Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:SWFT)

About Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings logoKnight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., formerly Swift Transportation Company, provides truckload services in North America. The Company also provides rail intermodal and non-asset based freight brokerage and logistics management services. The Company provides its services across United States, Mexico and Canada using its dry van, refrigerated, flatbed and specialized trailers, and intermodal containers. As of September 10, 2017, the Company had a fleet of approximately 23,000 tractors and 77,000 trailers. It operates through its Knight Transportation, Swift Transportation, and Barr-Nunn branded subsidiaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Ground Freight & Logistics
  • Sub-Industry: Trucking
  • Symbol: NYSE:SWFT
  • CUSIP: 87074U10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.95 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 133,913,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.80
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.76
  • 52 Week Range: $26.72 - $41.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 37.81
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.52
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.98
  • Book Value: $5.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.52
  • EBITDA: $480.95 million
  • Net Margins: 2.65%
  • Return on Equity: 15.10%
  • Return on Assets: 4.04%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.24%
  • Current Ratio: 1.45%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.41%
  • Average Volume: 971,469 shs.
  • Beta: 1.96
  • Short Ratio: 19.4

Frequently Asked Questions for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)

What is Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock symbol?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SWFT."

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

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc (NYSE:SWFT) issued its earnings results on Monday, July, 24th. The company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $1,000 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.02 billion. Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings had a net margin of 2.65% and a return on equity of 15.10%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.34 EPS. View Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' Earnings History.

When will Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings make its next earnings announcement?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings.

Where is Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock going? Where will Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

15 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock price to reach $28.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings.

Who are some of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' key competitors?

Who are Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' key executives?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard H. Dozer, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Richard P. Stocking, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Virginia L. Henkels, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Mickey R. Dragash, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Timothy W. Guin, Executive Vice-President of Sales and Marketing
  • Chad Killebrew, Executive Vice-President of Operations
  • Kenneth C. Runnels, Executive Vice President - Fleet Operations of Swift Transportation Co. of Arizona, LLC
  • Jerry C. Moyes, Director
  • William F. Riley III, Director
  • Glenn Brown, Independent Director

Who owns Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Shell Asset Management Co. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock include Brian Patrick Alexander, Cary M Flanagan, Jose A Cardenas, Kenneth C Runnels, Kirk Steven Richard Van, Richard H Dozer, Richard Stocking, Rodney Sartor, Strategic Value Partners, Llc, Timothy W Guin and Virginia Henkels. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings.

Who bought Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock? Who is buying Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock?

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings.

How do I buy Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock?

Shares of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings 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 Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.49.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE SWFT)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  671
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings 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 Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $28.33 (3.92% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Price Target History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/28/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$25.00HighView Rating Details
7/25/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$27.00LowView Rating Details
7/10/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$29.00 -> $31.00LowView Rating Details
6/12/2017StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$26.00 -> $30.00HighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
4/14/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/13/2017Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$34.00LowView Rating Details
4/11/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy -> Market PerformMediumView Rating Details
4/11/2017Knight EquityReiterated RatingMarket Perform$14.31 -> $27.00LowView Rating Details
3/24/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$29.00 -> $24.00HighView Rating Details
3/21/2017Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$26.00MediumView Rating Details
12/21/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$31.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2016AegisInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
10/9/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/12/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
6/23/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$15.00 -> $12.50N/AView Rating Details
4/1/2016Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Evercore ISILower Price Target$23.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$21.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Earnings by Quarter for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE SWFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017$0.27N/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2017Q2 2017$0.20$0.25$1.02 billion$1,000.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2017Q1 2017$0.11$0.07$970.74 million$963.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q4 2016$0.40$0.40$1.04 billion$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q3$0.32$0.34$1.03 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q2$0.31$0.34$1.01 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.21$0.25$1.01 billion$967.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.47$0.53$1.12 billion$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.32$0.31$1.08 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$0.37$0.37$1.10 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.28$0.29$1.06 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.47$0.55$1.14 billion$1.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.35$0.39$1.10 billion$1.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.33$0.33$1.09 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.12$0.12$1.02 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.35$0.32$1.08 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.29$0.29$1,000.00 million$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.29$0.32$907.33 million$898.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2013Q1 2013$0.16$0.21$866.55 million$856.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.24$0.38$881.32 million$922.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2012$0.22$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.22$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.14$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.24$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.90 EPS


