About ArcBest (NASDAQ:ARCB)
ArcBest 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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Trucking, except local
Trailing P/E Ratio36.17
Forward P/E Ratio16.64
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$2.83 billion
Price / Sales0.44
Cash Flow$5.4045 per share
Price / Cash8.90
Book Value$25.41 per share
Price / Book1.89
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.33
Net Income$59.72 million
Return on Equity7.79%
Return on Assets3.67%
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, May 29th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 14th. View ArcBest's Dividend History.
How were ArcBest's earnings last quarter?
ArcBest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The transportation company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.36. The transportation company earned $700 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $689.24 million. ArcBest had a return on equity of 7.79% and a net margin of 2.68%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.22) EPS. View ArcBest's Earnings History.
When is ArcBest's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for ARCB?
9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for ArcBest's stock. Their predictions range from $29.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect ArcBest's share price to reach $34.8750 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ArcBest.
Are investors shorting ArcBest?
ArcBest saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,259,366 shares, an increase of 50.9% from the May 15th total of 834,340 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 411,979 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days. Currently, 5.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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?
Media headlines about ARCB stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. ArcBest earned a news impact score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 45.05 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.
Who are ArcBest's major shareholders?
ArcBest's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.06%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.43%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.68%), Matarin Capital Management LLC (1.66%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (1.37%) and Towle & Co. (1.19%). 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 Towle & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc., Algert Global LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Millennium Management LLC, Rothschild Asset Management Inc. and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Company insiders that have sold ArcBest company stock in the last year include Daniel E Loe, James A Ingram, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matarin Capital Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. 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 $48.10.
How big of a company is ArcBest?
ArcBest has a market capitalization of $1.23 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]
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