NYSE:AZO - AutoZone Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$827.99 +17.95 (+2.22 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$827.99
Today's Range$802.41 - $832.67
52-Week Range$590.76 - $832.67
Volume363,515 shs
Average Volume318,275 shs
Market Capitalization$21.04 billion
P/E Ratio16.45
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.89
AutoZone Inc. retails and distributes automotive replacement parts and accessories. The company offers various products for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans, and light trucks, including new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, and non-automotive products. Its products include A/C compressors, batteries and accessories, bearings, belts and hoses, calipers, carburetors, chassis, clutches, CV axles, engines, fuel pumps, fuses, ignition and lighting products, mufflers, radiators, starters and alternators, thermostats, and water pumps. The company also offers maintenance products, such as antifreeze and windshield washer fluids; brake drums, rotors, shoes, and pads; brake and power steering fluids, and oil and fuel additives; oil and transmission fluids; oil, air, fuel, and transmission filters; oxygen sensors; paints and accessories; refrigerants and accessories; shock absorbers and struts; spark plugs and wires; and windshield wipers, as well as air fresheners, cell phone accessories, drinks and snacks, floor mats and seat covers, interior and exterior accessories, mirrors, performance products, protectants and cleaners, sealants and adhesives, steering wheel covers, stereos and radios, tools, and wash and wax products. In addition, it provides a sales program that offers commercial credit and delivery of parts and other products; and tire repair services. Further, it sells automotive diagnostic and repair software under the ALLDATA brand through alldata.com and alldatadiy.com; and automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, and non-automotive products through autozone.com. As of August 25, 2018, it operated 5,618 stores in the United States, including Puerto Rico; 564 stores in Mexico; 20 stores in Brazil; and 26 Interamerican Motor Corporation branches. AutoZone, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is based in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Auto & home supply stores
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNYSE:AZO
Previous Symbol
CUSIP05333210
Phone901-495-6500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.45
Forward P/E Ratio14.16
P/E Growth1.15

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.22 billion
Price / Sales1.89
Cash Flow$65.9753 per share
Price / Cash12.55
Book Value($57.51) per share
Price / Book-14.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$50.34
Net Income$1.34 billion
Net Margins11.92%
Return on Equity-99.70%
Return on Assets15.27%

Miscellaneous

Employees90,000
Outstanding Shares25,560,000
Market Cap$21.04 billion
OptionableOptionable

AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AutoZone's stock symbol?

AutoZone trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AZO."

How will AutoZone's stock buyback program work?

AutoZone declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, September 26th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 6.1% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AutoZone's earnings last quarter?

AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) released its earnings results on Tuesday, September, 18th. The company reported $18.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $17.92 by $0.62. The company had revenue of $3.56 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.60 billion. AutoZone had a negative return on equity of 99.70% and a net margin of 11.92%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $15.27 EPS. View AutoZone's Earnings History.

When is AutoZone's next earnings date?

AutoZone is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, December 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AutoZone.

How can I listen to AutoZone's earnings call?

AutoZone will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, December 4th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 2108398923.

What price target have analysts set for AZO?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for AutoZone's shares. Their forecasts range from $491.13 to $880.00. On average, they anticipate AutoZone's stock price to reach $786.3206 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for AutoZone.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AutoZone?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AutoZone in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AutoZone.

Has AutoZone been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AZO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AutoZone earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of AutoZone's key competitors?

Who are AutoZone's key executives?

AutoZone's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William C. Rhodes III, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. William T. Giles, CFO and Exec. VP of Fin. & Information Technology (Age 59)
  • Mr. Mark A. Finestone, Exec. VP of Merchandising, Supply Chain & Marketing (Age 57)
  • Mr. William W. Graves, Exec. VP of Mexico, Brazil & Store Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Thomas B. Newbern, Exec. VP of Store Operations, Commercial, Loss Prevention & ALLDATA (Age 56)

Who are AutoZone's major shareholders?

AutoZone's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.96%), BlackRock Inc. (7.32%), FMR LLC (5.30%), Nordea Investment Management AB (2.68%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (2.41%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.69%). Company insiders that own AutoZone stock include Albert Saltiel, Charles Pleas III, Douglas H Brooks, Earl G Graves Jr, James C Griffith, Mark A Finestone, Philip B Daniele, Richard Craig Smith, Rodney C Halsell, William Andrew Mckenna, William C Rhodes III, William T Giles and William W Graves. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AutoZone.

Which major investors are selling AutoZone stock?

AZO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Bessemer Group Inc., Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Point72 Asset Management L.P., Credit Suisse AG and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have sold AutoZone company stock in the last year include Albert Saltiel, Charles Pleas III, James C Griffith, Mark A Finestone, Philip B Daniele, Richard Craig Smith, Rodney C Halsell, William Andrew Mckenna, William C Rhodes III, William T Giles and William W Graves. View Insider Buying and Selling for AutoZone.

Which major investors are buying AutoZone stock?

AZO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Eagle Asset Management Inc., First Manhattan Co., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought AutoZone stock in the last two years include Douglas H Brooks and William Andrew Mckenna. View Insider Buying and Selling for AutoZone.

How do I buy shares of AutoZone?

Shares of AZO 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 AutoZone's stock price today?

One share of AZO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $827.99.

How big of a company is AutoZone?

AutoZone has a market capitalization of $21.04 billion and generates $11.22 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $50.34 on an earnings per share basis. AutoZone employs 90,000 workers across the globe.

What is AutoZone's official website?

The official website for AutoZone is http://www.autozone.com.

How can I contact AutoZone?

AutoZone's mailing address is 123 SOUTH FRONT ST, MEMPHIS TN, 38101. The company can be reached via phone at 901-495-6500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AutoZone (NYSE AZO)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  524 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  523 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,047
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AutoZone and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AZO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AZO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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