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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.79
CPRT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
60% of the 1227 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. CPRT: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CPRT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 4.36 Max: 13336.07
Current: 0.79
0.12
13336.07
Equity to Asset 0.55
CPRT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 1209 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. CPRT: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CPRT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.84 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.55
0.45
0.92
Interest Coverage 15.88
CPRT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 830 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 17.98 vs. CPRT: 15.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CPRT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.01  Med: 443.70 Max: 2447.53
Current: 15.88
19.01
2447.53
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 5.00
M-Score: -2.67
WACC vs ROIC
9.59%
20.19%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 30.43
CPRT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1224 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. CPRT: 30.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CPRT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.63  Med: 30.37 Max: 36.23
Current: 30.43
23.63
36.23
Net-margin (%) 19.19
CPRT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1225 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. CPRT: 19.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CPRT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.36  Med: 19.13 Max: 24.32
Current: 19.19
15.36
24.32
ROE (%) 21.00
CPRT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1206 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 8.85 vs. CPRT: 21.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CPRT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.76  Med: 19.46 Max: 32.63
Current: 21
12.76
32.63
ROA (%) 12.00
CPRT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1243 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. CPRT: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CPRT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.49  Med: 14.15 Max: 16.27
Current: 12
11.49
16.27
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 43.92
CPRT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1238 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 13.40 vs. CPRT: 43.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CPRT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.85  Med: 42.68 Max: 50.46
Current: 43.92
35.85
50.46
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.40
CPRT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. CPRT: 7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPRT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 14.90 Max: 28.3
Current: 7.4
4.9
28.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.80
CPRT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. CPRT: 5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPRT' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8  Med: 17.40 Max: 34.4
Current: 5.8
5.8
34.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 6.50
CPRT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 871 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. CPRT: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPRT' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 19.10 Max: 38.9
Current: 6.5
6.5
38.9
» CPRT's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-02-24)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

CPRT Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Steven Cohen 65,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 353,934 sh (+5.91%)
Tom Gayner 891,000 sh (+5.57%)
John Keeley 179,315 sh (+0.59%)
Mario Gabelli 29,946 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 38,860 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron 3,488,279 sh (-0.66%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,066,000 sh (-2.44%)
Chuck Royce 4,465,392 sh (-4.94%)
Jim Simons 68,700 sh (-83.05%)
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Q2 2015

CPRT Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 33,338 sh (New)
Jim Simons 269,400 sh (+292.14%)
Joel Greenblatt 496,420 sh (+40.26%)
Tom Gayner 946,000 sh (+6.17%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,066,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 29,946 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
John Keeley 178,215 sh (-0.61%)
Murray Stahl 37,600 sh (-3.24%)
Chuck Royce 4,010,692 sh (-10.18%)
Ron Baron 2,447,507 sh (-29.84%)
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Q3 2015

CPRT Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 383,615 sh (+42.40%)
Tom Gayner 965,000 sh (+2.01%)
Ron Baron Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Murray Stahl 36,000 sh (-4.26%)
Chuck Royce 3,475,212 sh (-13.35%)
John Keeley 150,925 sh (-15.31%)
Joel Greenblatt 414,121 sh (-16.58%)
First Pacific Advisors 684,500 sh (-35.79%)
Mario Gabelli 9,946 sh (-66.79%)
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Q4 2015

CPRT Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 9,946 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 19.89
CPRT's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1413 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 15.32 vs. CPRT: 19.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CPRT' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.77  Med: 21.82 Max: 29.96
Current: 19.89
13.77
29.96
Forward P/E 15.13
CPRT's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
80% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. CPRT: 15.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 19.89
CPRT's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1069 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 14.00 vs. CPRT: 19.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CPRT' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.85  Med: 21.80 Max: 28.36
Current: 19.89
13.85
28.36
P/B 3.98
CPRT's P/B is ranked lower than
90% of the 1554 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. CPRT: 3.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CPRT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.45  Med: 3.98 Max: 6.81
Current: 3.98
2.45
6.81
P/S 3.84
CPRT's P/S is ranked lower than
95% of the 1552 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. CPRT: 3.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CPRT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.65  Med: 4.13 Max: 6.44
Current: 3.84
2.65
6.44
PFCF 24.17
CPRT's PFCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 17.66 vs. CPRT: 24.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CPRT' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.64  Med: 26.21 Max: 192.29
Current: 24.17
15.64
192.29
POCF 17.02
CPRT's POCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 1226 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 8.75 vs. CPRT: 17.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CPRT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.37  Med: 16.36 Max: 24.68
Current: 17.02
11.37
24.68
EV-to-EBIT 11.76
CPRT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 1497 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 11.86 vs. CPRT: 11.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CPRT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.1  Med: 13.00 Max: 18.5
Current: 11.76
8.1
18.5
EV-to-EBITDA 10.41
CPRT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
61% of the 1554 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 8.27 vs. CPRT: 10.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CPRT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.9  Med: 11.10 Max: 15.4
Current: 10.41
6.9
15.4
PEG 1.76
CPRT's PEG is ranked lower than
60% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. CPRT: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CPRT' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 1.64 Max: 2.41
Current: 1.76
0.79
2.41
Shiller P/E 29.11
CPRT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
62% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 22.87 vs. CPRT: 29.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CPRT' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.1  Med: 33.41 Max: 51.98
Current: 29.11
24.1
51.98
Current Ratio 3.51
CPRT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 1193 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CPRT: 3.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CPRT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 3.27 Max: 5.85
Current: 3.51
1.24
5.85
Quick Ratio 3.47
CPRT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1193 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CPRT: 3.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CPRT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 3.21 Max: 5.85
Current: 3.47
1.21
5.85
Days Inventory 4.56
CPRT's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
98% of the 1186 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 59.15 vs. CPRT: 4.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CPRT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 4.42 Max: 5.86
Current: 4.56
0.59
5.86
Days Sales Outstanding 73.80
CPRT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
65% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 61.03 vs. CPRT: 73.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CPRT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.84  Med: 51.73 Max: 71.54
Current: 73.8
19.84
71.54
Days Payable 31.68
CPRT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
77% of the 996 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 53.01 vs. CPRT: 31.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CPRT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.68  Med: 40.53 Max: 105.67
Current: 31.68
31.68
105.67

