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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 0.50% today. In the last week its performance is -0.03%, and 9.06% for the past quarter. Currently, LKQ Corp., LKQ has a target price of 38.5, so today’s gain of 0.50% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.06%.

LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ), has a market cap of 11052.17, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.90%, and institutional ownership is 94.10%.

At the current price of 36.22, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 38.5. This is with a profit margin of 5.60%, and total debt/equity of 1.01. LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) has a P/E of 25.1, as well as a forward P/E of 17.42.

With a current EPS of 1.44, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 13.30%,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 18.79%. Since its IPO date on 10/6/2003, the total performance to date is 22.24%.

Volume today for LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ), is 990900, while its average volume is 1814.36. Whilst the total gain today was 0.50%, it did have a day high of -0.36%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.22%, and 1.25% for the month. The 52-week low for LKQ Corp., LKQ has been 51.23%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.36%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 10.30%, and its return on assets is 6.60%. LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) has an operating margin of 9.10%. With a sales growth of 33.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that LKQ Corp., LKQ is in the sector Consumer Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.99, and has a current ratio of 2.8 and 1.2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of LKQ Corp.? Well its PEG is 0.94, and the P/S is 1.39, along with a P/B of 3.36. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 40.45.

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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