acquisition strategy to make fortunes for himself and shareholders in companies like Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and AutoNation , Inc . ( AN ). However, the fast growth led to accounting issues for Swisher Hygiene, and that led to late financial
June 30. Craig Monaghan was promoted to president and CEO from CFO in February 2011. He was previously CFO of Sears and AutoNation . Former CEO and chairman Charles Oglesby retired in July 2011. Tom DeLoach was named chairman as of August 2011, and Scott
AutoNation ( AN ) announces it sold 21,987 new vehicles in February, up 4% from the same period a year ago. The luxury segment showed the strongest pace of gains at 7%. Post your comment!
The Consumer Just Won't Quit: Wal-Mart ( WMT ), AutoNation ( AN ), GameStop ( GME ), Best Buy ( BBY ), Conn's ..... sector. Wal-Mart's ( WMT ) disappointing results, AutoNation 's ( AN ) excess inventory and Target's ( TGT
I expected up 15% y-o-y) given the virtual euphoria in the markets over everything auto related. Further, Autonation ( AN ) CEO Mike Jackson was recently quoted as saying that US vehicle inventories are too high right now. Several executives
AutoNation ( AN +1.1% ) reports total retail sales of 19,434 new vehicles in January, flat growth compared to a year ago. Same-store
derived from new-car sales, leaving AutoNation vulnerable to the fluctuations of a ..... industry. This risk is greater for AutoNation as it gets a much larger share of its ..... trucks and sport-utility vehicles. AutoNation 's massive size provides some appealing
* Analyst says slow January sales will pressure auto dealer groups
product lines, notes top exec Joe Hinrichs. Many automobile industry watchers think Ford has managed inventory better than its Detroit peers over the last year. Related: AutoNation CEO warns on inventory levels . Post your comment!
(Corrects paragraph 3 to show premium-luxury segment accounted for 46 percent of total new-vehicle income, not revenue)