AUTO TRADER GROUP PLC Fundamentals Datasheet and Stock Analysis


Auto Trader Group plc is a digital automotive marketplace. The Company is engaged in the business of buying and selling new and used vehicles. The Company also operates similar business in Ireland through its Website The Company caters to various types of customer, including Trade, which consists of revenue from retailer customers and revenue from other products and services provided to retailers and home traders to support their online activities; Consumer services, which comprises revenue from individuals for vehicle advertisements on the Company's Websites, and also includes revenue derived from third-party services directed at consumers relating to their motoring needs, such as insurance and loan finance, and Display advertising, which consists of revenue from customers and advertising agencies for placing display advertising on the Company's Websites. Its subsidiaries include Auto Trader Holding Limited, Trader Licensing Limited and Webzone Limited.

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     FTSE 250, FTSE-350, FTSE All-Share, FTSE All-Share
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     Great Britain
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Operation Breakdown
Geographical - by origin (turnover)
Product (turnover)


Activity Data Not Available

Company Information

CEO: Trevor Mather  COO: Nathan Coe  Chairman: Edmund Williams  Senior Independent Director: David W Keens  Independent Non-Executive Director: Jill Easterbrook Jeni Mundy  Company Secretary: Claire Baty  

Composite Ranking: 89
Historic EPS Ranking: 81
Forecast EPS Ranking: 82
Price Relative Strength: 
Industry Strength: F
SMR Ranking: A
ROCE Ranking: A
Accumulation/Dist: C
Mkt Accumulation/Dist: C
Unbroken Annual EPS: B
Unbroken Interim EPS: D
PEG Current Ranking: H
PEG Forecast Ranking: H
PE Current Ranking: E
PE Forecast Ranking: E
Margin Current Ranking: A
Margin Forecast Ranking: A
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Operating Profit/(loss)£m133.10169.60203.10220.60£m0.000.00
Profit Before Tax£m10.90155.00193.40210.80£m226.23245.64
Profit After Tax£m8.50126.70154.70171.30£m0.000.00
Profit After Tax (from discontinued operations)£m1.900.000.000.00£m0.000.00
Overall Profit for the Period£m10.40126.70154.70171.30£m0.000.00
EPS Growth%0.001,388.2423.3213.46%9.0012.00
Earnings Per Sharep0.8512.6515.6017.70p19.3421.60
Op. Cash Flow P/Sp0.0016.4117.9619.29£0.000.00
Cash Flow P/S Grth%
Net Cash Flow P/Sp0.001.040.810.00£0.000.00
Capital Exp P/S££0.000.00
Tax Rate%0.0018.2620.010.00%0.000.00
P/E Ratiox242.8030.8024.9019.70x24.0021.50
P/E Growth££2.701.80
Turnover Per Share£0.0028.1631.480.00£0.000.00
Pre-Tax Profit / Share£0.0015.5019.550.00£0.000.00
Operating Margin%52.0160.2365.2266.83%0.000.00
Mkt Cap£m2,374.623,903.103,808.203,297.19£m0.000.00
Dividend Per Sharep0.001.505.205.90p6.427.17
DPS Growth%0.000.00246.6713.46%0.000.00
Dividend Yield%0.000.401.301.70%1.401.50
Dividend Coverx0.008.453.013.01x0.000.00
Shareholder Funds£m(176.10)(51.50)(21.40)4.60£m0.000.00
Net Borrowings£m(22.10)385.20349.80(4.30)£m0.000.00
Net Assets£m(176.10)(51.50)(21.40)4.60£m0.000.00
Net Assets P/S£0.00(37.49)(34.55)0.00£0.000.00
Latest Forecast
Div Yield1.3%1.4%
Div Cover3.0%3.0%
Op Margin66.8%65.1%
Director Deals
Traded Action Notifier Price Amount Value
29-Nov-16SellSean Glithero398.75p 600,000£2,392,493.96
24-Jun-16BuyDavid W Keens358.49p 25,000£89,622.50
06-Apr-16SellTrevor Mather3.70p7,134,581£26,397,950.04
06-Apr-16SellTrevor Mather370.00p 7,134,581£26,397,950.04
06-Apr-16SellSean Glithero370.00p 1,600,000£5,920,000.08
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946m    Major: 20%    Director: 2%
Notifier Holding Value
Trevor Mather12,000,0004,175,998.54
Edmund Williams6,875,444,894,429.67
David W Keens25,000l,700
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Gearing & Cover
News Title Date Time Source
Transaction in Own Shares21-Sep-1817:36RNS
Transaction in Own Shares20-Sep-1818:11RNS
Result of AGM20-Sep-1814:06RNS
Transaction in Own Shares19-Sep-1817:54RNS
Transaction in Own Shares18-Sep-1817:26RNS
Transaction in Own Shares17-Sep-1818:04RNS
Transaction in Own Shares14-Sep-1818:14RNS
Transaction in Own Shares13-Sep-1818:20RNS
Transaction in Own Shares12-Sep-1818:25RNS
Transaction in Own Shares11-Sep-1817:42RNS
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Broker Opinion
Date Broker Name Rec Price Old Price Target New Price Target Broker Change
13-Jul-18JP Morgan CazenoveUnderweight430.50p326.00p328.00pReiteration
07-Jun-18Liberum CapitalBuy385.00p0.00p480.00pReiteration
19-Mar-18Credit SuisseUnderperform334.80p330.00p330.00pReiteration
11-Jun-15Numis SecuritiesBuy294.50p0.00p349.00pReiteration
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