Saia, Inc. (SAIA): Price and Financial Metrics

Saia, Inc. (SAIA): $261.56

8.31 (+3.28%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades













Add SAIA to Watchlist
Sign Up


  • SAIA scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 93.77% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SAIA is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 51 weeks.
  • SAIA's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 23.64% of US stocks).

SAIA Stock Summary

  • Saia Inc's market capitalization of $6,669,363,062 is ahead of 75.34% of US-listed equities.
  • For SAIA, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by only 16.32% of US equities we're observing.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -40.64%, Saia Inc's debt growth rate surpasses just 12.68% of about US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Saia Inc are GHC, NRC, STN, FSV, and HTH.
  • SAIA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Saia Inc's official web site, go to

SAIA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, SAIA's price/sales ratio is 83.33% higher, now standing at 3.3.
  • Over the past 231 months, SAIA's price/sales ratio has gone up 3.
  • SAIA's price/sales ratio has moved up 3 over the prior 231 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SAIA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SAIA 2021-09-03 3.3 6.2 36.1 27.9
SAIA 2021-09-02 3.2 6.1 35.7 27.6
SAIA 2021-09-01 3.2 6.1 35.4 27.4
SAIA 2021-08-31 3.1 5.9 34.8 26.9
SAIA 2021-08-30 3.2 6.1 35.5 27.5
SAIA 2021-08-27 3.1 6.0 34.9 27.0

SAIA Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 23.37%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 18.51%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 121.09%.
SAIA's revenue has moved up $412,913,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 2,013.263 301.052 181.54
2021-03-31 1,860.044 318.849 147.52
2020-12-31 1,822.366 309.145 138.34
2020-09-30 1,788.949 304.539 119.523
2020-06-30 1,776.466 307.535 110.952
2020-03-31 1,822.547 293.743 119.571

SAIA'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.
  • SAIA has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 65.19% of graded US stocks.
  • SAIA's asset turnover comes in at 1.264 -- ranking 22nd of 138 Transportation stocks.
  • ODFL, FWRD, and PATI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SAIA.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.264 0.714 0.166
2021-03-31 1.188 0.724 0.132
2020-12-31 1.170 0.727 0.120
2020-09-30 1.174 0.724 0.105
2020-06-30 1.194 0.719 0.099
2020-03-31 1.264 0.711 0.112

SAIA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SAIA, see our SAIA 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 $242.57 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

SAIA Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for SAIA

SAIA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $261.56 52-week high $264.42
Prev. close $253.25 52-week low $135.24
Day low $256.33 Volume 285,600
Day high $264.42 Avg. volume 239,206
50-day MA $245.35 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $222.18 Market Cap 6.89B

Saia, Inc. (SAIA) Company Bio

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 Latest News Stream

Event/Time News Detail
Loading, please wait...

SAIA Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full SAIA Social Stream

Latest SAIA News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Saia Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SAIA as an investment opportunity.

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: ArcBest Corp, Covenant Logistics, Old Dominion Freight Line, Saia and J.B. Hunt Transport Services

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: ArcBest Corp, Covenant Logistics, Old Dominion Freight Line, Saia and J.B. Hunt Transport Services

Yahoo | October 15, 2021

Saia (SAIA) is an Incredible Growth Stock: 3 Reasons Why

Saia (SAIA) is well positioned to outperform the market, as it exhibits above-average growth in financials.

Yahoo | October 13, 2021

Saia to Announce Third Quarter 2021 Results on October 28, 2021

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a leading transportation provider offering multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL), non-asset truckload, expedited and logistics services, announced that it will release its quarterly financial results before the market opens on Thursday, October 28th. Saia management will host a conference call to discuss the results later that morning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To participate in the call, please dial 800-353-6461

Yahoo | October 7, 2021

Saia Awards 20 Student Scholarships

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Oct. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) is pleased to announce the names of 20 students who were recently awarded scholarships totaling $75,000 as part of the company’s 2021 scholarship program. Since its inception, the program has awarded $427,000 to 253 students, including this year’s recipients. The program is a tangible demonstration of Saia’s core values and is designed to recognize the dedication employees and their dependents have to pursuing a second

Yahoo | October 5, 2021

Morgan Stanley Raises Price Target For Several Transportation Companies

Morgan Stanley analyst Ravi Shanker raised Price Target for some transportation and logistics companies. ArcBest Corp's (NASDAQ: ARCB) price target raised to 0 (implying an upside of 17%) from $96 and maintained an Overweight rating. Saia Inc's (NASDAQ: SAIA) price target raised to 3 (implying a downside of 36%) from $140 and reiterated an Underweight rating. Old Dominion Freight Line Inc's (NASDAQ: ODFL) price target raised to 5 (implying an upside of 10.8%) from $292 and maintained an Overweig

Yahoo | October 4, 2021

Read More 'SAIA' Stories Here

SAIA Price Returns

1-mo 6.84%
3-mo 30.20%
6-mo 9.49%
1-year 80.82%
3-year 332.69%
5-year 802.87%
YTD 44.67%
2020 94.16%
2019 66.82%
2018 -21.10%
2017 60.25%
2016 98.43%

Continue Researching SAIA

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Saia Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

Saia Inc (SAIA) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Saia Inc (SAIA) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Saia Inc (SAIA) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

Get Free Updates

Join thousands of investors who get the latest news, insights and top rated picks from!

Page generated in 0.8329 seconds.