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NYSE:SAH - Sonic Automotive Stock Price, Forecast & News

$32.76
+0.39 (+1.20 %)
(As of 12/9/2019 10:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$32.13
Now: $32.76
$32.92
50-Day Range
$29.00
MA: $32.51
$34.73
52-Week Range
$12.78
Now: $32.76
$35.41
Volume39,268 shs
Average Volume265,426 shs
Market Capitalization$1.41 billion
P/E Ratio18.51
Dividend Yield1.24%
Beta1.89
Sonic Automotive, Inc operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. It operates in two segments, Franchised Dealerships and EchoPark. The Franchised Dealerships segment is involved in the sale of new and used cars and light trucks, and replacement parts; provision of vehicle maintenance, manufacturer warranty repair, and paint and collision repair services; and arrangement of extended warranties, service contracts, financing, insurance, and other aftermarket products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations
Sub-IndustryAutomotive Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP83545G10
Phone704-566-2400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.95 billion
Cash Flow$4.09 per share
Book Value$19.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$51.65 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,700
Market Cap$1.41 billion
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sonic Automotive's stock symbol?

Sonic Automotive trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SAH."

How often does Sonic Automotive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sonic Automotive?

Sonic Automotive announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 12th. View Sonic Automotive's Dividend History.

How were Sonic Automotive's earnings last quarter?

Sonic Automotive Inc (NYSE:SAH) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.09. The firm earned $2.70 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.60 billion. Sonic Automotive had a return on equity of 12.20% and a net margin of 1.16%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 9.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. View Sonic Automotive's Earnings History.

When is Sonic Automotive's next earnings date?

Sonic Automotive is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 19th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Sonic Automotive.

What price target have analysts set for SAH?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Sonic Automotive's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Sonic Automotive's stock price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Sonic Automotive.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sonic Automotive?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sonic Automotive in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sonic Automotive.

Has Sonic Automotive been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SAH stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sonic Automotive earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Sonic Automotive.

Are investors shorting Sonic Automotive?

Sonic Automotive saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,560,000 shares, an increase of 6.9% from the October 31st total of 3,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 326,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.9 days. Approximately 16.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Sonic Automotive's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Sonic Automotive's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Sonic Automotive own?

Who are Sonic Automotive's key executives?

Sonic Automotive's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. O. Bruton Smith, Co-Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 92)
  • Mr. David Bruton Smith, CEO & Director (Age 44)
  • Mr. Frank J. Dyke, Pres (Age 52)
  • Mr. Heath R. Byrd, EVP, Chief Accounting Officer & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephen K. Coss, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.

Who are Sonic Automotive's major shareholders?

Sonic Automotive's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.23%), Millennium Management LLC (0.72%), Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC (0.72%), Mackay Shields LLC (0.27%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.22%) and Stifel Financial Corp (0.18%). Company insiders that own Sonic Automotive stock include Heath Byrd, Jeff Dyke and O Bruton Smith. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sonic Automotive.

Which major investors are selling Sonic Automotive stock?

SAH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC, Mutual Advisors LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Strs Ohio, Bailard Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Pillar Pacific Capital Management LLC and Investors Research Corp. Company insiders that have sold Sonic Automotive company stock in the last year include Heath Byrd and Jeff Dyke. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sonic Automotive.

Which major investors are buying Sonic Automotive stock?

SAH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, State Street Corp, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Alpha Windward LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sonic Automotive.

How do I buy shares of Sonic Automotive?

Shares of SAH 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 Sonic Automotive's stock price today?

One share of SAH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.76.

How big of a company is Sonic Automotive?

Sonic Automotive has a market capitalization of $1.41 billion and generates $9.95 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $51.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.77 on an earnings per share basis. Sonic Automotive employs 9,700 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Sonic Automotive.

What is Sonic Automotive's official website?

The official website for Sonic Automotive is http://www.sonicautomotive.com/.

How can I contact Sonic Automotive?

Sonic Automotive's mailing address is 4401 COLWICK ROAD, CHARLOTTE NC, 28211. The company can be reached via phone at 704-566-2400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sonic Automotive (NYSE SAH)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  324 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  522
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sonic Automotive and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SAH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SAH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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