AutoZone (AZO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) is scheduled to be posting its Q314 quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 27th. Analysts expect AutoZone to post earnings of $8.44 per share and revenue of $2.33 billion for the quarter.
AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, March 4th. The company reported $5.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $5.54 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $2.00 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.97 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $4.78 earnings per share. AutoZone’s revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect AutoZone to post $31.52 EPS for the current fiscal year and $35.70 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) opened at 540.90 on Monday. AutoZone has a 52 week low of $404.87 and a 52 week high of $561.62. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $527.3 and its 200-day moving average is $504.. The company has a market cap of $17.972 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.19.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on AZO shares. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of AutoZone in a research note on Friday, May 2nd. They now have a $553.00 price target on the stock. On the ratings front, analysts at Robert W. Baird downgraded shares of AutoZone from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, April 4th. They now have a $550.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Argus raised their price target on shares of AutoZone from $488.00 to $620.00 in a research note on Wednesday, March 5th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $545.21.
AutoZone, Inc (NYSE:AZO) is a retailer and a distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States.
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