How to buy O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY) shares in the UK

Learn how to easily invest in O'Reilly Automotive shares.

O'Reilly Automotive Inc (ORLY) is a publicly traded specialty retail business based in the US. It opened the day at $702.76 after a previous close of $701.77. During the day the price has varied from a low of $699.001 to a high of $710.69. The latest price was $706.23 (25 minute delay). O'Reilly Automotive is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 82,516 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in O'Reilly Automotive

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: ORLY in this case.
  5. Research O'Reilly Automotive shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your O'Reilly Automotive shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Fees for buying 5x O'Reilly Automotive shares with popular platforms

Both exchange rates and share prices fluctuate in real time, so the costs presented here should be considered as a guide only. They do not incorporate stamp duty. Always refer to the platform itself for availability and pricing – which may differ from our information.

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O'Reilly Automotive share price (NASDAQ:ORLY)

Use our graph to track the performance of ORLY stocks over time.

Is it a good time to buy O'Reilly Automotive stock?

The technical analysis gauge below displays real-time ratings for the timeframes you select. This is not a recommendation, however. It represents a technical analysis based on the most popular technical indicators: Moving Averages, Oscillators and Pivots. Finder might not concur and takes no responsibility.

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Is O'Reilly Automotive under- or over-valued?

Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value.

P/E ratio

O'Reilly Automotive's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 18x. In other words, O'Reilly Automotive shares trade at around 18x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

PEG ratio

O'Reilly Automotive's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1928. A PEG ratio close to 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares offer reasonable value for the current rate of growth.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into O'Reilly Automotive's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


O'Reilly Automotive's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $3.2 billion (£2.6 billion).

The EBITDA is a measure of a O'Reilly Automotive's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like O'Reilly Automotive.

Total ESG risk score

O'Reilly Automotive's total ESG risk: 17.52

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and O'Reilly Automotive's overall score of 17.52 (as at 12/31/2018) is excellent – landing it in it in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like O'Reilly Automotive is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Environmental score

O'Reilly Automotive's environmental score: 5.12/100

O'Reilly Automotive's environmental score of 5.12 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that O'Reilly Automotive is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Social score

O'Reilly Automotive's social score: 10.77/100

O'Reilly Automotive's social score of 10.77 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that O'Reilly Automotive is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Governance score

O'Reilly Automotive's governance score: 8.63/100

O'Reilly Automotive's governance score puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that O'Reilly Automotive is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

O'Reilly Automotive Inc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 17.52
Total ESG percentile 8.92
Environmental score 5.12
Environmental score percentile 6
Social score 10.77
Social score percentile 6
Governance score 8.63
Governance score percentile 6

O'Reilly Automotive shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-12-31.
Previous close$701.77
Change %0.6355%
Information last updated 2022-05-23.
52-week range$519.32 - $748.68
50-day moving average$673.333
200-day moving average$649.1404
Wall St. target price$746
PE ratio18.324
Dividend yield$0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM)$31.247

Do O'Reilly Automotive shares pay dividends?

We're not expecting O'Reilly Automotive to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, O'Reilly Automotive's shares have ranged in value from as little as $519.32 up to $748.68. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ORLY.US volatility(beta: 1.04)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while O'Reilly Automotive's is 1.0438. This would suggest that O'Reilly Automotive's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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