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PRTS -  USA Stock  

USD 14.68  0.16  1.10%

US Auto is selling at 14.68 as of the 17th of October 2021; that is 1.10 percent increase since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's lowest day price was 14.56. US Auto has only four percent chance of going through some form of financial distress over the next 2 years, but has generated negative returns over the last 90 days. Equity ratings for US Auto Parts are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 17th of September 2021 and ending today, the 17th of October 2021. Click here to learn more.
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Less than 4, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online provider of aftermarket auto parts and accessories in the United States and the Philippines., Inc. was incorporated in 1995 and is based in Torrance, California. US Auto operates under Internet Retail classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. The company has 48.09 M outstanding shares of which 9.12 M shares are at this time shorted by private and institutional investors with about 13.72 trading days to cover. More on US Auto Parts

US Auto Stock Highlights

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US Auto Parts generated a negative expected return over the last 90 days
US Auto Parts has high historical volatility and very poor performance
The company reported the previous year's revenue of 539.47 M. Net Loss for the year was (2.75 M) with profit before overhead, payroll, taxes, and interest of 155.37 M.
US Auto Parts currently holds about 33.15 M in cash with (43.26 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.63.
Over 80.0% of the company shares are owned by institutional investors
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Exercise or conversion by David Meniane of 10000 shares of US Auto subject to Rule 16b-3
Legal NameUS Auto Parts
CEO, DirectorLev Peker  (View All)
Average Analyst Recommendation
Analysts covering US Auto report their recommendations after researching US Auto's financial statements, talking to executives and customers, or listening in on US Auto's conference calls. The current trade recommendation is based on an ongoing consensus estimate among financial analysts covering US Auto Parts. The US Auto consensus assessment is calculated by taking the average forecast from all of the analysts covering US Auto.
Piotroski F Score
Piotroski F-Score is a popular financial indicator that puts together nine criteria to evaluate the financial strength of US Auto Parts based on its profitability, leverage, liquidity, source of funds, and operating efficiency. it is an academic score (developed by Joseph Piotroski in 2002) to determine the current strength of US Auto Parts financial position. Scores of 8 and 9 are usually classified as strong value stocks, whereas scores of 2 or below are considered weak value stocks.
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Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Weighted Average Shares40.6 M42.3 M
Sufficiently Down
Slightly volatile
Weighted Average Shares Diluted41.3 M42.3 M
Fairly Down
Slightly volatile
Net Cash Flow from Operations1.3 M(19.1 M)
Way Up
Slightly volatile
Total Assets141.6 M187 M
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Total Liabilities85.7 M103.5 M
Significantly Down
Slightly volatile
Current Assets106.9 M139.4 M
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Current Liabilities62.5 M72 M
Fairly Down
Slightly volatile
Total Debt15.1 M16.2 M
Significantly Down
Slightly volatile
Return on Average Assets(0.12)(1.1007)
Way Down
Slightly volatile
Gross Margin34.4235.0015
Fairly Down
Slightly volatile
Asset Turnover3.63.177
Moderately Up
Slightly volatile
Macroaxis Advice
Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of US Auto's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
Financial Strength
US Auto's financial strength is of vital concern to both outside investors and internal stakeholders. Efficiency and cost control are keys to US Auto's success, along with its ability to generate sufficient cash flow to pay bills, repay debt, and make a consistent year-to-year profit.
Financial leverage usually refers to the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand US Auto's financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of US Auto's total assets is financed by creditors.
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By using current balance sheet information, investors can analyze the liability, assets, and equity on US Auto's books and decide whether to invest or hold. Statistics such as return on equity (ROE), debt to equity (D/E) help investors determine how US Auto deploys its capital and how much of that capital is borrowed.
US Auto cash flow analysis is essential to understand how it generates and spends money over a specific period. It can also help you figure out where your money is going and how much cash you have available at a given moment. The company currently holds 32.35 M in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 0.34, which is about average as compared to similar companies. US Auto Parts has a current ratio of 1.83, which is within standard range for the sector.

