Avis Budget Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:CAR)

$29.34
-0.17 (-0.58 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$29.09
Now: $29.34
$29.80
50-Day Range
$24.0350
MA: $27.99
$35.88
52-Week Range
$21.63
Now: $29.34
$37.27
Volume1.15 million shs
Average Volume1.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.23 billion
P/E Ratio8.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.11
Avis Budget Group, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides car and truck rentals, car sharing, and ancillary services to businesses and consumers worldwide. It operates the Avis brand, a vehicle rental system with approximately 5,500 locations that supply rental cars to the premium commercial and leisure segments of the travel industry; the Budget brand, a vehicle rental and other mobility solutions primarily focuses on the value-conscious segments of the industry; the Zipcar brand, a membership-based car sharing network; and the Budget Truck brand, a local and one-way truck rental businesses with a fleet of approximately 18,000 vehicles, which are rented through a network of approximately 640 dealer-operated and 430 company-operated locations that serve the consumer and light commercial sectors in the continental United States. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive rental & leasing, without drivers
Sub-IndustryTrucking
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CAR
CUSIP05377410
Phone973-496-4700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.12 billion
Cash Flow$32.60 per share
Book Value$5.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$165 million

Miscellaneous

Employees30,000
Market Cap$2.23 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Avis Budget Group (NASDAQ:CAR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Avis Budget Group's stock symbol?

Avis Budget Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CAR."

How were Avis Budget Group's earnings last quarter?

Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 5th. The business services provider reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.06. The business services provider earned $2.34 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.35 billion. Avis Budget Group had a return on equity of 75.35% and a net margin of 2.17%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.57 earnings per share. View Avis Budget Group's Earnings History.

When is Avis Budget Group's next earnings date?

Avis Budget Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Avis Budget Group.

What guidance has Avis Budget Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Avis Budget Group updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.35-4.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.08. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.2-9.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.23 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CAR?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Avis Budget Group's stock. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $48.00. On average, they anticipate Avis Budget Group's share price to reach $38.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Avis Budget Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Avis Budget Group?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Avis Budget Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Avis Budget Group.

Has Avis Budget Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CAR stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Avis Budget Group earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Avis Budget Group.

Are investors shorting Avis Budget Group?

Avis Budget Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,104,600 shares, an increase of 12.1% from the July 31st total of 6,338,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,130,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.3 days. Currently, 9.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Avis Budget Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Avis Budget Group's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Avis Budget Group include AMERCO (UHAL), Ryder System (R), Hertz Global (HTZ), Ehi Car Services (EHIC), SP Plus (SP) and HyreCar (HYRE).

What other stocks do shareholders of Avis Budget Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Avis Budget Group investors own include Hertz Global (HTZ), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), Home Depot (HD), Visa (V), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Avis Budget Group's key executives?

Avis Budget Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Larry D. De Shon, CEO, Pres, COO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael K. Tucker, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Martyn Smith, Advisor (Age 62)
  • Mr. Mark J. Servodidio, Pres of International (Age 53)
  • Mr. Joseph A. Ferraro, Pres of Americas (Age 62)

Who are Avis Budget Group's major shareholders?

Avis Budget Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.06%), BlackRock Inc. (10.06%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.76%), Lyrical Asset Management LP (4.66%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.52%) and Pzena Investment Management LLC (3.82%). Company insiders that own Avis Budget Group stock include David T Calabria, Edward P Linnen, John D Jr Hardy, Leonard S Coleman Jr, Lynn Krominga, Mark J Servodidio, Michael K Tucker, Ronald L Nelson, Shon Larry D De, Srs Investment Management, Llc, Stender E Sweeney and W Scott Deaver. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Avis Budget Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Avis Budget Group stock?

CAR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cibc World Markets Corp, HBK Investments L P, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Vanguard Group Inc., Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Avis Budget Group company stock in the last year include David T Calabria, Mark J Servodidio and Michael K Tucker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Avis Budget Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Avis Budget Group stock?

CAR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tremblant Capital Group, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Coronation Fund Managers Ltd. and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Avis Budget Group.

How do I buy shares of Avis Budget Group?

Shares of CAR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Avis Budget Group's stock price today?

One share of CAR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.34.

How big of a company is Avis Budget Group?

Avis Budget Group has a market capitalization of $2.23 billion and generates $9.12 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $165 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.65 on an earnings per share basis. Avis Budget Group employs 30,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Avis Budget Group.

What is Avis Budget Group's official website?

The official website for Avis Budget Group is http://www.avisbudgetgroup.com/.

How can I contact Avis Budget Group?

Avis Budget Group's mailing address is 6 SYLVAN WAY, PARSIPPANY NJ, 07054. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 973-496-4700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Avis Budget Group (NASDAQ CAR)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  192 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  233 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  425
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Avis Budget Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CAR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CAR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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