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JB Hunt Transport Services Inc (JBHT) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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JB Hunt Transport Services Inc (JBHT) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc, together with its wholly owned subsidiaries provides surface transportation and delivery services to a group of customers and consumers throughout the continental United States, Canada and Mexico. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc has a market cap of $11.86 billion; its shares were traded at around $109.11 with a P/E ratio of 24.63 and P/S ratio of 1.46. The dividend yield of JB Hunt Transport Services Inc stocks is 0.90%. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 11.00% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated JB Hunt Transport Services Inc the business predictability rank of 5-star.


For the last quarter JB Hunt Transport Services Inc reported a revenue of $2.3 billion, compared with the revenue of $2 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $8.6 billion, an increase of 19.8% from last year. For the last five years JB Hunt Transport Services Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 8% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $4.43 for the year, a decline of 28.3% from the previous year. Over the last five years JB Hunt Transport Services Inc had an EPS growth rate of 12.8% a year. The JB Hunt Transport Services Inc had an operating margin of 7.91%, compared with the operating margin of 8.68% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of JB Hunt Transport Services Inc is 10.41%. The profitability rank of the company is 9 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $7.60 million, compared with $14.6 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $898.4 million, compared with $1.1 billion in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 9.3. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc has a financial strength rank of 6 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $109.11, JB Hunt Transport Services Inc is traded at close to its historical median P/S valuation band of $108.63. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.46, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.45. The intrinsic value of the stock is $94.30 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock lost 8.04% during the past 12 months.

CFO Recent Trades:

  • EVP and CFO David G Mee sold 2,886 shares of JBHT stock on 02/11/2019 at the average price of $109.06. The price of the stock has increased by 0.05% since.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • EVP, President DCS Nicholas Hobbs sold 3,000 shares of JBHT stock on 02/21/2019 at the average price of $112.04. The price of the stock has decreased by 2.62% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of JBHT, click here.

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