol?

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

Who are LKQ's major shareholders?

LKQ's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.27%), Nordea Investment Management AB (4.68%), FMR LLC (3.03%), International Value Advisers LLC (1.79%), Eminence Capital LP (1.77%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.35%). Company insiders that own LKQ stock include A Clinton Allen, Blythe J Mcgarvie, Dominick P Zarcone, John S Quinn, Michael S Clark, Michael T Brooks, Robert M Hanser, Scott A Romberger, Varun Laroyia and Victor M Casini.
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Which major investors are selling LKQ stock?

LKQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including International Value Advisers LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Man Group plc, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, FMR LLC, FIL Ltd, and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. Company insiders that have sold LKQ company stock in the last year include A Clinton Allen, Blythe J Mcgarvie, Michael S Clark, Michael T Brooks, and Scott A Romberger.
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Which major investors are buying LKQ stock?

LKQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Eminence Capital LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Bank of Nova Scotia, Natixis Advisors L.P., and Partners Capital Investment Group LLP. Company insiders that have bought LKQ stock in the last two years include Dominick P Zarcone, and Varun Laroyia.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is LKQ's stock price today?

One share of LKQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.03.

How big of a company is LKQ?

LKQ has a market capitalization of $9.44 billion and generates $12.51 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $541.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.37 on an earnings per share basis. LKQ employs 51,000 workers across the globe.

What is LKQ's official website?

The official website for LKQ is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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