AutoNation (AN) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on AutoNation (AN), hence the stock is down -7.42% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.87% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -7.07% and the stock has fallen -0.9% in the past 1 week.
AutoNation, Inc. is up 0.56% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -18.87%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.52% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.85%.
AutoNation (NYSE:AN): The stock opened at $48.61 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $48.63 for the day. The stock traded down to $48.10 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $48.40 with a loss of -0.76% for the day. The stock had closed at $48.77 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 687,392 shares.
Also, Seaport Global initiates coverage on AutoNation (NYSE:AN). Seaport Global has a Neutral rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on August 9, 2016.
AutoNation, Inc. is an automotive retailer in the United States. The Company offers a range of automotive products and services, including new vehicles, used vehicles, parts and service, which includes automotive repair and maintenance services, as well as wholesale parts and collision businesses, and automotive finance and insurance products, which includes vehicle service and other protection products, as well as the arranging of financing for vehicle purchases through third-party finance sources. It operates through three segments: The Domestic segment consists of retail automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured by General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. The Import segment consists of retail automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured primarily by Toyota, Honda and Nissan. The Premium Luxury segment consists of retail automotive franchises that sell new vehicles manufactured primarily by Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Lexus.