NYSE:AAP - Advance Auto Parts Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $167.14 -2.85 (-1.68 %) (As of 02/20/2019 02:15 AM ET)Previous Close$169.99Today's Range$166.42 - $178.6952-Week Range$102.15 - $186.15Volume3.37 million shsAverage Volume1.32 million shsMarket Capitalization$12.18 billionP/E Ratio31.12Dividend Yield0.14%Beta1.04 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Advance Auto Parts, Inc. provides automotive replacement parts, batteries, accessories, and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles, and light and heavy duty trucks. It offers battery accessories, belts and hoses, brakes and brake pads, chassis and climate control parts, clutches and drive shafts, engines and engine parts, exhaust systems and parts, hub assemblies, ignition components and wires, radiators and cooling parts, starters and alternators, and steering and alignment parts. It also offers AC chemicals and accessories, air fresheners, antifreeze and washer fluids, electrical wires and fuses, electronics, hand and specialty tools, lighting products, performance parts, sealants, adhesives and compounds, tire repair accessories, vent shades, mirrors and exterior accessories, washes, waxes and cleaning supplies, wiper blades, floor mats, seat covers, and interior accessories. In addition, it offers air filters, fuel and oil additives, fuel filters, grease and lubricants, motor oils, oil filters, part cleaners and treatments, and transmission fluids for engine maintenance. Further, it offers battery and wiper installation, battery charging, check engine light reading, video clinic, oil and battery recycling, loaner tool program, and electrical system testing services. Additionally, it sells its products through its Website. It serves do-it-for-me and do-it-yourself customers, professional installers, and independently-owned operators. As of December 30, 2017, it operated 5,054 stores under Advance Auto Parts, Autopart International, and Carquest brand names; and 129 branches under the Worldpac brand name in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Canada. It also served approximately 1,218 independently owned Carquest branded stores in Mexico, the Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, the British Virgin Islands, and the Pacific Islands. The company was founded in 1929 and is based in Raleigh, North Carolina. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Auto & home supply stores Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNYSE:AAP Previous Symbol CUSIP00751Y10 Webwww.advanceautoparts.com Phone540-362-4911Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.29 Current Ratio1.62 Quick Ratio0.49Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio31.12 Forward P/E Ratio23.54 P/E Growth1.5 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$9.37 billion Price / Sales1.30 Cash Flow$8.7968 per share Price / Cash Flow19.00 Book Value$46.22 per share Price / Book3.62Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.37 Net Income$475.50 million Net Margins5.83% Return on Equity13.99% Return on Assets5.72%Miscellaneous Employees71,000 Outstanding Shares72,894,000Market Cap$12.18 billion OptionableOptionable Advance Auto Parts (NYSE:AAP) Frequently Asked Questions What is Advance Auto Parts' stock symbol? Advance Auto Parts trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AAP." How often does Advance Auto Parts pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Advance Auto Parts? Advance Auto Parts announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, January 4th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 20th. View Advance Auto Parts' Dividend History. How will Advance Auto Parts' stock buyback program work? Advance Auto Parts declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Tuesday, August 14th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $600,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 5.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Advance Auto Parts' earnings last quarter? Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 19th. The company reported $1.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $2.11 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.10 billion. Advance Auto Parts had a return on equity of 13.99% and a net margin of 5.83%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.77 earnings per share. View Advance Auto Parts' Earnings History. What guidance has Advance Auto Parts issued on next quarter's earnings? Advance Auto Parts issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 19th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.65-9.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.78 billion. What price target have analysts set for AAP? 16 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Advance Auto Parts' stock. Their predictions range from $125.00 to $222.00. On average, they expect Advance Auto Parts' share price to reach $183.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Advance Auto Parts. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Advance Auto Parts? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Advance Auto Parts in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Advance Auto Parts. Has Advance Auto Parts been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about AAP stock has trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Advance Auto Parts earned a news impact score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Advance Auto Parts' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Advance Auto Parts include O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY), AutoZone (AZO), HALFORDS GRP PL/ADR (HLFDY), MarineMax (HZO) and U.S. Auto Parts Network (PRTS). Who are Advance Auto Parts' key executives? Advance Auto Parts' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Thomas R. Greco, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)Mr. Jeffrey W. Shepherd, Exec. VP, CFO, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)Ms. Tammy Moss Finley, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)Mr. Robert B. Cushing, Exec. VP of Professional (Age 65)Mr. Reuben E. Slone, Exec. VP of Supply Chain & Procurement (Age 56) Who are Advance Auto Parts' major shareholders? Advance Auto Parts' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.98%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (4.47%), Millennium Management LLC (1.56%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (1.53%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.36%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (1.28%). Company insiders that own Advance Auto Parts stock include Adriana Karaboutis, Brad W Buss, Charles E Tyson, Eugene I Lee Jr, Fiona P Dias, Jeffrey C Smith, John C Brouillard, Nigel Travis, Tammy M Finley, Thomas Greco and William Harrison Carter. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Advance Auto Parts. Which institutional investors are selling Advance Auto Parts stock? AAP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bessemer Group Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Investec Asset Management LTD, Tensile Capital Management LLC and Shellback Capital LP. Company insiders that have sold Advance Auto Parts company stock in the last year include Fiona P Dias, John C Brouillard and Tammy M Finley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Advance Auto Parts. Which institutional investors are buying Advance Auto Parts stock? AAP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Advisers LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Millennium Management LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Worldquant Millennium Quantitative Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Advance Auto Parts stock in the last two years include Adriana Karaboutis, Brad W Buss, Eugene I Lee Jr, Jeffrey C Smith, Nigel Travis and Thomas Greco. View Insider Buying and Selling for Advance Auto Parts. How do I buy shares of Advance Auto Parts? Shares of AAP 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 Advance Auto Parts' stock price today? One share of AAP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $167.14. How big of a company is Advance Auto Parts? Advance Auto Parts has a market capitalization of $12.18 billion and generates $9.37 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $475.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.37 on an earnings per share basis. Advance Auto Parts employs 71,000 workers across the globe. What is Advance Auto Parts' official website? The official website for Advance Auto Parts is http://www.advanceautoparts.com. How can I contact Advance Auto Parts? Advance Auto Parts' mailing address is 5008 Airport Road, Roanoke VA, 24012. The company can be reached via phone at 540-362-4911 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Advance Auto Parts (NYSE AAP)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 731 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 637 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,368MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Advance Auto Parts and other stocks. 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