Student Transportation Company Profile (NASDAQ:STB)

About Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

Student Transportation logoStudent Transportation Inc is a Canada-based company engaged in providing school bus transportation services in North America. The Company provides school bus and management services to public and private schools in North America and offers services, such as contracted services, special needs transportation, charter services, direct to parent and used bus sales. The Company operates a fleet of approximately 13,500 vehicles. It provides a managed transportation service that covers operations, such as dispatch, routing and scheduling, driver training and staffing, and maintenance, among others. The Company's Managed Services Group is an all-inclusive solution which creates student transportation program for public and private schools. The Company offers management experience, advisory services, fleet life cycle management, driver training and development programs, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Charter Bus Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.ridestbus.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $569.77 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,631,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.98
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.95
  • 52 Week Range: $5.39 - $6.21
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 85.29
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $637.32 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: $1.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.46
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 7.3%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $77.29 million
  • Net Margins: 1.01%
  • Return on Equity: 5.23%
  • Return on Assets: 1.15%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.30%
  • Current Ratio: 1.47%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.41%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 180,620 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 26.72
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

What is Student Transportation's stock symbol?

Student Transportation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STB."

How often does Student Transportation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Student Transportation?

Student Transportation declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0367 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, October 30th. View Student Transportation's Dividend History.

How will Student Transportation's stock buyback program work?

Student Transportation announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 9,230,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Student Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $185.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $182.02 million. Student Transportation had a net margin of 1.01% and a return on equity of 5.23%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.04 earnings per share. View Student Transportation's Earnings History.

When will Student Transportation make its next earnings announcement?

Student Transportation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Student Transportation.

Where is Student Transportation's stock going? Where will Student Transportation's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Student Transportation's shares. Their predictions range from $6.50 to $7.60. On average, they anticipate Student Transportation's stock price to reach $6.87 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Student Transportation.

Who are some of Student Transportation's key competitors?

Who are Student Transportation's key executives?

Student Transportation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Denis Joseph Gallagher, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Patrick J. Walker, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Patrick Vaughan, President - School Transportation Group
  • Thomas Kominsky, Chief Growth Officer
  • Irving Russell Gerstein, Lead Independent Director
  • Barbara Basney, Director
  • Kenneth B. Needler, Independent Director
  • Grace M. Palombo, Independent Director
  • George J. Rossi, Independent Director

How do I buy Student Transportation stock?

Shares of Student Transportation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Student Transportation's stock price today?

