ArcBest Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:ARCB)

About ArcBest Corporation

ArcBest Corporation logoArcBest Corporation is a holding company of businesses providing freight transportation services and logistics solutions. The Company operates through five segments: Freight Transportation (ABF Freight) segment, Premium Logistics (Panther), Transportation Management (ABF Logistics), Emergency & Preventative Maintenance (FleetNet) and Household Goods Moving Services (ABF Moving). ABF Freight provides interstate and intrastate direct service to over 48,000 communities through over 250 service centers in over 50 states of the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The Panther segment provides freight transportation services to commercial and government customers, and offers logistics services. The FleetNet segment includes the operations of FleetNet America, Inc. The ABF Logistics segment includes the operations of its businesses, which provide freight brokerage and intermodal transportation services, and others. Its principal operations are conducted through ABF Freight.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ARCB
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.59
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $24.56
  • 52-Week Range: $25,609,000.00 - $14.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 43.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.06
  • P/E Growth: 2.52
  • Market Cap: $794.31B
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,609,000
  • Beta: 1.72
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $23.20 (25.16% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$25.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
11/4/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHold$21.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$24.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/4/2016StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$23.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
7/1/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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$0.44$0.53$652.06 million$664.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.77$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 Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.93 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.12)($0.10)($0.11)
Q2 20162$0.42$0.47$0.45
Q3 20162$0.46$0.50$0.48
Q4 20162$0.27$0.34$0.31
Q1 20172($0.18)($0.14)($0.16)
Q2 20172$0.56$0.61$0.59
Q3 20172$0.67$0.69$0.68
Q4 20172$0.33$0.36$0.35
Q1 20181($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
Q2 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q3 20181$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q4 20181$0.46$0.46$0.46
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.03%
Payout Ratio:45.71% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.51% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
16.58% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.83%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


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What is ArcBest Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

ArcBest Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, February 28th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 10th.

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

7 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for ArcBest Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect ArcBest Corporation's share price to reach $23.20 in the next year.

When will ArcBest Corporation announce their earnings?

ArcBest Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

Who owns ArcBest Corporation stock?

ArcBest Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.49%), State Street Corp (2.62%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.32%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.01%), Folger Hill Asset Management LP (1.78%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.66%). Company insiders that own ArcBest Corporation stock include Daniel E Loe, John W Alden and Walter J Echols.

Who sold ArcBest Corporation stock? Who is selling ArcBest Corporation stock?

ArcBest Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Credit Agricole S A, AQR Capital Management LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold ArcBest Corporation stock in the last year include Daniel E Loe, John W Alden and Walter J Echols.

Who bought ArcBest Corporation stock? Who is buying ArcBest Corporation stock?

ArcBest Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Folger Hill Asset Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, State Street Corp, Martingale Asset Management L P and Bogle Investment Management L P DE.

How do I buy ArcBest Corporation stock?

Shares of ArcBest Corporation 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 Corporation stock cost?

One share of ArcBest Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.00.

ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff