USA Truck Company Profile (NASDAQ:USAK)


USA Truck logoUSA Truck, Inc. is a truckload carrier providing transportation of general commodities throughout the continental United States and into and out of portions of Mexico and Canada. The Company operates through two segments: Trucking and Strategic Capacity Solutions (SCS). The Trucking segment consists of truckload and dedicated freight services. The SCS segment consists of freight brokerage and rail intermodal services. The Company transports full dry van trailer loads of freight from origin to destination without intermediate stops or handling. The Company offers a range of truckload and logistics services to a customer base that spans a range of industries. The Company's fleet of approximately 1,832 tractors consists of 1,568 company tractors and 264 independent contractor tractors. The Company owns approximately 6,200 trailers. The Company also transports general commodities into and out of Mexico by allowing through-trailer service from its terminal in Laredo, Texas.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:USAK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $54.95 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,998,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.35
  • 52 Week Range: $5.73 - $20.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.36
  • P/E Growth: -0.58
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $420.15 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.13
  • Book Value: $6.72 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.02
  • EBIDTA: $22.29 million
  • Net Margins: -1.79%
  • Return on Equity: -5.21%
  • Return on Assets: -1.25%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.16%
  • Current Ratio: 1.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.22%
  • Average Volume: 92,937 shs.
  • Beta: 2.15
  • Short Ratio: 7.3

Frequently Asked Questions for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)

What is USA Truck's stock symbol?

USA Truck trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "USAK."

How were USA Truck's earnings last quarter?

USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.55) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.45. The firm had revenue of $101.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $108.80 million. USA Truck had a negative net margin of 1.79% and a negative return on equity of 5.21%. The company's revenue was down 8.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.15 EPS. View USA Truck's Earnings History.

Where is USA Truck's stock going? Where will USA Truck's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for USA Truck's shares. Their predictions range from $7.25 to $9.00. On average, they anticipate USA Truck's stock price to reach $8.08 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for USA Truck.

Who are some of USA Truck's key competitors?

Who owns USA Truck stock?

USA Truck's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (10.67%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.75%), Grace & White Inc. NY (4.16%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.81%), Boston Partners (2.61%) and Granite Investment Partners LLC (1.96%). Company insiders that own USA Truck stock include Alexander David Greene, Barbara J Faulkenberry, Gary Enzor, James Allie Craig, James D Reed, Mary Susan Chambers, Robert A Peiser and Thomas M Glaser. View Institutional Ownership Trends for USA Truck.

Who sold USA Truck stock? Who is selling USA Truck stock?

USA Truck's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Strs Ohio, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for USA Truck.

Who bought USA Truck stock? Who is buying USA Truck stock?

USA Truck's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Vanguard Group Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Horrell Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought USA Truck stock in the last two years include Alexander David Greene, Barbara J Faulkenberry, Gary Enzor, James Allie Craig, James D Reed, Mary Susan Chambers, Robert A Peiser and Thomas M Glaser. View Insider Buying and Selling for USA Truck.

How do I buy USA Truck stock?

Shares of USA Truck 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 USA Truck stock cost?

One share of USA Truck stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.87.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $8.08 (17.66% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/3/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform -> Outperform$11.00 -> $8.00MediumView Rating Details
2/8/2017Avondale PartnersUpgradeUnderperform -> Market Perform$7.25N/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell -> Hold$9.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Earnings by Quarter for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Earnings History by Quarter for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.10)($0.55)$108.80 million$101.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q416($0.02)($0.47)$108.30 million$103.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.09($0.09)$105.70 million$105.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.19($0.10)$113.18 million$109.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.10$0.15$113.44 million$110.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q415$0.23$0.38$130.22 million$118.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.24$0.43$133.72 million$123.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.21$0.23$142.50 million$133.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.11$0.15$147.45 million$132.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.13$0.40$153.84 million$125.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q214$0.10$0.26$153.40 million$125.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q114($0.02)$0.20$152.30 million$125.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014($0.20)($0.13)$139.23 million$145.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313($0.10)($0.06)$135.81 million$141.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q213($0.06)($0.10)$139.28 million$139.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013($0.28)($0.24)$134.72 million$104.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012($0.38)($0.30)$124.38 million$134.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312($0.25)($0.59)$131.82 million$124.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012($0.14)($0.34)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012($0.36)($0.47)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012($0.24)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011($0.17)($0.42)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011($0.27)($0.26)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011($0.10)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.38 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.42 EPS


