NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- J.B. Hunt Transport Services (Nasdaq: JBHT) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $77.52, above its previous 52-week high of $77.20 with 12,986 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 654,100 shares over the past 30 days.

J.B. Hunt Transport Services has a market cap of $8.97 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 27.8% 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.

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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.

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