Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
LKQ Corporation (LKQ) reported sales (ttm) of 8.58 Billion, whereas, 11 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 2417.35 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 2466.1 million and lower end at 2367.1 million while the year ago reported sale was 2269.8 million.
11 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Apr 27, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 2342.17 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 2449 million and 2297 million respectively.
LKQ Corporation (LKQ) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Apr 27 BMO at 0.39, whereas, 13 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.54. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.57 and lower end at 0.51 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.52.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.45 reported by 13 number of analyst for the quarter ending Apr 27, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 0.45 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 0.47 and 0.43 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 0.48. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 2 analysts is at 26.75%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 33.5 and 20.
Valuation Ratios of LKQ Corporation (LKQ) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the LKQ Corporation (LKQ). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
LKQ Corporation (LKQ) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 19.36 while the company’s industry has 22.51 P/E and the sector P/E is 26.94. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 32.11 and low P/E is 20.82, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 25.38 and 33.54 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 11.03 for the industry and 14.92 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, LKQ has Beta of 0.59 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 1.19 and 1.31 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of LKQ stands at 1.02 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 2.54. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 13.25, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 13.6 and 542851.6 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of LKQ Corporation (LKQ) stands at 21.29 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 8.39 and 3.72 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 15.71 and 19.1.
LKQ Corporation (LKQ) Trading Statistics:
The company surged 1.72% and closed its last trading session at $28.49. The market capitalization of the company is at $8.93 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $36.35 on 08/31/16 and 52-week Low of $27.85 on 04/07/17. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 1.35% and Monthly Volatility of 1.56%. The Beta for the company stands at 0.6 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 0.45.