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: $1.30024 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 43,126,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $29.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.39
  • 52 Week Range: $27.90 - $43.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.42
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.57
  • P/E Growth: 3.52
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.65
  • Book Value: $11.03 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.75
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $225.7 million
  • Net Margins: 3.76%
  • Return on Equity: 16.10%
  • Return on Assets: 3.69%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.52%
  • Current Ratio: 1.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 191,042 shs.
  • Beta: 1.13
  • Short Ratio: 6.69
 
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 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st. This is a boost 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 results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported $0.55 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.11. The business earned $512.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $495.19 million. Matson had a return on equity of 16.10% and a net margin of 3.76%. The firm's revenue was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.42 earnings per share. View Matson's Earnings History.

When will Matson make its next earnings announcement?

Matson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Matson.

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

3 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Matson's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.10%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.92%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.58%), State Street Corp (2.50%) and Advisory Research Inc. (2.02%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd., Hermes Investment Management Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Citadel Advisors LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, Pinebridge Investments L.P., GSA Capital Partners LLP and Menta Capital LLC. 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 $30.32.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Matson (NYSE MATX)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  85 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  178
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 (28.63% 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
(Data available from 8/16/2015 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
11/6/2017$0.59N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2017Q2 2017$0.44$0.55$495.19 million$512.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.64%
Dividend Growth:6.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:46.24% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
47.62% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
43.72% (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: 83.61%
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
8/3/2017W Blake BairdDirectorSell2,578$29.98$77,288.44View SEC Filing  
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 logoMatson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 2:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Matson Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Rated Among Top Ocean Carriers for 5th Consecutive Year
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson extends service to Tahiti
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Extends South Pacific Express Service to Tahiti
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MATX-US : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 7:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (NYSE:MATX) Director Sells $77,288.44 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 9:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. :MATX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MATX earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 3:41 AM
bizjournals.com logoMatson reports Q2 profit of $24M
www.bizjournals.com - August 1 at 1:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMatson, Inc. (MATX) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Matson, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. Announces Second Quarter EPS Of $0.55, Affirms 2017 Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson tops Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MATX-US : July 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 3:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson to cut shipping time to Pacific nation with new service via Honolulu
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 3:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMatson Announces New U.S. Flag Marshall Islands Service
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:08 AM
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

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