NYSE:AN - AutoNation Stock Price, News & Analysis

$46.38
-1.16 (-2.44 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 07:55 AM ET)
Today's Range
$46.23
Now: $46.38
$47.50
50-Day Range
$41.02
MA: $45.68
$49.02
52-Week Range
$32.83
Now: $46.38
$49.61
Volume561,474 shs
Average Volume702,992 shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio10.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.06
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. Read More…

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$6.3361 per share
Book Value$32.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$396 million

Miscellaneous

Employees26,000
Market Cap$4.13 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 authorized a stock repurchase plan 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 repurchase up to 6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AutoNation's earnings last quarter?

AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 22nd. The company reported $1.20 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $5.35 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.29 billion. AutoNation had a return on equity of 15.10% and a net margin of 1.89%. AutoNation's revenue for the quarter was down .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.14 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, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AutoNation.

What price target have analysts set for AN?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for AutoNation's shares. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect AutoNation's share price to reach $41.3825 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for AutoNation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AutoNation?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AutoNation in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 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?

Headlines about AN stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AutoNation earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for AutoNation.

Are investors shorting AutoNation?

AutoNation saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,774,600 shares, a decrease of 9.6% from the June 30th total of 7,494,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 782,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.7 days. Currently, 8.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View AutoNation's Current Options Chain.

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), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Ford Motor (F), Micron Technology (MU), Starbucks (SBUX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Essent Group (ESNT) and General Electric (GE).

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.44%), BlackRock Inc. (5.63%), BlackRock Inc. (5.63%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (4.07%), RBS Partners L.P. (3.96%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.91%). Company insiders that own AutoNation stock include Carl C Liebert III, Cheryl Miller, Christopher Cade, David B Edelson, Donna L Parlapiano, Edward S Lampert, James R Bender, 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., WS Management Lllp, RBS Partners L.P., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Strs Ohio and Check Capital Management Inc. CA. Company insiders that have sold AutoNation company stock in the last year include Cheryl Miller, Christopher Cade, David B Edelson, Edward S Lampert, James R Bender, Michael J Jackson and Robert R Grusky. View Insider Buying and Selling for AutoNation.

Which institutional investors are buying AutoNation stock?

AN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Investec Asset Management LTD, Little House Capital LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought AutoNation stock in the last two years include Carl C Liebert III and David B Edelson. 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 $46.38.

How big of a company is AutoNation?

AutoNation has a market capitalization of $4.13 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.View Additional Information About AutoNation.

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:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  417 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  691
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 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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