Driving ODFL's performance all the while, we have management. How has the management at ODFL done over the years for its shareholders? Data from Best Stocks Now App Over the last 10 years, shareholders have received returns of about 21% each year on their investment in this trucker. Over the last five years, shareholders have received 25% per year, while the market has only delivered 7%. Over the last three years, ODFL has been trucking along at 39% per year. And over the last 12 months, ODFL is up 48%, while the market is only up 16%. ODFL gets a performance grade of A. The jury is still out on the Panthers this year.
Now we move onto valuation because valuation is critical. This is my problem with Tesla ( TSLA). Tesla may have performance, but its valuation when compared against Ford, GM, Toyota, Honda, etc... well, it's rather astronomical! I'll allow you to do that comparison and ask yourself if you feel comfortable with the valuation of the shares. Data from Best Stocks Now App