How To Buy Advance Auto Parts Inc (AAP) Stock

226.73 ↓6.64 (-2.85%)
As of November 26, 2021, 12:59pm EST.


Advance Auto Parts (AAP) is a common stock listed on the NYSE exchange, which means you can buy the stock from most brokers. Follow the steps below to learn how to purchase shares of AAP.

  1. Open a brokerage account.

    Don't worry, it's easy and free to open a brokerage account. Below are a few of our favorite brokers where you can buy Advance Auto Parts stock from quickly and easily:

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  2. Fund your new account.

    You'll have to transfer money into your new brokerage account before you can buy the stock. Transferring via a bank transfer is recommended and the most common way to fund an account. Some brokers might allow funding via a debit or credit card.

  3. Search for AAP on the brokerage platform.

    Once your funds are in your account, look for Advance Auto Parts on your broker by searching for the name (Advance Auto Parts) or the ticker symbol (AAP).

  4. Buy the stock.

    Now that you've found Advance Auto Parts on your broker, you can submit a purchase order to buy the stock for $226.73 a share (current price). You may also be able to purchase fractional shares, depending on your broker.

    When submitting the purchase order, you may choose to buy shares of Advance Auto Parts at the current market price with a market order or at a set price using a limit order.

    • Market order: Buy or sell a stock immediately, at the current market price.
    • Limit order: Buy or sell a stock only once it reaches your target price.

    Once your order is submitted and fulfilled, you've just bought your first shares of Advance Auto Parts Inc. Congratulations!

Should You Buy AAP Stock Now?

In the past week, the price per share of Advance Auto Parts has gone down ↓5.10 (-2.20%) and the daily volume has dropped by more than half.. You should buy AAP now if you think the stock will recover soon or wait until you think it's done dropping.

In the end, no one nor metric can tell you whether or not AAP will go up or down in price. You should be comfortable with the risk of the investment and buy only when you think the time is right.

AAP Stock Performance

  • Current price: $226.73
  • Yesterday's price: $233.3700
  • Price Change (Last 24 Hours): ↓6.64 (-2.85%)
  • Price Change (Last 14 Days): ↓15.18 (-6.28%)

Sector Performance

  • Sector: Consumer Cyclical
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Industry Performance

  • Industry: Specialty Retail
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