Group 1 Automotive Stock Forecast, Price & News

+6.86 (+4.02 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:15 PM ET)
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Volume1,402 shs
Average Volume176,458 shs
Market Capitalization$3.20 billion
P/E Ratio6.30
Dividend Yield0.83%
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About Group 1 Automotive

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. engages in the automotive retailing industry. The firm operates through the following geographical segments: U.S, the UK, and Brazil. It also sells new and used cars and light trucks, arranges related vehicle financing, sells service contracts, provides automotive maintenance and repair services, and sells vehicle parts. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.


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Overall MarketRank

2.80 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

28th out of 263 stocks

Automotive Dealers & Gasoline Service Stations Industry

4th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Group 1 Automotive (NYSE:GPI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Group 1 Automotive a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Group 1 Automotive in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Group 1 Automotive stock.
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When is Group 1 Automotive's next earnings date?

Group 1 Automotive is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Group 1 Automotive's earnings last quarter?

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE:GPI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 28th. The company reported $10.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $7.13 by $3.18. The business had revenue of $3.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.34 billion. Group 1 Automotive had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 33.86% and a net margin of 4.03%.
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How has Group 1 Automotive's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Group 1 Automotive's stock was trading at $61.07 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GPI stock has increased by 190.4% and is now trading at $177.32.
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How often does Group 1 Automotive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Group 1 Automotive?

Group 1 Automotive declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 17th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.34 per share on Wednesday, September 15th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 31st. This is a positive change from Group 1 Automotive's previous quarterly dividend of $0.33.
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Is Group 1 Automotive a good dividend stock?

Group 1 Automotive pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. The dividend payout ratio of Group 1 Automotive is 7.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Group 1 Automotive will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.19% next year. This indicates that Group 1 Automotive will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Group 1 Automotive issued on next quarter's earnings?

Group 1 Automotive updated its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $10.200-$10.700 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.510. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for GPI?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Group 1 Automotive's shares. Their forecasts range from $165.00 to $351.00. On average, they anticipate Group 1 Automotive's share price to reach $223.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Group 1 Automotive's key executives?

Group 1 Automotive's management team includes the following people:
  • Earl Julius Hesterberg, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Daniel James McHenry, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • James R. Druzbik, Vice President-Information Systems
  • Darryl Michael Burman, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Ronald W. Barnhill, Vice President-Taxes

What is Earl J. Hesterberg's approval rating as Group 1 Automotive's CEO?

119 employees have rated Group 1 Automotive CEO Earl J. Hesterberg on Glassdoor.com. Earl J. Hesterberg has an approval rating of 71% among Group 1 Automotive's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Group 1 Automotive own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Group 1 Automotive investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Asbury Automotive Group (ABG), Comcast (CMCSA), The Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), AutoNation (AN), NVIDIA (NVDA) and The Procter & Gamble (PG).

What is Group 1 Automotive's stock symbol?

Group 1 Automotive trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GPI."

Who are Group 1 Automotive's major shareholders?

Group 1 Automotive's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.12%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.42%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.66%), State Street Corp (3.73%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.58%) and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (3.24%). Company insiders that own Group 1 Automotive stock include Darryl M Burman, Daryl Kenningham, Earl J Hesterberg, Frank Grese, John C Rickel, John L Adams, Lincoln Pereira, Max P Watson, Michael David Jones and Peter C Delongchamps.
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Which major investors are selling Group 1 Automotive stock?

GPI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Franklin Resources Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Group 1 Automotive company stock in the last year include Darryl M Burman, Daryl Kenningham, Earl J Hesterberg, Frank Grese, Lincoln Pereira, Max P Watson, Michael David Jones, and Peter C Delongchamps.
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Which major investors are buying Group 1 Automotive stock?

GPI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Lakewood Capital Management LP, Bank of America Corp DE, NewEdge Wealth LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Invesco Ltd., and State Street Corp.
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How do I buy shares of Group 1 Automotive?

Shares of GPI 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 Group 1 Automotive's stock price today?

One share of GPI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $177.32.

How much money does Group 1 Automotive make?

Group 1 Automotive has a market capitalization of $3.20 billion and generates $10.85 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $286.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $18.06 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Group 1 Automotive have?

Group 1 Automotive employs 12,337 workers across the globe.

What is Group 1 Automotive's official website?

The official website for Group 1 Automotive is www.group1auto.com.

Where are Group 1 Automotive's headquarters?

Group 1 Automotive is headquartered at 800 GESSNER SUITE 500, HOUSTON TX, 77024.

How can I contact Group 1 Automotive?

Group 1 Automotive's mailing address is 800 GESSNER SUITE 500, HOUSTON TX, 77024. The company can be reached via phone at (713) 647-5700 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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