Autoweb Inc (NASDAQ:AUTO) SVP Wesley Ozima sold 2,260 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.81, for a total value of $19,910.60. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Autoweb Inc (NASDAQ:AUTO) traded down $0.30 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $8.55. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 82,934 shares, compared to its average volume of 66,331. Autoweb Inc has a 1-year low of $6.63 and a 1-year high of $14.79. The company has a current ratio of 2.99, a quick ratio of 2.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.07. The stock has a market cap of $115.79, a PE ratio of 50.29 and a beta of 1.07.

Autoweb (NASDAQ:AUTO) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The information services provider reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.08. Autoweb had a return on equity of 7.47% and a net margin of 1.51%. The firm had revenue of $36.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $36.84 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.49 EPS. The business’s revenue was down 12.6% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts forecast that Autoweb Inc will post 0.49 EPS for the current year.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Autoweb stock. Acadian Asset Management LLC bought a new position in Autoweb Inc (NASDAQ:AUTO) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 15,690 shares of the information services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $141,000. Acadian Asset Management LLC owned approximately 0.12% of Autoweb as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Institutional investors own 46.56% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Autoweb from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price objective for the company in a report on Friday, December 29th. Barrington Research upgraded Autoweb from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $12.00 price objective on shares of Autoweb in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Finally, TheStreet cut Autoweb from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Monday, October 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $11.00.

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Autoweb Company Profile

AutoWeb, Inc, formerly Autobytel Inc, is an automotive marketing services company that assists automotive retail dealers and automotive manufacturers market and sell new and used vehicles to consumers through the programs for online lead referrals, dealer marketing products and services, and online advertising programs and mobile products.

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