Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD): Price and Financial Metrics

Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD): $247.22

12.05 (+5.12%)

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LAD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $247.22 52-week high $314.83
Prev. close $235.17 52-week low $180.00
Day low $238.51 Volume 184,996
Day high $250.25 Avg. volume 333,594
50-day MA $223.02 Dividend yield 0.81%
200-day MA $230.84 Market Cap 6.81B

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  • Value is the dimension where LAD ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 80.46% of US stocks.
  • LAD's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • LAD's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 20.37% of US stocks).

LAD Stock Summary

  • LITHIA MOTORS INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 91.31% of US listed stocks.
  • LAD's price/sales ratio is 0.23; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 7.26% of US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for LAD comes in at -34.84% -- higher than that of only 13.47% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LAD, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are VFC, GPI, ABG, LAZY, and UNVR.
  • LAD's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LITHIA MOTORS INC's official web site, go to

LAD Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, LAD's price/earnings ratio is 58.96% lower, now standing at 5.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, LAD's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LAD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LAD 2023-05-19 0.2 1.1 5.5 8.5
LAD 2023-05-18 0.2 1.2 5.5 8.5
LAD 2023-05-17 0.2 1.1 5.3 8.4
LAD 2023-05-16 0.2 1.1 5.1 8.3
LAD 2023-05-15 0.2 1.1 5.2 8.3
LAD 2023-05-12 0.2 1.1 5.1 8.2

LAD Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 109.75%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 44.74%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 71.81%.
LAD's revenue has moved up $16,636,601,000 over the prior 52 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 28,187.8 -610.1 1,251
2022-09-30 27,550.6 -709.5 1,294.2
2022-06-30 26,424.7 270.6 1,272.5
2022-03-31 25,194 1,327.1 1,246.1
2021-12-31 22,831.7 1,797.2 1,060.1
2021-09-30 20,464 1,730.8 956.6

LAD's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LAD has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 39.29% of graded US stocks.
  • LAD's asset turnover comes in at 2.246 -- ranking 33rd of 165 Retail stocks.
  • ABG, PAG, and BOOT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LAD.

The table below shows LAD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 2.246 0.179 0.150
2021-06-30 2.195 0.175 0.142
2021-03-31 2.088 0.169 0.122
2020-12-31 2.031 0.170 0.110
2020-09-30 2.072 0.167 0.094
2020-06-30 2.082 0.159 0.083

LAD Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LAD, see our LAD 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 $474.33 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD) Company Bio

Lithia Motors operates as an automotive franchisee and retailer of new and used vehicles in the United States. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Medford, Oregon.

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LAD Price Returns

1-mo 13.90%
3-mo -5.22%
6-mo 8.35%
1-year -17.81%
3-year 95.71%
5-year 163.72%
YTD 21.22%
2022 -30.49%
2021 1.84%
2020 100.73%
2019 94.57%
2018 -31.96%

LAD Dividends

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