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

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$60.98 +0.16 (+0.26 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$60.98
Today's Range$60.18 - $61.10
52-Week Range$31.14 - $61.10
Volume777,204 shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.99 billion
P/E Ratio47.27
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.92
Copart logoCopart, 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 to vehicle sellers, insurance companies, banks and finance companies, charities, and fleet operators and dealers, as well as for 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 comprise services to sell vehicles through CashForCars.com; and U-Pull-It service that allows buyer to remove valuable parts, and sell the remaining parts and car body. 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, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, Germany, Brazil, the Republic of Ireland, Spain, and India. Copart, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.27
Current Ratio2.33
Quick Ratio2.27

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio47.27
Forward P/E Ratio34.07
P/E Growth1.22

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.45 billion
Price / Sales9.78
Cash Flow$1.5847 per share
Price / Cash38.48
Book Value$4.77 per share
Price / Book12.78

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.29
Net Income$394.22 million
Net Margins21.81%
Return on Equity31.21%
Return on Assets18.98%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,323
Outstanding Shares232,280,000
Market Cap$13.99 billion

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) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 23rd. The business services provider reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The business services provider earned $478.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $434.74 million. Copart had a return on equity of 31.21% and a net margin of 21.81%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.38 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 Tuesday, September, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Copart.

What price target have analysts set for CPRT?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Copart's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Copart's share price to reach $49.4286 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 18.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Copart.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Copart?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Copart in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Copart.

Are investors shorting Copart?

Copart saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,011,586 shares, a decrease of 34.7% from the July 13th total of 6,146,856 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,423,781 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's stock are sold short. View Copart's Current Options Chain.

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)

Has Copart been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CPRT stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Copart earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the business services provider an impact score of 44.70 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Copart.

Who are Copart's major shareholders?

Copart's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.74%), FMR LLC (2.85%), Morgan Stanley (1.85%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (1.57%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.21%) and US Bancorp DE (1.19%). Company insiders that own Copart stock include A Jayson Adair, Daniel J Englander, James E Meeks, Jeffrey Liaw, Matt Blunt, Sean Eldridge, Steven D Cohan, Thomas N Tryforos, Vikrant Bhatia, Vincent W Mitz and William E Franklin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Copart.

Which major investors are selling Copart stock?

CPRT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Wasatch Advisors Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Madison Investment Holdings Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Copart company stock in the last year 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 Insider Buying and Selling for Copart.

Which major investors are buying Copart stock?

CPRT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Paloma Partners Management Co, Millennium Management LLC, Swiss National Bank, Arizona State Retirement System, Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd and Teacher Retirement System of Texas. 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 $60.98.

How big of a company is Copart?

Copart has a market capitalization of $13.99 billion and generates $1.45 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $394.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. Copart employs 5,323 workers across the globe.

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:  223 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  485
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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