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Lithia Motors (LAD) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$256.34
+2.17 (+0.85%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$254.59
$257.00
50-Day Range
$248.19
$304.45
52-Week Range
$229.71
$331.96
Volume
202,078 shs
Average Volume
244,132 shs
Market Capitalization
$7.03 billion
P/E Ratio
7.57
Dividend Yield
0.83%
Price Target
$318.55

Lithia Motors MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.30 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
24.3% Upside
$318.55 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
9.74% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.71
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.76mentions of Lithia Motors in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$35,110 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
24.08%
From $28.78 to $35.71 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.15 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

62nd out of 188 stocks

Automotive Dealers & Gasoline Service Stations Industry

4th out of 17 stocks

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About Lithia Motors Stock (NYSE:LAD)

Lithia Motors, Inc. operates as an automotive retailer worldwide. It operates in two segments, Vehicle Operations and Financing Operations. The company's Vehicle Operations segment sells new and used vehicles; provides parts, repair, and maintenance services; vehicle finance; and insurance products. Its Financing Operations segment provides financing to customers buying and leasing retail vehicles. The company sells its products and services through the Driveway and Greencars brand names through a network of locations, e-commerce platforms, and captive finance solutions. Lithia Motors, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Medford, Oregon.

LAD Stock Price History

LAD Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/22 Dividend
3/07/2024
Dividend Payable
3/22/2024
Last Earnings
4/24/2024
Ex-Dividend for 5/24 Dividend
5/09/2024
Dividend Payable
5/24/2024
Today
5/25/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-Industry
Automotive Retail
CUSIP
53679710
Employees
27,446
Year Founded
1946

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$318.55
High Stock Price Target
$400.00
Low Stock Price Target
$230.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+24.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.30
Research Coverage
10 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.00 billion
Pretax Margin
3.89%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$31.04 billion
Cash Flow
$47.12 per share
Book Value
$232.67 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,915,000
Market Cap
$7.03 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.59

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LAD Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lithia Motors stock right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lithia Motors in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" LAD shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LAD, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Lithia Motors' stock price target for 2024?

10 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Lithia Motors' stock. Their LAD share price targets range from $230.00 to $400.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $318.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have LAD shares performed in 2024?

Lithia Motors' stock was trading at $329.28 at the start of the year. Since then, LAD shares have decreased by 22.2% and is now trading at $256.34.
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When is Lithia Motors' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2024.
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How were Lithia Motors' earnings last quarter?

Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company reported $6.11 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $7.85 by $1.74. The company had revenue of $8.56 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.58 billion. Lithia Motors had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.62% and a net margin of 2.87%. Lithia Motors's revenue for the quarter was up 22.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $8.44 earnings per share.

How often does Lithia Motors pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be given a dividend of $0.53 per share on Friday, May 24th. This represents a $2.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 9th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50.
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Is Lithia Motors a good dividend stock?

Lithia Motors (NYSE:LAD) pays an annual dividend of $2.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 15 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 6.26%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LAD will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.94% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LAD.

What is Bryan DeBoer's approval rating as Lithia Motors' CEO?

155 employees have rated Lithia Motors Chief Executive Officer Bryan DeBoer on Glassdoor.com. Bryan DeBoer has an approval rating of 71% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Lithia Motors own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lithia Motors investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Gilead Sciences (GILD), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Salesforce (CRM), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

Who are Lithia Motors' major shareholders?

Lithia Motors' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.25%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (2.66%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.74%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.43%), Kennedy Capital Management LLC (0.38%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.38%). Insiders that own company stock include Bryan B Deboer, Chris Holzshu, David Stork, George N Hines, Louis Miramontes, Shauna Mcintyre, Sidney B Deboer and Tina Miller.
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How do I buy shares of Lithia Motors?

