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DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
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Cars.com (CARS) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.42 (+4.14%)
(As of 05/27/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
383,196 shs
Average Volume
470,452 shs
Market Capitalization
$731.13 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Cars.com

Cars.com Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital automotive marketplace that connects local car dealers to consumers in the United States. The company offers a suite of digital solutions that creates connections between individuals researching cars or looking to purchase a car with car dealerships and automotive original equipment manufacturers. It also sells online subscription advertising products to car dealerships by its direct sales force, as well as through its affiliate sales channel. In addition, the company sells display advertising to national advertisers. Further, it offers online automotive marketplace service that connects buyers and sellers through Cars.com, Auto.com, DealerRater.com, NewCars.com, PickupTrucks.com, DealerInspire.com, and LaunchDigitalMarketing.com Websites. Its platform hosts approximately 4.9 million new and used vehicle listings and serves approximately 20,000 franchise and independent car dealers. Cars.com Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Data processing & preparation
Previous Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$623.68 million
Cash Flow
$1.79 per share
Book Value
$5.73 per share


Net Income
$7.72 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$731.13 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.43 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

111th out of 284 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

17th out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cars.com a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cars.com in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Cars.com stock.
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When is Cars.com's next earnings date?

Cars.com is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Cars.com

How were Cars.com's earnings last quarter?

Cars.com Inc. (NYSE:CARS) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $156.55 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $156.39 million. Cars.com had a net margin of 1.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.82%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 8.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.45 EPS.
View Cars.com's earnings history

What guidance has Cars.com issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cars.com updated its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $161.00 million-$163.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $161.96 million.

What price target have analysts set for CARS?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Cars.com's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Cars.com's stock price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 79.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Cars.com's key executives?
Cars.com's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. T. Alex Vetter, Co-Founder, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. James F. Rogers, Chief Legal Officer (Age 65) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John Clavadetscher, Chief Revenue Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. William Swislow, Co-Founder
  • Ms. Becky A. Sheehan, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 52)
What is Alex Vetter's approval rating as Cars.com's CEO?

232 employees have rated Cars.com CEO Alex Vetter on Glassdoor.com. Alex Vetter has an approval rating of 67% among Cars.com's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Cars.com own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cars.com investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Costco Wholesale (COST), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Southwest Airlines (LUV), PayPal (PYPL) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

What is Cars.com's stock symbol?

Cars.com trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CARS."

Who are Cars.com's major shareholders?

Cars.com's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.87%), Ninety One UK Ltd (6.93%), Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd (5.56%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.07%) and State Street Corp (3.35%). Company insiders that own Cars.com stock include Bryan Wiener, Douglas Neal Miller, James F Rogers and Thomas Alex Vetter.
View institutional ownership trends for Cars.com

Which major investors are selling Cars.com stock?

CARS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Border to Coast Pensions Partnership Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, Ninety One UK Ltd, and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Cars.com company stock in the last year include Douglas Neal Miller, and James F Rogers.
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Which major investors are buying Cars.com stock?

CARS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EMG Holdings L.P., Simplex Trading LLC, Walleye Capital LLC, Walleye Capital LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, American Century Companies Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, and Walleye Trading LLC. Company insiders that have bought Cars.com stock in the last two years include Bryan Wiener, and Thomas Alex Vetter.
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How do I buy shares of Cars.com?

Shares of CARS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Cars.com's stock price today?

One share of CARS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.57.

How much money does Cars.com make?

Cars.com has a market capitalization of $731.13 million and generates $623.68 million in revenue each year. The company earns $7.72 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.079990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Cars.com have?

Cars.com employs 1,600 workers across the globe.

What is Cars.com's official website?

The official website for Cars.com is www.cars.com.

How can I contact Cars.com?

Cars.com's mailing address is 300 S. RIVERSIDE PLAZA SUITE 1000, CHICAGO IL, 60606. The company can be reached via phone at 312-601-5000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 312-601-5755.

This page was last updated on 5/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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