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Last $162.11 USD
Change Today -0.54 / -0.33%
Volume 414.4K
As of 8:04 PM 07/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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Advance Auto Parts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items. It operates stores that offer brand name, original equipment manufacturer, and private label automotive products, including alternators, batteries, belts and hoses, brakes and brake pads, chassis parts, climate control parts, clutches, driveshafts, engines and engine parts, ignition parts, lighting, radiators, starters, spark plugs and wires, steering and alignment parts, transmissions, water pumps, and windshield wiper blades; accessories, such as air fresheners, automotive paint, anti-theft devices, emergency road kits, floor mats, ice scrapers, mirrors, seat and steering wheel covers, and vent shades; chemicals comprising antifreeze, brake and power steering fluid, car washes and waxes, freon, fuel additives, and windshield washer fluid; and oils, transmission fluids, and other automotive petroleum products for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles, and light and heavy duty trucks. The company also provides battery and wiper installation, battery charging, check engine light reading, electrical system testing, video clinics, loaner tool programs, and oil and battery recycling services, as well as loaner tool programs. In addition, it sells products online. The company serves do-it-yourself, do-it-for-me, or commercial customers in the northeastern, Mid-Atlantic, and southeastern regions of the United States. As of January 3, 2015, it operated 5,261 total stores and 111 distribution branches primarily under the Advance Auto Parts, Autopart International, Carquest, and Worldpac trade names, as well as served approximately 1,325 independently-owned Carquest stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company was founded in 1929 and is headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia.

41,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/3/15
Founded in 1929

advance auto parts inc (AAP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $930.3K
Total Annual Compensation: $670.7K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $710.6K
Executive Vice President of Merchandising, Ma...
Total Annual Compensation: $478.4K
Senior Vice President of Business Development...
Total Annual Compensation: $330.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

advance auto parts inc (AAP) Key Developments

Advance Auto Parts Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended April 25, 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

Advance Auto Parts Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended April 25, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $3,038,233,000 compared to $2,969,499,000 a year ago. Operating income was $262,528,000 compared to $255,802,000 a year ago. Income before provision for income taxes was $238,843,000 compared to $232,763,000 a year ago. Net income was $148,112,000 or $2.00 per diluted share compared to $147,726,000 or $2.01 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $102,211,000 compared to $81,131,000 a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $57,038,000 compared to $60,529,000 a year ago. Free cash flow was $45,173,000 compared to $20,602,000 a year ago. Total debt as on April 25, 2015 was $1,610,274,000 compared to $1,636,893,000 April 19, 2014. EBITDA was $1,238,204,000 compared to $1,218,637,000 a year ago. EBITDAR was $1,759,442,000 compared to $1,725,121,000 a year ago. The sales increase was driven by the addition of new stores over the past 12 months and a comparable store sales increase of 0.7%. For the full year of 2015, the company expects tax rate to be in the range of 37.5% - 38% and full-year interest expense to be approximately $64 million. As a result, the company is revising full year comparable cash EPS outlook down to $8.10 to $8.30. 2015 synergy estimates remain unchanged at $45 million to $55 million for the full year.

Advance Auto Parts Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on July 2, 2015

On May 20, 2015, the Board of Directors of Advance Auto Parts Inc. declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share to be paid on July 2, 2015 to stockholders of record as of June 19, 2015.

Advance Auto Parts Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 20, 2015

Advance Auto Parts Inc., Annual General Meeting, May 20, 2015., at 08:30 Eastern Daylight. Location: Advance Auto Parts, Inc., 5008 Airport Road. Agenda: To consider election of the twelve nominees to the Board of Directors to serve until the 2016 annual meeting of stockholders; to approve the compensation of the Company's named executive officers; to consider ratification of the appointment by the Audit Committee of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2015; to consider advisory vote on a stockholder proposal, if presented at Annual Meeting, regarding the ability of stockholders to act by written consent; and to consider action upon such other matters, if any, as may properly come before the meeting.


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