The company in question is, LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ:LKQ) currently with a stock price of 33.25 (0.82% today). The market cap for LKQ Corp. is 10212.26, and is in the sector Consumer Goods, and Auto Parts industry. The target price for LKQ Corp. is 38.1. Currently LKQ Corp. is trading with a P/E of 23.95, and a forward P/E of 16.01. Average volume for LKQ Corp. is 3111.96 and so far today it is 309962.
Performance in the last year for LKQ Corp. has been 5.74%. For EPS growth, LKQ Corp. has seen a growth of 10.40%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 14.25%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 19.10% over the last five years and could be 26.75% for the next five years. LKQ Corp. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 8.30%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 0.10%. The 20-day simple moving average is 2.45%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 10.64%.
Since the IPO date for LKQ Corp. on the 10/6/2003, LKQ Corp. has seen performance year to date to be 11.31%. With LKQ Corp. trading at 33.25, the dividend yield is *TBA, and the EPS is 1.38.
So could LKQ Corp., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 23.95. The PEG is 0.9, P/S is 1.39 and the P/B is at 3.12. The P/cash is 44.56, with P/free cash flow at 35.82.
LKQ Corp. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 2.9, and the quick ratio is 1.2. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.85, and total debt/equity at 0.87.
In terms of margins, LKQ Corp. has a gross margin of 39.40%, an operating margin of 9.20% and a profit margin of 5.80%.Payout ratio for LKQ Corp. is 0.00%. Return on assets come to 7.00% with return on investment coming to 10.30%.
Insider ownership for LKQ Corp., is at 0.90% and institutional ownership comes to 93.70%. Outstanding shares are at 309.65. While shares float is 303.86. The float short is currently 2.17%, and short ratio is 2.12.