Thinking of Buying Copart (CPRT)? Here's What You Need to Know.

Shares of Consumer Discretionary sector company Copart moved 0.0% today, and are now trading at a price of $47.7. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 1,434,382 compared to its average volume of 4,150,226. The S&P 500 index returned a 1.0% performance.

Copart, Inc. provides online auctions and vehicle remarketing services in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Brazil, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Finland, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain, and Spain. The company is based in Dallas and has 12,000 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $45,803,401,216.

6 analysts are following Copart and have set target prices ranging from $48.0 to $58.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, CPRT is trading -14.32% away from its average analyst target price of $55.67 per share.

Over the last year, CPRT shares have gone down by -25.0%, which represents a difference of -42.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $51.53 per share and its 52 week low is $29.61. With average free cash flows of $510.09 Million that have been growing at an average rate of 22.8% over the last 6 years, Copart declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 1,364,210 516,636 847,574 0.99
2022 1,176,683 337,448 839,235 58.98
2021 990,891 462,996 527,895 61.97
2020 917,885 591,972 325,913 19.49
2019 646,646 373,883 272,763 10.36
2018 535,069 287,910 247,159
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