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Group 1 Automotive Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.50 (-2.20%)
(As of 11/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
81,900 shs
Average Volume
176,033 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.62 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Automotive Retail
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$10.85 billion
Cash Flow
$21.93 per share
Book Value
$106.00 per share


Net Income
$286.50 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.62 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.93 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

28th out of 273 stocks

Automotive Dealers & Gasoline Service Stations Industry

3rd out of 28 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Group 1 Automotive (NYSE:GPI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Group 1 Automotive a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Group 1 Automotive in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Group 1 Automotive stock.
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How has Group 1 Automotive's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Group 1 Automotive's stock was trading at $61.07 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GPI stock has increased by 227.1% and is now trading at $199.79.
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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, February 3rd 2022.
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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 Wednesday, October, 27th. The company reported $9.62 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $9.09 by $0.53. The firm had revenue of $3.51 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.41 billion. Group 1 Automotive had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 33.92% and a net margin of 4.23%. The business's revenue was up 15.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $6.97 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Wednesday, December 15th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 30th. This is an increase from Group 1 Automotive's previous quarterly dividend of $0.34.
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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 0.68%. Group 1 Automotive has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Group 1 Automotive is 4.44%. 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 4.06% next year. This indicates that Group 1 Automotive will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for GPI?

5 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Group 1 Automotive's stock. Their forecasts range from $180.00 to $351.00. On average, they anticipate Group 1 Automotive's stock price to reach $236.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.2% 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.

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), Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), AutoNation (AN), NVIDIA (NVDA) and 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 investors include BlackRock Inc. (17.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.61%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.73%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (3.18%), LSV Asset Management (2.79%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.52%). Company insiders that own Group 1 Automotive stock include Darryl M Burman, Daryl Kenningham, Earl J Hesterberg, Frank Grese, John C Rickel, 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., LSV Asset Management, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Two Sigma Investments LP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, and Moore Capital Management LP. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, NewEdge Wealth LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Man Group plc, and Cubic Asset Management LLC.
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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 $199.79.

How much money does Group 1 Automotive make?

Group 1 Automotive has a market capitalization of $3.62 billion and generates $10.85 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $286.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $30.63 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 713-647-5858.

This page was last updated on 11/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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