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KAR Auction Services
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Key Stats
Prev. Close$18.22
Next Earnings Date-
Dividend Yield %-
PE Ratio-
Day Range17.87
52 Week Range12.86
Payout Ratio-
Industry average yield2.93%
Last Dividend pay dateApr 3, 2020
Dividend per share-
Dividend yield forecast-

Stock Analysis


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Stock Performance

US Consumer Cyclical Sectorarrow_drop_down1.93%
US Marketarrow_drop_up0.85%
KAR / Market
KAR lose to the US Market which returned 0.85% over the last twenty four hours.
KAR / Consumer Cyclical Sector
KAR exceeded the US Consumer Cyclical sector which returned -1.93% over the last twenty four hours.

KAR Auction Services (KAR) Statistics

KAR Auction Services Inc (KAR) is a publicly traded company that operates in the automotive remarketing industry. The company provides a variety of services, including online and physical auctioning of used vehicles, vehicle inspections, vehicle transportation, and vehicle reconditioning. As of the latest financial report, KAR has a market capitalization of $6.5 billion.

When it comes to valuation metrics, KAR Auction Services Inc (KAR) is considered to be fairly valued. The company has a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.4, which is in line with the industry average. Additionally, KAR has a price-to-sales ratio of 1.4, indicating that the stock is trading at a reasonable multiple of its revenue. However, it is worth noting that KAR has a price-to-book ratio of 3.8, which is slightly higher than the industry average.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How has KAR Auction Services (KAR) stock's performance compared to its sector and the market over the past year?

Over the past year, KAR Auction Services (KAR) has experienced a price change of . Compared to the Consumer Cyclical sector, which saw a change of 23.68%, KAR Auction Services has underperformed compared to its sector, indicating its relative standing within the Consumer Cyclical sector. Against the broader market's change of 26.23%, it has fallen short of the market average. This comparison highlights KAR Auction Services 's performance relative to both its sector and the overall market over the last year.

What is the PE ratio of KAR Auction Services (KAR) stock?

The PE ratio for KAR Auction Services (KAR) is currently not available. This could be due to a variety of factors such as the company not having positive earnings at the moment or recent updates not being reflected.

What is the EPS of KAR Auction Services (KAR) stock?

The Earnings Per Share (EPS) for KAR Auction Services (KAR), calculated on a diluted basis, is -$1.79. EPS is a key indicator of a company's profitability, showing the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock.

What is the operating margin of KAR Auction Services (KAR) stock?

The operating margin for KAR Auction Services (KAR) is 16.67%. This metric represents the percentage of revenue that remains after paying for variable production costs, indicating the efficiency and profitability of the company's core business operations.

What is the EBITDA of KAR Auction Services (KAR) stock?

The EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization) of KAR Auction Services (KAR) is $354.5M. EBITDA is a widely used earnings metric to assess a company's operational efficiency and profitability before the impact of non-operating decisions such as financing, accounting, and tax environments.

How much debt does KAR Auction Services (KAR) have?

KAR Auction Services (KAR) has a total debt of $1.99B. The net debt, which accounts for cash and cash equivalents against the total debt, is $1.83B.


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