The Sr. VP & Controller of AutoZone is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today, the Sr. VP & Controller of AutoZone, Charles Pleas, exercised options of AutoZone for $7M.

In addition to Charles Pleas, one other AZO executive reported Sell trades in the last month.

Based on AutoZone’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending November 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $2.59 billion and quarterly net profit of $281 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $2.47 billion and had a net profit of $278 million. The company has a one-year high of $813.70 and a one-year low of $491.13. AZO’s market cap is $19.05B and the company has a P/E ratio of 15.68.

Based on 12 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $711.11, reflecting a -1.2% downside.

The insider sentiment on AutoZone has been negative according to 53 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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AutoZone, Inc. engages in the provision of retail and a distribution of automotive replacement parts and accessories. It operates through Auto Parts Locations, and Other segments. The Auto Parts Locations segment is provides automotive parts and accessories through the company’s stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Brazil.