One share of Student Transportation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.97.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  118 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  202
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Student Transportation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $6.87 (15.02% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Price Target History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Analysts' Ratings History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/22/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$6.50LowView Rating Details
9/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$8.25 -> $7.60LowView Rating Details
9/21/2017National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
12/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$6.50N/AView Rating Details
9/15/2016Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$7.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
8/21/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$6.50 -> $6.75N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Earnings by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017        
5/10/2017Q3$0.07$0.08$182.02 million$185.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q217$0.07$0.07$179.99 million$177.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q117($0.11)($0.13)$101.30 million$102.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2016Q416$0.05$0.07$163.67 million$166.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q316$0.04$0.04$167.50 million$173.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q216$0.04$0.06$173.05 million$167.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116($0.10)($0.10)$96.20 million$93.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2015Q415$0.07$0.07$159.05 million$152.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q315$0.04$0.02$156.83 million$156.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q215$0.03$0.04$154.90 million$157.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q115($0.12)($0.11)$80.60 million$88.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/15/2014$0.07$0.06$135.00 million$142.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.04$0.03$127.90 million$138.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q1 14($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/17/2013Q413$0.06$0.08$124.10 million$122.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q213$0.04$101.10 million$119.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.16 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Next Dividend:11/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:7.37%
Payout Ratio:628.66% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
400.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
275.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Student Transportation (NASDAQ STB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%10/30/201710/31/201711/15/2017
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%11/29/201711/30/201712/15/2017
9/14/2017monthly$0.047.57%12/28/201712/29/20171/15/2018
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%7/27/20177/31/20178/15/2017
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%9/28/20179/29/201710/16/2017
5/12/2017monthly$0.047.48%8/29/20178/31/20179/15/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%6/28/20176/30/20177/17/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%4/26/20174/28/20175/15/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.047.68%5/26/20175/31/20176/15/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%2/24/20172/28/20173/15/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%3/29/20173/31/20174/17/2017
11/11/2016monthly$0.047.75%1/27/20171/31/20172/15/2017
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%10/27/201610/31/201611/15/2016
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%12/28/201612/30/20161/16/2017
9/14/2016monthly$0.048%11/28/201611/30/201612/15/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%8/29/20168/31/20169/15/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%9/28/20169/30/201610/17/2016
5/13/2016monthly$0.049.24%7/27/20167/29/20168/15/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%4/27/20164/29/20165/16/2016
2/17/2016monthly$0.0410.81%5/27/20165/31/20166/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%1/27/20161/29/20162/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%2/25/20162/29/20163/15/2016
11/10/2015monthly$0.0410.55%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%10/28/201510/30/201511/16/2015
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%11/26/201511/30/201512/15/2015
9/15/2015monthly$0.0410.68%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%7/29/20157/31/20158/17/2015
6/18/2015monthly$0.037.28%8/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%4/28/20154/30/20155/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
4/14/2015monthly$0.048.08%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%2/25/20152/27/20153/16/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/30/2014monthly$0.047.72%1/28/20151/30/20152/16/2015
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%10/29/201410/31/201411/17/2014
10/7/2014monthly$0.048.05%11/25/201411/28/201412/15/2014
7/16/2014monthly$0.048.04%9/26/20149/30/20149/15/2014
7/16/2014monthly$0.048.04%10/29/201410/31/201410/15/2014
7/15/2014jul 14$0.058.04%7/31/20147/31/20148/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%5/28/20145/30/20146/16/2014
2/24/2014monthly$0.048.17%4/28/20144/30/20145/15/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%2/26/20142/28/20143/17/2014
11/15/2013monthly$0.048.33%1/29/20141/31/20142/17/2014
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%10/28/201310/30/201311/15/2013
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%9/26/20139/30/201310/15/2013
9/11/2013monthly$0.048.34%11/26/201311/29/201312/16/2013
9/10/2013sep 13$0.059/30/201310/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%6/26/20136/30/20137/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%7/29/20137/31/20138/15/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.058.88%8/28/20138/31/20139/16/2013
6/24/2013jun 13$0.056/30/20137/15/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%3/26/20133/31/20134/15/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%5/29/20135/31/20136/17/2013
4/8/2013monthly$0.058.36%4/26/20134/30/20135/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Latest Headlines for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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DateHeadline
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Celebrates National School Bus Safety Week and Announces Safety Wall of Fame Inductees - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 17 at 7:45 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Celebrates National School Bus Safety Week and Announces Safety Wall of Fame Inductees
feeds.benzinga.com - October 16 at 10:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Student Transportation Inc (STB) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $106.57 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STB-US : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 8:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Announce -$0.12 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 12:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $106.57 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 3:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.12 Earnings Per Share Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 8:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 6:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Student Transportation, Inc. : October 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Student Transportation Reported Better Than Expected Revenue
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 12:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Earns "Buy" Rating from Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 9:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoStudent Transportation's (STB) CEO Denis Gallagher on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 23 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Trims Student Transportation Inc (STB) Target Price to $7.60
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Upgrades Student Transportation Inc (STB) to "Outperform"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 10:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 9:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Earnings Report for September 14, 2017 : STB - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.04 (STB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.04 (STB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 5:24 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Reschedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results Conference Call and Webcast
feeds.benzinga.com - September 13 at 7:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 9:28 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results Conference Call and Webcast - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - September 8 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$170.90 Million in Sales Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STB-US : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 9:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : August 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 9:42 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Completes Acquisition in Maryland - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 24 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Student Transportation Inc (STB) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $170.90 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 3:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:STB) : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 7:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFormer exec at PetroVietnam subsidiary surrenders to police
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $170.90 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 30 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) Will Post Earnings of $0.05 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 27, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : July 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 6:52 PM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Divests Balance of Minority Interest in Various Oil and Gas Assets - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 1 at 7:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 28, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 27 at 8:06 PM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. (Nasdaq: STB) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 10:27 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Declares Cash Dividend - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 11 at 9:57 PM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Third Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - May 3 at 6:13 PM
nasdaq.com logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 28 at 7:55 PM
baystreet.ca logoStudent Transportation Inc.: Be Wary of This 8.1% Dividend - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - March 17 at 1:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNiche High-Dividend Stock Yields 8%, Pays Monthly In U.S. Dollars, Reports Record Revenue And EBITDA
seekingalpha.com - February 26 at 11:20 AM
globenewswire.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. Awarded New Record $187 Million Contract - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - February 9 at 5:25 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Second Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast
feeds.benzinga.com - February 6 at 9:08 AM
moodys.com logoAmen Bank -- Moody's affirms five Tunisian banks' ratings; changes outlooks to negative for four of the banks
www.moodys.com - November 24 at 10:59 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnique Small-Cap, High-Dividend Stock Yields 8%, Pays Monthly
seekingalpha.com - November 20 at 11:42 AM

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