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Best Auto & Truck Dealership Stocks to Buy Now (2023)
Top auto & truck dealership stocks in 2023 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best auto & truck dealership stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the auto & truck dealerships industry.

Industry: Auto & Truck Dealerships
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
RUSHA
RUSH ENTERPRISES INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$2.88B$52.882.16%$672.60M8.14x1.25
LAZY
LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$135.40M$12.85-2.13%$140.33M2.90x2.20
SAH
SONIC AUTOMOTIVE INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$1.87B$51.002.82%$711.07M5.40x3.36
PAG
PENSKE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$8.74B$122.572.01%$2.11B6.71x2.34
LAD
LITHIA MOTORS INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$6.64B$242.772.62%$2.19B5.40x1.82
ABG
ASBURY AUTOMOTIVE GROUP INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$4.44B$200.633.61%$1.28B5.69x1.96
GPI
GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$3.01B$206.444.75%$1.09B5.00x1.82
AN
AUTONATION INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$5.82B$117.501.52%$2.31B4.81x3.18
CRMT
AMERICAS CARMART INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$512.56M$80.481.56%$107.06M8.37x1.65
VRM
VROOM INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$132.65M$0.963.23%-$560.61M-0.22x3.06
KMX
CARMAX INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$10.47B$66.26-0.08%$1.15B18.41x3.73
CARS
CARSCOM INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$1.08B$16.161.76%$133.00M1,616.00x1.79
DRVN
DRIVEN BRANDS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$4.70B$28.060.43%$239.20M-200.43x2.91
KXIN
KAIXIN AUTO HOLDINGS
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$73.66M$0.39-6.94%-$122.25M-2.10x4.66
KFS
KINGSWAY FINANCIAL SERVICES INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$195.25M$8.06-0.12%$53.78M5.52x16.02
RENN
RENREN INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$50.33M$2.043.03%N/AN/A0.33
JZXN
JIUZI HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$3.86M$0.1816.13%N/AN/A0.70

Auto & Truck Dealership Stocks FAQ

What are the best auto & truck dealership stocks to buy right now in Jan 2023?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best auto & truck dealership stocks to buy right now are:

1. Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA)


Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) is the top auto & truck dealership stock with a Zen Score of 69, which is 31 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 25 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Rush Enterprises has seen its stock lose -1.82% over the past year, underperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by -1 percentage points.

Rush Enterprises has an average 1 year price target of $61.00, an upside of 15.36% from Rush Enterprises's current stock price of $52.88.

Rush Enterprises stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Rush Enterprises, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 100% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Lazydays Holdings (NASDAQ:LAZY)


Lazydays Holdings (NASDAQ:LAZY) is the second best auto & truck dealership stock with a Zen Score of 62, which is 24 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Lazydays Holdings has seen its stock lose -22.5% over the past year, underperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by -21 percentage points.

Lazydays Holdings has an average 1 year price target of $19.00, an upside of 47.86% from Lazydays Holdings's current stock price of $12.85.

Lazydays Holdings stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering Lazydays Holdings, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 50% have issued a Buy, 50% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH)


Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH) is the third best auto & truck dealership stock with a Zen Score of 53, which is 15 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 20 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Sonic Automotive has seen its stock return 3.18% over the past year, overperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by 4 percentage points.

Sonic Automotive has an average 1 year price target of $51.67, an upside of 1.31% from Sonic Automotive's current stock price of $51.00.

Sonic Automotive stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering Sonic Automotive, 40% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 20% have issued a hold, while 20% have issued a Sell rating, and 20% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the auto & truck dealership stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 5 auto & truck dealership stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 auto & truck dealership stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH)


Sonic Automotive (NYSE:SAH) has an annual dividend yield of 2.02%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.13%. Sonic Automotive's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Sonic Automotive's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Sonic Automotive's dividend payout ratio of 9.2% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. Penske Automotive Group (NYSE:PAG)


Penske Automotive Group (NYSE:PAG) has an annual dividend yield of 1.69%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.13%. Penske Automotive Group's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Penske Automotive Group's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Penske Automotive Group's dividend payout ratio of 10.7% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA)


Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) has an annual dividend yield of 1.51%, which is the same as the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.13%. Rush Enterprises's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. Rush Enterprises's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Rush Enterprises's dividend payout ratio of 12.3% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are auto & truck dealership stocks up?

Auto & truck dealership stocks were up 2.6% in the last day, and up 6.63% over the last week.

We couldn't find a catalyst for why auto & truck dealership stocks are up.

What are the most undervalued auto & truck dealership stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued auto & truck dealership stocks right now are:

1. Lazydays Holdings (NASDAQ:LAZY)


Lazydays Holdings (NASDAQ:LAZY) is the most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Lazydays Holdings has a valuation score of 100, which is 60 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 7 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Lazydays Holdings's stock has dropped -22.5% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by -21 percentage points.

2. Americas Carmart (NASDAQ:CRMT)


Americas Carmart (NASDAQ:CRMT) is the second most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Americas Carmart has a valuation score of 86, which is 46 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Americas Carmart's stock has dropped -17.91% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by -17 percentage points.

3. Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA)


Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSHA) is the third most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Rush Enterprises has a valuation score of 86, which is 46 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Rush Enterprises's stock has dropped -1.82% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by -1 percentage points.

Are auto & truck dealership stocks a good buy now?

42.86% of auto & truck dealership stocks rated by analysts are a hold right now. On average, analysts expect auto & truck dealership stocks to rise by 20.47% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the auto & truck dealerships industry?

The average P/E ratio of the auto & truck dealerships industry is 23.5x.
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