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Knight-Swift Transportation Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.54 (-1.24 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $43.09
50-Day Range
MA: $42.84
52-Week Range
Now: $43.09
Volume1.13 million shs
Average Volume1.77 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.32 billion
P/E Ratio22.10
Dividend Yield0.73%
Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides truckload transportation services in the United States and Mexico. The company operates through three segments: Trucking, Logistics, and Intermodal. Its trucking services include irregular route, dedicated, refrigerated, flatbed, expedited, dry van, drayage, and cross-border transportation of various products, goods, and materials. The company also provides logistics and intermodal services, such as brokerage, intermodal, and certain logistics; freight management; and non-trucking services. In addition, it offers various support services, including repair and maintenance shop services, warranty, insurance, and equipment leasing; and trailer parts manufacturing services, as well as engages in the driving academy activities. The company operates a total of 18,877 tractors, which comprises 16,432 company-owned tractors and 2,445 independent contractor tractors, as well as 58,315 trailers; and 643 tractors and 9,862 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
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.84 billion
Cash Flow$4.86 per share
Book Value$33.21 per share


Net Income$309.21 million


Market Cap$7.32 billion
Next Earnings Date4/28/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.70 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

1st out of 238 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

1st out of 21 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 4.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.54 (-1.24 %)
(As of 02/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Knight-Swift Transportation (NYSE:KNX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Knight-Swift Transportation a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Knight-Swift Transportation stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KNX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Knight-Swift Transportation?

Wall Street analysts have given Knight-Swift Transportation a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Knight-Swift Transportation wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Knight-Swift Transportation's next earnings date?

Knight-Swift Transportation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 28th 2021.
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How were Knight-Swift Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KNX) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 27th. The transportation company reported $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.91 by $0.03. The transportation company earned $1.28 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.28 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.97% and a net margin of 7.30%. Knight-Swift Transportation's quarterly revenue was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.55 EPS.
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How has Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock was trading at $30.88 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KNX stock has increased by 39.5% and is now trading at $43.09.
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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 Friday, February 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 5th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, March 26th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 4th.
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Is Knight-Swift Transportation a good dividend stock?

Knight-Swift Transportation pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.73%. Knight-Swift Transportation does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Knight-Swift Transportation is 14.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Knight-Swift Transportation will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.61% next year. This indicates that Knight-Swift Transportation will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Knight-Swift Transportation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Knight-Swift Transportation updated its FY 2021 IntraDay earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of 3.20-3.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.36.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Knight-Swift Transportation's share price to reach $48.65 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's key executives?

Knight-Swift Transportation's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kevin P. Knight, Exec. Chairman (Age 64, Pay $2.18M)
  • Mr. David A. Jackson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45, Pay $1.61M)
  • Mr. Gary J. Knight, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 69, Pay $807.68k)
  • Mr. Adam W. Miller, CFO & Treasurer (Age 40, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. Kevin Quast, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 55, Pay $576.54k)
  • Mr. Cary Michael Flanagan, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Todd F. Carlson, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Michael K. Liu, Exec. VP of Operations of Knight (Age 48)
  • Mr. James E. Updike Jr., Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing of Knight (Age 48)
  • Mr. Shannon Breen, Sr. VP of Logistics & Intermodal (Age 40)

What is David A. Jackson's approval rating as Knight-Swift Transportation's CEO?

138 employees have rated Knight-Swift Transportation CEO David A. Jackson on Glassdoor.com. David A. Jackson has an approval rating of 71% among Knight-Swift Transportation's employees.

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 NVIDIA (NVDA), CVS Health (CVS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Visa (V), Bank of America (BAC) and The Home Depot (HD).

What is Knight-Swift Transportation's stock symbol?

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

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's major shareholders?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.23%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.38%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.37%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.81%) and Morgan Stanley (1.70%). Company insiders that own Knight-Swift Transportation stock include Cary M Flanagan, Gary J Knight, James E Jr Updike, James L Fitzsimmons, Jerry Moyes, Kevin P Knight, Kevin Quast, Lyndee Moyes Nester, Michael Garnreiter, Michael K Liu, Ploeg David Vander, Shannon Breen, Timothy Sean Harrington and Wayne Yu.
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Which major investors are selling Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Interval Partners LP, Jennison Associates LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Knight-Swift Transportation company stock in the last year include Cary M Flanagan, Gary J Knight, James E Jr Updike, Jerry Moyes, Kevin P Knight, Lyndee Moyes Nester, Michael Garnreiter, Michael K Liu, Shannon Breen, Timothy Sean Harrington, and Wayne Yu.
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Which major investors are buying Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Triton Wealth Management PLLC, KBC Group NV, and JPMorgan Chase & Co..
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price today?

One share of KNX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.09.

How much money does Knight-Swift Transportation make?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $7.32 billion and generates $4.84 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $309.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.17 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Knight-Swift Transportation have?

Knight-Swift Transportation employs 23,600 workers across the globe.

What is Knight-Swift Transportation's official website?

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

Where are Knight-Swift Transportation's headquarters?

Knight-Swift Transportation is headquartered at 20002 NORTH 19TH AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85027.

How can I contact Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation's mailing address is 20002 NORTH 19TH AVENUE, PHOENIX AZ, 85027. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 602-269-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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