Cars.com Inc. (CARS)

$19.75

-0.16

(-0.8%)

Market is closed - opens 7 PM, 20 Jun 2024

Insights on Cars.com Inc.

  • Increasing Revenue

    Revenue is up for the last 5 quarters, 167.06M → 180.17M (in $), with an average increase of 1.9% per quarter

  • Decreasing Net Profit

    Netprofit is down for the last 2 quarters, 8.34M → 784.0K (in $), with an average decrease of 90.6% per quarter

  • Vs CVNA

    In the last 1 year, Carvana Co. has given 371.0% return, outperforming this stock by 367.9%

Performance

  • $19.75
    $20.06
    $19.75
    downward going graph

    0.0%

    Downside

    Day's Volatility :1.55%

    Upside

    1.55%

    downward going graph
  • $14.82
    $22.84
    $19.75
    downward going graph

    24.96%

    Downside

    52 Weeks Volatility :35.11%

    Upside

    13.53%

    downward going graph

Returns

PeriodCars.com Inc.Sector (Communication Services)Index (Russel 2000)
3 Months
16.18%
3.0%
0.0%
6 Months
1.28%
16.9%
0.0%
1 Year
3.13%
30.6%
0.0%
3 Years
42.09%
6.9%
-20.9%

Highlights

Market Capitalization
1.3B
Book Value
$7.27
Earnings Per Share (EPS)
1.58
PE Ratio
12.5
PEG Ratio
1.22
Wall Street Target Price
23.43
Profit Margin
15.34%
Operating Margin TTM
7.13%
Return On Assets TTM
3.25%
Return On Equity TTM
24.87%
Revenue TTM
702.3M
Revenue Per Share TTM
10.53
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
7.8%
Gross Profit TTM
449.9M
EBITDA
160.2M
Diluted Eps TTM
1.58
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
-0.94
EPS Estimate Current Year
0.46
EPS Estimate Next Year
0.79
EPS Estimate Current Quarter
0.09
EPS Estimate Next Quarter
0.11

Analyst Recommendation

Buy
    83%Buy
    8%Hold
    8%Sell
Based on 12 Wall street analysts offering stock ratings for Cars.com Inc.(by analysts ranked 0 to 5 stars)
Based on 12 analyst
  • Current
  • 1M Ago
  • 3M Ago
Buy
10
10
10
Hold
1
1
2
Sell
1
1
1

Analyst Forecast

What analysts predicted

Upside of 18.63%

Current $19.75
Target $23.43

Company Financials

FY18Y/Y Change
Revenue
662.1M
↑ 5.73%
Net Income
38.8M
↓ 82.71%
Net Profit Margin
5.86%
↓ 29.98%
FY19Y/Y Change
Revenue
606.7M
↓ 8.37%
Net Income
-445.3M
↓ 1247.48%
Net Profit Margin
-73.4%
↓ 79.26%
FY20Y/Y Change
Revenue
547.5M
↓ 9.75%
Net Income
-817.1M
↑ 83.49%
Net Profit Margin
-149.24%
↓ 75.84%
FY21Y/Y Change
Revenue
623.7M
↑ 13.91%
Net Income
7.7M
↓ 100.94%
Net Profit Margin
1.24%
↑ 150.48%
FY22Y/Y Change
Revenue
653.9M
↑ 4.84%
Net Income
17.2M
↑ 122.9%
Net Profit Margin
2.63%
↑ 1.39%
FY23Y/Y Change
Revenue
689.2M
↑ 5.4%
Net Income
118.4M
↑ 588.38%
Net Profit Margin
17.19%
↑ 14.56%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Revenue
168.2M
↑ 2.19%
Net Income
10.3M
↓ 448.93%
Net Profit Margin
6.1%
↑ 7.89%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
167.1M
↓ 0.67%
Net Income
11.5M
↑ 11.86%
Net Profit Margin
6.87%
↑ 0.77%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
168.2M
↑ 0.66%
Net Income
94.1M
↑ 719.98%
Net Profit Margin
55.97%
↑ 49.1%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
174.3M
↑ 3.66%
Net Income
4.5M
↓ 95.23%
Net Profit Margin
2.58%
↓ 53.39%
Q4 FY23Q/Q Change
Revenue
179.6M
↑ 3.02%
Net Income
8.3M
↑ 85.84%
Net Profit Margin
4.65%
↑ 2.07%
Q1 FY24Q/Q Change
Revenue
180.2M
↑ 0.32%
Net Income
784.0K
↓ 90.61%
Net Profit Margin
0.44%
↓ 4.21%
FY18Y/Y Change
Total Assets
2.6B
↑ 3.56%
Total Liabilities
973.6M
↑ 17.03%
FY19Y/Y Change
Total Assets
2.0B
↓ 22.02%
Total Liabilities
886.9M
↓ 8.91%
FY20Y/Y Change
Total Assets
1.1B
↓ 46.96%
Total Liabilities
735.5M
↓ 17.07%
FY21Y/Y Change
Total Assets
1.0B
↓ 6.37%
Total Liabilities
640.3M
↓ 12.95%
FY22Y/Y Change
Total Assets
1.0B
↑ 1.75%
Total Liabilities
640.4M
↑ 0.03%
FY23Y/Y Change
Total Assets
1.2B
↑ 14.4%
Total Liabilities
680.3M
↑ 6.23%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.0B
↓ 2.41%
Total Liabilities
640.4M
↓ 4.93%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.0B
↓ 2.21%
Total Liabilities
617.2M
↓ 3.62%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.1B
↑ 8.31%
Total Liabilities
608.1M
↓ 1.48%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.1B
↑ 1.63%
Total Liabilities
620.2M
↑ 1.99%
Q4 FY23Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.2B
↑ 6.28%
Total Liabilities
680.3M
↑ 9.7%
Q1 FY24Q/Q Change
Total Assets
1.1B
↓ 2.5%
Total Liabilities
661.7M
↓ 2.74%
FY18Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
163.5M
↓ 12.04%
Investing Cash Flow
-171.4M
↑ 422.9%
Financing Cash Flow
12.7M
↓ 109.0%
FY19Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
101.5M
↓ 37.95%
Investing Cash Flow
-21.9M
↓ 87.25%
Financing Cash Flow
-91.5M
↓ 819.27%
FY20Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
138.6M
↑ 36.59%
Investing Cash Flow
-16.7M
↓ 23.54%
Financing Cash Flow
-67.7M
↓ 26.01%
FY21Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
138.6M
↑ 0.0%
Investing Cash Flow
-39.5M
↑ 136.06%
Financing Cash Flow
-67.7M
↑ 0.0%
FY22Y/Y Change
Operating Cash Flow
128.5M
↓ 7.29%
Investing Cash Flow
-84.4M
↑ 113.88%
Financing Cash Flow
-51.5M
↓ 23.99%
Q4 FY22Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
37.2M
↓ 24.06%
Investing Cash Flow
-5.2M
↓ 10.88%
Financing Cash Flow
-32.2M
↑ 9.65%
Q1 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
28.1M
↓ 24.39%
Investing Cash Flow
-5.4M
↑ 3.13%
Financing Cash Flow
-35.6M
↑ 10.65%
Q2 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
28.0M
↓ 0.36%
Investing Cash Flow
-5.2M
↓ 3.22%
Financing Cash Flow
-13.1M
↓ 63.32%
Q3 FY23Q/Q Change
Operating Cash Flow
35.4M
↑ 26.24%
Investing Cash Flow
-5.0M
↓ 3.69%
Financing Cash Flow
-9.9M
↓ 24.2%

