Werner Enterprises Company Profile (NASDAQ:WERN)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 14 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $27.12 (7.95% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetHold$22.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/22/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$23.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/11/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$25.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/26/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$21.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHold$28.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$30.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$32.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/7/2016BB&T Corp.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/3/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$33.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/14/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutral$31.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/18/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price Target$29.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/21/2015StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/23/2015Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Peer PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/18/2016        
7/21/2016Q2$0.23$0.25$499.50 million$498.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2016Q1$0.32$0.28$494.68 million$482.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q4$0.46$0.51$547.55 million$528.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2015Q3$0.43$0.44$548.59 million$534.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2015Q2$0.42$0.44$539.65 million$534.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2015Q115$0.31$0.32$510.74 million$495.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015Q414$0.38$0.45$553.30 million$551.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2014Q314$0.36$0.36$542.95 million$551.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2014Q214$0.35$0.35$524.14 million$542.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014Q114$0.21$0.20$500.27 million$492.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2014Q413$0.29$0.30$512.60 million$517.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013Q313$0.29$0.29$503.82 million$511.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2013Q2 2013$0.37$0.35$519.28 million$506.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.24$505.99 million$492.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2013Q4 2012$0.35$0.35$509.27 million$509.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2012$0.35$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2012$0.42$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2012$0.29$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2012$0.39$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/18/2011$0.40$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2011$0.34$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2011$0.21$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2011$0.31$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q2 20162$0.23$0.39$0.31
Q3 20162$0.24$0.28$0.26
Q4 20162$0.26$0.29$0.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:0.96%
Payout Ratio:16.22% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.24% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.46% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/28/2016quarterly$0.061.07%7/6/20167/8/20167/19/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2016quarterly$0.600.9%4/14/20164/18/20165/3/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/17/2015quarterly$0.600.9%12/30/20151/4/20161/19/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/17/2015quarterly$0.060.83%10/1/201510/5/201510/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/8/2015quarterly$0.050.71%7/1/20157/6/20157/21/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/23/2015quarterly$0.050.62%4/16/20154/20/20155/5/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/1/2014quarterly$0.050.65%12/31/20141/5/20151/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/9/2014quarterly$0.050.81%10/2/201410/6/201410/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/9/2014quarterly$0.050.74%7/2/20147/7/20147/22/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/24/2014quarterly$0.050.81%4/10/20144/14/20145/6/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2013quarterly$0.050.84%1/2/20141/6/20141/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/5/2013quarterly$0.500.85%10/3/201310/7/201310/22/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/7/2013quarterly$0.050.8%6/27/20137/1/20137/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/25/2013quarterly$0.050.83%4/11/20134/15/20135/7/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/24/2015Robert E Synowicki JrVPSell3,500$29.78$104,230.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2015Gary L WernerChairmanSell5,007$31.36$157,019.52View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2015Gregory L WernerCEOSell5,053$31.37$158,512.61View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015John J SteeleCFOSell15,000$31.04$465,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Gary L WernerChairmanSell11,355$29.48$334,745.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Gregory L WernerCEOSell10,344$29.42$304,320.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2014Jim S SchelbleVPSell10,000$28.03$280,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/27/2014H Marty NordlundVPSell10,000$26.33$263,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/20/2014Jim S SchelbleVPSell10,000$26.74$267,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2014Robert E Synowicki JrVPSell5,000$26.40$132,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014James MullenVPSell4,397$25.56$112,387.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/7/2014James MullenVPSell5,603$25.50$142,876.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2014H Marty NordlundVPSell10,000$26.07$260,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/14/2014Robert Synowicki, Jr.VPSell5,000$26.07$130,350.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/7/2014Jim SchelbleVPSell15,000$25.77$386,550.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2014John SteeleCFOSell20,000$25.51$510,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/18/2013James Lynn JohnsonVPSell4,400$24.99$109,956.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/17/2013Derek LeathersCOOSell17,500$24.57$429,975.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/17/2013Jim SchelbleVPSell15,000$24.53$367,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2013James Lynn JohnsonVPSell10,600$24.37$258,322.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/6/2013Gary WernerChairmanSell4,500$24.18$108,810.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/6/2013Gregory WernerCEOSell7,589$24.13$183,122.57View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Robert E Synowicki JrVPSell10,000$25.22$252,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN)
DateHeadline
07/26/16 09:16 AMWerner Enterprises, Inc. :WERN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 26, 2016 -
07/25/16 07:25 PMTrucking Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Werner Enterprises, JB Hunt Transport Services, Old Dominion Freight Line, and YRC Worldwide
07/22/16 03:35 PMWerner (WERN) Stock Closed Up on Q2 Earnings Beat -
07/21/16 07:36 PMThree Truckload and LTL Carriers Post Lower 2Q Earnings
07/21/16 07:36 PMWerner tops Street 2Q forecasts
07/21/16 07:36 PMWerner Enterprises Inc Q2 Earnings Fall 43%
07/21/16 07:36 PMWerner Enterprises : tops Street 2Q forecasts
07/21/16 07:36 PMWerner Enterprises Reports Second Quarter 2016 Revenues and Earnings
07/21/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 Werner Enterprises Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
07/15/16 06:14 PMWerner Enterprises : Logistics Named a 2016 Top 100 3PL Provider
07/15/16 03:28 PMWerner Logistics Named a 2016 Top 100 3PL Provider - [at noodls] - OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, is pleased to announce its Werner Logistics business unit was named a 2016 Top 100 3PL ...
