Advance Auto Parts Company Profile (NYSE:AAP)

About Advance Auto Parts

Advance Auto Parts logoAdvance Auto Parts, Inc. provides automotive aftermarket parts in North America, serving do-it-for-me (commercial) and do-it-yourself (DIY), customers, as well as independently owned operators. The Company's stores and branches offer a selection of brand name, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and private label automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles and light and heavy duty trucks. The Company also offers other miscellaneous offerings, including e-services. The Company operates approximately 5,170 total stores and over 120 branches, which operate in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands under the names Advance Auto Parts, Autopart International (AI), Carquest and Worldpac. The Company serves its commercial customers and DIY customers through various channels ranging from traditional brick and mortar store locations to self-serving e-commerce sites.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Auto Parts Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Automotive Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AAP
  • CUSIP: 00751Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $141.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $148.56
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $155.67
  • 52-Week Range: $131.59 - $201.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.79
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.53
  • P/E Growth: 1.89
  • Market Cap: $10.38B
  • Outstanding Shares: 73,575,000
  • Beta: 1.02
  • Net Margins: 4.80%
  • Return on Equity: 21.90%
  • Return on Assets: 6.76%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.43%
  • Current Ratio: 1.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.22%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $167.94 (19.02% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/23/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$171.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingSell$120.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$150.00View Rating Details
10/5/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$175.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$180.00 -> $174.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$180.00 -> $174.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$185.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoverageNeutral$158.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$180.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$145.00 -> $162.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$180.00 -> $175.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/25/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/23/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$130.00View Rating Details
5/17/2016Cleveland ResearchReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/17/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
5/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$181.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/15/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageHold$192.00View Rating Details
2/13/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/15/2015BB&T Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$150.00View Rating Details
8/5/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy -> Hold$165.00 -> $179.00View Rating Details
8/5/2015Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$165.00 -> $179.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/16/2016Q216$2.12$1.90$2.24 billion$2.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q116$2.60$2.51$3.02 billion$2.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$1.20$1.22$2.06 billion$2.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$2.09$1.95$2.33 billion$2.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215$2.25$2.27$2.38 billion$2.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q115$2.50$2.39$3.05 billion$3.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$1.48$1.37$2.29 billion$2.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$1.87$1.89$2.29 billion$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214$2.01$2.08$2.32 billion$2.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q114$2.16$2.25$2.96 billion$2.97 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.78$0.94$1.33 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$1.41$1.42$1.53 billion$1.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$1.48$1.59$1.60 billion$1.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013$1.62$1.65$2.01 billion$2.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.75$0.88$1.33 million$1.33 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$1.21$1.21$1.46 billion$1.46 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$1.41$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2012$1.82$1.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.74$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$1.19$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2011$1.38$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.54$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.3 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.05 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$2.45$2.71$2.61
Q2 20167$2.08$2.60$2.40
Q3 20166$1.65$2.30$1.84
Q4 20166$1.04$1.24$1.13
Q1 20173$2.60$2.72$2.64
Q2 20173$2.07$2.21$2.14
Q3 20173$1.82$2.11$1.96
Q4 20173$1.23$1.28$1.26
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:0.17%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:3.88% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
3.29% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
2.98% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.49%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/2/2016Jeffrey C SmithDirectorBuy70,000$158.77$11,113,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Robert B CushingEVPBuy1,500$156.66$234,990.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Charles E TysonEVPBuy633$157.75$99,855.75View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Thomas GrecoCEOBuy6,250$159.56$997,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016John Francis FerraroDirectorBuy500$160.28$80,140.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016John F BergstromDirectorBuy633$157.61$99,767.13View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Reuben E SloneDirectorBuy632$157.99$99,849.68View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Tammy M FinleyEVPSell272$154.29$41,966.88View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Jeffrey C SmithDirectorBuy397,624$154.84$61,568,100.16View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Thomas GrecoCEOBuy6,700$150.82$1,010,494.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Jeffrey C SmithDirectorBuy100,000$152.88$15,288,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Jeffrey C SmithDirectorBuy400,000$155.68$62,272,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Jeffrey C SmithDirectorBuy150,000$152.73$22,909,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Charles E TysonEVPSell5,527$149.19$824,573.13View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Jill A LivesayCAOSell3,176$158.72$504,094.72View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016William Harrison CarterSVPSell3,186$158.30$504,343.80View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Charles E TysonEVPSell1,976$152.05$300,450.80View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Gilbert T RayDirectorSell3,532$149.01$526,303.32View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Eugene I Lee JrDirectorBuy1,230$162.80$200,244.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2015Bob Hok-Hei ChongDirectorBuy8,700$1.65$14,355.00
7/2/2015Kenneth PoonDirectorBuy150,000$1.47$220,770.00
5/22/2015Michael A NoronaCFOSell30,000$160.00$4,800,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Gilbert T RayDirectorSell4,215$148.78$627,107.70View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Tammy M FinleySVPSell2,031$145.71$295,937.01View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Carlos A SaladrigasDirectorSell4,189$146.20$612,431.80View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Jimmie WadeDirectorSell12,756$126.17$1,609,424.52View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Michael NoronaCFOSell35,000$125.00$4,375,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Sarah PowellSVPSell5,985$124.01$742,199.85View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014William OglesbyDirectorSell18,624$123.61$2,302,112.64View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Jill A LivesaySVPSell15,000$83.91$1,258,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Jimmie L WadeDirectorSell11,515$82.02$944,460.30View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Donna J BroomeSVPSell10,500$83.42$875,910.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Kevin P FreelandCOOSell24,000$83.44$2,002,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP)
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Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

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