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    1. AutoNation Posts Record First-Quarter Results to Start 2015

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      Wed, 22 Apr 2015

      changes to our investment thesis for AutoNation after analyzing the firm’s first-quarter ..... million in first-quarter 2014, as AutoNation spent about $28 million on acquisitions ..... Like many other dealers we cover, AutoNation this quarter saw a decrease in both new

    2. UPDATE 2- AutoNation 1st-qtr profit tops estimates in 'Goldilocks period'

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      Wed, 22 Apr 2015

      DETROIT, April 22 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc , the largest U.S. auto dealer group, on Wednesday posted stronger-than-expected quarterly profit as sales for both new and used vehicles rose.

    3. From Barron’s, April 20, 2015 (Part 2)

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      Sat, 18 Apr 2015

      United Rentals [ URI ; EV/EBITDA 6; pg 30; see link below]; distributer World Fuel Services [ INT ; pg 31]; AutoNation [ AN ; CEO spotlight on Mike Jackson ; pg 38]; small-cap LSB Industries [ LXU ; considering splitting chemical and commercial

    4. UPDATE 1- AutoNation posts higher profit on strong new and used car demand

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      Tue, 3 Feb 2015

      DETROIT, Feb 3 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc , the largest U.S. auto dealer group, on Tuesday posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit due to strong profit margins from new and used vehicle sales,...

    5. AutoNation Closes 2014 With Record Quarter; We Plan to Increase Our Fair Value Estimate

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      Tue, 3 Feb 2015

      AutoNation reported all-time record fourth-quarter ..... We're making these changes to reflect AutoNation 's healthy growth runway as the largest ..... Despite this increase and our belief that AutoNation is an outstanding operator in the dealer

    6. Mike Jackson to Remain AutoNation's CEO Through at Least 2019, Adds President Role

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      Thu, 15 Jan 2015

      are not changing our moat rating or fair value estimate for AutoNation on the news that CEO and Chairman Mike Jackson, 65, will ..... even before the Jan. 15 announcement. Maroone has worked at AutoNation for over 15 years, so we see his departure as nothing more

    7. AutoNation Reports All-Time Record EPS as Part of Strong Third-Quarter Results

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      Tue, 28 Oct 2014

      AutoNation reported another strong quarter, with ..... vehicle side, we are glad to see that AutoNation not suffer the same used-vehicle margin ..... third-quarter results later this week. AutoNation 's retail used-vehicle pricing in

    8. Berkshire’s Entrance Won’t Radically Alter Dealership Landscape

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014

      acquisitions. The dealer space is highly fragmented with AutoNation AN , the largest dealer in America, having just 1.9 ..... Thursday saying "I don’t think we'll be buying ( AutoNation )." On the family side this leaves Penske Automotive

    9. Berkshire Moving Into Auto Dealerships Does not Change the Thesis on our Dealer Coverage

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014

      estimates from this news because we do not want to speculate on acquisitions. The dealer space is highly fragmented with AutoNation , the largest dealer in America, having just 1.9% of new vehicle share last year and the six public franchise new vehicle

    10. Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: Buffett Adds Car Dealership to Berkshire's Collection

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      Thu, 2 Oct 2014

      19 billion in revenue our analyst expects market leader AutoNation to generate this year. If the economics of the two businesses ..... based on an estimated value of about $6 billion overall for AutoNation ). The deal is also the latest example of a family-owned

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