S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Native American-led nonprofit says it bought 40 acres in the Black Hills of South Dakota
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Native American-led nonprofit says it bought 40 acres in the Black Hills of South Dakota
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Native American-led nonprofit says it bought 40 acres in the Black Hills of South Dakota
S&P 500   5,123.41
DOW   37,983.24
QQQ   438.27
Divisive? Not for moviegoers. ‘Civil War’ declares victory at box office.
Israel is quiet on next steps against Iran — and on which partners helped shoot down missiles
Can homeless people be fined for sleeping outside? A rural Oregon city asks the US Supreme Court
Germany's Scholz arrives in China on a visit marked by trade tensions and Ukraine conflict
India's Modi vows to boost social spending, make country into a manufacturing hub ahead of election
Native American-led nonprofit says it bought 40 acres in the Black Hills of South Dakota

ArcBest (ARCB) Competitors

$149.19
-2.56 (-1.69%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

ARCB vs. SNDR, WERN, MRTN, ULH, HTLD, CVLG, LSTR, YRCW, PTSI, and KNX

Should you be buying ArcBest stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of ArcBest include Schneider National (SNDR), Werner Enterprises (WERN), Marten Transport (MRTN), Universal Logistics (ULH), Heartland Express (HTLD), Covenant Logistics Group (CVLG), Landstar System (LSTR), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), P.A.M. Transportation Services (PTSI), and Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

ArcBest vs.

ArcBest (NASDAQ:ARCB) and Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, community ranking, institutional ownership, media sentiment and risk.

ArcBest pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Schneider National pays an annual dividend of $0.38 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. ArcBest pays out 6.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Schneider National pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

ArcBest has a beta of 1.49, meaning that its stock price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Schneider National has a beta of 0.89, meaning that its stock price is 11% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Schneider National has higher revenue and earnings than ArcBest. Schneider National is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than ArcBest, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
ArcBest$4.43B0.79$195.43M$7.9118.86
Schneider National$5.50B0.69$238.50M$1.3316.30

ArcBest received 13 more outperform votes than Schneider National when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.72% of users gave Schneider National an outperform vote while only 53.28% of users gave ArcBest an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
ArcBestOutperform Votes
431
53.28%
Underperform Votes
378
46.72%
Schneider NationalOutperform Votes
418
65.72%
Underperform Votes
218
34.28%

In the previous week, Schneider National had 3 more articles in the media than ArcBest. MarketBeat recorded 13 mentions for Schneider National and 10 mentions for ArcBest. Schneider National's average media sentiment score of 0.72 beat ArcBest's score of 0.50 indicating that Schneider National is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
ArcBest
3 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Schneider National
5 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

ArcBest presently has a consensus target price of $148.85, suggesting a potential downside of 0.23%. Schneider National has a consensus target price of $28.29, suggesting a potential upside of 30.47%. Given Schneider National's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Schneider National is more favorable than ArcBest.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
ArcBest
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.62
Schneider National
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.46

ArcBest has a net margin of 4.41% compared to Schneider National's net margin of 4.34%. ArcBest's return on equity of 15.91% beat Schneider National's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
ArcBest4.41% 15.91% 7.95%
Schneider National 4.34%8.23%5.37%

99.3% of ArcBest shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 28.5% of Schneider National shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.7% of ArcBest shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 32.7% of Schneider National shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

ArcBest beats Schneider National on 12 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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ARCB vs. The Competition

MetricArcBestTrucking, except local IndustryTransportation SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$3.51B$7.96B$9.63B$7.65B
Dividend Yield0.32%1.03%3.90%3.94%
P/E Ratio18.8624.7617.4819.32
Price / Sales0.791.6521.33102.99
Price / Cash10.4010.6516.1030.98
Price / Book2.853.402.004.29
Net Income$195.43M$258.86M$636.77M$214.57M
7 Day Performance-0.45%-0.91%-2.77%-2.30%
1 Month Performance15.48%0.93%-0.99%-0.06%
1 Year Performance58.88%9.20%8.77%8.81%

ArcBest Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SNDR
Schneider National
4.8965 of 5 stars
$22.85
+0.9%
$28.79
+26.0%
-17.7%$4.02B$5.50B17.1817,300Analyst Report
News Coverage
WERN
Werner Enterprises
4.2816 of 5 stars
$38.53
+1.2%
$44.50
+15.5%
-21.8%$2.42B$3.28B21.899,929
MRTN
Marten Transport
3.789 of 5 stars
$17.90
-0.2%
$26.00
+45.3%
-16.1%$1.46B$1.13B20.574,213Upcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
ULH
Universal Logistics
3.1069 of 5 stars
$34.90
-0.3%
$36.00
+3.2%
+15.5%$918.22M$1.66B9.869,311Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Positive News
HTLD
Heartland Express
4.2939 of 5 stars
$10.89
-1.5%
$14.00
+28.6%
-29.8%$874.12M$1.21B60.506,320Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
CVLG
Covenant Logistics Group
4.6902 of 5 stars
$46.40
-0.6%
$68.67
+48.0%
+30.0%$606.45M$1.10B11.514,600Short Interest ↓
LSTR
Landstar System
3.5565 of 5 stars
$184.72
-0.5%
$184.55
-0.1%
-0.3%$6.64B$5.30B25.131,468Positive News
YRCW
YRC Worldwide
0 of 5 stars
$6.50
flat
N/A+317.1%$346.33M$4.87B-3.4029,000
PTSI
P.A.M. Transportation Services
0 of 5 stars
$15.40
-0.2%
N/A-43.9%$339.34M$810.81M18.552,530Short Interest ↓
Positive News
KNX
Knight-Swift Transportation
3.4899 of 5 stars
$53.64
+0.9%
$62.50
+16.5%
-7.0%$8.66B$7.14B40.3334,800Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑

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This page (NASDAQ:ARCB) was last updated on 4/14/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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