Publicly Traded Auctions

U.S. Exchanges

List of Publicly Traded Auctions Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

Examples of publicly traded companies in this section include:

  • Car auctions
  • Fine merchandise and collectible auctions
  • Industrial equipment auctions
  • Online auction services to companies with surplus assets or inventory


A comparison widget that shows trend, earnings per share (EPS), P/E ratio and beta for each of the companies on this list can be accessed through the link below.

Auction Industry Comparison Widget

Select the company’s link to access charts, news links and company website and social media information.


Copart, Inc. (CPRT) (Vehicle Auctions)

KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR) (Vehicle auctions)

Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) (Excess inventory services)

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA) (Equipment Auctioneer)

Sotheby’s (BID) (Oldest company on the New York Stock Exchange)

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Publicly Traded Companies by Sector and Industry