WERN - Werner Enterprises, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
35.60
-1.00 (-2.73%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close36.60
Open36.55
Bid35.50 x 1300
Ask35.75 x 1100
Day's Range35.50 - 36.72
52 Week Range33.20 - 43.95
Volume1,268,291
Avg. Volume987,776
Market Cap2.55B
Beta0.92
PE Ratio (TTM)11.23
EPS (TTM)3.17
Earnings DateOct 17, 2018 - Oct 22, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.36 (0.95%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-28
1y Target Est42.67
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  • Should Value Investors Buy Werner Enterprises (WERN) Stock?
    Zacks2 days ago

    Should Value Investors Buy Werner Enterprises (WERN) Stock?

    Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.

  • Why Werner (WERN) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again
    Zacks4 days ago

    Why Werner (WERN) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again

    Werner (WERN) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

  • GlobeNewswire8 days ago

    Werner Enterprises Unveils Second Race for the Cure Truck

    OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 14, 2018-- Werner Enterprises, a premier transportation and logistics company, in collaboration with Daimler Trucks North America, is pleased to unveil its second Susan G. Komen Race ...

  • WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?
    Zacks8 days ago

    WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

    WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

  • GlobeNewswire9 days ago

    Werner Enterprises Supports the 2018 Special Olympics Convoy

    OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 13, 2018-- Werner Enterprises, a premier transportation and logistics company, is proud to support the World’ s Largest Truck Convoy ® from Hastings, Nebraska, to Grand Island, Nebraska, ...

  • 4 Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy Amid Rising Geopolitical Tensions
    Zacks9 days ago

    4 Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy Amid Rising Geopolitical Tensions

    Mid-cap stocks have been faring better than the other two segments amid rising geopolitical tensions, and could be the right investment choice.

  • Benzinga10 days ago

    Deutsche Bank Sees Knock-on Effect From Florence For Transportation Stocks

    Hurricane Florence is providing a catalyst to transportation stocks as investors bet on the storm causing a near-term spike in demand across the U.S. Southeast. Deutsche Bank said in a research report that "concerns around truck supply from the rising severity of Hurricane Florence" are helping lift transportation industry names. "While we hope the storm weakens significantly and quickly, major weather events can have a significant impact on transportation supply/demand dynamics – particularly for trucking companies," Deutsche Bank said.

  • How the Market Values Major Truckload Carriers
    Market Realist10 days ago

    How the Market Values Major Truckload Carriers

    In the previous part of this series, we looked at analysts’ recommendations for the major US truckload (XLI) carriers. Now let’s see how they are valued by the market.

  • What Analysts Recommend for Major US Truckload Carriers
    Market Realist11 days ago

    What Analysts Recommend for Major US Truckload Carriers

    Of the 24 analysts covering J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) stock, seven recommend a “strong buy,” and five recommend a “buy.” Eleven analysts recommend a “hold,” and one analyst recommends a “sell.” Their target price of $134.15 per share was 9% higher than the September 5 closing price of $123.07. JBHT’s spectacular growth across all its business segments in the second quarter could be the key to the stock’s upward path going forward.

  • What Analysts Estimate for Major Truckload Carriers in 2018
    Market Realist11 days ago

    What Analysts Estimate for Major Truckload Carriers in 2018

    A tax deduction for capital expenditures according to the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a boon for the transportation industry. Lower taxes also help increase free cash flow. Transportation (IYT) is a cyclical industry that was reeling under pressure due to lower freight volumes in recent years.

  • Which Truckload Carrier Is Least Levered after the Second Quarter?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Which Truckload Carrier Is Least Levered after the Second Quarter?

    After reviewing the adjusted EPS of major US truckload (IYT) carriers, let’s turn now to their balance sheets to evaluate their debt levels. Net debt is the excess of total debt over cash and cash equivalents. As you can see in the above graph, Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX) has the highest net debt-to-forward EBITDA multiple of ~0.8x among the major truckload companies under discussion.

