They expect $0.48 EPS, up 29.73% or $0.11 from last year's $0.37 per share. CPRT's profit will be $111.36M for 28.99 P/E if the $0.48 EPS becomes a reality. Copart's revenue for the quarter was up 31.4% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts predict that Copart will post 1.74 EPS for the current fiscal year. The stock increased 0.49% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $55.66. About 35,869 shares traded. (NASDAQ:CPRT) has 12 ratings reports on May 16, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. CPRT outperformed by 49.50% the S&P 500. On Monday, February 26 the stock of Copart, Inc. First City Cap accumulated 10,000 shs or 0.29% of the stock. About 177,043 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.46% the S&P500.
Copart, Inc. provides online auctions and vehicle remarketing services. It offers a range of services for processing and selling vehicles over the Internet through its Virtual Bidding Third Generation Internet auction-style sales technology to vehicle sellers, insurance companies, banks and finance companies, charities, and fleet operators and dealers, as well as for individual owners. It has a 39.49 P/E ratio. The company's services include online seller access, salvage estimation, estimating, end-of-life vehicle processing, virtual insured exchange, transportation, vehicle inspection stations, on-demand reporting, motor vehicle regulatory agency processing, flexible vehicle processing programs, buy it now, member network, sales process, and dealer services. Therefore 57% are positive. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seven have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. On Tuesday, January 16 the company was maintained by Stephens.
There's a significant Copart, Inc. BidaskClub lowered shares of Copart from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. On Wednesday, October 18 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". On Friday, December 22 Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of CPRT in report with "Buy" rating. Jefferies maintained Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) on Monday, February 26 with "Hold" rating. On Thursday, July 6 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". As per Monday, March 21, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America.
Another recent and important Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) news was published by Nasdaq.com which published an article titled: "Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within First BanCorp, CarMax, Darden Restaurants, Deere, GoDaddy, and Copart ..." on May 09, 2018.
During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 1.19. It has change of 0.06, from 2017Q3's 1.13. It is positive, as 23 investors sold Copart, Inc. shares while 120 reduced holdings. 101 grew holdings while 69 funds took holdings. Funds hold 170.87 million shares thus 2.48% more from 2017Q3's 166.73 million shares. It also upped Coca Cola Co (NYSE:KO) stake by 50,000 shares and now owns 102,800 shares. Carroll Financial reported 146 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The business services provider reported $0.47 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.09. King Luther Mgmt invested in 484,985 shares. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.29 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Copart will post 1.74 earnings per share for the current year. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Whittier Tru Of Nevada Inc has invested 0.01% in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Citigroup Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Copart, Inc.
A number of research analysts recently weighed in on CPRT shares. 469,778 were reported by Rhumbline Advisers. Sigma Planning stated it has 0.14% in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Credit Suisse Ag stated it has 233,168 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Martingale Asset L P owns 606,884 shares for 0.35% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Hsbc Public Limited Liability invested in 0% or 47,193 shs. Arizona State Retirement System holds 0.06% of its capital in Copart, Inc. (NYSE:MET) stake by 115,135 shares to 2.48 million valued at $125.64M in 2017Q4.