Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE: AAP) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 12503.13. It is in the Auto Parts Stores industry and sector Services, with a current P/E of 26.05, a forward P/E of 19.46 and EPS of 6.54. At a stock price of 169.28 (-0.62%) it has a dividend yield of 0.14%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 10.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by -4.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 11.53% and more long-term 11.17% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 6.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 10.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -1.90%.
For performance, Advance Auto Parts Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 3.81%. For the last month performance for Advance Auto Parts Inc. is 8.51%. While the last quarter is 9.33% and half year, 14.75%. Finally for the year, performance is -1.42%.
The 52-week high for Advance Auto Parts Inc., is at -15.78%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 28.74%. The 20-day simple moving average is 7.61% and 6.65% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.13%, and for the month it is 1.66%. Advance Auto Parts Inc., has a target price of 157.25.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.47, and for total debt/equity Advance Auto Parts Inc. has 0.47. The gross margin is 45.20%, while operating margin is 8.60%, the profit margin is 5.00%. The current ratio is 1.3 and the quick ratio is 0.2.
Insider ownership is at 0.40%, with instituitional ownership at 99.60%. Advance Auto Parts Inc. has a payout ratio of 3.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 73.4. The shares float is 73.15, with the float short at 6.28%, with short ratio coming to 4.11.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Advance Auto Parts Inc., get 5.90%, with its returns on investment at 14.90%. Return on equity is 19.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 157.25, reached soon?
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