Landstar System Company Profile (NASDAQ:LSTR)

About Landstar System

Landstar System logoLandstar System, Inc. (Landstar) is an asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions. The Company offers services to its customers across multiple transportation modes, with the ability to arrange for individual shipments of freight to enterprise solutions to manage customer's transportation needs. It operates in two segments: the Transportation Logistics segment and the Insurance segment. The Transportation Logistics segment provides a range of integrated transportation management solutions. Transportation services offered by it include truckload and less-than-truckload transportation, rail intermodal, air cargo, ocean cargo, expedited ground and air delivery of time-critical freight, heavy-haul or specialized, the United States-Canada and the United States-Mexico cross-border, project cargo and customs brokerage. The insurance segment consists of Signature Insurance Company, which is an offshore insurance subsidiary, and Risk Management Claim Services, Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sub-Industry: Trucking
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LSTR
  • CUSIP: 51509810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $87.25
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $84.96
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $75.97
  • 52-Week Range: $41,838,000.00 - $57.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.37
  • P/E Growth: 1.98
  • Market Cap: $3.65B
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,838,000
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Net Margins: 4.34%
  • Return on Equity: 27.08%
  • Return on Assets: 13.51%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.17%
  • Current Ratio: 1.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.91%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $69.06 (20.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell -> Hold$72.00 -> $79.00View Rating Details
2/3/2017Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$70.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/13/2017KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
12/20/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncInitiated CoverageNeutral$81.00View Rating Details
11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageBuy$82.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.DowngradeOutperformView Rating Details
8/2/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeMarket PerformView Rating Details
4/21/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$72.50 -> $67.50View Rating Details
4/7/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$63.00View Rating Details
3/30/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$56.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
3/30/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$55.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$57.00 -> $56.00View Rating Details
1/31/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
12/15/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$61.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
10/23/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$70.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details
5/29/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Peer PerformView Rating Details
5/5/2015Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
3/9/2015Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/1/2017Q4 2016$0.87$0.94$830.16 million$893.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q316$0.81$0.86$576.65 million$788.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.81$0.76$790.95 million$775.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.67$0.69$721.15 million$711.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.87$0.88$849.10 million$848.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.90$0.90$856.33 million$841.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.89$0.92$861.91 million$868.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.73$0.67$781.48 million$762.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.81$0.86$835.24 million$862.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.81$0.82$819.57 million$809.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.77$0.80$777.55 million$814.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q1$0.59$0.61$667.21 million$688.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.63$0.55$669.72 million$691.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.69$0.64$693.92 million$680.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.66$0.66$685.51 million$679.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.57$0.57$646.32 million$628.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.67$0.73$714.36 million$691.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.69$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.74$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.54$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.66$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$0.62$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.59$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.47$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.46 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.90 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.66$0.70$0.68
Q2 20165$0.80$0.83$0.81
Q3 20164$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q4 20164$0.79$0.83$0.82
Q1 20173$0.73$0.76$0.74
Q2 20173$0.83$0.91$0.87
Q3 20173$0.91$0.94$0.93
Q4 20173$0.95$0.96$0.96
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:0.41%
Payout Ratio:11.08% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
10.40% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
9.23% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.73%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/17/2016Larry S ThomasVPSell5,280$80.57$425,409.60View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Patrick J O'malleyCMOSell1,787$69.17$123,606.79View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Joseph J BeacomCOOSell3,987$68.10$271,514.70View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Joseph J BeacomCOOSell2,500$67.28$168,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Anthony J OrlandoDirectorBuy4,000$66.76$267,040.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Larry S ThomasVPSell5,400$73.74$398,196.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014James B GattoniCFOSell4,000$73.79$295,160.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Joseph J BeacomCOOSell5,463$66.55$363,562.65View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Patrick O'malleyCMOSell6,982$58.49$408,377.18View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Henry GerkensCEOSell30,000$58.78$1,763,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Larry ThomasVPSell9,815$56.74$556,903.10View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Henry GerkensCEOSell25,883$54.85$1,419,682.55View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Joseph BeacomCOOSell5,000$56.63$283,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013James GattoniCFOSell25,000$53.80$1,345,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Larry ThomasVPSell10,209$53.78$549,040.02View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR)
DateHeadline logoLandstar System goes ex-dividend tomorrow (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 14 at 11:57 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Werner's Q4 Top-line Outperformed Forecasts (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 10 at 7:09 PM logoResearch Analysts Set Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) Price Target at $77.166 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 9 at 12:10 AM logoLandstar to Participate in Stifel’s 2017 Transportation and Logistics Conference (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 7 at 7:39 PM
News IconCowen Just Issued "Market Perform" Rating on Landstar System (LSTR) (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 4 at 5:06 AM
News IconCowen Indicates Potential -9.25% Decrease In Shares Of Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 4 at 5:06 AM
