NYSE:GPI - Group 1 Automotive Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$73.28 +0.75 (+1.03 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.53
Today's Range$72.13 - $73.43
52-Week Range$51.62 - $84.47
Volume233,909 shs
Average Volume246,566 shs
Market Capitalization$1.53 billion
P/E Ratio9.39
Dividend Yield1.43%
Beta1.76
Group 1 Automotive logoGroup 1 Automotive, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the automotive retail industry. It sells new and used cars, light trucks, and vehicle parts; arranges vehicle financing; sells service and insurance contracts; and provides automotive maintenance and repair services. The company has operations primarily in the metropolitan areas of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Texas in the United States; 28 towns in the United Kingdom; and in the metropolitan markets of Sao Paulo, Parana, Mato Grosso do Sul, and Santa Catarina, Brazil. As of February 15, 2018, it owned and operated 230 franchises, 175 dealership locations, and 48 collision centers that offer 32 brands of automobiles. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
SymbolNYSE:GPI
CUSIP39890510
Phone713-647-5700

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.17
Current Ratio1.06
Quick Ratio0.27

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.39
Forward P/E Ratio8.51
P/E Growth1.21

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.12 billion
Price / Sales0.14
Cash Flow$10.9373 per share
Price / Cash6.70
Book Value$53.90 per share
Price / Book1.36

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.73
Net Income$213.44 million
Net Margins1.86%
Return on Equity15.47%
Return on Assets3.43%

Miscellaneous

Employees14,108
Outstanding Shares20,930,000

Group 1 Automotive (NYSE:GPI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Group 1 Automotive's stock symbol?

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

How often does Group 1 Automotive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Group 1 Automotive?

Group 1 Automotive announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 31st. View Group 1 Automotive's Dividend History.

How will Group 1 Automotive's stock buyback program work?

Group 1 Automotive announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, May 16th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 6.7% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Group 1 Automotive's earnings last quarter?

Group 1 Automotive (NYSE:GPI) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 26th. The company reported $1.70 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.54 by $0.16. The business had revenue of $2.86 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.66 billion. Group 1 Automotive had a net margin of 1.86% and a return on equity of 15.47%. Group 1 Automotive's quarterly revenue was up 13.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.53 earnings per share. View Group 1 Automotive's Earnings History.

When is Group 1 Automotive's next earnings date?

Group 1 Automotive is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Group 1 Automotive.

What price target have analysts set for GPI?

9 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Group 1 Automotive's stock. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $105.00. On average, they expect Group 1 Automotive's share price to reach $81.8571 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Group 1 Automotive.

Who are some of Group 1 Automotive's key competitors?

Who are Group 1 Automotive's key executives?

Group 1 Automotive's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Earl J. Hesterberg Jr., Chief Exec. Officer, Pres & Exec. Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. John C. Rickel, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Peter C. DeLongchamps, Sr. VP of Manufacturer Relations, Financial Services & Public Affairs (Age 57)
  • Mr. Frank Grese Jr., Sr. VP of HR, Training & Operations Support (Age 66)
  • Mr. Daryl Adam Kenningham, Pres of U.S. Operations (Age 54)

Has Group 1 Automotive been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about GPI stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Group 1 Automotive earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 47.02 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are Group 1 Automotive's major shareholders?

Group 1 Automotive's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.09%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.53%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (8.06%), Northern Trust Corp (3.93%), LSV Asset Management (3.12%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (2.91%). Company insiders that own Group 1 Automotive stock include Darryl M Burman, Daryl Kenningham, Earl J Hesterberg, Frank Grese, J Terry Strange, John C Rickel, Lincoln Pereira and Peter C Delongchamps. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Group 1 Automotive.

Which major investors are selling Group 1 Automotive stock?

GPI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Crescent Grove Advisors LLC, Hodges Capital Management Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Burney Co., California Public Employees Retirement System, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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, J Terry Strange, John C Rickel and Peter C Delongchamps. View Insider Buying and Selling for Group 1 Automotive.

Which major investors are buying Group 1 Automotive stock?

GPI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Abrams Capital Management L.P., Prudential Financial Inc., UBS Group AG, Foundry Partners LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Boston Partners and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Group 1 Automotive.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Group 1 Automotive's stock price today?

One share of GPI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.29.

How big of a company is Group 1 Automotive?

Group 1 Automotive has a market capitalization of $1.53 billion and generates $11.12 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $213.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.73 on an earnings per share basis. Group 1 Automotive employs 14,108 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Group 1 Automotive (GPI)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  179 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  320 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  499
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Group 1 Automotive and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GPI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GPI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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