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 5.52
CPRT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
84% of the 1532 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. CPRT: 5.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CPRT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.91  Med: 4.35 Max: 10.17
Current: 5.52
1.91
10.17
Price/Projected FCF 1.37
CPRT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CPRT: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CPRT' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 2.32 Max: 5.38
Current: 1.37
1.46
5.38
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.21
CPRT's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
64% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. CPRT: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.92
CPRT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 1554 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CPRT: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CPRT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.67
Current: 0.92
0.29
1.67
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.04
CPRT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
77% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. CPRT: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CPRT' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.36 Max: 2.28
Current: 2.04
0.54
2.28
Price/Graham Number 2.20
CPRT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
79% of the 1326 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CPRT: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CPRT' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.12 Max: 3.78
Current: 2.2
1.07
3.78
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.52
CPRT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1209 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. CPRT: 8.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CPRT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4  Med: 7.70 Max: 12.4
Current: 8.52
5.4
12.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 13.28
CPRT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Auto & Truck Dealerships industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. CPRT: 13.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CPRT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.1  Med: 16.30 Max: 23.1
Current: 13.28
12.1
23.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1145
EPS $ 1.70
Beta1.14
Short Percentage of Float4.67%
52-Week Range $32.26 - 39.86
Shares Outstanding(Mil)120.24

Analyst Estimate

Jul16 Jul17
Revenue(Mil) 1,201 1,313
EPS($) 1.93 2.22
EPS without NRI($) 1.93 2.22

Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto & Truck Dealerships
Compare:LAD, KMX, PAG, ABG, AN » details
Traded in other countries:CO6.Germany,
Copart Inc was incorporated under the laws of the State of California in 1982. The Company is a provider of online auctions and vehicle remarketing services. It provides vehicle sellers with services to process and sell vehicles mainly over the internet through its Virtual Bidding Second Generation Internet auction-style sales technology, which it refers to as VB2. Vehicle sellers consist mainly of insurance companies, but also include banks and financial institutions, charities, car dealerships, fleet operators and vehicle rental companies. The Company sells the vehicles mainly to licensed vehicle dismantlers, rebuilders, repair licensees, used vehicle dealers and exporters and, at certain locations, to the general public. The majority of the vehicles sold on behalf of insurance companies are either damaged vehicles deemed a total loss or not economically repairable by the insurance companies or are recovered stolen vehicles for which an insurance settlement with the vehicle owner has already been made. It offer vehicle sellers services that expedite each stage of the vehicle sales process, minimize administrative and processing costs and maximize the ultimate sales price. In the US, Canada, Brazil and the UAE, It sells vehicles mainly as an agent and derive revenue mainly from fees paid by vehicle sellers and vehicle buyers as well as related fees for services such as towing and storage. In the UK, it operates both on a principal basis, purchasing the salvage vehicles outright from the insurance companies and reselling the vehicles for its own account, and as an agent. In Germany and Spain, it derives revenue from sales listing fees for listing vehicles on behalf of many insurance companies. The Company's main competitors include KAR Auction Services, Inc., Auction Broadcasting Company, LLC, and Manheim, Inc., LKQ Corporation, Inc., American Recycling Association, and the United Recyclers Group, LLC. The Company's operations are subject to regulation, supervision and licensing under various federal, national, international, provincial, state and local statutes, ordinances and regulations.
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