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AutoNation reports Q2 cont ops EPS $1.12, consensus $1.06

Reports Q2 revenue $5.34B, consensus $5.29B. Same-store second quarter 2019 revenue totaled $5.3 billion, which was relatively flat compared to the same period a year ago. Same-store second quarter 2019 gross profit totaled $879 million, an increase of 5% compared to the year-ago period, driven by growth in Customer Care, Used Vehicle, and Customer Financial Services gross profit. Same-store new vehicle gross profit per vehicle retailed was $1,764, up $165 or 10% compared to the year-ago period. Same-store used vehicle gross profit per vehicle retailed was relatively flat compared to the year-ago period at $1,459. Same-store Customer Financial Services gross profit per vehicle retailed was an all-time record of $1,926, up $134 or 7% compared to the year-ago period.

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AN AutoNation
$42.01

-0.045 (-0.11%)

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LBOW
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INITIATION
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Neutral
AutoNation initiated with a Neutral at Longbow
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MSCO
05/06/19
UPGRADE
Target $94
MSCO
Overweight
Morgan Stanley more positive on auto dealers, upgrades Group 1 to Overweight
As previously reported, Morgan Stanley analyst Armintas Sinkevicius upgraded Group 1 Automotive (GPI) to Overweight from Equal Weight as he turns positive on the traditional auto dealer group and named it his top pick among the traditional dealers. Sinkevicius sees the potential for an elongated auto cycle following changes to the Fed policy, he noted, adding that he is also drawn to the defensiveness of the dealer model and investor positioning. The analyst, who noted that his estimates are above consensus for all of the traditional dealers in Q2 and for 2019, raised his price target on Group 1 shares to $94 from $67, raised his target on Asbury Automotive (ABG) to $87 from $85, upped his target on AutoNation (AN) to $36 from $27, raised his target on Lithia Motors (LAD) to $128 from $117, increased his target on Sonic Automotive (SAH) to $18 from $10 and keeps a $56 price target on Penske Automotive (PAG).
04/30/19
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04/30/19
NO CHANGE
Target $43
RHCO
Hold
AutoNation price target raised to $43 from $38 at SunTrust
SunTrust analyst Stephanie Benjamin raised her price target on AutoNation to $43 after its Q1 earnings beat thanks to its "higher gross profit across new, used, and parts & service" sales along with lower than expected SG&A costs. The analyst is keeping her Hold rating on the company however, warning that AutoNation's brand diversification and digital investment costs may continue to weigh on profitability.
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Catch up on today's top analyst initiations with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Southern Copper (SCCO) initiated with a Buy at Goldman Sachs. 2. Arcturus Therapeutics (ARCT) initiated with a Buy at Laidlaw. 3. HEXO Corp (HEXO) initiated with an Outperform at Oppenheimer. 4. Group 1 Automotive (GPI) and Lithia Motors (LAD) were initiated with an Overweight at JPMorgan, while Penske Automotive (PAG) and Asbury Automotive (ABG) were initiated with a Neutral, and Sonic Automotive (SAH) and AutoNation (AN) were initiated with an Underweight at JPMorgan. This list is just a portion of The Fly's analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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