Auto Trader (AUTO)

Company name:Auto Trader Group Plc
EPIC:AUTOTrading Currency:GBX
Market Sector:FS10ISIN:GB00BVYVFW23
Market Segment:SET1Share Type:DE
WWW Address: 1P
Industry Sector:MEDIA
 Price Price Change [%] Bid Offer Open High Low Volume
 638.20 1.6 [0.25] 636.20 636.60 634.20 636.80 624.20 3,279,606
 Market Cap. [m] Shares In Issue [m] Beta EPS DPS PE Ratio Yield 52-Wks-Range
 6,012.90 942.17 0.07 25.61 8.20 24.92 1.28 689.60 - 479.80

Auto Trader Key Figures

Key Figures
(at previous day's close)
Market Cap.6,012.90m
Shares In Issue942.17m
Prev. Close636.60
PE Ratio24.92 
Dividend Yield1.28%
EPS - basic25.61p
Dividend PS8.20p
Dividend Cover3.12 
Cash Flow PS28.86p
Return On Equity (ROE)51.79%
Operating Margin69.56%
PEG Factor0.27 
EPS Growth Rate93.43%
Dividends PS Growth Rate64.00%
Net Debt19.10m
Gross Gearing12.97%
Quick Assets119.20m
Net Working Capital65.50m
Intangibles / Fixed Assets83.93%
Turnover PS45.93p
Pre-Tax Profit PS31.95p
Retained Profit PS18.16p
Cash PS5.44p
Net Cash PS-0.25p
Net Tangible Asset Value PS *12.41p
Net Asset Value PS50.15p
Spread0.40 (0.06%) 

Auto Trader Balance Sheet

%1$s Balance Sheet

Share Price Performance

Share Price Performance
Sample Period HighLow
1 week640.60588.60
4 weeks640.60527.40
12 weeks640.60511.00
1 year689.60479.80

Share Price Chart (5 years)

Share Price Chart (5 years)

Auto Trader Historic Returns

%1$s Historic Returns
Period OpenChange%Open Avg.Avg. Daily Vol [m]Total Vol [m]VWAP
1 week593.4044.807.55588.604.81621.92
4 weeks534.80103.4019.33527.403.10588.19
12 weeks570.8067.4011.81511.002.82567.83
26 weeks630.807.401.17479.803.13580.28
1 year684.80-46.60-6.80479.803.19592.57
3 years568.0070.2012.36308.603.11571.07
5 years363.60274.6075.52308.603.62522.52

Auto Trader Key Management Ratios


Auto Trader Investment Ratios

%1$s Investment Ratios
(Market value analysis) at previous day's close
PQ Ratio19.24 
PE Ratio24.92 
Tobin's Q Ratio 11.16 
Tobin's Q Ratio (excl. intangibles)33.07 
Dividend Yield1.28%
Market-to-Book Ratio12.73 
Price-to-Pre-Tax Profit PS19.98 
Price-to-Retained Profit PS35.14 
Price-to-Cash Flow PS22.11 
Price-to-Sales PS13.90 
Price-to-Net Tangible Asset Value PS51.44 
Price-to-Cash PS117.21 
Net Working Capital PS6.95 
Price Pct to Working Capital PS91.80%
Earnings Yield4.01%
Average PE26.19 
Years in average5 
PE to PE average95.15%

Auto Trader Financial Ratios

%1$s Financial Ratios
(Leverage Ratios)
Debt Ratio3.41%
Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04 
Debt-to-Equity Ratio (excl. Intgbl)0.14 
Debt-to-Equity Market Value0.00 
Net Gearing3.52%
Net Gearing (excl. Intangibles)10.20%
Gross Gearing12.97%
Gross Gearing (excl. Intangibles)37.59%
Gearing Under 1 Year9.89%
Gearing Under 1 Year (excl. Intgbl)28.67%
(Liquidity Ratios)
Net Working Capital to Total Assets12.06%
Current Ratio2.22 
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)2.22 
Liquidity Ratio0.96 
Cash & Equiv/Current Assets43.04%
(Solvency Ratios)
Enterprise Value5,978.30m
CFO/Attributable Profit1.11 
Total Debt/Equity Market Value0.01 
Total Debt/Sales0.16 
Total Debt/Pre-Tax Profit0.23 
Total Debt70.40m
Total Debt/Net Current Assets1.07%
(Dodds - Graham Ratios)
3 yr Compound Earnings Growth4.89%
5 yr Compound Earnings Growth7.60%
10 yr Compound Earnings Growth-%
Earn drops > 5% in 10yrs1 
Beta coefficients
Beta (60-Mnth)Beta (36-Mnth)

