Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) went up by 1.00% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $171.43 and move down -9.67%, while AAP stocks collected -0.53% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 2 hours ago that Advance Auto Parts Extends its Support of American Heart Association(R) by Three Years to Raise Funds to Help Fight Heart Disease and Stroke
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) Worth an Investment?
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 24.07 times of increase in earnings at the present.
AAP Market Performance
AAP stocks went down by -0.53% for the week, with the monthly jump of 4.11% and a quarterly performance of 12.06%, while its annual performance rate touched 13.31%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 0.44% for AAP stocks with the simple moving average of 13.66% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AAP stocks, with DA Davidson repeating the rating for AAP shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for AAP socks in the upcoming period according to DA Davidson is $36 based on the research report published on August 14, 2020.
Atlantic Equities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AAP stock at the price of $118. The rating they have provided for AAP stocks is “Underweight” according to the report published on June 15, 2020.
Wedbush gave “Outperform” rating to AAP stocks, setting the target price at $150 in the report published on May 20, 2020.
AAP Stocks 5.28% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AAP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Advance Auto Parts, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -8.82% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.29%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.29%, while the shares surge at the distance of +2.46% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +7.87% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, AAP went down by -0.53%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -1.43% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $155.81. In addition, Advance Auto Parts, Inc. saw -2.40% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
AAP Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP), starting from Greco Thomas, who bought 7,285 shares at the price of $136.13 back on Jun 15. After this action, Rushing now owns 132,473 shares of Advance Auto Parts, Inc., valued at $991,707 with the latest closing price.
Finley Tammy M, the EVP, General Counsel, Corp Sec of Advance Auto Parts, Inc., sold 88 shares at the value of $146.52 during a trade that took place back on Jun 05, which means that Finley Tammy M is holding 13,137 shares at the value of $12,894 based on the most recent closing price.
AAP Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +7.00 for the present operating margin and +43.82 for gross margin. The net margin for Advance Auto Parts, Inc. stands at +5.01. Total capital return value is set at 11.93, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.93. Equity return holds the value 12.70%, with 3.90% for asset returns.
Based on Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP), the company’s capital structure generated 91.36 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 47.74. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 28.83 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 17.03 and long-term debt to capital is 77.89.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.45 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.23. The receivables turnover for Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is 14.77 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.96. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.27.