About Cars.com (NYSE:CARS)
Cars.com Inc. owns a digital automotive marketplace business (Cars.com). Cars.com is an online research destination for car shoppers. The Company is engaged in the sale of online subscription advertising products targeting car dealerships. It offers a suite of products and services targeting the automotive needs of its buyer and seller customers. Cars.com offers a digital automotive marketplace search engine that helps car buyers to make informed purchasing decisions and helps sellers to engage with a portion of their target customer base. This online automotive marketplace service connects buyers and sellers across five Websites: Cars.com, Auto.com, DealerRater.com, NewCars.com and PickupTrucks.com. Its automotive marketplace products also include credible user and automotive and dealer reviews. It is also engaged in the sale of display advertising to national advertisers. Car buyers and car owners interface with Cars.com primarily through the Cars.com sites and mobile applications.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Internet Services
Trailing P/E Ratio18.0470588235294
Forward P/E Ratio23.97
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$633.10 million
Price / Sales3.47
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Net Income$176.37 million
Return on Equity8.18%
Return on Assets6.29%
Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Cars.com's stock symbol?
Cars.com trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CARS."
How were Cars.com's earnings last quarter?
Cars.com Inc (NYSE:CARS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.16. Cars.com had a return on equity of 8.18% and a net margin of 19.24%. View Cars.com's Earnings History.
When will Cars.com make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Cars.com's stock going? Where will Cars.com's stock price be in 2018?
3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Cars.com's stock. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Cars.com's share price to reach $35.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cars.com.
Who are some of Cars.com's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Cars.com include CarGurus (CARG), Yelp (YELP), Auto Trader Group (AUTO), Bitauto (BITA), Trivago (TRVG), Yirendai (YRD), Moneysupermarket.Com Group (MONY), Shutterstock (SSTK), Qunar Cayman Islands (QUNR), TrueCar (TRUE), Yext (YEXT), NIC (EGOV), Blucora (BCOR), ANGI Homeservices (ANGI), Liberty Tripadvisor (LTRPA), Care.com (CRCM), Tucows (TCX) and Gocompare.Com Group (GOCO).
Who are Cars.com's key executives?
Cars.com's management team includes the folowing people:
- Scott E. Forbes, Chairman of the Board (Age 59)
- T. Alex Vetter, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 46)
- Becky A. Sheehan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
- John Clavadetscher, Chief Revenue Officer (Age 43)
- James F. Rogers, Chief Legal Officer (Age 64)
- Jill A. Greenthal, Director (Age 60)
- Thomas E. Hale, Director (Age 48)
- Donald A. McGovern Jr., Director (Age 66)
- Greg Revelle, Director (Age 39)
- Bala Subramanian, Non-Executive Director
Who owns Cars.com stock?
Cars.com's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include
STARBOARD VALUE LP
STARBOARD VALUE LP
(7.00%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.57%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.02%) and Private Capital Advisors Inc. (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cars.com.
Who bought Cars.com stock? Who is buying Cars.com stock?
Cars.com's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Private Capital Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cars.com.
How do I buy Cars.com stock?
Shares of Cars.com 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 Cars.com's stock price today?
One share of Cars.com stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.68.
How big of a company is Cars.com?
Cars.com has a market capitalization of $2.19 billion and generates $633.10 million in revenue each year. The company earns $176.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.70 on an earnings per share basis. Cars.com employs 1,275 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Cars.com?
