Auto Trader Group PLC Company Profile (LON:AUTO)

About Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)

Auto Trader Group PLC logoAuto Trader Group plc is a digital automotive marketplace. The Company is engaged in the business of buying and selling new and used vehicles. The Company also operates similar business in Ireland through its Website carzone.ie. The Company caters to various types of customer, including Trade, which consists of revenue from retailer customers and revenue from other products and services provided to retailers and home traders to support their online activities; Consumer services, which comprises revenue from individuals for vehicle advertisements on the Company's Websites, and also includes revenue derived from third-party services directed at consumers relating to their motoring needs, such as insurance and loan finance, and Display advertising, which consists of revenue from customers and advertising agencies for placing display advertising on the Company's Websites. Its subsidiaries include Auto Trader Holding Limited, Trader Licensing Limited and Webzone Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:AUTO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £4.09 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 988,275,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 403.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 397.94
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 307.80 - GBX 425.20
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.97
  • P/E Growth: 1.60
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £297.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 13.77
  • Book Value: GBX (0.02) per share
  • Price / Book: -207.10
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £191.1 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.90 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)

What is Auto Trader Group PLC's stock symbol?

Auto Trader Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AUTO."

How often does Auto Trader Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Auto Trader Group PLC?

Auto Trader Group PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.70 per share on Friday, January 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 5th. This is a boost from Auto Trader Group PLC's previous dividend of $1.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Auto Trader Group PLC's Dividend History.

When will Auto Trader Group PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Auto Trader Group PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Auto Trader Group PLC.

Where is Auto Trader Group PLC's stock going? Where will Auto Trader Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Auto Trader Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 350 to GBX 530. On average, they expect Auto Trader Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 451.21 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Auto Trader Group PLC.

Who are some of Auto Trader Group PLC's key competitors?

How do I buy Auto Trader Group PLC stock?

Shares of Auto Trader Group PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Auto Trader Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Auto Trader Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 414.20.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 451.21

Analysts' Ratings History for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 530View Rating Details
5/17/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageSellGBX 350View Rating Details
5/9/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 360View Rating Details
3/31/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 400 -> GBX 435View Rating Details
1/25/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 415 -> GBX 425View Rating Details
1/16/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeSellGBX 490View Rating Details
1/13/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 468View Rating Details
1/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
11/11/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 520View Rating Details
11/10/2016Numis Securities LtdBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 495 -> GBX 515View Rating Details
11/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 456View Rating Details
9/2/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
7/7/2016Panmure GordonInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 417View Rating Details
6/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 406View Rating Details
2/24/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 420 -> GBX 490View Rating Details
11/16/2015Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.48 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/10/2016GBX 1.700.43%1/5/20171/5/20171/27/2017
6/9/2016GBX 10.24%9/1/20169/1/20169/30/2016
11/13/2015€0.500.13%1/7/20161/7/20161/29/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/29/2016Sean GlitheroInsiderSell600,000GBX 399£2,394,000
6/24/2016Keens,David WInsiderBuy25,000GBX 358£89,500
4/6/2016Mather,TrevorInsiderSell7,134,581GBX 370£26,397,949.70
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
Latest Headlines for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC's (AUTO) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBerenberg Bank Begins Coverage on Auto Trader Group PLC (AUTO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 12:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:53 AM
seekingalpha.com logoHow To Trade Cars.com Spin-Off
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 1:46 AM
lse.co.uk logoAuto Trader Makes Small Bolt-On Buy With Motor Trade Delivery Purchase - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - April 25 at 3:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Receives "Underperform" Rating from Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 10:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AUTO-GB : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) PT Raised to GBX 435
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 3:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC's (AUTO) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 12:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) PT Raised to GBX 435 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 3:46 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Auto Trader appoints Nathan Coe as COO
www.reuters.com - March 29 at 12:49 PM
lse.co.uk logoAuto Trader Promotes Operations Director Nathan Coe To COO - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - March 29 at 12:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 3:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAuto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLiberum Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Auto Trader Group PLC (AUTO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestment Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for March, 9th (ASC, AUTO, AZN, BAG, BARC, BATS, BEI, BVIC, CAL, CAPC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 9:00 AM
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www.ft.com - March 1 at 3:43 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:46 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:26 PM
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This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff