AutoNation Profile

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AutoNation exotic insider transaction detected

AutoNation insider trading alert for general transaction of common stock par value $0.01 per share by Lampert Edward S, the corporate stakeholder, on April 24, 2018. This event was filed by Autonation Inc with SEC on 2008-05-28. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

AutoNation Summary

AutoNation sells cars to people using the online platform and other outlets. With current boom in auto lending, anyone who has been selling cars has been able to take advantage. However, with the risk of auto subprime lending, it is now crucial that people pay attention to the late payment and default rates of these auto loans. If people begin to slack on paying back loans, banks lose money and this could slow down the sale of automobiles. Let us jump into the company?s latest numbers to see how they are progressing. [more]
AutoNation (AN) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in FLORIDA, U.S.A and employs 26,000 people. AutoNation is listed under Retail category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with market capitalization of 4.18 B. AutoNation is active under Services sector as part of Vehicle Sales And Repair industry. This company has 91.82 M outstanding shares of which 11.46 M shares are presently sold short in the market by investors with about 9.2 days to cover all shorted shares. AUTONATION INC reports about 69.2 M in cash with 540.1 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.75.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Below OddsHorizonTargetAbove Odds
about 12.13%30 days 45.87  about 87.74%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of AutoNation to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 87.74% (This AutoNation probability density function shows the probability of AutoNation Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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AutoNation Against Markets

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AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. AutoNation operates under Auto Dealerships classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 26000 people. more
Fama & French Retail
Fama & French Classification
Chairman, CEO and PresMichael JacksonView All
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Vehicles, Vehicle Sales And Repair
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
LocationFLORIDA, U.S.A
Business Address200 SW 1st Avenue
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00350698.0
IndustryVehicle Sales And Repair
Contact Number954 769 6000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

Current Sentiment - AN

AutoNation Investor Sentiment
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98% Bullish
2% Bearish


AutoNation Analyst Recommendations
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AutoNation Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate0.93April 28, 2017
AutoNation normalized analysts earnings estimates for actual as well as projected forward EPS values taken as an average expert opinion over time
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AutoNation Corporate Directors
Karen Francis Independent Director
Kaveh Khosrowshahi Independent Director
Michael Larson Independent Director
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