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Kar Auction Services Inc (KAR)

16.63   0.96 (6.13%) 12-05 01:10
Open: 15.81 Pre. Close: 15.67
High: 16.69 Low: 15.76
Volume: 3,846,322 Market Cap: 2,015M
KAR Auction Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, used vehicle auctions and related vehicle remarketing services for the automotive industry in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. The company operates through two segments, ADESA Auctions and AFC. The ADESA Auctions segment offers whole car auctions and related services to the vehicle remarketing industry through online auctions and auction facilities. It also provides value-added services, such as auction related, transportation, reconditioning, inspection, title and repossession administration and remarketing, vehicle research, and analytical services, as well as data as a service. This segment sells its products and services through vehicle manufacturers, fleet companies, rental car companies, finance companies, and others. As of December 31, 2019, this segment had a network of 74 whole car auction facilities in North America. The AFC segment offers floorplan financing, a short-term inventory-secured financing to independent used vehicle dealers; and sells vehicle service contracts. It also provides wheel repair and hail catastrophe response services. The company serves vehicle manufacturers, vehicle rental companies, financial institutions, commercial fleets and fleet management companies, and dealer customers. The company was formerly known as KAR Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to KAR Auction Services, Inc. in November 2009. KAR Auction Services, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.

Stock Price Prediction

Update at 5:00pm EST
If tomorrow: Open lower Open higher
High: 16.718 - 16.798 16.798 - 16.871
Low: 15.568 - 15.659 15.659 - 15.741
Close: 16.475 - 16.63 16.63 - 16.77

Technical analysis

as of: 2021-12-03 4:44:43 PM
Stoxline posted a BUY today, same as yesterday. Upward movement continues.
Target: Six months: 19.49     One year: 22.77
Support: Support1: 15.01    Support2: 13.97
Resistance: Resistance1: 16.69    Resistance2: 19.49
Pivot: 15.28
Moving Average: MA(5): 15.43     MA(20): 15.15
MA(100): 16.08     MA(250): 16.72
MACD: MACD(12,26): 0.12     Signal(9): -0.01
Stochastic oscillator: %K(14,3): 56.66     %D(3): 40.39
RSI: RSI(14): 64.05
52-week: High: 20.85  Low: 13.55  Change(%): -13.0
Average Vol(K): 3-Month: 208184  10-Days: 283382

Price, moving averages and Bollinger Bands

Price and moving averages has closed above its Short term moving average. Short term moving average is currently above mid-term; AND below long term moving averages. From the relationship between price and moving averages; we can see that: This stock is BULLISH in short-term; and NEUTRAL in mid-long term.
KAR has closed above the upper band by 17.7%. If price is in a uptrend band; this upward trend in price might continue. However a short term pullback inside the band is likely.Bollinger Bands are 2% wider than normal. The current width of the bands does not suggest anything about the future direction or movement of prices.

Headline News

Fri, 03 Dec 2021
KAR Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - Nasdaq

Tue, 30 Nov 2021
KAR Auction Services : OPENLANE iQ™ Accelerates Platform Evolution, Expanding Industry-Leading Capabilities for Sellers and Buyers -

Mon, 29 Nov 2021
KAR Auction Services Inc. (KAR): Keep paying attention to its insider activity - The Fosters Leader

Wed, 24 Nov 2021
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades KAR Auction Services (NYSE:KAR) to Hold - MarketBeat

Fri, 12 Nov 2021
2021 U.S. Vehicle Auction Market Report, Featuring KAR Auction Services Inc., Copart Inc. and COX Enterprises (Manheim) - Yahoo Finance

Fri, 05 Nov 2021
KAR Global logo (PRNewsfoto/KAR Auction Services, Inc.) | Indiana | - Kokomo Perspective

Financial Analysis

Growth measures the growth of both a company's revenue and net income. it tells investors how fast a company is growing.
Profitability measures a company’s ability to generate earnings as compared to its expenses and other relevant costs.
Solvency measures a company's ability to meet its long-term debts. Acceptable solvency ratios will vary from industry to industry.
Efficiency measures the strength of a company's return on invested capital. It can identify business that are better managed or not.
Price to Book Value: Outperform Discounted cash flow: Outperform
Return on Assets: Neutral Price to Earnings: Underperform
Return on Equity: Neutral Debt to Equity: Outperform
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Stock Basics & Statistics

Exchange:  NYSE
Sector:  Consumer Cyclical
Industry:  Specialty Retail
Shares Out. (M) 121
Shares Float (M) 119
% Held by Insiders 1.39
% Held by Institutions 105.89
Shares Short (K) 10,110
Shares Short P. Month (K) 11,030

Stock Financials

EPS -0.020
EPS Est This Year 2.250
EPS Est Next Year 2.500
Book Value (p.s.) 12.440
Profit Margin 1.99
Operating Margin 8.29
Return on Assets (ttm) 1.6
Return on Equity (ttm) 2.1
Qtrly Rev. Growth -9.8
Gross Profit (p.s.) 7.453
Sales Per Share 18.408
EBITDA (p.s.) 3.076
Qtrly Earnings Growth
Operating Cash Flow (M) 305
Levered Free Cash Flow (M) -223

Stock Valuations

PE Ratio -831.50
PEG Ratio
Price to Book value 1.34
Price to Sales 0.90
Price to Cash Flow 6.60

Stock Dividends

Forward Dividend
Dividend Yield
Dividend Pay Date 2020-04-02
Ex-Dividend Date 2020-03-18
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