China Automotive Systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:CAAS)

About China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)

China Automotive Systems logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc., (China Automotive) is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, Great Genesis Holdings Limited (Genesis), owns interests in over eight Sino-joint ventures and over five subsidiaries in the People's Republic of China (PRC), which manufacture power steering systems and/or related products for various segments of the automobile industry. Genesis also owns interests in a Brazil-based trading company, which engages mainly in the import and sales of automotive parts in Brazil. Henglong USA Corporation (HLUSA), which is a subsidiary of the Company, engages in marketing of automotive parts in North America, and provides after sales service and research and development support. The Company's geographical segments include the United States, China and other foreign countries. One of its subsidiaries, Shenyang Jinbei Henglong Automotive Steering System Co., Ltd., focuses on power steering parts for light duty vehicles.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto Parts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CAAS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.caasauto.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $159.8 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,644,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.80
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.15
  • 52 Week Range: $3.10 - $7.96
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.21
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.55
  • P/E Growth: 0.62
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $464.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.34
  • Book Value: $9.73 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.52
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $37.5 million
  • Net Margins: 5.47%
  • Return on Equity: 7.61%
  • Return on Assets: 3.82%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.58%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.33%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 45,721 shs.
  • Beta: 2.53
  • Short Ratio: 1.87
 

Frequently Asked Questions for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)

What is China Automotive Systems' stock symbol?

China Automotive Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CAAS."

How were China Automotive Systems' earnings last quarter?

China Automotive Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAAS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 11th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $119.31 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.36 million. China Automotive Systems had a return on equity of 7.61% and a net margin of 5.47%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.18 earnings per share. View China Automotive Systems' Earnings History.

Where is China Automotive Systems' stock going? Where will China Automotive Systems' stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for China Automotive Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $7.50. On average, they expect China Automotive Systems' share price to reach $7.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for China Automotive Systems.

Who are some of China Automotive Systems' key competitors?

Who owns China Automotive Systems stock?

China Automotive Systems' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include CHEN HANLIN (56.41%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.48%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.31%), UBS Group AG (0.45%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.28%) and Sensato Investors LLC (0.20%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for China Automotive Systems.

Who sold China Automotive Systems stock? Who is selling China Automotive Systems stock?

China Automotive Systems' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Automotive Systems.

Who bought China Automotive Systems stock? Who is buying China Automotive Systems stock?

China Automotive Systems' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co. and Stuyvesant Capital Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for China Automotive Systems.

How do I buy China Automotive Systems stock?

Shares of China Automotive Systems can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of China Automotive Systems stock cost?

One share of China Automotive Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Strong Buy (Score: 3.50)
Consensus Price Target: $7.50 (48.51% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/16/2017ValuEngineUpgradeBuy -> Strong-BuyLowView Rating Details
4/5/2017Greenridge GlobalUpgradeHold -> Buy$7.50LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Earnings by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Earnings History by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/11/2017Q1 17$0.19$0.18$118.36 million$119.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/201712/31/2016$0.19$0.18$134.95 million$149.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316$0.12$0.18$93.34 million$94.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2016Q216$0.20$0.17$107.58 million$101.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q116$0.22$0.18$121.76 million$116.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/30/2016Q415$0.20$0.22$108.22 million$120.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.23$0.13$114.38 million$90.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215$0.21$0.24$130.07 million$109.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115$0.23$0.26$126.44 million$123.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/26/2015Q414$0.27$0.28$132.03 million$135.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$0.21$0.24$115.04 million$101.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$0.22$0.39$119.62 million$115.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q114$0.21$0.24$114.65 million$114.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014Q413$0.22$0.26$116.09 million$129.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3$0.16$0.31$94.00 million$90.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.18$0.29$102.70 million$97.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.12$70.90 million$73.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.12$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.16$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2012$0.16$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.15$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2011$0.27$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.72 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.91 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/27/2014special$0.186/24/20146/26/20147/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 61.28%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 4.57%
Insider Trades by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/2/2014Wu QizhouCEOSell93,527$9.52$890,377.04View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Wu QizhouCEOSell26,473$9.48$250,964.04View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Daming HuInsiderSell26,400$9.16$241,824.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Latest Headlines for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Raised to Strong-Buy at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts Expect China Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) to Announce $0.14 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 10:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. Announces Receipt of Preliminary Non-Binding "Going Private" Proposal
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 11:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 12:56 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of China Automotive Systems Inc Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - May 11 at 9:45 PM
nasdaq.com logoChina Automotive Systems Q1 Profit Flat; Reiterates FY Revenue Guidance
www.nasdaq.com - May 11 at 9:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems Reports 2017 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network Invites You to the China Automotive Systems First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 4:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems to Announce 2017 First Quarter Financial Results on May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 10:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Expect China Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) to Post $0.19 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems (CAAS) Given News Impact Score of 0.24
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems (CAAS) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.17
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 2:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo China Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems (CAAS) Receives News Sentiment Rating of -0.20
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 2:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: China Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Given Consensus Rating of "Strong Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades China Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Upgraded at Greenridge Global
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 3:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 10:11 AM
rttnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems Inc Q4 Profit Retreats 16%
www.rttnews.com - March 30 at 4:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCHINA AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:30 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems posts 4Q profit
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 China Automotive Systems Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network Invites You to the China Automotive Systems Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, March 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems, Inc. (CAAS) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 8:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCHINA AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems to Announce 2016 Fourth Quarter Financial Results on March 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 3:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAuto Sales Hit Fresh High In 2016: ETFs And Stocks To Ride On
seekingalpha.com - January 6 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Reasons Value Stock Investors Will Love China Automotive Systems (CAAS)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems (CAAS) Jumps: Stock Rises 7.2%
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 12:08 PM
seekingalpha.com logoChina Automotive: Well That Came As A Huge Surprise... Or Not?
seekingalpha.com - December 3 at 3:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoChina Automotive Systems retreats after dizzying run
seekingalpha.com - November 30 at 9:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive (CAAS) Worth a Look: Stock Surges 24.6%
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 6:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Reasons Why China Automotive Systems (CAAS) is a Great Value Stock
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 3:01 PM
streetinsider.com logoChina Automotive Systems (CAAS) Commences Production of Electric Power Steering Systems for Fiat Chrysler
www.streetinsider.com - November 16 at 3:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems Enters into Fiat Chrysler EPS System Procurement Program
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 11:34 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCHINA AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 6:44 AM
bizjournals.com logoChina Automotive Systems Reports Higher Net Sales and Profit in the 2016 Third Quarter
www.bizjournals.com - November 10 at 3:28 PM
rttnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems Inc Q3 Earnings Advance 34%
www.rttnews.com - November 10 at 3:28 PM
cnbc.com logoChina Automotive Systems posts 3Q profit
www.cnbc.com - November 10 at 3:28 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 China Automotive Systems Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - November 10 at 12:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Calendar Invites You to the China Automotive Systems Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, November 10, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 8:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems to Announce 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results on November 10, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCHINA AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 3:18 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMore on China Automitive System's Q2
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 4:07 PM
rttnews.com logoChina Automotive Systems Q2 Profit Declines
www.rttnews.com - August 11 at 4:07 PM
cnbc.com logoChina Automotive Systems posts 2Q profit
www.cnbc.com - August 11 at 4:07 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 China Automotive Systems Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - August 11 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Calendar Invites You to the China Automotive Systems Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on Thursday, August 11, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Automotive Systems to Announce 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results on August 11, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 6:00 AM

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