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Best Auto & Truck Dealership Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top auto & truck dealership stocks in 2022 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
LAD
LITHIA MOTORS INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$8.12B$280.49-0.47%$2.05B6.63x1.46
RUSHA
RUSH ENTERPRISES INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$2.77B$49.981.71%$553.23M9.69x1.15
LAZY
LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$203.68M$14.68-1.41%$158.12M2.59x2.22
GPI
GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$2.89B$174.371.12%$1.03B4.76x2.10
PAG
PENSKE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$8.26B$108.870.51%$2.07B6.26x2.30
SAH
SONIC AUTOMOTIVE INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$1.74B$44.011.97%$687.72M4.62x3.41
ABG
ASBURY AUTOMOTIVE GROUP INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$3.74B$168.841.51%$1.07B5.22x2.60
AN
AUTONATION INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$6.43B$110.202.60%$2.29B5.09x2.99
CARS
CARSCOM INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$681.02M$9.800.93%$143.58M98.00x1.70
CRMT
AMERICAS CARMART INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$643.84M$99.9830.76%$154.41M5.98x1.32
DRVN
DRIVEN BRANDS HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$4.43B$26.440.42%$328.91M69.58x2.50
VRM
VROOM INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$176.73M$1.28-7.91%-$581.10M-0.29x2.84
LOTZ
CARLOTZ INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$55.62M$0.49-7.59%-$40.23M-1.11x0.62
KMX
CARMAX INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$14.58B$90.79-0.11%$1.86B12.81x4.03
LMPX
LMP AUTOMOTIVE HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$42.65M$3.910.26%$5.38M-3.69x4.51
KXIN
KAIXIN AUTO HOLDINGS
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$140.11M$0.82-11.52%-$196.28M-0.48x1.22
JZXN
JIUZI HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$21.21M$0.99-2.94%$1.46M24.75x0.26
RENN
RENREN INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$689.01M$27.93-0.92%$13.90M62.07x0.22
KFS
KINGSWAY FINANCIAL SERVICES INC
NYSE
Auto & Truck Dealerships
$129.37M$5.36-0.56%$4.12M-31.53x-55.52

Auto & Truck Dealership Stocks FAQ

What are the best auto & truck dealership stocks to buy right now in May 2022?

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

1. LITHIA MOTORS (NYSE:LAD)


LITHIA MOTORS (NYSE:LAD) is the top auto & truck dealership stock with a Zen Score of 59, which is 19 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 23 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. LITHIA MOTORS has seen its stock lose -19.3% over the past year, underperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by -5 percentage points.

LITHIA MOTORS has an average 1 year price target of $407.00, an upside of 45.1% from LITHIA MOTORS's current stock price of $280.49.

LITHIA MOTORS stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering LITHIA MOTORS, 80% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 20% 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 58, which is 18 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 19 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS has seen its stock lose -38.27% over the past year, underperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by -24 percentage points.

LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS has an average 1 year price target of $24.50, an upside of 66.89% from LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS's current stock price of $14.68.

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. GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE (NYSE:GPI)


GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE (NYSE:GPI) is the third best auto & truck dealership stock with a Zen Score of 58, which is 18 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 40. It passed 22 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE has seen its stock return 6.08% over the past year, overperforming other auto & truck dealership stocks by 20 percentage points.

GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE has an average 1 year price target of $237.00, an upside of 35.92% from GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE's current stock price of $174.37.

GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 3 analysts covering GROUP 1 AUTOMOTIVE, 33.33% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 33.33% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 33.33% 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. PENSKE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP (NYSE:PAG)


PENSKE AUTOMOTIVE GROUP (NYSE:PAG) has an annual dividend yield of 1.73%, which is 1 percentage points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.19%. 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 10.5% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

2. RUSH ENTERPRISES (NASDAQ:RUSHA)


RUSH ENTERPRISES (NASDAQ:RUSHA) has an annual dividend yield of 1.52%, which is the same as the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.19%.

RUSH ENTERPRISES's dividend payout ratio of 11% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

3. SONIC AUTOMOTIVE (NYSE:SAH)


SONIC AUTOMOTIVE (NYSE:SAH) has an annual dividend yield of 1.39%, which is the same as the auto & truck dealership industry average of 1.19%. 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 6.4% indicates that its dividend yield is sustainable for the long-term.

Why are auto & truck dealership stocks up?

Auto & truck dealership stocks were up 2.61% in the last day, and down -6.96% 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. RUSH ENTERPRISES (NASDAQ:RUSHA)


RUSH ENTERPRISES (NASDAQ:RUSHA) is the most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. RUSH ENTERPRISES has a valuation score of 71, which is 33 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

RUSH ENTERPRISES's stock has gained 3.78% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by 18 percentage points.

2. LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LAZY)


LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS (NASDAQ:LAZY) is the second most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS has a valuation score of 71, which is 33 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

LAZYDAYS HOLDINGS's stock has dropped -38.27% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by -24 percentage points.

3. AMERICAS CARMART (NASDAQ:CRMT)


AMERICAS CARMART (NASDAQ:CRMT) is the third most undervalued auto & truck dealership stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. AMERICAS CARMART has a valuation score of 71, which is 33 points higher than the auto & truck dealership industry average of 38. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

AMERICAS CARMART's stock has dropped -33.18% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the auto & truck dealership industry by -19 percentage points.

Are auto & truck dealership stocks a good buy now?

37.5% of auto & truck dealership stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect auto & truck dealership stocks to rise by 31.54% 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 14.56x.
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