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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.08
LKQ's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. LKQ: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LKQ' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.09 Max: N/A
Current: 0.08
Equity to Asset 0.44
LKQ's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1227 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. LKQ: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LKQ' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 0.57 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.44
0.44
0.9
Interest Coverage 12.32
LKQ's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 942 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. LKQ: 12.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LKQ' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.22  Med: 10.22 Max: 14.87
Current: 12.32
5.22
14.87
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.52
M-Score: -2.21
WACC vs ROIC
6.64%
9.83%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 9.60
LKQ's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1242 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 5.23 vs. LKQ: 9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LKQ' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.64  Med: 10.55 Max: 12.06
Current: 9.6
9.64
12.06
Net-margin (%) 5.77
LKQ's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1243 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. LKQ: 5.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LKQ' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.16  Med: 6.02 Max: 6.85
Current: 5.77
5.16
6.85
ROE (%) 14.02
LKQ's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1221 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 8.55 vs. LKQ: 14.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LKQ' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.54  Med: 13.40 Max: 15.05
Current: 14.02
10.54
15.05
ROA (%) 7.10
LKQ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. LKQ: 7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LKQ' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.59  Med: 7.59 Max: 8.85
Current: 7.1
5.59
8.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 31.52
LKQ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1254 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 13.32 vs. LKQ: 31.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LKQ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.38  Med: 34.59 Max: 36.9
Current: 31.52
31.38
36.9
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 19.50
LKQ's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. LKQ: 19.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LKQ' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.8  Med: 21.70 Max: 35
Current: 19.5
11.8
35
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 16.90
LKQ's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1008 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. LKQ: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LKQ' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.9  Med: 23.50 Max: 37.7
Current: 16.9
16.9
37.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 16.50
LKQ's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. LKQ: 16.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LKQ' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.5  Med: 27.00 Max: 60.1
Current: 16.5
16.5
60.1
» LKQ's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-30)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

LKQ Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Akre 700,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 154,576 sh (New)
David Rolfe 10,629,217 sh (+6.11%)
Ruane Cunniff 250,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 20,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jana Partners Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 32,200 sh (-1.23%)
Columbia Wanger 8,797,927 sh (-8.50%)
Ron Baron 2,177,223 sh (-16.09%)
Steven Cohen 854,000 sh (-64.63%)
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Q3 2015

LKQ Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 210,545 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,969 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 22,022 sh (New)
Alan Fournier 4,703,799 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,145,163 sh (+640.84%)
Chuck Akre 2,575,000 sh (+267.86%)
Chuck Royce 20,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ron Baron 2,086,849 sh (-4.15%)
David Rolfe 9,403,538 sh (-11.53%)
Columbia Wanger 7,681,876 sh (-12.69%)
Ruane Cunniff 200,000 sh (-20.00%)
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Q4 2015

LKQ Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 895,200 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 107,300 sh (+436.50%)
Jim Simons 313,860 sh (+49.07%)
Chuck Akre 3,173,100 sh (+23.23%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Alan Fournier 4,695,175 sh (-0.18%)
David Rolfe 8,962,062 sh (-4.69%)
Columbia Wanger 6,370,342 sh (-17.07%)
Ruane Cunniff 162,000 sh (-19.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 706,244 sh (-38.33%)
Ron Baron 44,400 sh (-97.87%)
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Q1 2016

LKQ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

John Hussman 100,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 333,886 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,672 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 188,447 sh (+75.63%)
Chuck Akre 3,400,000 sh (+7.15%)
Steven Cohen 933,700 sh (+4.30%)
Ruane Cunniff 162,000 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ron Baron Sold Out
David Rolfe 8,613,464 sh (-3.89%)
Alan Fournier 4,084,901 sh (-13.00%)
Columbia Wanger 3,100,846 sh (-51.32%)
Jim Simons 35,060 sh (-88.83%)
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Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Parts
Compare:XTER:CON, TSE:6902, NYSE:JCI, XKRX:012330, ISX:ASII, NYSE:DLPH » details
Traded in other countries:LKQ1.Germany,
LKQ Corp provides replacement parts, components and systems needed to repair cars and trucks. The Company has three operating segments: Wholesale - North America; Wholesale - Europe; and Self Service.

