Auto Trader (UK) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1977

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 1,233


  • Stock Symbol
  • AUTO

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Share Price
  • $10.41
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Auto Trader (UK) General Information


Auto Trader Group PLC is a digital automotive marketplace based in the UK, which provides trading channels for a range of vehicles such as cars, trucks, vans, bikes, and farm machinery, as well as relevant services such as car insurance, loans, valuations, and vehicle check services. The company generates revenue from three streams; Trade revenue from retailers and home traders advertising vehicles and using Auto Trader's products, which represent the majority of the company's income; the Consumer services revenue stems from private sellers placing advertisements and from the company's partners who provide services to consumers; and the Display advertising revenue is earned from manufacturers or their advertising agencies, which advertise their brand or services on the marketplace.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Trader Media Investments
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 1 Tony Wilson Place
  • Manchester M15 4FN
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 0345 000 0000

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Auto Trader (UK) Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$10.41 $10.39 $7.22 - $10.78 $9.3B 894M 3.78M $0.35

Auto Trader (UK) Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2024 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Mar-2023 FY 2022 31-Mar-2022
EV 8,017,077 8,017,077 7,080,977 7,841,275
Revenue 717,328 717,328 602,237 590,999
EBITDA 460,377 460,377 373,599 423,137
Net Income 322,791 322,791 281,614 334,221
Total Assets 830,724 830,724 820,762 713,150
Total Debt 43,682 43,682 85,086 12,479
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Auto Trader (UK) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Auto Trader (UK) Comparisons

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Auto Trader (UK) Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
OPENLANE (Media and Information Services (B2B)) Formerly PE-Backed Carmel, IN 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00 Corporate Backed or Acquired Richmond, Australia 0000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
Cox Automotive Corporation Atlanta, GA 00000
Manheim Corporate Backed or Acquired Atlanta, GA 00000 000000&0
AutoWeb Formerly VC-backed Walnut Creek, CA 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
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Auto Trader (UK) Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat
Nathan Coe Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Jamie Warner Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member
Sean Glithero Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member
Catherine Faiers Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Board Member
Jon Davies New Car Director
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Auto Trader (UK) Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
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Auto Trader (UK) Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Auto Trader (UK) Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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Blue Owl Network Ltd (AutoConvert in Manchester, England) 31-Jul-2020 000000000 0000 Buildings and Property 000000 00
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Automotive Joint Venture (Auto Trader Group/Cox Automotive UK) 01-Jan-2019 00000 0000 00000 Automotive 000000 00
Motor Trade Delivery 25-Apr-2017 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) 000000 00
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Auto Trader (UK) Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Vanarama Road Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom 0000
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Auto Trader (UK) ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

18.06 | Low Risk

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Auto Trader (UK) FAQs

  • When was Auto Trader (UK) founded?

    Auto Trader (UK) was founded in 1977.

  • Who is the CEO of Auto Trader (UK)?

    Nathan Coe is the CEO of Auto Trader (UK).

  • Where is Auto Trader (UK) headquartered?

    Auto Trader (UK) is headquartered in Manchester, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Auto Trader (UK)?

    Auto Trader (UK) has 1,233 total employees.

  • What industry is Auto Trader (UK) in?

    Auto Trader (UK)’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is Auto Trader (UK) a private or public company?

    Auto Trader (UK) is a Public company.

  • What is Auto Trader (UK)’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Auto Trader (UK) is AUTO.

  • What is the current stock price of Auto Trader (UK)?

    As of 24-Jul-2024 the stock price of Auto Trader (UK) is $10.41.

  • What is the current market cap of Auto Trader (UK)?

    The current market capitalization of Auto Trader (UK) is $9.3B.

  • What is Auto Trader (UK)’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Auto Trader (UK) is $717M.

  • Who are Auto Trader (UK)’s competitors?

    OPENLANE (Media and Information Services (B2B)),, Cox Automotive, Manheim, and AutoWeb are some of the 7 competitors of Auto Trader (UK).

  • What is Auto Trader (UK)’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Auto Trader (UK)’s EPS for 12 months was $0.35.

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