Lithia Motors Inc.
Index- P/E18.33 EPS (ttm)4.62 Insider Own0.70% Shs Outstand26.25M Perf Week-3.68%
Market Cap2.22B Forward P/E14.28 EPS next Y5.93 Insider Trans-2.65% Shs Float23.10M Perf Month-3.82%
Income121.60M PEG0.81 EPS next Q1.19 Inst Own95.50% Short Float4.81% Perf Quarter13.58%
Sales4.62B P/S0.48 EPS this Y32.70% Inst Trans0.27% Short Ratio3.54 Perf Half Y-4.29%
Book/sh23.89 P/B3.55 EPS next Y21.78% ROA6.70% Target Price92.67 Perf Year48.88%
Cash/sh0.83 P/C102.46 EPS next 5Y22.65% ROE21.70% 52W Range53.13 - 96.81 Perf YTD-2.30%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y18.60% ROI8.20% 52W High-12.51% Beta2.22
Dividend %0.76% Quick Ratio0.20 Sales past 5Y13.60% Gross Margin15.60% 52W Low59.41% ATR2.74
Employees5700 Current Ratio1.30 Sales Q/Q21.30% Oper. Margin4.60% RSI (14)50.82 Volatility2.77% 3.35%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq1.62 EPS Q/Q11.00% Profit Margin2.70% Rel Volume1.17 Prev Close87.87
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.42 EarningsFeb 17 BMO Payout12.10% Avg Volume313.59K Price84.70
Recom1.40 SMA20-1.19% SMA502.87% SMA2003.60% Volume365,398 Change-3.61%
Jan-27-14Initiated CRT Capital Buy
Dec-14-12Initiated BB&T Capital Mkts Buy $40
Sep-24-12Reiterated Stifel Nicolaus Buy $30 → $40
Feb-09-12Initiated Stifel Nicolaus Buy $30
Dec-07-11Initiated KeyBanc Capital Mkts Buy $30
May-16-08Upgrade JP Morgan Underweight → Neutral
Feb-05-08Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
Apr-04-07Initiated JP Morgan Neutral
Jan-03-07Downgrade Wachovia Outperform → Mkt Perform
Jan-30-15 01:38PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
01:23PM  Lithia Schedules Release of Fourth Quarter 2014 Results Marketwired
Jan-29-15 02:49PM  Harley-Davidson (HOG) Beats Q4 Earnings on Higher Sales - Analyst Blog Zacks
10:55AM  Why George Soros, Warren Buffett and Bill Gates want auto dealerships at Fortune
Jan-28-15 04:18PM  Lithia Motors, DCH Auto Group create a powerhouse auto retailer Market Realist
08:18AM  Why Lithias service business is integral to its operations Market Realist
Jan-27-15 02:18PM  Understanding Lithia Motorss Finance and Insurance business Market Realist
10:18AM  Key analysis of Lithias used vehicle operations Market Realist
Jan-26-15 04:18PM  Used vehicle market offers opportunity for auto dealers Market Realist
12:18PM  Key highlights of the new vehicle business Market Realist
08:18AM  Has the market for new vehicles reached its peak? Market Realist
Jan-23-15 02:18PM  Glenview Capital builds up position in Lithia Motors Market Realist
Jan-16-15 03:53PM  Will Lower Gas Prices Pump Up Retail? at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-14-15 12:02PM  Odds Are Stacking Up Against StanChart's CEO Sands Bloomberg
Jan-10-15 08:02AM  Who Wins The Oregon Vs. Ohio State Matchup In Stocks? at Investor's Business Daily
Dec-31-14 02:48PM  Mid & small-cap picks: OAK, SWFT & more CNBC
Dec-23-14 01:01AM  Larry Robbins Boosts Stakes in 3 Companies Gurufocus
Dec-19-14 06:16PM  Used Car Sales Going Strong For Auto Retailers at Investor's Business Daily
04:32PM  CarMax Earnings Jump 28%, Stock Surges at Investor's Business Daily
Dec-12-14 05:03PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
Dec-02-14 10:18AM  Winning retail trades CNBC
Nov-14-14 01:24PM  Value Investor's 5 Top Stock Picks: Synergy Resources, Bonanza Creek, and More at
Nov-06-14 01:04PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Financials EDGAR Online Financials
Nov-03-14 07:08PM  10-Q for Lithia Motors, Inc. Company Spotlight
Oct-31-14 05:21PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Oct-30-14 08:07AM  Lithia Motors meets 3Q profit forecasts AP
07:35AM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
07:28AM  Lithia Motors Reports Adjusted EPS of $1.32 for the Third Quarter of 2014, an Increase of 17% Over the Prior Year Marketwired
07:07AM  Q3 2014 Lithia Motors Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Oct-29-14 01:35PM  Analyst Sees Clear Lane For AutoNation, Other Dealers at Investor's Business Daily
Oct-23-14 07:23AM  Avago Technologies, Lithia Motors, and Netflix highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day Zacks
