NASDAQ:LSTR - Landstar System Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $109.38 +0.46 (+0.42 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$108.92Today's Range$108.69 - $110.0452-Week Range$90.23 - $128.70Volume338,636 shsAverage Volume367,151 shsMarket Capitalization$4.50 billionP/E Ratio17.70Dividend Yield0.61%Beta1.16 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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, including third party logistics and less-than-truckload service providers. This segment 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. It serves 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. Receive LSTR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LSTR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Trucking, except local Sub-IndustryTrucking SectorTransportation Current SymbolNASDAQ:LSTR Previous Symbol CUSIP51509810 Webwww.landstar.com Phone904-398-9400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.12 Current Ratio1.81 Quick Ratio1.94Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.70 Forward P/E Ratio17.06 P/E Growth1.4 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.62 billion Price / Sales0.97 Cash Flow$7.3607 per share Price / Cash Flow14.86 Book Value$16.76 per share Price / Book6.53Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.18 Net Income$255.28 million Net Margins5.53% Return on Equity36.70% Return on Assets18.91%Miscellaneous Employees1,273 Outstanding Shares41,114,000Market Cap$4.50 billion 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. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.165 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 has initiated a share repurchase program on Friday, December 15th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 1,960,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Landstar System's earnings last quarter? Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 30th. The transportation company reported $1.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.58 by $0.10. The transportation company had revenue of $1.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.21 billion. Landstar System had a return on equity of 36.70% and a net margin of 5.53%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $2.51 earnings per share. 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. 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 guidance of $1.51-1.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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? 13 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Landstar System's stock. Their predictions range from $96.00 to $143.00. On average, they anticipate Landstar System's stock price to reach $113.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Landstar System. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Landstar System? 13 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 4 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? Headlines about LSTR stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Landstar System earned a coverage optimism score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Landstar System's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Landstar System include J B Hunt Transport Services (JBHT), Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Schneider National (SNDR), Werner Enterprises (WERN), Saia (SAIA), Heartland Express (HTLD), Marten Transport (MRTN), ArcBest (ARCB), Universal Logistics (ULH), US Xpress Enterprises (USX), Covenant Transportation Group (CVTI), P.A.M. Transportation Services (PTSI), YRC Worldwide (YRCW) and USA Truck (USAK). 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.16%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (5.71%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (4.18%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (2.09%), Royce & Associates LP (2.03%) and Eagle Asset Management Inc. (1.75%). 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 Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Smith Asset Management Group LP, Millennium Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Hennessy Advisors Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Martingale Asset Management L P. Company insiders that have sold Landstar System company stock in the last year include Joseph J Beacom and Patrick J O'malley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Landstar System. Which major investors are buying Landstar System stock? LSTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Gotham Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Fenimore Asset Management Inc.. 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 $109.38. 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 1,273 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 405 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 614 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,019MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Landstar System and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LSTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LSTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Investors Open a Backdoor Roth IRA?