NASDAQ:ARCB - ArcBest Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$45.90 +0.15 (+0.33 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$45.90
Today's Range$44.95 - $46.15
52-Week Range$25.02 - $50.45
Volume192,384 shs
Average Volume322,932 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio34.51
Dividend Yield0.71%
ArcBest logoArcBest Corporation provides freight transportation services and integrated logistics solutions worldwide. It operates through three segments: Asset-Based, ArcBest, and FleetNet. The Asset-Based segment transports general commodities, such as food, textiles, apparel, furniture, appliances, chemicals, nonbulk petroleum products, rubber, plastics, metal and metal products, wood, glass, automotive parts, machinery, and miscellaneous manufactured products through less-than-truckload services. This segment also offers motor carrier freight transportation services to customers in Mexico through arrangements with trucking companies. The ArcBest segment provides expedite freight transportation services to commercial and government customers; premium logistics services, such as deployment of specialized equipment to meet line haul requirements; and international freight transportation with air, ocean, and ground services. This segment also offers third-party transportation brokerage services by sourcing various capacity solutions, including dry van over the road and intermodal, temperature-controlled and refrigerated, flatbed, intermodal or container shipping, and specialized equipment; full-container and less-than-container load ocean transportation services; warehousing and distribution services; managed transportation services; and moving services to ?do-it-yourself' consumer and corporate account employee relocations, as well as provides final mile, time critical, product launch, warehousing, retail logistics, supply chain optimization, and trade show shipping services. The FleetNet segment provides roadside assistance and maintenance management services for commercial vehicles through third-party service providers. The company was formerly known as Arkansas Best Corporation and changed its name to ArcBest Corporation in May 2014. ArcBest Corporation was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Trucking, except local


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30
Current Ratio1.31
Quick Ratio1.31


Trailing P/E Ratio34.51
Forward P/E Ratio14.17
P/E Growth0.36

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.83 billion
Price / Sales0.42
Cash Flow$5.2819 per share
Price / Cash8.69
Book Value$25.41 per share
Price / Book1.81


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.33
Net Income$59.72 million
Net Margins2.12%
Return on Equity9.88%
Return on Assets4.67%


Outstanding Shares25,680,000
Market Cap$1.21 billion

ArcBest (NASDAQ:ARCB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is ArcBest's stock symbol?

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

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

ArcBest announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 30th. Investors of record on Friday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, August 24th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 9th. View ArcBest's Dividend History.

How were ArcBest's earnings last quarter?

ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The transportation company reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.13. The transportation company earned $793.35 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $786.86 million. ArcBest had a net margin of 2.12% and a return on equity of 9.88%. View ArcBest's Earnings History.

When is ArcBest's next earnings date?

ArcBest is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ArcBest.

What price target have analysts set for ARCB?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for ArcBest's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate ArcBest's stock price to reach $42.7143 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for ArcBest.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ArcBest?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ArcBest in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for ArcBest.

Who are some of ArcBest's key competitors?

Who are ArcBest's key executives?

ArcBest's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Judy R. McReynolds, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. David R. Cobb, VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael E. Newcity, Sr. VP & Chief Innovation Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Timothy D. Thorne, Pres of ABF Freight (Age 56)
  • Mr. James A. Ingram, Chief Operating Officer of Asset-Light Logistics (Age 51)

Has ArcBest been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ARCB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. ArcBest earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 47.51 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for ArcBest.

Who are ArcBest's major shareholders?

ArcBest's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.87%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.39%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.05%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.75%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.29%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.25%). Company insiders that own ArcBest stock include Daniel E Loe, James A Ingram, James David Darter, Janice E Stipp, John W Alden, Michael E Newcity, Michael R Johns, Steven Carrol Leonard, Steven Spinner, Walter J Echols and William Legg. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ArcBest.

Which institutional investors are selling ArcBest stock?

ARCB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Mackay Shields LLC, Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Aristotle Capital Boston LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P. and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold ArcBest company stock in the last year include Janice E Stipp, Michael E Newcity, Michael R Johns, Steven Carrol Leonard, Steven Spinner and William Legg. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest.

Which institutional investors are buying ArcBest stock?

ARCB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Chicago Equity Partners LLC, LSV Asset Management, Acadian Asset Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. View Insider Buying and Selling for ArcBest.

How do I buy shares of ArcBest?

Shares of ARCB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ArcBest's stock price today?

One share of ARCB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.90.

How big of a company is ArcBest?

ArcBest has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and generates $2.83 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $59.72 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.33 on an earnings per share basis. ArcBest employs 13,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact ArcBest?

ArcBest's mailing address is 8401 McClure Drive, FORT SMITH AR, 72916. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 479-785-6000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for ArcBest (NASDAQ ARCB)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  707
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ArcBest and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARCB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARCB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by Staff

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