ORLY : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Bull of the Day: Motorcar Parts (MPAA) - Bull of the Day

    February 19, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Motorcar Parts (MPAA) - Bull of the Day
  2. Pep Boys Earnings Slump in 1Q - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Pep Boys's adjusted earnings declined 60% to 2 cents per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2013
  3. Standard Motors Remains Outperform - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2013
    On June 7, we maintained our Outperform recommendation on Standard Motor based on its strong brand recognition.
  4. Stock Market News for February 8, 2013 - Market News

    February 8, 2013
    Investor sentiment was dampened yesterday following weak earnings and a discouraging outcome to the ECB meeting, dragging ...
  5. Pep Boys to Buyback Shares - Analyst Blog

    December 14, 2012
    In a bid to enhance shareholders' value, Pep Boys -- Manny, Moe & Jack (PBY) recently announced a share repurchase program ...
  6. Mixed Bag from Pep Boys - Analyst Blog

    December 7, 2012
    Pep Boys -- Manny, Moe & Jack (PBY) reported a significant increase in profits to $13.2 million or 25 cents per share (excluding ...
  7. AutoZone Beats, Profits Rise - Analyst Blog

    December 4, 2012
    AutoZone Inc. (AZO) reported a 15.6% rise in earnings per share to $5.41 in the fiscal first quarter ended November 17, 2 ...
  8. Standard Motor Stays at Outperform - Analyst Blog

    November 9, 2012
    We are reiterating our Outperform recommendation on Standard Motor Product Inc. (SMP). The leading manufacturer and distributor ...
  9. Standard Motor Beats on Both Lines - Analyst Blog

    November 1, 2012
    Standard Motor Product Inc. (SMP) reported a 23.7% rise in adjusted earnings per share to 73 cents in the third quarter of ...
  10. AutoZone's EPS Beats but Sales Miss - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    AutoZone Inc. (AZO) witnessed a 17.8% rise in earnings to $8.46 per share in the fiscal fourth quarter ended August 25, 2 ...
  11. O'Reilly Automotive, Inc and More Big Movers in Services on September ...

    September 13, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq increasing 0.3%, the S&P 500 climbing 0.1% and the Dow up 0.2%. The Services ...
  12. Pep Boys Profits Jump - Analyst Blog

    September 6, 2012
    Pep Boys -- Manny, Moe & Jack (PBY) saw more than six-fold jump in profits to $76.7 million or $1.43 per share (excluding ...
  13. Today's Major Services Sector Movers

    July 19, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is up 2.4%, the S&P 500 has risen 1.9% and the Dow has moved up 1.7%. The Services ...
  14. Auto Parts Stocks Looking Attractive

    July 3, 2012
    Auto parts retailers haven't sold off this much since 2008.
  15. Biggest Services Sector Movers for June 27, 2012

    June 27, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq has risen 0.7%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.7% and the Dow is trading up 0.6%. The ...
  16. Advance Auto Parts Still Top Notch

    May 22, 2012
    The sell-off has made shares in Advance Auto very attractive again. Even assuming the company's guidance is accurate at $68 ...
  17. Auto Parts In Gear

    January 11, 2012
    Auto part suppliers are a great way to play the apparent auto rebound, while hedging against a head fake.
  18. 4 Hot Picks from a Small-Cap Manager

    November 16, 2011
    Villere Balanced Fund (VILLX) has amassed an outstanding track record of returns within the Morningstar Moderate Allocation ...
  19. AutoZone's Successful Drive Continues

    September 26, 2011
    AutoZone posted yet another outstanding quarter and full fiscal year results. The company and the stock both continue their ...
  20. Tires Help Pep Boys' Profits Roll

    September 9, 2011
    Pep Boys' earnings got a boost from its acquisition of a tire company, but organic sales were sluggish for the auto parts ...
  21. S&P 500 - August Winners

    September 6, 2011
    Despite the overall carnage in the market, there were some winners in the S&P 500 in August 2011. These stocks benefited ...
  22. Buybacks To Create Value

    August 16, 2011
    Buybacks will generate tremendous value for shareholders who are patient enough to let the leverage created take effect.
  23. Genuine Parts Quietly Succeeds

    July 20, 2011
    Automotive and industrial company Genuine Parts reported a fine second quarter. More investors might want to take notice ...
  24. Pep Boys Falls Behind

