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NYSE:LADLithia Motors Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.21 (+0.18 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 02:54 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $118.94
50-Day Range
MA: $97.12
52-Week Range
Now: $118.94
Volume111,094 shs
Average Volume220,523 shs
Market Capitalization$2.71 billion
P/E Ratio10.69
Dividend Yield1.01%
Lithia Motors, Inc. operates automotive franchises, and retails new and used vehicles in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Domestic, Import, and Luxury. It sells new and used cars, replacement parts, vehicle service contracts, vehicle protection products, and credit insurance products; provides vehicle maintenance, warranty, paint, and repair services; and arranges related financing. As of February 23, 2018, the company offered 30 brands of new vehicles and various brands of used vehicles in 171 stores in the United States, as well as through online at approximately 200 Websites. Lithia Motors, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Medford, Oregon.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.79 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.67 billion
Cash Flow$15.41 per share
Book Value$63.26 per share


Net Income$271.50 million


Market Cap$2.71 billion
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)

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Lithia Motors (NYSE:LAD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lithia Motors' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lithia Motors' stock was trading at $101.78 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LAD stock has increased by 16.9% and is now trading at $118.94. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lithia Motors?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lithia Motors in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Lithia Motors.

When is Lithia Motors' next earnings date?

Lithia Motors is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Lithia Motors.

How were Lithia Motors' earnings last quarter?

Lithia Motors Inc (NYSE:LAD) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The company reported $2.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.98 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $2.80 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.92 billion. Lithia Motors had a return on equity of 19.10% and a net margin of 2.07%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $2.42 earnings per share. View Lithia Motors' earnings history.

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

Lithia Motors declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, May 22nd. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 7th. View Lithia Motors' dividend history.

What guidance has Lithia Motors issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lithia Motors updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Monday, April, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.95-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.26.

What price target have analysts set for LAD?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Lithia Motors' stock. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $155.00. On average, they anticipate Lithia Motors' share price to reach $135.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Lithia Motors.

Has Lithia Motors been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LAD stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lithia Motors earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutLithia Motors.

Are investors shorting Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,030,000 shares, an increase of 5.6% from the April 30th total of 2,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 320,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 9.5 days. Approximately 13.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Lithia Motors' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lithia Motors' key competitors?

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), Ford Motor (F), Tesla (TSLA), Altria Group (MO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Lithia Motors' key executives?

Lithia Motors' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Sidney B. DeBoer, Founder & Chairman (Age 76)
  • Mr. Bryan B. DeBoer, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hillier, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 56)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Holzshu, Exec. VP & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. Chun-Wai C. Liang, Sr. VP of DCH Operations (Age 63)

What is Lithia Motors' stock symbol?

Lithia Motors trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LAD."

Who are Lithia Motors' major shareholders?

Lithia Motors' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.83%), State Street Corp (3.30%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.09%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (2.23%), Park West Asset Management LLC (1.54%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.38%). Company insiders that own Lithia Motors stock include Abrams Capital Management, LP, Bryan B Deboer, Chris Holzshu, John F North, Kenneth E Roberts, Louis Miramontes, Shauna Mcintyre, Sidney B Deboer and Susan O Cain. View institutional ownership trends for Lithia Motors.

Which major investors are selling Lithia Motors stock?

LAD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Wasatch Advisors Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Federated Hermes Inc., and GW&K Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lithia Motors company stock in the last year include Abrams Capital Management, LP, Kenneth E Roberts, Louis Miramontes, Shauna Mcintyre, Sidney B Deboer, and Susan O Cain. View insider buying and selling activity for Lithia Motors.

Which major investors are buying Lithia Motors stock?

LAD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park West Asset Management LLC, Eminence Capital LP, Channing Capital Management LLC, Tensile Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC, State Street Corp, and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have bought Lithia Motors stock in the last two years include Chris Holzshu, and John F North. View insider buying and selling activity for Lithia Motors.

How do I buy shares of Lithia Motors?

Shares of LAD 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Lithia Motors' stock price today?

One share of LAD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.94.

How big of a company is Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors has a market capitalization of $2.71 billion and generates $12.67 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $271.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.76 on an earnings per share basis. Lithia Motors employs 14,320 workers across the globe.

What is Lithia Motors' official website?

The official website for Lithia Motors is www.lithiainvestorrelations.com.

How can I contact Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors' mailing address is 150 NORTH BARTLETT STREET, MEDFORD OR, 97501. The company can be reached via phone at 541-776-6401 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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