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Cars.com Inc.

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Volume 6,716

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Previous close

$ 11.84

$ 12.02

Change

+0.18 +1.52%

Day low

Day high

$11.46

$12.41

Open

52 week low

52 week high

$8.23

$25.48

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Company Description

Cars.com, Inc. engages in the provision of automotive products and services through online automotive classifieds. It offers a digital automotive marketplace search engine, which connects buyers and sellers. It also sells online subscription advertising products to car dealerships. The company was f...

Cars.com, Inc. engages in the provision of automotive products and services through online automotive classifieds. It offers a digital automotive marketplace search engine, which connects buyers and sellers. It also sells online subscription advertising products to car dealerships. The company was founded by Mitch Golub, William Swislow, and Alex Vetter in 1998 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Valuation

P/E Current

21.85

P/E Ratio (without extraordinary items)

39.08

Price to Sales Ratio

2.29

Price to Book Ratio

0.90

Price to Cash Flow Ratio

9.27

Enterprise Value to EBITDA

7.14

Enterprise Value to Sales

2.27

Total Debt to Enterprise Value

0.32

Efficiency

Revenue/Employee

472,948.00

Income Per Employee

27,721.00

Receivables Turnover

6.31

Total Asset Turnover

0.26

Liquidity

Current Ratio

1.39

Quick Ratio

1.39

Cash Ratio

0.23

Profitability

Gross Margin

56.86

Operating Margin

13.99

Pretax Margin

8.60

Net Margin

5.86

Return on Assets

1.51

Return on Equity

2.35

Return on Total Capital

4.05

Return on Invested Capital

1.71

Capital Structure

Total Debt to Total Equity

42.54

Total Debt to Total Capital

29.85

Total Debt to Total Assets

26.50

Long-Term Debt to Equity

40.89

Long-Term Debt to Total Capital

28.69

Officers and Executives

Name Age Officer Since Title
Mr. Jandy Tomy - - Chief Financial Officer & Vice President-Treasury
Mr. Fred Lee 45 - Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Dean L. Evans 50 2019 Executive Vice President
Mr. Douglas Miller - 2018 Chief Revenue Officer
Mr. Matthew Gold - 2018 Chief Strategy Officer

Insider Actions

– Purchase – Sale 1 – Number of Transactions
Date Name Shares Transaction Value
12/31/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
6,409   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $12.22 per share. 78,317
12/31/2019 Becky A. Sheehan
Chief Financial Officer
6,672   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $12.22 per share. 81,531
12/31/2019 James Rogers
Chief Legal Officer
2,383   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $12.22 per share. 29,120
09/11/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
11,000   Acquisition at $9.58 per share. 105,380
08/09/2019 Scott Edward Forbes
Director
11,100   Acquisition at $8.98 per share. 99,678
08/09/2019 Donald A. McGovern
Director
10,448   Acquisition at $9.16 per share. 95,703
08/08/2019 Becky A. Sheehan
Chief Financial Officer
5,000   Acquisition at $9.23 per share. 46,150
08/08/2019 Jill A. Greenthal
Director
10,000   Acquisition at $9.59 per share. 95,900
08/08/2019 Bryan Wiener
Director
3,000   Acquisition at $9.56 per share. 28,680
08/07/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
20,000   Acquisition at $10.19 per share. 203,800
08/07/2019 James Rogers
Chief Legal Officer
10,000   Acquisition at $9.99 per share. 99,900
08/07/2019 Greg Revelle
Director
5,000   Acquisition at $10.15 per share. 50,750
08/07/2019 Thomas E. Hale
Director
4,913   Acquisition at $10.11 per share. 49,670
08/07/2019 Michael Joseph Kelly
Director
2,500   Acquisition at $9.94 per share. 24,850
08/01/2019 Douglas Miller
Chief Revenue Officer
441   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $18.87 per share. 8,321
06/09/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
4,258   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $20.6 per share. 87,714
05/18/2019 Scott Edward Forbes
Director
9,895   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Jill A. Greenthal
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Donald A. McGovern
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Greg Revelle
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Thomas E. Hale
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Jerri L. DeVard
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Bryan Wiener
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Michael Joseph Kelly
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
05/18/2019 Bala Subramanian
Director
6,597   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/01/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
5,108   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $24.02 per share. 122,694
03/01/2019 Becky A. Sheehan
Chief Financial Officer
2,508   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $24.02 per share. 60,242
03/01/2019 James Rogers
Chief Legal Officer
967   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $24.02 per share. 23,227
03/01/2019 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
62,448   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/01/2019 Becky A. Sheehan
Chief Financial Officer
21,977   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/01/2019 James Rogers
Chief Legal Officer
9,756   Award at $0 per share. 0
03/01/2019 Douglas Miller
Chief Revenue Officer
17,070   Award at $0 per share. 0
12/31/2018 Alex Vetter
CEO and President; Director
5,065   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $21.5 per share. 108,897
12/31/2018 Becky A. Sheehan
Chief Financial Officer
10,087   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $21.5 per share. 216,870
12/31/2018 James Rogers
Chief Legal Officer
2,383   Derivative/Non-derivative trans. at $21.5 per share. 51,234
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MarketWatch News on CARS

