Old Dominion Freight Lines Stock Hits New 52-Week High (ODFL)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Old Dominion Freight Lines (Nasdaq: ODFL) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $45.28, above its previous 52-week high of $45.20 with 266,965 shares traded as of 1:30 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 347,800 shares over the past 30 days.

Old Dominion Freight Lines has a market cap of $2.36 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 7.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. operates as a less-than-truckload (LTL) motor carrier primarily in the United States. The company provides regional, inter-regional, and national LTL services. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9, below the average transportation industry P/E ratio of 19.3 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Old Dominion Freight Lines as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Old Dominion Freight Lines Ratings Report.

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