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NASDAQ:SAIA

Saia - SAIA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$232.67
-6.41 (-2.68%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$227.21
$234.96
50-Day Range
$170.76
$253.00
52-Week Range
$168.03
$365.50
Volume
341,005 shs
Average Volume
438,977 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.15 billion
P/E Ratio
18.15
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$269.59

Saia MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
15.9% Upside
$269.59 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
8.41% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.01mentions of Saia in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$9.63 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-0.14%
From $13.89 to $13.87 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.31 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

38th out of 125 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

1st out of 16 stocks

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About Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) Stock

Saia, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a transportation company in North America. The company provides less-than-truckload services for shipments between 400 and 10,000 pounds; and other value-added services, including non-asset truckload, expedited, and logistics services. As of December 31, 2021, it operated 176 owned and leased facilities; and owned approximately 5,600 tractors and 19,300 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 Performance

SAIA traded down $6.41 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $232.67. The stock had a trading volume of 341,498 shares, compared to its average volume of 438,977. The firm has a market cap of $6.15 billion, a PE ratio of 17.94, a P/E/G ratio of 0.84 and a beta of 1.41. Saia has a 12 month low of $168.03 and a 12 month high of $365.50. The company has a current ratio of 1.58, a quick ratio of 1.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02. The company has a 50 day simple moving average of $206.75 and a 200-day simple moving average of $227.64.

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The transportation company reported $4.10 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.48 by $0.62. The firm had revenue of $745.55 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $731.26 million. Saia had a net margin of 12.96% and a return on equity of 26.79%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 30.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $2.34 EPS. Analysts expect that Saia will post 13.89 EPS for the current year.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

SAIA has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Credit Suisse Group lifted their price objective on shares of Saia from $234.00 to $253.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Thursday, July 28th. Stifel Nicolaus decreased their target price on shares of Saia from $238.00 to $229.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. Evercore ISI decreased their target price on shares of Saia from $298.00 to $250.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. The Goldman Sachs Group decreased their target price on shares of Saia from $291.00 to $257.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, June 7th. Finally, Susquehanna lifted their target price on shares of Saia from $265.00 to $270.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $269.59.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other news, Director Richard D. Odell sold 10,717 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $235.92, for a total transaction of $2,528,354.64. Following the transaction, the director now owns 13,356 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,150,947.52. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. In other news, Director Richard D. Odell sold 10,717 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $235.92, for a total transaction of $2,528,354.64. Following the transaction, the director now owns 13,356 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,150,947.52. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, CEO Frederick J. Holzgrefe III sold 13,983 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $240.17, for a total transaction of $3,358,297.11. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 14,623 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,512,005.91. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 39,845 shares of company stock worth $9,625,657 in the last quarter. 0.50% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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SAIA Stock News Headlines

Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) Director Sells $2,528,354.64 in Stock
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) CFO Sells $403,112.04 in Stock
SAIA Is A Good Buy At Current Levels - Seeking Alpha
Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) Price Target Cut to $229.00
Saia's (SAIA) Maintains Rating Reiterated at Raymond James
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Saia (SAIA) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
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SAIA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Trucking, except local
Sub-Industry
Trucking
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:SAIA
CUSIP
78709Y10
Employees
11,600
Year Founded
1924

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$269.59
High Stock Price Forecast
$390.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$195.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+15.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$253.24 million
Pretax Margin
17.02%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.29 billion
Cash Flow
$14.41 per share
Book Value
$53.15 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,280,000
Market Cap
$6.15 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.41

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SAIA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Saia stock right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saia in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" SAIA shares.
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What is Saia's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Saia's stock. Their SAIA share price forecasts range from $195.00 to $390.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $269.59 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have SAIA shares performed in 2022?

Saia's stock was trading at $337.03 at the beginning of the year. Since then, SAIA shares have decreased by 31.0% and is now trading at $232.67.
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When is Saia's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 27th 2022.
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How were Saia's earnings last quarter?

Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The transportation company reported $4.10 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.48 by $0.62. The transportation company earned $745.55 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $731.26 million. Saia had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.79% and a net margin of 12.96%. The firm's revenue was up 30.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $2.34 EPS.

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).

What is Saia's stock symbol?

Saia trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SAIA."

Who are Saia's major shareholders?

Saia's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (13.25%), State Street Corp (3.34%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.21%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.85%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.82%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.68%). Insiders that own company stock include Di-Ann Eisnor, Douglas L Col, Frederick J Holzgrefe III, Jeffrey C Ward, John J Holland, Karla J Staver, Raymond R Ramu and Richard D Odell.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Saia's stock price today?

One share of SAIA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $232.67.

How much money does Saia make?

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) has a market capitalization of $6.15 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $253.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $12.82 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Saia have?

The company employs 11,600 workers across the globe.

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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When was Saia founded?

Saia was founded in 1924.

How can I contact Saia?

Saia's mailing address is 11465 JOHNS CREEK PARKWAY SUITE 400, JOHNS CREEK GA, 30097. The official website for the company is www.saia.com. The transportation company can be reached via phone at (770) 232-5067, via email at investors@saia.com, or via fax at 770-232-4066.

This page (NASDAQ:SAIA) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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