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Auto parts stocks

Ready to invest in the car parts industry? Consider these 9 stocks.

The best auto parts stocks depend on your portfolio and investment goals — while volatility can be ideal for day traders, long-term investors will want to look to stocks with steadier gains over time.

How to buy auto parts stocks

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  1. Compare share trading platforms. Use our comparison table to narrow down top brokers by fees and bonuses.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. You’ll need personal and financial details, like your contact and bank information.
  3. Search for the stock you're interested in. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol, like AZO or AAP.
  4. Decide on how many to buy. Some brokers will allow you to purchase fractional shares, while others require you to purchase whole shares.
  5. Choose an order type. Invest in the auto parts stocks now with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches your desired price.
  6. Buy the stock. Tap or click the Buy button on your brokerage account. Once you’ve invested in the car parts industry, track how your stock performs to decide when it’s time to sell.

Take a deeper dive into auto parts stocks

We round up a selection of stocks in or related to the car parts industry, weighting the list more heavily towards popular mid- and large-cap US stocks.

1. AutoZone (AZO)

AutoZone, Inc. retails and distributes automotive replacement parts and accessories. The company offers various products for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans, and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, and non-automotive products.

AutoZone stock opened the day at $1,546.85 after a previous close of $1,549.45. The latest price was $1,542.90 (25 minute delay). AutoZone is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD14.3 billion and employs 60,000 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $32,138,310,000
  • P/E ratio: 19.9823
  • PEG ratio: 1.2224

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2. Advance Auto Parts (AAP)

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. provides automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles, and light and heavy duty trucks. The company offers battery accessories; belts and hoses; brakes and brake pads; chassis and climate control parts; clutches and drive shafts; engines and engine parts; exhaust systems and parts; hub assemblies; ignition components and wires; radiators and cooling parts; starters and alternators; and steering and alignment parts.

Advance Auto Parts stock opened the day at $210.41 after a previous close of $211.05. The latest price was $208.56 (25 minute delay). Advance Auto Parts is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$10.7 billion and employs 40,000 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $13,382,900,000
  • P/E ratio: 24.8771
  • PEG ratio: 1.352

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3. Sypris Solutions (SYPR)

Sypris Solutions, Inc. provides truck components, oil and gas pipeline components, and aerospace and defense electronics primarily in North America and Mexico. It operates through two segments, Sypris Technologies and Sypris Electronics.

Sypris Solutions stock opened the day at $3.60 after a previous close of $3.89. The latest price was $3.89 (25 minute delay). Sypris Solutions is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$79.9 million and employs 664 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $78,151,896
  • P/E ratio: 404.4445
  • PEG ratio: -0.56

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4. Genuine Parts Company (GPC)

Genuine Parts Company distributes automotive replacement parts, and industrial parts and materials. The company distributes automotive replacement parts for imported vehicles, hybrid and electric vehicles, trucks, SUVs, buses, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, farm vehicles, small engines, farm equipment, marine equipment, and heavy duty equipment; and accessory and supply items used by various automotive aftermarket customers, such as repair shops, service stations, fleet operators, automobile and truck dealers, leasing companies, bus and truck lines, mass merchandisers, farms, industrial concerns, and individuals. It also distributes industrial replacement parts and related supplies, such as bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission products, industrial automation and robotics, hoses, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial and safety supplies, and material handling products for original equipment manufacturer, as well as maintenance, repair, and operation customers in equipment and machinery, food and beverage, forest product, primary metal, pulp and paper, mining, automotive, oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, power generation, alternative energy, governments, transportation, ports, and other industries.

Genuine Parts Company stock opened the day at $128.51 after a previous close of $129.06. The latest price was $127.32 (25 minute delay). Genuine Parts Company is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$16.9 billion and employs 50,000 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $18,306,070,000
  • P/E ratio: 44.9543
  • PEG ratio: 1.9086

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5. Tenneco (TEN)

Tenneco Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells clean air, powertrain, and ride performance products and systems for light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, and aftermarket customers worldwide. The company operates through Clean Air, Powertrain, Ride Performance, and Motorparts segments.

Tenneco stock opened the day at $19.66 after a previous close of $19.70. The latest price was $19.30 (25 minute delay). Tenneco is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$16.3 billion and employs 73,000 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $1,604,951,040
  • PEG ratio: 0.1233

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6. Superior Industries International (SUP)

Superior Industries International, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells aluminum wheels to the original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket distributors in North America and Europe. The company supplies aluminum wheels to the automobile and light truck manufacturers.

Superior Industries International stock opened the day at $9.07 after a previous close of $9.13. The latest price was $8.76 (25 minute delay). Superior Industries International is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$1.2 billion and employs 7,600 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $223,667,100
  • P/E ratio: 820.1058
  • PEG ratio: 5.88

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7. OReilly Automotive (ORLY)

O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. , together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories in the United States. The company provides new and remanufactured automotive hard parts and maintenance items, such as alternators, batteries, brake system components, belts, chassis parts, driveline parts, engine parts, fuel pumps, hoses, starters, temperature control, water pumps, antifreeze, appearance products, engine additives, filters, fluids, lighting products, and oil and wiper blades; and accessories, including floor mats, seat covers, and truck accessories.

OReilly Automotive stock opened the day at $558.80 after a previous close of $557.16. The latest price was $561.57 (25 minute delay). OReilly Automotive is listed on the NASDAQ, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$12.2 billion and employs 77,383 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $40,184,832,000
  • P/E ratio: 21.6187
  • PEG ratio: 1.6145

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8. Magna International (MGA)

Magna International Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures components, assemblies, systems, subsystems, and modules for original equipment manufacturers of vehicles and light trucks worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Body Exteriors & Structures, Power & Vision, Seating Systems, and Complete Vehicles.

Magna International stock opened the day at $92.51 after a previous close of $93.34. The latest price was $90.93 (25 minute delay). Magna International is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$34.2 billion and employs 158,000 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $27,851,010,000
  • P/E ratio: 19.2256
  • PEG ratio: 0.85

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9. Lear Corporation (LEA)

Lear Corporation designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, and electrical distribution systems and related components for automotive original equipment manufacturers in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America. Its Seating segment offers seat systems, seat subsystems, key seat components, seat trim covers, seat mechanisms, seat foams, and headrests, as well as surface materials, such as leather and fabric for automobiles and light trucks, compact cars, pick-up trucks, and sport utility vehicles. The company's E-Systems segment provides electrical distribution and connection systems that route electrical signals and networks; and manage electrical power within the vehicle for various powertrains.

Lear Corporation stock opened the day at $185.70 after a previous close of $186.91. The latest price was $181.64 (25 minute delay). Lear Corporation is listed on the NYSE, has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$17.9 billion and employs 174,600 staff.

  • Market capitalization: $10,679,040,000
  • P/E ratio: 37.591
  • PEG ratio: 0.3646

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Bottom line

While it’s possible to turn a profit investing in auto parts stocks, keep in mind that — like any investment — auto parts stocks are not immune to risk. These stocks are subject to fluctuating conditions — both in the market and in the car parts industry, so carefully vet your picks before you invest. And if you’re new to investing, or if it’s been awhile since you’ve taken a critical look at your investing accounts, compare brokers to make sure you’re getting the best features in your trading account.

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