Lithia Motors Inc (LAD)

LAD (NYSE:Specialty Retail) EQUITY
neg -0.09
Today's Range: 81.42 - 83.05 | LAD Avg Daily Volume: 314,600
Last Update: 08/30/16 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 231,329
YTD Performance: -23.40%
Open: $81.46
Previous Close: $81.71
52 Week Range: $68.70 - $126.56
Oustanding Shares: 25,163,552
Market Cap: 2,028,433,927
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LAD
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 4 5 4 4
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 1 1 1 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.50 1.43 1.50 1.50
Latest Dividend: 0.25
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.24%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/10/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 11.52
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LAD Sector Avg. S&P 500
11.52 11.60 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-0.55% -23.92% 22.89%
Revenue 45.90 1.40 0.33
Net Income 31.90 1.30 0.32
EPS 31.40 1.20 0.30
Earnings for LAD:
Revenue 7.86B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $2.17 $1.97 $7.61 $8.29
Number of Analysts 5 5 5 5
High Estimate $2.21 $2.16 $7.69 $8.73
Low Estimate $2.13 $1.86 $7.52 $8.00
Prior Year $2.03 $1.74 $7.02 $7.61
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 6.70% 13.22% 8.35% 9.02%
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Jul 23, 2015 | 6:52 AM EDT
LAD was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Valuation call, based on a $131 price target.  
Oct 15, 2014 | 7:29 AM EDT
LAD was upgraded to Overweight, Morgan Stanley said. $75 price target. Stock is attractive, following a 30% sell-off.
Aug 15, 2014 | 7:09 AM EDT
LAD was downgraded to Underweight, Morgan Stanley said. $80 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has tripled since 2012. 
Jun 18, 2014 | 7:28 AM EDT
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Aug 12, 2013 | 8:04 AM EDT
LAD was downgraded to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. Valuation call, based on a $70 price target.
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