J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT): Price and Financial Metrics

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT)

Today's Latest Price: $135.03 USD

0.63 (-0.46%)

Updated Dec 2 4:00pm

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 20 in Trucking Freight

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JBHT Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $14,336,407,035, Hunt J B Transport Services Inc has a greater market value than 86.89% of US stocks.
  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for JBHT is 3.76 -- better than 87.38% of US stocks.
  • With a one year PEG ratio of 310.7, Hunt J B Transport Services Inc is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 89.45% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Hunt J B Transport Services Inc are EXPD, TSCO, CBRE, RS, and EHC.
  • JBHT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Hunt J B Transport Services Inc's official web site, go to www.jbhunt.com.

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JBHT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $135.03 52-week high $144.35
Prev. close $135.66 52-week low $75.29
Day low $133.49 Volume 417,444
Day high $135.82 Avg. volume 875,935
50-day MA $130.12 Dividend yield 0.8%
200-day MA $118.52 Market Cap 14.27B

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT) Company Bio

JB Hunt Transportation provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico, which includes the transportation of freight, such as general merchandise, specialty consumer items, appliances, forest and paper products, food and beverages, building materials, soaps and cosmetics, automotive parts, agricultural products, electronics, and chemicals. The company was founded in 1961 and is based in Lowell, Arkansas.

JBHT Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$135.03$174.38 29%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Hunt J B Transport Services Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Hunt J B Transport Services Inc ranked in the 53th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 29.5% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Hunt J B Transport Services Inc ended up being:

  • Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 13.89; that's higher than 82.11% of US stocks in the Industrials sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 8% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately just 21.91% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • JBHT's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 38.05% of tickers in our DCF set.

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ECHO, CVU, MSM, RBC, and RRD can be thought of as valuation peers to JBHT, in the sense that they are in the Industrials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Below are the latest news stories about Hunt J B Transport Services Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate JBHT as an investment opportunity.

J.B. Hunt on watch after Evercore ISI turns bullish

Evercore ISIS upgrades J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) to an Outperform rating."JBHT has a unique business model that has helped the stock outperform the broader market in both times of prosperity as well as during periods of uncertainty and economic weakness."The firm notes JBHT is the clear leader in the...

Seeking Alpha | August 10, 2020

Trinity's (TRN) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates, Decline Y/Y

COVID-19 induced lower fleet utilization and reduced sales of railcars hurt Trinity's (TRN) second-quarter 2020 earnings.

Yahoo | July 24, 2020

Alaska Air (ALK) Posts Q2 Loss, Revenues Decline 82% Y/Y

Significant loss of passenger revenues due to coronavirus-led weak air travel demand hurt Alaska Air's (ALK) Q2 results.

Yahoo | July 23, 2020

J. B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Announces Payment of Dividend

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $ 0.27 (twenty-seven cents) per common share, payable to stockholders of record on August 7, 2020. The dividend will be paid on August 21, 2020.

Yahoo | July 22, 2020

FreightWaves 3PL Summit: Innovation Drives J.B. Hunt 360 Platform

Listening and adapting to customers' and carriers' needs through innovation is key to the continued growth of J.B. Hunt Transport Services' (NASDAQ: JBHT) 360 multimodal digital freight marketplace platform"If you think about what 360 is for – it's really to create the most efficient transportation network in North America," said Eric McGee, executive vice president of highway services for J.B. Hunt, on Tuesday, July 21, at FreightWaves' 3PL Summit. "When you think about shippers interacting in Shipper 360 and carriers interacting in Carrier 360, that intersection inside the marketplace is where that efficiency is created."McGee said the number of 3PLs, now more than 1,000, that have started using the 360 platform as a shipper has been surprising....

Yahoo | July 21, 2020

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JBHT Price Returns

1-mo 10.53%
3-mo -2.13%
6-mo 12.31%
1-year 22.12%
3-year 27.33%
5-year 82.52%
YTD 16.71%
2019 26.77%
2018 -18.41%
2017 19.60%
2016 33.78%
2015 -12.02%

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