Why Carvana Stock is Rallying
Carvana shares rose 16.17% on Wednesday as investors are hoping to pick the end of the recent sell-off. The stock is down from is high of $376 back on the 10th of August.
Insiders have been buying up stock recently with the CEO, Garcia Ernest, leading the way having bought 7.1m shares at $80 (after selling 7.5 in 2021 at $289).
On Thursday the state of Illinois ordered a stay on the auto-sellers temporary suspension allowing them to return to issuing registrations through a 3rd party instead of direct.
In light of recent poor financial results and increasing debt, the company is focused on cutting costs having laid off 12% of 2,500 employees earlier in the month and releasing an updated Operating Plan to turn the company profitable, something it has yet to do.