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Asbury Automotive Group Inc ABG Stock Quote

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NYSE: ABG

Last close prices updated as of Jan 31, 2023, 4:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 214.18
  • Sector Consumer Cyclical
  • Industry Auto & Truck Dealerships
  • Investment Style Small Blend
  • Day Range 215.47  –  223.29
  • Year Range 138.88  –  223.29
  • Market Cap 4.8861 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 389,659.0 /  184,363.7
  • Price / Sales 0.33
  • Price / Book 1.79
  • Forward Div Yield
  • Trailing Div Yield

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Analyst Note

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2022 U.S. light vehicle sales per Wards were 13.7 million, an 8.1% decline from 2021 and their worst year since 2011’s 12.8 million. December sales, however, grew 4.9% year over year with the seasonally adjusted annualized selling rate at 13.31 million, up from December 2021’s 12.72 million. The chip shortage rather than poor demand is to blame and we expect one more year of constrained production for the industry. Regardless of high interest rates and average transaction prices over $45,000, we feel U.S. autos have been at recessionary levels for a lot of the time since spring 2020, so we expect 2023 sales to rise by midsingle digits. Gradual improvement in new vehicle inventory should help used vehicle pricing eventually be more affordable for consumers, which is also good for dealers’ used vehicle margins that are currently squeezed by high procurement costs.

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Business Description

Asbury Automotive Group is a regional collection of automobile dealerships that went public in March 2002. The company operates 148 stores with associated parts and service departments and 35 collision centers. Over 80% of new-vehicle revenue is from luxury and import brands. Asbury also offers third-party financing and insurance products. Asbury operates in 15 states (mostly Texas, the West, and the Southeast) and entered Colorado in 2019. Asbury store brands include David McDavid and Park Place in Texas, Plaza in Missouri, Nalley and Crown in the Southeastern U.S., and the Larry H. Miller brand in the Western U.S. Asbury generated $9.8 billion of revenue in 2021 and is based in the Atlanta area. 2022 sales should reach at least $16 billion and the firm targets about $32 billion in 2025.

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2905 Premiere Parkway North West, Suite 300
Duluth, GA, 30097
Industry Auto & Truck Dealerships
Employees 14,200

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FAQs for Asbury Automotive Group Inc Stock

No. ABG does not currently have a forward dividend yield.
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ABG’s market cap is 4.89 Bil.
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ABG’s stock style is Small Core.
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ABG’s price/sales is 0.33.
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ABG’s price/forward earnings is 5.72.
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ABG’s price/book is 1.79.
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ABG’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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