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

Lithia Motors, Inc. (LAD): $345.20

4.27 (+1.25%)

POWR Rating

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  • LAD scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 85.86% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LAD is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 48 weeks.
  • LAD ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 22nd percentile.

LAD Stock Summary

  • Lithia Motors Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 90.5% of US listed stocks.
  • LAD's price/sales ratio is 0.58; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 11.9% of US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for LAD comes in at -28.18% -- higher than that of only 9.73% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LAD, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AN, ARW, UAA, ABG, and GPI.
  • 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 EV/EBIT ratio is 32.34% lower, now standing at 11.3.
  • Over the past 243 months, LAD's price/earnings ratio has gone up 2.
  • Over the past 243 months, LAD's price/earnings ratio has gone up 2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LAD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LAD 2021-08-27 0.6 2.4 12.5 11.3
LAD 2021-08-26 0.6 2.4 12.5 11.3
LAD 2021-08-25 0.6 2.4 12.8 11.5
LAD 2021-08-24 0.6 2.4 12.8 11.5
LAD 2021-08-23 0.6 2.4 12.6 11.3
LAD 2021-08-20 0.6 2.4 12.3 11.2

LAD Growth Metrics

  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 20.14%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 998.12%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 200.88%.
LAD's revenue has moved up $8,983,003,000 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
2021-06-30 17,914.4 1,015.7 807.5
2021-03-31 14,663.6 916.9 580.3
2020-12-31 13,124.3 542.2 470.3
2020-09-30 12,451.5 846.6 350.7
2020-06-30 12,163.7 1,045.1 277.1
2020-03-31 12,626.8 544 261.3

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 27.91% of graded US stocks.
  • LAD's asset turnover comes in at 2.195 -- ranking 37th of 164 Retail stocks.
  • ABG, BBBY, and M 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
2021-06-30 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
2020-03-31 2.139 0.156 0.079

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)

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LAD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $345.20 52-week high $417.98
Prev. close $340.93 52-week low $215.21
Day low $334.54 Volume 359,900
Day high $346.52 Avg. volume 364,722
50-day MA $348.17 Dividend yield 0.41%
200-day MA $350.87 Market Cap 10.44B

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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Latest LAD News From Around the Web

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

Lithia & Driveway Team With City Of Medford To Support Local Sports Park

The city of Medford and Lithia & Driveway (NYSE: LAD) announced today they are joining forces in a five-year partnership for naming-rights opportunities for the multi-sports complex currently known as U.S. Cellular Community Park.

Yahoo | September 25, 2021

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Yahoo | September 24, 2021 featured highlights include: Lithia Motors, Jones Lang LaSalle, Deere, Watts Water Technologies and Microchip Technology featured highlights include: Lithia Motors, Jones Lang LaSalle, Deere, Watts Water Technologies and Microchip Technology

Yahoo | September 24, 2021

Lithia Motors Stock Earns An IBD Composite Rating Upgrade

On Thursday, Lithia Motors got an upgrade for its IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating from 93 to 96. The new rating shows the stock is outpacing 96% of all stocks when it comes to the most important stock-picking criteria. The best stocks tend to have a 95 or better grade as they start a significant move so be sure to keep that in mind when looking for the best stocks to buy and watch.

Yahoo | September 23, 2021

Can Lithia Motors (LAD) Stock Continue to Grow Earnings?

If you are looking for a fast-growing stock that is still seeing plenty of opportunities on the horizon, make sure to consider Lithia Motors (LAD).

Yahoo | September 23, 2021

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LAD Price Returns

1-mo 3.20%
3-mo 2.59%
6-mo -11.34%
1-year 58.81%
3-year 333.20%
5-year 297.94%
YTD 18.26%
2020 100.73%
2019 94.57%
2018 -31.96%
2017 18.56%
2016 -8.20%

LAD Dividends

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Continue Researching LAD

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Lithia Motors Inc (LAD) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Lithia Motors Inc (LAD) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Lithia Motors Inc (LAD) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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