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337. Sonic Automotive
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 337 (Previous rank: 298)
Compare tool: Sonic Automotive vs. Top 10
CEO: O. Bruton Smith
Address: 6415 Idlewild Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28212
Phone: 704-566-2400
Website: www.sonicautomotive.com
  $ millions % change from 2007
Revenues 7,488.0 -15.4
Profits -685.9 -818.2
Assets 2,410.7
Stockholders' equity 189.8
Market value (3/27/2009) 68.2
Profits as % of  
Revenues -9.2
Assets -28.5
Stockholders' equity -361.4
Earnings per share  
2008 $ -17.00
% change from 2007 -898.1
1998-2008 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2008 -78.1
1998-2008 annual rate -12.4
Rank Company 500
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 AutoNation 182 14,288.0
2 Penske Automotive Group 225 11,917.7
3 Hertz Global Holdings 305 8,525.1
4 CarMax 311 8,318.8
5 Sonic Automotive 337 7,488.0
6 Avis Budget Group 411 5,984.0
7 Group 1 Automotive 428 5,703.3
8 Asbury Automotive Group 486 4,785.0
9 PHH 696 2,960.0
10 Lithia Motors 759 2,572.5
Issue date: May 4, 2009
Revenues: Includes revenues from discontinued operations.
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