07:00AM  Gabelli & Companys 38th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
01:01AM  Bear of the Day: Lithia Motors (LAD) Zacks
Oct-15-14 08:29AM  Will This Upgrade Help Lithia Motors (LAD) Stock Today? at TheStreet
Oct-14-14 03:43PM  Morgan Stanley Sees 'Biggest Drop In History' For Used-Car Prices Benzinga
12:56PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
11:44AM  Gabelli & Companys 38th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
06:59AM  Lithia Motors (LAD) Slumps: LAD Falls 20.8% in Session Zacks
06:13AM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
Oct-13-14 05:24PM  Thorns, Roses, All Time Highs, and an Emotion Gauge... Yahoo Finance Blogs -20.85%
04:29PM  Taking Stock: Winners and Losers, Stock of The Day at Bloomberg
03:35PM  Car Dealer Stocks Crash On Lithia's Weak Used Prices at Investor's Business Daily
02:54PM  [$$] Lithia Motors Cuts Profit Outlook at The Wall Street Journal
02:48PM  Stocks Running Flat To Lower After Morning Sell-Off at Investor's Business Daily
Oct-03-14 06:47AM  [video] Dealership buy puts Buffett in driver's seat at CNBC
06:01AM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisition or Dispos EDGAR Online
Oct-02-14 04:26PM  Indexes End Mixed After Paring Losses; Leaders Rebound at Investor's Business Daily +10.03%
02:36PM  Warren Buffett Jumps Into Autos, Buying Van Tuyl Group at Forbes
12:21PM  Video: Warren Buffett To Buy 'A Lot More' Car Dealers at Investor's Business Daily
12:01PM  Stocks Stumble Near Midday; GoPro, Ambarella Slide at Investor's Business Daily
Oct-01-14 02:57PM  Lithia Motors and DCH Auto Group USA Complete Combination to Form National Group Marketwired
Sep-26-14 04:00PM  Sectors down this week: Energy, utilities & more CNBC
Sep-25-14 06:19PM  Auto-Related Stocks Hit Skids As Earnings Disappoint at Investor's Business Daily
08:57AM  Lithia Motors (LAD) Enters Oversold Territory Zacks
Sep-24-14 07:00AM  Here are buying opportunities in small caps: Pro at CNBC
Sep-23-14 07:03PM  Cramer Remix: Stay course amid shifting winds? at CNBC
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02:52PM  Small cap portfolio plays CNBC
02:52PM  [video] Small cap portfolio plays at CNBC
11:47AM  Video: Allergan-Ackman War Reignites On Salix Rumors at Investor's Business Daily
11:25AM  Video: CarMax Earnings Miss Amid Shift To New Cars at Investor's Business Daily
Sep-22-14 03:20PM  L Brands Hits 52-Week High on Effective Sales Strategies Zacks
Sep-18-14 07:00AM  Gabelli & Companys 38th Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
Sep-15-14 02:40PM  L Brands Revamping Business to Generate Incremental Sales Zacks
Sep-05-14 01:09PM  Car Dealer Stocks Rev On Sales, So Why The Downshift? at Investor's Business Daily
Sep-03-14 05:06PM  Some Retail Groups Hang Tough Amid Soft Consumer Spending at Investor's Business Daily
03:00PM  Will L Brands (LB) Strategic Initiatives Bring Rewards? Zacks
06:38AM  Conns Slumps: CONN Plunges 30.9% in Session Zacks
Aug-29-14 08:48AM  Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Citi Trends, BJ's Restaurants and Lithia Motors Zacks
Aug-28-14 08:12AM  Consumer Confidence Up: Time to Buy These 3 Retail Stocks Zacks
06:52AM  Titan Machinery (TITN) in Focus: Stock Falls 6.8% Zacks
Aug-26-14 05:25PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrant's Employee Benefit Plans EDGAR Online
Aug-15-14 06:37PM  Look For Stocks In Strong Sectors For Potential Buys at Investor's Business Daily
11:48AM  Stocks Backslide Into Losses; Jazz Pharma, Kinder Morgan Rise at Investor's Business Daily
Aug-14-14 08:35AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Cisco Systems, IBM, Lithia Motors, Constellation Brands and Barrett Business Services Zacks
Aug-13-14 04:40PM  Penske Automotive Unveils Truck Rental Service in Australia Zacks
Aug-12-14 07:31AM  [video] European Markets Drift as Germany Reports Business Confidence Wanes at TheStreet
Aug-08-14 12:34PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Aug-07-14 06:02PM  Apple, Lithia Motors Test Key Support Areas at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-31-14 08:18AM  Should You Get Rid of Aaron's (AAN) Now? Zacks