Dividend History for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.84%
Insider Trades by Quarter for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017Barbara J FaulkenberryDirectorBuy6,890$5.86$40,375.40View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Thomas M GlaserDirectorBuy3,300$6.00$19,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2017Gary EnzorDirectorBuy12,500$6.47$80,875.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017Robert A PeiserDirectorBuy10,000$6.39$63,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2017Gary EnzorDirectorBuy10,000$9.04$90,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Barbara J FaulkenberryDirectorBuy47$8.48$398.56View SEC Filing  
2/9/2017Alexander David GreeneDirectorBuy15,000$8.05$120,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2017James D ReedInsiderBuy380$7.92$3,009.60View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017James Allie CraigEVPBuy29,000$7.85$227,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Robert A PeiserDirectorBuy6,000$7.93$47,580.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Barbara J FaulkenberryDirectorBuy43$9.32$400.76View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Barbara J FaulkenberryDirectorBuy29$13.87$402.23View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Thomas M GlaserDirectorBuy2,493$19.85$49,486.05View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Barbara J FaulkenberryDirectorBuy20$19.92$398.40View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Mary Susan ChambersDirectorBuy1,000$20.07$20,070.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015John SimoneCEOSell18,300$28.84$527,772.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015John SimoneCEOSell3,154$29.32$92,475.28View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Clifton R BeckhamCFOSell6,389$17.61$112,510.29View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Clifton R BeckhamCFOSell5,259$18.10$95,187.90View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Clifton R BeckhamCFOSell12,989$19.00$246,791.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Clifton R BeckhamCFOSell7,249$18.92$137,151.08View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Clifton R BeckhamCFOSell3,740$19.38$72,481.20View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderSell142,000$18.39$2,611,380.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Knight Transportation Incmajor shareholderSell111,400$17.09$1,903,826.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Stone House Capital Managementmajor shareholderBuy50,000$12.88$644,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Stone House Capital Managementmajor shareholderBuy54,891$14.08$772,865.28View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Stone House Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy101,279$15.17$1,536,402.43View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Stone House Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy38,830$13.27$515,274.10View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Stone House Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy134,858$13.78$1,858,343.24View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderBuy5,500$8.95$49,225.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderBuy11,235$8.93$100,328.55View SEC Filing  
10/1/2013Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderBuy36,421$8.95$325,967.95View SEC Filing  
9/30/2013Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderBuy58,997$8.92$526,253.24View SEC Filing  
9/27/2013Knight Transportation IncMajor ShareholderBuy137,953$8.89$1,226,402.17View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Richard B BeauchampDirectorBuy3,000$5.65$16,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Robert A PeiserDirectorBuy1,210$5.68$6,872.80View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Robert A PeiserDirectorBuy2,987$5.70$17,025.90View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Clifton R BeckhamCFOBuy2,000$4.75$9,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Tim StudebakerVPBuy2,100$4.84$10,164.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2013John SimoneCEOBuy5,000$4.76$23,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2013William H HannaDirectorBuy6,000$4.89$29,340.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Robert A PeiserDirectorBuy3,000$3.00$9,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
Latest Headlines for USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to USA Truck, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 7:26 PM logoInsider Buying: USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Director Purchases 3,300 Shares of Stock - May 16 at 8:44 PM logoBarbara J. Faulkenberry Purchases 6,890 Shares of USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Stock - May 16 at 8:22 PM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Director Robert A. Peiser Acquires 10,000 Shares - May 12 at 10:50 PM logoInsider Buying: USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Director Buys 12,500 Shares of Stock - May 12 at 10:50 PM logoUSA Truck to Participate at the Wolfe Global Transportation Conference - May 12 at 3:31 AM logoETFs with exposure to USA Truck, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 12 at 3:31 AM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Downgraded to "Strong Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - May 11 at 11:56 AM logo Brokerages Set $7.58 Target Price for USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) - May 11 at 10:56 AM logoUSA Truck, Inc. :USAK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017 - May 9 at 7:57 PM logoUSA Truck Appoints Werner Hugo Senior Vice President, Trucking Operations - May 8 at 8:00 PM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 5 at 10:04 AM logoEdited Transcript of USAK earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 1:00pm GMT - May 5 at 3:01 AM logoCowen and Company Trims USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Target Price to $8.00 - May 3 at 5:30 PM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Issues Earnings Results - May 3 at 1:58 PM logoUSA Truck Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 3 at 9:59 AM logoUSA Truck reports 1Q loss - May 3 at 9:59 AM logoInvestor Network: USA Truck, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 3 at 9:59 AM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.32 - May 2 at 2:40 PM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - May 1 at 5:26 PM logoP.A.M. Transportation (PTSI) Jumps: Stock Rises 15.1% - May 1 at 10:28 AM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.09 - April 29 at 11:35 AM logo Brokerages Set $8.58 Target Price for USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) - April 26 at 9:30 AM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows - April 25 at 4:28 PM logoUSA Truck to Announce First-Quarter Results on May 3, 2017 - April 21 at 8:19 PM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.27 - April 20 at 7:45 PM logoUSA Truck Appoints Jason Bates Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer - April 19 at 8:53 PM logoETFs with exposure to USA Truck, Inc. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 7:17 PM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Given News Sentiment Rating of -0.22 - April 17 at 11:00 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Effect USA Truck (USAK) Stock Price - April 14 at 2:14 PM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Short Interest Update - April 13 at 12:14 AM logoUSA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - April 12 at 12:39 PM logo USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Given $8.58 Average Price Target by Brokerages - April 11 at 11:08 AM logoETFs with exposure to USA Truck, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 1:17 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Set $8.92 Price Target for USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) - March 27 at 12:14 PM logoUSA TRUCK INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year - March 24 at 11:11 PM logoUSA TRUCK INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - March 14 at 8:06 PM logoUSA TRUCK INC Financials - March 9 at 10:30 PM logoUSA TRUCK INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 4 at 3:26 AM logoUSA TRUCK INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 9 at 6:27 AM logoUSA Truck upgraded by Avondale - February 9 at 6:27 AM logoUSA Truck Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results - February 8 at 1:47 AM logo7:07 am USA Truck misses by $0.23, misses on revs - February 8 at 1:47 AM logoQ4 2016 USA Truck Inc Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET - February 8 at 1:47 AM logoUSA Truck calls financial results 'unacceptable' - Seeking Alpha - February 7 at 3:46 PM logoUSA Truck to Participate in Two Upcoming Investor Conferences - February 7 at 12:27 AM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Names James Reed as CEO - February 1 at 7:13 AM logoUSA Truck (USAK) Names James Reed as CEO - - January 31 at 7:20 AM logoUSA Truck Appoints James D. Reed as President and Chief Executive Officer - January 31 at 7:20 AM logo4:44 pm USA Truck appoints James D. Reed as President and CEO - January 31 at 7:20 AM



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