Claybrook Capital LLC Invests $95,000 in O’Reilly Automotive Inc (ORLY) Stock

Claybrook Capital LLC acquired a new position in O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 276 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $95,000.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Virtus ETF Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in O’Reilly Automotive in the 4th quarter worth approximately $25,000. Berman Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in O’Reilly Automotive in the 4th quarter worth approximately $31,000. CNB Bank purchased a new stake in O’Reilly Automotive in the 4th quarter worth approximately $35,000. Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC purchased a new stake in O’Reilly Automotive in the 4th quarter worth approximately $39,000. Finally, Clean Yield Group purchased a new stake in O’Reilly Automotive in the 4th quarter worth approximately $40,000. 83.95% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

O’Reilly Automotive stock opened at $370.02 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.66, a quick ratio of 0.09 and a current ratio of 0.91. The firm has a market cap of $28.85 billion, a PE ratio of 22.98, a P/E/G ratio of 1.34 and a beta of 0.84. O’Reilly Automotive Inc has a fifty-two week low of $217.64 and a fifty-two week high of $394.42.

O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 6th. The specialty retailer reported $3.72 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $3.76 by ($0.04). The company had revenue of $2.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.33 billion. O’Reilly Automotive had a net margin of 13.89% and a return on equity of 318.99%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.90 EPS. As a group, equities analysts forecast that O’Reilly Automotive Inc will post 17.75 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, Chairman Gregory L. Henslee sold 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $374.37, for a total transaction of $18,718,500.00. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 65,922 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $24,679,219.14. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, SVP Larry Lee Ellis sold 800 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $376.23, for a total transaction of $300,984.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 1,156 shares in the company, valued at approximately $434,921.88. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 76,915 shares of company stock worth $28,949,149. Corporate insiders own 3.07% of the company’s stock.

Several research firms have issued reports on ORLY. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of O’Reilly Automotive from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 21st. Oppenheimer cut shares of O’Reilly Automotive from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, February 8th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of O’Reilly Automotive from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 27th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $318.00 target price on shares of O’Reilly Automotive in a research note on Tuesday, February 5th. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. O’Reilly Automotive has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $360.33.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This story was first reported by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives. If you are reading this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and international copyright & trademark law. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2019/03/17/claybrook-capital-llc-invests-95000-in-oreilly-automotive-inc-orly-stock.html.

O’Reilly Automotive Company Profile

O'Reilly Automotive, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories in the United States. The company provides new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, brake system components, batteries, belts, hoses, temperature controls, chassis parts, driveline parts, and engine parts; maintenance items comprising oil, antifreeze products, fluids, filters, wiper blades, lighting products, engine additives, and appearance products; and accessories, such as floor mats, seat covers, and truck accessories.

Featured Article: What are the most popular ETFs

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ORLY? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for O’Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for O`Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY)

Receive News & Ratings for O'Reilly Automotive Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for O'Reilly Automotive and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.