J B Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) will release its earnings data after the market closes on Monday, July 15th. Analysts expect J B Hunt Transport Services to post earnings of $1.39 per share for the quarter. Persons that are interested in participating in the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link.
J B Hunt Transport Services (NASDAQ:JBHT) last released its earnings results on Monday, April 15th. The transportation company reported $1.09 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.25 by ($0.16). The firm had revenue of $2.09 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.17 billion. J B Hunt Transport Services had a return on equity of 29.84% and a net margin of 5.61%. The business’s revenue was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.07 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect J B Hunt Transport Services to post $6 EPS for the current fiscal year and $6 EPS for the next fiscal year.
J B Hunt Transport Services stock opened at $92.94 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $89.00. J B Hunt Transport Services has a fifty-two week low of $83.64 and a fifty-two week high of $129.98. The stock has a market capitalization of $10.11 billion, a P/E ratio of 16.39, a P/E/G ratio of 1.05 and a beta of 1.11. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58, a quick ratio of 1.44 and a current ratio of 1.44.
In related news, Director Gary Charles George purchased 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 3rd. The stock was acquired at an average price of $94.52 per share, with a total value of $472,600.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 43,369 shares in the company, valued at $4,099,237.88. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, insider John N. Roberts purchased 2,319 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 28th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $86.23 per share, with a total value of $199,967.37. Following the purchase, the insider now owns 288,739 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $24,897,963.97. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 3.60% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
J B Hunt Transport Services Company Profile
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates in four segments: Intermodal (JBI), Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), and Truckload (JBT).
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