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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

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)26,000
Job Openings1,362
Revenue (FY, 2017)$21.5 B
Share Price (Oct 2019)$48.5

Key People/Management at AutoNation

Mike Jackson

Mike Jackson

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Lance Iserman

Lance Iserman

Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Operating Officer
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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 $21.53 b in FY, 2017 which is a 0.3% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Market capitalization (11-Oct-2019)

4.3b

Closing stock price (11-Oct-2019)

48.5
AutoNation's current market capitalization is $4.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

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

Revenue growth, %

9%9%4%0%

Cost of goods sold

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

Gross profit

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

Revenue

5.4b

General and administrative expense

623.0m

Operating expense total

623.0m

Income tax expense

34.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

69.2m75.4m74.1m64.8m69.2m

Accounts Receivable

1.0b1.1b

Inventories

2.8b2.9b3.6b3.5b3.4b

Current Assets

3.8b4.0b4.7b4.7b4.8b4.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Inventories

2.7b3.4b3.6b

Current Assets

3.7b

Goodwill

1.3b1.3b

Total Assets

7.7b9.7b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

374.9m418.7m442.6m430.5m434.6m396.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

127.4m143.4m158.6m

Inventories

(400.1m)(27.3m)(548.8m)259.1m39.3m

Accounts Payable

36.7m7.5m37.7m(5.8m)500.0k
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019

Net Income

302.0m92.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

79.0m107.0m118.0m40.0m124.0m

Accounts Payable

(3.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

457.0m
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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 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 Announces Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Tuesday, October 29, 2019

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2019 on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. AutoNation management will discuss these results...

AutoNation CEO’s Leadership Advice For Women: Think Possibilities

Cheryl Miller is the first female CEO at AutoNation, the world's largest auto dealership, and Fortune 500 company.

AutoNation Has 10 Dealerships Recognized on Automotive News' Best Dealerships to Work For 2019 Top 100 List

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that ten (10) of its stores have been recognized on Automotive News' Best Dealerships to Work For 2019 Top 100 list. AutoNation Chevrolet Doral,...

AutoNation uses Zscaler’s visibility tools to drive network protection from outside threats

The first sign of cyber trouble for AutoNation Inc., a major automotive retailer, occurred when the firm encountered a small breach of a third-party company that was handling its customer information. That prompted the company to hire its first chief information security officer. What the new CISO …

AutoNation reports results, names new CEO

AutoNation Inc. shares were unchanged in the extended session Monday after the auto retailer reported earnings and named a new chief executive. AutoNation shares were flat after hours, following a 0.2% decline to close the regular session at $41.95. The company reported second-quarter net income of…

AutoNation names new CEO, posts strong quarterly profit

AutoNation Inc, the largest U.S. auto dealership chain, on Monday named a new chief executive four months after picking someone else for the position, while posting a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit.
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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 and Lance Iserman.

  • How many employees does AutoNation have?

    AutoNation has 26,000 employees.

  • Who are AutoNation competitors?

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

  • 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.