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AutoNation Inc (AN.N)

AN.N on New York Stock Exchange

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6 Dec 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Autonation Names Joseph Lower, Executive Vice President And Chief Financial Officer
Friday, 22 Nov 2019 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::AUTONATION NAMES JOSEPH LOWER, EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.AUTONATION INC - JOSEPH LOWER, HAS BEEN APPOINTED EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CFO, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 13, 2020.  Full Article

Office Depot Chief Financial Officer Joseph Lower To Leave Company In Q1 2020
Friday, 22 Nov 2019 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Office Depot Inc ::OFFICE DEPOT CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER JOSEPH T. LOWER TO LEAVE COMPANY IN Q1 2020.OFFICE DEPOT INC - JOSEPH LOWER LEAVING TO ASSUME ROLE OF CFO AT AUTONATION.OFFICE DEPOT INC - HAS INITIATED SEARCH FOR A NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.  Full Article

Autonation Qtrly Earnings Per Share $1.10
Tuesday, 29 Oct 2019 

Oct 29 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS $1.11; QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.10; QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $5.46 BILLION VERSUS $5.35 BILLION.QTRLY SAME-STORE REVENUE $5.4 BILLION, UP 3%.QTRLY SAME-STORE USED VEHICLE GROSS PROFIT $92 MILLION, UP 3%.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.05, REVENUE VIEW $5.38 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QTRLY NEW VEHICLE GROSS PROFIT $118.9 MILLION, DOWN 5.2%.QTRLY NET GAINS FROM STORE AND PROPERTY DIVESTITURES $4 MILLION AFTER-TAX, OR $0.04/SHARE.  Full Article

Autonation Says Qtrly Adj EPS From Continuing Operations $1.05
Friday, 26 Apr 2019 

April 26 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::AUTONATION - QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS $1.02; QTRLY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS $1.05.AUTONATION - QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.01.AUTONATION - INCURRED RESTRUCTURING-RELATED CHARGES OF ABOUT $0.03 PER SHARE, OR $3 MILLION AFTER-TAX, IN QUARTER.AUTONATION - QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $4.98 BILLION VERSUS $5.26 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.91, REVENUE VIEW $5.21 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.AUTONATION - QTRLY SAME-STORE REVENUE OF $4.9 BILLION, DOWN 5 PERCENT.AUTONATION - QTRLY USED RETAIL VEHICLE UNIT SALES 61,171 UNITS VERSUS 62,210 UNITS.AUTONATION - QTRLY TOTAL RETAIL VEHICLE UNIT SALES 124,684 UNITS VERSUS 136,388 UNITS.AUTONATION - QTRLY TOTAL SAME STORE RETAIL VEHICLE UNIT SALES DOWN 7.4 PERCENT.  Full Article

Autonation Says For 2019, Expect SG&A As A Percentage Of Gross Profit To Improve Compared To 2018 - Conf call
Friday, 22 Feb 2019 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::AUTONATION SAYS EXPECT INDUSTRY NEW VEHICLE UNIT SALES, INCLUDING FLEET, TO BE IN THE HIGH 16 BILLION UNITS FOR 2019 WITH EXPECTATION OF INDUSTRY NEW VEHICLE RETAIL SALES TO BE DOWN ABOUT 5 PERCENT - CONF CALL.AUTONATION SAYS FOR 2019, EXPECT SG&A AS A PERCENTAGE OF GROSS PROFIT TO IMPROVE COMPARED TO 2018, WITH MAJORITY OF IMPROVEMENT OCCURRING LATER IN THE YEAR.AUTONATION SAYS AS PART OF ASSET OPTIMIZATION STRATEGY, CO WILL CONTINUE TO ACTIVELY EVALUATE AND MANAGE STORE AND REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO, LIKELY RESULTING IN FURTHER DIVESTITURES IN 2019.  Full Article

Autonation Appoints Carl Liebert As New CEO
Friday, 22 Feb 2019 

Feb 22 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::AUTONATION INC SAYS TO APPOINT CARL LIEBERT AS NEW CEO & PRESIDENT EFFECTIVE MARCH 11.AUTONATION INC SAYS LIEBERT WAS ALSO NAMED TO CO'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS, EFFECTIVE MARCH 11.AUTONATION INC SAYS LIEBERT CURRENTLY SERVES AS CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF USAA.AUTONATION INC SAYS CO'S BOARD UNANIMOUSLY VOTED, WITH FULL SUPPORT OF CASCADE INVESTMENT & ESL INVESTMENTS, TO APPOINT LIEBERT AS NEW CEO & PRESIDENT.AUTONATION INC SAYS MIKE JACKSON WILL ASSUME ROLE OF EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF BOARD ON MARCH 11.  Full Article

AutoNation Expects CEO Mike Jackson To Transition To Executive Chairman In 2019
Wednesday, 19 Sep 2018 

Sept 19 (Reuters) - AutoNation Inc ::AUTONATION EXTENDS MIKE JACKSON'S CONTRACT.AUTONATION INC - JACKSON EXPECTED TO TRANSITION FROM CHAIRMAN, CEO AND PRESIDENT TO EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN IN 2019.AUTONATION INC - BOARD OF DIRECTORS WILL LEAD A SUCCESSION PROCESS FOR A NEW CEO AND PRESIDENT.AUTONATION INC - AUTONATION EXTENDS MIKE JACKSON'S CONTRACT THROUGH 2021 AS EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN.AUTONATION INC - RETAINED EXECUTIVE SEARCH AND LEADERSHIP ADVISORY FIRM, WHICH WILL CONSIDER BOTH INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL CANDIDATES.  Full Article

Autonation Q4 Earnings Per Share $1.64 From Continuing Operations
Thursday, 1 Feb 2018 

Feb 1 (Reuters) - Autonation Inc ::AUTONATION REPORTS ALL-TIME RECORD QUARTERLY EPS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.64 FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.93 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q4 REVENUE $5.7 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $5.55 BILLION.RECENT TAX REFORM BILL POSITIVELY IMPACTED Q4 2017 NET INCOME FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS BY $41 MILLION, OR $0.45 PER SHARE.RECENT TAX REFORM BILL POSITIVELY IMPACTED Q4 2017 NET INCOME FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS BY $41 MILLION, OR $0.45 PER SHARE.SAME STORE Q4 2017 REVENUE TOTALED $5.6 BILLION COMPARED TO $5.4 BILLION IN YEAR-AGO PERIOD.QTRLY RETAIL NEW VEHICLE UNIT SALES 87,234 UNITS VERSUS 84, 622 UNITS.  Full Article

Autonation To Benefit From Tax Reform Bill
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018 

Jan 16 (Reuters) - Autonation Inc ::AUTONATION TO BENEFIT FROM TAX REFORM BILL.AUTONATION - EXPECTS TAX REFORM BILL TO POSITIVELY IMPACT Q4 NET INCOME FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS BY ABOUT $41 MILLION, OR ABOUT $0.45 PER SHARE.AUTONATION INC - CO ALSO ANTICIPATES A BENEFIT OF APPROXIMATELY $75 MILLION TO $100 MILLION, OR APPROXIMATELY $0.80 TO $1.10 PER SHARE, FOR FULL YEAR 2018​.AUTONATION - TO USE SAVINGS FROM TAX REFORM TO ACCELERATE BRAND EXTENSION STRATEGY, EXPAND "DRIVE PINK" INITIATIVES.  Full Article

UPDATE 2-AutoNation profit beats estimates as used-vehicle sales offset new-auto sales

Oct 29 AutoNation Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as higher demand for used vehicles helped the largest U.S. auto dealership chain offset declines in new vehicle sales.