LKQ Corp was established in 1998. The Company provides replacement parts, components and systems needed to repair cars and trucks. Buyers of vehicle replacement products have the option to purchase from five sources: new products produced by original equipment manufacturers, commonly known as OEM products; new products produced by companies other than the OEMs, referred to as aftermarket products; recycled products obtained from salvage vehicles; used products that have been refurbished; and used products that have been remanufactured. It distributes 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. The Company operates self-service retail facilities across the U.S. that sells recycled automotive products. The Company has three operating segments: Wholesale - North America; Wholesale - Europe; and Self Service. The Company's wholesale automobile product operations in North America are organized by geographic regions serving the U.S. and Canada that sell all four product types - aftermarket, recycled, refurbished and remanufactured parts to collision and mechanical automobile repair businesses. The Company's recycled products include engines, transmissions, door assemblies, sheet metal products such as trunk lids, fenders and hoods, lights and bumper assemblies. The Company's wholesale recycled product operations generate scrap metal and other materials that it sells to recyclers. It also extracts and sells the precious metals contained in certain of its salvage parts such as catalytic converters. The Company's self-service retail operations sell parts from older cars and light-duty trucks directly to consumers. The Company considers all suppliers of vehicle collision and mechanical products to be competitors, including aftermarket suppliers, recycling businesses, refurbishing operations, parts re-manufacturers, OEMs and internet-based suppliers.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 24.05
LKQ's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
69% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 15.14 vs. LKQ: 24.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LKQ' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.73  Med: 23.54 Max: 41.03
Current: 24.05
11.73
41.03
Forward P/E 16.42
LKQ's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
83% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 10.78 vs. LKQ: 16.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.05
LKQ's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
68% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 15.09 vs. LKQ: 24.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LKQ' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.64  Med: 23.29 Max: 41.38
Current: 24.05
11.64
41.38
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 29.79
LKQ's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
74% of the 543 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 15.65 vs. LKQ: 29.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
LKQ' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.41  Med: 25.83 Max: 58.5
Current: 29.79
11.41
58.5
P/B 3.14
LKQ's P/B is ranked lower than
78% of the 1220 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. LKQ: 3.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LKQ' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 2.89 Max: 4.43
Current: 3.14
1.24
4.43
P/S 1.39
LKQ's P/S is ranked lower than
72% of the 1236 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.71 vs. LKQ: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LKQ' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.39 Max: 2.44
Current: 1.39
0.66
2.44
PFCF 35.84
LKQ's PFCF is ranked lower than
82% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 13.83 vs. LKQ: 35.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LKQ' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17  Med: 33.90 Max: 163.28
Current: 35.84
17
163.28
POCF 21.29
LKQ's POCF is ranked lower than
87% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 7.67 vs. LKQ: 21.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LKQ' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.66  Med: 21.44 Max: 46.95
Current: 21.29
9.66
46.95
EV-to-EBIT 18.07
LKQ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
69% of the 1034 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 11.94 vs. LKQ: 18.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LKQ' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.4  Med: 15.75 Max: 25.4
Current: 18.07
8.4
25.4
EV-to-EBITDA 15.25
LKQ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 1094 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 8.76 vs. LKQ: 15.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LKQ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.4  Med: 13.55 Max: 22.3
Current: 15.25
7.4
22.3
PEG 1.25
LKQ's PEG is ranked higher than
54% of the 558 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. LKQ: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
LKQ' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.72
Current: 1.25
0.24
1.72
Shiller P/E 43.10
LKQ's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
67% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 26.49 vs. LKQ: 43.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LKQ' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.29  Med: 47.67 Max: 69.23
Current: 43.1
34.29
69.23
Current Ratio 2.85
LKQ's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. LKQ: 2.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LKQ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.09  Med: 3.38 Max: 6.63
Current: 2.85
2.09
6.63
Quick Ratio 1.15
LKQ's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. LKQ: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LKQ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 1.16 Max: 4.36
Current: 1.15
0.69
4.36
Days Inventory 124.21
LKQ's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
86% of the 1201 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 58.64 vs. LKQ: 124.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LKQ' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 96.44  Med: 118.09 Max: 130.7
Current: 124.21
96.44
130.7
Days Sales Outstanding 43.89
LKQ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
69% of the 1003 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 59.83 vs. LKQ: 43.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LKQ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.77  Med: 29.10 Max: 40.68
Current: 43.89
22.77
40.68
Days Payable 49.08
LKQ's Days Payable is ranked lower than
54% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 52.22 vs. LKQ: 49.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LKQ' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.26  Med: 34.09 Max: 42.65
Current: 49.08
16.26
42.65

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.79
LKQ's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. LKQ: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LKQ' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.51  Med: 1.82 Max: 3.75
Current: 1.79
1.51
3.75
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.84
LKQ's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
63% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. LKQ: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
LKQ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 1189 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. LKQ: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LKQ' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.55
Current: 1
0.61
1.55
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.27
LKQ's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
60% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. LKQ: 1.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
LKQ' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.00 Max: 1.65
Current: 1.27
0.65
1.65
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.50
LKQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1252 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. LKQ: 5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LKQ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 6.30 Max: 11.9
Current: 5.5
3.9
11.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 21.25
LKQ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. LKQ: 21.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LKQ' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.6  Med: 26.65 Max: 50.4
Current: 21.25
20.6
50.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $7,340
EPS (TTM) $ 1.38
Beta0.74
Short Percentage of Float1.53%
52-Week Range $23.95 - 34.26
Shares Outstanding (Mil)306.68

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 9,043 10,239
EPS ($) 1.78 2.02
EPS without NRI ($) 1.78 2.02
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
14.21%
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Ron Baron Trims Nearly 180 Stakes in 4th Quarter Feb 19 2016 
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Fournier Purchases Auto Parts Company LKQ Jan 06 2016 
David Rolfe's Holdings Trading With Wide Margin of Safety Dec 28 2015 
Meridian Funds' Undervalued Stocks With Growing Earnings Dec 09 2015 
Alan Fournier Sells Workday, SunEdison Stakes in 3rd Quarter Nov 29 2015 
Chuck Akre Adds to Existing Stakes in 3rd Quarter Nov 18 2015 

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