Technicals Summary

Sell

Neutral

Buy

Cars.com Inc. is currently in a neutral trading position according to technical analysis indicators.

Peers

Company Name1 Month6 Month1 Year3 Years5 Years
Cars.com Inc.
Cars.com Inc.
6.64%
1.28%
3.13%
42.09%
-8.9%
Carmax Inc.
Carmax Inc.
-1.47%
-4.26%
-9.02%
-38.41%
-13.86%
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
-5.35%
-7.71%
-4.51%
97.59%
214.75%
Autonation Inc.
Autonation Inc.
-1.65%
13.5%
11.89%
83.98%
299.0%
Carvana Co.
Carvana Co.
-5.72%
99.78%
371.0%
-62.54%
65.59%
Lithia Motors Inc.
Lithia Motors Inc.
-5.41%
-18.35%
-8.73%
-21.7%
109.31%
Company NameP/E RatioP/B RatioPEG RatioEPSROEROADiv YieldBVPS
Cars.com Inc.
Cars.com Inc.
12.5
12.5
1.22
0.46
0.25
0.03
NA
7.27
Carmax Inc.
Carmax Inc.
23.68
23.68
0.9
2.93
0.08
0.02
NA
38.54
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
10.21
10.21
2.08
13.49
0.21
0.06
0.02
71.83
Autonation Inc.
Autonation Inc.
7.93
7.93
1.48
18.57
0.42
0.09
NA
56.69
Carvana Co.
Carvana Co.
44.49
44.49
-0.13
-0.57
-12.69
0.02
NA
2.48
Lithia Motors Inc.
Lithia Motors Inc.
7.45
7.45
0.57
28.0
0.16
0.06
0.01
230.96
Company NameAnalyst ViewMarket Cap5 Years Return %PE RatioProfit Margin
Cars.com Inc.
Cars.com Inc.
Buy
$1.3B
-8.9%
12.5
15.34%
Carmax Inc.
Carmax Inc.
Buy
$11.2B
-13.86%
23.68
1.7%
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
Penske Automotive Group, Inc.
Buy
$9.8B
214.75%
10.21
3.27%
Autonation Inc.
Autonation Inc.
Buy
$6.8B
299.0%
7.93
3.41%
Carvana Co.
Carvana Co.
Hold
$13.0B
65.59%
44.49
5.68%
Lithia Motors Inc.
Lithia Motors Inc.
Buy
$6.9B
109.31%
7.45
2.87%

Institutional Holdings

  • BlackRock Inc

    15.10%
  • FMR Inc

    15.01%
  • Vanguard Group Inc

    10.78%
  • Greenvale Capital LLP

    6.99%
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc.

    4.72%
  • State Street Corporation

    3.56%

Company Information

cars.com is a leading automotive digital marketing company offering advertisers the opportunity to reach more than 18 million in-market car shoppers each month. through data-driven insights we move the industry forward, helping local and national partners align with modern car shopping behavior. advertiser customers gain access to a variety of innovative online and mobile marketing solutions that help them connect with and influence consumers everywhere they are shopping.

Organization
Cars.com Inc.
Employees
1700
CEO
Mr. T. Alex Vetter
Industry
Technology Services

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