Matson Company Profile (NYSE:MATX)

About Matson (NYSE:MATX)

Matson logo

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: Marine
  • Symbol: NYSE:MATX
  • CUSIP: 57686G10
  • Web: www.matson.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.2771 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 43,116,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $29.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $32.24
  • 52 Week Range: $28.07 - $43.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.51
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.55
  • P/E Growth: 3.68
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.96 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.65
  • Book Value: $10.81 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.74
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.76
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $218.5 million
  • Net Margins: 3.54%
  • Return on Equity: 15.16%
  • Return on Assets: 3.55%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.61%
  • Current Ratio: 1.10%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 184,524 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 7.15
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Matson (NYSE:MATX)

What is Matson's stock symbol?

Matson trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MATX."

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

Matson announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Thursday, September 7th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st. This is a positive change from Matson's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Matson's Dividend History.

How were Matson's earnings last quarter?

Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $474.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $417.03 million. Matson had a return on equity of 15.16% and a net margin of 3.54%. The firm's revenue was up 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.41 EPS. View Matson's Earnings History.

Where is Matson's stock going? Where will Matson's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Matson's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Matson's stock price to reach $39.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Matson.

Who are some of Matson's key competitors?

Who owns Matson stock?

Matson's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (1.77%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.16%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.07%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), US Bancorp DE (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%). Company insiders that own Matson stock include Constance H Lau, Matthew J Cox, Michael J Chun, Peter T Heilmann, Ronald J Forest, Stanley M Kuriyama, Vic S Angoco Jr, Vic S Angoco, Jr and W Blake Baird. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Matson.

Who sold Matson stock? Who is selling Matson stock?

Matson's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hermes Investment Management Ltd., First Hawaiian Bank, Bank of Montreal Can, Capstone Asset Management Co., Aperio Group LLC, US Bancorp DE and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Matson stock in the last year include Matthew J Cox, Michael J Chun, Peter T Heilmann, Ronald J Forest, Vic S Angoco Jr and W Blake Baird. View Insider Buying and Selling for Matson.

Who bought Matson stock? Who is buying Matson stock?

Matson's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Matson.

How do I buy Matson stock?

Shares of Matson can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Matson's stock price today?

One share of Matson stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.62.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Matson (NYSE MATX)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  79 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  163
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Matson and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Matson (NYSE:MATX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $39.00 (31.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/10/2017StephensSet Price TargetBuy$40.00MediumView Rating Details
12/21/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$46.00 -> $38.00N/AView Rating Details
11/9/2015FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$45.00 -> $52.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$48.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Earnings by Quarter for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Matson (NYSE MATX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.15$0.16$417.03 million$474.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416$0.46$0.44$493.69 million$519.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q316$0.70$0.58$481.78 million$500.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.42$0.42$487.35 million$467.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.42$0.41$475.34 million$454.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.62$0.60$517.66 million$494.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.78$1.08$549.48 million$544.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.51$0.56$456.39 million$447.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.55$0.57$427.70 million$398.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.58$0.63$450.27 million$443.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.44$0.50$431.80 million$441.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q313$0.43$0.42$425.62 million$436.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q1 14$0.09$0.08$404.70 million$392.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q4$0.33$0.31ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.47$398.33 million$416.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.29$0.36$389.13 million$398.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.40$0.45$281.40 million$307.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q2 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q3 20171$1.01$1.01$1.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Next Dividend:9/7/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.76
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:47.80% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
46.91% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
42.46% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Matson (NYSE:MATX)

