Carmax Inc (KMX) Performance and Fundamentals Dashboard tells a completely different story

With 1.8 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 2.08 million shares. During the session, the Auto & Truck Dealerships company that operates in wider Consumer Cyclical sector, reached to the highest price of $76.645 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $74.165. The 52-week range on KMX shows that it touched its highest point at $88.22 and its lowest point at $59.66 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $77.56. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.71.

Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of KMX was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 5.70%, but this was up by 6.52% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 2.19% while six-month performance rose 16.92%. The stock gained 3.70% in the past year, while it has lost -3.11% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for KMX yields 3.02 with Next year EPS estimates of 3.81. For the next quarter, that number is 0.98. This implies an EPS growth rate of 1.45% for this year and 24.31% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 16.50% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of -8.81%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 157.61 million KMX shares are outstanding with a float of 156.62 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 19.69 million, which was 1252.0000000000002 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Mr. William D. Nash as the firm’s President, CEO & Director, Mr. Enrique N. Mayor-Mora serves as its Executive VP & CFO.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 1.10644 of KMX’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2024-02-29, KMX reported revenue of $5626603000.0 and operating income of -$148478000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $337731000.0 and diluted EPS was $0.32.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for KMX since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential.