ArcBest Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:ARCB)

About ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)

ArcBest Corporation 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: Ground Freight & Logistics
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ARCB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $789.18 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,706,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $27.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.98
  • 52 Week Range: $16.95 - $33.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 35.29
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.78
  • P/E Growth: 2.91
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.28
  • Book Value: $23.44 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.31
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBIDTA: $146.83 million
  • Net Margins: 0.83%
  • Return on Equity: 4.92%
  • Return on Assets: 2.26%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 1.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.24%
  • Average Volume: 235,378 shs.
  • Beta: 1.7
  • Short Ratio: 1.85

Frequently Asked Questions for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 8th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 4th. View ArcBest Corporation's Dividend History.

How were ArcBest Corporation's earnings last quarter?

ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $720.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $721.11 million. ArcBest Corporation had a net margin of 0.83% and a return on equity of 4.92%. The firm's revenue was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.38 earnings per share. View ArcBest Corporation's Earnings History.

When will ArcBest Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

ArcBest Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ArcBest Corporation.

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

6 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for ArcBest Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect ArcBest Corporation's stock price to reach $28.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ArcBest Corporation.

Who are some of ArcBest Corporation's key competitors?

Who are ArcBest Corporation's key executives?

ArcBest Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Judy R. McReynolds CPA, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • David R. Cobb, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Timothy D. Thorne, President of ABF Freight
  • James A. Ingram, Chief Operating Officer
  • Erin K. Gattis, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Michael E. Newcity, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer, President of ArcBest Technologies, Inc.
  • Traci L. Sowersby, Vice President, Controller, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Michael R. Johns, Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Laura Bogner, Vice President - Internal Audit
  • Cheryl Harper, Vice President - Tax

Who owns ArcBest Corporation stock?

ArcBest Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.63%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (8.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.45%), State Street Corp (2.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.30%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (2.04%). Company insiders that own ArcBest Corporation stock include Daniel E Loe, James A Ingram, James David Darter, John W Alden, Michael R Johns, Steven Carrol Leonard and Walter J Echols. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ArcBest Corporation.

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 Numeric Investors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Trexquant Investment LP. Company insiders that have sold ArcBest Corporation stock in the last year include Daniel E Loe, James A Ingram, James David Darter, John W Alden, Michael R Johns, Steven Carrol Leonard and Walter J Echols. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest Corporation.

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 Ameriprise Financial Inc., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, First Trust Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Citadel Advisors LLC and Nationwide Fund Advisors. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest Corporation.

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.

What is ArcBest Corporation's stock price today?

