AutoNation Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1980

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 25,300


  • Stock Symbol
  • AN

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 74

  • Share Price
  • $172.03
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

AutoNation General Information


AutoNation is the second largest automotive dealer in the United States, with 2023 revenue of about $27 billion and over 250 dealerships, plus 53 collision centers. The firm also has 23 AutoNation USA used-vehicle stores, a captive lender, four auction sites, and three parts distributors all across 21 states primarily in Sunbelt metropolitan areas. New-vehicle sales account for nearly half of revenue; the company also sells used vehicles, parts, and repair services as well as auto financing. The company (formerly Republic Industries) spun off its waste management unit (Republic Services) in 1999 and its car rental businesses (ANC Rental) in 2000. Wayne Huizenga founded the company in the 1990s to bring the rollup acquisition strategy to auto retailing, which has proved to be a smart move.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Republic Industries, Republic Waste Industries, Republic Waste Industries Inc, Republic Industries, Inc.
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 200 South West 1st Avenue
  • Suite 1500
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
  • United States
+1 (954) 000-0000

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AutoNation Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$172.03 $172.29 $123.81 - $182.81 $6.93B 41.7M 418K $21.30

AutoNation Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 14,875,632 13,664,324 10,327,813 11,776,732
Revenue 27,035,900 26,948,900 26,985,000 25,844,000
EBITDA 1,801,100 1,896,800 2,210,100 2,120,400
Net Income 922,500 1,021,100 1,377,400 1,373,000
Total Assets 12,041,300 11,980,000 10,059,700 8,943,600
Total Debt 7,873,400 8,034,300 6,379,300 4,953,900
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AutoNation Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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AutoNation Comparisons

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AutoNation Competitors (11)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Lithia Motors Corporation Medford, OR 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
America's Car-mart Corporation Rogers, AR 0000 00000000
Sonic Automotive Formerly VC-backed Charlotte, NC 00000 00.000 000000000 - 00.000
CarMax Enterprise Services Corporation Richmond, VA 00000 00000000
China Auto Logistics Corporation Tianjin Province, China 00
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AutoNation Executive Team (38)

Name Title Board Seat
Michael Manley Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Kevin Callahan Market President
Thomas Szlosek Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Gianluca Camplone Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Executive Vice President
Jeff Parent Chief Operating Officer, Operations
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AutoNation Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
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0000000000 0000000 AutoNation Board Member 000 0000
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0000000 000000 AutoNation Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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AutoNation 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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AutoNation Investments & Acquisitions (74)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
AutoNation Volkswagen Savannah 28-Dec-2023 0000000000 Specialty Retail
Aston Martin Summit 17-Aug-2023 0000000000 Automotive
Bob Baker Enterprises 05-Jun-2023 0000000000 Automotive
AutoNation (Hyundai Dealership in Santa Clarita, California) 31-Jan-2023 000000000 Buildings and Property
AutoNation Mobile Service 26-Jan-2023 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Automotive 0000000 0
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AutoNation Subsidiaries (29)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Maitland Luxury Imports Specialty Retail Fort Lauderdale, FL 2019
AutoNation Mobile Service Automotive Fort Lauderdale, FL 0000
Delray Luxury Imports Specialty Retail Fort Lauderdale, FL 0000
Auto Company Xxviii Specialty Retail Fort Lauderdale, FL 0000
An F. Imports of North Denver Specialty Retail Northglenn, CO 0000
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AutoNation ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

12.8 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability












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Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


Covered Companies

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AutoNation Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Vroom 11-Dec-2018 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Jaguar Fort Lauderdale 19-May-2017 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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DARCARS BMW Of Mt. Kisco 18-Aug-2016 000000000000000000 Completed
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McKinney Volkswagen 21-Dec-2012 000000000000000000 Completed
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Al Maroone Ford 12-Jan-1997 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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AutoNation FAQs

  • When was AutoNation founded?

    AutoNation was founded in 1980.

  • Who is the founder of AutoNation?

    H. Wayne Huizenga Jr. is the founder of AutoNation.

  • Who is the CEO of AutoNation?

    Michael Manley is the CEO of AutoNation.

  • Where is AutoNation headquartered?

    AutoNation is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

  • What is the size of AutoNation?

    AutoNation has 25,300 total employees.

  • What industry is AutoNation in?

    AutoNation’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is AutoNation a private or public company?

    AutoNation is a Public company.

  • What is AutoNation’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for AutoNation is AN.

  • What is the current stock price of AutoNation?

    As of 24-Jul-2024 the stock price of AutoNation is $172.03.

  • What is the current market cap of AutoNation?

    The current market capitalization of AutoNation is $6.93B.

  • What is AutoNation’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for AutoNation is $27B.

  • Who are AutoNation’s competitors?

    Lithia Motors, America's Car-mart, Sonic Automotive, CarMax Enterprise Services, and China Auto Logistics are some of the 11 competitors of AutoNation.

  • What is AutoNation’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    AutoNation’s EPS for 12 months was $21.30.

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