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Lithia Motors Profitability Rank

: 9 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Lithia Motors has the Profitability Rank of 9. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Lithia Motors's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 7.23%. As of today, Lithia Motors's Piotroski F-Score is 4.


Competitive Comparison

For the Auto & Truck Dealerships subindustry, Lithia Motors's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Lithia Motors Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Vehicles & Parts industry and Consumer Cyclical sector, Lithia Motors's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Lithia Motors's Profitability Rank falls into.



Lithia Motors Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

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.

Lithia Motors has the Profitability Rank of 9. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Lithia Motors's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=523.7 / 7240.1
=7.23 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Lithia Motors has an F-score of 4 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Good Sign:

Lithia Motors Inc operating margin is expanding. Margin expansion is usually a good sign.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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Lithia Motors Business Description

Lithia Motors logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
150 N. Bartlett Street, Medford, OR, USA, 97501
Lithia Motors is a retailer of new and used vehicles and related services. The company offers 40 brands of vehicles at 278 stores in 25 states at year-end 2021 and entered Canada in mid-2021 with the purchase of Pfaff Automotive. The company has expanded largely through the acquisition of dealerships in smaller regional markets but now seeks to grow in any part of the U.S. and we expect more deals over time in Canada or perhaps Europe. Annual revenue in 2021 was $22.8 billion and we see over $50 billion possible in 2025. In 2021, new-car sales were about 49% of total revenue. Lithia was founded in 1946, went public in 1996, and is now one of the largest U.S. auto dealerships. It is based in Medford, Oregon.
Executives
Celeste Marguerite officer: Senior Vice President 150 N BARTLETT STREET MEDFORD OR 97501
Stork David officer: Senior Vice President 150 N. BARTLETT STREET MEDFORD OR 97501
Abrams David C 10 percent owner 222 BERKELEY STREET, 21ST FLOOR BOSTON MA 02116
Abrams Capital Management, Llc 10 percent owner 222 BERKELEY STREET, 21ST FLOOR BOSTON MA 02116
Abrams Capital Management, L.p. 10 percent owner 222 BERKELEY STREET, 21ST FLOOR BOSTON MA 02116
Abrams Capital, Llc 10 percent owner 222 BERKELEY ST., 21ST FLOOR BOSTON MA 02116
Hines George N officer: SVP, Chief Tech. & Innov. Off. 150 N. BARTLETT ST. MEDFORD OR 97501
Mcintyre Shauna director 150 N. BARTLETT STREET MEDFORD OR 97501
Miller Tina officer: VP, CAO & Principal Fin. Off. 150 N. BARTLETT ST. MEDFORD OR 97501
Lewis Erik officer: Senior VP & Chief HR Officer 150 N. BARTLETT STREET MEDFORD OR 97501
Robino David J director 7159 PINE RIDGE DR MEDFORD OR 97504
Miramontes Louis director 150 N. BARTLETT ST. MEDFORD OR 97501
Dobry Thomas officer: Chief Marketing Officer 1725 BRISTOL ST. ASHLAND OR 97520
Lam Shau-wai director 955 ROUTE 9 NORTH SOUTH AMBOY NJ 08879
Liang George Chun-wai officer: Senior Vice President 107 BELLEVUE AVENUE SUMMIT NJ 07901

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