One share of ArcBest Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.70.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ ARCB)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  356 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  487
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ArcBest Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $28.75 (6.35% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/21/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$28.00LowView Rating Details
8/21/2017Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$29.00HighView Rating Details
8/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$26.00 -> $29.00LowView Rating Details
7/30/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$29.00HighView Rating Details
12/16/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016Bank of America CorporationUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$17.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016StephensLower Price TargetEqual Weight$23.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Earnings by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Earnings History by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ ARCB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.61N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2017Q2 2017$0.48$0.57$721.11 million$720.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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 Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.34
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.64
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.18)($0.14)($0.16)
Q2 20172$0.48$0.61$0.55
Q3 20172$0.59$0.61$0.60
Q4 20172$0.34$0.36$0.35
Q1 20181($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q2 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q3 20181$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20181$0.40$0.40$0.40
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Most Recent Dividend:8/22/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.04%
Payout Ratio:37.21% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
24.24% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
17.49% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.97%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.91%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/6/2017Steven Carrol LeonardVPSell770$30.00$23,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2017Michael R JohnsVPSell6,593$29.98$197,658.14View SEC Filing  
8/14/2017James A IngramCOOSell6,918$27.14$187,754.52View SEC Filing  
8/4/2017Daniel E LoeInsiderSell9,929$25.87$256,863.23View SEC Filing  
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 Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
Latest Headlines for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB)
DateHeadline logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 24 at 6:48 AM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) and Its Competitors Financial Analysis - September 21 at 2:30 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus - September 21 at 1:52 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $745.29 Million - September 18 at 1:38 AM logoContrasting ArcBest Corp (ARCB) & YRC Worldwide (YRCW) - September 13 at 10:50 PM logoETFs with exposure to ArcBest Corp. : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 1:55 AM logoArcBest Corp. : ARCB-US: Dividend Analysis : August 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 11, 2017 - September 11 at 8:52 PM logoArcBest, ABF Freight Celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week - September 11 at 3:51 PM logoFinancial Analysis: ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) versus Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) - September 10 at 12:24 AM logoCritical Analysis: Con-way (CNW) versus ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) - September 8 at 6:10 PM logoArcBest Corp. :ARCB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017 - September 8 at 4:23 PM logoSeaport Global Securities Comments on ArcBest Corporation's Q3 2018 Earnings (ARCB) - September 8 at 10:28 AM logoInsider Selling: ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) VP Sells 770 Shares of Stock - September 7 at 1:46 PM logoArcBest Corporation Forecasted to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.61 Per Share (ARCB) - September 7 at 7:52 AM logoBRIEF-Arcbest Corp says preliminary Q3 asset-based daily billed revenue increased nearly 3 pct - SEC Filing‍ - September 6 at 8:55 PM logoInsider Selling: ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) VP Sells 6,593 Shares of Stock - September 6 at 1:24 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Upgraded to "Buy" at ValuEngine - September 3 at 10:10 PM logo$745.14 Million in Sales Expected for ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) This Quarter - August 31 at 3:30 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 30 at 6:46 AM logoHead to Head Review: ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) vs. YRC Worldwide (YRCW) - August 26 at 10:08 PM logoArcBest Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ARCB - August 25 at 5:40 PM logoArcBest Corp Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ARCB - August 25 at 5:40 PM logoBuckingham Research launches coverage on four transport stocks - August 23 at 6:46 AM logoArcBest Among Green Supply Chain Partners For Eighth Year - August 22 at 4:49 PM logoArcBest Among Green Supply Chain Partners For Eighth Year - August 22 at 4:49 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Research Coverage Started at Buckingham Research - August 21 at 8:36 AM logoTowle & Co Buys R.R.Donnelley & Sons Co, Chicago Bridge & Iron Co NV, Triumph Group ... - August 18 at 4:06 PM logoABF Freight Driver Earns 3rd Place at 2017 National Truck Driving Championships - August 17 at 5:29 PM logoABF Freight Driver Earns 3rd Place at 2017 National Truck Driving Championships - August 17 at 5:29 PM logoJames A. Ingram Sells 6,918 Shares of ArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Stock - August 15 at 1:26 PM logo$745.14 Million in Sales Expected for ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) This Quarter - August 13 at 1:40 PM logoArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) vs. Swift Transportation (SWFT) Head to Head Comparison - August 11 at 6:06 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.60 Per Share - August 11 at 10:00 AM logoArcBest Honored with Four Quest for Quality Awards - August 9 at 9:13 PM logoArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG - August 9 at 12:44 PM logoArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) Insider Sells $256,863.23 in Stock - August 7 at 8:02 PM logoABF Freight Drivers Qualify for National Truck Driving Championships - August 7 at 4:52 PM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 5 at 7:15 AM logoArcBest Among 2017 Top 50 3PLs - August 3 at 5:23 PM logoReviewing Quality Distribution (QLTY) and ArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) - August 3 at 4:16 PM logoCash Dividend On The Way From ArcBest (ARCB) - August 2 at 4:50 PM logoCash Dividend On The Way From ArcBest (ARCB) - August 2 at 4:50 PM logoSeaport Global Securities Weighs in on ArcBest Corporation's Q1 2018 Earnings (NASDAQ:ARCB) - August 2 at 2:38 PM logoArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) to Post FY2017 Earnings of $1.30 Per Share, KeyCorp Forecasts - August 2 at 10:52 AM logoTuesday Sector Laggards: Trucking, Drugs - August 2 at 4:56 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for ArcBest Corporation Decreased by KeyCorp (NASDAQ:ARCB) - August 1 at 8:02 AM logoArcBest Corporation (ARCB) Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.63 Per Share - August 1 at 8:02 AM logoArcBest Corp.: Leading performance but fundamentals not looking strong? - July 31 at 4:09 PM logoArcBest Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCB) Earns Buy Rating from Cowen and Company - July 30 at 11:00 AM logoArcBest Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 29 at 8:45 PM



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