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

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$36.50 -0.09 (-0.25 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 03:31 AM ET)
Previous Close$36.59
Today's Range$36.35 - $36.79
52-Week Range$29.00 - $51.94
Volume1.79 million shs
Average Volume2.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.48 billion
P/E Ratio26.55
Dividend Yield0.67%
Beta1.63
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 Ratio1.47
Quick Ratio1.47

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.55
Forward P/E Ratio16.08
P/E Growth1.07

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.43 billion
Price / Sales2.68
Cash Flow$2.0402 per share
Price / Cash17.89
Book Value$29.44 per share
Price / Book1.24

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.38
Net Income$484.29 million
Net Margins13.67%
Return on Equity5.74%
Return on Assets3.89%

Miscellaneous

Employees25,400
Outstanding Shares178,110,000
Market Cap$6.48 billion

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 Friday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, September 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, September 27th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 30th. View Knight-Swift Transportation's Dividend History.

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

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc (NYSE:KNX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 25th. The transportation company reported $0.56 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.56. The transportation company had revenue of $1.33 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.33 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation had a return on equity of 5.74% and a net margin of 13.67%. The firm's revenue was up 387.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.25 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 Monday, November, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Knight-Swift Transportation.

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

Knight-Swift Transportation updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.68-0.72 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.73. Knight-Swift Transportation also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.56-0.60 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for KNX?

15 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Knight-Swift Transportation's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Knight-Swift Transportation's share price to reach $50.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Knight-Swift Transportation.

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

15 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 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation.

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

Has Knight-Swift Transportation been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about KNX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Knight-Swift Transportation earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the transportation company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Knight-Swift Transportation.

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation's major shareholders?

Knight-Swift Transportation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.72%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.68%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.68%), Millennium Management LLC (2.56%), Citadel Advisors LLC (2.41%) and Wasatch Advisors Inc. (2.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Northern Trust Corp, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Voya Investment Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and RE Advisers Corp. Company insiders that have sold Knight-Swift Transportation company stock in the last year include 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 institutional investors are buying Knight-Swift Transportation stock?

KNX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nomura Holdings Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Millennium Management LLC, FMR LLC, Tobam, Paloma Partners Management Co and Janus Henderson Group PLC. Company insiders that have bought Knight-Swift Transportation stock in the last two years include Marc-Antoine Jett� 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 $36.50.

How big of a company is Knight-Swift Transportation?

Knight-Swift Transportation has a market capitalization of $6.48 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:  381 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  501 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  882
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 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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