LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) went up by 1.24% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $34.74 and move down -37.04%, while LKQ stocks collected -0.78% of loss with the last five trading sessions.
LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) Worth an Investment?
LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ: LKQ) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 18.95 times of increase in earnings at the present.
LKQ Market Performance
LKQ stocks went down by -0.78% for the week, with the monthly drop of -5.76% and a quarterly performance of -6.18%, while its annual performance rate touched -24.89%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -2.79% for LKQ stocks with the simple moving average of -6.26% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LKQ stocks, with Wellington Shields repeating the rating for LKQ shares by setting it to “Gradually Accumulate”. The predicted price for LKQ socks in the upcoming period according to Wellington Shields is $17 based on the research report published on July 26, 2019.
Raymond James, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LKQ stock at the price of $17. The rating they have provided for LKQ stocks is “Mkt Perform” according to the report published on July 26, 2019.
Guggenheim gave “ Buy” rating to LKQ stocks, setting the target price at $33 in the report published on March 6, 2019.
LKQ Stocks -3.53% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought LKQ to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, LKQ Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -27.03% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 3.07%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.27%, while the shares sank at the distance of -6.08% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -1.09% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, LKQ went down by -0.78%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -1.29% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $26.00. In addition, LKQ Corporation saw 6.83% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
LKQ Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at LKQ Corporation (LKQ), starting from Quinn John S, who sold 10,721 shares at the price of $27.04 back on Jul 15. After this action, Rushing now owns 254,674 shares of LKQ Corporation, valued at $289,901 with the latest closing price.
Hanser Robert M., the Director of LKQ Corporation, sold 1,131 shares at the value of $27.93 during a trade that took place back on May 08, which means that Hanser Robert M. is holding 12,792 shares at the value of $31,593 based on the most recent closing price.
LKQ Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +7.98 for the present operating margin and +36.70 for gross margin. The net margin for LKQ Corporation stands at +4.08. Total capital return value is set at 11.31, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.89. Equity return holds the value 8.70%, with 3.50% for asset returns.
Based on LKQ Corporation (LKQ), the company’s capital structure generated 90.13 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 47.41. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 37.83 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 87.59 and long-term debt to capital is 46.07.
EBITDA value lies at +354.14 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 3.47. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.95 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.37. The receivables turnover for LKQ Corporation is 10.89 with the total asset turnover at the value of 1.14. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.67.