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NASDAQ:SAIA

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$172.24
-2.59 (-1.48 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$171.14
Now: $172.24
$174.80
50-Day Range
$136.22
MA: $154.87
$174.83
52-Week Range
$61.46
Now: $172.24
$176.07
Volume134,389 shs
Average Volume272,856 shs
Market Capitalization$4.51 billion
P/E Ratio41.11
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.03

Competitors

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) Vs. ODFL, JBHT, UHAL, KNX, LSTR, and R

Should you be buying SAIA stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "trucking" are considered alternatives and competitors to Saia, including Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL), J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT), AMERCO (UHAL), Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Landstar System (LSTR), and Ryder System (R).

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) and Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Saia and Old Dominion Freight Line's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%
Old Dominion Freight Line15.87%20.47%15.40%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for Saia and Old Dominion Freight Line, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Saia16502.33
Old Dominion Freight Line35302.00

Saia currently has a consensus target price of $123.7273, suggesting a potential downside of 28.17%. Old Dominion Freight Line has a consensus target price of $185.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 8.69%. Given Old Dominion Freight Line's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Old Dominion Freight Line is more favorable than Saia.

Risk & Volatility

Saia has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Old Dominion Freight Line has a beta of 1.1, meaning that its stock price is 10% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Saia and Old Dominion Freight Line's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72
Old Dominion Freight Line$4.11 billion5.79$615.52 million$5.1139.71

Old Dominion Freight Line has higher revenue and earnings than Saia. Old Dominion Freight Line is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

73.3% of Old Dominion Freight Line shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.2% of Saia shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 11.7% of Old Dominion Freight Line shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Old Dominion Freight Line beats Saia on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) are both transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Saia and J.B. Hunt Transport Services' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%
J.B. Hunt Transport Services5.31%21.07%8.96%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Saia and J.B. Hunt Transport Services' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72
J.B. Hunt Transport Services$9.17 billion1.57$516.32 million$4.8927.78

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has higher revenue and earnings than Saia. J.B. Hunt Transport Services is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Saia has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a beta of 1.01, suggesting that its stock price is 1% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

73.4% of J.B. Hunt Transport Services shares are held by institutional investors. 1.2% of Saia shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.5% of J.B. Hunt Transport Services shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Saia and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Saia16502.33
J.B. Hunt Transport Services010802.44

Saia currently has a consensus price target of $123.7273, indicating a potential downside of 28.17%. J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a consensus price target of $136.7059, indicating a potential upside of 0.63%. Given J.B. Hunt Transport Services' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe J.B. Hunt Transport Services is more favorable than Saia.

Summary

J.B. Hunt Transport Services beats Saia on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

AMERCO (NASDAQ:UHAL) and Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares AMERCO and Saia's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AMERCO$3.98 billion2.04$442.05 million$15.1027.42
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72

AMERCO has higher revenue and earnings than Saia. AMERCO is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

35.2% of AMERCO shares are held by institutional investors. 42.6% of AMERCO shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Saia shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

AMERCO has a beta of 0.74, suggesting that its share price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Saia has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares AMERCO and Saia's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
AMERCO10.22%5.83%1.90%
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for AMERCO and Saia, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
AMERCO00103.00
Saia16502.33

Saia has a consensus price target of $123.7273, suggesting a potential downside of 28.17%. Given Saia's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Saia is more favorable than AMERCO.

Knight-Swift Transportation (NYSE:KNX) and Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation and earnings.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.4% of Knight-Swift Transportation shares are owned by institutional investors. 27.5% of Knight-Swift Transportation shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Saia shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Knight-Swift Transportation has a beta of 1.27, indicating that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Saia has a beta of 1.03, indicating that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Knight-Swift Transportation and Saia's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Knight-Swift Transportation7.30%6.97%4.81%
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and target prices for Knight-Swift Transportation and Saia, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Knight-Swift Transportation161002.53
Saia16502.33

