CarMax Inc (NYSE:KMX) EVP Edwin J. Hill sold 35,497 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, July 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.69, for a total value of $2,331,797.93. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 40,289 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,646,584.41. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.
CarMax Inc (NYSE KMX) remained flat at $63.97 on Friday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,230,378 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average is $64.93 and its 200-day moving average is $62.69. CarMax Inc has a 52-week low of $47.50 and a 52-week high of $69.11. The company has a market capitalization of $11.72 billion, a P/E ratio of 18.37 and a beta of 1.34.
CarMax (NYSE:KMX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June 21st. The company reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.98 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $4.54 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $4.46 billion. CarMax had a return on equity of 21.72% and a net margin of 4.07%. CarMax’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.90 earnings per share. Equities analysts predict that CarMax Inc will post $3.71 EPS for the current year.
Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Deutsche Bank AG decreased their target price on CarMax from $73.00 to $72.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. set a $72.00 target price on CarMax and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Zacks Investment Research raised CarMax from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $74.00 target price for the company in a research report on Wednesday. UBS AG lowered CarMax from a “positive” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $74.00 target price (up from $72.00) on shares of CarMax in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. CarMax presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $69.15.
Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Korea Investment CORP boosted its stake in shares of CarMax by 140.5% in the second quarter. Korea Investment CORP now owns 1,768 shares of the company’s stock worth $111,000 after buying an additional 1,033 shares during the last quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue bought a new stake in shares of CarMax during the second quarter worth approximately $112,000. First Bank & Trust boosted its stake in shares of CarMax by 7.1% in the first quarter. First Bank & Trust now owns 2,077 shares of the company’s stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 138 shares during the last quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. boosted its stake in shares of CarMax by 2.4% in the first quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 2,095 shares of the company’s stock worth $124,000 after buying an additional 49 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Seven Eight Capital LP bought a new stake in shares of CarMax during the second quarter worth approximately $133,000.
CarMax, Inc (CarMax) is a holding company. The Company is a retailer of used vehicles. The Company operates through two segments: CarMax Sales Operations and CarMax Auto Finance (CAF). The Company’s CarMax Sales Operations segment consists of all aspects of its auto merchandising and service operations, excluding financing provided by CAF.
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