Shares of LAD stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Lithia Motors have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Lithia Motors: 797 Valley Street LLC, Albany CJD Fiat, Baierl Auto Group, Baierl Auto Parts LLC, Baierl Automotive Corporation, Baierl Chevrolet Inc., Baierl Holding LLC, Broadway Ford, Buhler Ford Inc, Cadillac of Portland Lloyd Center LLC, Camp Automotive Inc., Carbone Auto Body LLC, Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat of Morgantown, Cranberry Automotive Inc., Crater Lake Ford Lincoln, Crater Lake Mazda, DCH (Oxnard) Inc., DCH Auto Group, DCH Bloomfield LLC, DCH CA LLC, DCH Calabasas-A LLC, DCH California Investments LLC, DCH California Motors Inc., DCH DMS NJ LLC, DCH Del Norte Inc., DCH Essex Inc., DCH Financial NJ LLC, DCH Freehold - V LLC, DCH Freehold LLC, DCH Holdings LLC, DCH Investments Inc. (New Jersey), DCH Investments Inc. (New York), DCH Korean Imports LLC, DCH Mamaroneck LLC, DCH Mission Valley LLC, DCH Monmouth LLC, DCH Montclair LLC, DCH Motors LLC, DCH NY Motors LLC, DCH Nanuet LLC, DCH North America Inc., DCH Oxnard 1521 Imports Inc., DCH Riverside-S Inc., DCH Simi Valley Inc., DCH Support Services LLC, DCH TL Holdings LLC, DCH TL NY Holdings LLC, DCH Temecula Imports LLC, DCH Temecula Motors LLC, DCH Thousand Oaks-F Inc., DCH Torrance Imports Inc., Dah Chong Hong CA Trading LLC, Dah Chong Hong Trading Corporation, Daron Motors LLC, Day Auto Group, Downtown LA, Driveway Motors LLC, Elizabeth Collision LLC, Florida SS LLC, Ford Lincoln of Morgantown, Freehold Nissan LLC, Fuse Auto Sales LLC, Hamilton Honda, Hazleton Honda, Hutchins Eugene Nissan Inc., Hutchins Imported Motors Inc., Jaguar Landrover Mission Viejo, LA Motors Holding LLC, LAD Advertising Inc., LAD Carson-N LLC, LAD Mission Viejo-JLR Inc., LAD Mobu Inc., LAD-AU LLC, LAD-MB LLC, LAD-N LLC, LAD-P LLC, LAD-T LLC, LAD-V LLC, LBMP LLC, LFKF LLC, LGPAC Inc., LLL Sales Co LLC, LMBB LLC, LMBP LLC, LMOP LLC, LSTAR LLC, Lithia AcDM Inc., Lithia Aircraft Inc., Lithia Anchorage-C LLC, Lithia Anchorage-H LLC, Lithia Armory Garage LLC, Lithia Auction & Recon LLC, Lithia Auto Services Inc., Lithia Automotive Inc., Lithia BA Holding Inc., Lithia BNM Inc. (non‑operating), Lithia Baierl-S LLC, Lithia Bryan Texas Inc., Lithia Buffalo-A LLC, Lithia CCTF Inc., Lithia CDH Inc., Lithia CIMR Inc., Lithia CJDO Inc., Lithia CJDSA Inc., Lithia CJDSF Inc., Lithia CM Inc., Lithia CO Inc., Lithia CSA Inc., Lithia Community Development Company Inc., Lithia Crater Lake-F Inc., Lithia Crater Lake-M Inc., Lithia DE Inc., Lithia DM Inc., Lithia DMID Inc., Lithia Des Moines-VW LLC, Lithia Dodge of Tri-Cities Inc., Lithia Eatontown-F LLC, Lithia FLCC LLC, Lithia FMF Inc., Lithia Financial Corporation (previously Lithia Leasing Inc. and Lithia Credit Inc.), Lithia Florida Holding Inc., Lithia Ford of Boise Inc., Lithia Fresno Inc., Lithia HDM Inc., Lithia HGF Inc., Lithia HMID Inc., Lithia HPI Inc. (non‑operating), Lithia Hamilton-H LLC, Lithia Hazleton-H LLC, Lithia Idaho Falls-F Inc., Lithia Imports of Anchorage Inc., Lithia JEF Inc., Lithia Klamath Inc., Lithia Klamath-T Inc., Lithia LBGGF Inc., Lithia LHGF Inc., Lithia LSGF Inc., Lithia MBDM Inc., Lithia MMF Inc., Lithia MTLM Inc., Lithia