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April 23-25, 2017 – NADC

The 2017 NADC 13th Annual Member Conference will be held April 23 – 25, 2017 at The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, CA. Erin will present on Monday, April 24 at 10:30AM during Session 2: Key Legal and Market Considerations in Today’s Buy-Sell Market, along with Diane Anderson Murphy (Moss Adams LLP), Jim Barone (Feruzzo & Feruzzo LLP), and Vasko Mitzev [...]

By |April 23rd, 2017|Events|

How These Auto Dealerships Stocks are Faring? — CarMax, AutoNation, Copart, and Penske Automotive

Stock-Callers.com has initiated reports coverage on CarMax Inc. (NYSE: KMX), AutoNation Inc. (NYSE: AN), Copart Inc. (NASDAQ: CPRT), and Penske Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE:  PAG). According to The Blue Sky Report®, a Kerrigan Quarterly, an increase in serious sellers coming back into the market, improved valuations, private buyer demand for large acquisitions, advantageous market fluctuations, and [...]

By |April 18th, 2017|In the News|

Are you up or down? Franchise values in motion

The US auto market has always been a highly dynamic, competitive marketplace, with OEM's product lines and availability, corporate strategies and technology in constant motion.  These elements can, and often do, impact blue sky multiples for various franchises.  Each quarter, we make adjustments to blue sky franchise multiples, positively and negatively, based upon our analysis [...]

By |April 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|

March 29, 2017 – The Buy/Sell Briefing

Please join Kerrigan Advisors at our first annual Buy/Sell Briefing on March 29th at The Pacific Club in Newport Beach from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. At the Briefing, Kerrigan Advisors will discuss The Blue Sky Report™ for the full year of 2016.  The presentation will review current franchise multiples, drivers of today’s buy/sell market and expected trends for 2017. We will also have a [...]

By |March 29th, 2017|Events|

Buy-sells shuffle dealership rankings

It's a good time to buy dealerships, says Brian Bates, CEO of Holman Consumer Services, the branch of Holman Enterprises that includes Holman Automotive Group Inc. Holman Automotive acquired the 14-rooftop Kuni Automotive in July. The acquisition bumped Holman 35 spots higher on Automotive News' annual Top 150 Dealership Groups list, which ranks dealership groups based in [...]

By |March 27th, 2017|In the News|

Public Dealer Groups Sell More Than They Buy

Buy/sell auto dealership activity is set to rebound to record levels in 2017, according to The Blue Sky Report from Kerrigan Advisors. Although there was a slight decline (8 percent) in overall transaction activity in 2016, and rising real estate costs are set to present a challenge for buyers, an increase in serious sellers coming [...]

By |March 25th, 2017|In the News|

5 factors to drive dealership buy/sell activity

Two firms — Haig Partners and Kerrigan Advisors — each shared upbeat reports about the “robust” outlook for dealership buy-sell activity. In fact, The Blue Sky Report from Kerrigan Advisors went so far as to say dealership buy/sell activity is set to rebound to record levels in 2017 as the firm released its analysis for the full [...]

By |March 25th, 2017|In the News|

Buy/Sell Auto Dealership Activity Declined in 2016, but Record Activity Predicted for 2017 according to The Blue Sky Report® released by Kerrigan Advisors

Buy/Sell auto dealership activity is set to rebound to record levels in 2017, according to The Blue Sky Report®, a Kerrigan Quarterly, which today released its analysis for the full year 2016.  Although there was a slight decline (8%) in overall transaction activity in 2016, and rising real estate costs are set to present a [...]

By |March 23rd, 2017|In the News|

Buy-sell activity poised to rebound

Buy-sell activity last year slipped from 2015's record level, but brokers expect it to rebound this year as more sellers come to market with realistic price expectations. Domestic brands and nonluxury import brands are hot. That's partially, but not entirely, because of their truck-heavy lineups, two buy-sell advisers say in reports out this week. Kerrigan: [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|In the News|

March 12 & 13, 2017 – Automotive Leadership Roundtable & Awards

We look forward to seeing you in Miami at the Fontainebleau for the Automotive Leadership Roundtable & Awards this year. As Silver Sponsors, we congratulate all the ALR award winners! Don’t miss Ryan Kerrigan’s Buy/Sell Market update at 11:45AM, followed by a panel hosted by Susan Scarola. CREATING STAKEHOLDER VALUE: Bottom up or top down management? [...]

By |March 12th, 2017|Events|