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

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (JBHT): $186.73

1.79 (-0.95%)

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JBHT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $186.73 52-week high $209.21
Prev. close $186.38 52-week low $156.28
Day low $185.94 Volume 5,734
Day high $187.35 Avg. volume 745,545
50-day MA $194.06 Dividend yield 0.9%
200-day MA $182.40 Market Cap 19.30B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where JBHT ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 78.68% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for JBHT is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • JBHT's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 13.67% of US stocks).

JBHT Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $19,582,769,391, HUNT J B TRANSPORT SERVICES INC has a greater market value than 89.93% of US stocks.
  • HUNT J B TRANSPORT SERVICES INC's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 85.48% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of HUNT J B TRANSPORT SERVICES INC's share price is greater than that of merely 11.43% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to HUNT J B TRANSPORT SERVICES INC are EXPD, FOXA, WRB, NWSA, and TAP.
  • Visit JBHT's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.jbhunt.com.

JBHT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, JBHT's price/sales ratio is 26.32% lower, now standing at 1.4.
  • JBHT's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.5 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for JBHT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
JBHT 2023-09-19 1.4 5.1 23.2 17.6
JBHT 2023-09-18 1.5 5.1 23.4 17.8
JBHT 2023-09-15 1.5 5.1 23.4 17.8
JBHT 2023-09-14 1.4 5.0 23.0 17.5
JBHT 2023-09-13 1.4 5.0 22.8 17.4
JBHT 2023-09-12 1.4 4.8 21.9 16.7

JBHT Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 39.36%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 15.38%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 6.88%.
Over the past 52 months, JBHT's revenue has gone up $6,740,582,000.

The table below shows JBHT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 14,661.35 1,609.455 1,010.258
2022-06-30 13,967.9 1,339.677 940.705
2022-03-31 13,038.74 1,151.025 857.525
2021-12-31 12,168.3 1,223.898 760.806
2021-09-30 11,408.98 1,181.714 672.604
2021-06-30 10,736.69 1,151.657 598.271

JBHT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • JBHT has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 71.05% of graded US stocks.
  • JBHT's asset turnover comes in at 1.831 -- ranking 10th of 137 Transportation stocks.
  • USAK, SNDR, and CHRW are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with JBHT.

The table below shows JBHT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.831 0.393 0.168
2021-06-30 1.775 0.395 0.150
2021-03-31 1.703 0.406 0.139
2020-12-31 1.702 0.408 0.129
2020-09-30 1.686 0.413 0.130
2020-06-30 1.696 0.414 0.129

JBHT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of JBHT, see our JBHT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $179.48 Average Broker Recommendation 1.69 (Moderate Buy)

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

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. is an American transportation and logistics company based in Lowell, Arkansas. It was founded by Johnnie Bryan Hunt and Johnelle Hunt in Arkansas on August 10, 1961. By 1983, J.B. Hunt had grown into the 80th largest trucking firm in the U.S. and earned $623.47 million in revenue. At that time J.B. Hunt was operating 550 tractors, 1,049 trailers, and had roughly 1,050 employees. J.B. Hunt primarily operates large semi-trailer trucks and provides transportation services throughout the continental U.S., Canada and Mexico. The company currently employs over 24,000 and operates more than 12,000 trucks. The company's fleet consists of over 145,000 trailers and containers. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Layoffs confirmed in BNSF Logistics brokerage unit’s sale to J.B. Hunt

The sale of BNSF Logistics’ brokerage unit to J.B. Hunt will likely involve layoffs of an unspecified number of employees, parent company BNSF confirmed Friday. The post Layoffs confirmed in BNSF Logistics brokerage unit’s sale to J.B. Hunt appeared first on FreightWaves.

Yahoo | September 29, 2023

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights Old Dominion Freight Line, J.B. Hunt Transport Services and ArcBest

Old Dominion Freight Line, J.B. Hunt Transport Services and ArcBest are part of the Zacks Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | September 28, 2023

3 Trucking Stocks to Keep an Eye on Amid Industry Challenges

Escalating operating expenses are hurting the Zacks Transportation-Truck industry's prospects. However, stocks like ODFL, JBHT and ARCB are better positioned to escape the industry challenges.

Yahoo | September 27, 2023

Road to Riches: 3 Transportation Stocks Set to Outpace the Market

Transportation stocks are well-positioned to benefit from the rapidly growing American economy and other positive catalysts.

Larry Ramer on InvestorPlace | September 26, 2023

Here's Why Investors Should Retain J.B. Hunt (JBHT) Now

Investor-friendly steps and low expenses boost J.B. Hunt (JBHT).

Yahoo | September 22, 2023

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JBHT Price Returns

1-mo -2.61%
3-mo N/A
6-mo 10.16%
1-year 20.45%
3-year 50.15%
5-year 61.75%
YTD 7.80%
2022 -13.92%
2021 50.64%
2020 18.11%
2019 26.77%
2018 -18.41%

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