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  • Revenues ($M)
    $9,624
  • Revenue Percent Change
    4.6%
  • Profits ($M)
    $86
  • Profits Percent Change
    -11.2%
  • Assets ($M)
    $3,562
  • Employees
    9,800
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)
    $851
  • Previous Rank
    315
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    D+

The automotive retailer sells new and used cars and light trucks, replacement parts, and provides vehicle maintenance via a network of 100 dealerships in 14 states.

Company Info

CEO
B. Scott Smith
Sector
Retailing
Industry
Automotive Retailing, Services
HQ Location
Charlotte, NC
Websitehttp://www.sonicautomotive.com
Years on Fortune 500 List17
Employees9,800

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,6244.6%
Profits ($M)$86-11.2%
Assets ($M)$3,562-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$729-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$851-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues0.9%
Profits as % of Assets2.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity11.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.7
EPS % Change (from 2014)-7.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)2.7%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-2.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-15.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)12%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)1.9%