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Werner Enterprises Inc (WERN) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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Werner Enterprises Inc (WERN) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Werner Enterprises Inc is a tuckload carrier company in the United States engaged in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. It also provides logistics services through Werner Logistics segment. Werner Enterprises Inc has a market cap of $2.44 billion; its shares were traded at around $34.66 with a P/E ratio of 14.84 and P/S ratio of 1.06. The dividend yield of Werner Enterprises Inc stocks is 0.98%. Werner Enterprises Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 3.00% over the past ten years.


For the last quarter Werner Enterprises Inc reported a revenue of $646.4 million, compared with the revenue of $567.4 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $2.5 billion, an increase of 16.1% from last year. For the last five years Werner Enterprises Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 2.6% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $2.33 for the year, a decline of 16.8% from the previous year. Over the last five years Werner Enterprises Inc had an EPS growth rate of 15.8% a year. The Werner Enterprises Inc had an operating margin of 9.12%, compared with the operating margin of 6.79% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Werner Enterprises Inc is 8.55%. The profitability rank of the company is 7 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Werner Enterprises Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $33.9 million, compared with $13.6 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $50.0 million, compared with $75.0 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is at a comfortable level of 83.2. Werner Enterprises Inc has a financial strength rank of 7 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $34.66, Werner Enterprises Inc is traded at 17.1% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $29.59. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.06, while the historical median P/S ratio is 0.90. The stock lost 6.39% during the past 12 months.

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This article first appeared on GuruFocus.