CDK Global Company Profile (NASDAQ:CDK)

About CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)

CDK Global logoCDK Global, Inc. provides integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions. The Company's segments include Retail Solutions North America, Advertising North America and CDK International. Through its Retail Solutions North America segment, the Company provides technology-based solutions, including automotive Website platforms, that help automotive retailers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and other industry participants manage the acquisition, sale, financing, insuring, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles. Through its Advertising North America segment, the Company provides advertising solutions, including management of digital advertising spend, for OEMs and automotive retailers. As of June 30, 2016, through its CDK International segment, it provided technology-based solutions similar to the retail solutions provided in its Retail Solutions North America segment in approximately 100 countries outside of the United States and Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Enterprise Software
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CDK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $8.63413 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 140,119,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $63.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $63.72
  • 52 Week Range: $53.46 - $67.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.41
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.32
  • P/E Growth: 2.08
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.22 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.95
  • Book Value: ($0.53) per share
  • Price / Book: -117.94
  • Annual Dividend: $0.56
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
  • EBIDTA: $582.4 million
  • Net Margins: 13.31%
  • Return on Equity: 204.80%
  • Return on Assets: 14.06%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -37.42%
  • Current Ratio: 2.31%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.31%
  • Average Volume: 974,941 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 2.51
Frequently Asked Questions for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)

What is CDK Global's stock symbol?

CDK Global trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CDK."

How often does CDK Global pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CDK Global?

CDK Global announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 9th. Investors of record on Monday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 8th. View CDK Global's Dividend History.

How were CDK Global's earnings last quarter?

CDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) released its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $565.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $556.68 million. CDK Global had a return on equity of 204.80% and a net margin of 13.31%. CDK Global's revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.49 earnings per share. View CDK Global's Earnings History.

When will CDK Global make its next earnings announcement?

CDK Global is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for CDK Global.

What guidance has CDK Global issued on next quarter's earnings?

CDK Global updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.90-3.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.93.

Where is CDK Global's stock going? Where will CDK Global's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for CDK Global's stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect CDK Global's stock price to reach $72.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for CDK Global.

Are investors shorting CDK Global?

CDK Global saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,005,914 shares, an increase of 59.6% from the July 14th total of 2,509,549 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 905,211 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.4 days. Currently, 2.8% of the company's stock are short sold.

Who are some of CDK Global's key competitors?

Who are CDK Global's key executives?

CDK Global's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Leslie A. Brun, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Brian Patrick MacDonald, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Andrew M. Dean, President, CDK International
  • Robert N. Karp, President - CDK North America
  • Amy Byrne, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Rajiv K. Amar, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Dean Crutchfield, Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Scott L. Mathews, Executive Vice President, North America Sales
  • Dan Flynn, Executive Vice President - Business Transformation
  • Yvonne M. Surowiec, Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer

Who owns CDK Global stock?

CDK Global's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.61%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.86%), Elliott Management Corp (5.79%), State Street Corp (3.95%), Orbis Allan Gray Ltd (3.57%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.77%). Company insiders that own CDK Global stock include Brian P Macdonald, Robert N Karp and Stephen A Miles. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CDK Global.

Who sold CDK Global stock? Who is selling CDK Global stock?

CDK Global's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Falcon Edge Capital LP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Sei Investments Co., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and HighVista Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for CDK Global.

Who bought CDK Global stock? Who is buying CDK Global stock?

CDK Global's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Koch Industries Inc., Junto Capital Management LP, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for CDK Global.

How do I buy CDK Global stock?

Shares of CDK Global 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 CDK Global's stock price today?

One share of CDK Global stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.51.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CDK Global (NASDAQ CDK)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  118 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  216
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CDK Global 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 CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $72.33 (15.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/10/2017Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line -> Outperform$72.00HighView Rating Details
6/21/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$75.00HighView Rating Details
2/3/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$70.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016William BlairInitiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/6/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$43.00 -> $49.00N/AView Rating Details
4/4/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$65.00N/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016Barrington ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Earnings by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Earnings History by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ CDK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017$0.68N/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2017Q4 2017$0.54$0.55$556.68 million$565.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q3 2017$0.57$0.65$556.98 million$556.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q217$0.56$0.64$545.74 million$547.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q117$0.53$0.60$538.63 million$550.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q416$0.46$0.49$533.84 million$542.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q316$0.41$0.42$542.08 million$537.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q216$0.37$0.44$516.27 million$520.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q116$0.34$0.38$506.38 million$514.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q415$0.29$0.28$519.53 million$503.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.34$0.35$530.37 million$526.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q2$0.32$0.37$540.40 million$521.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.41$481.50 million$516.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Next Dividend:9/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:0.90%
Payout Ratio:28.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.11% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
15.51% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)

