Analyzing Carvana (CVNA) – A Fundamental Review

Carvana sank -2.8% today, compared to the S&P 500's day change of 0.0%. Today's losers may turn out to be tomorrow's winners, so be sure to check the stock's fundamentals before making an investment decision:

  • Carvana has moved 910.4% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 26.3%

  • CVNA has an average analyst rating of hold and is 16.42% away from its mean target price of $100.5 per share

  • Its trailing earnings per share (EPS) is $-4.18

  • Carvana has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of -28.0 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • Its forward earnings per share (EPS) is $-0.37 and its forward P/E ratio is -316.2

  • The company has a Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 47.2 in contrast to the S&P 500's average ratio of 2.95

  • Carvana is part of the Consumer Discretionary sector, which has an average P/E ratio of 22.96 and an average P/B of 4.24

  • The company has a free cash flow of $1.17 Billion, which refers to the total sum of all its inflows and outflows of cash over the last quarter

  • Carvana Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates an e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars in the United States. Its platform allows customers to research and identify a vehicle; inspect it using company's 360-degree vehicle imaging technology; obtain financing and warranty coverage; purchase the vehicle; and schedule delivery or pick-up from their desktop or mobile devices. The company also operates auction sites. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Tempe, Arizona.

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