J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) - Get J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. Report is expected to report adjusted net income of $154.6 million, or $1.45 a share, on sales of $2.3 billion after the market closes on Tuesday, based on a FactSet survey of 21 analysts.
In the same period a year ago, the company posted earnings of $1.47 a share on sales of $2.2 billion. It reported net income of $151.7 million.
The stock has risen 19.2% since the company last reported earnings on Jul. 15.
Quarterly estimates have risen less than 1 cent a share in the past month.
In the upcoming quarter analysts are forecasting adjusted net income of $170.5 million, or $1.61 a share, on sales of $2.5 billion.
JB Hunt Transport is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 18.5 based on the 12-month estimates of 22 analysts surveyed by FactSet.
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