Student Transportation Company Profile (NASDAQ:STB)

About Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)

Student Transportation logoStudent Transportation Inc. is engaged in providing school bus transportation services in North America. The Company operates through two segments: transportation, and oil and gas. The transportation segment provides school bus and management services to public and private schools in North America. The oil and gas segment represents the Company's investments as a non-operator in oil and gas interests. The Company offers various services, such as contracted services, special needs transportation, charter services, direct to parent and used bus sales. The Company operates a fleet of approximately 13,000 vehicles. It provides a managed transportation service that covers various operations, such as dispatch, routing and scheduling, driver training and staffing, and maintenance, among others. The Company also offers other services, such as management and staffing services, advisory services, fleet management services, and driver training and development.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Consumer Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $567.19 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,532,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.72
  • 52 Week Range: $4.73 - $6.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 77.92
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 50.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $630.73 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.90
  • Book Value: $1.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.23
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 7.6%
  • EBIDTA: $78.21 million
  • Net Margins: 0.71%
  • Return on Equity: 3.51%
  • Return on Assets: 0.91%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.61%
  • Current Ratio: 1.52%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.46%
  • Average Volume: 290,578 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 14.24

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 announced a monthly dividend on Friday, May 12th. Investors of record on Monday, July 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0367 per share on Tuesday, August 15th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. View Student Transportation's Dividend History.

How were Student Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Student Transportation Inc (NASDAQ:STB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.01. The business earned $185.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $182.02 million. Student Transportation had a net margin of 0.71% and a return on equity of 3.51%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.04 EPS. View Student Transportation's Earnings History.

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

4 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Student Transportation's shares. Their predictions range from $6.50 to $8.00. On average, they expect Student Transportation's stock price to reach $7.08 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Student Transportation.

Who are some of Student Transportation's key competitors?

Who owns Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (8.68%), CIBC World Markets Inc. (2.44%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.61%), Global X Management Co. LLC (1.48%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.35%) and Morgan Stanley (1.12%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Student Transportation.

Who sold Student Transportation stock? Who is selling Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Spark Investment Management LLC, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. and Swiss National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Student Transportation.

Who bought Student Transportation stock? Who is buying Student Transportation stock?

Student Transportation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Global X Management Co. LLC, CIBC World Markets Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc., WealthTrust Axiom LLC, EJF Capital LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Student Transportation.

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.

How much does a share of Student Transportation stock cost?

One share of Student Transportation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.00.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $7.08 (18.06% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$6.50N/AView Rating Details
9/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldN/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 5/27/2015 forward)


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
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)


Earnings Estimates for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Next Dividend:8/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:7.33%
Payout Ratio:880.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
550.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
366.67% (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
7/15/2014jul 14$0.058.04%7/31/20147/31/20148/15/2014
9/10/2013sep 13$0.059/30/201310/15/2013
6/24/2013jun 13$0.056/30/20137/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
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Headline Trends for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
Latest Headlines for Student Transportation (NASDAQ:STB)
DateHeadline logoStudent Transportation Inc. (Nasdaq: STB) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell - Nasdaq - May 17 at 10:27 AM logo$175.63 Million in Sales Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter - May 14 at 9:44 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Declares $0.04 Monthly Dividend - May 12 at 6:14 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.04 (STB) - May 12 at 6:14 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.04 - May 12 at 6:14 PM logo$0.06 Earnings Per Share Expected for Student Transportation Inc (STB) This Quarter - May 12 at 2:18 PM logoInvestor Network: Student Transportation Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 12 at 2:57 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc. Declares Cash Dividend - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 11 at 9:57 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Posts Earnings Results - May 11 at 4:28 PM logoStudent Transportation, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:STB) : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 7:31 PM logoStudent Transportation, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STB-US : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 10:43 PM logoStudent Transportation (STB) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows - May 4 at 9:14 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Third Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 3 at 6:13 PM logoJSC Bank for Invstmnt & Developmnt of Vietnam -- Moody's affirms ratings of 8 Vietnamese banks; changes outlook to positive on some ratings - May 3 at 10:36 AM logoStudent Transportation (STB) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Shows - May 1 at 3:48 PM logoStudent Transportation (STB) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 28 at 5:10 PM logoWhat's in Store for Expeditors (EXPD) this Earnings Season? - April 28 at 3:46 PM logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 4:27 PM logoFavorable Press Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect Student Transportation (STB) Share Price - April 25 at 4:17 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc. Celebrates Employee Appreciation Week - April 24 at 11:20 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $184.98 Million - April 23 at 8:23 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Student Transportation Inc (STB) to Announce $0.06 Earnings Per Share - April 21 at 9:10 PM logoPositive Media Coverage Very Unlikely to Affect Student Transportation (STB) Stock Price - April 17 at 6:35 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Unlikely to Effect Student Transportation (STB) Stock Price - April 14 at 8:25 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest - April 13 at 4:50 PM logoStudent Transportation, Inc. : STB-US: Dividend Analysis : March 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 7:46 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc (STB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for ... - Nasdaq - March 28 at 7:55 PM logoStudent Transportation Inc.: Be Wary of This 8.1% Dividend - - March 17 at 1:51 AM logoNiche High-Dividend Stock Yields 8%, Pays Monthly In U.S. Dollars, Reports Record Revenue And EBITDA - February 26 at 11:20 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc. Awarded New Record $187 Million Contract - GlobeNewswire (press release) - February 9 at 5:25 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc. Awarded New Record $187 Million Contract - February 9 at 5:25 AM logo4:23 pm Student Transportation says awarded new record $187 million contract - February 9 at 5:25 AM logoStudent Transportation Inc. to Hold Second Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast - February 6 at 9:08 AM logoSafeStop Identifies Four Trends at the Midway Point of 2016-2017 School Year - February 1 at 6:33 AM logoCoverage initiated on Student Transportation by Raymond James - December 2 at 7:39 PM logoAmen Bank -- Moody's affirms five Tunisian banks' ratings; changes outlooks to negative for four of the banks - November 24 at 10:59 AM logoUnique Small-Cap, High-Dividend Stock Yields 8%, Pays Monthly - November 20 at 11:42 AM



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