CarMax Inc (KMX): Price and Financial Metrics

CarMax Inc (KMX): $133.95

-1.02 (-0.76%)

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  • Momentum is the dimension where KMX ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 87.93% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for KMX is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • KMX ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 15th percentile.

KMX Stock Summary

  • Carmax Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 92.67% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Carmax Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 99.42% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Carmax Inc is higher than it is for about 92.69% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to KMX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are IPG, CE, LDOS, DRI, and FLEX.
  • KMX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Carmax Inc's official web site, go to

KMX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, KMX's price/sales ratio is 70.97% lower, now standing at 0.9.
  • KMX's price/earnings ratio has moved down 22.9 over the prior 243 months.
  • KMX's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KMX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KMX 2018-07-26 0.8 3.9 19.3 23.7
KMX 2015-02-17 1.0 4.5 25.6 24.6
KMX 2010-04-30 0.7 2.8 19.5 12.3
KMX 2009-12-21 0.8 3.1 36.2 22.7
KMX 2008-12-19 0.2 1.0 16.9 11.5
KMX 2006-04-27 0.6 4.1 27.1 16.8

KMX Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 209.46%.
  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 61.61%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 30.74%.
Over the past 52 months, KMX's revenue has gone up $7,543,848,000.

The table below shows KMX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 23,418.97 -693.682 1,178.697
2021-03-31 18,950.15 667.76 746.919
2020-12-31 18,748.38 749.686 751.908
2020-09-30 18,353.47 778.626 689.764
2020-06-30 18,182.45 969.752 626.667
2020-03-31 20,319.99 -236.606 888.433

KMX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KMX, see our KMX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $144.30 Average Broker Recommendation 1.4 (Strong Buy)

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KMX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $133.95 52-week high $138.77
Prev. close $134.97 52-week low $84.70
Day low $133.27 Volume 616,700
Day high $136.45 Avg. volume 1,204,825
50-day MA $124.39 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $115.85 Market Cap 21.83B

CarMax Inc (KMX) Company Bio

CarMax Inc. purchase, recondition, and sell used vehicles in its superstores and franchises throughout the United States. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Carmel, Indiana.

KMX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$133.95$5.39 -95%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Carmax Inc. To summarize, we found that Carmax Inc ranked in the 8th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Carmax Inc, consider:

  • In the past 0.8 years, Carmax Inc has a compound free cash flow growth rate of -0.28%; that's better than only 4.68% of cash flow producing equities in the Consumer Cyclical sector, where it is classified.
  • Carmax Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than only 2.16% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • KMX's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than only 2.16% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

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Latest KMX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Carmax Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KMX as an investment opportunity.

CarMax (KMX) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

CarMax (KMX) closed at $133.95 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.76% move from the prior day.

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

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ARCB, JBL, MAN, and KMX made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) growth stocks list on July 29, 2021.

Yahoo | July 29, 2021

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CarMax Resets And Revs Up Buy Point After 1,043% Growth

As rival AutoNation zooms past its own buy point, CarMax is chasing a breakout after driving 1,043% EPS growth.

Investor''s Business Daily | July 28, 2021

Investors Met With Slowing Returns on Capital At CarMax (NYSE:KMX)

What are the early trends we should look for to identify a stock that could multiply in value over the long term? In a...

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

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KMX Price Returns

1-mo 0.10%
3-mo -2.18%
6-mo 8.87%
1-year 38.14%
3-year 82.74%
5-year 141.05%
YTD 41.81%
2020 7.74%
2019 39.76%
2018 -2.18%
2017 -0.40%
2016 19.31%

Continue Researching KMX

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Carmax Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

Carmax Inc (KMX) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Carmax Inc (KMX) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Carmax Inc (KMX) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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