News coverage about USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. USA Truck earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 46.3913181806463 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of USA Truck (USAK) traded down $0.29 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $25.99. The company had a trading volume of 54,289 shares, compared to its average volume of 128,208. The company has a market capitalization of $213.19, a P/E ratio of 27.86 and a beta of 1.90. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.36, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 1.00. USA Truck has a 1-year low of $5.73 and a 1-year high of $27.94.
USA Truck (NASDAQ:USAK) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 1st. The transportation company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.27. The firm had revenue of $117.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $116.80 million. USA Truck had a negative return on equity of 7.09% and a net margin of 1.68%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.25) EPS. sell-side analysts anticipate that USA Truck will post 1.33 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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USA Truck Company Profile
USA Truck, Inc is a truckload carrier providing transportation of general commodities throughout the continental United States and into and out of portions of Mexico and Canada. The Company operates through two segments: Trucking and Strategic Capacity Solutions (SCS). The Trucking segment consists of truckload and dedicated freight services.
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