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

$146.14
-1.16 (-0.79 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$144.95
Now: $146.14
$147.27
50-Day Range
$133.78
MA: $141.70
$151.95
52-Week Range
$75.29
Now: $146.14
$156.74
Volume616,079 shs
Average Volume856,404 shs
Market Capitalization$15.44 billion
P/E Ratio31.43
Dividend Yield0.73%
Beta1
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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

22nd out of 238 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

5th out of 21 stocks

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

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$9.47 per share
Book Value$21.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$516.32 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$15.44 billion
Next Earnings Date4/13/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$146.14
-1.16 (-0.79 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 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 price 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 65.5% and is now trading at $146.14.
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Is J.B. Hunt Transport Services a buy right now?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J.B. Hunt Transport Services in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock.
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What is John N. Roberts III's approval rating as J.B. Hunt Transport Services' CEO?

756 employees have rated J.B. Hunt Transport Services CEO John N. Roberts III on Glassdoor.com. John N. Roberts III has an approval rating of 86% among J.B. Hunt Transport Services' employees.

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 Tuesday, April 13th 2021.
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How were J.B. Hunt Transport Services' earnings last quarter?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January, 18th. The transportation company reported $1.44 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.30 by $0.14. The transportation company earned $2.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.57 billion. J.B. Hunt Transport Services had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.07% and a net margin of 5.31%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services's revenue for the quarter was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.35 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, January 21st. Investors of record on Friday, February 5th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, February 19th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.77%. This is a boost from J.B. Hunt Transport Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27.
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Is J.B. Hunt Transport Services a good dividend stock?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.73%. The dividend payout ratio of J.B. Hunt Transport Services is 22.09%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, J.B. Hunt Transport Services will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.97% next year. This indicates that J.B. Hunt Transport Services will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

19 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $175.00. On average, they anticipate J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock price to reach $148.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.3% 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 during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,760,000 shares, an increase of 18.1% from the December 15th total of 1,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 802,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the company 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)
  • Mr. Nicholas Hobbs, Pres of Contract Services, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57, Pay $542.72k)
  • Ms. Shelley Simpson, Chief Commercial Officer and Exec. VP of People & HR (Age 48, Pay $549.3k)
  • Mr. John Kuhlow, Exec. VP, CFO, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • 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)
  • Mr. Craig Harper, Exec. VP & Chief Sustainability Officer (Age 62)
  • 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sib LLC (0.10%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.07%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%), Bright Rock Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and IFM Investors Pty Ltd (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, 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 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 Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, HWG Holdings LP, Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Sib LLC, and Uncommon Cents Investing 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 major investors are buying J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock?

JBHT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Limited, DNB Asset Management AS, WoodTrust Financial Corp, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Sowell Financial Services LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Newfound Research LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. 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 WeBull, 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 $146.14.

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

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $15.44 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 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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