J.B. Hunt Transport Services Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (JBHT)
The ex-dividend date for J.B. Hunt Transport Services (Nasdaq:JBHT) is tomorrow, May 8, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $72.73 as of 10:15 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.8%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for J.B. Hunt Transport Services (Nasdaq: JBHT) is tomorrow, May 8, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $72.73 as of 10:15 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%. The average volume for J.B. Hunt Transport Services has been 810,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market cap of $8.3 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 18.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. 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 26.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates J.B. Hunt Transport Services as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full J.B. Hunt Transport Services Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100% See his top picks for 14-days FREE.