Werner Enterprises Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.02 (+2.27 %)
(As of 08/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume671,847 shs
Average Volume592,127 shs
Market Capitalization$3.12 billion
P/E Ratio13.98
Dividend Yield1.05%
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About Werner Enterprises

Werner Enterprises, Inc. engages in the provision of logistics services. It operates through the Truckload Transportation Services and Werner Logistics segments. The Truckload Transportation Services segment consists of one-way truckload and specialized services units such as the medium-to-long haul van fleet which provides a consumer non durable products and commodities in truckload quantities. The Werner Logistics segment provides non-trucking services to customers such as truck brokerages which uses contracted carriers to complete customer shipments. The company was founded by Clarence L. Werner in 1956 and is headquartered in Omaha, NE.


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Overall MarketRank

2.51 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

37th out of 169 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

9th out of 18 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Werner Enterprises a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Werner Enterprises in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Werner Enterprises stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WERN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Werner Enterprises?

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When is Werner Enterprises' next earnings date?

Werner Enterprises is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How were Werner Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 29th. The transportation company reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.01. Werner Enterprises had a net margin of 9.10% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.53%.
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How has Werner Enterprises' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Werner Enterprises' stock was trading at $32.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WERN shares have increased by 42.8% and is now trading at $46.00.
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How often does Werner Enterprises pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Werner Enterprises?

Werner Enterprises announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 12th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 6th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Tuesday, July 20th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 2nd. This is a boost from Werner Enterprises's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10.
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Is Werner Enterprises a good dividend stock?

Werner Enterprises pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.05%. Werner Enterprises does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Werner Enterprises is 18.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Werner Enterprises will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.15% next year. This indicates that Werner Enterprises will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for WERN?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Werner Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Werner Enterprises' stock price to reach $50.46 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Werner Enterprises' key executives?

Werner Enterprises' management team includes the following people:
  • Derek J. Leathers, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • H. Marty Nordlund, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Executive VP
  • John J. Steele, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Daragh P. Mahon, Chief Information Officer & Executive VP
  • James Lynn Johnson, Secretary, Chief Accounting Officer & Executive VP

What is C.L. Werner's approval rating as Werner Enterprises' CEO?

201 employees have rated Werner Enterprises CEO C.L. Werner on C.L. Werner has an approval rating of 82% among Werner Enterprises' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Werner Enterprises own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Werner Enterprises investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Micron Technology (MU), Zoetis (ZTS), STMicroelectronics (STM) and Accenture (ACN).

What is Werner Enterprises' stock symbol?

Werner Enterprises trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WERN."

Who are Werner Enterprises' major shareholders?

Werner Enterprises' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.63%), Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.88%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.24%), Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.18%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.08%) and Kendall Capital Management (0.02%). Company insiders that own Werner Enterprises stock include Clarence L Werner, H Marty Nordlund, James Lynn Johnson and Jim S Schelble.
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Which institutional investors are selling Werner Enterprises stock?

WERN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., State of Michigan Retirement System, Jackson Creek Investment Advisors LLC, Arizona State Retirement System, Advisors Asset Management Inc., and Kendall Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold Werner Enterprises company stock in the last year include H Marty Nordlund, and Jim S Schelble.
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Which institutional investors are buying Werner Enterprises stock?

WERN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Moody National Bank Trust Division, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Dupont Capital Management Corp, Pflug Koory LLC, Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Brinker Capital Investments LLC, and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Werner Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of WERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.00.

How much money does Werner Enterprises make?

Werner Enterprises has a market capitalization of $3.12 billion and generates $2.37 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $169.08 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.59 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Werner Enterprises have?

Werner Enterprises employs 9,342 workers across the globe.

When was Werner Enterprises founded?

Werner Enterprises was founded in 1956.

What is Werner Enterprises' official website?

The official website for Werner Enterprises is

Where are Werner Enterprises' headquarters?

Werner Enterprises is headquartered at 14507 FRONTIER ROAD, OMAHA NE, 68145.

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 (422) 895-6640 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/3/2021 by Staff
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