Knight-Swift Transportation Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.13 (+2.33 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 04:58 PM ET)
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Volume1.50 million shs
Average Volume1.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.21 billion
P/E Ratio15.31
Dividend Yield0.83%
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About Knight-Swift Transportation

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides truckload transportation services in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. 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 and warehousing services, as well as engages in the driving academy activities. The company operates a total of 18,448 tractors, which comprises 16,379 company tractors and 2,069 independent contractor tractors, as well as 57,722 trailers; and 577 tractors and 10,604 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

Sales & Book Value






Overall MarketRank

2.62 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

19th out of 258 stocks

Trucking, Except Local Industry

7th out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 3.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Knight-Swift Transportation (NYSE:KNX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Knight-Swift Transportation a buy right now?

21 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, 9 hold ratings and 11 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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When is Knight-Swift Transportation's next earnings date?

Knight-Swift Transportation is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 20th 2021.
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How were Knight-Swift Transportation's earnings last quarter?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE:KNX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 20th. The transportation company reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.10. The transportation company earned $1.32 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.30 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a net margin of 10.88% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.01%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 24.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.57 EPS.
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How has Knight-Swift Transportation's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock was trading at $30.88 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KNX shares have increased by 60.7% and is now trading at $49.61.
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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 Monday, April 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, June 28th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 3rd. This is a positive change from Knight-Swift Transportation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.08.
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Is Knight-Swift Transportation a good dividend stock?

Knight-Swift Transportation pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.83%. Knight-Swift Transportation does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Knight-Swift Transportation is 14.65%. 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 9.80% 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 issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.900-$4.050 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.640. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

21 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price to reach $55.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% 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 $3.07M)
  • Mr. David A. Jackson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45, Pay $2.53M)
  • Mr. Gary J. Knight, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 69, Pay $1.12M)
  • Mr. Adam W. Miller, CFO & Treasurer (Age 40, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Todd F. Carlson, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. Cary Michael Flanagan, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Kevin Quast, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 55)
  • 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. James Fitzsimmons, Exec. VP of Operations - Swift (Age 49)

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Country Trust Bank (0.43%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.31%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.07%), Tectonic Advisors LLC (0.02%), New England Research & Management Inc. (0.02%) and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Country Trust Bank, New England Research & Management Inc., and Cozad Asset Management 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, Kevin P Knight, Lyndee Moyes Nester, Michael Garnreiter, and Shannon Breen.
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Which institutional investors are buying Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Tectonic Advisors LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, and Bfsg LLC.
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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 $49.61.

How much money does Knight-Swift Transportation make?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $8.21 billion and generates $4.67 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $410 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.73 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Knight-Swift Transportation have?

Knight-Swift Transportation employs 22,900 workers across the globe.

When was Knight-Swift Transportation founded?

Knight-Swift Transportation was founded in 1989.

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 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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