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O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) set a new 52-week high on Thursday, American Banking and Market News reports. The company traded as high as $149.99 and last traded at $146.85, with a volume of 2,225,320 shares. The stock had previously closed at $134.56.

A number of research firms have recently commented on ORLY. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of O’Reilly Automotive in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a $141.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Northcoast Research upgraded shares of O’Reilly Automotive from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday. Finally, analysts at ISI Group upgraded shares of O’Reilly Automotive from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Monday. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $128.08.

O’Reilly Automotive has a 52 week low of $97.77 and a 52 week high of $137.28. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $131.5 and a 200-day moving average of $126.7. The company has a market cap of $15.746 billion and a P/E ratio of 23.34.

O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 6th. The company reported $1.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $1.62 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.60 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.14 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that O’Reilly Automotive will post $6.78 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

O’Reilly Automotive, Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories in the United States, selling its products to both do-it-yourself (DIY) customers and professional service providers.

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