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NYSE:GPI

Group 1 Automotive Stock Forecast, Price & News

$148.71
-3.23 (-2.13 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$147.74
Now: $148.71
$154.64
50-Day Range
$118.14
MA: $128.32
$154.33
52-Week Range
$26.25
Now: $148.71
$162.65
Volume168,013 shs
Average Volume236,292 shs
Market Capitalization$2.72 billion
P/E Ratio11.77
Dividend Yield0.79%
Beta2.13
Group 1 Automotive, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the automotive retail industry. The company sells new and used cars, light trucks, and vehicle parts, as well as service insurance contracts; arranges related vehicle financing; and offers automotive maintenance and repair services. It operates primarily in the metropolitan areas in 15 states in the United States; 33 towns in the United Kingdom; and 3 states in Brazil. As of February 5, 2020, the company owned and operated 186 automotive dealerships, 242 franchises, and 49 collision centers that offer 31 brands of automobiles. Group 1 Automotive, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.32 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
CUSIP39890510
Phone713-647-5700
Employees15,296

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.04 billion
Cash Flow$14.58 per share
Book Value$67.61 per share

Profitability

Net Income$174 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$2.72 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$148.71
-3.23 (-2.13 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Group 1 Automotive (NYSE:GPI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Group 1 Automotive's stock 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 shares have increased by 143.5% and is now trading at $148.71.
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Is Group 1 Automotive a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Group 1 Automotive in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Group 1 Automotive stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Group 1 Automotive?

Wall Street analysts have given Group 1 Automotive a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Group 1 Automotive wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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 Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Group 1 Automotive's earnings last quarter?

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE:GPI) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The company reported $6.97 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $6.56 by $0.41. The business had revenue of $3.04 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.01 billion. Group 1 Automotive had a return on equity of 22.60% and a net margin of 2.13%. The firm's revenue was down 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $3.02 earnings per share.
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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 Wednesday, November 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 30th.
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Is Group 1 Automotive a good dividend stock?

Group 1 Automotive pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.79%. The dividend payout ratio of Group 1 Automotive is 10.98%. 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 6.69% next year. This indicates that Group 1 Automotive will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Group 1 Automotive's stock buyback program work?

Group 1 Automotive announced that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Thursday, February 21st 2019, which allows the company to repurchase $75,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 6.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for GPI?

6 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Group 1 Automotive's shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $187.00. On average, they expect Group 1 Automotive's stock price to reach $140.17 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.7%.
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Who are some of Group 1 Automotive's key competitors?

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).

Who are Group 1 Automotive's key executives?

Group 1 Automotive's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Earl J. Hesterberg Jr., Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 67, Pay $3.96M)
  • Mr. Peter C. DeLongchamps, Sr. VP of Manufacturer Relations, Financial Services & Public Affairs (Age 60, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Frank Grese Jr., Sr. VP of HR, Training & Operations Support (Age 69, Pay $1.31M)
  • Mr. John C. Rickel, Sr. VP (Age 59, Pay $1.38M)
  • Mr. Daryl Adam Kenningham, Pres of US & Brazilian Operations (Age 57, Pay $1.82M)
  • Mr. Daniel James McHenry, Sr. VP & CFO
  • Sheila Roth, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Darryl Michael Burman, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 63)
  • Mr. Matthew E. McGovern, Chief Financial Officer of Northeast Region
  • Mr. Robert J. Kennedy, Chief Financial Officer of Southeast Region

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.03%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), 6 Meridian (0.01%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Huntington National Bank (0.00%). 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. 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, Michael David Jones, and Peter C Delongchamps.
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Which major investors are buying Group 1 Automotive stock?

GPI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 6 Meridian, First Hawaiian Bank, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Huntington National Bank.
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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.

What is Group 1 Automotive's stock price today?

One share of GPI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $148.71.

How big of a company is Group 1 Automotive?

Group 1 Automotive has a market capitalization of $2.72 billion and generates $12.04 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $174 million in net income (profit) each year or $10.93 on an earnings per share basis. Group 1 Automotive employs 15,296 workers across the globe.

What is Group 1 Automotive's official website?

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

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 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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