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Cars.com Inc. (CARS)

Stock Price: $8.01 USD -0.30 (-3.61%)
Updated Oct 27, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
After-hours: $8.06 +0.05 (0.62%) Oct 27, 7:58 PM

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Key Info

Market Cap 538.27M
Revenue (ttm) 554.38M
Net Income (ttm) -1.24B
Shares Out 67.20M
EPS (ttm) -18.56
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 5.46
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 27, 2020
Last Price $8.01
Previous Close $8.31
Change ($) -0.30
Change (%) -3.61%
Day's Open 8.26
Day's Range 7.87 - 8.30
Day's Volume 861,237
52-Week Range 3.25 - 13.55

More Stats

Market Cap 538.27M
Enterprise Value 1.12B
Earnings Date (est) Mar 4, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 67.20M
Float 65.45M
EPS (basic) -18.58
EPS (diluted) -18.56
FCF / Share 1.30
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield n/a
FCF Yield 16.30%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 6.49M
Short Ratio 4.71
Short % of Float 9.92%
Beta 2.13
PE Ratio n/a
Forward PE 5.46
P/FCF Ratio 6.14
PS Ratio 0.97
PB Ratio 1.80
Revenue 554.38M
Operating Income -1.37B
Net Income -1.24B
Free Cash Flow 87.73M
Net Cash -581.90M
Net Cash / Share -8.66
Gross Margin 80.14%
Operating Margin -247.89%
Profit Margin -224.10%
FCF Margin 15.82%
ROA 0.15%
ROE -130.92%
ROIC -183.60%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (8)

Buy 5
Overweight 0
Hold 3
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(43.07% upside)
Current: $8.01
Target: 11.46
*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, LLC, through its subsidiaries, operates as a digital marketplace, and provides solutions for the automotive industry. Its platform connects car shoppers with sellers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the United States. The company's platform provides information in the areas of find a car, certified pre-owned cars, sell your car, car book values, car dealers, compare car prices, listings by city, and advertisers. It also offers social media marketing tools, such as cars social that enables automotive dealers to reach an unduplicated, unique audience on social media; social sales drive that enables automotive retailers to maximize the impact of their used car listings with seamless integration on Facebook marketplace; fuel, a digital video solution for OEM's and car dealers to reduce the cost of reaching the target audience; social extension; social link; and social data. In addition, the company offers website platform hosting services; review and reputation management solutions that enable dealers to build, measure, monitor, and manage their review programs; online shopper, 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, LLC was founded in 1998 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.