KAR Global Overview

  • Founded
  • 1989
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 15,300
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • KAR
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 29
  • Share Price
  • $18.22
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

KAR Global General Information

Description

KAR Auction Services Inc offers a total package for wholesale-used car transactions, from salvage and used-car auctions to a broad range of financial and logistical support. The services comprise financing, repossessions, repairs, transportation, warranty, and inventory services. Kar has three business units in the United States and Canada: Adesa, Insurance Auto Auctions, and Automotive Finance. Adesa operates used-vehicle auctions and offers complete online services for all parties involved. Insurance Auto Auctions is a salvage-auto auction company serving the total-loss needs of insurance companies, lease companies, and rental companies. Automotive Finance provides inventory financing and business services, mainly to independent used-vehicle dealers.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
KAR Holdings
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Automotive
Specialized Finance
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 11299 North Illinois Street
  • Carmel, IN 46032
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000
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KAR Global Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$18.22 $18.45 $9.41 - $24.13 $2.35B 129M 1.76M $0.19

KAR Global Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Sep-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018 FY 2017 31-Dec-2017
EV 4,387,576 5,976,874 10,009,576 10,347,230
Revenue 2,329,400 2,781,900 2,442,800 2,238,800
EBITDA 379,200 508,300 515,500 493,100
Net Income 37,400 188,500 328,000 362,000
Total Assets 6,909,900 6,581,200 7,206,200 6,984,300
Total Debt 3,330,800 3,709,600 4,112,700 4,038,200
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KAR Global Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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KAR Global Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Media and Information Services (B2B)
Carmel, IN
15,300 As of 2019
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KAR Global Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
America's Auto Auction Private Equity-Backed Dallas, TX 000 00000 000000000 00000
000000 0000 0000 Private Equity-Backed Irvine, CA 00 000000000000
0000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Atlanta, GA 00000 000000&0
000000 Corporation Dallas, TX 0000 00000 000000000 00 00000
00000 0000000 Private Equity-Backed Chelmsford, United Kingdom 000 000000000000
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KAR Global Executive Team (23)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Peter Kelly President
James Hallett Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
John Hammer Chief Commercial Officer
Eric Loughmiller Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jonathan Holland Managing Director, ADESA UK
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KAR Global Board Members (25)

Name Representing Role Since
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00000 00000 KAR Global Board Member 000 0000
00000 0000000 KAR Global Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
0000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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KAR Global Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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KAR Global Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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KAR Global Investments & Acquisitions (29)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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0000000 22-Oct-2020 0000 00000 Automotive
00000000 00000000 31-Jul-2019 000000000000000000 000.00 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 0000 0000
00000 000000 31-Jan-2019 000000000000000000 00000 Social/Platform Software 00000 0000000
Dent-ology 25-Jan-2019 Merger/Acquisition Automotive
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KAR Global Subsidiaries (14)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
BacklotCars Automotive Kansas City, MO 2014
0000000 Application Software San Francisco, CA 0000
000000 (0000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Chicago, IL 0000
0000000000 Other Commercial Services San Diego, CA 0000
00000000 Business/Productivity Software Toronto, Canada 0000
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KAR Global Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
000000000 00000000 01-Jun-2013 000000000000000000 000.00 Completed
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