July 2, 2022

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Carvana, ‘The Amazon of Car Dealers’, Fights its Biggest Battle

The way Ernie Garcia III sees it, the difficulty is not existential.

Garcia, founder and CEO of Carvana  (CVNA) – Get Carvana Co. Class A Report, the online used motor vehicle retailer, gave a operate down of his firm’s monetary placement throughout a June 7 presentation at the William Blair Yearly Stock Development Conference.

Carvana, which has been dubbed “the Amazon of car or truck dealers,” have’t viewed a lot in the way of expansion lately, as its share value have dropped significantly. 

An Existential Disaster?

On Aug. 10, 2021, the Tempe, Arizona’s company’s inventory strike a large of $370.10. On June 9–a lot less than a year later on–shares closed at $23.13.