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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
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QQQ   288.68

Marten Transport (MRTN) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.46 (+2.78%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
932,339 shs
Average Volume
470,425 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.39 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About Marten Transport

Marten Transport, Ltd. operates as a temperature-sensitive truckload carrier for shippers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates through four segments: Truckload, Dedicated, Intermodal, and Brokerage. The Truckload segment transports food and other consumer packaged goods that require a temperature-controlled or insulated environment. The Dedicated segment offers customized transportation solutions for individual customers' requirements using temperature-controlled trailers, dry vans, and other specialized equipment. The Intermodal segment transports customers' freight utilizing its refrigerated containers and temperature-controlled trailers on railroad flatcars for portions of trips, as well as using tractors and contracted carriers. The Brokerage segment develops contractual relationships with and arranges for third-party carriers to transport freight for customers in temperature-controlled trailers and dry vans. As of December 31, 2021, the company operated a fleet of 3,204 tractors, including 3,111 company-owned tractors and 93 tractors supplied by independent contractors. Marten Transport, Ltd. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Mondovi, Wisconsin.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Trucking, except local
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$973.64 million
Cash Flow
$2.36 per share
Book Value
$7.92 per share


Net Income
$85.43 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.39 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.85 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

20th out of 171 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

4th out of 18 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.2Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Marten Transport a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marten Transport in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Marten Transport stock.
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When is Marten Transport's next earnings date?

Marten Transport is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 21st 2022.
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How were Marten Transport's earnings last quarter?

Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) released its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 19th. The transportation company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.07. The transportation company earned $287.28 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $262.17 million. Marten Transport had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.70% and a net margin of 9.15%. Marten Transport's revenue was up 28.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.22 EPS.
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How often does Marten Transport pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marten Transport?

Marten Transport announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 16th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 15th.
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Is Marten Transport a good dividend stock?

Marten Transport pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.45%. Marten Transport does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Marten Transport is 20.87%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Marten Transport will have a dividend payout ratio of 19.05% next year. This indicates that Marten Transport will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Marten Transport's stock split? How did Marten Transport's stock split work?

Marten Transport's stock split on Friday, August 14th 2020. The 3-2 split was announced on Thursday, July 16th 2020. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Thursday, August 13th 2020. An investor that had 100 shares of Marten Transport stock prior to the split would have 150 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for MRTN?

2 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Marten Transport's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate Marten Transport's stock price to reach $22.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Marten Transport's key executives?
Marten Transport's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Randolph L. Marten, Exec. Chairman (Age 69, Pay $1.22M)
  • Mr. Timothy M. Kohl, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 74, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Douglas Paul Petit, Pres (Age 55, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. James J. Hinnendael, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $596.91k)
  • Mr. John H. Turner, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 60, Pay $573.18k)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Pazderka J.D., Sec.
What is Randy Marten's approval rating as Marten Transport's CEO?

91 employees have rated Marten Transport CEO Randy Marten on Glassdoor.com. Randy Marten has an approval rating of 72% among Marten Transport's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Marten Transport own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Marten Transport investors own include Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Procter & Gamble (PG), Pentair (PNR), AT&T (T), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Accenture (ACN), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Marten Transport's stock symbol?

Marten Transport trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MRTN."

Who are Marten Transport's major shareholders?

Marten Transport's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.84%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (7.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.31%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.86%), Geneva Capital Management LLC (3.84%) and State Street Corp (3.23%). Company insiders that own Marten Transport stock include James J Hinnendael, Jerry M Bauer, Jerry M Bauer, John H Turner, Robert L Demorest, Thomas J Winkel and Timothy M Kohl.
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Which institutional investors are selling Marten Transport stock?

MRTN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Rhumbline Advisers, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Invesco Ltd., Panagora Asset Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Marten Transport company stock in the last year include James J Hinnendael, John H Turner, Robert L Demorest, and Thomas J Winkel.
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Which institutional investors are buying Marten Transport stock?

MRTN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Granite Investment Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, and EAM Investors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Marten Transport?

Shares of MRTN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Marten Transport's stock price today?

One share of MRTN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.98.

How much money does Marten Transport make?

Marten Transport has a market capitalization of $1.39 billion and generates $973.64 million in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $85.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.149990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Marten Transport have?

Marten Transport employs 4,007 workers across the globe.

What is Marten Transport's official website?

The official website for Marten Transport is www.marten.com.

How can I contact Marten Transport?

Marten Transport's mailing address is 129 MARTEN STREET, MONDOVI WI, 55402. The transportation company can be reached via phone at (715) 926-4216, via email at www.marten.com, or via fax at 715-926-4530.

This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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