KAR Auction Services, Inc.

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KAR

Price:

$17.88

Market Cap:

$1.94B

KAR Auction Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides 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 segm...[Read more]

Industry

Auto - Dealerships

IPO Date

2009-12-11

Stock Exchange

NYSE

Ticker

KAR

The PE Ratio as of July 2024 (TTM) for KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) is -9.99

According to KAR Auction Services, Inc.’s latest financial reports and current stock price. The company's current PE Ratio is -9.99. This represents a change of -148.14% compared to the average of 20.75 of the last 4 quarters.

KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) Historical PE Ratio (quarterly & annually)

How has KAR PE Ratio performed in the past?

The mean historical PE Ratio of KAR Auction Services, Inc. over the last ten years is 495.96. The current -9.99 PE Ratio has changed -301.43% with respect to the historical average. Over the past ten years (40 quarters), KAR's PE Ratio was at its highest in in the September 2022 quarter at 640.04. The PE Ratio was at its lowest in in the September 2021 quarter at -488.83.

Quarterly (TTM)
Annual

Average

495.96

Median

10.40

Minimum

-10.49

Maximum

4.81K

KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) PE Ratio by Quarter and Year

Discovering the peaks and valleys of KAR Auction Services, Inc. PE Ratio, unveiling quarterly and yearly fluctuations to gain insights into the company’s financial performance and market dynamics, offering valuable data for investors and analysts alike.

Maximum Annual Increase = 15.41%

Maximum Annual PE Ratio = 4.81K

Minimum Annual Increase = -119.76%

Minimum Annual PE Ratio = -10.49

Quarterly (TTM)
Annual
YearPE RatioChange
2023-10.49-119.76%
202253.0783.68%
202128.89-99.40%
20204.81K15.41%
201931.03319.24%
20187.402.99%
20177.19-27.82%
20169.968.70%
20159.16-15.48%
201410.84-52.51%

KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) Average PE Ratio

How has KAR PE Ratio performed in the past?

The current PE Ratio of KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) is less than than its 3-year, less than than its 5-year, and less than than its 10-year historical averages

3-year avg

23.82

5-year avg

983.01

10-year avg

495.96

KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) PE Ratio vs. Peers

How is KAR’s PE Ratio compared to its peers?

KAR Auction Services, Inc.’s PE Ratio is less than CarGurus, Inc. (65.71), greater than Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (-51.41), less than Driven Brands Holdings Inc. (-2.75), less than Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (6.83), less than Rush Enterprises, Inc. (11.30), less than Sonic Automotive, Inc. (11.25), less than Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (8.78), greater than Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (-51.41), less than Cars.com Inc. (11.84), less than Rush Enterprises, Inc. (11.30), less than Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (10.74), less than Lithia Motors, Inc. (7.46), less than AutoNation, Inc. (7.91),

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