J B Story

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JBHT -- USA Stock  

USD 150.73  1.34  0.90%

J B Accrued Expenses Turnover is comparatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. J B reported Accrued Expenses Turnover of 25.55 in 2020. Operating Margin is likely to gain to 10.47 in 2021, whereas Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are likely to drop slightly above 1.3 B in 2021. While some baby boomers are getting worried about industrials space, it is reasonable to review J B Hunt. We will cover the possibilities of making J B into a steady grower in February. In this post, I will also go over a few different drivers affecting J B's products and services, and explain how it may impact J B private investors.
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Reasons J B (NASDAQ:JBHT) can excite private investors
The company's average rating is Buy from 17 analysts. Macroaxis provides trade advice on J B Hunt to complement and cross-verify current analyst consensus on J B. Our advice engine determines the company's potential to grow exclusively from the perspective of an investor's current risk tolerance and investing horizon.

And What about dividends?

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of J B earnings, decided and managed by the company's board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. J B dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment. J B one year expected dividend income is about $0.53 per share.
Dividend Yield is likely to gain to 0.008268 in 2021, whereas Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions is likely to drop (123.3 M) in 2021.
Last ReportedProjected for 2021
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-114.2 M-123.3 M
Dividend Yield 0.008  0.008268 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 1.08  1.03 
Investing in dividend-paying stocks, such as J B Hunt is one of the few strategies that are good for long-term investment. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in J B must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
This type of analysis is very useful when you want to generate a past dividend schedule and payout information for J B. Then that information in the form of graph and calendar can be used to fully explain how Du Pont dividends can provide a real clue to its valuation.

How important is J B's Liquidity

J B financial leverage refers to using borrowed capital as a funding source to finance J B Hunt ongoing operations. It is usually used to expand the firm's asset base and generate returns on borrowed capital. J B financial leverage is typically calculated by taking the company's all interest-bearing debt and dividing it by total capital. So the higher the debt-to-capital ratio (i.e., financial leverage), the riskier the company. Please check the breakdown between J B's total debt and its cash.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions.
It is good to see analyst projects for J B, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

What did J B file with SEC?

The SEC filings are financial statements or other formal documents of J B Hunt that are regularly submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Public companies, certain insiders, and broker-dealers are required to make SEC filings and fintech professionals rely on these filings for information about companies they are evaluating for investment purposes. Please note, most SEC filings are available online through the SEC's EDGAR database.
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to J B shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.
16th of February 2021
Unclassified Corporate Event
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25th of January 2021
Financial Statements and Exhibits. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers: Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
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Please note, although all public domestic companies are required to submit their filings via EDGAR, not all public companies are available through our service. Also, keep in mind that the actual annual reports to J B shareholders may or may not be submitted as SEC does not always require it.

What is the case for J B Investors

The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. J B has an asset utilization ratio of 709.02 percent. This implies that the company is making $7.09 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that J B Hunt is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.
 2018 2019 2020 2021 (projected)
Receivables1.33 B1.24 B1.12 B912.24 M
Inventories21.98 M21.11 M19 M19.3 M

J B is projected to stay under $155 in February

Total Risk Alpha just dropped to -0.12, may call for upcoming price decrease. J B Hunt currently demonstrates below-verage downside deviation. It has Information Ratio of 0.01 and Jensen Alpha of 0.15. However, we do advice investors to further question J B Hunt expected returns to ensure all indicators are consistent with the current outlook about its relatively low value at risk.

Our Final Takeaway

Whereas other entities under the integrated freight & logistics industry are still a bit expensive, J B may offer a potential longer-term growth to private investors. In closing, as of the 18th of January 2021, we believe J B is currently overvalued. It moves indifferently to market moves and projects very small odds of distress in the next two years. Our ongoing 30 days buy-hold-sell advice on the firm is Cautious Hold.

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