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AutoNation, Inc. (AN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

AutoNation, Inc. (AN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis

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The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

AutoNation, Inc (AutoNation) is an automobile retail company, which owns and operates a network of automobile franchisees across the US. The company manages a retail network of stores mainly in the major metropolitan markets in the Sunbelt region (Southeast and Southwest US). It commercializes new and used cars of various brands including Ford, Toyota, Nissan, General Motors, FCA US, Honda, Volkswagen (including Audi and Porsche), Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Chrysler, for a few. AutoNation also offers automotive products and services including new and used vehicles, parts and automotive repair and maintenance services, and automotive finance and insurance products. The company also carries out collision business and third party finance services. AutoNation is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the US.

AutoNation, Inc. Key Recent Developments

Aug 01,2018: AutoNation releases Q2 2018 results
May 02,2018: AutoNation announces Q1 2018 net income
Apr 20,2018: Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano Elected to AutoNation''s Board of Directors
Mar 09,2018: AutoNation receives Marketing Automotive Award
Dec 01,2017: AutoNation to host Florida hiring event

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Section 1 - About the Company
AutoNation, Inc. - Key Facts
AutoNation, Inc. - Key Employees
AutoNation, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
AutoNation, Inc. - Major Products and Services
AutoNation, Inc. - History
AutoNation, Inc. - Company Statement
AutoNation, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
AutoNation, Inc. - Business Description
Business Segment: Corporate and Other
Business Segment: Domestic
Key Stats
Business Segment: Import
Key Stats
Business Segment: Premium Luxury
Key Stats
AutoNation, Inc. - Corporate Strategy
AutoNation, Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
AutoNation, Inc. - Strengths
AutoNation, Inc. - Weaknesses
AutoNation, Inc. - Opportunities
AutoNation, Inc. - Threats
AutoNation, Inc. - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Apr 20, 2018: Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano Elected to AutoNation''s Board of Directors
Nov 02, 2017: AutoNation reports Q3 2017 results
Aug 02, 2017: AutoNation reports Q2 2017 results
May 31, 2017: AutoNation names new executive vice president of sales and COO
May 31, 2017: AutoNation names Lance Iserman executive vice president of sales and chief operating officer
May 15, 2017: AutoNation announces resignation of William Bill Berman, president and COO
Apr 26, 2017: AutoNation reports Q1 2017 results
Apr 20, 2017: AutoNation appoints C. Coleman Edmunds as executive vice president and general counsel
Mar 07, 2017: AutoNation announces retirement of Jon Ferrando, executive vice president - general counsel, corporate development and human resources
Feb 03, 2017: AutoNation Q4 net income increases
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
AutoNation, Inc., Key Facts
AutoNation, Inc., Key Employees
AutoNation, Inc., Key Employee Biographies
AutoNation, Inc., Major Products and Services
AutoNation, Inc., History
AutoNation, Inc., Subsidiaries
AutoNation, Inc., Key Competitors
AutoNation, Inc., Ratios based on current share price
AutoNation, Inc., Annual Ratios
AutoNation, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
AutoNation, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
AutoNation, Inc., Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
AutoNation, Inc., Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
AutoNation, Inc., Ratio Charts

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