NYSE:AN - AutoNation Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $82.88
  • Forecasted Upside: -6.64 %
  • Number of Analysts: 9
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for AN

Average Price Target: $82.88
▼ -6.64% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 9 analysts offering 12 month price targets for AutoNation in the last 3 months. The average price target is $82.88, with a high forecast of $120.00 and a low forecast of $55.00. The average price target represents a -6.64% upside from the last price of $88.77.


The current consensus among 9 investment analysts is to hold stock in AutoNation. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/28/2021BenchmarkUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$120.00Low
4/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$60.00 ➝ $65.00Medium
4/22/2021BenchmarkUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$104.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
4/21/2021TruistBoost Price Target$80.00 ➝ $100.00Low
4/21/2021Truist SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold$80.00 ➝ $100.00Medium
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$56.00 ➝ $60.00High
2/18/2021TruistBoost Price Target$73.00 ➝ $80.00Low
1/15/2021TruistBoost Price Target$66.00 ➝ $73.00Low
1/15/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$75.00Medium
12/7/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$54.00 ➝ $56.00Low
11/17/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$77.00 ➝ $79.00Low
10/19/2020Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
10/15/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$76.00 ➝ $77.00High
8/12/2020GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$69.00High
7/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$38.00 ➝ $54.00Medium
7/24/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$42.00 ➝ $55.00Medium
7/24/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$53.00 ➝ $70.00High
7/17/2020Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
7/10/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$35.00 ➝ $38.00High
7/8/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$47.00 ➝ $53.00High
5/18/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$27.00 ➝ $35.00High
5/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$37.00 ➝ $40.00High
5/12/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$28.00 ➝ $42.00High
5/11/2020CfraLower Price TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $50.00High
4/27/2020Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$40.00High
4/13/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$13.00 ➝ $27.00Low
4/7/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$50.00 ➝ $28.00High
3/30/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$40.00 ➝ $13.00Medium
3/23/2020BenchmarkReiterated RatingHoldHigh
3/11/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$44.00 ➝ $40.00High
3/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$54.00 ➝ $47.00High
2/11/2020CfraLower Price TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $60.00High
1/9/2020BenchmarkInitiated CoverageHoldHigh
12/18/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$45.00 ➝ $52.00Low
10/28/2019CfraUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
10/15/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$39.00 ➝ $42.00High
8/2/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$35.00 ➝ $39.00Low
7/7/2019Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingHoldMedium
5/31/2019Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralMedium
5/6/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$27.00 ➝ $36.00Low
4/30/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetHold$43.00Low
2/26/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$59.00 ➝ $55.00Low
2/24/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$41.00High
2/19/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageUnderweight ➝ Underweight$40.00Low
2/13/2019Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$38.06Low
11/14/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Sell$44.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
10/31/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$42.00 ➝ $38.00High
10/24/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$59.00High
10/2/2018Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperformLow
10/2/2018Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$46.00 ➝ $37.00Low
8/24/2018SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold ➝ Hold$48.00Medium
8/2/2018Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$51.00 ➝ $47.00Medium
7/10/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Underweight$57.00High
4/16/2018GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
3/14/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$49.00 ➝ $57.00Low
2/9/2018Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$65.00 ➝ $68.00Medium
2/2/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$60.00High
2/1/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingHold$65.00Low
12/4/2017Moffett NathansonInitiated CoverageNeutralLow
11/6/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$40.00 ➝ $50.00N/A
11/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$44.00 ➝ $50.00N/A
10/4/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$55.00Low
10/4/2017Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
10/2/2017Susquehanna BancsharesDowngradeNeutral$36.00 ➝ $38.00Low
9/28/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ NegativeHigh
9/28/2017UBS GroupDowngradePositive ➝ NeutralHigh
9/10/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$44.00Medium
9/1/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/9/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$46.00 ➝ $43.00Low
8/3/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$46.00 ➝ $43.00Low
8/3/2017Buckingham ResearchLower Price TargetNeutral$44.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/17/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket Perform$48.50 ➝ $45.00Low
7/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$49.00Medium
6/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$50.00 ➝ $46.00Low
6/9/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$57.00 ➝ $53.00Low
6/8/2017Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$51.00Medium
4/29/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$52.00 ➝ $50.00Low
2/6/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$49.00N/A
2/6/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A
2/2/2017Susquehanna BancsharesInitiated CoverageNeutral$49.00N/A
11/2/2016UBS GroupReiterated RatingSell$47.00 ➝ $43.00N/A
10/31/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$45.00N/A
10/6/2016The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$52.00 ➝ $49.00N/A
9/7/2016CL KingInitiated CoverageBuyN/A
8/31/2016Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer PerformN/A
8/9/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralN/A
8/1/2016Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$50.00 ➝ $57.00N/A
(Data available from 6/20/2016 forward)
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AutoNation, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Domestic, Import, and Premium Luxury. It offers a range of automotive products and services, including new and used vehicles; and parts and services, such as automotive repair and maintenance, and wholesale parts and collision services. The company also provides automotive finance and insurance products comprising vehicle services and other protection products, as well as arranges finance for vehicle purchases through third-party finance sources. As of December 31, 2020, it owned and operated 315 new vehicle franchises from 230 stores located primarily in metropolitan markets in the Sunbelt region. The company also owned and operated 74 AutoNation-branded collision centers, 5 AutoNation USA used vehicle stores, 4 AutoNation-branded automotive auction operations, and 3 parts distribution centers. AutoNation, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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Today's Range

Now: $88.77
Low: $88.32
High: $90.06

50 Day Range

MA: $99.56
Low: $88.77
High: $106.89

52 Week Range

Now: $88.77
Low: $35.64
High: $106.99


1,127,984 shs

Average Volume

781,198 shs

Market Capitalization

$7.14 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of AutoNation?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued research reports on AutoNation in the last year: Bank of America Co., Benchmark Co., Guggenheim, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Northcoast Research, Seaport Global Securities, SunTrust Banks, Inc., TheStreet, Truist, and Truist Securities.
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What is the current price target for AutoNation?

8 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for AutoNation in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $82.88, suggesting a possible downside of 6.6%. Benchmark Co. has the highest price target set, predicting AN will reach $120.00 in the next twelve months. SunTrust Banks, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $55.00 for AutoNation in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for AutoNation?

AutoNation currently has 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in AN, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact AutoNation's investor relations team?

AutoNation's physical mailing address is 200 SW 1ST AVE SUITE 1600, FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33301. The company's listed phone number is (954) 769-6000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for AutoNation is www.autonation.com.