NYSE:BITA - Bitauto Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.61 +0.45 (+1.94 %) (As of 07/16/2018 08:22 AM ET)Previous Close$23.16Today's Range$23.13 - $23.8852-Week Range$18.47 - $54.42Volume834,894 shsAverage Volume1.07 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.69 billionP/E Ratio-6.90Dividend YieldN/ABeta3.12 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Bitauto Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides Internet content and marketing services, and transaction services for the automobile industry in the People's Republic of China. It operates in three segments: Advertising and Subscription Business, Transaction Services Business, and Digital Marketing Solutions Business. The Advertising and Subscription Business segment offers advertising services, including automobile pricing and promotional information, specifications, reviews, and consumer feedback to automakers through its bitauto.com Website and related mobile applications. It also provides transaction-focused online advertisement and promotional services for automakers, automobile dealers, auto finance partners, and insurance companies; and Web-based and mobile-based integrated digital marketing solutions to automobile dealers. The Transaction Services Business segment operates an online automobile retail transaction platform, which provides transaction platform and self-operated financing services. The Digital Marketing Solutions Business segment offers one-stop digital marketing solutions, including Website creation and maintenance, online public relation, online marketing campaign, advertising agency, big data application, and digital image creation services for automakers. The company also distributes its dealer customers' automobile pricing and promotional information through its Internet service provider partners. Bitauto Holdings Limited was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. Receive BITA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BITA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Data processing & preparation Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNYSE:BITA CUSIPN/A Webwww.bitauto.com Phone86-10-6849-2345 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.18 Quick Ratio1.18 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-6.90 Forward P/E Ratio-24.85 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.30 billion Price / Sales1.31 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value$41.13 per share Price / Book0.57 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($3.42) Net Income$-260,340,000.00 Net Margins-16.63% Return on Equity-8.19% Return on Assets-2.81% Miscellaneous Employees7,620 Outstanding Shares71,730,000Market Cap$1,693.45 Bitauto (NYSE:BITA) Frequently Asked Questions What is Bitauto's stock symbol? Bitauto trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BITA." How will Bitauto's stock buyback program work? Bitauto announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Tuesday, March 20th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Bitauto's earnings last quarter? Bitauto Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BITA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 13th. The information services provider reported ($0.37) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.18. The information services provider earned $346.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $309.85 million. Bitauto had a negative net margin of 16.63% and a negative return on equity of 8.19%. Bitauto's quarterly revenue was up 54.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.18 EPS. View Bitauto's Earnings History. When is Bitauto's next earnings date? Bitauto is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bitauto. What price target have analysts set for BITA? 5 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Bitauto's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Bitauto's share price to reach $43.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 82.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Bitauto. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bitauto? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bitauto in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Bitauto's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Bitauto include Proofpoint (PFPT), Zendesk (ZEN), YY (YY), RingCentral (RNG), DST Systems (DST), Pegasystems (PEGA), Corelogic (CLGX), CarGurus (CARG), Bilibili (BILI), Zynga (ZNGA), PagSeguro Digital (PAGS), Acxiom (ACXM), Smartsheet (SMAR), Cars.com (CARS) and Globant (GLOB). Who are Bitauto's key executives? Bitauto's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Li Bin, Founder & Chairman (Age 44)Mr. Xuan Zhang, CEO & Director (Age 42)Mr. Ming Xu, Chief Financial OfficerMr. Liu Xiaoke, Chief Operating Officer (Age 37)Mr. Zhu Lei, Chief Technology Officer (Age 32) Has Bitauto been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about BITA stock have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bitauto earned a coverage optimism score of 0.29 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the information services provider an impact score of 46.66 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are Bitauto's major shareholders? Bitauto's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include CITIC CAPITAL HOLDINGS LTD (6.52%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bitauto. How do I buy shares of Bitauto? Shares of BITA 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 Bitauto's stock price today? One share of BITA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.61. How big of a company is Bitauto? Bitauto has a market capitalization of $1.69 billion and generates $1.30 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $-260,340,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.42) on an earnings per share basis. Bitauto employs 7,620 workers across the globe. How can I contact Bitauto? Bitauto's mailing address is NO 6 SOUTH CAPITAL STADIUM ROAD, BEIJING F4, 100044. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-6849-2345 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Bitauto (NYSE BITA)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 235 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 196 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 431MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bitauto and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BITA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BITA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do closed-end mutual funds pay dividends?