Home Sectors Consumer Cyclical Latest Fundamentals: Motorcar Parts Of America (NASDAQ: MPAA)

Latest Fundamentals: Motorcar Parts Of America (NASDAQ: MPAA)


Motorcar Parts Of America is part of the consumer cyclical sector and autos industry. Motorcar Parts of America Inc is a manufacturer, remanufacturer, and distributor of aftermarket automotive parts for import and domestic cars, light trucks, heavy duty, agricultural and industrial applications.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The MPAA stock showed a previous change of -2.69% with an open at 19.11 and a close of 18.47. It reached an intraday high of 19.20 and a low of 18.40.

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The stock has a market cap of $347.4m with 18.8m shares outstanding, of which the float is 18.3m shares. Trading volume reached 90,417 shares compared to its average volume of 124,475 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Motorcar Parts Of America shares returned 3.65% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -9.73%. Over three months, it changed -9.95%. In one year it has changed -16.24% and within that year its 52-week high was 27.19 and its 52-week low was 12.09. MPAA stock is 52.77% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 20.33 and a 50 day moving average of 19.78. Currently MPAA stock is trading -9.17% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

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The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 0.86 that ended on 31st of March 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 21.48. Based on 2 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.16. The TTM EPS is 1.47, which comes to a TTM PE of 12.56.

Below was the last reported quarterly diluted earnings per share:

4thQtr of 2018 (Reported on 06/13/2019): -0.16
3rdQtr of 2018 (Reported on 02/11/2019): 0.18
2ndQtr of 2018 (Reported on 01/08/2019): -0.27
1stQtr of 2018 (Reported on 08/09/2018): 0.47
4thQtr of 2017 (Reported on 06/14/2018): -0.13

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 4.83, which means it may be overvalued by -282.79%.

Indicators to Watch:

The current calculated beta is 1.52.

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 0.13%, return on assets is 0.07%, profit margin is -1.48%, price-to-sales is 1.04 and price-to-book is 1.28.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 1  :Valuation Score
 1  :Past Performance Score
 4  :Financial Strength Score
 4  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

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