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Saia (SAIA) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.86 (-0.22%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
319,771 shs
Average Volume
577,355 shs
Market Capitalization
$10.59 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Saia MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
24.8% Upside
$497.22 Price Target
Short Interest
5.42% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
0.99mentions of Saia in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$203,500 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $15.33 to $18.71 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.

3.30 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

51st out of 111 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

10th 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 operates 194 terminals. 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 Continues Expansion with New Terminal
Saia hires new CFO from within
Batteh Named Saia’s Chief Financial Officer
Trucking Company Saia Names Matthew Batteh as CFO
Batteh Named Saia's Chief Financial Officer
10 Best Trucking Stocks to Buy
Looking Into Saia's Recent Short Interest
Saia First Quarter 2024 Earnings: Misses Expectations
Q1 2024 Saia Inc Earnings Call
Saia stock sinks on Q1 earnings miss
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Trucking, except local
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
18 Analysts


Net Income
$354.86 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.88 billion
Cash Flow
$20.06 per share
Book Value
$73.13 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$10.59 billion

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SAIA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Saia stock right now?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saia in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 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?

18 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Saia's shares. Their SAIA share price targets range from $270.00 to $625.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $497.22 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have SAIA shares performed in 2024?

Saia's stock was trading at $438.22 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, SAIA shares have decreased by 9.1% and is now trading at $398.28.
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When is Saia's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 26th 2024.
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How were Saia's earnings last quarter?

Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April, 26th. The transportation company reported $3.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $3.43 by $0.05. The transportation company had revenue of $754.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $772.36 million. Saia had a net margin of 12.42% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.53%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 14.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $2.85 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 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), 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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.42%), Capital International Investors (9.04%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (6.43%), Capital Research Global Investors (4.02%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.66%) and Capital World Investors (2.31%). Insiders that own company stock include Di-Ann Eisnor, Donna E Epps, Douglas L Col, Frederick J Holzgrefe III, John P Gainor Jr, 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 5/21/2024 by Staff

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