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

$111.60
+2.02 (+1.84 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 03:34 AM ET)
Today's Range
$108.72
Now: $111.60
$111.99
50-Day Range
$100.50
MA: $110.44
$115.53
52-Week Range
$83.64
Now: $111.60
$116.27
Volume1.25 million shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.92 billion
P/E Ratio19.68
Dividend Yield0.95%
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$9.88 per share
Book Value$19.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$489.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,410
Market Cap$11.92 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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 Monday, October 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, November 8th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.93%. 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 15th. The transportation company reported $1.40 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.45 by $0.05. The transportation company had revenue of $2.36 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.34 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a return on equity of 29.35% and a net margin of 5.33%. The firm's revenue was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.47 EPS. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets 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' stock price to reach $109.88 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. 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, 13 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.

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

News stories about JBHT stock have been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a daily sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for J B Hunt Transport Services.

Are investors shorting J B Hunt Transport Services?

J B Hunt Transport Services saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,420,000 shares, a drop of 13.4% from the August 30th total of 6,260,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,100,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.9 days. Currently, 6.4% of the company's shares 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), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Netflix (NFLX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Visa (V), Broadcom (AVGO), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Walmart (WMT).

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 shareholders include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.21%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Winmill & CO. Inc. (0.02%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.02%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%) and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.01%). 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 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 major investors are selling J B Hunt Transport Services stock?

JBHT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Private Trust Co. NA and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. 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, Earl Wayne Garrison, James K Thompson, Nicholas Hobbs, Shelley Simpson and Stuart Lockard Scott. View Insider Buying and Selling for J B Hunt Transport Services.

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

JBHT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Group LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Winmill & CO. Inc., Wealthfront Advisers LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., North Star Investment Management Corp. and Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group 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 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 $111.60.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $11.92 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:  569 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  650 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,219
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 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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