Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) : On Tuesday, The money flowed into the Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) stock with an uptick to downtick ratio was recorded at 1.46. Transactions worth $39.79 million were done on upticks, confirming the buying interest in the stock. The outflow of money on downticks stood at $27.22 million. The total money flow into the stock was $12.56 million. The investors are using every small weakness in the stock to accumulate it, as can be seen in the $10.95 million of block transactions on upticks. The total money flow in block trades was $10.95 million. In terms of price action, Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) traded down $0.14 during the session at $163.55. Compared to the previous days closing, the stock was down only by -0.09%. For the week, the stock is -0.79%, over previous weeks closing.
The company Insiders own 4.5% of Advance Auto Parts Inc shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 16.75% . Institutional Investors own 98.47% of Advance Auto Parts Inc shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -0.4%. In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged in a Form 4 filing that the director of Advance Auto Parts Inc, Smith Jeffrey C had purchased shares worth of $61,655,577 in a transaction dated on June 8, 2016. A total of 397,624 shares were purchased at a price of $155.06 per share. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.
Shares of Advance Auto Parts Inc. rose by 1.46% in the last five trading days and 6.92% for the last 4 weeks. Advance Auto Parts Inc. is up 4.55% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.75%.
Advance Auto Parts Inc (NYSE:AAP): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $164.5 with an intraday high of $164.92. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $162.55. However, the stock managed to close at $163.55, a loss of 0.09% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $163.69. The total traded volume of the day was 860,218 shares.
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a provider of automotive aftermarket parts. The companys stores and branches offer a selection of brand name, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and private label automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles and light and heavy duty trucks. The company serves its do-it-for-me (commercial) customers and do-it-yourself (DIY) customers through a variety of channels ranging from traditional brick and mortar store locations to self-serving e-commerce sites. As of January 3, 2015, the Companys operations are comprised of 5,261 stores and 111 distribution branches, which operate in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands primarily under the trade names Advance Auto Parts, Carquest, Autopart International and Worldpac.