124.65 0.00 (0.00%)
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|Bid||114.80 x 800|
|Ask||124.65 x 800|
|Day's Range||124.36 - 128.69|
|52 Week Range||84.08 - 129.74|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||20.17|
|Earnings Date||Jul 16, 2018 - Jul 17, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.96 (0.78%)|
|1y Target Est||131.00|
J.B. Hunt's (JBHT) key divisions are performing well, thereby driving growth for the company. The new tax law is also a positive.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. , one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, announced today that it has been named to the Fortune 500 list for the sixth consecutive year, moving up 12 positions to #395 and entering the top 400 for the first time in company history.
In the first quarter, United Parcel Service (UPS) reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.55. With a payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.91 per share, UPS’s dividend payout ratio was 59.0%. Dividends are paid out of a company’s FCFs (free cash flows).
J.B. Hunt (JBHT) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
The United States’ premier road transportation (JBHT) company, Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD), announced its 1Q18 earnings today. The road carrier (IYT) puzzled analysts polled by Thomson Reuters with its strong earnings. EXPD beat analysts’ adjusted EPS (earnings per share) estimate of $0.65 by a wide margin of 17%. The company’s adjusted EPS for 1Q18 came in at $0.76, up a whopping 49% YoY (year-over-year).
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. today announced the company will participate in these upcoming conferences:
The Kansas-headquartered premiere road transportation (JBHT) company, YRC Worldwide (YRCW), announced its 1Q18 earnings today. The company’s adjusted loss per share stood at $0.44, far better than Thomson Reuters–surveyed analysts’ estimate of a $0.71 loss per share. So the leading US trucker (XPO) beat analysts’ loss per share estimates by a huge margin of 38.2% in the first quarter of 2018.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT), one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, was selected by Forbes as one of America’s Best Large Employers of 2018. “Our culture at J.B. Hunt is built around empowering our employees,” said John Roberts, president and CEO of J.B. Hunt.
XPO Logistics, the US’s second-largest LTL (less-than-truckload) services provider, announced 1Q18 earnings after market hours on May 2. The company will hold its conference call on May 3 at 8:30 AM EST. The dominant road freight carrier (JBHT) in the US reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.61, surpassing analysts’ estimate of $0.51. The company beat analysts’ projections by a wide margin of 19.6%.
In this last part of our series, we’ll look at how analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters are rating C. H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) ahead of its 1Q18 earnings. Currently, 21 analysts are covering the company. While four analysts (19%) have a “strong buy” rating on CHRW stock, three (14%) analysts have suggested a “buy.” Eleven analysts (52%) recommend a “hold” on the company. Three (14%) analysts advise a “sell.”
In this article, we’ll take a look at analysts’ earnings estimates for C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) ahead of 1Q18 earnings. Analysts expect CHRW to report EPS (earnings per share) of $1.01 in the first quarter of 2018, which indicates expected growth of 17% YoY (year-over-year.) For 2018 overall, Wall Street expects C.H. Robinson Worldwide to report EPS of $4.51 per share, reflecting growth of 34.5% YoY.
The United States’ number-one rail freight carrier, Union Pacific (UNP), announced its 1Q18 earnings today. The company’s adjusted EPS (earnings per share) came in at $1.68, whereas Thomson Reuters–surveyed analysts expected $1.66. Union Pacific beat analysts’ adjusted EPS estimate by a narrow margin of 1.2%.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. , one of the largest supply chain solutions providers in North America, recently recognized 77 J.B. Hunt drivers who achieved two, three, and four million safe miles driven within the past year, awarding nearly $1 million in safe driver bonuses.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 23, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free earnings report on Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE). The Company reported its fourth quarter fiscal 2017 and full fiscal year 2017 operating and financial results on March 16, 2018. Active-Investors.com is currently working on the research report for J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), which also belongs to the Services sector as the Company Daseke.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) has a consensus rating of 2.3, suggesting a “buy.” The company is tracked by 24 analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters. Seven (29.2%) of them are recommending a “strong buy” for JBHT stock. Five (20.8%) are recommending a “buy,” 11 (45.8%) are recommending a “hold,” and one (4.2%) is recommending a “sell.”
Let’s look now at J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) operating margin in 1Q18. During the quarter, it expanded 13.4% to $169 million, from $149 million in 1Q17. However, it contracted 0.5% to 8.7% from 9.5% in the corresponding quarter last year. Higher operating costs took a toll on its operating margin.
The Truck segment is J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) smallest segment by revenue. The share of its revenue fell to 5% in the first quarter of 2018 from 6% in 1Q17. In 1Q18, the segment recorded a 1% fall in revenue to $92.7 million from $94 million in 1Q17.
In 1Q18, J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) Integrated Capacity Solutions (or ICS) segment reported a robust 41% rise in revenue. Its revenue was $296.1 million, up from $209 million in the same quarter last year. This non-asset-based segment is the third-largest source of JBHT’s total revenues.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.24 per common share, payable to stockholders of record on May 4, 2018.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) Dedicated Contract Services (or DCS) segment is the company’s second-largest revenue source. In 1Q18, the segment’s revenue share was 25%, up 1% from 24% in the same quarter last year.
The revenue of J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) Intermodal segment is very important. The segment contributes more than half of the company’s total revenues. In the first quarter of 2018, the segment’s revenue was $1.1 billion, up 14.2% from 1Q17. The segmental revenue was 55% of the company’s total revenue in 1Q18, down 2% from 57% in the first quarter of 2017.
In the trucking industry, the quarterly earnings releases typically start with J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT). On April 16, 2018, this North American trucking and transportation company announced its 1Q18 earnings. It reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $1.07, which missed the Thomson Reuters–surveyed analyst estimate of $1.09 by 2%.
The S&P 500’s top gainers on April 16 were: JB Hunt Transport (JBHT) gained 6.2%. CVS (CVS) gained 4.2%. Ecolab (ECL) gained 4.1%. Nielsen Holdings (NLSN) gained 4.1%. Charles Schwab (SCHW) gained 4%. JB Hunt Transport Services