America's Car-Mart Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy America's Car-Mart stock? (NasdaqGS:CRMT). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

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  • This company is solid.
  • This company has wild ups and downs.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This stock looks overpriced.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the CRMT Numbers

CRMT Price
(America's Car-Mart stock price per share)
$142.06
[?] CRMT Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$53.27
[?] CRMT Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $34.63
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 31% lower than other Consumer Goods stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 32% lower than other Auto & Truck Dealerships stocks
[?] Cash Yield 0.89%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 49%

This stock has short interest! This means that people have shorted it.

Why does that matter? They've made a bet that price will decrease from where they bought it. Maybe there are financial problems, or maybe there's a value play.

As of the latest analysis, there are 190,164 shares shorted. With 6,164,193 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 60,150, it would take at least 3.161 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is America's Car-Mart Stock on Sale?

We believe that America's Car-Mart may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

America's Car-Mart looks overpriced right now. If you're looking for a bargain in the stock market, you should probably look elsewhere for a great deal. This might still be a great stock to own—but it's not on sale right now.

Should You Buy CRMT Stock?

Does America's Car-Mart have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.