NASDAQ:JBHT

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

$168.45
+1.04 (+0.62 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$165.90
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50-Day Range
$155.89
$172.26
52-Week Range
$119.22
$183.80
Volume493,378 shs
Average Volume676,647 shs
Market Capitalization$17.80 billion
P/E Ratio30.08
Dividend Yield0.71%
Beta1.02
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About J.B. Hunt Transport Services

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. provides surface transportation and delivery services in North America. It operates through five segments: Intermodal (JBI), Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), Final Mile Services (FMS), and Truckload (JBT). The JBI segment offers intermodal freight solutions. It operates 98,689 pieces of company-owned trailing equipment; owns and maintains its own chassis fleet of 83,259 units; and manages a fleet of 5,166 company-owned tractors, 497 independent contractor trucks, and 6,745 company drivers. The DCS segment designs, develops, and executes supply-chain solutions that support various transportation networks. It operates 9,408 company-owned trucks, 498 customer-owned trucks, and 5 independent contractor trucks; and 19,573 owned pieces of trailing equipment and 7,717 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 provides an online multimodal marketplace; and single-source logistics management for customers that desire to outsource their transportation functions. The FMS segment provides delivery services. It operates 1,255 company-owned trucks, 265 customer-owned trucks, and 33 independent contractor trucks; and 963 owned pieces of trailing equipment and 159 customer-owned trailers. The JBT segment offers full-load and dry-van freight services by utilizing tractors operating over roads and highways. It operates 798 company-owned tractors. It also transports or arranges for the transportation of freight, such as 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. The company was incorporated in 1961 and is headquartered in Lowell, Arkansas.

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2.52 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

36th out of 257 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

8th out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is J.B. Hunt Transport Services a buy right now?

20 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for J.B. Hunt Transport Services in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock.
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Are investors shorting J.B. Hunt Transport Services?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,820,000 shares, an increase of 16.7% from the May 31st total of 1,560,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 579,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days. Approximately 2.2% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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, October 15th 2021.
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How were J.B. Hunt Transport Services' earnings last quarter?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) issued its earnings results on Sunday, July, 18th. The transportation company reported $1.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.55 by $0.06. The transportation company earned $2.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.73 billion. J.B. Hunt Transport Services had a net margin of 5.57% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 22.56%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 35.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.14 earnings per share.
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How has J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock price been impacted by 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 stock has increased by 90.7% and is now trading at $168.45.
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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 Wednesday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 6th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, August 20th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 5th.
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Is J.B. Hunt Transport Services a good dividend stock?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.71%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of J.B. Hunt Transport Services is 25.32%. 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 15.81% 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?

20 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $205.00. On average, they expect J.B. Hunt Transport Services' share price to reach $171.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.0% from the stock's current price.
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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 57, Pay $945.97k)
  • Mr. John Kuhlow, Exec. VP, CFO, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50, Pay $238.06k)
  • Mr. Nicholas Hobbs, Pres of Contract Services, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58, Pay $561.35k)
  • Ms. Shelley Simpson, Chief Commercial Officer and Exec. VP of People & HR (Age 49, Pay $568.84k)
  • Mr. Darren P. Field, Exec. VP & Pres of Intermodal (Age 50, Pay $412.83k)
  • Mr. Stuart L. Scott Jr., Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. A. Brad Delco, VP of Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer R. Boattini, Sr. VP of Legal & Litigation, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Craig Harper, Exec. VP & Chief Sustainability Officer (Age 63)
  • Greg Breeden, Sr. VP of JBT Marketing & Network Devel.

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.

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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).

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 Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (0.20%), PGGM Investments (0.18%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.13%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), State of Michigan Retirement System (0.02%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.02%). Company insiders that own J.B. Hunt Transport Services stock include Bradley W Hicks, Darren P Field, David G Mee, Earl Wayne Garrison, Eric Mcgee, Gary Charles George, James K Thompson, Jennifer Boattini, Joe Bob Perkins, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Kevin Bracy, Nicholas Hobbs, Sharilyn S Gasaway, 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 PGGM Investments, Alliancebernstein L.P., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Hartford Investment Management Co., Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC, Newfound Research LLC, and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold J.B. Hunt Transport Services company stock in the last year include Bradley W Hicks, Darren P Field, Earl Wayne Garrison, Eric Mcgee, Gary Charles George, James K Thompson, Jennifer Boattini, Joe Bob Perkins, John Kuhlow, John N Roberts, Sharilyn S Gasaway, Shelley Simpson, and Terrence D Matthews.
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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 Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Sound Financial Strategies Group LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, and Trust Investment Advisors.
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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.
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What is J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stock price today?

One share of JBHT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $168.45.

How much money does J.B. Hunt Transport Services make?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $17.80 billion and generates $9.64 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $506.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.74 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does J.B. Hunt Transport Services have?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services employs 30,309 workers across the globe.

Does J.B. Hunt Transport Services have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of J.B. Hunt Transport Services: Cory 1st Choice Home Delivery, FIS Inc., Hunt Mexicana S.A. de C.V., J.B. Hunt Corp., J.B. Hunt Logistics Inc., J.B. Hunt Mexico S.C., J.B. Hunt Transport Inc., L.A. Inc., Mass Movement, RDI Logistics, Special Logistics, and WPS Purchasing LLC.

When was J.B. Hunt Transport Services founded?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services was founded in 1961.

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

The official website for J.B. Hunt Transport Services is www.jbhunt.com.

Where are J.B. Hunt Transport Services' headquarters?

J.B. Hunt Transport Services is headquartered at 615 JB HUNT CORPORATE DR, LOWELL AR, 72745.

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 8/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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