Autobytel (NASDAQ:ABTL) CEO, CFO and four different officers purchased 13,084 shares of the stock on the open market in transactions dated between November 17th to November 25th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $10.71 per share, with a total value of $140,083.
Shares of Autobytel traded up 0.84% on Wednesday, hitting $10.77. 105,253 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Autobytel has a 52 week low of $7.90 and a 52 week high of $18.82. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $9.73 and a 200-day moving average of $10.50. The company's market cap is $97.23 million.
Autobytel (NASDAQ:ABTL) last announced its earnings results on November 5th. The company reported $0.11 earnings per share(NYSEARCA:EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $27.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $26.81 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.08 earnings per share. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 26% on a year-over-year basis.
Autobytel Inc. (Autobytel) is an automotive marketing services company, which assists automotive retail dealers (Dealers) and automotive manufacturers (Manufacturers) market and sells new and used vehicles to consumers through its programs for online lead referrals (Leads), Dealer marketing products and services, and online advertising programs and data products. The Company's consumer-facing automotive Websites (Company Websites), which include the Company's flagship Website Autobytel.com, provides consumers with information and tools to aid them with their automotive purchase decisions and the ability to submit inquiries requesting Dealers to contact the consumers regarding purchasing or leasing vehicles. For consumers who may not be able to secure loans through conventional lending sources, the Company's Company Websites provide these consumers the ability to submit inquiries requesting Dealers or other lenders. In January 2014, Autobytel acquired AutoUSA from AutoNation, Inc.
Autobytel has increased Revenue consistently in the past five years.
Autobytel also has increased and stable free cash flow in the past five years.
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