McMurray-C LLC, Lithia Medford HON Inc., Lithia Middletown-L LLC, Lithia Monroeville-A LLC, Lithia Monroeville-C LLC, Lithia Monroeville-F LLC, Lithia Monroeville-V LLC, Lithia Moon-S LLC, Lithia Moon-V LLC, Lithia Morgantown-CJD LLC, Lithia Morgantown-F LLC, Lithia Morgantown-S LLC, Lithia Motors Support Services Inc., Lithia NA Inc., Lithia NC Inc., Lithia ND Acquisition Corp. #1, Lithia ND Acquisition Corp. #3, Lithia ND Acquisition Corp. #4, Lithia NDM Inc., Lithia NF Inc., Lithia NSA Inc., Lithia Northeast Real Estate LLC, Lithia Orchard Park-H LLC, Lithia Paramus-M LLC, Lithia Pittsburgh-S LLC, Lithia Ramsey-B LLC, Lithia Ramsey-L LLC, Lithia Ramsey-M LLC, Lithia Ramsey-T LLC, Lithia Real Estate Inc., Lithia Reno Sub-HYUN Inc., Lithia Reno-CJ LLC, Lithia Reno-VW LLC, Lithia Rose-FT Inc., Lithia SOC Inc., Lithia SSP LLC, Lithia Salmir Inc., Lithia Sea P Inc., Lithia Seaside Inc., Lithia Spokane-B LLC, Lithia Spokane-S LLC, Lithia TA Inc., Lithia TO Inc., Lithia TR Inc., Lithia Uniontown-C LLC, Lithia VAuDM Inc., Lithia VF Inc., Lithia Wexford-H LLC, Lithia of Abilene Inc., Lithia of Anchorage Inc., Lithia of Bend #1 LLC, Lithia of Bend #2 LLC, Lithia of Bennington - 1 LLC, Lithia of Bennington - 2 LLC, Lithia of Bennington - 3 LLC, Lithia of Bennington - 4 LLC, Lithia of Billings II LLC, Lithia of Billings Inc., Lithia of Casper LLC, Lithia of Clear Lake LLC, Lithia of Concord I Inc., Lithia of Concord II Inc., Lithia of Corpus Christi Inc., Lithia of Des Moines Inc., Lithia of Eureka Inc., Lithia of Fairbanks Inc., Lithia of Great Falls Inc., Lithia of Helena Inc., Lithia of Honolulu-A Inc., Lithia of Honolulu-BGMCC LLC, Lithia of Honolulu-F LLC, Lithia of Honolulu-V LLC, Lithia of Killeen LLC, Lithia of Lodi Inc., Lithia of Maui-H LLC, Lithia of Missoula II LLC, Lithia of Missoula III Inc., Lithia of Missoula Inc., Lithia of Pocatello Inc., Lithia of Portland I LLC, Lithia of Portland LLC, Lithia of Robstown LLC, Lithia of Roseburg Inc., Lithia of Santa Rosa Inc., Lithia of Seattle Inc., Lithia of South Central AK Inc., Lithia of Spokane II Inc., Lithia of Spokane Inc., Lithia of Stockton Inc., Lithia of Stockton-V Inc., Lithia of TF Inc., Lithia of Troy LLC, Lithia of Utica - 1 LLC, Lithia of Utica - 2 LLC, Lithia of Utica - 3 LLC, Lithia of Utica - 4 LLC, Lithia of Walnut Creek Inc., Lithia of Wasilla LLC, Lithia of Yorkville - 1 LLC, Lithia of Yorkville - 2 LLC, Lithia of Yorkville - 3 LLC, Lithia of Yorkville - 4 LLC, Lithia of Yorkville - 5 LLC, Medford Insurance LLC, Milford DCH Inc., Northland Ford Inc., PA Real Estate LLC, PA Support Services LLC, Paramus Collision LLC, Paramus World Motors LLC, Personalized Marketing LLC, Prestige Auto Group, RFA Holdings LLC, Ray Laks Acura, Ray Laks Honda, Sacramento-L Inc., Salem-B LLC, Salem-H LLC, Salem-V LLC, Sharlene Realty LLC, Shift Portland LLC, Southern Cascades Finance Corporation, Subaru of Morgantown, Tampa-H LLC, Tustin Motors Inc., Wesley Chapel-H LLC, Wesley Chapel-T LLC, Zelienople Real Estate I L.P., and Zelienople Real Estate L.L.C..
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This page (NYSE:LAD) was last updated on 5/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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