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Hot August: Subcompacts Lead 1.4% Gain in Retained Values
Black Book: Retained Values Flat in July

Black Book: Retained Values Flat in July

Black Book’s Used Vehicle Retention Index showed no change overall from June to July, but a closer look reveals ‘very clear trends’ in several key segments.

August 6, 2019

Black Book Powers TEXTiUM Buy-Back Platform
Used Vehicle Retention Index Ticks Up in June

Used Vehicle Retention Index Ticks Up in June

Black Book analysts say full-size vans and premium sports cars helped used-vehicle values start summer on a strong note, ticking up 0.6% from May to finish at 115 in June.

July 9, 2019

Black Book Partners With Drivably to Enhance Inventory Recommendations
Black Book: Retention Index Up for First Time Since October
Black Book: Used Values Decline for Fifth Straight Month
Report: 2019 Depreciation Rate Up Sharply to 15%
Black Book: Retention Index Down 0.6% in March

Black Book: Retention Index Down 0.6% in March

Black Book’s Used Vehicle Retention Index slipped again in March but showed a 1.7% year-over-year gain heading into April, when analysts expect the spring selling season to begin in earnest.

April 9, 2019

Black Book’s Retention Index Climbs to October 2016 Level

The firm’s Used Vehicle Retention Index for September increased by 1.9% from a year ago to 116, with all vehicle segments showing increases. The compact crossovers, mid-size crossovers, compact car, full-size pickup, and mid-size car segments were the main drivers.

October 3, 2018

Black Book HAV Data Now Integrated Into defi SOLUTIONS’ LOS Platform

Black Book HAV Data Now Integrated Into defi SOLUTIONS’ LOS Platform

Defi SOLUTIONS is the first loan origination platform to include Black Book’s History Adjusted Valuations data feed. Users can now identify undesirable deals prior to the origination process, improve advance amounts, prevent fraud, and use HAV to set floors more accurately when remarketing.

September 17, 2018

Demand for Pickups and Small Cars Fuel Weekly Values
Upstream Remarketing Keeping Used-Vehicle Values Strong

Upstream Remarketing Keeping Used-Vehicle Values Strong

Depreciation through the first half of 2018 stood at 13.7%, much lower than the 16.3% rate recorded in the year-ago period. Analysts say upstream remarketing has kept values strong despite the tidal wave of off-lease vehicles that returned to market during the period.

August 13, 2018

Black Book: Wholesale Values Remain Stable at Start of Summer