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Sonic Automotive Inc (SAH.N)

SAH.N on New York Stock Exchange

20.35USD
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Change (% chg)

$-0.40 (-1.93%)
Prev Close
$20.75
Open
$20.75
Day's High
$20.75
Day's Low
$20.15
Volume
25,257
Avg. Vol
54,430
52-wk High
$23.60
52-wk Low
$17.50

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Jun '18 2,505.75 0.399
Mar '18 2,400.77 -0.047
FY 2017 Dec '17 2,667.94 0.771
Sep '17 2,505.70 0.450
Jun '17 2,405.75 0.275
Mar '17 2,287.82 -0.000
FY 2016 Dec '16 2,556.91 0.839
Sep '16 2,557.93 0.418
Jun '16 2,382.31 0.501
Mar '16 2,234.63 0.307
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3 2,583.84 2,605.00 2,551.68 2,645.04
Quarter Ending Dec-18 3 2,753.98 2,830.13 2,668.82 2,674.90
Year Ending Dec-18 6 10,256.10 10,343.90 10,127.00 9,946.69
Year Ending Dec-19 6 10,402.70 11,046.50 10,014.30 10,029.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 6 0.42 0.49 0.35 0.55
Quarter Ending Dec-18 6 0.90 0.98 0.81 0.64
Year Ending Dec-18 7 1.93 1.95 1.90 1.96
Year Ending Dec-19 6 2.05 2.20 1.88 2.09
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 13.19 18.37 18.54
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 15.41 31.68 34.35
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 11.13 13.67 13.59
Beta 1.61 1.03 1.37
Price to Sales (TTM) 0.09 1.05 20.98
Price to Book (MRQ) 1.13 6.97 71.44
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 4.33 2.77 3.53
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 5.45 11.74 11.29
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.16 1.61 2.40
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 0.62 1.48 2.25
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 14.87 5.44 5.32
Payout Ratio(TTM) 13.68 31.76 28.30

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 4.16 5.02 11.31
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 2.77 9.19 13.52
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.36 17.13 3.75
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 45.25 81.70 20.90
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 2.74 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.11 8.28 2.47
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 19.69 1.63 2.70

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.21 1.12 1.24
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.03 1.90 1.52
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 118.57 102.65 51.67
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 309.49 137.45 80.86
Interest Coverage (TTM) 2.67 103.48 24.78

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 14.50 25.82 23.74
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 14.75 26.27 23.14
EBITD Margin (TTM) 3.16 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 3.25 9.24 14.02
Operating Margin (TTM) 2.02 6.35 9.47
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.33 7.16 9.46
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 1.08 7.22 12.03
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 1.48 7.81 12.27
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 0.68 5.37 9.38
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 0.91 5.57 9.69
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 37.20 28.08 18.19
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 38.28 30.05 22.32

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 1,033,863 26,855,003 986,551,251
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 7,033 820,391 102,317,192
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 31.62 29.93 13.32
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 5.47 5.46 9.97
Asset Turnover (TTM) 2.74 1.27 0.74

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 1.87 4.85 6.69
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.58 4.95 7.13
Return on Investment (TTM) 3.81 6.77 11.26
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 5.46 7.68 11.71
Return on Equity (TTM) 9.13 20.45 12.00
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 12.69 11.79 15.12
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 1.39 2.37 3.36
EPS (TTM) % -28.03 -7.48 -1.11
Dividend % 0.00 25.99 14.87
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Sonic Automotive Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -4.60 -6.39 54 25
13 Week -11.13 -16.44 66 15
26 Week 14.33 1.00 99 23
52 Week 8.92 -7.03 99 42
YTD 12.47 2.64 99 29
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 90.57%
# of Holders: 202
Total Shares Held: 27,789,771
3 Mo. Net Change: 103,534
# New Positions: 13
# Closed Positions: 11
# Increased Positions: 78
# Reduced Positions: 73
# Net Buyers: 5
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