Pre-Market Technical Recap on Auto Parts Stocks -- Gentex, LKQ Corp., American Axle & Manufacturing, and Delphi Automotive

NEW YORK, September 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a Stock Review on GNTX, LKQ, AXL, or DLPH then come over to and sign up for your free customized report today. The high average age of cars on US roads should continue to boost replacement demand for cars as well as car parts as per Zacks. By 2021, around 81 million vehicles are expected to be over 16 years old compared with 62 million vehicles today, according to IHS Automotive. These will benefit replacement part manufacturers and retailers, apart from new vehicle manufacturers and retailers. This morning, draws attention to four equities, namely: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ: GNTX), LKQ Corp. (NASDAQ: LKQ), American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. (NYSE: AXL), and Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH). Daily Stock Tracker provides great insights on these stocks in its free research reports at:


Shares in Zeeland, Michigan headquartered Gentex Corp. ended Friday's session 1.09% higher at $18.47 with a total trading volume of 1.33 million shares. The stock has advanced 8.20% in the last month. The Company's shares are trading 3.31% above their 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Gentex, which designs, develops, manufactures, and markets automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry; dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry; and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry worldwide, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 63.96.

On August 23rd, 2017, Gentex announced that its Board of Directors recently declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share that will be payable on October 18th, 2017 to shareholders of record of the common stock at the close of business on October 06th, 2017.

On August 24th, 2017, research firm Robert W. Baird upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Outperform', with a target price of $22 per share. Free research report on GNTX is available at: LKQ Corp. 

Chicago, Illinois headquartered LKQ Corp.'s shares rose 0.20%, closing the day at $34.72. A total volume of 919,221 shares was traded. The stock has advanced 1.79% in the last month, 7.36% in the previous three months, and 13.28% on an YTD basis. The Company's shares are trading 3.92% and 9.18% above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of LKQ Corp., which together with its subsidiaries, distribute replacement parts, components, and systems used in the repair and maintenance of vehicles in North America, Europe, and Taiwan, have an RSI of 63.75. The complimentary research report on LKQ can be downloaded at: American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings 

Last Friday, shares in Detroit, Michigan headquartered American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc. ("AXL") jumped 4.86%, closing the session at $15.32. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.34 million shares, which was higher than its three months average volume of 1.77 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 8.73% in the last one month. The stock is trading 2.06% above its 50-day moving average. Furthermore, shares of AXL, which together with its subsidiaries, designs, engineers, validates, and manufactures driveline and drivetrain systems, and related components and chassis modules for the automotive industry in the US, Canada, Mexico, South America, Asia, Europe, and internationally, have an RSI of 62.96.

On August 08th, 2017, AXL has named Timothy E. Bowes President - Casting. In this role, he will lead the Company's casting business operations and will report to Michael K. Simonte, AXL's President. Bowes joined the Company in 2015, and previously held the position of Senior Vice President - Strategy & Business Development. Visit today and access our complete research report on AXL at: Delphi Automotive 

Gillingham, the UK-based Delphi Automotive PLC's ("DLPH") stock finished the session 1.27% higher at $97.62 with a total trading volume of 1.05 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 5.13% in the last month, 10.77% over the previous three months, and 44.94% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 6.90% and 21.76%, respectively. Additionally, shares of DLPH, which together with its subsidiaries, manufacturers vehicle components; and provides electrical and electronic, powertrain, and safety technology solutions to the automotive and commercial vehicle markets worldwide, have an RSI of 73.03.

On August 18th, 2017, DLPH announced that it has signed a commercial partnership agreement with Innoviz Technologies, a leading Israeli-based company developing LiDAR technology for the mass commercialization of autonomous vehicles. Innoviz's proprietary LiDAR sensing solutions will be integrated into DLPH's systems to provide automakers with a comprehensive portfolio of autonomous driving technologies. Get free access to your research report on DLPH at:


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