LKQ Corporation (LKQ) EPS Estimated At $0.59 as of April, 26

Villere St Denis J & Co Llc sold 30,550 shares as the company's stock declined 7.91% with the market. The institutional investor held 76,771 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.34 million, up from 42,306 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock price is settled at $38.19 after trading hours. About 21.75M shares traded.

Analysts await LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) to report earnings on April, 26. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 16.35%. First Personal Financial Services now owns 3,852 shares of the auto parts company's stock valued at $157,000 after buying an additional 2,542 shares during the period.

Hallmark Capital Management Inc decreased Lkq Corp (LKQ) stake by 3.31% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Mendon Capital Advisors Corp who had been investing in Carolina Finl Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $816.94 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.88% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $51.4. About 1.08 million shares traded. Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) has risen 19.41% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.88% the S&P500. The stock of LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) earned "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, August 30. Therefore 64% are positive. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 2 by Brean Capital. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $2000 target. The rating was initiated by Stephens on Friday, September 9 with "Equal-Weight". Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company. Pembleton Susan Gillian also sold $1.76 million worth of Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ:NTRS) on Monday, February 26. The stock has "Hold" rating by Desjardins Securities on Thursday, February 4. Susquehanna Llp invested in 306,787 shares. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by LKQ Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 43.90 % EPS growth. During the same quarter a year ago, the company earned $0.35 EPS.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.5 in 2017 Q4. Taking a look at the daily price change trend and size of price movement it is recorded that LKQ spotted a negative behavior with drift of -0.26%. The ratio improved due to LKQ Corporation positioning: 27 sold and 166 reduced. 147 increased holdings while 77 funds took holdings. The auto parts company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.42 by ($0.01). Baldwin Brothers Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $886.58B market cap company. EPS is an indicator of company profit because the more earnings a company can generate per share, the more valuable each share is to investors. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Cypress Capital Mngmt Limited Liability reported 63,363 shares. Oakbrook Invs Ltd Com holds 0.03% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 11,590 shares. Wunderlich Managemnt has 1.76% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cambiar Investors Limited Liability Company invested in 0.07% or 109,354 shs. Smith Moore Co stated it has 0.26% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Comerica Bancorp reported 0.03% stake. Ajo Lp holds 141,200 shares. Pictet Asset Mgmt Limited has 360,292 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Captrust Financial has invested 0.01% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.66/share and a low EPS of $0.57/share. Natl Pension Ser holds 380,427 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio.

Among 8 analysts covering LKQ Corp (NASDAQ:LKQ), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. LKQ Corp had 11 analyst reports since October 26, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. In Thursday, January 4 report Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by Jefferies. Northcoast Research raised LKQ from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, February 12th. Zacks Investment Research's sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that follow LKQ.

JP Morgan initiated LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) on Tuesday, February 21 with "Overweight" rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) rating on Thursday, July 13. Robert W. Baird reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $47.00 price objective on shares of LKQ in a research note on Friday, December 22nd. Finally, BidaskClub cut LKQ from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st.

Nokomis Capital Llc, which manages about $289.90 million and $441.84M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Halcon Res Corp by 1.32M shares to 1.76 million shares, valued at $13.36 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $6.73 million activity. 10,301 shs valued at $445,425 were sold by Quinn John S on Friday, January 12. Another trade for 100,000 shares valued at $4.00 million was sold by WEBSTER WILLIAM M IV.

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