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NYSE:MATX

Matson (MATX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$116.37
+1.53 (+1.33%)
(As of 02/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$114.24
$117.93
50-Day Range
$104.11
$122.30
52-Week Range
$56.51
$122.99
Volume
276,585 shs
Average Volume
275,599 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.09 billion
P/E Ratio
13.89
Dividend Yield
1.10%
Price Target
$111.67

Matson MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
4.0% Downside
$111.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.32% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-4.86
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.76mentions of Matson in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$190,192 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
0.13%
From $7.80 to $7.81 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.31 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

22nd out of 113 stocks

Water Transportation Industry

4th out of 17 stocks


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About Matson Stock (NYSE:MATX)

Matson, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides ocean transportation and logistics services. The company's Ocean Transportation segment offers ocean freight transportation services to the domestic non-contiguous economies of Hawaii, Alaska, and Guam, as well as to other island economies in Micronesia. It primarily transports dry containers of mixed commodities, refrigerated commodities, foods and beverages, building materials, automobiles, and household goods; livestock; seafood; general sustenance cargo; and garments, footwear, e-commerce, and other retail merchandise. This segment also operates an expedited service from China to Long Beach, California, and various islands in the South Pacific, as well as Okinawa, Japan; and provides stevedoring, refrigerated cargo services, inland transportation, container equipment maintenance, and other terminal services to ocean carriers on the Hawaiian islands of Oahu, Hawaii, Maui, and Kauai, as well as in the Alaska locations of Anchorage, Kodiak, and Dutch Harbor. In addition, the company offers vessel management and container transshipment services. Its Logistics segment provides multimodal transportation brokerage services, including domestic and international rail intermodal, long-haul and regional highway trucking, specialized hauling, flat-bed and project, less-than-truckload, and expedited freight services; less-than-container load consolidation and freight forwarding services; warehousing and distribution services; supply chain management services, and non-vessel operating common carrier freight forwarding services. The company serves the U.S. military, freight forwarders, retailers, consumer goods, automobile manufacturers, and other customers. The company was formerly known as Alexander & Baldwin Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Matson, Inc. in June 2012. Matson, Inc. was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii.

MATX Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/7 Dividend
11/08/2023
Dividend Payable
12/07/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/7 Dividend
2/07/2024
Last Earnings
2/20/2024
Today
2/25/2024
Dividend Payable
3/07/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Water transportation
Sub-Industry
Marine
CUSIP
57686G10
CIK
3453
Employees
4,288
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$111.67
High Stock Price Target
$116.00
Low Stock Price Target
$109.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-4.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.06 billion
Pretax Margin
12.05%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.09 billion
Cash Flow
$16.60 per share
Book Value
$68.31 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
34,479,000
Market Cap
$4.09 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.15
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MATX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Matson stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Matson in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" MATX shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MATX, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Matson's stock price target for 2024?

3 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Matson's shares. Their MATX share price targets range from $109.00 to $116.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $111.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.0%.
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How have MATX shares performed in 2024?

Matson's stock was trading at $109.60 at the beginning of the year. Since then, MATX stock has increased by 6.2% and is now trading at $116.37.
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When is Matson's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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.

How were Matson's earnings last quarter?

Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 20th. The shipping company reported $1.78 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.75 by $0.03. The shipping company earned $788.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $733.60 million. Matson had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.71% and a net margin of 9.60%. The business's revenue was down 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $2.10 EPS.

How often does Matson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Matson?

Matson declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Thursday, March 7th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 7th.
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Is Matson a good dividend stock?

Matson (NYSE:MATX) pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.10%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 12 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 15.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MATX will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.39% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for MATX.

What guidance has Matson issued on next quarter's earnings?

Matson updated its fourth quarter 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.650-1.780 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 1.250. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Matt Cox's approval rating as Matson's CEO?

26 employees have rated Matson Chief Executive Officer Matt Cox on Glassdoor.com. Matt Cox has an approval rating of 89% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Matson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Matson investors own include Nordic American Tankers (NAT), Verizon Communications (VZ), Energy Transfer (ET), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Precigen (PGEN), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Corning (GLW), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Matson's major shareholders?

Matson's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.56%), Northern Trust Corp (1.30%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.00%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.83%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.77%). Insiders that own company stock include Branton B Dreyfus, Christopher A Scott, Grace M Cerocke, Jason Lee Taylor, Jenai S Wall, Jenai S Wall, John P Lauer, Kevin L Stuck, Kuuhaku T Park, Laura L Rascon, Mark H Fukunaga, Matthew J Cox, Matthew J Cox, Peter T Heilmann, Richard S Kinney, Ronald J Forest, Ronald J Forest, Rusty K Rolfe, Thomas B Fargo and Vic S Angoco Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Matson?

Shares of MATX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:MATX) was last updated on 2/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff