Auto Trader is the UK’s largest digital automotive marketplace.

Our trusted brand has been built over the last 40 years through advancements in our technology and products, coupled with a highly skilled digital workforce.

We generate value by investing in the largest and most trusted automotive marketplace. This generates greater consumer engagement, a larger choice of stock and therefore revenue.

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Financial and operational highlights

£355.1m

Revenue up 8% (2018: £330.1m)

£243.7m

Operating profit up 10% (2018: £221.3m)

21.00p

Basic EPS up 18% per share (2018: 17.74p)

£258.5m

Cash generated from operations up 13% (2018: £228.4m)

£151.1m

Cash returns to shareholders (2018: £148.4m)

6.7p

Total dividend per share (2018: 5.9p)

49.1m

Cross platform visits up 1% (2018: 48.7m)

461k

Live stock up 2% (2018: 453,000)
As #cardealers re-opened their showrooms on Monday we saw the highest day for new car leads since we launched the new car platform. To find out more about #advertising your #newcars with us, email brandnew@autotrader.co.uk https://t.co/ke5xKYmGME
That's it for this week's webinar. Thanks to our guest @mikejonesase for joining us once again and be sure to register for next week's webinar at https://t.co/NiN0Kwzkit https://t.co/9pwRYEnOJa
Question for @MarcThornboroug - How can I manage sales in the current scenario?
Now over to Q&A - first question around what happens if I include admin prices in the full advertised price?
Update on the self-employed scheme – applications for a second grant to open in August. Allows you to claim 70% of average monthly trading profits, capped at £6,570
Great summary from @ASE_Global on what government support is currently available https://t.co/dg4Ge6nVi7
Delighted to welcome @mikejonesase from @ASE_Global back to provide the latest update on the #furlough scheme and #selfemployed income support scheme
When it comes to where to source your stock - @MarcThornboroug highlights that @dealerauction1 is offering a free 3-month subscription for new customers (even if you've had a free trial before). Request a call back and one of our account managers will get in touch to help you!
We've once again dusted off @MarcThornboroug to talk about restocking your forecourt to ensure you are #RetailReady
Great advice from @stuart_trader - be sure to reorganise your back end to cope with the surge in leads. A missed call could be a missed sale!

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