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NASDAQ:JBHT - J B Hunt Transport Services Stock Price, Forecast & News

$114.68
-5.08 (-4.24 %)
(As of 01/19/2020 03:57 PM ET)
Today's Range
$112.79
Now: $114.68
$119.00
50-Day Range
$111.41
MA: $115.93
$119.76
52-Week Range
$83.64
Now: $114.68
$122.29
Volume3.94 million shs
Average Volume701,918 shs
Market Capitalization$12.22 billion
P/E Ratio22.62
Dividend Yield0.87%
Beta1.11
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$9.36 per share
Book Value$19.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$489.58 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,410
Market Cap$12.22 billion
Next Earnings Date4/20/2020 (Estimated)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 14th. Investors of record on Friday, November 8th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, November 22nd. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 7th. 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) posted its earnings results on Friday, January, 17th. The transportation company reported $1.35 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.17. The transportation company had revenue of $2.45 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.46 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a net margin of 5.46% and a return on equity of 28.45%. J B Hunt Transport Services's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.81 earnings per share. View J B Hunt Transport Services' Earnings History.

When is J B Hunt Transport Services' next earnings date?

J B Hunt Transport Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 20th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for J B Hunt Transport Services.

How can I listen to J B Hunt Transport Services' earnings call?

J B Hunt Transport Services will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, January 20th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

18 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for J B Hunt Transport Services' stock. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $133.00. On average, they anticipate J B Hunt Transport Services' share price to reach $112.59 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for J B Hunt Transport Services.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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 1 sell rating, 15 hold ratings and 2 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?

Media headlines about JBHT stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a media sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. 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 during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,370,000 shares, a drop of 8.4% from the December 15th total of 4,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 806,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.4 days. Approximately 5.2% of the company's shares are short sold. 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), Broadcom (AVGO), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Intel (INTC).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.20%), Horrell Capital Management Inc. (0.05%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.04%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%) and DNB Asset Management AS (0.02%). 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 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 Manning & Napier Group LLC, Sciencast Management LP, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Uncommon Cents Investing LLC and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. Company insiders that have sold J B Hunt Transport Services company stock in the last year include Alfred C Harper, Bradley W Hicks, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Contravisory Investment Management Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, Raymond James Trust N.A. and Horrell Capital Management 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. 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 $114.68.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $12.22 billion and generates $8.61 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $489.58 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.89 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:  588 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  677 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,265
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 1/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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