NASDAQ:JBHT - J B Hunt Transport Services Stock Price, News & Analysis

$98.02
+2.66 (+2.79 %)
(As of 08/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$95.74
Now: $98.02
$98.28
50-Day Range
$87.67
MA: $97.05
$103.98
52-Week Range
$83.64
Now: $98.02
$127.93
Volume764,600 shs
Average Volume1.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.47 billion
P/E Ratio17.29
Dividend Yield1.07%
Beta1.14
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates in four segments: Intermodal (JBI), Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), and Truckload (JBT). The JBI segment offers intermodal freight solutions, including origin and destination pickup, and delivery services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking, except local
Sub-IndustryTrucking
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNASDAQ:JBHT
CUSIP44565810
Phone479-820-0000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.61 billion
Cash Flow$9.8216 per share
Book Value$20.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$489.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,410
Market Cap$10.47 billion
Next Earnings Date10/21/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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J B Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is J B Hunt Transport Services' stock symbol?

J B Hunt Transport Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "JBHT."

How often does J B Hunt Transport Services pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, August 16th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 1st. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Dividend History.

How were J B Hunt Transport Services' earnings last quarter?

J B Hunt Transport Services Inc (NASDAQ:JBHT) posted its earnings results on Monday, July, 15th. The transportation company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.35 by $0.12. The transportation company had revenue of $2.26 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.26 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a net margin of 5.33% and a return on equity of 29.35%. The company's revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.37 earnings per share. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Earnings History.

When is J B Hunt Transport Services' next earnings date?

J B Hunt Transport Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for J B Hunt Transport Services.

What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

17 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for J B Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their predictions range from $82.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate J B Hunt Transport Services' share price to reach $108.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for J B Hunt Transport Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for J B Hunt Transport Services?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J B Hunt Transport Services in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 12 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for J B Hunt Transport Services.

Has J B Hunt Transport Services been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about JBHT stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a media sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for J B Hunt Transport Services.

Are investors shorting J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,305,300 shares, an increase of 10.0% from the June 30th total of 3,912,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,220,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.5 days. Approximately 5.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of J B Hunt Transport Services' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of J B Hunt Transport Services own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other J B Hunt Transport Services investors own include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Visa (V), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Broadcom (AVGO), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are J B Hunt Transport Services' key executives?

J B Hunt Transport Services' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John N. Roberts III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. David G. Mee, Exec. VP of Fin. & Admin. and CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Terrence D. Matthews, Exec. VP & Pres of Intermodal (Age 60)
  • Ms. Shelley Simpson, Corp. Exec. VP, Chief Commercial Officer & Pres of Highway Services (Age 47)
  • Mr. Nicholas Hobbs, Exec. VP & Pres of Dedicated Contract Services (Age 56)

Who are J B Hunt Transport Services' major shareholders?

J B Hunt Transport Services' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (15.50%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.50%), BlackRock Inc. (5.55%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (3.94%), Invesco Ltd. (1.52%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.45%). Company insiders that own J B Hunt Transport Services stock include Alfred C Harper, Bradley W Hicks, Darren P Field, David G Mee, Earl Wayne Garrison, Eric Mcgee, Gary Charles George, J B Hunt Llc, James K Thompson, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Johnnie B Hunt Jr, Nicholas Hobbs, Shelley Simpson, Stuart Lockard Scott and Terrence D Matthews. View Institutional Ownership Trends for J B Hunt Transport Services.

Which institutional investors are selling J B Hunt Transport Services stock?

JBHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Echo Street Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Morgan Stanley and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold J B Hunt Transport Services company stock in the last year include Alfred C Harper, Darren P Field, David G Mee, James K Thompson, Nicholas Hobbs and Stuart Lockard Scott. View Insider Buying and Selling for J B Hunt Transport Services.

Which institutional investors are buying J B Hunt Transport Services stock?

JBHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Nuance Investments LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Invesco Ltd. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have bought J B Hunt Transport Services stock in the last two years include Gary Charles George and John N Roberts. View Insider Buying and Selling for J B Hunt Transport Services.

How do I buy shares of J B Hunt Transport Services?

Shares of JBHT 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 J B Hunt Transport Services' stock price today?

One share of JBHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.02.

How big of a company is J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $10.47 billion and generates $8.61 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $489.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.67 on an earnings per share basis. J B Hunt Transport Services employs 23,410 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About J B Hunt Transport Services.

What is J B Hunt Transport Services' official website?

The official website for J B Hunt Transport Services is http://www.jbhunt.com/.

How can I contact J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services' mailing address is 615 JB HUNT CORPORATE DR, LOWELL AR, 72745. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 479-820-0000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for J B Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ JBHT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  557 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  635 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,192
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about J B Hunt Transport Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JBHT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JBHT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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