Dividend History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 44.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.86%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/29/2017Richard StockingInsiderSell78,215$28.66$2,241,641.90View SEC Filing  
8/25/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell17,153$26.95$462,273.35View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017Richard StockingInsiderSell126,722$27.30$3,459,510.60View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell29,051$27.41$796,287.91View SEC Filing  
5/31/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell20,325$23.90$485,767.50View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Richard StockingInsiderSell80,000$24.25$1,940,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell58,000$24.16$1,401,280.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell2,454$23.93$58,724.22View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell16,501$24.13$398,169.13View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Virginia HenkelsCFOSell44,000$24.03$1,057,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Richard H DozerDirectorSell1,833$24.26$44,468.58View SEC Filing  
1/22/2017Strategic Value Partners, LlcDirectorBuy805,000$28.50$22,942,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Brian Patrick AlexanderVPSell19,508$25.02$488,090.16View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Timothy W GuinEVPSell40,000$25.05$1,002,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Kirk Steven Richard VanVPSell11,492$24.75$284,427.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Kenneth C RunnelsVPSell155,726$24.38$3,796,599.88View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell10,000$23.64$236,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Richard H DozerDirectorSell2,282$18.63$42,513.66View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Timothy W GuinEVPSell15,000$19.00$285,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Jose A CardenasDirectorSell2,000$19.60$39,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Kirk Steven Richard VanVPSell4,480$17.78$79,654.40View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Richard StockingPresidentSell10,760$17.95$193,142.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Rodney SartorEVPSell1,635$17.94$29,331.90View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Virginia HenkelsCFOSell3,825$17.95$68,658.75View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Kenneth C RunnelsVPSell485$18.00$8,730.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Richard StockingPresidentSell3,035$18.00$54,630.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Virginia HenkelsCFOSell765$18.00$13,770.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Richard H DozerDirectorSell2,000$24.88$49,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell5,155$24.98$128,771.90View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Rodney SartorVPSell7,000$24.51$171,570.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Richard StockingPresidentSell1,341$25.05$33,592.05View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Rodney SartorVPSell1,109$28.24$31,318.16View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015James FryGeneral CounselSell1,082$28.04$30,339.28View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell5,000$28.03$140,150.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Richard StockingPresidentSell2,145$27.76$59,545.20View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Virginia HenkelsCFOSell22,000$27.30$600,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014James FryGeneral CounselSell11,000$24.61$270,710.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell10,000$24.70$247,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Rodney SartorVPSell10,600$24.42$258,852.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014William F Riley IIIDirectorBuy4,000$21.41$85,640.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Cary M FlanaganInsiderSell2,000$24.91$49,820.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014James FryGeneral CounselSell4,572$24.23$110,779.56View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Rodney SartorVPSell7,559$23.54$177,938.86View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014James FryGeneral CounselSell5,000$24.31$121,550.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
Latest Headlines for Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings (NYSE:SWFT)
