Auto Trader Group PLC Company Profile (LON:AUTO)

About Auto Trader Group PLC

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:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: AUTO
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $400.67
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $393.92
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 307.80 - GBX 425.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.20
  • P/E Growth: 1.56
  • Market Cap: $3.98B
  • Outstanding Shares: 988,275,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 460.86

Analysts' Ratings History for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/7/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 530View 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, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 468View Rating Details
1/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
11/14/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 390View Rating Details
11/11/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 520View Rating Details
11/11/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View 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
6/27/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 406View Rating Details
2/24/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 420 -> GBX 490View Rating Details
11/16/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 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 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
11/13/2015GBX 0.500.13%1/7/20161/7/20161/29/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History 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

Latest Headlines for Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)
DateHeadline
News IconZooming in on Stock Levels: Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Searcy News (LON:AUTO)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 3:46 PM
News IconValue Focus: Following the Numbers for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - Benton Bulletin (LON:AUTO)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 3:46 PM
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bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 3:46 PM
News IconInvestor Chatter: Tracking Technical Indicators for Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - BVN (LON:AUTO)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 11:19 AM
News IconLevels in Review for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - Baldwin Journal (LON:AUTO)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 11:19 AM
News IconMarket Dish: Checking the Numbers for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - Baxter Review (LON:AUTO)
baxternewsreview.com - February 21 at 10:14 AM
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www.4-traders.com - February 20 at 9:13 AM
News IconInvestor Monitor: Looking Closer at Shares of Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - Midway Monitor (LON:AUTO)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 3:48 PM
News IconChart Level Analysis on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Providence Standard (LON:AUTO)
providencestandard.com - February 14 at 4:26 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThis value stock could gain 35%+ by the end of next year (LON:AUTO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:26 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThis value stock could gain 35%+ by the end of next year (LON:AUTO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:26 PM
News IconTechnical Trading: Focus on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Rives Journal (LON:AUTO)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 4:14 PM
News IconChecking in on Signals for Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - The Standard (LON:AUTO)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 4:13 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:13 PM
News IconTrading Insight: Taking a Look at Levels for Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:AUTO)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 3:52 PM
News IconAnalysts At Liberum Capital Reiterated Auto Trader Group Plc (LON:AUTO) As Buy - NewsDen (LON:AUTO)
newsden.net - February 7 at 4:38 PM
News IconTrading Spotlight on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Rives Journal (LON:AUTO)
rivesjournal.com - February 7 at 4:38 PM
News IconChecking Share Average and RSI Levels on Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:AUTO)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 3:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AUTO-GB : February 1, 2017 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 3:53 PM
News IconCCI Focus on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:AUTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 3:54 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoOrganic strategy can drive growth at Auto Trader, says Liberum (LON:AUTO)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 27 at 4:52 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoOrganic strategy can drive growth at Auto Trader Group PLC, says ... - Proactive Investors UK (LON:AUTO)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 27 at 4:52 PM
News IconInside the Numbers: Looking at This Stock: Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:AUTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 1:51 AM
News IconAnalysts At Barclays Capital Reiterated Auto Trader Group Plc (LON ... - NewsDen (LON:AUTO)
newsden.net - January 25 at 3:50 PM
News IconInvestor Probe: Watching Technicals for Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:AUTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 2:18 AM
capitalcube.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AUTO-GB : January 19, 2017 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - January 19 at 4:50 PM
News IconTechnical Action Update on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L) - Springdale Times (LON:AUTO)
springdaletimes.com - January 17 at 4:26 PM
News IconAuto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO): How fast will it grow? - Simply Wall St (LON:AUTO)
simplywall.st - January 17 at 4:26 PM
4-traders.com logoAuto Trader : *EXANE BNP RAISES AUTO TRADER PRICE TARGET TO 490 (460) PENCE - 'OUTPERFORM' (LON:AUTO)
www.4-traders.com - January 16 at 11:17 AM
News IconGoldman Sachs retained Auto Trader Group Plc (LON:AUTO) as 'Buy' With 468 PT - UK Market News (LON:AUTO)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 14 at 3:42 PM
News IconThe Panmure Gordon Reaffirmed "Buy" Rating for the Morses Club PLC (MCL) (LON:AUTO)
vgtoday.net - January 13 at 4:14 PM
News IconWhat should investors know about Auto Trader Group plc's (LSE:AUTO) growth? - Simply Wall St (LON:AUTO)
simplywall.st - January 9 at 4:49 PM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) - NewsDen (LON:AUTO)
newsden.net - January 6 at 3:50 PM
News IconAuto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO): What can we expect in the future? - Simply Wall St (LON:AUTO)
simplywall.st - January 5 at 4:04 PM
News IconWeekly Broker Update – Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) - NewsDen (LON:AUTO)
newsden.net - January 2 at 3:21 PM
News IconAnalysts Consensus For Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) - NewsDen (LON:AUTO)
newsden.net - December 27 at 8:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:AUTO) : December 23, 2016 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 23 at 3:50 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) - UK Market News (LON:AUTO)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 22 at 3:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AUTO-GB : December 22, 2016 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 22 at 3:46 PM
News IconSTV Group PLC (LON:STVG) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Peel Hunt (LON:AUTO)
flapship.com - December 22 at 2:51 AM
News IconFCF Score Review for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - The Business Journal (LON:AUTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 4:47 PM
News IconInvestors are Keeping Tabs on Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - The Business Journal (LON:AUTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 3:52 PM
News IconKeeping Tabs on Levels for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - The Business Journal (LON:AUTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 15 at 3:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Auto Trader Group Plc : December 13, 2016 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 3:44 PM
News IconAuto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) New Price Targets - UK Market News (LON:AUTO)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 12 at 8:40 AM
News IconTechnical Buzz on Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - The Business Journal (LON:AUTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 12 at 8:40 AM
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www.ft.com - December 9 at 3:45 PM
News IconLevels in Review for Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO) - The Business Journal (LON:AUTO)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 8 at 4:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoAuto Trader Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AUTO-GB : December 8, 2016 (LON:AUTO)
www.capitalcube.com - December 8 at 4:00 PM
News IconIT’S THREE IN A ROW FOR THE GALAXY AS FORD DOMINATES UK’S FASTEST SELLING CARS (LON:AUTO)
www.pressat.co.uk - December 7 at 9:21 PM

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

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

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Auto Trader Group PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 390 to GBX 530. On average, they anticipate Auto Trader Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 460.86 in the next year.

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 403.20.


Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff