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Instant Analysis: Genuine Parts Company Gives a Small Boost to Auto Parts Stocks”

What happened

Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC), owner of NAPA Auto Parts, became the first of the major auto parts companies to report earnings and sales for its first-quarter period ending on March 21.

The key issue to focus on is automotive group comparable sales, which can be seen in the chart below. I’ve also included the most directly applicable sales numbers for its peers,O’Reilly....More>>>

The Looming Technology That Could Crash The Auto Parts Party

Auto part retailers have long been the darlings of the retail industry with consistent earnings growth, the highest margins in the sector, and protection from online players. And as a result, the stocks have been rewarded with a high valuation and market outperformance. However, there’s a looming technology that could disrupt the industry that I don’t think is being accounted....More>>>

The Looming Technology That Could Crash The Auto Parts Party

Auto part retailers have long been the darlings of the retail industry with consistent earnings growth, the highest margins in the sector, and protection from online players. And as a result, the stocks have been rewarded with a high valuation and market outperformance. However, there’s a looming technology that could disrupt the industry that I don’t think is being accounted....More>>>