Group 1 Automotive

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. is a leading operator in the automotive retailing industry. Through its dealerships, the Company sells new and used cars and light trucks, arranges related vehicle financing, sells service contracts, provides maintenance and repair services and sells vehicle parts.

Company Growth (employees)
Houston, US
Size (employees)
14,200 (est)+4%
Group 1 Automotive was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Houston, US

Key People/Management at Group 1 Automotive

Earl J. Hesterberg

Earl J. Hesterberg

President and Chief Executive Officer

Group 1 Automotive Office Locations

Group 1 Automotive has an office in Houston
Houston, US (HQ)
800 Gessner Rd, Suite 500

Group 1 Automotive Financials and Metrics

Group 1 Automotive Financials

Group 1 Automotive's revenue was reported to be $10.9 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

3 b

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

431.4 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

29.9 m

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

78.5 m

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

1.6 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

66.9 m
Group 1 Automotive's current market capitalization is $1.6 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


8.9 b9.9 b10.6 b10.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

7.6 b8.5 b9.1 b9.3 b

Gross profit

1.3 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


2.3 b2.3 b2.5 b2.6 b2.4 b2.7 b2.8 b2.6 b2.8 b2.8 b2.5 b2.7 b3 b

Cost of goods sold

2 b1.9 b2.1 b2.3 b2.1 b2.3 b2.4 b2.2 b2.4 b2.4 b2.1 b2.3 b2.6 b

Gross profit

329.5 m338.1 m369.1 m374.7 m363.9 m391.6 m398.4 m389.1 m410.1 m406.7 m383.5 m404.9 m431.4 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


20.2 m41 m13 m21 m


24 m24 m27.9 m34.9 m

Current Assets

2 b2 b2.2 b2.2 b


796.4 m950.4 m1 b1.1 b
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


26.3 m17.7 m21.3 m50.7 m26.3 m24.2 m22 m22.4 m25 m22.9 m33.8 m26.6 m66.9 m


1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.7 b1.6 b1.8 b1.8 b1.7 b1.7 b1.8 b1.7 b

Current Assets

1.7 b1.9 b2 b1.9 b2 b2.1 b2 b2.3 b2.2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.3 b2.2 b


716.5 m827.1 m837.8 m859.3 m944.5 m965.4 m978.9 m1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

114 m93 m94 m147.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

51.2 m


(241.9 m)(241.9 m)(186.6 m)79.3 m

Accounts Payable

41.1 m41.1 m25.1 m76.1 m
USDQ1, 2014Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

92.3 m31.3 m48.2 m74.3 m35.8 m82.1 m127.4 m34.3 m80.9 m116.2 m33.9 m73.1 m103 m

Depreciation and Amortization

26.4 m9.9 m20.7 m31.4 m11.7 m23.6 m35.4 m12.5 m25.2 m38.1 m13.6 m27.7 m42.8 m


(108 m)38.3 m24.4 m79.3 m(1.5 m)(88.7 m)(68.5 m)(55.7 m)(22.1 m)60.8 m(74.3 m)(142.2 m)68.5 m

Accounts Payable

(9.5 m)46.6 m30.4 m54.9 m(10.3 m)31.2 m30.9 m32.2 m15.5 m78.9 m9.2 m(28.5 m)85.2 m
USDY, 2017


212.1 k

Financial Leverage

4.7 x
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Group 1 Automotive Operating Metrics

Group 1 Automotive's Vehicles Sold was reported to be 172.1 k in FY, 2016, which is a 1% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017





Dealers' Locations


Vehicles Sold

166.9 k174.61 k172.05 k
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