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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Stock Forecast, Price & News

$135.29
-0.56 (-0.41 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$134.75
Now: $135.29
$136.79
50-Day Range
$121.74
MA: $129.64
$141.84
52-Week Range
$75.29
Now: $135.29
$144.35
Volume252,174 shs
Average Volume880,197 shs
Market Capitalization$14.30 billion
P/E Ratio29.09
Dividend Yield0.79%
Beta1.01
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 96,743 pieces of company-owned trailing equipment; owns and maintains its own chassis fleet of 82,731 units; and manages a fleet of 4,989 company-owned tractors, 570 independent contractor trucks, and 6,376 company drivers. The DCS segment designs, develops, and executes supply-chain solutions that support various transportation networks. As of December 31, 2019, it operated 10,542 company-owned trucks, 505 customer-owned trucks, and 40 independent contractor trucks, as well as 20,860 owned pieces of trailing equipment and 7,258 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 an online multimodal marketplace; and single-source logistics management for customers that desire to outsource their transportation functions. This segment operates 37 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, 2019, it operated 845 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.95 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking, except local
Sub-IndustryTrucking
Current SymbolNASDAQ:JBHT
CUSIP44565810
Phone479-820-0000
Employees29,056

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.17 billion
Cash Flow$10.39 per share
Book Value$23.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$516.32 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$14.30 billion
Next Earnings Date1/15/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$135.29
-0.56 (-0.41 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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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?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock was trading at $88.32 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JBHT shares have increased by 53.2% and is now trading at $135.29.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of J.B. Hunt Transport Services?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J.B. Hunt Transport Services in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than J.B. Hunt Transport Services?

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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 Friday, January 15th 2021.
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How were J.B. Hunt Transport Services' earnings last quarter?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October, 16th. The transportation company reported $1.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.08. The transportation company had revenue of $2.47 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.36 billion. J.B. Hunt Transport Services had a return on equity of 21.07% and a net margin of 5.31%. The company's revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.40 earnings per share.
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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 Thursday, October 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, November 20th. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 5th.
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What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

18 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $155.00. On average, they expect J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock price to reach $136.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting J.B. Hunt Transport Services?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,010,000 shares, an increase of 38.6% from the October 15th total of 1,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 873,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.3 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), The Walt Disney (DIS), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

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 56, Pay $1.03M)
  • Ms. Shelley Simpson, Corp. Exec. VP, Chief Commercial Officer & Pres of Highway Services (Age 48, Pay $549.3k)
  • Mr. Nicholas Hobbs, Exec. VP & Pres of Dedicated Contract Services (Age 57, Pay $542.72k)
  • Mr. John Kuhlow, Sr. VP of Fin., Controller, Chief Accounting Officer & Interim CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Craig Harper, COO & Exec. VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. Stuart L. Scott Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. A. Brad Delco, VP of Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer R. Boattini, Sr. VP of Legal & Litigation, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 47)
  • Greg Breeden, Sr. VP of JBT Marketing & Network Devel.
  • Mr. Darren P. Field, Exec. VP & Pres of Intermodal (Age 49)

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.81%), State Street Corp (3.46%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.51%), Durable Capital Partners LP (1.35%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.87%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.73%). 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, Gary Charles George, James K Thompson, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Kevin Bracy, Nicholas Hobbs, Shelley Simpson, Stuart Lockard Scott and Terrence D Matthews.
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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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Truist Financial Corp, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and Guggenheim Capital 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, Gary Charles George, James K Thompson, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Kevin Bracy, Shelley Simpson, Stuart Lockard Scott, and Terrence D Matthews.
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Which institutional investors are buying J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock?

JBHT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Hexagon Capital Partners LLC, Durable Capital Partners LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, BlackRock Inc., 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.
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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 $135.29.

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

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $14.30 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.

What is J.B. Hunt Transport Services' official website?

The official website for J.B. Hunt Transport Services is 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.

This page was last updated on 11/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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