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Auto Trader Group

Current Price 368.70p Bid 368.60p Ask 368.80p Change 0.66%
Last Updated: 18/02/2018 02:45. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Auto Trader Group plc is the UK and Ireland's largest digital automotive marketplace. Auto Trader sits at the heart of the UK's vehicle buying process and its primary activity is to help vehicle retailers compete effectively on the marketplace in order to sell more vehicles, faster. Auto Trader listed on the London Stock Exchange in March 2015 and is a member of the FTSE 250 Index. The marketplace brings together the largest and most engaged consumer audience. Auto Trader has over 90% prompted brand awareness and attracts 55 million monthly cross platform visits each month, with over 70% of visits coming through mobile devices. The marketplace also has the largest pool of vehicle sellers (listing around 450,000 cars each day). Around 80% of UK automotive retailers advertise on autotrader.co.uk.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/03/2017

Turnover
£311.40m
Operating Profit
£203.10m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
5.20
Dividend Cover
2.90
P/E Ratio
23.21

Key Personnel

Trevor Nigel Mather
Chief Executive
Nathan James Coe
Chief Financial Officer
Edmund Warren Williams
Non-Executive Chairman
Jill Easterbrook
Non-Executive Director
David Wilson Keens
Non-Executive Director
Jenifer Mary Mundy
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
AUTO
ISIN
GB00BVYVFW23
Shares in Issue
954,827,680
Market cap
£3,466.02m

Analyst Views (11)

Strong Buy
 
54.55%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
27.27%
Sell
 
18.18%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
368.80p
Bid Price
368.60p
Ask Price
368.80p
Volume
2913184
Change Today
2.40p
% Change Today
0.66%
Open
368.10p
Previous Close
368.80p
Intraday High
370.30p
Intraday Low
365.80p
52 Week High
445.00p
52 Week Low
313.00p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Auto Trader Group Intra-day Chart

Auto Trader Group News

News in this section is provided by MoneyAM

Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 29 Jan 2018 | 14:00 Broker Forecast - Goldman Sachs issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 23 Jan 2018 | 14:10 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 19 Dec 2017 | 09:50 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 04 Dec 2017 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 30 Nov 2017 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - Jefferies International issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 27 Nov 2017 | 09:40 Broker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 23 Nov 2017 | 10:20 Angus Energy notes update on Holmwood prospect 21 Nov 2017 | 09:42 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 17 Nov 2017 | 10:20 FTSE 100 dips after weak Wall Street trading 09 Nov 2017 | 08:37 Auto Trader revenues and profits rise 09 Nov 2017 | 07:47 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 24 Oct 2017 | 15:40 Resolutions passed at AGM of Auto Trader 21 Sep 2017 | 14:14 Broker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 01 Sep 2017 | 12:00 Auto Trader schedules AGM 27 Jun 2017 | 14:04 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 21 Jun 2017 | 09:00 Slump in consumer stocks pushes FTSE lower 08 Jun 2017 | 16:52 FTSE steady as UK voters head to the polls 08 Jun 2017 | 12:00 Auto Trader pre-tax profits up 23% 08 Jun 2017 | 07:17 FLASH: Auto Trader revenues up 08 Jun 2017 | 07:02 AutoTrader upgraded by Barclays 01 Jun 2017 | 15:32 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 01 Jun 2017 | 10:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 17 May 2017 | 08:10 Broker Forecast - Deutsche Bank issues a broker note on Auto Trader Group Plc 31 Mar 2017 | 10:10

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Tangible Assets
6.7
7.4
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
320.4
323.4
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
4.7
4.3
Total Non-Current Assets
331.8
335.1
Inventory
0.0
0.0
Trade & Receivables
50.7
51.7
Cash & Receivables
8.0
10.4
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.0
0.3
Total Assets
390.5
397.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Short Term Liabilities
52.8
52.0
Long Term Liabilities
359.1
397.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
411.9
449.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Net Assets
-21.4
-51.5

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Share Capital
9.8
10.0
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
1,015.9
970.9
Share Premium Account
0.0
0.0
Other Equity
-1,047.1
-1,032.4
Total Equity
-21.4
-51.5

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Cashflow from Operating Activities
178.1
164.1
Cashflow Before Financing
174.4
161.2
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-2.4
-11.7

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Mar 2017
27 Mar 2016
Turnover
311.4
281.6
Cost of Sales
0.0
0.0
Gross Profit
0.0
0.0
Operating Profit
203.1
169.6
Pre-Tax Profit
193.4
155.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
154.7
126.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
04 Jan 2018
26 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
31 Aug 2017
29 Sep 2017
H1 Dividend
05 Jan 2017
27 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
01 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
H1 Dividend
07 Jan 2016
29 Jan 2016
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