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

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$30.59 +1.42 (+4.87 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 11:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$29.17
Today's Range$30.34 - $31.74
52-Week Range$23.27 - $51.94
Volume151,782 shs
Average Volume2.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.14 billion
P/E Ratio22.18
Dividend Yield0.83%
Beta1.76
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

Current Ratio1.43
Quick Ratio1.43

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.43 billion
Price / Sales2.25
Cash Flow$2.1557 per share
Price / Cash Flow14.19
Book Value$29.44 per share
Price / Book1.04

Profitability

Net Income$484.29 million
Net Margins13.47%
Return on Assets4.99%

Miscellaneous

Employees25,400
Market Cap$5.14 billion
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 Friday, November 9th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, December 27th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 30th. View Knight-Swift Transportation's Dividend History.

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

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc (NYSE:KNX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The transportation company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.07. The transportation company earned $1.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.35 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a net margin of 13.47% and a return on equity of 7.26%. Knight-Swift Transportation's quarterly revenue was up 158.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.25 EPS. 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 Tuesday, January 29th 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 second quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 17th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.62-0.66 for the period. Knight-Swift Transportation also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.52-0.55 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

16 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price to reach $48.1875 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 57.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Knight-Swift Transportation.

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

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 11 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?

Headlines about KNX stock have been trending positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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 coverage optimism score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.61%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.18%), Patriot Wealth Management Inc. (0.08%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%) and Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.01%). 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, 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 Riverbridge Partners LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.. 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 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 Patriot Wealth Management Inc., Sit Investment Associates Inc. and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. 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 $30.58.

How big of a company is Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $5.14 billion and generates $2.43 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $484.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.38 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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  424 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  520 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  944
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Knight-Swift Transportation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KNX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KNX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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