NYSE:KNX - Knight-Swift Transportation Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$37.91 -0.08 (-0.21 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$37.91
Today's Range$37.91 - $38.63
52-Week Range$34.39 - $51.94
Volume1.77 million shs
Average Volume3.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.76 billion
P/E Ratio27.47
Dividend Yield0.63%
Beta1.69
Knight-Swift Transportation logoKnight-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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Trucking, except local
Sub-IndustryTrucking
SectorTransportation
SymbolNYSE:KNX
CUSIP49906410
Phone602-269-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.11
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio1.45

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.47
Forward P/E Ratio16.48
P/E Growth1.1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.43 billion
Price / Sales2.79
Cash Flow$2.0327 per share
Price / Cash18.65
Book Value$29.44 per share
Price / Book1.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.38
Net Income$484.29 million
Net Margins13.22%
Return on Equity5.75%
Return on Assets3.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees25,400
Outstanding Shares178,320,000
Market Cap$6,759.96

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Wednesday, June 27th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 31st. 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 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The transportation company reported $0.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.04. The transportation company earned $1.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.30 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a return on equity of 5.75% and a net margin of 13.22%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 368.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.18 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, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Knight-Swift Transportation.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

17 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Knight-Swift Transportation's stock price to reach $52.8125 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 39.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation.

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

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 22,042,763 shares, an increase of 17.2% from the May 15th total of 18,813,198 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,425,972 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.1 days. Currently, 17.2% of the company's stock are sold short. View Knight-Swift Transportation's Current Options Chain.

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 61)
  • Mr. David A. Jackson, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 42)
  • Mr. Adam W. Miller, CFO & Treasurer (Age 37)
  • Mr. Jerry C. Moyes, Sr. Advisor (Age 74)

Has Knight-Swift Transportation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KNX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Knight-Swift Transportation earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 47.53 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's major shareholders?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include MOYES JERRY (24.00%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.71%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.29%), Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (0.03%), Atria Investments LLC (0.01%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%). Company insiders that own Knight-Swift Transportation stock include David A Jackson, G D Madden, Gary J Knight, James E Jr Updike, Kathryn L Munro, Kevin P Knight, Kevin Quast, Marc-Antoine Jett�, Michael Garnreiter, 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 and Peregrine Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Knight-Swift Transportation company stock in the last year include G D Madden, Gary J Knight, Kathryn L Munro, Kevin P Knight, Kevin Quast, Michael Garnreiter 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Atria Investments LLC, Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Cerebellum GP LLC and DnB Asset Management AS. 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 $37.91.

How big of a company is Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $6.76 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.

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:  354 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  462 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  816
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This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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