Note: Penske Automotive Group's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Trademark applications show the products and services that Penske Automotive Group is developing and marketing.
Penske Automotive Group's new tradmarks suggest it is investing in R&D and marketing, while expanding into new products or markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
PREMIER EXPRESS REPAIR Repair and maintenance services for commercial vehicles
ECAR SHOP POWERED BY PENSKE sales and servicing of new and used automobiles; sales of automobile parts, and providing online information relating to the sale and servicing of new and used automobile and automobile parts via the internet
Determine whether Penske Automotive Group grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Penske Automotive Group is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Penske Automotive Group's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Penske Automotive Group, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Penske Automotive Group.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
These companies are in the same general field as Penske Automotive Group and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.