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Former Bank of Beijing chairman under investigation, part of China's crackdown on corruption
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Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
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NASDAQ:SAIA

Saia (SAIA) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$579.56
+4.16 (+0.72%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$574.66
$588.40
50-Day Range
$418.79
$579.56
52-Week Range
$244.69
$588.40
Volume
333,244 shs
Average Volume
330,616 shs
Market Capitalization
$15.41 billion
P/E Ratio
43.67
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$468.89

Saia MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.63 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
19.1% Downside
$468.89 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.04% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.05mentions of Saia in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$14.97 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
19.43%
From $16.01 to $19.12 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.70 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

86th out of 119 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

12th out of 13 stocks


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About Saia Stock (NASDAQ:SAIA)

Saia, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a transportation company in North America. The company provides less-than-truckload services for shipments between 100 and 10,000 pounds; and other value-added services, including non-asset truckload, expedited, and logistics services. It also offers other value-added services, including non-asset truckload, expedited, and logistics services. As of December 31, 2022, it operated 191 owned and leased facilities; and owned approximately 6,200 tractors and 20,800 trailers. The company was formerly known as SCS Transportation, Inc. and changed its name to Saia, Inc. in July 2006. Saia, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Johns Creek, Georgia.

SAIA Stock Price History

SAIA Stock News Headlines

SAIA Dec 2024 640.000 call
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SAIA Apr 2024 750.000 call
SAIA Mar 2024 750.000 call
SAIA Feb 2024 480.000 call
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SAIA Mar 2024 195.000 call
SAIA Mar 2024 570.000 call
SAIA Mar 2024 370.000 put
SAIA Sep 2024 520.000 call
SAIA Apr 2024 570.000 call
SAIA Feb 2024 210.000 call
Director Donna Epps Sells 400 Shares of Saia Inc
SAIA Jun 2024 600.000 call
SAIA Mar 2024 330.000 call
Saia just downgraded at Stifel, here's why
Saia Analysts Increase Their Forecasts After Strong Earnings
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/02/2024
Today
3/03/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Trucking, except local
Sub-Industry
Trucking
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:SAIA
CUSIP
78709Y10
Employees
12,300
Year Founded
1924

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$468.89
High Stock Price Target
$625.00
Low Stock Price Target
$270.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-19.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.63
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$354.86 million
Pretax Margin
16.18%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.88 billion
Cash Flow
$20.10 per share
Book Value
$73.02 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,454,000
Market Cap
$15.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.62

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SAIA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Saia stock right now?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saia in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SAIA shares.
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What is Saia's stock price target for 2024?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Saia's shares. Their SAIA share price targets range from $270.00 to $625.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $468.89 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 19.1%.
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How have SAIA shares performed in 2024?

Saia's stock was trading at $438.22 at the start of the year. Since then, SAIA shares have increased by 32.3% and is now trading at $579.56.
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Are investors shorting Saia?

Saia saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,340,000 shares, a drop of 17.3% from the January 31st total of 1,620,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 303,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.4 days.
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When is Saia's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2024.
View our SAIA earnings forecast
.

How were Saia's earnings last quarter?

Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, February, 2nd. The transportation company reported $3.33 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $3.20 by $0.13. The transportation company earned $751.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $745.48 million. Saia had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.75% and a net margin of 12.31%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 14.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $2.65 earnings per share.

What is Rick ODell's approval rating as Saia's CEO?

212 employees have rated Saia Chief Executive Officer Rick ODell on Glassdoor.com. Rick ODell has an approval rating of 67% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Saia own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Saia investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), JD.com (JD), Baidu (BIDU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Block (SQ), Ambarella (AMBA), Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), RingCentral (RNG), Marvell Technology (MRVL) and Baozun (BZUN).

Who are Saia's major shareholders?

Saia's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Capital International Investors (10.14%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.38%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.42%), Capital Research Global Investors (3.47%), Capital World Investors (3.13%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (3.08%). Insiders that own company stock include Di-Ann Eisnor, Donna E Epps, Douglas L Col, Frederick J Holzgrefe III, Patrick D Sugar, Raymond R Ramu, Richard D Odell and Rohit Lal.
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How do I buy shares of Saia?

Shares of SAIA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Saia have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Saia: LinkEx Inc., Saia Logistics Services LLC, Saia Motor Freight Line LLC, Saia Motor Freight Mexico S. DE R.L. DE C.V., Saia Sales LLC, and Saia TL Plus LLC.
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This page (NASDAQ:SAIA) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff