Thomson Reuters, a distinguished brokerage company, has placed a 52-week price target of $38.50 on LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) shares after it surveyed top market analysts. Calculating estimated earnings after taking into consideration different elements, it is predicted to come at $1.84 for the next fiscal and $N/A for underway quarter.
Analysts take into account the price to earnings ratio to estimate the firm’s valuation. This ratio, which is also called as the P/E ratio evaluates the company on relative expense factor. The formula to calculate ratio is stock’s latest price/ per share earnings. The P/E ratio of LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) stands at 24.68.
Analysts also work out Price/Earnings Growth ratio in an attempt to estimate the valuation of a firm. This ratio commonly known as the PEG ratio implies the stock’s valuation compared to earnings growth potential. Investors look to invest in the stocks with a lower PEG ratio. For LKQ Corporation, the PEG ratio for coming 3-5 years is 0.72.
The technical analysis highlights that LKQ Corporation current is trading $1.09 points away or +3.15% from its 50-day moving average of $34.70. Further it is trading $3.48 or +10.77% away its 200-day moving average of $32.31.
The 52-week high of LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) was $36.35 while lowest point recorded in 52-week was $23.95. It implies if stock price makes a movement of over $-0.56, it will record a new 52-week high. In the case of +49.44% drop, it will touch a new 52-week low.
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