LKQ Corporation (LKQ) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.53% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.03% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. LKQ Corporation (LKQ) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on LKQ Corporation (LKQ), hence the stock is down -2.72% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.5% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.51% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2%.
LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ): The stock opened at $33.53 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $33.58 for the day. The stock traded down to $32.99 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $33.08 with a loss of -0.96% for the day. The stock had closed at $33.40 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,488,418 shares.
The company Insiders own 1.3% of LKQ Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -4.35% . Institutional Investors own 91.63% of LKQ Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -1.01%. In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Wagman Robert L, (President and CEO) of Lkq Corp, had unloaded 200 shares at an average price of $34 in a transaction dated on July 12, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $6,800.
LKQ Corporation is a distributor of vehicle products, including replacement parts, components and systems used in the repair and maintenance of vehicles, as well as specialty vehicle products and accessories. The company distributes a variety of products to collision and mechanical repair shops, including aftermarket collision and mechanical products, recycled collision and mechanical products, refurbished collision products such as wheels, bumper covers and lights, and remanufactured engines. It is a provider of alternative vehicle collision replacement products and alternative vehicle mechanical replacement products, with its sales, processing, and distribution facilities reaching markets in the United States and Canada. It also provides alternative vehicle replacement and maintenance products in the United Kingdom and the Benelux region of continental Europe. The Company is organized into four segments: Wholesale – North America; Wholesale – Europe; Self Service, and Specialty.