News coverage about Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Hub Group earned a coverage optimism score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the transportation company an impact score of 46.3406298583962 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Hub Group (HUBG) opened at $44.80 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,547.10, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.06, a P/E/G ratio of 1.29 and a beta of 1.43. Hub Group has a fifty-two week low of $33.17 and a fifty-two week high of $52.25. The company has a quick ratio of 1.26, a current ratio of 1.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.29.
Hub Group (NASDAQ:HUBG) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The transportation company reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.22. The firm had revenue of $1.16 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.10 billion. Hub Group had a return on equity of 9.36% and a net margin of 3.35%. Hub Group’s revenue was up 18.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.55 earnings per share. research analysts anticipate that Hub Group will post 2.33 EPS for the current year.
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Hub Group Company Profile
Hub Group, Inc is an asset-light freight transportation management company. The Company offers intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. It operates through two business segments: Mode and Hub. The Mode segment markets and operates its freight transportation services, consisting of intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics, primarily through agents entering into contractual arrangements with Mode Transportation, LLC (Mode LLC).
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