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AutoNation is an automotive retailer and a provider of new and pre-owned vehicles and associated services. 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, FL, US
Websiteautonation.com
Employee Ratings2.7
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)21,600(-13%)
Job Openings1,164
Revenue (FY, 2020)$20.4 B(-4%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$117.6(+4%)
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
Wayne Huizenga

Wayne Huizenga

Founder
Dave Koehler

Dave Koehler

Eastern Region President
Steve Kwak

Steve Kwak

Western Region President
Robert Quartaro

Robert Quartaro

Vice President Investor Relations
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AutoNation Office Locations

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

AutoNation Revenue

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AutoNation's revenue was reported to be $20.39 b in FY, 2020 which is a 4.4% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

5.9b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

1.0b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

17.5%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

239.4m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

336.9m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2021)

9.5b

Closing stock price (21-Jul-2021)

117.6

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

350.0m

EV

11.2b
AutoNation's current market capitalization is $9.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

21.4b21.3b20.4b

Revenue growth, %

0%(4%)

Cost of goods sold

18.0b17.8b16.8b

Gross profit

3.4b3.5b3.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

5.0b5.3b5.5b4.7b4.5b5.4b5.9b

Cost of goods sold

4.1b4.5b4.6b3.9b3.7b4.4b4.9b

Gross profit

849.2m890.8m887.4m813.2m795.0m971.5m1.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

17%17%16%17%18%18%17%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

48.6m42.0m569.6m

Accounts Receivable

976.2m916.7m845.2m

Inventories

3.7b3.3b2.6b

Current Assets

4.9b4.4b4.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

48.7m51.1m45.0m411.0m257.3m350.5m350.0m

Accounts Receivable

782.7m780.8m829.5m512.9m673.3m682.5m883.5m

Inventories

3.8b3.5b3.3b3.7b2.4b2.5b2.3b

Current Assets

4.8b4.7b4.4b4.7b3.5b3.7b3.7b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

396.0m450.0m381.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

166.2m180.5m198.9m

Inventories

(319.5m)296.0m703.6m

Accounts Payable

1.7m(17.6m)47.7m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

92.0m192.8m292.3m(232.3m)47.5m230.1m239.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

44.1m88.5m133.7m48.1m97.2m149.0m47.9m

Inventories

(141.4m)81.3m319.1m(371.3m)873.3m827.4m343.9m

Accounts Payable

(35.2m)(40.3m)(37.0m)(64.1m)(25.5m)57.5m76.8m
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

7.4 x

EV/CFO

11.3 x

Revenue/Employee

823.6k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.9 x

P/E Ratio

8.2
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AutoNation Operating Metrics

AutoNation's Stores was reported to be 230 in Q1, 2021.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021

Stores

239239237233231231230230230230

Brands

33333331323232323232

Collision Centers (AutoNation)

85838382818179787473

Used Vehicle Stores (AutoNation USA)

555555
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AutoNation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Valley Motors Auto GroupAugust 18, 2015
AAA Disposal ServicesFebruary 01, 1997
National Car RentalFebruary 01, 1997
Taormina IndustriesFebruary 01, 1997
Wallace Automotive GroupFebruary 01, 1997
Carlisle MotorsJanuary 01, 1997
Maroone Automotive GroupJanuary 01, 1997
Addington ResourcesDecember 01, 1996
Continental Waste IndustriesDecember 01, 1996
Meyer Waste SystemsNovember 26, 1996
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AutoNation Revenue Breakdown

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AutoNation revenue breakdown by business segment: 35.3% from Premium Luxury, 29.4% from Import, 31.8% from Domestic and 3.5% from Other

AutoNation Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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AutoNation Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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AutoNation Online and Social Media Presence

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AutoNation Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    70/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    64/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    68/100

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AutoNation News and Updates

Key Words: AutoNation CEO won’t fight the Fed, says inflation won’t last

AutoNation Inc. Chief Executive Mike Jackson isn't about to fight the Federal Reserve, saying he agreed with the central bank's view that inflation is transitory.

AutoNation profit, revenue rise well above expectations on strong used and new vehicle sales

AutoNation Inc. reported Monday second-quarter quarter profit and revenue that rose well above expectations, with particular strength in used car sales. The car dealer's stock was little changed in premarket trading. Net income rose to $384.8 million, or $4.83 a share, up from $279.8 million, or $3…

AutoNation Reports All-Time Record Quarterly EPS

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest and most recognized automotive retailer, today reported second quarter 2021 net income from continuing operations of $385 million, or $4.83 per share. Second quarter 2020 net income from...

AutoNation Announces Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Monday, July 19, 2021

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest and most recognized automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2021 on Monday, July 19, 2021. AutoNation management will...

Former TrueCar and AutoNation Executive Simon Smith Joins CentralBDC as President and Chief Operating Officer

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CentralBDC, the automotive industry's fastest growing outsourced BDC Company, today announced the appointment of seasoned automotive executive, Simon Smith, as its president and Chief Operating Officer. Under Smith's leadership, CentralBDC...
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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 Wayne Huizenga.

  • How many employees does AutoNation have?

    AutoNation has 21,600 employees.

  • What is AutoNation revenue?

    Latest AutoNation annual revenue is $20.4 b.

  • What is AutoNation revenue per employee?

    Latest AutoNation revenue per employee is $944 k.

  • Who are AutoNation competitors?

    Competitors of AutoNation include Vroom, Asbury Automotive Group 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.