Earnings Forecast Research on Knight Transportation, Inc. (KNX)

Knight Transportation, Inc. has received $0.26 as the consensus Earnings Estimate for the Quarter ending on Mar 2017 ,According to the estimate provided by 8 Financial Advisor in the Stock Trading Firms. Among 8 Analysts, Bottom line EPS Estimate for the current quarter is $0.24 while the top line estimate is $0.27 , a key information to consider for Day Trading and investing in stocks. The EPS growth rate is projected at -8.48%.

Knight Transportation, Inc. results fell short with a surprise EPS of -6.45% or $-0.02. The Actual EPS was $0.29 compared to the Estimated EPS of $0.31 during its most recent quarterly earnings. Phoenix based Knight Transportation, Inc. Last reported the Quarter results on Dec 31, 2016 and the Next earnings date is scheduled to be released on Apr 19, 2017.

Knight Transportation, Inc. has a Price to Earnings ratio of 28.76 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 3.51. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Knight Transportation, Inc. has a price to cash ratio of 11.73. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 8.3% and Return on Equity of the stock is 12.58%.

In the last quarter, Knight Transportation, Inc. reported Annual Earnings of $0.29. Based on the filings, last years Annual Earnings was, $1.17. In the last Quarter, KNX reported a surprise Earnings per Share of -6.45% . The consensus estimate for current quarter is $0.26 and for the current fiscal year, the estimate is $1.22. For the Next fiscal year, the estimate is $1.41 based on the consensus.

Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) stock ended Tuesday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.25 points or 0.74% at $33.4 with 1,296,324 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $33.4, the shares hit an intraday low of $32.9 and an intraday high of $33.6 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,673 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 80,034,666 shares. The 52-week high of Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX) is $38.8 and the 52-week low is $23.705.

KNIGHT TRANSPORTATION INC. is a short to medium-haul, dry van truckload carrier operating in the western region of the United States. Co. transports general commodities, including consumer goods, packaged foodstuffs, paper products, beverage containers and imported and exported commodities.


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