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) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 1.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.1 times its average daily volume and trading up $4.92 (+7.8%) at $68.38 as of 2:46 p.m. ET.
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J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market cap of $7.53 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 6.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates J.B. Hunt Transport Services as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full
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