LKQ Full Year 2022 Earnings: EPS Misses Expectations
LKQ (NASDAQ:LKQ) Full Year 2022 Results
Key Financial Results
Revenue: US$12.8b (down 2.3% from FY 2021).
Net income: US$1.14b (up 4.8% from FY 2021).
Profit margin: 8.9% (up from 8.3% in FY 2021). The increase in margin was driven by lower expenses.
EPS: US$4.13 (up from US$3.67 in FY 2021).
All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period
LKQ EPS Misses Expectations
Revenue was in line with analyst estimates. Earnings per share (EPS) missed analyst estimates by 1.9%.
Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 2.6% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, compared to a 2.9% growth forecast for the Retail Distributors industry in the US.
Performance of the American Retail Distributors industry.
The company's shares are down 4.3% from a week ago.
It is worth noting though that we have found 2 warning signs for LKQ that you need to take into consideration.
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