Copart Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.44 (+1.23 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $118.97
50-Day Range
MA: $109.83
52-Week Range
Now: $118.97
Volume1.36 million shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.11 billion
P/E Ratio41.74
Dividend YieldN/A
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 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CPRT
Year Founded1982



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.21 billion
Cash Flow$3.13 per share
Book Value$10.60 per share


Net Income$699.91 million


Market Cap$28.11 billion
Next Earnings Date5/19/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

1.34 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

139th out of 442 stocks

Automotive Dealers & Gasoline Service Stations Industry

16th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+1.44 (+1.23 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Copart (NASDAQ:CPRT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Copart a buy right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Copart in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Copart stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Copart?

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Are investors shorting Copart?

Copart saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,710,000 shares, a drop of 18.2% from the March 15th total of 2,090,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,200,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Copart's next earnings date?

Copart is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 19th 2021.
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How were Copart's earnings last quarter?

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 17th. The business services provider reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.01. The business services provider earned $617.03 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $630.64 million. Copart had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.79% and a net margin of 30.39%.
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How has Copart's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Copart's stock was trading at $75.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CPRT stock has increased by 57.1% and is now trading at $118.97.
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What price target have analysts set for CPRT?

11 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Copart's stock. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Copart's share price to reach $107.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.1%.
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Who are Copart's key executives?

Copart's management team includes the following 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)

What is Jay Adair's approval rating as Copart's CEO?

259 employees have rated Copart CEO Jay Adair on Jay Adair has an approval rating of 88% among Copart's employees.

Who are some of Copart's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Copart own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Copart investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Adobe (ADBE), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Mastercard (MA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), The Walt Disney (DIS), The Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is Copart's stock symbol?

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

Who are Copart's major shareholders?

Copart's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Weybosset Research & Management LLC (0.09%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.04%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Chicago Capital LLC (0.01%) and Bellecapital International Ltd. (0.01%). 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, William E Franklin and Willis J Johnson.
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Which major investors are selling Copart stock?

CPRT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Chicago Capital LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Welch & Forbes LLC, Legacy Private Trust Co., Pacer Advisors Inc., Private Capital Group LLC, and Canandaigua National Corp. Company insiders that have sold Copart company stock in the last year include Daniel J Englander, James E Meeks, Jeffrey Liaw, Matt Blunt, and Willis J Johnson.
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Which major investors are buying Copart stock?

CPRT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polianta Ltd, Bellecapital International Ltd., Everence Capital Management Inc., Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., FDx Advisors Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and NuWave Investment Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Copart's stock price today?

One share of CPRT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.97.

How much money does Copart make?

Copart has a market capitalization of $28.11 billion and generates $2.21 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $699.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.57 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Copart have?

Copart employs 7,600 workers across the globe.

When was Copart founded?

Copart was founded in 1982.

What is Copart's official website?

The official website for Copart is

Where are Copart's headquarters?

Copart is headquartered at 14185 DALLAS PARKWAY SUITE 300, DALLAS TX, 75254.

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]

This page was last updated on 4/15/2021 by Staff
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