LKQ Corporation (LKQ): Price and Financial Metrics

LKQ Corporation (LKQ): $49.92

-0.14 (-0.28%)

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  • LKQ scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 97.24% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LKQ is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • LKQ ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 68th percentile.

LKQ Stock Summary

  • Lkq Corp's market capitalization of $15,126,123,843 is ahead of 85.51% of US-listed equities.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for LKQ is 2.02 -- better than 75.72% of US stocks.
  • Lkq Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 8.64%, greater than the shareholder yield of 77.39% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Lkq Corp are BEN, BRO, TFII, AAP, and AOS.
  • Visit LKQ's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

LKQ Valuation Summary

  • LKQ's EV/EBIT ratio is 16.2; this is 13.37% lower than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • Over the past 216 months, LKQ's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 1.8.
  • Over the past 216 months, LKQ's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LKQ.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LKQ 2020-09-11 0.8 1.9 17.6 15.7
LKQ 2017-07-18 1.1 2.8 21.0 15.7
LKQ 2016-01-15 1.1 2.6 19.4 13.5
LKQ 2010-08-13 1.2 2.2 17.5 11.2
LKQ 2010-08-04 1.3 2.3 18.5 11.7
LKQ 2006-01-06 1.9 4.2 36.4 21.7

LKQ Growth Metrics

  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -14.89%.
  • The year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 29.04%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 37.89%.
Over the past 34 months, LKQ's revenue has gone up $1,111,511,000.

The table below shows LKQ's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 11,798.68 1,771.819 759.2
2020-12-31 11,628.83 1,443.87 638.423
2020-09-30 11,684.8 1,233.503 597.799
2020-06-30 11,784.89 1,338.681 556.579
2020-03-31 12,406.74 1,081.371 588.348
2019-12-31 12,506.11 1,064.033 541.26

LKQ Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LKQ, see our LKQ price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $57.13 Average Broker Recommendation 1.32 (Strong Buy)

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LKQ Price/Volume Stats

Current price $49.92 52-week high $51.93
Prev. close $50.06 52-week low $26.73
Day low $49.64 Volume 2,040,300
Day high $50.54 Avg. volume 1,808,506
50-day MA $49.77 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $41.73 Market Cap 15.08B

LKQ Corporation (LKQ) Company Bio

LKQ Corporation is a leading provider of alternative and specialty parts to repair and accessorize automobiles and other vehicles. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

LKQ Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$49.92$145.26 188%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Lkq Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Lkq Corp ranked in the 76th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for LKQ, they are:

  • The company has produced more trailing twelve month cash flow than 89.52% of its sector Consumer Cyclical.
  • Lkq Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 15.38% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • LKQ's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than only 15.38% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

BC, WHR, BBY, MHK, and ADV can be thought of as valuation peers to LKQ, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Cyclical sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest LKQ News From Around the Web

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Yahoo | July 22, 2021

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Lkq Corp (LKQ): Price Now Near $51.46; Daily Chart Shows An Uptrend on 20 Day Basis

This is the 2nd day in a row lkq has seen its price head up. The post Lkq Corp (LKQ): Price Now Near $51.46; Daily Chart Shows An Uptrend on 20 Day Basis appeared first on ETF Daily News .

ETF Daily News | July 12, 2021

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LKQ Price Returns

1-mo 2.74%
3-mo 6.69%
6-mo 42.26%
1-year 82.12%
3-year 47.04%
5-year 45.16%
YTD 41.66%
2020 -1.29%
2019 50.44%
2018 -41.65%
2017 32.69%
2016 3.44%

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