| LKQ is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, Co. is a global distributor of vehicle products, including replacement parts, components, and systems used in the repair and maintenance of vehicles, and specialty products and accessories. Co. distributes a variety of products to collision and mechanical repair shops, including aftermarket collision and mechanical products; recycled collision and mechanical products; refurbished collision products such as wheels, bumper covers and lights; and remanufactured engines and transmissions. In addition to its wholesale operations, Co. operates self service retail facilities that sell recycled automotive products from end-of-life vehicles. |
When researching a stock like LKQ, many investors are the most familiar with Fundamental Analysis — looking at a company's balance sheet, earnings, revenues, and what's happening in that company's underlying business. Investors who use Fundamental Analysis to identify good stocks to buy or sell can also benefit from LKQ Technical Analysis to help find a good entry or exit point. Technical Analysis is blind to the fundamentals and looks only at the trading data for LKQ stock — the real life supply and demand for the stock over time — and examines that data in different ways.