News IconThe Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) to Issue $0.09 Quarterly Dividend (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 4 at 5:06 AM logoLandstar System Inc. Reports 5% Rise In Q4 Profit (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 3 at 12:09 AM logoEdited Transcript of LSTR earnings conference call or presentation 2-Feb-17 1:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 3 at 12:09 AM logoLandstar System Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 8:00 am ET today (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 2 at 7:08 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. :LSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 2, 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 2 at 7:08 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. :LSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 2, 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 2 at 7:08 PM logoLandstar System Issues Q1 Outlook - Quick Facts (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 2 at 5:15 AM
News IconLandstar System Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) 4Q16 earnings; Beats Street View (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 2 at 5:15 AM logoQ4 2016 Landstar System, Inc. Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 1 at 7:11 PM logoLandstar System Reports Record Quarterly Revenue of $893 Million and Record Quarterly Diluted Earnings Per Share From Continuing Operations of $0.94 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 1 at 7:11 PM logo4:24 pm Landstar System beats by $0.07, beats on revs; guides Q1 EPS in-line, revs in-line (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 1 at 7:11 PM logoLandstar tops Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:LSTR) - February 1 at 7:11 PM logoIs a Surprise Coming for Landstar (LSTR) This Earnings Season? (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 31 at 7:14 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:LSTR) : January 27, 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 27 at 11:14 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LSTR-US : January 26, 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 26 at 8:12 PM logoEnhancements Take Landstar Connect Mobile App to the Next Level (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 25 at 7:47 PM logoTrump's Tough Talk on Trade With Mexico Weighs on Logistics Boom (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 25 at 7:47 PM logoLandstar Moves to Expanded, Newly Built U.S. / Mexico Logistics Service Center in Laredo (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 19 at 8:15 PM logoLandstar to Release Fourth Quarter Results on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 18 at 6:52 PM logoLandstar System : Technical Reports on Services Equities -- SeaWorld Entertainment, Planet Fitness, ClubCorp, and Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 12 at 12:01 AM logoResearch Analysts Set Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR) Price Target at $74.187 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - January 4 at 7:11 PM logoWhere Mutual Fund Bigwigs Expect To See Stock Gains In 2017 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - December 30 at 6:46 PM logoAnalyst Activity – Stifel Nicolaus Reiterates Hold on Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) (NASDAQ:LSTR) - December 17 at 6:45 PM logoLandstar System downgraded by Stifel (NASDAQ:LSTR) - December 16 at 6:58 PM
News IconDo Hedge Funds Love Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR)? (NASDAQ:LSTR) - December 2 at 1:55 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. : LSTR-US: Dividend Analysis : November 08th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : December 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - December 1 at 6:21 PM
News IconInsider Change: Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR)’s VP – CSO – COO Joseph Beacom Unloaded 3,000 Shares (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 16 at 6:19 PM
News IconInsider Trade: Landstar System, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSTR)’s VP – CFO and Asst Secretary Kevin Stout Sold 5,000 shares (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 15 at 9:40 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Landstar System, Inc. : November 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 10 at 5:39 PM
News IconTrucking Group Starts Meeting With Trump Transition Team (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 9 at 5:48 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. :LSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 7 at 6:32 PM logoBCO Named to Women In Trucking Image Team (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 4 at 8:59 AM logo2017-2018 LANDSTAR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 2 at 6:14 PM logoCoverage initiated on Landstar System by Deutsche Bank (NASDAQ:LSTR) - November 2 at 6:14 PM
News IconStifel Nicolaus reiterated Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) as 'Hold' With 70 PT (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 31 at 12:41 PM
News IconLandstar System Inc. (LSTR) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 31 at 12:41 PM logoMuriel's Journey: Unique Solutions Move Historic Aircraft (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 24 at 11:23 AM logoLandstar's Strength Is In The Scaled Asset-Light Business Model (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 21 at 6:01 PM logoLandstar System, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LSTR-US : October 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 21 at 9:23 AM logoLandstar System's (LSTR) CEO Jim Gattoni on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 20 at 6:18 PM logoLandstar System Inc. (LSTR) Is Climbing On Better Than Expected Q3 Earnings (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 20 at 6:18 PM logoLandstar System (LSTR) Stock Spikes on Q3 Results (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 20 at 6:18 PM logoLandstar shares soar after stronger than expected earnings report (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 20 at 6:18 PM logoLandstar beats earnings expectations but tough year continues (NASDAQ:LSTR) - October 20 at 11:44 AM


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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 20th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, March 17th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 15th.

Where is Landstar System's stock going? Where will Landstar System's stock price be in 2017?

13 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Landstar System's shares. Their predictions range from $55.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Landstar System's share price to reach $69.06 in the next twelve months.

When will Landstar System announce their earnings?

Landstar System is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns Landstar System stock?

Landstar System's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (5.56%), Royce & Associates LP (3.31%), State Street Corp (2.89%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (2.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.03%) and FMR LLC (1.92%). Company insiders that own Landstar System stock include Anthony J Orlando, Joseph J Beacom, Larry S Thomas and Patrick J O'malley.

Who sold Landstar System stock? Who is selling Landstar System stock?

Landstar System's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Royce & Associates LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, J. Goldman & Co LP, Janus Capital Management LLC, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN and Zebra Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Landstar System stock in the last year include Joseph J Beacom, Larry S Thomas and Patrick J O'malley.

Who bought Landstar System stock? Who is buying Landstar System stock?

Landstar System's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Marshall Wace LLP, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Capco Asset Management LLC, Folger Hill Asset Management LP and Renaissance Technologies LLC.

How do I buy Landstar System stock?

Shares of Landstar System can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Landstar System stock cost?

One share of Landstar System stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.25.

Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff