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AutoCanada Company Profile (TSE:ACQ)

Consensus Ratings for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$23.83

Analysts' Ratings History for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/28/2016GMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$20.00 -> C$23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$20.00 -> C$22.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldC$18.00 -> C$20.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperformC$23.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/21/2016National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetC$30.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/8/2016AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformC$26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/29/2015CormarkDowngradeBuy -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/4/2016        
8/11/2014$0.62$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2014$0.40$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/25/2014Q4 13$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.14$0.31$0.25
Q2 20162$0.51$0.60$0.56
Q3 20162$0.48$0.56$0.52
Q4 20162$0.43$0.51$0.47
Q1 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q2 20172$0.61$0.66$0.64
Q3 20172$0.57$0.63$0.60
Q4 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/26/2016QuarterlyC$0.101.97%5/26/20166/15/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2016QuarterlyC$0.255.79%2/25/20163/15/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.253.39%11/25/201512/15/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2015QuarterlyC$0.193.99%8/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2015QuarterlyC$0.212.4%5/27/20155/31/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/25/2014QuarterlyC$0.251.82%11/25/201412/15/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2014quarterlyC$0.222/28/20143/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013quarterlyC$0.2111/29/201312/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2013quarterlyC$0.195/31/20136/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013quarterlyC$0.182/28/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
12/31/2015Barry Lee JamesDirectorBuy410C$23.87C$9,786.70Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ)
DateHeadline
06/29/16 10:16 AMCanadian Stocks Continue To Recover Ground -- Canadian Commentary
06/28/16 02:22 PMCanadian Stocks Are Rebounding As Commodities Stabilize -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
06/28/16 09:03 AMAutoCanada, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACQ-CA : June 28, 2016 -
06/25/16 09:53 AMWere Analysts Bearish AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) This Week? - Engelwood Daily
06/15/16 02:17 PMCanadian Stocks Look To Recover From Recent Sell Off -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
06/01/16 10:40 AMTop Stocks for June - Fool contributor Matt Smith has no position in Brookfield Infrastructure. Nelson Smith: AutoCanada Inc. (TSX:ACQ). I continue to like stocks that have been beaten up by the market because of oversized exposure to Alberta. AutoCanada fits that bill ...
05/30/16 09:17 PMAutoCanada Inc. (ACQ) Given New C$22.00 Price Target at CIBC - Let Me Know About This - AutoCanada Inc. (ACQ) Given New C$22.00 Price Target at CIBCLet Me Know About ThisAutoCanada logo AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) had its price target hoisted by equities researchers at CIBC from C$20.00 to C$22.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday. CIBC's price objective indicates a potential upside of 5.52% from the ...
05/30/16 09:17 PMAutoCanada Inc. (ACQ) Given New C$22.00 Price Target at CIBC - Let Me Know About This - AutoCanada Inc. (ACQ) Given New C$22.00 Price Target at CIBCLet Me Know About ThisAutoCanada logo AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) had its price target hoisted by equities researchers at CIBC from C$20.00 to C$22.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday. CIBC's price objective indicates a potential upside of 5.52% from the ...
05/25/16 10:26 PMTSX listed corporate dividends and distributions declared May 25 - Brandon Sun - TSX listed corporate dividends and distributions declared May 25Brandon SunBmo Us High Dividend Covered Call Etf (TSX:ZWH.U): $0.1. Payable Jun 06. Record May 30.<. Bmo Covered Call Utilities Etf Units (TSX:ZWU): $0.078. Payable Jun 06. Record May 30.<. Autocanada Inc. (TSX:ACQ): $0.1. Payable Jun 15. Record May 31.<.
05/25/16 10:26 PMAutoCanada Inc. Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher After A Gap Up - Wall Street Hints and News - AutoCanada Inc. Can't Be More Safe. Trades Significantly Higher After A Gap UpWall Street Hints and NewsThe stock of AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) gapped up by $0.08 today and has $30.62 target or 50.00% above today's $20.41 share price. The 7 months technical chart setup indicates low risk for the $570.08M company. The gap was reported on May, 25 by ...
05/25/16 10:26 PMIs AutoCanada Inc.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased Again - Wall Street Hints and News - Is AutoCanada Inc.'s Fuel For Real? The Stock Just Increased AgainWall Street Hints and NewsThe stock of AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) is a huge mover today! The stock is up 1.01% or $0.2 after the news, hitting $20 per share. About 35,296 shares traded hands. AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) has declined 35.06% since October 16, 2015 and is ...
