MRTN's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 295.09 -- higher than 88.72% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
For MRTN, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by only 3.96% of US equities we're observing.
Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 1.34 for Marten Transport Ltd; that's greater than it is for just 17.03% of US stocks.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Marten Transport Ltd, a group of peers worth examining would be NHC, TPL, MOV, CULP, and TWIN.
MRTN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Marten Transport Ltd's official web site, go to www.marten.com.
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.
Tightened capacity seen as a spur to both Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) and Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ: MRTN) beating estimates, with optimism from analysts going forward.The earnings reports of truckload carriers Heartland Express and Marten Transport released on Thursday, July 16 continued to resonate with investors a day later, with the stock prices of both companies recording significant gains. At approximately 11:50 a.m. EDT, Marten had risen $2.47 per share to $29.43, a gain of 9.16%. It has traded Friday in excess of $30. While its earnings report did not exceed forecasts as much as those of Heartland, Marten did split its stock 3-for-2 while maintaining its dividend at $0.04 per share, which is effectively a 50% increase in the yield. Meanwhile, at the same time, Hea...