Knight-Swift Transportation presently has a consensus price target of $48.7222, indicating a potential upside of 19.24%. Saia has a consensus price target of $123.7273, indicating a potential downside of 28.17%. Given Knight-Swift Transportation's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Knight-Swift Transportation is more favorable than Saia.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Knight-Swift Transportation and Saia's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Knight-Swift Transportation$4.84 billion1.43$309.21 million$2.1718.83
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72

Knight-Swift Transportation has higher revenue and earnings than Saia. Knight-Swift Transportation is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Knight-Swift Transportation beats Saia on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Landstar System (NASDAQ:LSTR) and Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings and profitability.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Landstar System and Saia's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Landstar System$4.08 billion1.23$227.72 million$5.7222.79
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72

Landstar System has higher revenue and earnings than Saia. Landstar System is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Landstar System and Saia's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Landstar System4.62%28.19%14.30%
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%

Volatility & Risk

Landstar System has a beta of 1.06, suggesting that its stock price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Saia has a beta of 1.03, suggesting that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Landstar System and Saia, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Landstar System19102.00
Saia16502.33

Landstar System presently has a consensus price target of $123.3636, indicating a potential downside of 5.37%. Saia has a consensus price target of $123.7273, indicating a potential downside of 28.17%. Given Landstar System's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Landstar System is more favorable than Saia.

Summary

Landstar System beats Saia on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ryder System (NYSE:R) and Saia (NASDAQ:SAIA) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Ryder System and Saia's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Ryder System$8.93 billion0.37$-24,410,000.00$4.9612.24
Saia$1.79 billion2.52$113.72 million$4.2340.72

Saia has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Ryder System. Ryder System is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Saia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Ryder System and Saia's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Ryder System-3.84%0.29%0.05%
Saia6.25%13.12%7.33%

Volatility and Risk

Ryder System has a beta of 1.96, meaning that its stock price is 96% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Saia has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Ryder System and Saia, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Ryder System14402.33
Saia16502.33

Ryder System currently has a consensus price target of $52.7778, indicating a potential downside of 13.04%. Saia has a consensus price target of $123.7273, indicating a potential downside of 28.17%. Given Ryder System's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Ryder System is more favorable than Saia.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

90.0% of Ryder System shares are held by institutional investors. 2.6% of Ryder System shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Saia shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Saia beats Ryder System on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Saia Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Old Dominion Freight Line logo
ODFL
Old Dominion Freight Line
1.7$202.91-0.3%$23.81 billion$4.11 billion38.50
J.B. Hunt Transport Services logo
JBHT
J.B. Hunt Transport Services
1.9$135.85-0.6%$14.36 billion$9.17 billion29.22
AMERCO logo
UHAL
AMERCO
1.4$414.00-0.3%$8.12 billion$3.98 billion20.43
Knight-Swift Transportation logo
KNX
Knight-Swift Transportation
2.6$40.86-1.6%$6.94 billion$4.84 billion20.95Analyst Downgrade
Landstar System logo
LSTR
Landstar System
1.7$130.36-1.8%$5.00 billion$4.08 billion28.65Heavy News Reporting
Ryder System logo
R
Ryder System
1.9$60.69-0.6%$3.27 billion$8.93 billion-9.65
Werner Enterprises logo
WERN
Werner Enterprises
2.5$40.21-2.0%$2.78 billion$2.46 billion18.70Analyst Downgrade
Avis Budget Group logo
CAR
Avis Budget Group
1.4$37.57-1.8%$2.62 billion$9.17 billion-5.74
Heartland Express logo
HTLD
Heartland Express
2.0$18.76-1.3%$1.52 billion$596.82 million23.16Dividend Announcement
Marten Transport logo
MRTN
Marten Transport
1.6$17.88-2.0%$1.48 billion$843.27 million22.35
FRP logo
FRPH
FRP
0.6$45.01-1.2%$423.90 million$23.76 million31.92
Hertz Global logo
HTZ
Hertz Global
1.3$1.34-1.5%$209.32 million$9.78 billion-0.17Upcoming Earnings
Roadrunner Transportation Systems logo
RRTS
Roadrunner Transportation Systems
0.9$2.00-2.0%$75.79 million$1.85 billion-0.20
This page was last updated on 11/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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