05/10/16 01:54 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces Voting Results -
05/09/16 03:14 PMAutoCanada, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? -
05/07/16 08:18 AMAutoCanada, Inc. (AOCIF) CEO Steven Landry on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Anthony Zicha – Scotia Capital, Inc. Chris Murray – AltaCorp Capital ... And our third lever is growth through acquisitions. In support of AutoCanada's continued growth, we have reduced the dividend from CAD 0.25 to CAD 0.10 per quarter.
05/07/16 08:18 AMAutoCanada's Q1 net jumps 46%, but dealership group cuts dividend - AutoCanada Inc.’s first-quarter net surged 46 percent to $7.3 millionCanadian ($5.6 million U.S.) as revenue rose 5.3 percent to C$666.9 million, due largely to dealership acquisitions over the past year. But with same-store revenue and gross profit down ...
05/06/16 08:56 AMAutoCanada Inc. Announces Q1, 2016 Quarterly Results - Canada NewsWire (press release) - AutoCanada Inc. Announces Q1, 2016 Quarterly ResultsCanada NewsWire (press release)The Company generated net earnings attributable to AutoCanada shareholders of $7.3 million or basic earnings per share of $0.27 versus basic earnings per share of $0.20 in the first quarter of 2015. Pre-tax earnings attributable to AutoCanada ...and more »
05/05/16 07:00 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces Q1, 2016 Quarterly Results -
05/05/16 08:54 AMAutoCanada (ACQ) Shares Cross 5% Yield Mark - In trading on Tuesday, shares of AutoCanada, Inc. (TSX: ACQ.TO) were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.00), with the stock changing hands as low as $19.40 on the day. Dividends are particularly important for ...
05/05/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 AutoCanada Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/29/16 01:36 PMETF’s with exposure to AutoCanada, Inc. : April 29, 2016 -
04/29/16 09:33 AMThree top stock picks from Scotia Wealth's Mike Newton - The Globe and Mail - The Globe and MailThree top stock picks from Scotia Wealth's Mike NewtonThe Globe and MailBased in Edmonton, AutoCanada operates or manages 48 dealerships across Canada and has over 3,600 employees. While analysts expect continued pressure in Alberta until its economy recovers from declining oil prices, I believe the sales decline has ...and more »
04/27/16 10:48 AMCanadian Stocks Are Up As Commodity Rise Continues -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq - Canadian Stocks Are Up As Commodity Rise Continues -- Canadian CommentaryNasdaqDisappointing financial reports from companies like Apple and Twitter are weighing on investor sentiment. Investors are also playing it cautious ahead of the Federal Reserve announcement this ... TO) is higher by 1.28 percent and Bombardier (BBD-B.TO ...
04/26/16 10:06 AMAutoCanada Announces Financing Agreement - Montreal Gazette - AutoCanada Announces Financing AgreementMontreal GazetteEDMONTON, April 25, 2016 /CNW/ - AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada" or the "Company") (TSX: ACQ) announced today that it has entered into a financing arrangement with PPH Holdings Inc. ("PPH"), a corporation wholly owned and controlled by Mr. Patrick ...and more »
04/25/16 05:00 AMAutoCanada Announces Financing Agreement -
04/21/16 10:01 AM3 Undervalued Stocks That Belong on Your Watch List - 3. AutoCanada Inc. AutoCanada Inc. (TSX:ACQ) is one of Canada’s largest multi-location automobile dealership groups with 54 operating dealerships, comprised of 62 franchises, in eight provinces. At today’s levels, its stock trades at just 11.5 times ...
04/20/16 10:30 AMAutoCanada Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Provides First Quarter Conference Call and ... - Stockhouse - AutoCanada Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Provides First Quarter Conference Call and ...StockhouseEDMONTON, April 19, 2016 /CNW/ - AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada" or the "Company") (TSX: ACQ) announces that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 on Thursday, May 5, 2016 after market close. The Company will hold a ...and more »
04/19/16 07:00 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings Release Date and Provides First Quarter Conference Call and AGM Webcast Details -
04/19/16 10:32 AMCanadian Stocks Are Climbing On Commodity Strength -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq - Canadian Stocks Are Climbing On Commodity Strength -- Canadian CommentaryNasdaqAutoCanada (ACQ.TO) is climbing 2.31 percent. The heavyweight Financial Index is increasing 0.28 percent. Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO) is higher by 0.39 percent and National Bank of Canada (NA.TO) is advancing 0.65 percent. Toronto-Dominion (TD.TO) is ...and more »
04/17/16 09:41 AMETF’s with exposure to AutoCanada, Inc. : April 17, 2016 -
04/15/16 01:05 PMHow Many AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - RiversideGazette.com - How Many AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)'s Analysts Are Bearish?RiversideGazette.comOut of 9 analysts covering Autocanada (TSE:ACQ), 6 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. Autocanada was the topic in 16 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a list of ...and more »
04/07/16 01:24 PMWere Analysts Bullish AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) This Week? - RiversideGazette.com - Were Analysts Bullish AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) This Week?RiversideGazette.comOut of 10 analysts covering Autocanada (TSE:ACQ), 6 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. Autocanada was the topic in 16 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a list of ...
