Saia, Inc. operates as a transportation company in the United States. It provides regional and interregional less-than-truckload, truckload, guaranteed, expedited, and logistics services. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Johns Creek, Georgia.
SAIA Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Saia Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Saia Inc ranked in the 44th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for SAIA, they are:
The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 27.69; that's higher than 91.16% of US stocks in the Industrials sector that have positive free cash flow.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 4% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than only 16.01% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
SAIA'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 44.01% of tickers in our DCF set.
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