NYSE:KNX - Knight-Swift Transportation Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.19 -0.53 (-1.53 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.72
Today's Range$33.82 - $34.7650
52-Week Range$23.27 - $50.35
Volume1.35 million shs
Average Volume2.54 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.09 billion
P/E Ratio13.36
Dividend Yield0.69%
Beta1.95
Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides truckload transportation and logistics services in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The company operates through six segments: Knight Trucking, Knight Logistics, Swift Truckload, Swift Dedicated, Swift Refrigerated, and Swift Intermodal. Its trucking services include dry van, refrigerated, dedicated, drayage, flatbed, and cross-border transportation of various products, goods, and materials. The company also provides logistics, freight brokerage and intermodal, freight management, and sourcing, solutions, as well as other non-trucking services, such as used equipment sales and leasing to independent contractors and third-parties. As of December 31, 2017, it had a fleet of 18,381 company-owned tractors; 4,688 independent contractor tractors; 74,949 trailers; and 9,122 intermodal containers. It serves retail, food and beverage, consumer products, paper products, transportation and logistics, housing and building, automotive, and manufacturing industries. Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Trucking, except local
Sub-IndustryTrucking
SectorTransportation
CUSIP49906410
Phone602-269-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.34 billion
Cash Flow$4.9767 per share
Book Value$30.67 per share

Profitability

Net Income$419.26 million

Miscellaneous

Employees25,400
Market Cap$6.09 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Knight-Swift Transportation (NYSE:KNX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Knight-Swift Transportation's stock symbol?

Knight-Swift Transportation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KNX."

How often does Knight-Swift Transportation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 1st. View Knight-Swift Transportation's Dividend History.

How were Knight-Swift Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc (NYSE:KNX) released its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The transportation company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.01. The transportation company earned $1.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.44 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a return on equity of 8.46% and a net margin of 7.85%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.52 earnings per share. View Knight-Swift Transportation's Earnings History.

When is Knight-Swift Transportation's next earnings date?

Knight-Swift Transportation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Knight-Swift Transportation.

What guidance has Knight-Swift Transportation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Knight-Swift Transportation updated its earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. Knight-Swift Transportation also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.52-0.55 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Knight-Swift Transportation's share price to reach $45.9091 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Knight-Swift Transportation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Knight-Swift Transportation?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation.

Has Knight-Swift Transportation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about KNX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Knight-Swift Transportation earned a news impact score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Knight-Swift Transportation's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Knight-Swift Transportation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Knight-Swift Transportation investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Boeing (BA), Caterpillar (CAT), Celgene (CELG), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's key executives?

Knight-Swift Transportation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kevin P. Knight, Exec. Chairman (Age 62)
  • Mr. David A. Jackson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 43)
  • Mr. Adam W. Miller, CFO & Treasurer (Age 38)
  • Mr. Cary Michael Flanagan, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Todd F. Carlson, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's major shareholders?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.73%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.85%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.66%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.52%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.51%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.34%). Company insiders that own Knight-Swift Transportation stock include David A Jackson, G D Madden, Gary J Knight, James E Jr Updike, Jerry Moyes, Kathryn L Munro, Kevin P Knight, Kevin Quast, Michael Garnreiter, Robert E Synowicki Jr, Shannon Breen, Todd F Carlson and Wayne Yu. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Knight-Swift Transportation.

Which major investors are selling Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Anchor Bolt Capital LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Riverbridge Partners LLC, Raymond James & Associates, KBC Group NV and Elk Creek Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Knight-Swift Transportation company stock in the last year include Gary J Knight, Jerry Moyes, Kathryn L Munro, Kevin P Knight, Kevin Quast, Shannon Breen and Todd F Carlson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knight-Swift Transportation.

Which major investors are buying Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, CI Investments Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Bank of America Corp DE, Millennium Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Company insiders that have bought Knight-Swift Transportation stock in the last two years include Robert E Synowicki Jr and Wayne Yu. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knight-Swift Transportation.

How do I buy shares of Knight-Swift Transportation?

Shares of KNX 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 Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price today?

One share of KNX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.19.

How big of a company is Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $6.09 billion and generates $5.34 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $419.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.56 on an earnings per share basis. Knight-Swift Transportation employs 25,400 workers across the globe.

What is Knight-Swift Transportation's official website?

The official website for Knight-Swift Transportation is http://www.knighttrans.com.

How can I contact Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation's mailing address is 22002 NORTH 19TH AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85027. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 602-269-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Knight-Swift Transportation (NYSE KNX)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  439 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  534 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  973
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This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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