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Car-Mart Uses GPS To Improve ‘Efficiency’

by Marty Cook 11/24/2014 12:00 am

Car-Mart announced in its quarterly earnings report in August that it had invested in the GPS technology and the devices were now in about 67 percent of the cars it had sold. It should be no shocking news flash that many car buyers at dealerships such as Car-Mart have little credit or not the best of credit and thus are considered high risk.

America's Car-Mart 2Q Earnings Rise Amid Higher Sales

by Marty Cook 11/20/2014 9:20 am

America's Car-Mart Inc. of Bentonville reports second-quarter earnings of $7.5 million, a 29.5 percent increase from the same quarter a year ago.

Car-Mart Stays the Course in Low-Interest Environment

by Marty Cook 9/1/2014 12:00 am

Fiscal 2014, which ended April 30, was ‘a pretty stout year’ for America’s Car-Mart Inc., where sales were up but earnings were down 34 percent. Fortunately, the new year is looking better.

America's Car-Mart 3Q Profit Falls In 'Tough' Conditions for Buyers

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2014 10:52 am

America's Car-Mart Inc. of Bentonville reports third-quarter profit of $1.5 million, or 16 cents per share, down 81 percent from $8 million, or 84 cents per share, in the same quarter last year.

Big Investor Bets on Car-Mart’s Success

by Marty Cook 1/6/2014 12:00 am

Several analysts have downgraded shares of America’s Car-Mart Inc. after the Bentonville used-car seller reported quarterly earnings in November. But not all investors listen to analysts. One of the company’s major stockholders has purchased an additional 300,000-plus shares.