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  • Genuine Parts - GPC - Barchart Chart Of The Day 0 comments
    Dec 24, 2011 11:22 AM | about stocks: GPC
    Barchart.coms Chart of the Day - Genuine Parts (NYSE:GPC)
    Barchart Research Team - - Fri Dec 23, 6:44PM CST
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    GPC - Genuine Parts Company
    Sym Last Chg Pct
    GPC 61.57 +1.07 +1.77%

    The "Chart of the Day" is Genuine Parts (GPC), which showed up on Friday's Barchart "All Time High" list. Genuine Parts on Friday posted a new all-time high of $61.65 and closed up 1.77%. TrendSpotter has been Long since Dec 2 at $59.52. In recent news on the stock, Genuine Parts on Oct 18 reported Q3 EPS of 97 cents versus the consensus of 94 cents. Management said it sees gradual gross margin improvement in fiscal year 2012. Genuine Parts Company, with a market cap of $9.3 billion, is a distributor of automotive replacement parts in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.


    How we found the Chart of the Day:

    We found the "Chart of the Day" by scanning the Barchart "All Time High" list. In order to get to that list, we first clicked on the Stocks menu item on the Barchart home page, then on the "All Time Highs" menu item on the left menu bar. We then sorted the list by percentage gainers by clicking on the "Percent" column title. A stock that has posted a new All-Time high is typically showing strong upside momentum.

    The status of Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the web site when you read this report.

    • TrendSpotter: Buy
    • Short-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Overall Average 100% Buy

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