NYSE:LAD - Lithia Motors Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$115.31 +1.00 (+0.87 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 12:38 PM ET)
Previous Close$114.31
Today's Range$114.61 - $116.03
52-Week Range$67.90 - $116.57
Volume538 shs
Average Volume259,655 shs
Market Capitalization$2.67 billion
P/E Ratio11.64
Dividend Yield1.04%
Beta1.28
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.82 billion
Cash Flow$13.9263 per share
Book Value$54.02 per share

Profitability

Net Income$265.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees13,643
Market Cap$2.67 billion
Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, May 24th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th. This is a positive change from Lithia Motors's previous quarterly dividend of $0.29. View Lithia Motors' Dividend History.

How were Lithia Motors' earnings last quarter?

Lithia Motors Inc (NYSE:LAD) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company reported $2.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.15 by $0.29. The business had revenue of $2.85 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.86 billion. Lithia Motors had a return on equity of 20.68% and a net margin of 2.25%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $2.07 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 Wednesday, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lithia Motors.

What price target have analysts set for LAD?

8 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Lithia Motors' stock. Their predictions range from $110.00 to $132.00. On average, they anticipate Lithia Motors' stock price to reach $120.2857 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lithia Motors.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lithia Motors?

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

Has Lithia Motors been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LAD stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lithia Motors earned a news sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 Alkaline Water (WTER), Ambarella (AMBA), Ford Motor (F), LogMeIn (LOGM), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Alaska Air Group (ALK), salesforce.com (CRM), GasLog Partners LP Unit (GLOP) and Altria Group (MO).

Who are Lithia Motors' key executives?

Lithia Motors' management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Lithia Motors' major shareholders?

Lithia Motors' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.86%), Park West Asset Management LLC (5.60%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.73%), Boston Partners (3.59%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.15%). Company insiders that own Lithia Motors stock include Bryan B Deboer, Chris Holzshu, 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 Park West Asset Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., RK Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lithia Motors company stock in the last year include Bryan B Deboer, Sidney B Deboer and Susan O Cain. 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 FMR LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Wasatch Advisors Inc., Man Group plc, William Blair Investment Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Ellis Investment Partners LLC. 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 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 $115.31.

How big of a company is Lithia Motors?

Lithia Motors has a market capitalization of $2.67 billion and generates $11.82 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $265.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.98 on an earnings per share basis. Lithia Motors employs 13,643 workers across the globe.

What is Lithia Motors' official website?

The official website for Lithia Motors is http://www.lithia.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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lithia Motors (NYSE LAD)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  306 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  575
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 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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