Matson, Inc. (MATX): Price and Financial Metrics

Matson, Inc. (MATX): $116.37

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MATX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $116.37 52-week high $122.99
Prev. close $114.84 52-week low $56.51
Day low $114.24 Volume 276,500
Day high $117.93 Avg. volume 279,181
50-day MA $113.17 Dividend yield 1.11%
200-day MA $92.14 Market Cap 4.09B

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  • MATX scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 84.65% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MATX is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 26 weeks.
  • MATX's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 7.28% of US stocks).

MATX Stock Summary

  • MATX's went public 38.03 years ago, making it older than 92.92% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of MATSON INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 85.55% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • As for revenue growth, note that MATX's revenue has grown -35.38% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of merely 7.7% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MATSON INC, a group of peers worth examining would be CMC, CLFD, ASIX, SXI, and CMT.
  • Visit MATX's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MATX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, MATX's price/sales ratio is 0% higher, now standing at 1.2.
  • MATX's price/sales ratio has moved down 0 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MATX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MATX 2023-12-29 1.2 1.6 12.2 11.1
MATX 2023-12-28 1.2 1.6 12.3 11.1
MATX 2023-12-27 1.2 1.6 12.4 11.1
MATX 2023-12-26 1.2 1.6 12.4 11.2
MATX 2023-12-22 1.3 1.6 12.5 11.3
MATX 2023-12-21 1.2 1.6 12.3 11.1

MATX Growth Metrics

    The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 100%.
  • The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at 11.36%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 230.73%.
MATX's revenue has moved up $2,158,400,000 over the prior 34 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 4,343 1,271.9 1,063.9
2022-09-30 4,808.4 1,503.3 1,380.4
2022-06-30 4,765.2 1,436.4 1,397.6
2022-03-31 4,379 1,135.1 1,179.4
2021-12-31 3,925.3 984.1 927.4
2021-09-30 3,358.4 742.3 618.5

MATX'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.
  • MATX has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 80.67% of graded US stocks.
  • MATX's asset turnover comes in at 1.111 -- ranking 29th of 137 Transportation stocks.
  • CVLG, ASC, and SNDR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MATX.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.111 0.302 0.288
2021-06-30 1.005 0.253 0.194
2021-03-31 0.905 0.225 0.137
2020-12-31 0.842 0.201 0.098
2020-09-30 0.790 0.174 0.065
2020-06-30 0.767 0.157 0.049

Matson, Inc. (MATX) Company Bio

Mattson Inc. operates as an ocean freight carrier in the Pacific. It operates in two segments, Ocean Transportation and Logistics. The company was founded in 1882 and is based in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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Below are the latest news stories about MATSON INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MATX as an investment opportunity.

As Trouble on the High Seas Slows Global Commerce, Consider Trading Matson

Matson has no exposure to Europe, the Middle East, the Suez Canal, and the Red Sea, yet will benefit from rates on the way up.

Yahoo | December 19, 2023

3 Transport-Service Stocks to Watch Amid Industry Hiccups

The Zacks Industry Rank for the Transportation-Services industry paints a dull picture mainly owing to the slowdown in freight demand. We believe stocks like EXPD, CHRW and MATX are better positioned to escape industry challenges.

Yahoo | December 11, 2023

What Makes Matson (MATX) a Good Investment?

Meridian Funds, managed by ArrowMark Partners, released its “Meridian Growth Fund” third quarter 2023 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. In the third quarter, the fund returned -9.91% (net) compared to a -6.84% return for the Russell 2500 Growth Index. The firm’s investment process prioritizes the management of risk over the […]

Yahoo | December 6, 2023

Are Transportation Stocks Lagging Matson (MATX) This Year?

Here is how Matson (MATX) and Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

Yahoo | November 8, 2023


Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX) announced today that Joel Wine, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present an overview of the Company and respond to questions at the Stephens 2023 Annual Investment Conference to be held on November 14, 2023 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Yahoo | November 7, 2023

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MATX Price Returns

1-mo 0.36%
3-mo 21.40%
6-mo 34.24%
1-year 74.38%
3-year 67.78%
5-year 236.10%
YTD 6.48%
2023 78.20%
2022 -29.53%
2021 60.35%
2020 43.05%
2019 30.32%

MATX Dividends

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