DateHeadline logoBehind the Solid Revenue Rise in J.B. Hunt’s Dedicated Contract Services in 3Q17 - October 19 at 9:26 AM logoSwift Transportation Co (SWFT) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday - October 16 at 3:50 AM logoContrasting Covenant Transportation Group (CVTI) & Swift Transportation (SWFT) - October 13 at 10:48 PM logoReviewing Swift Transportation (SWFT) & The Competition - October 10 at 8:22 PM logoSwift Transportation (SWFT) & Its Competitors Head-To-Head Contrast - October 10 at 6:24 AM logoContrasting Swift Transportation (SWFT) and Its Competitors - October 6 at 12:14 AM logoTSB deploys a team of investigators to a train derailment near Swift Current, Saskatchewan - October 4 at 10:32 AM logoHow One State is Using Taylor Swift to Crack Down on Distracted Drivers - October 3 at 6:14 PM logoBRIEF-Knight-Swift Transportation - Entered into $1.2 bln unsecured credit facility - October 3 at 6:13 PM logoCritical Contrast: Swift Transportation (SWFT) & Its Peers - October 2 at 10:06 PM logoSwift Transportation Co (SWFT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 30 at 4:50 AM logoAnalyzing Swift Transportation (SWFT) & Its Competitors - September 17 at 12:32 AM logoComparing Swift Transportation (SWFT) & The Competition - September 15 at 6:52 AM logoFinancial Comparison: Swift Transportation (SWFT) vs. Its Rivals - September 14 at 8:20 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: Swift Transportation (SWFT) and its Peers - September 12 at 2:26 AM logoSwift Transportation shareholders approve merger with Knight Transportation - September 8 at 8:55 AM logoSwift Transportation Company (SWFT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.05 Billion - September 5 at 3:48 PM logoSwift Transportation Company (SWFT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 5 at 4:32 AM logoForm 425 KNIGHT TRANSPORTATION Filed by: SWIFT TRANSPORTATION Co - August 31 at 10:39 AM logoRichard Stocking Sells 78,215 Shares of Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Stock - August 30 at 7:16 PM logoHow Truckload Carriers Have Returned Cash to Investors in 2Q17 - August 30 at 9:52 AM logoBehind the Leverage Levels of Truckload Carriers in 2Q17 - August 29 at 8:21 AM logoToday's Research Reports on Trending Tickers: YRC Worldwide Inc. and Swift Transportation Company - August 29 at 8:21 AM logoInsider Selling: Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) CFO Sells 17,153 Shares of Stock - August 28 at 7:20 PM logoCowen and Company Reiterates Buy Rating for Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) - August 28 at 6:32 AM logoETFs with exposure to Swift Transportation Co. : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 1:34 PM logoKnight, Ryder: Here's Buckingham's Picks Among Transportation Names - Benzinga - August 22 at 1:38 AM logoInsider Selling: Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Insider Sells 126,722 Shares of Stock - August 17 at 7:20 PM logoVirginia Henkels Sells 29,051 Shares of Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Stock - August 16 at 7:59 PM logoSwift Transportation (SWFT) vs. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Critical Survey - August 15 at 8:30 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Swift Transportation Co. - August 13 at 6:38 AM logoSwift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 11 at 3:24 PM logoSwift Transportation Co. :SWFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017 - August 10 at 4:15 PM logoSwift Transportation Partners with Payless ShoeSource for Footwear Solutions - Business Wire (press release) - August 10 at 8:27 AM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Drop in demand for ETFs holding Swift Transportation Co is a negative sign for its shares - August 10 at 8:27 AM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Drop in demand for ETFs holding Swift Transportation Co is a negative sign for its shares - August 10 at 8:27 AM logoBreakfast Technical Briefing on Trucking Stocks -- Celadon, Knight Transportation, Schneider National, and Swift Transportation - August 9 at 7:57 AM logoSwift Transportation Partners with Payless ShoeSource for Footwear Solutions - August 9 at 7:57 AM logoAnalyzing YRC Worldwide (YRCW) and Swift Transportation (NYSE:SWFT) - August 5 at 12:46 PM logoSwift Transportation Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:SWFT) : August 4, 2017 - August 4 at 8:44 AM logoSwift Transportation Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:SWFT) : August 4, 2017 - August 4 at 8:44 AM logoSwift Transportation Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SWFT-US : August 1, 2017 - August 2 at 7:35 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.05 Billion - July 30 at 7:43 AM logoContrasting C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) & Swift Transportation (NYSE:SWFT) - July 29 at 10:12 AM logoFeatured Company News – Universal Logistics Initiates E-Log Deployment with Pegasus Transflo Telematics Solution - July 27 at 8:03 AM logoSwift Transportation Company Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017 - Business Wire (press release) - July 26 at 8:28 AM logoSwift Transportation's (SWFT) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Stifel Nicolaus - July 25 at 9:33 PM logoSwift Transportation Company (SWFT) Given Buy Rating at UBS AG - July 25 at 5:08 PM logoBRIEF-Swift Transportation Company Q2 earnings per share $0.20 - July 25 at 7:11 AM logoSwift Transportation Company Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter 2017 - July 25 at 7:11 AM



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