NYSE:AN - AutoNation Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$37.83 -0.13 (-0.34 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$37.83
Today's Range$37.24 - $38.29
52-Week Range$32.83 - $51.99
Volume765,083 shs
Average Volume838,529 shs
Market Capitalization$3.41 billion
P/E Ratio8.43
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.05
AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. It offers a range of automotive products and services, including new and used vehicles; and parts and services, such as automotive repair and maintenance, and wholesale parts and collision services. The company also provides automotive finance and insurance products comprising vehicle services and other protection products, as well as arranges finance for vehicle purchases through third-party finance sources. As of December 31, 2018, it owned and operated 326 new vehicle franchises from 239 stores located primarily in metropolitan markets in the Sunbelt region. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP05329W10
Phone954-769-6000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.41 billion
Cash Flow$6.5791 per share
Book Value$30.20 per share

Profitability

Net Income$396 million

Miscellaneous

Employees26,000
Market Cap$3.41 billion
Next Earnings Date4/26/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

AutoNation (NYSE:AN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AutoNation's stock symbol?

AutoNation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AN."

How will AutoNation's stock buyback program work?

AutoNation declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, August 31st 2017, which allows the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AutoNation's earnings last quarter?

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) posted its earnings results on Friday, February, 22nd. The company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.04. The firm earned $5.41 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.63 billion. AutoNation had a net margin of 1.85% and a return on equity of 15.89%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.02 earnings per share. View AutoNation's Earnings History.

When is AutoNation's next earnings date?

AutoNation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AutoNation.

How can I listen to AutoNation's earnings call?

AutoNation will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, April 26th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8887698515.

What price target have analysts set for AN?

8 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for AutoNation's stock. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate AutoNation's stock price to reach $41.3825 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AutoNation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AutoNation?

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

Has AutoNation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AN stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AutoNation earned a news sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of AutoNation's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AutoNation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AutoNation investors own include CA (CA), AeroGrow International (AERO), Micron Technology (MU), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Starbucks (SBUX), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are AutoNation's key executives?

AutoNation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Jackson, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 70)
  • Ms. Cheryl Scully Miller, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Christopher R. Cade, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Robert Quartaro, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. C. Coleman G Edmunds, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)

Who are AutoNation's major shareholders?

AutoNation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Strs Ohio (0.09%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.08%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.06%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.06%), CenturyLink Investment Management Co (0.03%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own AutoNation stock include Cheryl Miller, Christopher Cade, David B Edelson, Donna L Parlapiano, Edward S Lampert, Lance E Iserman, Michael J Jackson, Rick L Burdick and Robert R Grusky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AutoNation.

Which institutional investors are selling AutoNation stock?

AN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio and Chickasaw Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold AutoNation company stock in the last year include Cheryl Miller, Christopher Cade, David B Edelson, Michael J Jackson, Rick L Burdick and Robert R Grusky. View Insider Buying and Selling for AutoNation.

Which institutional investors are buying AutoNation stock?

AN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 6 Meridian, Denali Advisors LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Townsend & Associates Inc, CenturyLink Investment Management Co and Retirement Systems of Alabama. View Insider Buying and Selling for AutoNation.

How do I buy shares of AutoNation?

Shares of AN 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 AutoNation's stock price today?

One share of AN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.83.

How big of a company is AutoNation?

AutoNation has a market capitalization of $3.41 billion and generates $21.41 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $396 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.49 on an earnings per share basis. AutoNation employs 26,000 workers across the globe.

What is AutoNation's official website?

The official website for AutoNation is http://www.autonation.com.

How can I contact AutoNation?

AutoNation's mailing address is 200 SW 1ST AVE SUITE 1600, FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33301. The company can be reached via phone at 954-769-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AutoNation (NYSE AN)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  261 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  389 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  650
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AutoNation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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