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: Automotive Systems
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CAAS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $163.6 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,644,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.00
  • 52 Week Range: $3.72 - $7.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 5.62
  • P/E Growth: 0.59
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $481.15 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.34
  • Book Value: $10.17 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.51
  • EBITDA: $41.16 million
  • Net Margins: 5.43%
  • Return on Equity: 8.30%
  • Return on Assets: 4.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.30%
  • Average Volume: 47,945 shs.
  • Beta: 2.19
  • Short Ratio: 2.06

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.14 by $0.14. The business earned $117.66 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $106.74 million. China Automotive Systems had a return on equity of 8.30% and a net margin of 5.43%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.14 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?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for China Automotive Systems' stock. Their predictions 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 are China Automotive Systems' key executives?

China Automotive Systems' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hanlin Chen, Chairman of the Board
  • Qizhou Wu, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Jie Li, Chief Financial Officer
  • Yiu Wong Tse Sr., Senior Vice President
  • Haimian Cai Ph.D., Vice President
  • Yijun XIA, Vice President
  • Robert Tung, Independent Director
  • Arthur Lap Tat Wong, Independent Director
  • Guangxun Xu, Independent Director

Who owns China Automotive Systems stock?

China Automotive Systems' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include CHEN HANLIN (56.41%) and MORGAN STANLEY (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends 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.

What is China Automotive Systems' stock price today?

One share of China Automotive Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.17.

MarketBeat Community Rating for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ CAAS)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  69 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  126
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Automotive Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $7.50 (45.07% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Price Target History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Analysts' Ratings History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/5/2017Greenridge GlobalUpgradeHold -> Buy$7.50LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


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
8/10/2017Q2 17$0.14$0.28$106.74 million$117.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.86 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.92 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ CAAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 62.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 4.96%
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)


Headline Trends for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS)
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China Automotive Systems (CAAS) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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