AutoZone Company Profile (NYSE:AZO)

About AutoZone

AutoZone logoAutoZone, Inc. is a retailer and distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. The Company's operating segments include Auto Parts Locations and Other. The Auto Parts Locations segment comprises Domestic Auto Parts, Mexico, Brazil and Interamerican Motor Corporation (IMC). The Other segment reflects business activities of three businesses: ALLDATA, E-commerce and AutoAnything. As of August 29, 2015, the Company operated approximately 5,140 AutoZone stores in the United States, including Puerto Rico; over 440 stores in Mexico; approximately seven stores in Brazil, and over 20 IMC branches. The Company's store carries a product line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories and non-automotive products. As of August 29, 2015, in approximately 4,140 of its domestic AutoZone stores, the Company also provides a commercial sales program.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Auto Parts Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Automotive Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AZO
  • CUSIP: 05333210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $746.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $751.54
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $772.66
  • 52-Week Range: $681.01 - $819.54
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.34
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.75
  • P/E Growth: 1.44
  • Market Cap: $21.73B
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,118,000
  • Beta: 0.5
  • Net Margins: 11.67%
  • Return on Equity: -69.23%
  • Return on Assets: 14.75%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -2.75%
  • Current Ratio: 0.90%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.13%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $854.31 (14.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/19/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$810.00View Rating Details
9/27/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$820.00 -> $840.00View Rating Details
9/25/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$870.00View Rating Details
9/25/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$850.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$873.00 -> $855.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$870.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$841.00 -> $874.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$873.00 -> $855.00View Rating Details
9/17/2016Credit Suisse Group AGSet Price TargetBuy$870.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016SusquehannaInitiated CoverageNeutral$810.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/10/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$875.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016BTIG ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$900.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/15/2016GabelliReiterated RatingBuy$935.00View Rating Details
4/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/22/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$800.00 -> $900.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$775.00 -> $785.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015BB&T Corp.Reiterated RatingNot Applicable -> HoldView Rating Details
12/9/2015StephensReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/23/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetStrong-Buy$795.00 -> $855.00View Rating Details
9/23/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHold$735.00View Rating Details
8/30/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/10/2014NomuraInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/22/2016Q4$14.25$14.30$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/24/2016Q316$10.92$10.77$2.65 billion$2.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q216$7.28$7.43$2.26 billion$2.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2015Q116$8.24$8.29$2.39 billion$2.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2015Q415$12.69$12.75$3.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2015Q315$9.50$9.57$2.50 billion$2.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q215$6.38$6.51$2.12 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2014Q115$7.16$7.27$2.21 billion$2.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2014Q414$11.26$11.28$3.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2014Q314$8.44$8.46$2.33 billion$2.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q214$5.54$5.63$1.97 billion$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/10/2013Q114$6.27$6.29$2.10 billion$2.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/25/2013Q413$10.38$10.42$3.10 billion$3.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2013Q3 2013$7.23$7.27$2.22 billion$2.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q2 2013$4.76$4.78$1.88 billion$1.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/20125.41$5.41$2.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/19/2012Q412$8.41$8.46$2.80 million$2.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2012$6.26$6.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$4.01$4.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011$4.44$4.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/20/2011$6.96$7.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2011$4.98$5.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2011$3.06$3.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $45.42 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $50.58 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20168$7.14$7.41$7.28
