NYSE:AN - AutoNation Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$50.84 -0.22 (-0.43 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 02:02 PM ET)
Previous Close$50.79
Today's Range$50.32 - $51.01
52-Week Range$38.59 - $62.02
Volume39,892 shs
Average Volume849,557 shs
Market Capitalization$4.56 billion
P/E Ratio13.37
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.39
AutoNation logoAutoNation, 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, 2017, it owned and operated 360 new vehicle franchises from 253 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
SymbolNYSE:AN
CUSIP05329W10
Phone954-769-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.79
Current Ratio0.86
Quick Ratio0.21

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.37
Forward P/E Ratio10.53
P/E Growth1.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.53 billion
Price / Sales0.21
Cash Flow$5.9741 per share
Price / Cash8.51
Book Value$25.97 per share
Price / Book1.96

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.81
Net Income$434.60 million
Net Margins1.99%
Return on Equity15.97%
Return on Assets3.75%

Miscellaneous

Employees26,000
Outstanding Shares90,840,000

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 announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Thursday, August 31st 2017, which permits the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AutoNation's earnings last quarter?

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The company reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $5.26 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.28 billion. AutoNation had a return on equity of 15.97% and a net margin of 1.99%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.97 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 Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AutoNation.

What price target have analysts set for AN?

13 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for AutoNation's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate AutoNation's stock price to reach $50.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for AutoNation.

Who are some of AutoNation's key competitors?

Who are AutoNation's key executives?

AutoNation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Jackson, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 69)
  • Ms. Cheryl Scully Miller, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Conophy, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Marc Cannon, Exec. VP of Communications & Public Policy and Chief Marketing Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Donna L. Parlapiano, Exec. VP of Franchise Operations, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corp. Real Estate (Age 53)

Has AutoNation been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AN stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AutoNation earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 45.11 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are AutoNation's major shareholders?

AutoNation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.32%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (5.41%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.20%), Kiltearn Partners LLP (2.08%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.90%). Company insiders that own AutoNation stock include Christopher Cade, Donna L Parlapiano, Edward S Lampert, Jonathan P Ferrando, Lance E Iserman, Michael J Jackson, Paul Frank Matysek, Robert R Grusky and Ross J Beaty. 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Private Management Group Inc., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Swiss National Bank, Legal & General Group Plc, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold AutoNation company stock in the last year include Donna L Parlapiano, Edward S Lampert, Lance E Iserman, Michael J Jackson 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Pagoda Asset Management LP, Tyvor Capital LLC, Zeke Capital Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Check Capital Management Inc. CA, LSV Asset Management and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 $50.84.

How big of a company is AutoNation?

AutoNation has a market capitalization of $4.56 billion and generates $21.53 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $434.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.81 on an earnings per share basis. AutoNation employs 26,000 workers across the globe.

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 (AN)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  189 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  327 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  516
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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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