NASDAQ:JBHT - J B Hunt Transport Services Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $121.13 -0.70 (-0.57 %) (As of 07/17/2018 05:45 AM ET)Previous Close$121.83Today's Range$116.14 - $129.9852-Week Range$88.83 - $131.74Volume4.86 million shsAverage Volume675,290 shsMarket Capitalization$13.37 billionP/E Ratio31.24Dividend Yield0.79%Beta0.96 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 through four segments: Intermodal (JBI), Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), and Truckload (JBT). The JBI segment offers intermodal freight solutions, such as origin and destination pickup, and delivery services. It operates 88,610 pieces of company-owned trailing equipment; owns and maintains its chassis fleet comprising 77,946 units; and manages a fleet of 4,776 company-owned tractors, 764 independent contractor trucks, and 5,782 company drivers. The DCS segment designs, develops, and executes supply-chain solutions that support various transportation networks. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 8,124 company-owned trucks, 544 customer-owned trucks, and 59 independent contractor trucks, as well as 18,579 owned pieces of trailing equipment, and 7,232 customer-owned trailers. The ICS segment provides 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 offers 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 provides full-load and dry-van freight services by utilizing tractors operating over roads and highways. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 1,291 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 founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Lowell, Arkansas. Receive JBHT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for JBHT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Trucking, except local Sub-IndustryTrucking SectorTransportation SymbolNASDAQ:JBHT CUSIP44565810 Webwww.jbhunt.com Phone479-820-0000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.39 Current Ratio1.13 Quick Ratio1.13 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio31.24 Forward P/E Ratio22.77 P/E Growth1.81 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.19 billion Price / Sales1.85 Cash Flow$7.2360 per share Price / Cash16.74 Book Value$16.76 per share Price / Book7.23 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.74 Net Income$686.26 million Net Margins9.35% Return on Equity25.90% Return on Assets10.32% Miscellaneous Employees24,681 Outstanding Shares109,760,000Market Cap$13,371.57 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 19th. Investors of record on Friday, May 4th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, May 18th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 3rd. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Dividend History. How will J B Hunt Transport Services' stock buyback program work? J B Hunt Transport Services declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 51% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were J B Hunt Transport Services' earnings last quarter? J B Hunt Transport Services Inc (NASDAQ:JBHT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 16th. The transportation company reported $1.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.28 by $0.09. The transportation company earned $2.14 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.05 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a net margin of 9.35% and a return on equity of 25.90%. J B Hunt Transport Services's quarterly revenue was up 23.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.88 earnings per share. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for JBHT? 19 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for J B Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their predictions range from $84.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate J B Hunt Transport Services' stock price to reach $125.1053 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for J B Hunt Transport Services. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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, 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of J B Hunt Transport Services' key competitors? Some companies that are related to J B Hunt Transport Services include Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Schneider National (SNDR), Landstar System (LSTR), Werner Enterprises (WERN), Saia (SAIA), Heartland Express (HTLD), Marten Transport (MRTN), ArcBest (ARCB), Universal Logistics (ULH), Covenant Transportation Group (CVTI), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), P.A.M. Transportation Services (PTSI), USA Truck (USAK) and Celadon Group (CGI). 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 54)Mr. David G. Mee, Exec. VP of Fin. & Admin., CFO and Corp. Sec. (Age 57)Mr. Terrence D. Matthews, Exec. VP & Pres of Intermodal (Age 59)Ms. Shelley Simpson, Corp. Exec. VP, Chief Commercial Officer & Pres of Highway Services (Age 46)Mr. Nicholas Hobbs, Exec. VP & Pres of Dedicated Contract Services (Age 55) Has J B Hunt Transport Services been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about JBHT stock have been trending positive this week, according to Accern. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a media sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 45.15 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are J B Hunt Transport Services' major shareholders? J B Hunt Transport Services' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.07%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), New England Research & Management Inc. (0.01%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.00%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.00%) and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.00%). 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, 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 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 Bank of Montreal Can, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp. 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, Eric Mcgee, J B Hunt Llc, James K Thompson, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Johnnie B Hunt Jr, Nicholas Hobbs, Shelley Simpson and Terrence D Matthews. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, New England Research & Management Inc., IFM Investors Pty Ltd and Private Trust Co. NA. 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 $121.13. How big of a company is J B Hunt Transport Services? J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $13.37 billion and generates $7.19 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $686.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.74 on an earnings per share basis. J B Hunt Transport Services employs 24,681 workers across the globe. 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: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 479 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 502 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 981MarketBeat'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 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does EPS mean?