NASDAQ:CAAS - China Automotive Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $2.92 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$2.92Today's Range$2.90 - $2.944152-Week Range$2.00 - $4.86Volume12,149 shsAverage Volume34,924 shsMarket Capitalization$92.40 millionP/E Ratio4.56Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.44 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email China Automotive Systems, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells automotive systems and components in the People's Republic of China. The company produces rack and pinion power steering gears for cars and light duty vehicles; integral power steering gears for heavy-duty vehicles; power steering parts for light duty vehicles; sensor modules; automobile steering systems and columns; and automobile electronic systems and parts. It is also involved in the marketing of automotive parts in North America and Brazil, as well as the provision of after sales, and research and development support services. The company primarily sells its products to the original equipment manufacturing customers. China Automotive Systems, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Jing Zhou, the People's Republic of China. Receive CAAS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CAAS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Motor vehicle parts & accessories Sub-IndustryN/A SectorAuto/Tires/Trucks Current SymbolNASDAQ:CAAS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.caasauto.com Phone86-71-6412-7912Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.51 Quick Ratio1.24Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.56 Forward P/E Ratio12.70 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$499.06 million Price / Sales0.19 Cash Flow$1.1231 per share Price / Cash Flow2.60 Book Value$9.67 per share Price / Book0.30Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.64 Net Income$-19,340,000.00 Net Margins-6.49% Return on Equity1.97% Return on Assets0.87%Miscellaneous Employees5,319 Outstanding Shares31,640,000Market Cap$92.40 million OptionableOptionable China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS) Frequently Asked Questions What is China Automotive Systems' stock symbol? China Automotive Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CAAS." How will China Automotive Systems' stock buyback program work? China Automotive Systems announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Friday, December 7th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $5,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 6.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were China Automotive Systems' earnings last quarter? China Automotive Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAAS) posted its earnings results on Friday, November, 9th. The auto parts company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.02. The auto parts company had revenue of $112.08 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.29 million. China Automotive Systems had a positive return on equity of 1.97% and a negative net margin of 6.49%. View China Automotive Systems' Earnings History. When is China Automotive Systems' next earnings date? China Automotive Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for China Automotive Systems. What guidance has China Automotive Systems issued on next quarter's earnings? China Automotive Systems updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $510-520 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $518.86 million. Has China Automotive Systems been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about CAAS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. China Automotive Systems earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the auto parts company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of China Automotive Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to China Automotive Systems include Commercial Vehicle Group (CVGI), Superior Industries International (SUP), Strattec Security (STRT), Horizon Global (HZN), Sorl Auto Parts (SORL), Regency Affiliates (RAFI), Adomani (ADOM), Curaegis Technologies (CRGS), Puradyn Filter Technologies (PFTI), OmniTek Engineering (OMTK), QF Liquidation (QTWWQ), ATC Venture Group (ATCV), China Zenix Auto International (ZX) and Enerpulse Technologies (ENPT). Who are China Automotive Systems' key executives? China Automotive Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Hanlin Chen, Chairman (Age 61)Mr. Qizhou Wu, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Jie Li, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)Dr. Haimian Cai, VP (Age 54)Mr. Yiu Wong Tse, Sr. VP (Age 47) How do I buy shares of China Automotive Systems? Shares of CAAS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is China Automotive Systems' stock price today? One share of CAAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.92. How big of a company is China Automotive Systems? China Automotive Systems has a market capitalization of $92.40 million and generates $499.06 million in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $-19,340,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.64 on an earnings per share basis. China Automotive Systems employs 5,319 workers across the globe. What is China Automotive Systems' official website? The official website for China Automotive Systems is http://www.caasauto.com. How can I contact China Automotive Systems? China Automotive Systems' mailing address is No. 1 Henglong Road Yu Qiao Development Zone, JingZhou F4, 434000. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at 86-71-6412-7912 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ CAAS)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 156 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 148 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 304MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about China Automotive Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CAAS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CAAS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the downside to momentum investing?