01:00AM  Bull of the Day: Lithia Motors (LAD) Zacks
Jul-25-14 12:32PM  5 Best and Worst Cities For Buying a Used Car at TheStreet
Jul-24-14 08:39AM  Lithia Motors Shares Up on Q2 Earnings and Revenue Beat Zacks
07:24AM  Update: Lithia Motors Earnings - Rises To 52-Week High at Seeking Alpha
Jul-23-14 01:22PM  Lithia Motors Earnings Jump On Same-Store Strength at Investor's Business Daily
01:02PM  3 Stocks Improving Performance Of The Specialty Retail Industry at TheStreet
10:51AM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Statemen EDGAR Online
10:44AM  Stocks: Mixed Open, Mixed Trade; Delta, Broadcom, Biogen Buck Up at Investor's Business Daily
09:59AM  Watch Out: Barbarians At The Gate For Lithia Motors (LAD) at TheStreet
07:28AM  Lithia Motors Reports Adjusted EPS of $1.34 for the Second Quarter of 2014, an Increase of 28% Over the Prior Year Business Wire
07:07AM  Q2 2014 Lithia Motors, Inc. Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Jul-21-14 03:53PM  [video] Rick Perry to Deploy Troops at Mexican Border, and More at MarketWatch
Jul-17-14 11:52AM  Stocks Slide To Fresh Session Lows; AutoNation Gets Hit at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-11-14 06:50PM  Inside The IBD 50: Leaders Show Mixed Action at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-08-14 01:28PM  Stocks Ease Off Lows; King Digital Turns Tail at Investor's Business Daily
Jul-07-14 02:51PM  LITHIA MOTORS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
02:16PM  Lithia Schedules Release of Second Quarter 2014 Results Marketwired
Jul-01-14 09:46AM  Trade-Ideas: Lithia Motors (LAD) Is Today's New Lifetime High Stock at TheStreet
Jun-20-14 10:46AM  CarMax Earnings, Sales Growth Hit The Gas at Investor's Business Daily
Jun-18-14 09:26AM  Will This Price Target Increase Help Lithia Motors (LAD) Stock Today? at TheStreet
Lithia Motors, Inc. operates as an automotive franchisee and retailer of new and used vehicles in the United States. The company sells new and used vehicles, and replacement parts; provides vehicle maintenance, warranty, paint, and repair services; and offers related financing, service contracts, vehicle protection products, and credit insurance services. As of February 21, 2014, the company offered 28 brands of new vehicles and various brands of used vehicles in 96 stores, as well as online at Lithia Motors, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is based in Medford, Oregon.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Roberts Kenneth EDirectorDec 16Sale83.053,000249,150144,387Dec 17 04:33 PM
YOUNG WILLIAM JDirectorDec 08Option Exercise7.871,0007,87014,284Dec 09 05:17 PM
YOUNG WILLIAM JDirectorDec 08Sale79.191,00079,18913,284Dec 09 05:17 PM
Cain Susan ODirectorDec 08Sale79.221,00079,21912,031Dec 09 05:17 PM
YOUNG WILLIAM JDirectorMay 01Sale75.311,353101,88913,284May 02 04:05 PM
Roberts Kenneth EDirectorApr 29Sale72.911,00072,907147,387Apr 30 05:01 PM
DEBOER SIDNEY BExecutive ChairmanMar 13Sale64.8518,2061,180,7410Mar 14 05:07 PM
GRAY R BRADFORDExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 26Option Exercise9.3811,400106,87535,916Feb 26 05:42 PM
GRAY R BRADFORDExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 26Sale62.1611,400708,65424,516Feb 26 05:42 PM
GRAY R BRADFORDExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 25Option Exercise9.382,60024,37527,116Feb 26 05:42 PM
GRAY R BRADFORDExecutive Vice PresidentFeb 25Sale62.032,600161,27624,516Feb 26 05:42 PM
Cain Susan ODirectorFeb 25Sale61.461,00061,45711,530Feb 25 06:38 PM
Hillier ScottSr. VP of OperationsFeb 24Option Exercise5.3715,00080,55077,540Feb 25 06:39 PM
Holzshu ChrisSr. Vice President & CFOFeb 24Option Exercise5.3710,00053,70067,538Feb 25 06:38 PM
North John FVP Finance, ControllerFeb 24Sale60.003,681220,86016,186Feb 25 06:38 PM
Holzshu ChrisSr. Vice President & CFOFeb 24Sale60.0017,5411,052,46049,997Feb 25 06:38 PM
Hillier ScottSr. VP of OperationsFeb 24Sale60.0015,000900,00062,540Feb 25 06:39 PM
DEBOER BRYAN BChief Executive OfficerFeb 24Sale60.0014,201852,060114,680Feb 25 06:39 PM