ArcBest Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:ARCB)

About ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)

ArcBest Corp logoArcBest Corporation is a holding company of businesses providing integrated logistics solutions. The Company operates through three segments: Asset-Based, which consists of ABF Freight System, Inc. and other subsidiaries; ArcBest, which represents the consolidation of the operations of the Premium Logistics, Transportation Management and Household Goods Moving Services segments, and FleetNet, which includes the results of operations of FleetNet America, Inc. (FleetNet). Its Asset-Based operations offer transportation of general commodities through standard, time-critical, expedited and guaranteed LTL services-nationally and regionally. Its ArcBest segment includes truckload, expedite, international, warehousing, freight transportation, management services and moving services. Its FleetNet segment provides roadside assistance and maintenance management services for commercial vehicles to customers in the United States and Canada through a network of third-party service providers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ARCB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $486.99 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,835,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.52
  • 52 Week Range: $14.85 - $33.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.71
  • P/E Growth: 2.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.73 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.18
  • Book Value: $23.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.82
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: $136.29 million
  • Net Margins: 0.69%
  • Return on Equity: 4.15%
  • Return on Assets: 1.89%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.30%
  • Current Ratio: 1.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.34%
  • Average Volume: 243,636 shs.
  • Beta: 1.72
  • Short Ratio: 3.54

Frequently Asked Questions for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)

What is ArcBest Corp's stock symbol?

ArcBest Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARCB."

How often does ArcBest Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ArcBest Corp?

ArcBest Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, May 30th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 12th. View ArcBest Corp's Dividend History.

How were ArcBest Corp's earnings last quarter?

ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB) announced its earnings results on Friday, May, 5th. The company reported ($0.22) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.11. The company earned $651.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $659.29 million. ArcBest Corp had a return on equity of 4.15% and a net margin of 0.69%. ArcBest Corp's quarterly revenue was up 4.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.23) earnings per share. View ArcBest Corp's Earnings History.

When will ArcBest Corp make its next earnings announcement?

ArcBest Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ArcBest Corp.

Where is ArcBest Corp's stock going? Where will ArcBest Corp's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for ArcBest Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate ArcBest Corp's stock price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ArcBest Corp.

Are investors shorting ArcBest Corp?

ArcBest Corp saw a decline in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 445,139 shares, a decline of 39.8% from the April 28th total of 739,688 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 424,078 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.0 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the company are short sold.

Who are some of ArcBest Corp's key competitors?

Who owns ArcBest Corp stock?

ArcBest Corp's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.00%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.12%) and State Street Corp (2.78%). Company insiders that own ArcBest Corp stock include Daniel E Loe, James David Darter, John W Alden and Walter J Echols. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ArcBest Corp.

Who sold ArcBest Corp stock? Who is selling ArcBest Corp stock?

ArcBest Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., Credit Suisse AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Geode Capital Management LLC and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold ArcBest Corp stock in the last year include Daniel E Loe, James David Darter, John W Alden and Walter J Echols. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest Corp.

Who bought ArcBest Corp stock? Who is buying ArcBest Corp stock?

ArcBest Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Netols Asset Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Sanders Morris Harris Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Financial Advisory Service Inc. and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest Corp.

How do I buy ArcBest Corp stock?

Shares of ArcBest Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of ArcBest Corp stock cost?

One share of ArcBest Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $24.00 (27.32% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$24.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
5/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$33.00 -> $25.00HighView Rating Details
12/16/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$23.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
7/1/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Earnings by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Earnings History by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/5/2017Q1 2017($0.11)($0.22)$659.29 million$651.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.25$0.29$680.75 million$688.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.47$0.48$422.62 million$713.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$0.43$0.38$683.12 million$676.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116($0.10)($0.23)$625.82 million$621.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.41$0.21$654.47 million$648.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.79$0.74$719.22 million$709.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.73$0.75$693.86 million$696.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.10$0.06$621.27 million$613.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.45$0.53$652.06 million$664.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.74$0.74$699.30 million$711.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.72$0.65$643.08 million$658.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014($0.06)($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.08)($0.11)$551.35 million$577.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.30$0.31$565.77 million$578.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2013Q313$0.39$0.54$605.40 million$623.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2013Q2 2013$0.20$0.18$572.48 million$576.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013($0.41)($0.52)$518.68 million$520.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012($0.01)($0.22)$521.13 million$537.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.26$0.24$566.58 million$577.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.16$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012($0.17)($0.71)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2012$0.25$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$0.30$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.06$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2011($0.21)($0.51)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011($0.09)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.37
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.60
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.18)($0.14)($0.16)
Q2 20172$0.47$0.61$0.54
Q3 20172$0.64$0.69$0.67
Q4 20172$0.32$0.33$0.33
Q1 20181($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20181$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q3 20181$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q4 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Next Dividend:5/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.70%
Payout Ratio:45.71% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
19.88% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)