Q2 201611$10.57$11.03$10.87
Q3 201610$10.84$14.75$14.14
Q4 20166$14.02$14.46$14.28
Q1 20175$9.24$9.38$9.34
Q2 20175$8.06$8.34$8.21
Q3 20175$11.87$12.23$12.02
Q4 20175$15.81$16.27$15.99
Q1 20181$10.19$10.19$10.19
Q2 20181$8.85$8.85$8.85
Q3 20181$12.78$12.78$12.78
Q4 20181$17.18$17.18$17.18
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.93%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2016Thomas B NewbernInsiderSell16,870$799.82$13,492,963.40View SEC Filing  
7/19/2016Earl G Graves JrDirectorSell1,000$795.24$795,240.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Ronald B GriffinVPSell4,830$804.00$3,883,320.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2016Albert SaltielVPSell1,650$807.52$1,332,408.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016William Andrew MckennaDirectorSell3,000$800.25$2,400,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Philip B DanieleVPSell6,700$755.40$5,061,180.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Richard Craig SmithVPSell3,500$781.50$2,735,250.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2016Albert SaltielVPSell500$782.25$391,125.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Mark A FinestoneVPSell9,600$798.90$7,669,440.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Charles Pleas IIIVPSell5,650$800.00$4,520,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Philip B DanieleVPSell1,000$797.04$797,040.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2015Douglas H BrooksDirectorBuy255$743.62$189,623.10View SEC Filing  
10/27/2015Michael A. WomackVPSell13,800$766.46$10,577,148.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Earl G. Graves, Jr.DirectorSell1,000$732.52$732,520.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2015William T. GilesCFOSell21,400$734.93$15,727,502.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015William Andrew MckennaDirectorSell3,000$681.20$2,043,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015Earl G Graves JrDirectorSell1,000$682.44$682,440.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Mark A FinestoneVPSell4,500$678.14$3,051,630.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Luis P Nieto JrDirectorSell1,000$689.30$689,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2015Thomas B NewbernVPSell17,150$680.00$11,662,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Larry M RoeselSVPSell2,000$671.29$1,342,580.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015William W GravesSVPSell17,000$647.26$11,003,420.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Luis P Nieto JrDirectorSell1,000$645.48$645,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Charles Pleas IIIVPSell4,750$651.45$3,094,387.50View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014William C Rhodes IIICEOSell43,500$603.46$26,250,510.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014William T GilesCFOSell23,000$604.11$13,894,530.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014William Andrew MckennaDirectorSell3,000$561.29$1,683,870.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Earl G Graves JrDirectorSell1,000$513.35$513,350.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Mark A FinestoneVPSell7,000$518.37$3,628,590.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014William T GilesCFOSell5,000$537.15$2,685,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014William Rhodes IIICEOSell24,427$542.25$13,245,540.75View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Luis Nieto, Jr.DirectorSell1,000$503.20$503,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014Larry RoeselSVPSell6,275$490.44$3,077,511.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Larry M RoeselSVPSell6,750$433.40$2,925,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Mark A FinestoneVPSell5,000$438.94$2,194,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013William W GravesSVPSell9,700$418.32$4,057,704.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Harry L GoldsmithVPSell18,150$421.18$7,644,417.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Harry L GoldsmithVPSell5,000$415.44$2,077,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Harry L GoldsmithVPSell5,000$420.01$2,100,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013William C Rhodes IIICEOSell24,573$421.00$10,345,233.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Charles Pleas IIIVPSell4,450$419.91$1,868,599.50View SEC Filing  
2/27/2013Charles Pleas IIIVPSell6,000$376.69$2,260,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Thomas B NewbernVPSell24,150$347.74$8,397,921.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2012Larry M RoeselSVPSell6,600$380.17$2,509,122.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2012Robert R GruskyDirectorSell1,000$380.62$380,620.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2012Mark A FinestoneVPSell6,300$376.08$2,369,304.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
DateHeadline logoAutozone Poised To Benefit As The Average American Car Is Now Over 11 Years Old (NYSE:AZO) - October 20 at 9:36 PM logoWorst Performing Industries For October 19, 2016 - Benzinga (NYSE:AZO) - October 20 at 4:08 PM
News IconAutoZone Inc. (AZO) stock falls, “Hold” rating reaffirmed by Jefferies ... - BNB Daily (blog) (NYSE:AZO) - October 20 at 4:08 PM logoAutoZone Selects BlueCat to Support Growth (NYSE:AZO) - October 20 at 9:36 AM logoALLDATA Achieves Significant Customer Milestone in North America (NYSE:AZO) - October 19 at 4:32 PM
