NASDAQ:LSTR - Landstar System Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$112.16 +0.06 (+0.05 %)
(As of 04/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$112.10
Today's Range$111.58 - $112.52
52-Week Range$90.23 - $128.70
Volume322,463 shs
Average Volume334,237 shs
Market Capitalization$4.50 billion
P/E Ratio18.15
Dividend Yield0.59%
Beta1.2
Landstar System, Inc. provides integrated transportation management solutions in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Transportation Logistics and Insurance. The Transportation Logistics segment offers a range of transportation services, including truckload and less-than-truckload transportation, rail intermodal, air cargo, ocean cargo, expedited ground and air delivery of time-critical freight, heavy-haul/specialized, U.S.-Canada and U.S.-Mexico cross-border, intra-Mexico, intra-Canada, project cargo, and customs brokerage, as well as offers transportation services to other transportation companies, such as third party logistics and less-than-truckload service providers. It provides truck services through dry and specialty vans of various sizes, unsided/platform trailers, temperature-controlled vans, and containers; rail intermodal services through contracts with domestic and Canadian railroads; and air and ocean services through contracts with domestic and international airlines and ocean lines. This segment serves the automotive products, building products, metals, chemicals, foodstuffs, heavy machinery, retail, electronics, and military equipment industries. The Insurance segment reinsures certain risks of the company's independent contractors. The company markets its services through independent commission sales agents and third party capacity providers. Landstar System, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking, except local
Sub-IndustryTrucking
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LSTR
CUSIP51509810
Phone904-398-9400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.62 billion
Cash Flow$7.4674 per share
Book Value$17.18 per share

Profitability

Net Income$255.28 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,306
Market Cap$4.50 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Landstar System's stock symbol?

Landstar System trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LSTR."

How often does Landstar System pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Landstar System?

Landstar System declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 1st. Investors of record on Monday, February 18th will be given a dividend of $0.165 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 14th. View Landstar System's Dividend History.

How will Landstar System's stock buyback program work?

Landstar System declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 1,960,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Landstar System's earnings last quarter?

Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The transportation company reported $1.68 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.58 by $0.10. The transportation company had revenue of $1.18 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.21 billion. Landstar System had a net margin of 5.53% and a return on equity of 36.70%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $2.51 EPS. View Landstar System's Earnings History.

When is Landstar System's next earnings date?

Landstar System is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Landstar System.

How can I listen to Landstar System's earnings call?

Landstar System will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What guidance has Landstar System issued on next quarter's earnings?

Landstar System issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.51-1.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.025-1.075 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.1 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LSTR?

12 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Landstar System's shares. Their forecasts range from $96.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect Landstar System's stock price to reach $110.2222 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Landstar System.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Landstar System?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Landstar System in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Landstar System.

Has Landstar System been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about LSTR stock have been trending positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Landstar System earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the transportation company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Landstar System's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Landstar System own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Landstar System investors own include Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Landstar System's key executives?

Landstar System's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James B. Gattoni, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. L. Kevin Stout, VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Beacom, VP and Chief Safety & Operations Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael K. Kneller, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. Patrick J. O'Malley, VP and Chief Commercial & Marketing Officer (Age 60)

Who are Landstar System's major shareholders?

Landstar System's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (1.55%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.86%), BTIM Corp. (0.51%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.36%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.25%) and Denali Advisors LLC (0.14%). Company insiders that own Landstar System stock include Dr Homaira Akbari, James B Gattoni, Joseph J Beacom, L Kevin Stout, Michael K Kneller and Patrick J O'malley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Landstar System.

Which major investors are selling Landstar System stock?

LSTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, First Hawaiian Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Strs Ohio and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Landstar System company stock in the last year include James B Gattoni, Joseph J Beacom, L Kevin Stout and Patrick J O'malley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Landstar System.

Which major investors are buying Landstar System stock?

LSTR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Clarkston Capital Partners LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Meeder Asset Management Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, BTIM Corp. and Park National Corp OH. View Insider Buying and Selling for Landstar System.

How do I buy shares of Landstar System?

Shares of LSTR 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 Landstar System's stock price today?

One share of LSTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $112.16.

How big of a company is Landstar System?

Landstar System has a market capitalization of $4.50 billion and generates $4.62 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $255.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.18 on an earnings per share basis. Landstar System employs 1,306 workers across the globe.

What is Landstar System's official website?

The official website for Landstar System is http://www.landstar.com.

How can I contact Landstar System?

Landstar System's mailing address is 13410 SUTTON PARK DRIVE SOUTH, JACKSONVILLE FL, 32224. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 904-398-9400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Landstar System (NASDAQ LSTR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  414 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  621 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,035
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This page was last updated on 4/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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