O'Reilly Automotive Rises On Unusually High Volume (ORLY)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- O'Reilly Automotive (Nasdaq: ORLY) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 4.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 4.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $7.45 (+8.1%) at $100.04 as of 4 p.m. ET.

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O'Reilly Automotive has a market cap of $10.67 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are up 4.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

O'Reilly Automotive, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates O'Reilly Automotive as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full O'Reilly Automotive Ratings Report.

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