Foolish roundup Without mincing words, Genuine Parts consistently drives over its competitors and is the safest bet in auto parts supply. AutoZone's debt is a concern, Advance Auto Parts' growth is too inconsistent, and don't even get me started on the laughing stock of the sector, The Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack (NYSE:PBY). Genuine Parts' ancillary businesses and ever-expanding product line provide a degree of stability during tough economic times that its peers simply can't match. At just 15 times forward earnings and yielding 3%, this appears to be a smart income-producing play for at least the next decade.
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