Live Stock Coverage: O Reilly Automotive Inc Sentiment Worsening on Low Stock Potential

November 25, 2016 - By Dolores Ford   ·   0 Comments

Live Stock Coverage: O Reilly Automotive Inc Sentiment Worsening on Low Stock Potential

Sentiment for O Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY)

O Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.68 in 2016 Q2. Its down -0.08, from 0.76 in 2016Q1. The ratio is negative, as 248 institutional investors started new or increased stock positions, while 328 sold and reduced their stakes in O Reilly Automotive Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now possess: 82.23 million shares, down from 89.85 million shares in 2016Q1. Also, the number of institutional investors holding O Reilly Automotive Inc in their top 10 stock positions decreased from 19 to 16 for a decrease of 3. Sold All: 52 Reduced: 276 Increased: 196 New Position: 52.

O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories in the United States. The company has a market cap of $26.17 billion. The Firm offers its products to both do-it-yourself and professional service well-known provider customers. It has a 26.78 P/E ratio. The Company’s stores’ product line includes new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, brake system components, batteries, belts, hoses, temperature control and engine parts; maintenance items, such as filters, lighting, engine additives and appearance products, and accessories, such as floor mats, seat covers and truck accessories.

The stock increased 0.41% or $1.14 during the last trading session, hitting $276.61. About 322,765 shares traded hands. O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) has risen 2.16% since April 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.25% the S&P500.

Analysts await O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) to report earnings on February, 8. They expect $2.55 earnings per share, up 16.44% or $0.36 from last year’s $2.19 per share. ORLY’s profit will be $241.25M for 27.12 P/E if the $2.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.90 actual earnings per share reported by O’Reilly Automotive Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -12.07% negative EPS growth.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. is a specialty retailer and supplier of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories to both do-it-yourself customers and professional mechanics or service technicians. O’Reilly stores carry an extensive product line consisting of new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, and brake shoes and pads, maintenance items, such as oil, antifreeze, fluids, engine additives and appearance products, accessories, such as floor mats and seat covers.”

Broad Run Investment Management Llc holds 11.45% of its portfolio in O’Reilly Automotive Inc for 877,468 shares. Two Creeks Capital Management Lp owns 623,335 shares or 11.18% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Long Road Investment Counsel Llc has 8.9% invested in the company for 41,890 shares. The Kentucky-based Harvey Investment Co Llc has invested 7.28% in the stock. Signalpoint Asset Management Llc, a Missouri-based fund reported 63,331 shares.#img1#

Insider Transactions: Since January 1, 0001, the stock had 1 insider buy, and 10 insider sales for $53.76 million net activity.

O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 80% of O’Reilly Automotive’s analysts are positive. Out of 15 Wall Street analysts rating O’Reilly Automotive, 12 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $230 while the high is $343. The stock’s average target of $292.40 is 5.71% above today’s ($276.61) share price. ORLY was included in 24 notes of analysts from July 30, 2015. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Friday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets. Susquehanna initiated the stock with “Positive” rating in Friday, August 26 report. The stock of O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, March 22 by Oppenheimer. The rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Buy” on Friday, August 21. The company was upgraded on Thursday, April 14 by Cleveland. Deutsche Bank maintained O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) rating on Friday, October 28. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $275 price target. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Hold” rating and $300 target price in Friday, October 30 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Friday, April 29 report. Wolfe Research upgraded the shares of ORLY in a report on Tuesday, April 12 to “Outperform” rating. The stock of O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 25 by Deutsche Bank.

ORLY Company Profile

O’Reilly Automotive, Inc., incorporated on December 20, 2010, is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories in the United States. The Firm offers its products to both do-it-yourself (DIY) and professional service well-known provider customers. The Firm operates approximately 4,570 stores in over 40 states. The Company’s stores’ product line includes new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, brake system components, batteries, belts, hoses, temperature control, chassis parts, driveline parts and engine parts; maintenance items, such as oil, antifreeze, fluids, filters, wiper blades, lighting, engine additives and appearance products, and accessories, such as floor mats, seat covers and truck accessories. The Firm operates approximately 30 distribution centers and over 300 Hub stores.

More recent O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “O’Reilly Automotive Is A Must-Buy” on November 21, 2016. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. Announces Additional $750 Million Share Repurchase …” on November 16, 2016. Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Has Advance Auto Parts Inc. Turned the Corner?” with publication date: November 22, 2016 was also an interesting one.

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