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Werner Enterprises Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.46 (-1.20 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $38.02
50-Day Range
MA: $42.83
52-Week Range
Now: $38.02
Volume1.14 million shs
Average Volume911,838 shs
Market Capitalization$2.63 billion
P/E Ratio17.68
Dividend Yield0.94%
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 internationally. It operates in 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; regional short-haul fleet, which provides comparable truckload van service in the United States; and temperature controlled fleet that offers truckload services for temperature sensitive products using 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; management of shipments from origin to destination using a combination of air, ocean, truck, and rail transportation modes; and home and business deliveries of heavy items using liftgate straight truck. As of December 31, 2019, the company had a fleet of 8,000 trucks, which included 7,460 company-operated, as well as 540 owned and operated by independent contractors; 24,145 company-owned trailers that comprised dry vans, flatbeds, and temperature-controlled and other specialized trailers; and 33 intermodal drayage trucks. Werner Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.35 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking, except local
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WERN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.46 billion
Cash Flow$5.56 per share
Book Value$16.05 per share


Net Income$166.94 million


Market Cap$2.63 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
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Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Werner Enterprises' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Werner Enterprises' stock was trading at $32.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WERN stock has increased by 18.0% and is now trading at $38.02.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Werner Enterprises?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Werner Enterprises in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Werner Enterprises' next earnings date?

Werner Enterprises is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Werner Enterprises' earnings last quarter?

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 28th. The transportation company reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.04. Werner Enterprises had a net margin of 6.23% and a return on equity of 14.22%.
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How often does Werner Enterprises pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Werner Enterprises?

Werner Enterprises declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Tuesday, October 20th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 2nd.
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What price target have analysts set for WERN?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Werner Enterprises' shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Werner Enterprises' share price to reach $47.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Werner Enterprises?

Werner Enterprises saw a decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,160,000 shares, a decline of 24.7% from the September 15th total of 2,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 919,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 3.5% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Werner Enterprises' key competitors?

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).

Who are Werner Enterprises' key executives?

Werner Enterprises' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Clarence L. Werner, Founder & Chairman (Age 82, Pay $662.39k)
  • Mr. Derek J. Leathers, Pres, CEO & Vice-Chairman (Age 50, Pay $1.27M)
  • Mr. John J. Steele, Exec. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 62, Pay $416k)
  • Mr. H. Marty Nordlund, Sr. Exec. VP & COO (Age 58, Pay $584.53k)
  • Mr. Jim S. Schelble, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 59, Pay $472.2k)
  • Mr. James L. Johnson, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daragh P. Mahon, Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Nathan J. Meisgeier, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Fred Thayer, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Skip Schollaert, Sr. VP of Brokerage & Intermodal Operations

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (0.64%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.23%), KBC Group NV (0.18%), AMJ Financial Wealth Management (0.14%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.11%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.07%). 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 Pinnacle Associates Ltd., WINTON GROUP Ltd, KBC Group NV, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, USA Financial Portformulas Corp, CWM LLC, Keybank National Association OH, and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board. Company insiders that have sold Werner Enterprises company stock in the last year include Clarence L Werner, H Marty Nordlund, James Lynn Johnson, and Jim S Schelble.
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Which institutional investors are buying Werner Enterprises stock?

WERN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc., AMJ Financial Wealth Management, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Parallel Advisors LLC, and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Werner Enterprises' stock price today?

One share of WERN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.02.

How big of a company is Werner Enterprises?

Werner Enterprises has a market capitalization of $2.63 billion and generates $2.46 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $166.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. Werner Enterprises employs 12,736 workers across the globe.

What is Werner Enterprises' official website?

The official website for Werner Enterprises is 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]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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