07/14/16 07:29 PMWerner Enterprises : VAS Now Logistics
07/14/16 10:00 AMWerner VAS Now Werner Logistics - [Business Wire] - Werner Enterprises , a premier transportation and logistics provider, is pleased to announce the rebranding of our Value Added Services business unit to Werner Logistics.
07/13/16 07:33 PMHow business in downtown Dallas is going days after the ambush
07/13/16 07:33 PMCitigroup Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target On Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN)
07/13/16 10:00 AMWerner Receives Extraordinary Employer Support Award - [Business Wire] - Werner Enterprises , a premier transportation and logistics provider, recently received the Extraordinary Employer Support Award, recognizing its sustained support to the Reserve components of the United States Armed Forces.
07/13/16 08:07 AMWerner Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WERN-US : July 13, 2016 -
07/07/16 07:19 PMPregnant woman in stable condition after wreck on Redmond Circle
07/07/16 04:21 PMWerner Celebrates 5,000th Veteran Apprenticeship Program Enrollee - [at noodls] - OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, is pleased to announce the enrollment of the 5,000 veteran in its Professional Truck Driver ...
07/05/16 09:24 AMEx-Dividend Reminder: MasterCard, Brady and Werner Enterprises - Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/6/16, MasterCard Inc (NYSE: MA), Brady Corp (NYSE: BRC), and Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASD: WERN) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. MasterCard Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.19 on 8/9/16, Brady Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.2025 on 7/29/16, and Werner Enterprises, Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.06 on 7/19/16.
07/01/16 09:05 AMUnderstanding the Impact of Hours-of-Service Rules on Truckload Carriers -
06/28/16 03:31 PMWerner Enterprises Announces Quarterly Dividend - [at noodls] - OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN), one of the nation's largest transportation and logistics companies, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular ...
