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

CAPS Rating: 3 out of 5

The Company is a full-load and multi-modal transportation service company in North America.

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All Players

168 Outperform
47 Underperform
 

All-Star Players

48 Outperform
4 Underperform
 

Wall Street

11 Outperform
1 Underperform
 

Top JBHT Bull/Bear Pitches

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ByTheNumbers (92.69)
Submitted February 10, 2010

benefiting from switching loads from road to rail; domestic containers grew 15% in fourth quarter in declining freight market; great operator with low costs

JakilaTheHun (99.91)
Submitted August 06, 2009

This isn't necessarily "overvalued" by a strict definition. Based on historical earnings and cash flows, I come up with a valuation around $29. However, from a long-term macroeconomic perspective, I am extremely bearish on the trucking industry.… More

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Member Avatar dlm777 (55.24) Submitted: 7/14/2017 10:04:18 AM : Outperform Start Price: $91.26 JBHT Score: +14.34

huge upside in industry.

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Member Avatar flymikefly04 (71.65) Submitted: 1/6/2016 5:16:12 PM : Outperform Start Price: $68.59 JBHT Score: +27.03

low fuel prices cutting expenses to ship material

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Member Avatar bumpyjr (78.05) Submitted: 10/10/2014 2:09:56 PM : Outperform Start Price: $70.40 JBHT Score: +21.24

•Second quarter 2014 revenue up 12% from the second quarter of 2013
•Second quarter operating income up 8% from the second quarter of 2013
•Some warning signs to look for in this industry are higher driving recruiting and retention costs, higher purchased transportation cost, higher safety and insurance costs and increases in equipment and tire cost
•Made an accelerated payment of $100 million on outstanding debt which explains why the cash position is so low right now
•The worsening driver supply will continue to be a headwind for DCS and JBT divisions
•They have 4 diversified yet integrated business units
•Second quarter 2014 there is a total of $874 million of outstanding long term debt compared to $674 million during the second quarter of 2013
•CapEX increased 66% from second quarter 2014 to second quarter 2013
•Company repurchased $75 million worth of shares during second quarter 2014 and there is now $263 million remaining under the share repurchase authorization
•First quarter 2014 revenue up 9% from first quarter 2013 revenue
•First quarter 2014 operating income down 6% from first quarter 2013 (due to one of the worse winters ever)
•There was a lack of independent contractors in the first quarter of 2014 due to the weather so there was a 9% reduction in fleet size
•1014 new revenue producing trucks were added over the same period 2013 primarily from new accounts
•Since 2008 when the financial crisis hit, JB Hunt stock return has outperformed 16 of its competitors as well as the S&P
•Operating revenues increased 10% from 2012 to 2013, 11.6 percent from 2011 to 2012, 19 percent from 2010 to 2011, 18% from 2009-2010
•Earnings per share has increased each year since 2009, however the earnings per share growth has slowed down each year but it still remains above 10%
•Long term debt has increased tremendously from 2011 to 2013 however the debt to equity ratio has decreased
•At the end of 2013, debt was 41% of total capital
•In 2013 the company set records in revenues, operating profits, and earnings per share

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lormhopk

lormhopk (< 20) Score: +417.71

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Member Name Member
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lormhopk < 20 8/25/2006 Outperform 1Y $17.03 +523.26% +105.02% +418.24 0 Comment
jjdelhi < 20 8/24/2006 Outperform 3M $17.27 +514.33% +104.22% +410.11 0 Comment
callen8484 53.92 8/31/2006 Outperform 5Y $17.36 +511.22% +103.19% +408.02 0 Comment
sneekee < 20 9/20/2006 Outperform 3M $17.50 +506.29% +100.00% +406.29 0 Comment
owlbert 58.73 9/20/2006 Outperform 1Y $17.50 +506.29% +100.00% +406.29 1 Comment
smarsho 88.49 9/15/2006 Outperform 3Y $17.77 +497.25% +99.72% +397.53 0 Comment
virus118 < 20 9/28/2006 Outperform 5Y $17.92 +492.25% +97.61% +394.65 2 Comments
MNOPups 74.72 12/14/2006 4/8/2008 Outperform 3M $18.45 +474.99% +86.45% +388.54 0 Comment
DB921 68.12 11/3/2006 8/5/2011 Outperform 5Y $18.63 +469.53% +92.68% +376.85 0 Comment
jrmoneyloser 61.97 12/7/2006 Outperform 3M $18.89 +461.83% +86.05% +375.78 0 Comment

