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AutoNation Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.63 (+1.20 %)
(As of 09/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $53.03
50-Day Range
MA: $55.91
52-Week Range
Now: $53.03
Volume667,992 shs
Average Volume916,263 shs
Market Capitalization$4.63 billion
P/E Ratio15.42
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.40 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.34 billion
Cash Flow$6.65 per share
Book Value$35.44 per share


Net Income$450 million


Market Cap$4.63 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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AutoNation (NYSE:AN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AutoNation's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

AutoNation's stock was trading at $37.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AN shares have increased by 40.0% and is now trading at $53.03.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AutoNation?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AutoNation in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is AutoNation's next earnings date?

AutoNation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were AutoNation's earnings last quarter?

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The company reported $1.41 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $1.04. The business earned $4.53 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.09 billion. AutoNation had a net margin of 1.51% and a return on equity of 14.20%. AutoNation's revenue for the quarter was down 15.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.12 earnings per share.
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What price target have analysts set for AN?

7 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for AutoNation's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate AutoNation's share price to reach $56.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.2% from the stock's current price.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), General Motors (GM), CA (CA), Ford Motor (F), American International Group (AIG), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Tesla (TSLA) and Best Buy (BBY).

Who are AutoNation's key executives?

AutoNation's management team includes the following 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)

What is AutoNation's stock symbol?

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

Who are AutoNation's major shareholders?

AutoNation's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (19.42%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.14%), FMR LLC (2.03%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.47%), Ninety One UK Ltd (1.42%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (1.27%). Company insiders that own AutoNation stock include C Coleman Edmunds, Carl C Liebert III, Cheryl Miller, Christopher Cade, David B Edelson, Edward S Lampert, James R Bender, Marc G Cannon, Michael J Jackson, Rick L Burdick, Robert R Grusky and Steven L Gerard.
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Which major investors are selling AutoNation stock?

AN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Man Group plc, AJO LP, UBS Group AG, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have sold AutoNation company stock in the last year include C Coleman Edmunds, Cheryl Miller, David B Edelson, Edward S Lampert, Marc G Cannon, Michael J Jackson, Rick L Burdick, and Robert R Grusky.
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Which major investors are buying AutoNation stock?

AN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., First Trust Advisors LP, Wexford Capital LP, FMR LLC, and Mackay Shields LLC. Company insiders that have bought AutoNation stock in the last two years include Carl C Liebert III, David B Edelson, and Steven L Gerard.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is AutoNation's stock price today?

One share of AN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.03.

How big of a company is AutoNation?

AutoNation has a market capitalization of $4.63 billion and generates $21.34 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $450 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.55 on an earnings per share basis. AutoNation employs 25,000 workers across the globe.

What is AutoNation's official website?

The official website for AutoNation is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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