NYSE:ABG - Asbury Automotive Group Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$75.00 +0.45 (+0.60 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$74.55
Today's Range$74.55 - $75.85
52-Week Range$49.10 - $76.50
Volume224,200 shs
Average Volume205,119 shs
Market Capitalization$1.53 billion
P/E Ratio11.66
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.4
Asbury Automotive Group logoAsbury Automotive Group, Inc. operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. It offers a range of automotive products and services, including new and used vehicles; and vehicle repair and maintenance, replacement parts, and collision repair services. The company also provides finance and insurance products, including arranging vehicle financing through third parties; and aftermarket products, such as extended service contracts, guaranteed asset protection insurance, prepaid maintenance, and credit life and disability insurance. As of February 06, 2018 the company owned and operated 95 new vehicle franchises representing 29 brands of automobiles at 81 dealership locations, and 24 collision centers in the United States. Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
SymbolNYSE:ABG
CUSIP04343610
Phone770-418-8200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.90
Current Ratio1.19
Quick Ratio0.36

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.66
Forward P/E Ratio9.72
P/E Growth1.08

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.46 billion
Price / Sales0.24
Cash Flow$9.1130 per share
Price / Cash8.23
Book Value$18.94 per share
Price / Book3.96

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.43
Net Income$139.10 million
Net Margins2.37%
Return on Equity37.44%
Return on Assets6.32%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Outstanding Shares20,350,000
Market Cap$1.53 billion

Asbury Automotive Group (NYSE:ABG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Asbury Automotive Group's stock symbol?

Asbury Automotive Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABG."

How were Asbury Automotive Group's earnings last quarter?

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 24th. The company reported $2.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.92 by $0.16. The business had revenue of $1.72 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.67 billion. Asbury Automotive Group had a return on equity of 37.44% and a net margin of 2.37%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.58 EPS. View Asbury Automotive Group's Earnings History.

When is Asbury Automotive Group's next earnings date?

Asbury Automotive Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Asbury Automotive Group.

What price target have analysts set for ABG?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Asbury Automotive Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate Asbury Automotive Group's stock price to reach $69.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Asbury Automotive Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Asbury Automotive Group?

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

Who are some of Asbury Automotive Group's key competitors?

Who are Asbury Automotive Group's key executives?

Asbury Automotive Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David W. Hult, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Sean D. Goodman, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. William Frederick Stax, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. George A. Villasana, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. George C. Karolis, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Real Estate (Age 43)

Has Asbury Automotive Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ABG stock has trended positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Asbury Automotive Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.30 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 47.39 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Asbury Automotive Group.

Who are Asbury Automotive Group's major shareholders?

Asbury Automotive Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.19%), Morgan Stanley (7.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.25%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (3.56%), River Road Asset Management LLC (2.12%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.03%). Company insiders that own Asbury Automotive Group stock include Craig T Monaghan, David W Hult, Dennis E Clements, George A Villasana, George Karolis, Joel Alsfine, Juanita T James, Keith Style, Msd Capital L P, Thomas C Deloach Jr, Thomas Reddin and William Frederick Stax. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Asbury Automotive Group.

Which major investors are selling Asbury Automotive Group stock?

ABG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., River Road Asset Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, First Manhattan Co. and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Asbury Automotive Group company stock in the last year include Craig T Monaghan, Dennis E Clements, George A Villasana, George Karolis, Joel Alsfine, Juanita T James, Msd Capital L P, Thomas C Deloach Jr, Thomas Reddin and William Frederick Stax. View Insider Buying and Selling for Asbury Automotive Group.

Which major investors are buying Asbury Automotive Group stock?

ABG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, James Investment Research Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Asbury Automotive Group.

How do I buy shares of Asbury Automotive Group?

Shares of ABG 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 Asbury Automotive Group's stock price today?

One share of ABG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.00.

How big of a company is Asbury Automotive Group?

Asbury Automotive Group has a market capitalization of $1.53 billion and generates $6.46 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $139.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.43 on an earnings per share basis. Asbury Automotive Group employs 8,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Asbury Automotive Group?

Asbury Automotive Group's mailing address is 2905 PREMIERE PARKWAY NW SUITE 300, DULUTH GA, 30097. The company can be reached via phone at 770-418-8200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Asbury Automotive Group (NYSE ABG)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  321 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  504
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Asbury Automotive Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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