Dividend History by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.83%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/24/2017James David DarterInsiderSell77$30.51$2,349.27View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Walter J EcholsVPSell9,664$33.19$320,748.16View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Daniel E LoeVPSell5,394$31.13$167,915.22View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016John W AldenDirectorSell11,400$31.27$356,478.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014David R CobbVPSell4,000$43.00$172,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Walter J EcholsVPSell6,900$40.70$280,830.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Michael R JohnsVPSell4,700$41.57$195,379.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014J Lavon MortonSVPSell5,000$41.90$209,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014James A IngramInsiderSell4,606$41.56$191,425.36View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Fred AllardyceDirectorSell7,500$33.68$252,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Walter EcholsVPSell2,624$33.68$88,376.32View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013James IngramSVPSell6,952$23.44$162,954.88View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013John MorrisDirectorSell8,100$23.43$189,783.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Latest Headlines for ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateHeadline logoYRC Worldwide - Lower Margin Business Challenged By Inverse Yield And Volume Performance - May 22 at 3:37 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - May 22 at 7:58 AM logoWhat Makes ArcBest (ARCB) a Strong Sell? - May 19 at 3:34 PM logoArcBest Corp. : ARCB-US: Dividend Analysis : May 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 4:11 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect ArcBest Corp (ARCB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $723.94 Million - May 10 at 11:34 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for ArcBest Corp (ARCB) Reduced by Seaport Global Securities - May 10 at 9:59 AM logoEdited Transcript of ARCB earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-17 1:30pm GMT - May 9 at 8:35 PM logoTrucking Industry Woes Lead To Poor Stock Price Performance - May 9 at 9:15 AM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for ArcBest Corp Lowered by Seaport Global Securities (ARCB) - May 9 at 7:28 AM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Given "Hold" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG - May 8 at 1:08 PM logo Analysts Anticipate ArcBest Corp (ARCB) to Announce $0.55 Earnings Per Share - May 8 at 12:20 PM logoBRIEF-Arcbest reports Q1 loss per share $0.29 - May 6 at 4:04 PM logoArcBest's (ARCB) CEO Judy McReynolds on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 5 at 8:39 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.10 EPS - May 5 at 3:58 PM logoArcBest Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - May 5 at 3:37 PM logoArcBest reports 1Q loss - May 5 at 3:37 PM logoInvestor Network: ArcBest Corporation to Host Earnings Call - May 5 at 3:37 PM logoArcBest Corp (arcb) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.08 - May 3 at 7:28 PM logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect ArcBest Corp (ARCB) Share Price - May 3 at 7:24 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday - May 3 at 7:38 AM logoArcBest Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ARCB) : May 1, 2017 - May 2 at 8:44 AM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.17 - April 30 at 1:33 PM logoArcBest Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ARCB-US : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 4:33 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest - April 26 at 4:20 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.30 - April 26 at 2:30 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Cut to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - April 25 at 6:16 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 25 at 1:17 PM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receiving Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 21 at 10:41 AM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receiving Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 18 at 11:11 AM logo-$0.10 Earnings Per Share Expected for ArcBest Corp (ARCB) This Quarter - April 17 at 11:52 AM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - April 11 at 4:35 PM logoFour ABF Freight Service Centers Recognized - April 10 at 3:36 PM logoArcBest Announces Its First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call - April 7 at 8:06 AM logoArcBest Rises on Transport Topics' Top Freight Brokerage Firms of 2017 - April 7 at 8:06 AM logoArcBest Corp (ARCB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - March 30 at 1:22 PM featured highlights: ArcBest, Norwegian Cruise Line, PulteGroup, Teck Resources and Hanover Insurance Group - March 29 at 12:40 PM logoBRIEF-ArcBest Corp amended existing revolving accounts receivable securitization facility - Reuters - March 23 at 10:05 PM logoARCBEST CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obli - March 23 at 10:05 PM logoARCBEST CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure - March 22 at 4:07 PM logoARCBEST CORP /DE/ Financials - March 7 at 3:36 PM logoARCBEST CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 1 at 5:29 AM logoABF Freight Training Program Recognized by Training Top 125 - February 27 at 3:43 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 10, 2017 - Nasdaq - February 9 at 3:41 PM logoArcBest to Appear at the Stifel 2017 Transportation & Logistics Conference - February 9 at 3:41 PM logoBRIEF-Arcbest Q4 earnings per share $0.06 - February 9 at 1:52 AM logoArcBest Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 And Full Year 2016 Results - February 9 at 1:52 AM logoARCBEST CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financ - February 9 at 1:52 AM logo6:09 am Arkansas Best beats by $0.03, beats on revs - February 9 at 1:52 AM logoEdited Transcript of ARCB earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 2:30pm GMT - February 9 at 1:52 AM logoArcBest's (ARCB) CEO Judy McReynolds on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - February 8 at 8:50 PM



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