OReilly Automotive (ORLY) : 18 analysts are covering OReilly Automotive (ORLY) and their average rating on the stock is 1.47, which is read as a Strong Buy. 13 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. OReilly Automotive (ORLY) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 4 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
OReilly Automotive (ORLY) : The consensus price target for OReilly Automotive (ORLY) is $306.5 for the short term with a standard deviation of $22.52. The most optimist securities analyst among the 14 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $336, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $266.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. OReilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY): The stock opened at $288.88 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $291.56 for the day. The stock traded down to $287.85 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $288.10 with a loss of -0.12% for the day. The stock had closed at $288.46 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 604,869 shares.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (EVP OF STORE OPERATIONS/SALES) of O Reilly Automotive Inc, Shaw Jeff M had sold 10,000 shares worth of $2,900,000 in a transaction dated July 28, 2016. In this transaction, 10,000 shares were sold at $290 per share.
OReilly Automotive, Inc. (OReilly) is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories in the United States. The Companys stores carry a product line, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items and various automotive accessories. As of December 31, 2014, the Company owned and operated 4,366 stores in 43 states, servicing both the do-it-yourself (DIY) customers and the professional service providers. OReillys stores offer new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, brake system components, batteries, belts, hoses, temperature control, chassis 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.