06/27/16 07:00 PMWerner Enterprises Named a 2016 Top Green Provider
06/27/16 12:00 AMKMX, FB, AAPL: Jim Cramer's Views -
06/24/16 06:01 PMCramer: The Macro Makes the Whole Micro Difficult. -
06/23/16 08:01 PMReiterates a Hold Rating on Werner Enterprises
06/23/16 08:01 PMWerner Enterprises, Inc: JPMorgan, ML Downgrade Stock on Weak Outlook
06/23/16 08:01 PMWerner Enterprises (WERN) is Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Underperform
06/23/16 09:46 AMWerner Enterprises (WERN) Stock Drops on Guidance, JPMorgan Downgrades
06/22/16 07:10 PMTrucking Stocks Plunge After Werner Warns of Sluggish Demand
06/22/16 07:09 PMWerner warns of dramatic fall in second-quarter earnings results
06/22/16 07:09 PMWerner stock dives after profit warning
06/22/16 07:09 PMWerner Enterprises Becomes Oversold (WERN)
06/22/16 07:09 PMWerner Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:WERN) price target reduced to $28, reported today by RBC Capital Markets
06/21/16 02:21 PMMid-Afternoon Market Update: Werner Enterprises Slides Following Weak Guidance; Imperva Shares Spike Higher -   Toward the end of trading Tuesday, the Dow traded up 0.27 percent to 17,852.71 while the NASDAQ gained 0.05 percent to 4,839.44. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.36 percent to 2,090.77. Leading and Lagging Sectors On Tuesday, energy shares rose by 1.01 percent. Top gainers in the sector included Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE: ETE) and Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE: KMI). In trading on Tuesday, basic materials shares fell by 0.52 percent. Meanwhile, top losers in the sector included Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCHN), down 6 percent, and DRDGOLD Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE: DRD), down 7 percent. Top Headline CarMax, Inc (NYSE: KMX) reported weaker-than-expected results for its first quarter on Tuesday. The company posted quarterly net income of $175.4 million, or $0.90 per share, versus $182.0 million, or $0.86 per share, in the year-ago period. Its sales rose to $4.13 billion from ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
06/21/16 11:19 AMAnalysts React To Werner Enterprises' Low Guidance - Late Monday, Werner Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ: WERN) issued Q2 EPS guidance of $0.21-$0.25 versus consensus estimates of $0.40. Here’s a sample of how analysts responded to the change in outlook: JPMorgan downgraded Werner from Overweight to Neutral, lowered price target from $30.00 to $23.00. Bank of America downgraded from ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
06/21/16 09:55 AMDow Transports weighed down by railroad, trucker profit warnings - Railroad and trucker stocks drop after profit warnings from Canadian Pacific and Werner Enterprises, which pushed the Dow Jones Transportation Average into negative territory despite the gains made by the broader stock market indexes.
06/21/16 05:38 AMBRIEF-Werner Enterprises sees Q2 2016 EPS $0.21 to $0.25
06/21/16 05:38 AMWerner Enterprises (WERN) Guides Q2 EPS Below Expectations
06/21/16 05:38 AMWerner Enterprises: Weak Freight Market, Pay Raises to Hurt Profits
06/21/16 05:38 AMWerner Enterprises Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Expectations
06/17/16 09:54 AMAllegion : Pre-market Insights on Services Sector -- JB Hunt Transport Services, Werner Enterprises, Old Dominion Freight Line, and Allegion
06/17/16 09:54 AMPre-market Insights on Services Sector -- JB Hunt Transport Services, Werner Enterprises, Old Dominion Freight Line, and Allegion
06/14/16 06:48 PMAdditional V.I.P. Tickets Released for Werner Enterprises Country Concert Spectacular
06/10/16 01:09 PMWerner Enterprises Named a 2016 Green Supply Chain Partner - [at noodls] - OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, recently was named a 2016 Green Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics magazine. Werner ...
06/08/16 07:51 PM8th Circ. Upholds Trucking Co.'s Win In Tanker Spill Suit
06/08/16 12:48 PMWerner Enterprises, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:WERN) : June 8, 2016 -
06/07/16 01:08 PMThree Werner Enterprises Drivers Qualify for National Truck Driving Championships - [at noodls] - OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, is pleased to announce that three of our professional drivers have qualified for the National ...
06/07/16 10:09 AMBrokers Split Over How to Ensure Carrier Compliance With ELD Mandate
06/07/16 07:23 AMWerner Enterprises, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WERN-US : June 7, 2016 -

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About Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises logoWerner Enterprises, Inc. is a transportation and logistics company. The Company is engaged in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. The Company operates through two segments: Truckload Transportation Services (Truckload) and Value Added Services (VAS). The Company also provides logistics services through its VAS division. Truckload segment comprises the One-Way Truckload and Specialized Services units. The Company's VAS segment is a non-asset-based transportation and logistics provider. VAS comprises operating units that provide non-trucking services to its customers, including truck brokerage, freight management, the intermodal unit and Werner Global Logistics international. The Company has a fleet of approximately 7,450 trucks, of which over 6,640 are Company-operated and over 810 are owned and operated by independent contractors. Its VAS division operates over 60 additional intermodal drayage trucks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sub-Industry: Trucking
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WERN
  • CUSIP: 95075510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.77
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.12
  • P/E Ratio: 16.96
  • P/E Growth: 3.75
  • Market Cap: $1.81B
  • Beta: 0.8
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30 EPS
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