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

$90.06
-3.67 (-3.92 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 01:57 AM ET)
Today's Range
$87.34
Now: $90.06
$92.68
50-Day Range
$75.38
MA: $97.83
$114.23
52-Week Range
$75.29
Now: $90.06
$122.29
Volume963,002 shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.57 billion
P/E Ratio17.76
Dividend Yield1.15%
Beta1.11
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. It operates 88,739 pieces of company-owned trailing equipment; owns and maintains its own chassis fleet of 81,442 units; and manages a fleet of 5,017 company-owned tractors, 633 independent contractor trucks, and 6,208 company drivers. The DCS segment designs, develops, and executes supply-chain solutions that support various transportation networks. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 9,652 company-owned trucks, 412 customer-owned trucks, and 51 independent contractor trucks, as well as 20,344 owned pieces of trailing equipment and 6,366 customer-owned trailers. The ICS segment offers traditional freight brokerage and transportation logistics solutions; and flatbed, refrigerated, expedited, and less-than-truckload solutions, as well as various dry-van and intermodal solutions. It also provides single-source logistics management for customers that desire to outsource their transportation functions. This segment operates 44 remote sales offices or branches. The JBT segment offers full-load and dry-van freight services by utilizing tractors operating over roads and highways. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 1,139 company-owned tractors. The company also transports or arranges for the transportation of freight, including general merchandise, specialty consumer items, appliances, forest and paper products, food and beverages, building materials, soaps and cosmetics, automotive parts, agricultural products, electronics, and chemicals. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. was incorporated in 1961 and is headquartered in Lowell, Arkansas.
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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$9.17 billion
Cash Flow$9.29 per share
Book Value$21.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$516.32 million

Miscellaneous

Employees29,056
Market Cap$9.57 billion
Next Earnings Date4/20/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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

How has J B Hunt Transport Services' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

J B Hunt Transport Services' stock was trading at $88.32 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, JBHT shares have increased by 2.0% and is now trading at $90.06. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of J B Hunt Transport Services?

19 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, 15 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for J B Hunt Transport Services.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 20th 2020. View our earnings forecast for J B Hunt Transport Services.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services Inc (NASDAQ:JBHT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January, 17th. The transportation company reported $1.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.17. The transportation company had revenue of $2.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.46 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a net margin of 5.99% and a return on equity of 25.65%. The company's revenue was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.81 earnings per share. View J B Hunt Transport Services' earnings history.

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 7th will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, February 21st. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 6th. This is an increase from J B Hunt Transport Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View J B Hunt Transport Services' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

19 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for J B Hunt Transport Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate J B Hunt Transport Services' share price to reach $113.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for J B Hunt Transport Services.

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

Media stories about JBHT stock have been trending very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a news sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutJ B Hunt Transport Services.

Are investors shorting J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totaling 3,890,000 shares, a drop of 13.2% from the January 30th total of 4,480,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 796,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.9 days. Currently, 3.9% of the company's stock 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 Netflix (NFLX), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Broadcom (AVGO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are J B Hunt Transport Services' key executives?

J B Hunt Transport Services' management team includes the following 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)

What is J B Hunt Transport Services' stock symbol?

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

Who are J B Hunt Transport Services' major shareholders?

J B Hunt Transport Services' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.38%), FMR LLC (2.51%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.41%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.58%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.48%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%). 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, James K Thompson, John N Roberts, 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 Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, ProShare Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and Nuance Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold J B Hunt Transport Services company stock in the last year include Bradley W Hicks, Darren P Field, David G Mee, Earl Wayne Garrison, James K Thompson, Nicholas Hobbs, Shelley Simpson, Stuart Lockard Scott, and Terrence D Matthews. View insider buying and selling activity for J B Hunt Transport Services.

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

JBHT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Scopus Asset Management L.P., Norges Bank, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Renaissance Technologies LLC, UBS Group AG, and Jennison Associates LLC. 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 activity 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, Robinhood, 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 $90.06.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $9.57 billion and generates $9.17 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $516.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.89 on an earnings per share basis. J B Hunt Transport Services employs 29,056 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:  607 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  705 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,312
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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