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08.04.14AutoNation Announces Reported Retail Sales of 27,484 New Vehicles in July 2014, Best July Since 2006(1)
- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in July 2014 increased 8% versus July 2013 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to automotive manufacturers retail sales of 27,484 new vehicles in July 2014, an increase of 8% as compared to July 2013.  On a same-store basis, reported retail new vehicle unit sales in July 2014 were up 7% as compared to July 2013. July 2014 reported retail... 
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07.17.14AutoNation Reports Record Second Quarter EPS from Continuing Operations
- EPS from continuing operations was $0.83, a record for second quarter results and an increase of 14% compared to the year-ago period - Total revenue of $4.8 billion, up 8% compared to the year-ago period, increasing across all major business sectors; operating income of $198 million, an increase of 9% compared to the year-ago period - AutoNation completed acquisition of a Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram store in Mobile, Alabama FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, ... 
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07.14.14Three AutoNation Associates Named To Automotive News' "40 Under 40" List
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Automotive News released its "40 Under 40" list today, recognizing 40 noteworthy automotive professionals under 40 years old.  Among those selected were three associates from AutoNation (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer:  Adil Elomri, General Manager, AutoNation Nissan Arapahoe, Denver, Colorado; Tania Eubanks, General Manager, AutoNation Ford Gulf Freeway, Dallas, Texas; and Brian Feldman, AutoNation Senior Director eCommerce,... 
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07.08.14AutoNation Dealerships Claim 12 Spots In Automotive News "100 Best Dealerships To Work For" 2014 survey
Third Consecutive Year that AutoNation Tops List More Recipients than Any Other Retail Group FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation (NYSE: AN), America's largest auto retailer, announced today that 12 of its stores have been named in Automotive News' top 100 list of "Best Dealerships to Work For." For the third year in a row, AutoNation has more stores on the list than any other dealership group in the country. AutoNation Honda South Corpus Christi, Corp... 
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07.02.14AutoNation Announces Reported Retail Sales of 25,450 New Vehicles in June 2014, Best June Since 2007(1)
Second Quarter Reported Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales Were 81,394, Best Second Quarter Since 2006(1) -- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in June 2014 increased 1% versus June 2013 -- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in second quarter 2014 increased 10% versus second quarter 2013 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to... 
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06.24.14AutoNation Announces Second Quarter Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, July 17, 2014
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter on Thursday, July 17, 2014. Mike Jackson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mike Maroone, President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Scully, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice President responsible for M&A, will discuss these results ... 
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06.04.14AutoNation Announces Reported Retail Sales of 30,275 New Vehicles in May 2014, Best May since 2006 (1)
- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in May 2014 increased 15% versus May 2013 - AutoNation to acquire Roundtree Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Mobile, Alabama FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to automotive manufacturers retail sales of 30,275 new vehicles in May 2014, an increase of 15% as compared to May 2013.  On a same-store basis, reported retail new vehicle unit sal... 
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05.02.14AutoNation Announces Reported Retail Sales of 25,669 New Vehicles in April 2014, Best April since 2006 (1)
- Reported retail new vehicle unit sales in April 2014 increased 14% versus April 2013 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it reported to automotive manufacturers retail sales of 25,669 new vehicles in April 2014, an increase of 14% as compared to April 2013. On a same-store basis, reported retail new vehicle unit sales in April 2014 were 24,955, an increase of 11% as compared to April 2013... 
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04.17.14AutoNation Reports Record First Quarter EPS from Continuing Operations
- Adjusted EPS from continuing operations was $0.75, a record for first quarter results and an increase of 10% compared to the year-ago period - On a GAAP basis, first quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations was $0.79, up 16% compared to the first quarter of 2013 - Total revenue of $4.4 billion, up 7% compared to the year-ago period, increasing across all major business sectors; operating income of $189 million, an increase of 12% compared to the year-ago period FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla... 
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04.02.14AutoNation Announces Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales of 28,796 in March 2014, Highest March Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales Since 2006 (1)
- Total retail new vehicle unit sales in March 2014 increased 6% versus March 2013 - First quarter total retail new vehicle unit sales were 70,217, up 4% over first quarter 2013,the best since 2007 (1) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its total retail new vehicle unit sales in March 2014, as reported to the applicable automotive manufacturers, were 28,7... 
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03.20.14AutoNation Announces First Quarter Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, April 17, 2014
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Mike Jackson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mike Maroone, President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Scully, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice President responsible for M&A, will discuss these results... 
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03.04.14AutoNation Names Chief Financial Officer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, announced today that it appointed Cheryl Scully to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective March 3, 2014.  In her new role, Ms. Scully will report to Mike Jackson, AutoNation's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.  Ms. Scully had been serving as Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company since January 7, 2014.  "AutoNation is ... 
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03.04.14AutoNation Announces Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales of 21,987 in February 2014, Highest February Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales Since 2007(1)
- Total retail new vehicle unit sales in February 2014 increased 4% versus February 2013 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its total retail new vehicle unit sales in February 2014, as reported to the applicable automotive manufacturers, were 21,987, an increase of 4% as compared to February 2013. Same-store retail new vehicle unit sales in February 2014 were 21,560, an increase of 2% as... 
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02.04.14AutoNation Announces Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales of 19,434 in January 2014
- Total retail new vehicle unit sales in January 2014 up slightly as compared to January 2013   FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its total retail new vehicle unit sales in January 2014, as reported to the applicable automotive manufacturers, were 19,434, compared to 19,351 in January 2013. Same-store retail new vehicle unit sales in January 2014 were 18,964, compared to 19,351 i... 
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01.30.14AutoNation Reports All-Time Record Quarter and All-Time Record Full Year Results
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fourth Quarter 2013 Results Adjusted EPS from continuing operations an all-time record $0.83, up 24% compared to fourth quarter 2012 EPS from continuing operations of $0.67 (no adjusting items in the year-ago period) On a GAAP basis, fourth quarter 2013 EPS from continuing operations was $0.89, up 33% over the fourth quarter of 2012 Total revenue of $4.5 billion, up 8% compared to the year-ago period, increasing across all major b... 
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01.08.14AutoNation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Thursday, January 30, 2014
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 8, 2014 /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, 2013 on Thursday, January 30, 2014. Mike Jackson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mike Maroone, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Cheryl Scully, Interim Chief Financial Officer, will discuss these results and other information regarding the Company during... 
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01.07.14Cheryl Scully, Vice President and Treasurer, Appointed Interim CFO of AutoNation
Mike Short Announces Departure as CFO FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, announced today that Cheryl Scully, Vice President and Treasurer of the Company, was appointed interim Chief Financial Officer while the Company conducts a search for a new Chief Financial Officer.  Mike Short, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, will leave the Company effective January 7, 2014.  (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.co... 
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01.06.14AutoNation Announces Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales of 29,596 in December 2013, a 6% Increase versus December 2012, Highest December Total Retail New Vehicle Unit Sales since 2001(1)
-- Total retail new vehicle unit sales for full year 2013 were 296,419, an increase of 11% versus full year 2012, highest full year total retail new vehicle unit sales since 2007(1) -- Total retail new vehicle unit sales in fourth quarter 2013 were 77,964 an increase of 9% versus fourth quarter 2012 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that its total retail new vehicle unit sales in December ... 
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