Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN): Price and Financial Metrics

Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN): $20.43

-0.03 (-0.15%)

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  • MRTN scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 83.31% of US stocks.
  • MRTN's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • MRTN's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 44.81% of US stocks).

MRTN Stock Summary

  • MRTN's went public 31.1 years ago, making it older than 83.64% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • For MRTN, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by just 3.86% of US equities we're observing.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, MRTN is more volatile than just 20.11% of stocks we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MARTEN TRANSPORT LTD, a group of peers worth examining would be MCY, SNFCA, WABC, NKSH, and AMED.
  • Visit MRTN's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MRTN Valuation Summary

  • MRTN's price/sales ratio is 1.3; this is 27.78% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, MRTN's price/earnings ratio has gone up 3.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MRTN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MRTN 2023-03-17 1.3 2.3 14.9 10.8
MRTN 2023-03-16 1.3 2.4 15.3 11.2
MRTN 2023-03-15 1.3 2.4 15.1 11.0
MRTN 2023-03-14 1.3 2.4 15.2 11.1
MRTN 2023-03-13 1.3 2.4 15.2 11.1
MRTN 2023-03-10 1.4 2.5 16.0 11.7

MRTN Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year price growth rate is now at 71.5%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 84.1%.
  • The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 20.28%.
MRTN's revenue has moved up $441,766,000 over the prior 49 months.

The table below shows MRTN'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 1,208.17 206.516 109.57
2022-06-30 1,135.002 186.509 105.198
2022-03-31 1,037.879 167.574 94.955
2021-12-31 973.644 171.204 85.428
2021-09-30 934.101 162.8 80.302
2021-06-30 898.832 168.896 77.072

MRTN'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.
  • MRTN has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 68.43% of graded US stocks.
  • MRTN's asset turnover comes in at 1.048 -- ranking 30th of 137 Transportation stocks.
  • OMEX, BKNG, and PAGP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MRTN.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.048 0.632 0.150
2021-03-31 1.038 0.646 0.147
2020-12-31 1.042 0.644 0.137
2020-09-30 1.041 0.631 0.126
2020-06-30 1.065 0.619 0.122
2020-03-31 1.079 0.604 0.116

MRTN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MRTN, see our MRTN 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 $22.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.62 (Moderate Buy)

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MRTN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $20.43 52-week high $23.43
Prev. close $20.46 52-week low $15.76
Day low $20.39 Volume 139,400
Day high $20.70 Avg. volume 265,598
50-day MA $21.59 Dividend yield 1.17%
200-day MA $20.19 Market Cap 1.66B

Marten Transport, Ltd. (MRTN) Company Bio

Marten Transport specializes in transporting and distributing food and other consumer packaged goods that require a temperature-controlled or insulated environment. Marten offers service in the United States, Canada and Mexico, concentrating on expedited movements for high-volume customers. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in Mondovi, Wisconsin.

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Below are the latest news stories about MARTEN TRANSPORT LTD that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MRTN as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | March 21, 2023

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Yahoo | March 11, 2023

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Yahoo | March 7, 2023


MONDOVI, Wis., Feb. 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marten Transport, Ltd. (Nasdaq/GS:MRTN) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on March 31, 2023 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 17, 2023. This is Marten’s 51st consecutive quarterly cash dividend. With the payment of this dividend, Marten will have paid a total of $217.5 million in cash dividends, includ

Yahoo | February 20, 2023

Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN) Is Looking To Continue Growing Its Returns On Capital

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Yahoo | February 12, 2023

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MRTN Price Returns

1-mo -6.99%
3-mo 3.59%
6-mo 7.26%
1-year 16.47%
3-year 63.78%
5-year 54.27%
YTD 3.59%
2022 16.73%
2021 3.89%
2020 24.77%
2019 38.11%
2018 -19.87%

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