  1. With brokerage fees at $0, will these other costs drop too?

    9:43 a.m. Jan. 8, 2020

    - Grant Easterbrook

  2. Cars.com CFO Sheehan to step down in January

    5:57 p.m. Dec. 16, 2019

    - Wallace Witkowski

  3. Online Car Dealers Are Caught in a New Wave of Worries

    6:25 a.m. Sept. 19, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  4. Mallinckrodt being removed from S&P 400 as market cap shrinks

    4:55 p.m. Sept. 6, 2019

    - Wallace Witkowski

  5. Tivity Health, Fastly, Arcosa and Other 13D Filings

    1:39 p.m. Aug. 13, 2019

    - Barron's Online

  6. Cars.com stock price target cut to $18 from $31 at B. Riley FBR

    8:15 a.m. Aug. 6, 2019

    - Tomi Kilgore

  7. Cars.com board ends strategic review with no actionable bids

    6:33 a.m. Aug. 5, 2019

    - Ciara Linnane

  8. Cars.com to purse strategic plan to drive growth, remains open to all opportunities

    6:34 a.m. Aug. 5, 2019

    - Ciara Linnane

  9. Amazon owns nearly half the public-cloud market

    8:00 p.m. July 30, 2019

    - MarketWatch.com

  10. Cars.com management put on notice by activist hedge fund

    5:41 p.m. Dec. 10, 2018

    - Wallace Witkowski

  11. Cars.com's stock sinks after revenue miss, lowered outlook

    6:51 a.m. Aug. 8, 2018

    - Tomi Kilgore

  12. Cars.com's stock falls 3.6% premarket after Q2 results

    6:41 a.m. Aug. 8, 2018

    - Tomi Kilgore

  13. Cars.com profit slides on higher interest, taxes

    6:59 a.m. May 9, 2018

    - MarketWatch.com

  14. Cars.com agrees to appoint Starboard nominees to its board

    6:32 a.m. March 23, 2018

    - Tomi Kilgore

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Other News on CARS

  1. Tracking Seth Klarman's Baupost Group Holdings - Q4 2019 Update

    6:27 a.m. Feb. 17, 2020

    - Seeking Alpha

  2. Automakers look to convert after Super Bowl

    7:05 a.m. Feb. 3, 2020

    - Seeking Alpha

  3. Cars.Com: Is A Great Investment

    10:17 p.m. Dec. 18, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  4. Put CARG On Your Watchlist For International Growth

    9:09 p.m. Dec. 9, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  5. Spree Capital Advisers - Cars.com

    8:55 a.m. Dec. 9, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  6. Spree Capital Advisers Q3 2019 Letter

    12:32 p.m. Nov. 28, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  7. The Alphies 2.0 - Behind The Idea's Best Of 2019 (Podcast)

    6:30 a.m. Nov. 27, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  8. What Does Seth Klarman Like About Cars.com?

    11:47 a.m. Nov. 20, 2019

    - GuruFocus.com

  9. Cars.com: Becoming Interesting

    1:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  10. Tracking David Einhorn's Portfolio - Q3 2019 Update

    2:51 p.m. Nov. 17, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  11. Tracking Seth Klarman's Baupost Group Holdings - Q3 2019 Update

    12:31 a.m. Nov. 16, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  12. Baupost bulks up Liberty and sells eBay

    2:22 p.m. Nov. 15, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  13. Seth Klarman Boosts Liberty and Sells eBay in 3rd Quarter

    10:12 a.m. Nov. 15, 2019

    - GuruFocus.com

  14. Mario Gabelli Continues to Buy AbbVie, Axalta

    12:12 p.m. Nov. 11, 2019

    - GuruFocus.com

  15. Cars.com (CARS) Beats Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

    9:15 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019

    - Zacks.com

  16. Cars.com Inc. 2019 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

    8:46 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

  17. Cars.com on watch after mixed report

    8:08 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019

    - Seeking Alpha

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At a Glance

Cars.com, Inc.

300 South Riverside Plaza

Suite 1000

Chicago, Illinois 60604

Phone

1 8887801286

Industry

Internet/Online

Sector

Technology

Fiscal Year-end

12/2019

Revenue

$662.13M

Net Income

$38.81M

2018 Sales Growth

5.7%

Employees

1,400

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Press Releases on CARS

  1. CARS to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results

    8:00 a.m. Feb. 13, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  2. Cars.com Crowns 2020 Hyundai Palisade as Best of 2020 Winner

    12:10 p.m. Feb. 11, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  3. Ram 1500 Named 2020 Luxury Car of the Year by Cars.com

    9:00 a.m. Jan. 14, 2020

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  4. Cars.com Reports Third Quarter 2019 Results

    7:30 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019

    - PR Newswire - PRF

  5. Cars.com to Announce Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

    4:30 a.m. Oct. 23, 2019

    - PR Newswire - PRF

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