Cars.com's mailing address is 300 S Riverside Plz Ste 1000, CHICAGO, IL 60606-6614, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-312-6015000 or via email at [email protected]
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Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Cars.com (NYSE CARS) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/14/2018|| || || || || || || || |
|8/9/2017||Q2 2017||$0.70||$157.00 million||$156.62 million||View||Listen|
Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) Earnings Estimates
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Dividend History for Cars.com (NYSE:CARS)
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Insider Trading History for Cars.com (NYSE CARS)
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Cars.com (NYSE CARS) News Headlines
|Automakers, U.S. lawmakers hope for progress on self-driving car bill|
www.businessinsider.com - January 18 at 5:27 PM
|Fox Rent A Car Announces New Corporate Location Grand Opening in San Antonio, Texas|
www.bizjournals.com - January 18 at 5:27 PM
|Cars.com CEO on auto market in 2018|
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 5:43 PM
|Cars.com (CARS) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 8:12 PM
|With Thefts Rising in North Carolina, Top Ways to Protect Your Car and Lower Your Insurance Rates|
www.nasdaq.com - January 9 at 5:57 PM
|Nvidia Exec Gives In-Depth Look at Chipmaker's Self-Driving Car Plans|
www.thestreet.com - January 9 at 5:57 PM
|Cars.com Appoints Bala Subramanian to Board of Directors|
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 11:17 AM
|Q3 2018 EPS Estimates for Cars.com Inc (CARS) Increased by Analyst|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 7:12 AM
|Brokerages Anticipate Cars.com Inc (CARS) to Post $0.28 Earnings Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 8 at 3:52 AM
|Cars.com (CARS) Given "Buy" Rating at B. Riley|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 6 at 11:50 PM
|Cars.com (CARS) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 4 at 10:32 PM
| Cars.com Inc (CARS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 4 at 7:58 AM
|MoneyGram, Car Sales and More Records for Wall Street - 5 Things You Must Know|
www.msn.com - January 3 at 8:13 AM
|How to keep your car's safety sensors clean when snow and ice attack|
www.foxnews.com - December 21 at 5:45 PM
|Zacks: Cars.com Inc (CARS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 1:28 AM
|B. Riley Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Cars.com (CARS)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 1:16 PM
|Form 4 MINDICH JEREMY For: Dec 14 Filed by: ITRON INC /WA/|
www.streetinsider.com - December 19 at 9:00 AM
|[$$] Activist Starboard Value Buys 9.9% Stake in Cars.com|
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 5:47 PM
|Cars.com jumps 11% to record levels after report of Starboard investment|
finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 5:47 PM
|Critical Comparison: Cars.com (CARS) & The Competition|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 5:16 AM
|Traders Purchase Large Volume of Cars.com Call Options (CARS)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 2:38 AM
|Head to Head Comparison: Cars.com (CARS) versus Leaf Group (LFGR)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 9:22 AM
|IAC/InterActiveCorp (IAC) versus Cars.com (CARS) Financial Survey|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 3:34 PM
|Analyzing Cars.com (CARS) & Its Peers|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 1:30 AM
|Cars.com (CARS) vs. Its Competitors Critical Review|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 9:10 PM
|Cars.com (CARS) vs. The Competition Head-To-Head Contrast|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 5:28 PM
|Cars.com, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CARS) : December 8, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 5:38 PM
|Cars.com Releases 2017 Year in Review|
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 6:19 PM
|Cars.com, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CARS-US : December 7, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 9:03 AM
| Analysts Set $33.17 Target Price for Cars.com Inc. (CARS)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 1:46 PM
|Cars.com (CARS) versus Yelp (YELP) Head-To-Head Contrast|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 7:18 PM
|Head to Head Review: Cars.com (CARS) and Its Competitors|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 3:28 AM
|Investors Buy Large Volume of Cars.com Put Options (CARS)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 5:49 AM
|Liability In Autonomous Car Crashes: Here's What Gene Munster, Warren Buffett And GM Say|
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:38 PM
|Cars.com (CARS) and Its Competitors Financial Survey|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 1:12 AM
|Contrasting Shutterstock (SSTK) & Cars.com (CARS)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 21 at 7:43 AM
|India-based automaker Mahindra wants to sell electric vehicles in U.S.|
www.businessinsider.com - November 20 at 6:06 PM
|Volvo Cars inks deal to sell Uber tens of thousands of self-driving taxis|
www.marketwatch.com - November 20 at 6:06 PM
|Volvo Cars to supply Uber with up to 24,000 self-driving cars|
www.reuters.com - November 20 at 6:06 PM
|Uber Expands Driverless-Car Push With Deal for 24,000 Volvos|
www.bloomberg.com - November 20 at 6:06 PM
| Cars.com Inc. (CARS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 8:40 AM
|UPDATE 6-New $200,000 Tesla Roadster speeds in front of electric big-rig truck|
www.cnbc.com - November 19 at 9:37 PM
|Financial Review: Cars.com (CARS) vs. Its Competitors|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 7:24 PM
|Comparing Cars.com (CARS) and Its Competitors|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 11:52 AM
|Cars.com Study Finds 74 Percent of Black Friday Car Shoppers are Hunting for Big Savings|
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:24 PM
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