News IconSteering Attention Towards Earnings; Analysts Weigh in on AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) Stock - CSZ News (NYSE:AZO) - October 18 at 3:41 PM logoETF’s with exposure to AutoZone, Inc. : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:AZO) - October 17 at 3:39 PM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: AutoZone, Inc., AZO – The Daily ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:AZO) - October 16 at 8:31 AM logoAutoZone, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AZO-US : October 14, 2016 (NYSE:AZO) - October 14 at 12:08 PM logoDowntown turning alley into collaborative 'artery' (NYSE:AZO) - October 13 at 8:57 PM
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News IconIn it for the Long Haul: Update on AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) - CSZ News (NYSE:AZO) - October 12 at 3:57 PM
News IconSEC Watch Reporter: Bank Of America Corp Lowered Autozone INC (AZO) Position by $14.29 Million as Stock Price ... - Chester News (NYSE:AZO) - October 12 at 8:06 AM logoAutoZone to Present at the Upcoming 40th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium (NYSE:AZO) - October 12 at 8:06 AM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) from ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:AZO) - October 11 at 3:48 PM
News IconInsiders are Curtailing Holdings in AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) - CSZ News (NYSE:AZO) - October 10 at 3:40 PM
News IconAutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) Updated Analyst Coverage - NewsDen (NYSE:AZO) - October 8 at 8:30 AM
News IconHolder Worth Mentioning: As Autozone INC (AZO) Shares Declined ... - Chester News (NYSE:AZO) - October 7 at 3:43 PM
News IconHow has AutoZone, Inc.:(NYSE:AZO) performed recently? – The ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:AZO) - October 6 at 3:40 PM
News IconSell-side Review & Stock Update on AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) - Recall News (NYSE:AZO) - October 5 at 3:26 PM logoAutozone Beats for the Quarter, Adds More Stores (NYSE:AZO) - October 5 at 8:34 AM logoALLDATA Manage Online Now Features Integrated WHI/Nexpart Catalog (NYSE:AZO) - October 4 at 3:42 PM logoIgnore The Slump in AutoZone, Buy Now (NYSE:AZO) - October 4 at 3:42 PM
News IconBroker Roundup For AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) - The De Soto Edge (NYSE:AZO) - October 3 at 8:30 AM logoAuto Stock Roundup: Tesla Sues Michigan Officials, Ford Responds to Trump (NYSE:AZO) - September 30 at 8:58 AM logoAutoZone Appears Headed for a Speed Bump (NYSE:AZO) - September 30 at 8:58 AM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) - The De Soto Edge (NYSE:AZO) - September 29 at 3:54 PM logoAutoZone Is Too Cheap To Ignore - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:AZO) - September 29 at 3:54 PM logoHow AutoZone Is Turning 1 Investor Concern Into an Opportunity (NYSE:AZO) - September 29 at 8:47 AM logoThe Market In 5 Minutes: Debates, Oil Keep Stocks Mixed - Benzinga (NYSE:AZO) - September 28 at 8:33 AM logoSS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC), AutoZone, Inc ... - Benzinga (NYSE:AZO) - September 28 at 8:33 AM logoAutoZone, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AZO-US : September 28, 2016 (NYSE:AZO) - September 28 at 8:33 AM logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - AZO (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 3:43 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) from Auto Parts Stores (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 3:43 PM logoAutoZone Inc. (AZO) Has Climbed To A 1-Month High (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 3:43 PM logoStreet Talk: GILD & AZO (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 3:43 PM logo2 Impressive Figures From AutoZone's Q4 Report (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 8:59 AM
News IconIs AutoZone, Inc.(NYSE: AZO), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 8:17 AM logo7 Breakout Stocks Spiking on Big Volume (NYSE:AZO) - September 27 at 8:17 AM
News IconPost Earnings Coverage as AutoZone Reports Double Digit Earnings Growth for the 40th Consecutive Quarter (NYSE:AZO) - September 26 at 3:49 PM logoBarclays Remains Buyers Of AutoZone Following Q4 Results (NYSE:AZO) - September 24 at 9:01 AM
News IconAutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) from Auto Parts Stores – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:07 PM logoWeather Woes At AutoZone As Comp Sales Decelerate - Benzinga (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:07 PM logoAutoZone Has Been An Excellent Investment - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:07 PM logoAutoZone, Inc. :AZO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : September 23, 2016 (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:06 PM logoWeather Woes At AutoZone As Comp Sales Decelerate (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:06 PM logoIs AutoZone Worth the Risk? (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 4:06 PM logoStock Update (NYSE:AZO): AutoZone, Inc.'s 4th Quarter EPS Increases to $14.30 - Smarter Analyst (NYSE:AZO) - September 23 at 8:45 AM logoEarnings Reaction History: AutoZone Inc., 27.3% Follow-Through Indicator, 10.0% Sensitive - Nasdaq (NYSE:AZO) - September 22 at 3:48 PM


AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) Chart for Friday, October, 21, 2016

Last Updated on 10/21/2016 by Staff