NASDAQ:CPRT - Copart Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$54.03 +0.10 (+0.19 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$54.03
Today's Range$53.62 - $54.29
52-Week Range$44.61 - $67.08
Volume1.30 million shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.64 billion
P/E Ratio31.23
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.91
Copart, Inc. provides online auctions and vehicle remarketing services. It offers a range of services for processing and selling vehicles over the Internet through its Virtual Bidding Third Generation Internet auction-style sales technology on behalf of vehicle sellers, insurance companies, banks and finance companies, charities, and fleet operators and dealers, as well as individual owners. The company's services include online seller access, salvage estimation, estimating, end-of-life vehicle processing, virtual insured exchange, transportation, vehicle inspection stations, on-demand reporting, motor vehicle regulatory agency processing, flexible vehicle processing programs, buy it now, member network, sales process, and dealer services. Its services also include buying vehicles through CashForCars.com and Copart Direct. The company sells its products principally to licensed vehicle dismantlers, rebuilders, repair licensees, used vehicle dealers, and exporters, as well as to the general public. It operates in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Brazil, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Finland, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, and Spain. Copart, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
SectorBusiness Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CPRT
CUSIP21720410
Phone972-391-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.81 billion
Cash Flow$2.1415 per share
Book Value$6.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income$417.86 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,026
Market Cap$12.64 billion
OptionableOptionable

Copart (NASDAQ:CPRT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Copart's stock symbol?

Copart trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CPRT."

How were Copart's earnings last quarter?

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The business services provider reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.47. The business services provider had revenue of $461.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $460.09 million. Copart had a net margin of 24.59% and a return on equity of 29.95%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.32 earnings per share. View Copart's Earnings History.

When is Copart's next earnings date?

Copart is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Copart.

What price target have analysts set for CPRT?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Copart's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Copart's share price to reach $53.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Copart.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Copart?

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

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Copart stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Copart stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Expanding network of facilities, majorly in the U.K. and Germany has enabled Copart drive quarterly revenues. During the last reported quarter, it opened six locations in Germany, which will aid Copart in a competitive marketplace. Moreover, the company’s global unit sales improved across the United States and internationally. Further, it believes in organic growth as well as expansion through acquisition. However, rising general and administrative expenses, mainly due to costs incurred in hurricanes over the past year and investments to support growth initiatives, are concerning the company. Also, improving safety features in vehicles will likely impact Copart’s future earnings negatively." (2/4/2019)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We have a MARKET PERFORM rating on the shares based on valuation." (9/18/2018)

Has Copart been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CPRT stock has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Copart earned a news impact score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the business services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Copart's key competitors?

Who are Copart's key executives?

Copart's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Willis J. Johnson, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 71)
  • Mr. A. Jayson Adair, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Liaw, CFO & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 41)
  • Mr. William E. Franklin CPA, Exec. VP for U.S. Operations & Shared Services (Age 62)
  • Mr. Vincent W. Mitz, Pres & Director (Age 55)

Who are Copart's major shareholders?

Copart's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.35%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.60%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.13%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (1.89%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.34%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.32%). Company insiders that own Copart stock include A Jayson Adair, Daniel J Englander, James E Meeks, Jeffrey Liaw, Matt Blunt, Steven D Cohan, Thomas N Tryforos, Vincent W Mitz and William E Franklin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Copart.

Which institutional investors are selling Copart stock?

CPRT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Martingale Asset Management L P, First Trust Advisors LP, State Treasurer State of Michigan, Royce & Associates LP, Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd., Gotham Asset Management LLC and Penserra Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Copart company stock in the last year include A Jayson Adair, Daniel J Englander, Jeffrey Liaw, Matt Blunt, Steven D Cohan, Thomas N Tryforos and William E Franklin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Copart.

Which institutional investors are buying Copart stock?

CPRT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Madison Investment Holdings Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Millennium Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc. and YCG LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Copart.

How do I buy shares of Copart?

Shares of CPRT 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 Copart's stock price today?

One share of CPRT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.03.

How big of a company is Copart?

Copart has a market capitalization of $12.64 billion and generates $1.81 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $417.86 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.73 on an earnings per share basis. Copart employs 6,026 workers across the globe.

What is Copart's official website?

The official website for Copart is http://www.copart.com.

How can I contact Copart?

Copart's mailing address is 14185 DALLAS PARKWAY SUITE 300, DALLAS TX, 75254. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 972-391-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Copart (NASDAQ CPRT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  258 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  292 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  550
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Copart and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPRT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPRT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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