|Bid||33.10 x 500|
|Ask||33.25 x 500|
|Day's Range||33.00 - 33.41|
|52 Week Range||27.34 - 38.55|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||5.14|
|Earnings Date||Jul 19, 2017 - Jul 24, 2017|
|Dividend & Yield||1.52 (4.58%)|
|1y Target Est||39.81|
In fiscal 3Q17, AutoZone's gross margin remained weak on a YoY basis at 52.6%—a fall of about 21 basis points from 52.8% in fiscal 3Q16.
James Hackett spent the last year plotting Ford Motor Co's long-term self-driving car strategy. In his first week as chief executive, he has more immediate concerns: stopping a skid in North American sales and fending off a market share grab by resurgent archrival General Motors Co. Given the auto industry's long product cycles, it is not clear what Hackett can do immediately to get Ford out of its predicament, which can be traced back to decisions by former CEOs.
After several months of falling domestic car sales, May will likely tick up slightly compared to 2016. Overall domestic car sales still will be down for 2017.