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

$105.35
-4.35 (-3.97 %)
(As of 02/25/2020 03:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
$103.93
Now: $105.35
$107.78
50-Day Range
$105.35
MA: $113.48
$119.76
52-Week Range
$83.64
Now: $105.35
$122.29
Volume1.04 million shs
Average Volume829,440 shs
Market Capitalization$11.23 billion
P/E Ratio20.78
Dividend Yield0.98%
Beta1.12
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$9.17 billion
Cash Flow$9.29 per share
Book Value$21.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$516.32 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,410
Market Cap$11.23 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 Tuesday, January 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 7th will be given a dividend of $0.27 per share on Friday, February 21st. This represents a $1.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 6th. This is a boost from J B Hunt Transport Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. 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) announced its earnings results on Friday, January, 17th. The transportation company reported $1.35 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates 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 5.99% and a return on equity of 25.65%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $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.

What price target have analysts set for JBHT?

19 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for J B Hunt Transport Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $82.00 to $133.00. On average, they expect J B Hunt Transport Services' share price to reach $115.11 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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, 15 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 articles about JBHT stock have trended neutral recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. J B Hunt Transport Services earned a news sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near 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 decline in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 4,370,000 shares, a decline of 8.4% from the December 31st total of 4,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 792,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.5 days. Approximately 5.2% 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), Broadcom (AVGO), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT), Boeing (BA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (3.38%), FMR LLC (2.51%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (2.41%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.58%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.48%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%). 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 Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, ProShare Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund and Nuance Investments LLC. 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, Stuart Lockard Scott 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 Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Scopus Asset Management L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, UBS Group AG, Jennison Associates LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Stifel Financial Corp. 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 $105.35.

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

J B Hunt Transport Services has a market capitalization of $11.23 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 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:  600 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  693 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,293
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 2/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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