04/07/16 07:24 AMAutoCanada, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ACQ-CA : April 7, 2016 -
04/04/16 02:56 PMETF’s with exposure to AutoCanada, Inc. : April 4, 2016 -
04/02/16 01:03 PMWhat's AutoCanada Inc. Upside After Today's Huge Increase? - Business Standard Tribune - What's AutoCanada Inc. Upside After Today's Huge Increase?Business Standard TribuneThe stock of AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 5.26% or $0.91 on March 31, hitting $18.22. About 160,562 shares traded hands. AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) has declined 27.47% since August 25, 2015 and is ...
03/24/16 04:44 PMETF’s with exposure to AutoCanada, Inc. : March 24, 2016 -
03/23/16 09:03 AMAutoCanada, Inc. :ACQ-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
03/22/16 12:56 PMAutoCanada, Inc. :ACQ-CA: Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
03/22/16 08:54 AMAutoCanada, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:ACQ) : March 22, 2016 -
03/21/16 07:25 AMAutoCanada, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACQ-CA : March 21, 2016 -
03/19/16 12:32 PMAutoCanada founder stepping down amid major management shakeup - AutoCanada Inc. founder Pat Priestner is stepping down as executive ... will become non-executive chairman in May and continue to advise on and participate in acquisitions while he remains in that job. “There comes a time when you have to let go a ...
03/19/16 12:32 PMAutoCanada overhauls executive ranks as it gets walloped by Alberta economy - Edmonton-based dealership group AutoCanada Inc. is undertaking a management overhaul in the ... revenue rose 2.6 per cent to $672.3 million due in large part to the company’s aggressive acquisition strategy, which has seen it add 23 new dealerships ...
03/19/16 12:32 PMAutoCanada undertakes major management shakeup - AutoCanada Inc. (ACQ.TO) founder Pat Priestner is leaving the executive chairman’s office in May to become non-executive chairman in a series of succession moves at the largest publicly traded auto-dealership company in Canada. Mr. Priestner plans to ...
03/18/16 04:38 PMEdited Transcript of ACQ.TO earnings conference call or presentation 18-Mar-16 3:00pm GMT -
03/17/16 07:00 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces Executive Appointment and Management Succession Plan -
03/17/16 07:00 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces 2015 Annual Adjusted Net Earnings Per Share of $1.64 -
03/17/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 AutoCanada Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
03/12/16 01:24 PMHow Analysts Feel About AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)? - Stock Caller - How Analysts Feel About AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)?Stock CallerOut of 9 analysts covering Autocanada (TSE:ACQ), 6 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. Autocanada was the topic in 16 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a list of ...Time to Buy AutoCanada Inc. After Today's Huge Increase?Business Standard Tribuneall 2 news articles »
03/07/16 07:26 AMAutoCanada, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ACQ-CA : March 7, 2016 -
03/05/16 01:38 PMHow Analysts Feel About AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)? - Franklin Independent - How Analysts Feel About AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ)?Franklin IndependentOut of 9 analysts covering Autocanada (TSE:ACQ), 6 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 60% are positive. Autocanada was the topic in 16 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below is a list of ...
02/24/16 01:17 PMAutoCanada Inc. Announces the Sale of Newmarket Infiniti Nissan - Canada NewsWire (press release) - AutoCanada Inc. Announces the Sale of Newmarket Infiniti NissanCanada NewsWire (press release)EDMONTON, Feb. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada" or the "Company") (TSX: ACQ) announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell the operating assets of Newmarket Infiniti Nissan in Newmarket, Ontario (collectively, the ...and more »
About AutoCanada

AutoCanada logoAutoCanada Inc. (AutoCanada) is a Canada-based multi-location automobile dealership company. The Company offers a diversified range of automotive products and services, including new vehicles, used vehicles, vehicle leasing, vehicle parts, vehicle maintenance and collision repair services, extended service contracts, vehicle protection products and other after-market products. The Company also arranges financing and insurance for vehicle purchases by its customers through third-party finance and insurance sources. The Company's business, held through its subsidiaries, is the operation of franchised automobile dealerships in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick. The Company operates approximately 50 dealerships, including over 60 franchises. It also offers a range of parts, service and collision repair services, extended warranties, and replacement and aftermarket automotive products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: ACQ
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.14
  • P/E Ratio: 21.66
  • P/E Growth: 0.48
  • Market Cap: $587.24M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.74 EPS
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AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ) Chart for Thursday, June, 30, 2016


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