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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) from Consumer Goods

Today’s top gainers include the company LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) which is in the industry Auto Parts, gaining 0.72% today. In the last week its performance is 4.47%, and 1.00% for the past quarter. Currently, LKQ Corp., LKQ has a target price of 38.1, so today’s gain of 0.72% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.97%.

LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ), has a market cap of 10225.64, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.90%, and institutional ownership is 93.50%.

At the current price of 33.4, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 38.1. This is with a profit margin of 5.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.87. LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) has a P/E of 24.26, as well as a forward P/E of 16.02.

With a current EPS of 1.38, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 15.45%,LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 19.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 26.75%.

Performance for the year is 7.57%. Since its IPO date on 10/6/2003, the total performance to date is 12.72%.

Volume today for LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ), is 1517300, while its average volume is 3078.12. Whilst the total gain today was 0.72%, it did have a day high of -1.82%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.92%, and 2.41% for the month. The 52-week low for LKQ Corp., LKQ has been 39.46%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.51%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.30%, and its return on assets is 7.00%. LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) has an operating margin of 9.20%. With a sales growth of 8.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that LKQ Corp., LKQ is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.85, and has a current ratio of 2.9 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of LKQ Corp.? Well its PEG is 0.91, and the P/S is 1.39, along with a P/B of 3.16. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 44.61.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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