Dividend History by Quarter for Matson (NYSE MATX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/30/2017quarterly$0.202.66%8/1/20178/3/20179/7/2017
4/28/2017quarterly$0.192.4%5/9/20175/11/20176/1/2017
1/26/2017Quarterly$0.192.07%2/7/20172/9/20173/2/2017
10/28/2016quarterly$0.191.93%11/8/201611/10/201612/1/2016
6/24/2016quarterly$0.192.3%8/2/20168/4/20169/1/2016
4/29/2016quarterly$0.181.85%5/10/20165/12/20166/2/2016
1/29/2016quarterly$0.181.78%2/9/20162/11/20163/3/2016
10/23/2015quarterly$0.181.5%11/3/201511/5/201512/3/2015
6/26/2015quarterly$0.181.73%8/4/20158/6/20159/3/2015
4/24/2015quarterly$0.171.6%5/5/20155/7/20156/4/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.171.96%2/10/20152/12/20153/5/2015
10/23/2014quarterly$0.172.57%11/4/201411/6/201412/4/2014
6/26/2014quarterly$0.172.57%8/5/20148/7/20149/4/2014
4/24/2014quarterly$0.162.66%5/6/20145/8/20146/5/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.162.73%2/11/20142/13/20143/6/2014
10/24/2013quarterly$0.162.34%11/5/201311/7/201312/5/2013
6/27/2013quarterly$0.162.56%7/30/20138/1/20139/5/2013
4/25/2013quarterly$0.152.61%5/7/20135/9/20136/6/2013
4/8/2013quarterly$0.152.22%2/12/20132/14/20133/7/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.15%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/17/2017Stanley M KuriyamaDirectorBuy3,300$29.75$98,175.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Matthew J CoxCEOSell20,000$32.16$643,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017W Blake BairdDirectorSell2,668$32.63$87,056.84View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017Michael J. ChunDirectorSell4,300$34.34$147,662.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Ronald J ForestInsiderSell1,536$37.37$57,400.32View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Peter T HeilmannSVPSell3,218$37.73$121,415.14View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Matthew J CoxCEOSell3,665$36.88$135,165.20View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Michael J. ChunDirectorSell1,000$38.66$38,660.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016W Blake BairdDirectorSell1,000$41.67$41,670.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Vic S Angoco JrInsiderSell12,162$40.20$488,912.40View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Vic S Angoco JrSVPSell11,476$36.35$417,152.60View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016W Blake BairdDirectorSell1,000$35.96$35,960.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Michael J ChunDirectorSell3,860$38.88$150,076.80View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Matthew J. CoxCEOSell5,321$37.85$201,399.85View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Matthew J. CoxCEOSell5,051$44.23$223,405.73View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Constance H. LauDirectorSell8,082$51.70$417,839.40View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Matthew J. CoxCEOSell4,746$52.24$247,931.04View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Vic S. Angoco, Jr.SVPSell6,184$51.86$320,702.24View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015W Blake BairdDirectorSell1,000$52.25$52,250.00View SEC Filing  
10/13/2015Matthew J. CoxCEOSell5,468$44.21$241,740.28View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Matthew J. CoxCEOSell5,017$36.91$185,177.47View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Matthew J CoxCEOSell5,519$40.74$224,844.06View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Matthew J CoxCEOSell6,687$43.27$289,346.49View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Matthew J CoxCEOSell6,601$41.18$271,829.18View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015Michael J ChunDirectorSell1,500$41.89$62,835.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Matthew J CoxCEOSell7,081$42.85$303,420.85View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015W Blake BairdDirectorSell1,299$42.47$55,168.53View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015W Blake BairdDirectorSell2,535$42.98$108,954.30View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Dale B HendlerVPSell2,686$33.65$90,383.90View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Ronald J ForestSVPSell8,189$33.32$272,857.48View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Matthew J CoxCEOSell20,000$33.28$665,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014David L HoppesSVPSell60,175$34.48$2,074,834.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Rusty K RolfeInsiderSell10,395$34.26$356,132.70View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Dale B HendlerVPSell23,434$29.16$683,335.44View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Jeffrey N WatanabeDirectorSell3,000$25.50$76,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
Latest Headlines for Matson (NYSE:MATX)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $492.48 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 9:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.44 Earnings Per Share Expected for Matson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 5:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MATX-US : July 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 1:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson To Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results On July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 6:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Matson (MATX) vs. Nordic American Offshore (NAO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MATX) : July 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MATX-US : July 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 6:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Upgraded to "Sell" by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 9:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) Declares Dividend Increase - $0.20 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Increases Quarterly Dividend By 5.3 Percent To $0.20 Per Share
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 1:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Upsizes Revolver To $650 Million And Amends Financing Agreements
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 1:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Matson, Inc. (MATX) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $492.48 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 11:40 AM
bizjournals.com logoUnions threaten strike that could impact shipping to Hawaii
www.bizjournals.com - June 27 at 11:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.44 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 12:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 7:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 4:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Matson, Inc. : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 7:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MATX-US : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 9:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Matson, Inc. (MATX) Given $43.33 Average Target Price by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 6:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStephens Analysts Give Matson, Inc. (MATX) a $40.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 10:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Matson, Inc. : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 7:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$492.48 Million in Sales Expected for Matson, Inc. (MATX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 2:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Increases Its South Pacific Express Service with 'Samoana'
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 12:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Matson, Inc. (MATX) to Post $0.44 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Top Dividend Stocks in Shipping
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 3:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Lowered to C+ at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 2:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Matson, Inc. (MATX) Given $43.33 Consensus Price Target by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Director Stanley M. Kuriyama Purchases 3,300 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 11:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MATX-US : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. : MATX-US: Dividend Analysis : May 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Matson, Inc. : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Matson, Inc. (MATX) Director Sells 2,668 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatthew J. Cox Sells 20,000 Shares of Matson, Inc. (MATX) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 7:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. :MATX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Matson, Inc. (MATX) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $492.55 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 8:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Philly Shipyard hold ceremony for new container ships
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Matson, Inc. (MATX) Given $45.00 Consensus Target Price by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 4:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.37 EPS Expected for Matson, Inc. (MATX) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Philly Shipyard Mark "Aloha Class" Ship Construction Milestone with Dock-Mounting Ceremony
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoMatson reports 61 percent drop in net income for Q1 2017
www.bizjournals.com - May 4 at 11:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MATX earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson (MATX) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.24
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Issues Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 7:56 PM
marketbeat.com logoMatson tops Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 3 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. Announces First Quarter EPS Of $0.16, Affirms 2017 Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoMATX Named 'Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Transports' at Dividend Channel With 2.4% Yield
www.nasdaq.com - May 2 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson To Present At Oppenheimer Industrial Growth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MATX) : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 5:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Unlikely to Affect Matson (MATX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 11:09 PM

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