revenue is generated from North America (United States and Canada) and marketed through aftermarket retailers like AutoZone ( AZO ), Advanced Auto Parts and O'Reilly Auto Parts. Warehouse distributors such as Carquest Auto Parts and NAPA Auto
and Dollar Tree DLTR), grocers (such as Kroger KR and Safeway SWY), and automotive parts retailers (such as AutoZone AZO and O'Reilly ORLY). The S&P Index that this fund tracks excludes home-improvement stores Home Depot HD and Lowe
ESL Investments, Lampert has made several successful large investments in other large retailers, including Auto Nation and AutoZone , and an investment in Kmart's bonds during bankruptcy that eventually led to the merger with Sears and the formation of
have retail experience, few members had directly worked in the auto-parts retail industry. In contrast, the majority of AutoZone and O'Reilly's executive teams have served at their respective companies for over a decade. Consequently, we think Advance
tires and consider strategic options makes the auto parts sector just a bit more interesting. The sector has already been tapped to potentially see leveraged buyouts and mergers. Related stocks: ORLY , AAP , PBY , AZO . Post your comment!
author name submits: Even though we all know that a company's past results do not guarantee a company's future returns, and even though it is impossible to predict the future with precision, we can make intelligent estimates about the future returns of a particular investment that we contemplate.
sales growth came in at 4.6%, below expectations of 5.4%. J.P. Morgan analyst Christopher Horvers observes , "Despite AZO and AAP both missing same-store-sales forecasts recently and GPC calling out significant weakness in DIY, the market had
By SA Editor Miriam Metzinger : Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Tuesday October 8. Urgency Without Gravitas. Stocks discussed: Angie's List ( ANGI ), Qualcomm ( QCOM ) The Dow fell 160 points, but even after 2 days of declines, Cramer thinks the ...
AutoZone ’s fourth-quarter results were in line ..... were just below our forecasts. However, AutoZone continued to generate solid profitability ..... not anticipate a significant change to AutoZone ’s $440 per share fair value estimate
positioned in what we would term stable compounding companies, such as [TICKER:SBUX] Starbucks and [TICKER: AZO ] AutoZone . [TICKER:V] Visa would be another one; [these are] companies that could really benefit in a very tepid economic