Operating Cash Flow

1.32 MillionShare
US Auto Parts (PRTS) is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in USA and employs 1,649 people. The company currently falls under 'Small-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 651.17 M. Market capitalization usually refers to the total value of a company's stock within the entire market. To calculate US Auto's market, we take the total number of its shares issued and multiply it by US Auto's current market price. To manage market risk and economic uncertainty, many investors today build portfolios that are diversified across equities with different market capitalizations. However, as a general rule, conservative investors tend to hold large-cap stocks, and these looking for more risk prefer small-cap and mid-cap equities. US Auto Parts conducts business under Consumer Cyclical sector and is part of Internet Retail industry. The entity has 48.09 M outstanding shares of which 9.12 M shares are at this time shorted by private and institutional investors with about 13.72 trading days to cover. US Auto Parts currently holds about 33.15 M in cash with (43.26 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.63.
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US Auto Parts shows a total of 48.09 Million outstanding shares. The majority of US Auto Parts outstanding shares are owned by institutions. These other corporate entities are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to take positions in US Auto Parts to benefit from reduced commissions. Therefore, outside corporations are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in US Auto Parts. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of US Auto as this could imply that something significant has changed or about to change at the company. Also note that nearly one million nine hundred twenty-three thousand six hundred invesors are currently shorting US Auto expressing very little confidence in its future performance.

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US Auto Stock Price Odds Analysis

What are US Auto's target price odds to finish over the current price? In regard to a normal probability distribution, the odds of US Auto jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 92.94%. The US Auto Parts probability density function shows the probability of US Auto stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Given the investment horizon of 90 days the stock has a beta coefficient of 1.5549 indicating as the benchmark fluctuates upward, the company is expected to outperform it on average. However, if the benchmark returns are projected to be negative, US Auto will likely underperform. Additionally, the company has a negative alpha, implying that the risk taken by holding this instrument is not justified. US Auto Parts is significantly underperforming DOW.
 Odds Down 14.68HorizonTargetOdds Up 14.68 
7.01%90 days
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of US Auto to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 92.94 (This US Auto Parts probability density function shows the probability of US Auto Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

US Auto Stock Institutional Holders

Institutional Holdings refers to the ownership stake in US Auto that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. Institutions may purchase large blocks of US Auto's outstanding shares and can exert considerable influence upon its management. Institutional holders may also work to push the share price higher once they own the stock. Extensive social media coverage, TV shows, articles in high-profile magazines, and presentations at investor conferences help move the stock higher, increasing US Auto's value.
InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Hodges Capital Management IncCommon Shares772.9 K12.1 M
Tsfg LlcCommon Shares200K
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US Auto Historical Income Statement

US Auto Parts Income Statement is one of the three primary financial statements used for reporting US Auto's overall financial performance over a current year or for a given accounting period. An Income Statement sometimes referred to as the statement of US Auto Parts revenue and expense. US Auto Income Statement primarily focuses on the company's revenues and expenses during a particular period.
US Auto Operating Income is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. US Auto reported last year Operating Income of 295,000. As of 10/17/2021, Research and Development Expense is likely to grow to about 7.1 M, while Direct Expenses is likely to drop slightly above 263.1 M. View More Fundamentals

US Auto Stock Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for US Auto stock is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in US Auto stock price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for US Auto is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards US Auto Parts at a given time.

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US Auto Corporate Directors

US Auto corporate directors refer to members of an US Auto board of directors. The board of directors generally takes responsibility for the US Auto's affairs and long-term direction of the entity. A corporate director does not make decisions for the corporation on his own. As a member of the board of directors, she or he must function as a part of a group that makes decisions on behalf of the business only by the board of directors' meetings. To pass a resolution, a majority of US Auto's board members must vote for the resolution. The US Auto board of directors' duties also include the election, removal, and supervision of officers, including the adoption, amendment, and repeal of bylaws.
Bradley Wilson - Independent DirectorProfile
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The market value of US Auto Parts is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of US Auto that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of US Auto's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is US Auto's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because US Auto's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect US Auto Parts underlying business (such as pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between US Auto's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine US Auto value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, US Auto's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.