Auto Trader Operating Ratios

%1$s Operating Ratios
(Profitability Ratios)
Return On Capital Employed (ROCE)61.53%
Return On Assets (ROA)45.42%
Net Profit Margin56.55%
Assets Turnover0.80 
Return On Equity (ROE)51.79%
Return On Investment (ROI)48.99%
Dividend Payout Ratio32.02%
Plowback Ratio67.98%
Growth from Plowback Ratio35.73%
Net Income Of Revenues39.54%
(Asset Utilisation Multiples)
Shareholders Equity Turnover0.93 
Fixed Assets Turnover1.02 
Current Assets Turnover3.82 
Net Working Capital Turnover 
Inventory Turnover- 
(Other Operating Ratios)
Total Assets-to-Sales1.24 
Debt Collection Period54.62Days

Auto Trader Dividends

%1$s Dividends
Announcement DateTypeCurr.Dividend AmountPeriod StartPeriod EndEx DateRecord DatePayment DateTotal Dividend Amount
27 May 2022FinalGBX5.5031/03/202131/03/202225/08/202226/08/202223/09/20228.20
11 Nov 2021InterimGBX2.7030/03/202130/09/202106/01/202207/01/202228/01/2022-
10 Jun 2021FinalGBX5.0031/03/202031/03/202126/08/202127/08/202124/09/20215.00
07 Nov 2019InterimGBX2.4031/03/201931/03/202002/01/202003/01/202024/01/20202.40
06 Jun 2019FinalGBX4.6031/03/201831/03/201929/08/201930/08/201927/09/20196.70
08 Nov 2018InterimGBX2.1030/03/201830/09/201803/01/201904/01/201925/01/2019-
07 Jun 2018FinalGBX4.0031/03/201731/03/201830/08/201831/08/201828/09/20185.90
09 Nov 2017InterimGBX1.9030/03/201730/09/201704/01/201805/01/201826/01/2018-
08 Jun 2017FinalGBX3.5031/03/201631/03/201731/08/201701/09/201729/09/20175.20
10 Nov 2016InterimGBX1.7025/03/201625/09/201605/01/201706/01/201729/01/2017-
09 Jun 2016FinalGBX1.0027/03/201527/03/201601/09/201602/09/201630/09/20161.50
13 Nov 2015InterimGBX0.5027/03/201527/09/201507/01/201608/01/201629/01/2016-

Auto Trader Fundamentals

Profit and Loss Account
 31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)31 Mar 2021 (GBP)31 Mar 2022 (GBP)
pre tax profit242.2068.21%251.5068.18%157.4059.89%301.0069.56%m
attributable profit197.7055.67%205.1055.60%127.8048.63%244.7056.55%m
retained profit140.1039.45%140.4038.06%127.8048.63%171.1039.54%m
eps - basic (p)21.00 22.19 13.24 25.61 
eps - diluted (p)20.94 22.08 13.21 25.56 
dividends per share6.70 2.40 5.00 8.20 

Auto Trader Balance Sheet

Balance Sheet
 31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)31 Mar 2021 (GBP)31 Mar 2022 (GBP)
 31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)31 Mar 2021 (GBP)31 Mar 2022 (GBP)
fixed assets fixed assets16.703.70%13.102.57%11.202.10%14.702.71%m
intangibles intangibles317.5070.34%341.9067.18%358.2067.02%355.6065.50%m
fixed investments fixed investments49.0010.86%53.1010.43%57.8010.81%53.409.84%m
current assets - other current assets - other--%--%--%--%m
stocks stocks--%--%--%--%m
debtors debtors62.3013.80%63.2012.42%61.6011.52%67.9012.51%m
cash & securities cash & securities5.901.31%37.607.39%45.708.55%51.309.45%m
creditors - short creditors - short66.3014.69%35.807.03%24.804.64%53.709.89%m
creditors - long creditors - long326.1072.24%331.5065.14%51.009.54%16.703.08%m
creditors - other creditors - other--%--%--%--%m
subordinated loans subordinated loans--%--%--%--%m
insurance funds insurance funds--%--%--%--%m
ord cap, reserves ord cap, reserves59.0013.07%141.6027.82%458.7085.82%472.5087.03%m
prefs, minorities prefs, minorities--%--%--%--%m
NAV Basic- - - - 
NAV Diluted- - - - 

Auto Trader Cash Flow Statement

%1$s Cash Flow Statement
31 Mar 2019 (GBP)31 Mar 2020 (GBP)31 Mar 2021 (GBP)31 Mar 2022 (GBP)
Operating CF216.30195.70124.70271.90m
Pre-Financing CF194.30168.90113.30276.90m
Retained CF1.6031.708.105.60m

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