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06.30.16AutoNation Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Friday, July 29, 2016
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2016 on Friday, July 29, 2016. Mike Jackson, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Bill Berman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice President responsible for M&... 
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06.09.16AutoNation to Acquire Chrysler Jeep Store in Denver, Colorado
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Centennial Chrysler Jeep, located in Denver, Colorado. This acquisition will expand the Company's footprint to 18 stores in the Denver market. In 2015, the store sold over 3,000 new and used retail vehicles, with approximately $110 million in annual revenue. This will be AutoNation's 30th FCA store. The Company expects ... 
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04.22.16AutoNation Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
- EPS from continuing operations was $0.90, down 7% compared to first quarter 2015 EPS from continuing operations of $0.97 - EPS from continuing operations was negatively impacted by $0.06 per share, consisting of hail-related expenses of $0.03 per share, and a shift of approximately $0.03 per share in stock-based compensation expense into the first quarter, due to a change from quarterly to annual stock option grants - Total revenue of $5.1 billion was up 4% compared to the year-ago perio... 
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04.05.16AutoNation Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Friday, April 22, 2016
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2016 on Friday, April 22, 2016. Mike Jackson, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Bill Berman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice President responsible for M&... 
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02.19.16AutoNation Authorizes Additional $250 Million for Share Repurchase
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $250 million of AutoNation's common stock. With the increased authorization, AutoNation has approximately $250 million total Board authorization remaining for share repurchases as of February 19, 2016. AutoNation has approximately 104 million shares outstanding as of February 18, 2... 
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02.19.16AutoNation Names Karen C. Francis to Board of Directors
- Robert J. Brown to retire from Board of Directors following 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Karen C. Francis to the AutoNation Board, effective February 19, 2016. Ms. Francis will serve as an independent director.  "We are pleased to have Karen join the AutoNation Board," said Mike Jackson, AutoNation's Chairma... 
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01.28.16AutoNation Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Fourth Quarter 2015 Results - Total revenue of $5.3 billion was up 6% compared to the year-ago period, increasing across all major business sectors - Adjusted EPS from continuing operations was $0.96, down 6% compared to fourth quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.02. On a GAAP basis, fourth quarter 2015 EPS from continuing operations was $0.87. Full Year 2015 Results - Adjusted EPS from continuing operations was $3.98, up 14% compared to full year 2014 adjusted EPS from... 
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01.07.16AutoNation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, January 28, 2016
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015 on Thursday, January 28, 2016. Mike Jackson, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Bill Berman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice Pr... 
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01.06.16AutoNation Announces December 2015 Reported Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales Increased 9% versus December 2014
- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in the fourth quarter of 2015 increased 6% versus the fourth quarter 2014 - Expects to report that fourth quarter new and used gross profit per vehicle retailed both declined in the range of $250 to $300 on a year-over-year basis FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to automotive manufacturers, based on their respective sales transac... 
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