AutoZone (AZO) : Fridays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $39.5 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $37.89 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $1.61 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.04. The net money flow into the stock was $0 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $0 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. AutoZone (AZO) was trading at $739.89, down $4.88 during day. The stock slid -0.66% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded -1.8% over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 2.4% of AutoZone shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 96.2% of AutoZone shares.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Exec. Vice President) of Autozone Inc, Newbern Thomas B had sold 16,870 shares worth of $13,510,508 in a transaction dated August 11, 2016. In this transaction, 16,870 shares were sold at $800.86 per share.
AutoZone (NYSE:AZO): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $737.5 and the intraday high of $748.41 after having opened at $748.41 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $748.41, a loss of -0.68%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 213,615 shares. The stock failed to cross $748.41 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $744.77.
AutoZone (AZO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on AutoZone (AZO), hence the stock is down -8.13% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.32% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -8.26% and the stock has fallen -1.82% in the past 1 week.
AutoZone, Inc. (AutoZone) is a retailer and a distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. The Companys segments include Auto Parts Stores and Other. The Companys Auto Parts Stores segment includes Domestic Auto Parts, Mexico, Brazil and Interamerican Motor Corporation (IMC). The Companys Other segment includes business activities of ALLDATA, E-commerce and AutoAnything. The ALLDATA produces, sells and maintains diagnostic and repair information software used in the automotive repair industry. The e-commerce includes direct sales to customers through www.autozone.com. The AutoAnything includes direct sales to customers through www.autoanything.com. The Company operates approximately 5,069 AutoZone stores in the United States, including stores in Puerto Rico, Mexico, Brazil and IMC branches. IMC branches carry a line of original equipment import replacement parts.