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How to buy CarGurus stock

Learn how to easily invest in CarGurus stock.

- $0.05 ( - 0.34%)

CarGurus is an internet content & information business based in the US. CarGurus shares (CARG) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. CarGurus employs 1,203 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.5 billion.

How to buy shares in CarGurus

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  2. Open your brokerage account. Complete an application with your details.
  3. Confirm your payment details. Fund your account.
  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – CARG – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.
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CarGurus stock price (NASDAQ: CARG)

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CarGurus shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-10-02.
Latest market close$15.23
52-week range$13.66 - $50.03
50-day moving average $19.52
200-day moving average $29.05
Wall St. target price$31.08
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.72

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Is it a good time to buy CarGurus stock?

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CarGurus price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $15.23 from 2022-10-04

1 week (2022-09-29) 5.69%
1 month (2022-09-06) -17.72%
3 months (2022-07-06) -31.46%
6 months (2022-04-06) -63.42%
1 year (2021-10-05) -52.11%
2 years (2020-10-06) -32.34%
3 years (2019-10-04) 30.285
5 years (2017-10-02) N/A

Is CarGurus stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing CarGurus stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of CarGurus's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

CarGurus's PEG ratio

CarGurus's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.7365. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into CarGurus's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

CarGurus's EBITDA

CarGurus's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $175.6 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a CarGurus's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

CarGurus financials

Revenue TTM $1.5 billion
Operating margin TTM 9.01%
Gross profit TTM $658 million
Return on assets TTM 9.45%
Return on equity TTM 15.09%
Profit margin -0.76%
Book value $3.90
Market capitalisation $1.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

CarGurus share dividends

We're not expecting CarGurus to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

CarGurus share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CarGurus's shares have ranged in value from as little as $13.66 up to $50.03. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CARG.US volatility(beta: 1.62)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while CarGurus's is 1.617. This would suggest that CarGurus's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

CarGurus overview

CarGurus, Inc. operates an online automotive marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of new and used cars in the United States and internationally. The company provides consumers an online automotive marketplace where they can search for new and used car listings from its dealers, as well as sell their car in the United States marketplace. Its marketplace connects dealers to a large audience of informed and engaged consumers. The company operates online marketplaces under the CarGurus brand in Canada and the United Kingdom; and the Autolist and PistonHeads online marketplaces as independent brands in the United States and the United Kingdom. CarGurus, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of CarGurus is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.502% of CarGurus shares are held by insiders and 102.608% by institutions.
How many people work for CarGurus?
Latest data suggests 1,203 work at CarGurus.
When does the fiscal year end for CarGurus?
CarGurus's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is CarGurus based?
CarGurus's address is: 2 Canal Park, Cambridge, MA, United States, 02141
What is CarGurus's ISIN number?
CarGurus's international securities identification number is: US1417881091
What is CarGurus's CUSIP number?
CarGurus's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 141788109

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