Wall Street

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Player Name Player
Rating
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Date
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S&P
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TrackUltraLong < 20 11/19/2012 Underperform NS $56.99 +86.01% +80.60% -5.40 1 Comment
TrackJimCramer 84.63 10/5/2012 Outperform 3W $52.50 +101.91% +70.42% +31.49 0 Comment
TrackBofASec 96.03 9/12/2012 Outperform NS $49.70 +113.29% +72.48% +40.80 0 Comment
TrackZacks < 20 4/13/2012 Outperform 3M $55.86 +5.78% -1.01% +6.80 7/13/2012 @ $59.09 1 Comment
TrackBarclaysCap 93.33 3/7/2012 Outperform NS $47.89 +121.34% +83.68% +37.66 0 Comment
TrackStifel 94.51 8/5/2011 Outperform NS $42.36 +0.17% +4.16% -3.99 10/31/2011 @ $42.43 0 Comment
TrackStifel 94.51 8/17/2010 Outperform NS $33.81 +15.56% +14.01% +1.55 12/15/2010 @ $39.07 0 Comment
TrackZacks < 20 7/16/2010 Outperform 3M $34.98 +3.05% +10.89% -7.84 10/18/2010 @ $36.05 1 Comment
TrackLongbow 95.16 5/11/2010 Outperform NS $33.07 +220.55% +116.43% +104.12 0 Comment
TrackRBCCapMkts 88.07 4/15/2010 Outperform NS $37.25 +18.52% +4.89% +13.63 1/5/2012 @ $44.15 0 Comment
TrackFBRCapitalM 89.88 4/15/2010 Outperform NS $35.15 +201.52% +105.84% +95.68 0 Comment
TrackDeutscheSec 89.96 10/2/2009 Outperform NS $29.55 +258.75% +136.42% +122.32 0 Comment
TrackRichAster 99.35 9/30/2009 Outperform NS $29.46 +259.86% +170.88% +88.98 0 Comment
TrackDahlmanRose < 20 1/15/2009 Outperform NS $19.97 +430.92% +206.82% +224.10 0 Comment
TrackStifel 94.51 11/12/2008 Outperform NS $25.83 -2.98% -5.29% +2.31 2/11/2009 @ $25.06 0 Comment
TrackUBS 93.33 1/30/2008 Outperform NS $26.73 +296.57% +91.16% +205.41 0 Comment
TrackEveillard 95.86 12/31/2007 Outperform NS $27.20 +22.68% -20.67% +43.35 9/30/2008 @ $33.37 1 Comment
TrackSchneider 89.86 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $23.43 +352.41% +71.02% +281.39 2 Comments
TrackWellsFargo 91.37 8/20/2007 Outperform NS $25.75 +312.12% +80.70% +231.42 0 Comment
TrackKeyBanc 98.09 6/27/2007 Outperform NS $27.08 +88.88% -7.19% +96.07 3/2/2012 @ $51.14 0 Comment
TrackRWBaird 90.01 5/3/2007 Outperform NS $26.30 +54.75% -22.07% +76.82 8/8/2011 @ $40.70 0 Comment
TrackStifel 94.51 4/17/2007 Outperform NS $28.65 +12.24% -7.09% +19.33 4/2/2008 @ $32.16 0 Comment
TrackMatrix < 20 2/2/2007 Outperform NS $23.45 +144.00% -4.67% +148.67 4/17/2012 @ $57.23 0 Comment
TrackBearStearns < 20 1/3/2007 Outperform NS $21.60 +27.67% +1.91% +25.76 4/13/2007 @ $27.58 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 84.63 11/17/2006 Underperform 3W $20.58 +168.20% +4.33% -163.87 10/5/2012 @ $55.20 0 Comment
TrackBofASec 96.03 9/13/2006 Underperform NS $19.90 +33.45% +17.68% -15.77 10/5/2007 @ $26.56 0 Comment

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