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  • Previous Rank287
  • Revenues ($M)$9,867.20
  • Revenue Percent Change1.4%
  • Profits ($M)$93
  • Profits Percent Change-0.2%
  • Assets ($M)$3,818.50
  • Employees9,750
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$803.7

The automotive retailer sells new and used cars and light trucks, replacement parts, and provides vehicle maintenance via a network of more than 100 dealerships in 13 states.

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Company Info

B. Scott Smith
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Automotive Retailing, Services
HQ Location
Charlotte, N.C.
Years on Fortune 500 List19

Sonic Automotive Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$9,867.201.4%
Profits ($M)$93-0.2%
Assets ($M)$3,818.50-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$786.8-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$803.7-

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 ($)2.09
EPS % Change (from 2016)3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)6.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-0.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-18.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-1.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)1%