J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (JBHT) Analysts See $1.27 EPS

June 14, 2018 - By Ash

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.25, from 1.19 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 33 investors sold J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. shares while 141 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 105 raised stakes. 79.92 million shares or 4.29% more from 76.63 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Us State Bank De reported 30,947 shares. Global X Mngmt Limited reported 0.01% in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT). Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Holding reported 53,796 shares. Connecticut-based Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Com has invested 0.07% in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT). Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.09% in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) or 13,378 shares. First Trust Advisors Limited Partnership reported 0.06% in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT). Wealth Enhancement Advisory Serv Ltd Liability has 9,939 shares. Macquarie Group accumulated 0.01% or 61,188 shares. Bokf Na holds 3,532 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) reported 1,177 shares. Pub Sector Pension Investment Board has 4,820 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Fil Ltd reported 20,158 shares. Congress Asset Management Com Ma, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 7,806 shares. Paradigm Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp invested 0% of its portfolio in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT). Raymond James Ser Advisors stated it has 0.01% in J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT).

Since January 24, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $33.69 million activity. Shares for $281,688 were sold by HUNT JOHNNIE B JR. 45,000 shares were sold by GARRISON EARL WAYNE, worth $5.83M on Wednesday, May 30. $63,060 worth of J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) was sold by Field Darren P. on Friday, May 18.

Analysts expect J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) to report $1.27 EPS on July, 16.They anticipate $0.39 EPS change or 44.32 % from last quarter’s $0.88 EPS. JBHT’s profit would be $139.39M giving it 25.57 P/E if the $1.27 EPS is correct. After having $1.07 EPS previously, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.’s analysts see 18.69 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $129.9. About 301,147 shares traded. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) has risen 51.06% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.49% the S&P500.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) Ratings Coverage

Among 16 analysts covering JB Hunt (NASDAQ:JBHT), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. JB Hunt had 32 analyst reports since December 28, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, April 9 by Stephens. Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, January 5 report. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. On Monday, January 29 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, April 2. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of JBHT in report on Tuesday, January 30 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Sell” on Tuesday, April 10. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Tuesday, April 17. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, December 28 by Bank of America. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, December 28 report.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company has market cap of $14.26 billion. It operates through four divisions: Intermodal , Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), and Truck (JBT). It has a 20.5 P/E ratio. The JBI segment offers intermodal freight solutions, such as origin and destination pickup, and delivery services.

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