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AutoNation Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call Details

AutoNation Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Wednesday, August 1, 2018 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/— AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America’s largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2018 on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. Mike Jackson, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Lance Iserman, Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Operating Officer, Scott Arnold, Executive Vice President of Customer Care and Brand Extensions, and Cheryl Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief…

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AutoNation Reports Record First Quarter EPS

In today’s first quarter reporting from AutoNation, it was stated that the first quarter EPS was $1.01 — up 4% compared to the first quarter 2017 EPS, and a record for first quarter results. Other findings include the following: Total revenue of $5.3 billion increased by 2% compared to year-ago period Same store revenue of $5.2 billion increased by 3% compared to the year-ago period Same store used vehicle gross profit was $82 million, up 9% compared to the year-ago period Same store Customer Financial Services gross profit was $238…

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Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano Elected to AutoNation’s Board of Directors

AutoNation announced today that its stockholders have elected Dr. Jacqueline A. Travisano to AutoNation’s Board of Directors at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on April 19, 2018. Mike Jackson, AutoNation’s Chairman, Executive Officer, and President had the following to say: “With decades of experience in operations, finance, marketing, and technology, we think Jackie will bring valuable experience and insight to the AutoNation Board, in particular as we implement our brand strategy.” Dr. Travisano is also the Executive Vice President for Business and Finance and Chief Operating Officer of…

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AutoNation Reports All-Time Record Quarterly EPS

In today’s report, AutoNation announced its record quarterly EPS. Fourth quarter 2017 net income from continuing operations was $152 million, up 44% compared to the fourth quarter 2016 net income from continuing operations of $152 million. AutoNation also reported: Total revenue of $5.7 billion increased by 4% compared to the year-ago period Same store revenue of $5.6 billion increased by 4% compared to the year-ago period Same store gross profit of $851 million increased by 7% compared to the year ago period Same store Customer Financial Services gross profit per…

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