  • Bet on These 5 Low Leverage Stocks Amid Uncertainties
    Zacks12 days ago

    Bet on These 5 Low Leverage Stocks Amid Uncertainties

    In the world of business finance, leverage refers to an investment strategy that involves borrowing of funds to finance the expansion of the business

  • Werner’s Earnings Growth Topped Its Peers in the Second Quarter
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Werner’s Earnings Growth Topped Its Peers in the Second Quarter

    In this part, we’ll examine the YoY (year-over-year) changes in their second-quarter adjusted earnings. A quick look at the above graph shows that all the major US truckload carriers posted huge gains in their second-quarter adjusted EPS. Werner Enterprises (WERN) reported a whopping 90.6% YoY growth in its second-quarter earnings.

  • Driver Shortage for Truckload Carriers and Q2 Employee Costs
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Driver Shortage for Truckload Carriers and Q2 Employee Costs

    The LTL (less-than-truckload) companies were nearly immune to the acute driver shortage faced by the US trucking industry until 2017. Truckload companies have been facing driver shortages for quite some time. In 2017, LTL companies also began experiencing driver shortages. According to the American Trucking Associations, the shortage is currently at ~51,000.

  • Comparing Truckload Carriers’ Second-Quarter Operating Margins
    Market Realist15 days ago

    Comparing Truckload Carriers’ Second-Quarter Operating Margins

    In the previous part of this series, we reviewed major US truckload transporters’ second-quarter revenue growth. Operating ratio is an important metric for transportation companies. It’s expressed as operating expenses as a percentage of revenue.

  • GlobeNewswire15 days ago

    Werner Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

    OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 07, 2018-- Werner Enterprises, a premier transportation and logistics company, will host celebrations in recognition of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week from Sept. 9-15, including ...

  • Which Truckload Carrier Topped Revenue Growth in Q2?
    Market Realist15 days ago

    Which Truckload Carrier Topped Revenue Growth in Q2?

    The major US truckload carriers covered in this series are J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT), Schneider National (SNDR), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Landstar System (LSTR), and Werner Enterprises (WERN). Let’s compare their second-quarter revenues and revenue growth. The uniform financial years followed by all these companies facilitates meaningful comparisons.

  • How Major US Road Transporter Stocks Fared in 2018
    Market Realist15 days ago

    How Major US Road Transporter Stocks Fared in 2018

    In 2017, trucks hauled ~10.8 billion tons of freight, representing ~70.2% of all the domestic freight tonnage in the United States. Last year, the US trucking industry generated $700.1 billion in annual revenue, which was 79.3% of the country’s freight bill. The trucking industry, a vital part of the overall supply chain, is highly fragmented in the United States.

  • Should You Be Tempted To Buy Werner Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:WERN) Because Of Its PE Ratio?
    Simply Wall St.17 days ago

    Should You Be Tempted To Buy Werner Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:WERN) Because Of Its PE Ratio?

    This article is intended for those of you who are at the beginning of your investing journey and want to start learning about core concepts of fundamental analysis on practicalRead More...

  • Could Werner Enterprises Raise Its Dividend in 2018?
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Could Werner Enterprises Raise Its Dividend in 2018?

    Free cash flow is an important metric in determining the levels of dividend payments. Free cash flow is a company’s excess operating cash over its capital expenditure (capex) during a specific period.

  • Analyzing Werner Enterprises’ Quarterly Dividend and Its Growth
    Market Realist23 days ago

    Analyzing Werner Enterprises’ Quarterly Dividend and Its Growth

    Nebraska-based transportation and logistics company Werner Enterprises (WERN) announced its regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.09 per common share on August 15. The quarterly cash dividend is payable to shareowners of record at the close of business on October 1 and is slated to be paid on October 16. WERN has paid a quarterly cash dividend to its common stockholders every quarter since July 1987.

  • WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?
    Zacks24 days ago

    WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

    WERN vs. HTLD: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

  • Trucking Industry Races Ahead on Freight Demand: 4 Top Bets
    Zacks24 days ago

    Trucking Industry Races Ahead on Freight Demand: 4 Top Bets

    The upbeat freight scenario leading to an escalation in freight rates is immensely beneficial to the trucking industry.

  • Is Werner Enterprises (WERN) a Great Value Stock Right Now?
    Zacks25 days ago

    Is Werner Enterprises (WERN) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

    Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.

  • Is Werner Enterprises (WERN) a Great Value Stock Right Now?
    Zacks25 days ago

    Is Werner Enterprises (WERN) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

    Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.