NYSE:LAD - Lithia Motors Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$103.51 +1.20 (+1.17 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 06:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$102.31
Today's Range$101.48 - $103.52
52-Week Range$86.05 - $127.99
Volume184,500 shs
Average Volume228,062 shs
Market Capitalization$2.55 billion
P/E Ratio11.79
Dividend Yield1.13%
Beta1.72
Lithia Motors logoLithia 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
SymbolNYSE:LAD
CUSIP53679710
Phone541-776-6401

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.05
Current Ratio1.19
Quick Ratio0.24

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.79
Forward P/E Ratio9.78
P/E Growth0.57

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.09 billion
Price / Sales0.26
Cash Flow$10.8843 per share
Price / Cash9.51
Book Value$43.38 per share
Price / Book2.39

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$8.39
Net Income$245.21 million
Net Margins2.34%
Return on Equity20.61%
Return on Assets4.81%

Miscellaneous

Employees12,899
Outstanding Shares24,940,000

Lithia Motors (NYSE:LAD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lithia Motors' stock symbol?

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

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

Lithia Motors announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th. Investors of record on Friday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Friday, May 25th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th. This is a positive change from Lithia Motors's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. View Lithia Motors' Dividend History.

How were Lithia Motors' earnings last quarter?

Lithia Motors Inc (NYSE:LAD) released its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company reported $2.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.30 by $0.23. The business earned $2.66 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.73 billion. Lithia Motors had a net margin of 2.34% and a return on equity of 20.61%. The firm's revenue was up 18.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.78 earnings per share. View Lithia Motors' Earnings History.

When is Lithia Motors' next earnings date?

Lithia Motors is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lithia Motors.

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

Lithia Motors updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $10.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $10.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $12.0-$12.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $12.30 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LAD?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Lithia Motors' shares. Their predictions range from $125.00 to $131.00. On average, they anticipate Lithia Motors' stock price to reach $127.6667 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Lithia Motors.

Who are some of Lithia Motors' key competitors?

Who are Lithia Motors' key executives?

Lithia Motors' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Sidney B. DeBoer, Founder & Chairman (Age 75)
  • Mr. Bryan B. DeBoer, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John F. North III, Sr. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hillier, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Holzshu, Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 45)

Has Lithia Motors been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LAD stock have trended positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Lithia Motors earned a news impact score of 0.41 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 47.43 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Lithia Motors' major shareholders?

Lithia Motors' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.88%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.03%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.60%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.96%), Park West Asset Management LLC (3.84%) and Boston Partners (3.03%). Company insiders that own Lithia Motors stock include Bryan B Deboer, George Chun-Wai Liang, John F North, Kenneth E Roberts, Sidney B Deboer, Susan O Cain and Thomas R Becker. 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 Millennium Management LLC, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY and Fiera Capital Corp. Company insiders that have sold Lithia Motors company stock in the last year include Bryan B Deboer, George Chun-Wai Liang, John F North, Kenneth E Roberts, Sidney B Deboer, Susan O Cain and Thomas R Becker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lithia Motors.

Which major investors are buying Lithia Motors stock?

LAD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Park West Asset Management LLC, Boston Partners, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Victory Capital Management Inc., Tyvor Capital LLC and Westwood Holdings Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lithia Motors' stock price today?

One share of LAD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $103.51.

How big of a company is Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors has a market capitalization of $2.55 billion and generates $10.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $245.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.39 on an earnings per share basis. Lithia Motors employs 12,899 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lithia Motors (LAD)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  206 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  397
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lithia Motors and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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