AutoNation wants to instill patriotic fervor in the fickle car-buying public. The brainchild of entrepreneur Wayne Huizenga (Waste Management, Blockbuster), AutoNation is the #1 auto dealer in the US, ahead of Penske Automotive Group. It owns some 325 new-vehicle franchises in about 15 states and conducts online sales through AutoNation.com and individual dealer websites. The company sells more than 30 brands of new vehicles. In addition to auto sales, AutoNation provides maintenance and repair services (it owns about 85 AutoNation-branded collision centers), sells auto parts, and finances and insures vehicles. It acquires local retail brands and transitions them to the AutoNation name.
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- ASSETS (MIL USD) 10,543
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- TICKER SYMBOL AN
- Incorporated 1980
- FISCAL YEAR END DEC
- NET INCOME GROWTH 13.63%
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MIKE JACKSONExecutive and Chairperson and Chairman of the Board
JOSEPH LOWERExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
JAMES R BENDERPresident and Chief Operating Officer