    June 8, 2011
    Pep Boys' essentially-flat quarter in the highly competitive auto repair and service space isn't good enough to keep up.
  25. Autozone Accelerates

    May 27, 2011
    Autozone had another blistering quarter as it continues to grow its earnings and its stock price.
  26. Source Capital: A Small Cap You Can Count On

    March 14, 2011
    Investors looking for a stable small-cap investment should have a look at this closed-end fund.
  27. AutoZone Not Sputtering

    March 3, 2011
    With car sales spiking, are auto parts retailers worried?
  28. 5 Important Earnings Announcements For February 16

    February 15, 2011
    Earnings reports are significant events for every stock. Here are 5 earnings announcement for February 16 to check out.
  29. Retailers To Watch In 2011

    January 4, 2011
    Most retailers had a nice run in 2010 and it will be tough to replicate such a performance in 2011. However, retailers carrying ...
  30. AutoZone Unlikely To Break Down

    December 9, 2010
    Autozone's multiple isn't unreasonable, if the company keeps growing the bottom line in the double digits.
  31. Putting The Brakes On SORL Auto Parts

    November 19, 2010
    SORL Auto Parts' broad international reach is its greatest asset - but is that enough to create sustainability?
  32. 4 Actively Managed ETFs To Watch

    November 16, 2010
    Investors will watch these ETFs to see if the fund managers new roles in managing ETFs can yield consistent index beating ...
  33. Advance Auto Hits The Gas Pedal

    November 15, 2010
    The increasing age of cars on the road could create a roaring future for Advance Auto Parts, and the entire auto parts industry.
  34. Earnings Engine Still Strong At AutoZone

    September 23, 2010
    AutoZone's performance can be accreddited to both the company's skillful capital allocation of management and the relative ...
  35. Pep Boys' Earnings Edge Up

    September 13, 2010
    Pep Boys had another successful quarter with improved sales and profits, continuing a trend.
  36. Advance Auto Parts Continues A Winning Formula

    August 16, 2010
    In a sketchy retail environment, Advance Auto keeps finding paths to profitable growth
  37. Advance Auto Parts Continues To Prosper

    August 16, 2010
    Advance Auto shows how auto parts can offer a stable business that thrives when times are tough.
  38. Genuine Parts' Genuinely Good Quarter

    July 20, 2010
    Genuine Parts continued its strong rebound this year with an impressive second quarter earnings report.
  39. Pep Boys Fails To Impress (PBY, AZO, AAP, ORLY, PRTS)

    June 15, 2010
    Pep Boys turned in modest Q1 earnings results, which didn't impress the market. The stock is languishing due to the dominance ...
  40. Advance Auto Looks Relatively Cheap

    June 10, 2010
    A relative valuation is not perfect, but in the case of Advance Auto, it offers a valuable reference in light of the company's ...
  41. AutoZone Firing On All Cylinders

    May 31, 2010
    This company has created enormous value for many years by squeezing out efficiencies and buying back shares.
  42. Share Buybacks And Human Resources

    April 13, 2010
    When is a share buy back a bad idea? All too often if you're one of the company's employees.
  43. AutoZone Keeps Charging Forward

    March 3, 2010
    AutoZone's quarterly results are the company's 14th consecutive quarter of double digit EPS growth.
  44. AutoZone Still Strong

    December 10, 2009
    AutoZone clearly illustrates the difference excellent management can make in a company's long-term performance.
  45. Clunker Collateral Damage?

    September 25, 2009
    Has the Cash for Clunkers program ruined things for the retail auto parts sector?
  46. Auto Parts Industry Remains Resilient

    September 16, 2009
    Pep Boys' earnings came in higher on slightly lower revenue. The company's competitors did even better.
  47. AutoZone Firing On All Cylinders

    May 13, 2009
    Autozone is a company that succeeds during a recession, as consumers would rather fix a car than buy a new one. We take a ...
  48. Pep Boys Rev Up After Stalling

    April 16, 2009
    Pep Boys reported dismal earnings last week but provided intriguing numbers for the current quarter, suggesting an improved ...
  49. Auto Parts Suppliers Benefit From Growing DIY Trend

    March 5, 2009
    As new car sales remain stalled, sales of auto parts for the DIY market shift into high gear.
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