When we look at any long-term prospect, we like to get a feel for what the company has achieved in terms of growth over the past decade at least. LKQ Corporation (LKQ), for example, has an enviable record with respect to its 10-year financials. With revenues currently coming in at $12.47 billion over a trailing twelve-month average, this means that the 10-year top-line growth average comes in at almost 20%. Operating profit over the same time frame has a growth average of close to 16.5%. These are very impressive numbers, to say the least.
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