Brokers Set Expectations for CarMax, Inc.’s Q4 2025 Earnings (NYSE:KMX)

CarMax, Inc. (NYSE:KMXFree Report) – Investment analysts at Wedbush raised their Q4 2025 earnings estimates for CarMax in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, April 2nd. Wedbush analyst S. Basham now expects that the company will post earnings per share of $0.67 for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of $0.56. Wedbush has a “Outperform” rating and a $100.00 price target on the stock. The consensus estimate for CarMax’s current full-year earnings is $2.87 per share.

KMX has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Bank of America raised their price objective on shares of CarMax from $44.00 to $50.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 29th. Needham & Company LLC raised shares of CarMax from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $99.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, March 20th. Mizuho started coverage on shares of CarMax in a research note on Tuesday, March 19th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $80.00 price objective for the company. Evercore ISI boosted their price target on shares of CarMax from $78.00 to $85.00 and gave the stock an “in-line” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada increased their target price on shares of CarMax from $80.00 to $83.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, December 22nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $81.25.

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CarMax Trading Down 2.5 %

CarMax stock opened at $83.81 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $77.50 and a 200 day moving average price of $72.12. CarMax has a 52 week low of $59.66 and a 52 week high of $88.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.01, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 2.45. The firm has a market capitalization of $13.23 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.61, a P/E/G ratio of 1.31 and a beta of 1.61.

Insider Activity

In other news, EVP Diane L. Cafritz sold 22,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.08, for a total value of $1,541,760.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 5,073 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $355,515.84. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. In other news, EVP Diane L. Cafritz sold 2,730 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.54, for a total value of $192,574.20. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 5,073 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $357,849.42. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, EVP Diane L. Cafritz sold 22,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.08, for a total transaction of $1,541,760.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 5,073 shares in the company, valued at $355,515.84. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 38,929 shares of company stock valued at $2,740,901 over the last ninety days. 1.66% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On CarMax

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. VitalStone Financial LLC acquired a new stake in CarMax during the first quarter worth about $33,000. Allworth Financial LP grew its stake in CarMax by 153.3% during the fourth quarter. Allworth Financial LP now owns 342 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,000 after buying an additional 207 shares in the last quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co grew its stake in CarMax by 100.0% during the third quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 400 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV grew its stake in CarMax by 1,081.1% during the fourth quarter. Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV now owns 437 shares of the company’s stock worth $34,000 after buying an additional 400 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Ronald Blue Trust Inc. grew its stake in CarMax by 194.0% during the third quarter. Ronald Blue Trust Inc. now owns 438 shares of the company’s stock worth $31,000 after buying an additional 289 shares in the last quarter.

About CarMax

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CarMax, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of used vehicles in the United States. It operates in two segments, CarMax Sales Operations and CarMax Auto Finance. The company offers customers a range of makes and models of used vehicles, including domestic, imported, and luxury vehicles, as well as hybrid and electric vehicles; and extended protection plans to customers at the time of sale, as well as sells vehicles that are approximately 10 years old and has more than 100,000 miles through wholesale auctions.

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