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AutoNation is an automotive retailer. The Company operates through three segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. It offers a range of automotive products and services, including new and used vehicles; and parts and services, such as automotive repair and maintenance, and wholesale parts and collision services. The Company also provides automotive finance and insurance products comprising vehicle services and other protection products, as well as arranges finance for vehicle purchases through third-party finance sources.
TypePublic
Founded1996
HQFort Lauderdale, US
Websiteautonation.com
Employee Ratings2.7

Locations

AutoNation is headquartered in
Fort Lauderdale, United States

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)25,000(-3%)
Job Openings864
Revenue (FY, 2019)$21.3 B
Share Price (Oct 2020)$60.7 (-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at AutoNation

Mike Jackson

Mike Jackson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Jim Bender

Jim Bender

President and Chief Operating Officer
Dave Koehler

Dave Koehler

Eastern Region President
Rick L. Burdick

Rick L. Burdick

Lead Independent Director
Cheryl Miller

Cheryl Miller

Director
Steve Kwak

Steve Kwak

Western Region President
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AutoNation Office Locations

AutoNation has an office in Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale, US (HQ)
200 SW 1st Ave
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AutoNation Financials and Metrics

AutoNation Revenue

AutoNation's revenue was reported to be $21.34 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

2.7b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

167.2m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

6.1%

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2020)

5.3b

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2020)

60.7

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

350.5m

EV

5.6b
AutoNation's current market capitalization is $5.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

17.5b19.1b20.9b21.6b21.5b21.4b21.3b

Revenue growth, %

9%9%4%0%

Cost of goods sold

14.8b16.1b17.6b18.3b18.2b18.0b17.8b

Gross profit

2.8b3.0b3.3b3.3b3.4b3.4b3.5b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

5.4b5.0b5.3b5.5b2.7b

Cost of goods sold

4.1b4.6b3.9b2.6b

Gross profit

849.2m887.4m167.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

17%16%6%
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

95.1m86.6m69.7m69.2m75.4m74.1m64.8m69.2m48.6m42.5m

Accounts Receivable

462.0m587.4m698.4m1.0b1.1b976.2m916.7m

Prepaid Expenses

205.0m193.0m196.1m208.7m146.6m

Inventories

1.9b1.8b2.4b2.8b2.9b3.6b3.5b3.4b3.7b3.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

226.6m281.4m316.4m374.9m418.7m442.6m430.5m434.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

76.8m83.7m127.4m143.4m158.6m

Inventories

(448.6m)70.1m(474.7m)(400.1m)(27.3m)(548.8m)259.1m39.3m(319.5m)

Accounts Payable

11.8m38.4m35.1m36.7m7.5m37.7m(5.8m)500.0k1.7m(17.6m)
USDQ2, 2010

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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AutoNation Operating Metrics

AutoNation's Stores was reported to be 260 in FY, 2016. AutoNation's Customers was reported to be 11 m in Aug, 2017.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Aug, 2017

Brands

34 35 35

Customers

11 m

Stores

232 254 260
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AutoNation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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AutoNation Revenue Breakdown

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AutoNation revenue breakdown by business segment: 35.2% from Domestic, 32.5% from Import and 32.3% from Premium Luxury

AutoNation Online and Social Media Presence

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AutoNation News and Updates

AutoNation Profit Hits Record on Demand Rebound; Shares Gain

AutoNation Profit Hits Record on Demand Rebound; Shares Gain

AutoNation Reports 2nd Quarter GAAP and All-Time Record Quarterly Adjusted EPS from Continuing Operations

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- EPS from continuing operations was $3.18 compared to EPS from continuing operations of $1.12 in the prior year Second quarter 2020 net income from continuing operations included a non-cash unrealized gain related to our investment in...

Hertz's stock soars after Jefferies says CarMax, AutoNation may 'swoop in'

Shares of Hertz Global Holdings Inc. shot up 20% in active trading Wednesday, putting them on track to snap a 4-day losing streak in which they plunged 38%, after Jefferies analyst Hamzah Mazari said his checks suggest that CarMax Inc. and AutoNation Inc. could be interested in the bankrupt car r…

15% Gain Possible For AutoNation Stock Post-Covid?

Comparing the trend in Aut0Nation’s stock, an automotive retailer which deals in new and pre-owned vehicles, over recent months with its trajectory during and after the Great Recession of 2008, we believe that the stock can potentially gain 15% to levels around $45, once fears surrounding...

AutoNation CEO Cheryl Miller on leave for health reasons

AutoNation Inc , the largest U.S. auto dealership chain, said on Monday Chief Executive Officer Cheryl Miller has been granted a leave of absence for health reasons.
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AutoNation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was AutoNation founded?

    AutoNation was founded in 1996.

  • Who are AutoNation key executives?

    AutoNation's key executives are Mike Jackson, Jim Bender and Dave Koehler.

  • How many employees does AutoNation have?

    AutoNation has 25,000 employees.

  • What is AutoNation revenue?

    Latest AutoNation annual revenue is $21.3 b.

  • What is AutoNation revenue per employee?

    Latest AutoNation revenue per employee is $853.4 k.

  • Who are AutoNation competitors?

    Competitors of AutoNation include Vroom, Asbury Automotive and Group 1 Automotive.

  • Where is AutoNation headquarters?

    AutoNation headquarters is located at 200 SW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale.

  • Where are AutoNation offices?

    AutoNation has an office in Fort Lauderdale.

  • How many offices does AutoNation have?

    AutoNation has 1 office.