NASDAQ:WERN - Werner Enterprises Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $33.47 +1.09 (+3.37 %) (As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$33.47Today's Range$31.66 - $34.0052-Week Range$31.66 - $43.95Volume2.49 million shsAverage Volume977,132 shsMarket Capitalization$2.40 billionP/E Ratio26.35Dividend Yield1.08%Beta1.01 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Werner Enterprises, Inc., a transportation and logistics company, engages in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in interstate and intrastate commerce in the United States, Mexico, Canada, China, and Australia. It operates through two segments, Truckload Transportation Services and Werner Logistics. The Truckload Transportation Services segment operates medium-to-long-haul van fleet, which transports various consumer nondurable products and other commodities in truckload quantities using dry van trailers; the expedited fleet that offers time-sensitive truckload services using driver teams; and regional short-haul fleet, which provides comparable truckload van service in the United States. This segment also offers truckload services dedicated to a specific customer, including services for products requiring specialized trailers, such as temperature-controlled trailers. It transports retail store merchandise, consumer products, grocery products, and manufactured products. The Werner Logistics segment provides non-asset-based transportation and logistics services, including truck brokerage; logistics management services and solutions; rail transportation through alliances with rail and drayage providers; and management of shipments from origin to destination using a combination of air, ocean, truck, and rail transportation modes. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a fleet of 7,435 trucks, which included 6,805 company-operated, as well as 630 owned and operated by independent contractors; 24,500 company-owned trailers that comprised dry vans, flatbeds, temperature-controlled trailers, and other specialized trailers; and 45 intermodal drayage trucks. Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska. Receive WERN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WERN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Trucking, except local Sub-IndustryTrucking SectorTransportation SymbolNASDAQ:WERN CUSIP95075510 Webwww.werner.com Phone402-895-6640 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08 Current Ratio1.81 Quick Ratio1.76 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.35 Forward P/E Ratio14.62 P/E Growth1.03 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.12 billion Price / Sales1.13 Cash Flow$4.2801 per share Price / Cash7.82 Book Value$16.36 per share Price / Book2.05 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.27 Net Income$202.88 million Net Margins10.71% Return on Equity12.44% Return on Assets8.04% Miscellaneous Employees9,043 Outstanding Shares71,640,000Market Cap$2.40 billion Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Werner Enterprises' stock symbol? Werner Enterprises trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WERN." How often does Werner Enterprises pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Werner Enterprises? Werner Enterprises announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 15th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Tuesday, October 16th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 28th. View Werner Enterprises' Dividend History. How were Werner Enterprises' earnings last quarter? Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The transportation company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.06. The transportation company earned $629.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $628.71 million. Werner Enterprises had a net margin of 10.71% and a return on equity of 12.44%. The firm's revenue was up 19.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.31 EPS. View Werner Enterprises' Earnings History. When is Werner Enterprises' next earnings date? Werner Enterprises is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Werner Enterprises. What price target have analysts set for WERN? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Werner Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Werner Enterprises' stock price to reach $42.6429 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Werner Enterprises. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Werner Enterprises? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Werner Enterprises in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Werner Enterprises. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Werner Enterprises stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Werner Enterprises stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Werner Enterprises, Inc. is a premier transportation and logistics company. The company is engaged in hauling truckload shipments of general commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. The Company operates throughout the 48 contiguous states pursuant to operating authority, both common and contract, granted by the Department of Transportation and pursuant to intrastate authority granted by various states. Werner is among the five largest truckload carriers in the United States, with a diversified portfolio of transportation services that includes dedicated; medium-to-long-haul, regional and expedited van; temperature-controlled. Werner Logistics portfolio includes truck brokerage, freight management, intermodal, international and final mile services. International services are provided through Werner's domestic and global subsidiary companies and include ocean, air and ground transportation; freight forwarding; and customs brokerage. " (6/30/2018) 2. Cowen Inc analysts commented, "We maintain our Buy rating and $67 price target on Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) ahead of the release of 1Q18 (March) results on Monday, April 30. We raise our 1Q18 EPS estimate to $0.74, from $0.71 (vs. $0.76 consensus), as we raise our blended quarterly comp estimate to +5.0%, from +4.7% (vs. +3.9% consensus). We believe there still is room for margin upside this year, which is reflected in our increased 2018 EPS estimate of $2.47, vs. our prior estimate of $2.45 and the $2.39 consensus. In our view, a solid cash position reflects the company’s operational strength." (4/20/2018) Who are some of Werner Enterprises' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Werner Enterprises include Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX), Landstar System (LSTR), Schneider National (SNDR), Heartland Express (HTLD), Saia (SAIA), Marten Transport (MRTN), ArcBest (ARCB), Universal Logistics (ULH), Covenant Transportation Group (CVTI), P.A.M. Transportation Services (PTSI), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), USA Truck (USAK), Celadon Group (CGI), Celadon Group (CGIP) and US Xpress Enterprises (USX). Who are Werner Enterprises' key executives? Werner Enterprises' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Derek J. Leathers, Pres & CEO (Age 48)Mr. John J. Steele, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 60)Mr. H. Marty Nordlund, Sr. EVP & COO (Age 56)Mr. James L. Johnson, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Jim S. Schelble, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57) Who are Werner Enterprises' major shareholders? Werner Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aperio Group LLC (0.35%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.24%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.10%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.03%), Optimum Investment Advisors (0.03%) and NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan (0.02%). Company insiders that own Werner Enterprises stock include Derek J Leathers, Diane K Duren, H Marty Nordlund, Jim S Schelble and Kenneth M Bird. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Werner Enterprises. Which major investors are selling Werner Enterprises stock? WERN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Werner Enterprises. Which major investors are buying Werner Enterprises stock? WERN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Atria Investments LLC and Optimum Investment Advisors. Company insiders that have bought Werner Enterprises stock in the last two years include Diane K Duren and Kenneth M Bird. View Insider Buying and Selling for Werner Enterprises. How do I buy shares of Werner Enterprises? Shares of WERN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Werner Enterprises' stock price today? One share of WERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.47. How big of a company is Werner Enterprises? Werner Enterprises has a market capitalization of $2.40 billion and generates $2.12 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $202.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.27 on an earnings per share basis. Werner Enterprises employs 9,043 workers across the globe. What is Werner Enterprises' official website? The official website for Werner Enterprises is http://www.werner.com. How can I contact Werner Enterprises? Werner Enterprises' mailing address is 14507 FRONTIER ROAD, OMAHA NE, 68145. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 402-895-6640 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ WERN)Community Ranking: 1.8 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 290 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 523 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 813MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Werner Enterprises and other stocks. 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