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

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$765.34 +2.60 (+0.34 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 06:57 AM ET)
Previous Close$762.74
Today's Range$761.88 - $767.69
52-Week Range$499.10 - $797.89
Volume141,637 shs
Average Volume371,333 shs
Market Capitalization$19.54 billion
P/E Ratio17.78
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.88
AutoZone logoAutoZone, Inc. retails and distributes automotive replacement parts and accessories. It 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. The company's 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, thermostats, starters and alternators, and water pumps. It 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, the company 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; automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, and non-automotive products through autozone.com; and accessories, performance, and replacement parts through autoanything.com. As of December 05, 2017, it operated 5,480 stores in the United States, including Puerto Rico; 529 stores in Mexico; 14 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
SymbolNYSE:AZO
CUSIP05333210
Phone901-495-6500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.64
Current Ratio0.95
Quick Ratio0.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.78
Forward P/E Ratio15.39
P/E Growth1.12

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.89 billion
Price / Sales1.86
Cash Flow$58.8723 per share
Price / Cash13.00
Book Value($51.32) per share
Price / Book-14.91

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$43.04
Net Income$1.28 billion
Net Margins12.27%
Return on Equity-96.89%
Return on Assets14.64%

Miscellaneous

Employees87,000
Outstanding Shares26,440,000
Market Cap$19.54 billion

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 share repurchase plan on Wednesday, March 21st 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AutoZone's earnings last quarter?

AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE:AZO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 22nd. The company reported $13.42 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $12.99 by $0.43. The business earned $2.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.71 billion. AutoZone had a net margin of 12.27% and a negative return on equity of 96.89%. The business's revenue was down 13.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $11.44 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, September, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AutoZone.

What price target have analysts set for AZO?

20 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for AutoZone's shares. Their predictions range from $491.13 to $875.00. On average, they expect AutoZone's share price to reach $742.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for AutoZone.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AutoZone?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AutoZone in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 12 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AutoZone.

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, IMC & Store Devel. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Thomas B. Newbern, Exec. VP of Store Operations, Commercial, Loss Prevention & ALLDATA (Age 56)

Has AutoZone been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AZO stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AutoZone earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.89 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for AutoZone.

Who are AutoZone's major shareholders?

AutoZone's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.03%), FMR LLC (4.97%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (3.32%), Burgundy Asset Management Ltd. (2.33%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.99%) and Fiera Capital Corp (1.72%). 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 Vulcan Value Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, BlackRock Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC, TD Asset Management Inc. and OppenheimerFunds Inc.. 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, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Morgan Stanley, Unigestion Holding SA, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Marshall Wace LLP, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Tweedy Browne Co LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $765.34.

How big of a company is AutoZone?

AutoZone has a market capitalization of $19.54 billion and generates $10.89 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $43.04 on an earnings per share basis. AutoZone employs 87,000 workers across the globe.

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:  501 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  504 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,005
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 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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