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Earnings Estimate Forecast on Knight Transportation, Inc.(KNX)


Knight Transportation, Inc.(KNX): For the most recent quarter end, Knight Transportation, Inc. reported Annual Earnings of $0.29. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $1.17. For the most recent quarter end, KNX reported a surprise Earnings per Share of -6.45% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.26 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $1.22. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $1.41 based on the consensus. Phoenix based Knight Transportation, Inc. Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Apr 19, 2017.

Knight Transportation, Inc. has received $0.26 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Mar 2017 ,According to the estimate provided by 9 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 9 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $0.24 while the top line estimate is $0.29 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -7.14%. Knight Transportation, Inc. results fell short with a surprise EPS of -6.45% or $-0.02. The Actual EPS was $0.29 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.31 during its most recent quarterly earnings. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Knight Transportation, Inc. will release next earnings on Apr 19, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.26. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $30.23. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $1.22. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $14.

Knight Transportation, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 27.74 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 3.39. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Knight Transportation, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 11.31. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 8.3% and Return on Equity of the stock is 12.58%.

Knight Transportation, Inc. last declared its Dividend on Nov 30, 2016. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Knight Transportation, Inc. has a Dividend Yield of 0.74% with an Annual Dividend of $0.24. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.21 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.03.

Knight Transportation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017. The company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.31. The company had revenue of $289.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $285.32 million. The companys revenue was down -.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.36 EPS.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Aug 31, 2016, Gary J Knight (Vice Chairman) sold 300,000 shares at 28.38 per share price.On Aug 9, 2016, Wayne Yu (VP of Accounting & Finance) sold 3,200 shares at 29.59 per share price.On Aug 5, 2016, Kevin P Knight (Executive Chairman) sold 500,000 shares at 28.96 per share price.

Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Wednesday as its shares dropped 1.54% or 0.5 points. After the session commenced at $32.35, the stock reached the higher end at $32.7 while it hit a low of $31.65. With the volume soaring to 801,204 shares, the last trade was called at $31.95. The company has a 52-week high of $38.8. The company has a market cap of $2,557 million and there are 80,034,666 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $23.77.

KNIGHT TRANSPORTATION INC. is a short to medium-haul, dry van truckload carrier operating in the western region of the United States. Co. transports general commodities, including consumer goods, packaged foodstuffs, paper products, beverage containers and imported and exported commodities.



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