Dividend History by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ CDK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.34%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 81.37%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/26/2017Brian P MacdonaldInsiderBuy5,000$60.47$302,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Stephen A MilesDirectorSell9,197$66.47$611,324.59View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Robert N KarpVPSell27,573$55.12$1,519,823.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
Latest Headlines for CDK Global (NASDAQ:CDK)
DateHeadline logoCDK Global, Inc. :CDK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017 - August 14 at 5:25 PM logoForm 4 CDK Global, Inc. For: Aug 08 Filed by: Flynn Daniel Patrick - - August 12 at 4:38 PM logoForm 4 CDK Global, Inc. For: Aug 08 Filed by: TAUTGES JOSEPH A - August 11 at 5:31 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Short Interest Update - August 11 at 9:22 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. :CDK-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017 - August 10 at 6:12 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about CDK Global Inc. - August 9 at 10:24 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.14 (NASDAQ:CDK) - August 9 at 6:07 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Downgraded by BidaskClub - August 6 at 12:42 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate CDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $574.66 Million - August 6 at 7:54 AM logoEvercore Trust Company, NA Buys Valvoline Inc, Ashland Global Holdings Inc, Air Products ... - Nasdaq - August 5 at 4:34 PM logoWho Asked You Anyway, Ackman? - August 4 at 5:17 PM logo Analysts Expect CDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) Will Announce Earnings of $0.69 Per Share - August 4 at 10:28 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 4 at 8:52 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CDK-US : August 3, 2017 - August 3 at 6:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of CDK earnings conference call or presentation 1-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT - August 2 at 1:39 AM logoCDK Global Reports Fiscal 2017 Results; Provides Fiscal 2018 Guidance - August 1 at 3:34 PM logoCDK Global tops Street 4Q forecasts - August 1 at 3:34 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - August 1 at 9:58 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance - August 1 at 9:41 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) to Release Earnings on Tuesday - July 25 at 7:17 AM logoManning & Napier Advisors, Inc Buys Biogen Inc, FedEx Corp, Ball ... - Nasdaq - July 21 at 6:41 PM logoWhite Pine Investment CO Buys Omega Healthcare Investors Inc, Qualcomm Inc, SPDR MidCap Trust ... - July 19 at 6:16 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $557.00 Million - July 15 at 9:52 AM logoCDK Global and NAMAD Announce “Fueling Careers” Scholarship Winners - Business Wire (press release) - July 15 at 12:01 AM logoCDK Global and NAMAD Announce “Fueling Careers” Scholarship Winners - July 14 at 7:00 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.54 Per Share - July 13 at 8:13 AM logoCDK Global to Announce Fiscal 2017 Financial Results on August 1, 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release) - July 11 at 6:06 PM logoCDK Global to Announce Fiscal 2017 Financial Results on August 1, 2017 - July 11 at 6:05 PM logoCDK to Offer Dealers a More Open and Inclusive DMS Platform - July 11 at 3:04 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 10 at 8:57 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDK) Upgraded to "Outperform" by Evercore ISI - July 10 at 7:50 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:CDK) : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 9:36 AM logoiShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF Experiences Big Inflow - July 6 at 6:16 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CDK-US : July 6, 2017 - July 6 at 6:16 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 7:16 PM logoPSA Benelux and CDK Global Sign New Agreement to Enhance Peugeot and Citroën Dealer Management Systems - June 29 at 3:02 AM logoBRIEF- CDK Global appoints Joe Tautges as chief financial officer - June 26 at 4:52 PM logoJoe Tautges Appointed Chief Financial Officer for CDK Global - June 26 at 4:51 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CDK-US : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 11:18 AM logoAmy Byrne Joins CDK Global as Chief Human Resources Officer - June 21 at 5:19 PM logo$557.00 Million in Sales Expected for CDK Global, Inc. (CDK) This Quarter - June 21 at 12:10 PM logoInteresting CDK Put And Call Options For February 2018 - June 20 at 4:50 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. : CDK-US: Dividend Analysis : June 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 2:11 PM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.54 Per Share - June 19 at 9:00 AM logoCDK Global, Inc. (CDK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 16, 2017 - Nasdaq - June 15 at 11:03 PM logoComparing CDK Global (CDK) and Instructure (INST) - June 14 at 8:10 AM logoComparing CDK Global (CDK) & Textura Corp (TXTR) - June 10 at 7:40 AM logoCDK Global Inc to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.14 (CDK) - June 9 at 12:52 PM logoComparing CDK Global (CDK) & Sapiens International (SPNS) - June 7 at 10:14 PM logoComparing Clicksoftware Technologies (CKSW) & CDK Global (CDK) - June 7 at 6:18 PM



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