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S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
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Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Venezuela, Colombia border areas hopeful as reopening looms
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
Buffett's firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive
Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Venezuela, Colombia border areas hopeful as reopening looms
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
Buffett's firm reports $44B loss but its businesses thrive
Musk says Twitter deal could move ahead with 'bot' info
Dems' climate, energy, tax bill clears initial Senate hurdle
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
Venezuela, Colombia border areas hopeful as reopening looms
NASDAQ:SAIA

Saia (SAIA) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$241.41
+1.01 (+0.42%)
(As of 08/5/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$233.56
$245.05
50-Day Range
$170.76
$241.41
52-Week Range
$168.03
$365.50
Volume
205,867 shs
Average Volume
451,395 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.38 billion
P/E Ratio
18.83
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$268.71

Saia MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.3% Upside
$268.71 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
9.27% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.40mentions of Saia in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
0.88%
From $13.56 to $13.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.05 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

77th out of 153 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

8th out of 18 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.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several brokerages have recently weighed in on SAIA. Susquehanna lifted their price target on shares of Saia from $265.00 to $270.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. UBS Group upgraded shares of Saia from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $213.00 to $240.00 in a research note on Monday, May 23rd. Evercore ISI dropped their price target on shares of Saia from $298.00 to $250.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Credit Suisse Group lifted their price target on shares of Saia from $234.00 to $253.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. Finally, Citigroup set a $212.00 price objective on shares of Saia in a research report on Tuesday, July 19th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus target price of $268.71.

Saia Stock Performance

Saia stock opened at $241.41 on Friday. The company's 50-day moving average price is $201.66 and its 200-day moving average price is $229.41. Saia has a twelve month low of $168.03 and a twelve month high of $365.50. The company has a quick ratio of 1.58, a current ratio of 1.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02. The company has a market cap of $6.38 billion, a PE ratio of 18.83, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.87 and a beta of 1.41.

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA - Get Rating) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The transportation company reported $4.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.48 by $0.62. Saia had a net margin of 12.96% and a return on equity of 26.79%. The firm had revenue of $745.55 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $731.26 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $2.34 EPS. The business's quarterly revenue was up 30.5% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Saia will post 13.56 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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SAIA Stock News Headlines

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
Recap: Saia Q2 Earnings - Benzinga - Benzinga
Saia Q2 2022 Earnings Preview - Seeking Alpha
Saia (SAIA) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) Given a $212.00 Price Target at Citigroup
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SAIA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Today
8/07/2022
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
$268.71
High Stock Price Forecast
$390.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$180.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+11.3%
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
$14.87 per share
Book Value
$53.15 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
26,280,000
Market Cap
$6.38 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 analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saia in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Saia stock.
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What is Saia's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Saia's shares. Their SAIA stock forecasts range from $180.00 to $390.00. On average, they predict Saia's stock price to reach $268.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price.
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How has Saia's stock performed in 2022?

Saia's stock was trading at $337.03 at the start of the year. Since then, SAIA stock has decreased by 28.4% and is now trading at $241.41.
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When is Saia's next earnings date?

Saia 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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 27th. The transportation company reported $4.10 earnings per share for the quarter, beating 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 company's revenue for the quarter was up 30.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.34 EPS.

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

212 employees have rated Saia CEO Rick ODell on Glassdoor.com. Rick ODell has an approval rating of 67% among Saia'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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.21%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.85%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (1.82%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.68%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.03%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.64%). Company insiders that own Saia 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 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 $241.41.

How much money does Saia make?

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) has a market capitalization of $6.38 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?

Saia 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 Saia 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 8/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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