Copart, Inc. [NASDAQ: CPRT] opened at N/A and closed at $103.35 a share within trading session on 02/13/20. That means that the stock gained by 0.19% compared to the closing price from a day before, when the stock touched $103.55.

Between the start and the closing of the latest trading session, Copart, Inc. [NASDAQ: CPRT] had 748620 shares being bought and sold. In the last three months, average trading volumes hovered around 1.72M shares. During the last week, volatility in the share price was set at 1.64%, which placed the metric for the last 30 days at 1.85%. The price of the stock additionally went down to $51.99 during that period and CPRT managed to take a rebound to $104.10 in the last 52 weeks.

Copart, Inc. [NASDAQ:CPRT]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 51.99 to 104.10. This is compared to its latest closing price of $103.35.

Keep an eye out for the next scheduled publication date for this company’s financial results, which are expected to be released on Wed 19 Feb (In 5 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Copart, Inc. [CPRT]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Copart, Inc. [CPRT] sitting at +35.09 and its Gross Margin at +42.93, this company’s Net Margin is now 32.60%. These measurements indicate that Copart, Inc. [CPRT] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 34.44, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 27.70%. Its Return on Equity is 35.23, and its Return on Assets is 24.37. These metrics all suggest that Copart, Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Copart, Inc. [CPRT] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 22.56. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 18.41, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 15.75. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 36.17, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 22.50.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 29.70 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 0.50. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 11.15, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.02. Copart, Inc. [CPRT] has a Price to Book Ratio of 10.02, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 28.83 and P/E Ratio of 35.53. These metrics suggest that this publicly-traded organization will not likely result in investment gains.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Copart, Inc. [CPRT] earns $278,689 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 5.42 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.84. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 2.09 and its Current Ratio is 2.17. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Copart, Inc. [CPRT] has 233.29M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $24.11B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 51.99 to 104.10. At its current price, it has moved down by -0.53% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 99.17% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.79, which indicates that it is 1.64% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 73.79. This RSI suggests that Copart, Inc. is currently Overbought.

Conclusion: Is Copart, Inc. [CPRT] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Copart, Inc. [CPRT], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.