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Cars.com Inc. (CARS)

Stock Price: $5.42 USD -0.24 (-4.16%)
Updated Jul 9, 2020 1:50 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 363.59M
Revenue (ttm) 600.58M
Net Income (ttm) -1.22B
Shares Out 67.14M
EPS (ttm) -18.31
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 5.84
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Jul 9, 2020
Last Price $5.42
Previous Close $5.65
Change ($) -0.24
Change (%) -4.16%
Day's Open 5.67
Day's Range 5.32 - 5.72
Day's Volume 844,127
52-Week Range 3.25 - 21.74

More Stats

Market Cap 363.59M
Enterprise Value 971.03M
Earnings Date (est) Aug 5, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 67.14M
Float 62.44M
EPS (basic) -18.3
EPS (diluted) -18.31
FCF / Share 1.02
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 18.80%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 8.52M
Short Ratio 5.32
Short % of Float 12.75%
Beta 2.01
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 5.84
P/FCF Ratio 5.32
PS Ratio 0.61
PB Ratio 1.09
Revenue 600.58M
Operating Income -1.36B
Net Income -1.22B
Free Cash Flow 68.34M
Net Cash -607.44M
Net Cash / Share -9.05
Gross Margin 73.97%
Operating Margin -225.88%
Profit Margin -203.80%
FCF Margin 11.38%
ROA 0.96%
ROE -126.12%
ROIC -178.30%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (8)

Buy 3
Overweight 0
Hold 5
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(70.82% upside)
Current: 5.42
Target: 9.25
*Average 12-month price target from 7 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-8.37%5.73%-1.08%6.14%-
Gross Profit507572561576550
Operating Income-44683.92134177158
Net Income-44538.81224176158
Shares Outstanding67.0070.3271.6671.5971.59
Earnings Per Share-6.650.553.132.462.20
EPS Growth--82.43%27.24%11.82%-
Operating Cash Flow101164186199190
Capital Expenditures-21.26-14.23-32.77-9.64-9.05
Free Cash Flow80.23149153190181
Cash & Equivalents13.5525.4620.568.900.10
Total Debt643692578--
Net Cash / Debt-629-667-5588.900.10
Book Value1,1411,6271,6792,4172,305
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Cars.com Inc.
Country United States
Employees 1,500
CEO Alex Vetter

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol CARS
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Consumer Cyclical
Industry Auto & Truck Dealerships
Unique Identifier NYSE: CARS
IPO Date May 18, 2017


Cars.com Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital automotive marketplace that connects car shoppers with sellers and original equipment manufacturers in the United States. The company's portfolio of brands includes Cars.com, Dealer Inspire and DealerRater, Auto.com, PickupTrucks.com, and NewCars.com. Its Cars.com platform consists of a website and mobile application with a database of 4.5 million new and used vehicle listings. As of December 31, 2019, it served 18,834 dealer customers, including franchise dealers and independent dealers. The company also offers subscription packages that provide the dealer customer's available new and used vehicle inventory to in-market shoppers on the Cars.com website; display advertising products; Social Selling products, such as Cars Social, Social Sales Drive, Social Extension, Social Link, and Social Data; and FUEL, a digital video solution that delivers relevant ads to local in-market shoppers on their device. In addition, it provides Website Platform Hosting services; reputation management solutions that enable dealers to build, measure, monitor, and manage their review programs; a digital retailing solution that allows shoppers to customize and compare payments across multiple vehicles to make real buying decisions with dealers' inventory; Roxanne, an event-based attribution and customer models; PRIZM, a dashboard with proactive data alerts; and AI Chat Tool. Cars.com Inc. was founded in 1998 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.