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knight transportation inc (KNX) Snapshot

Open
$29.30
Previous Close
$29.57
Day High
$29.47
Day Low
$28.53
52 Week High
12/30/14 - $34.69
52 Week Low
02/4/14 - $20.53
Market Cap
2.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.2M
EPS TTM
$1.25
Shares Outstanding
81.1M
EX-Date
12/3/14
P/E TM
22.9x
Dividend
$0.24
Dividend Yield
0.84%
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knight transportation inc (KNX) Details

Knight Transportation Inc. transports general commodities. It provides asset-based dry van truckload and temperature controlled carrier services primarily for short and medium haul. The company also offers nonasset-based brokerage services. As of Dec. 31, 2006, it operated 3,412 company-owned tractors; 249 contract tractors; and 8,761 high cube trailers, including 626 temperature-controlled trailers. Knight was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Phoenix.

knight transportation inc (KNX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $298.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $202.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

knight transportation inc (KNX) Key Developments

Knight Transportation Inc. Revises Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter and Year 2015

Knight Transportation Inc. announced that based on the strengthening market and recent trends, the company is updating previously announced first quarter 2015 guidance from $0.26 to $0.29 per diluted share to $0.29 to $0.32 per diluted share. The company's expected range establishing for the second quarter of 2015 is $0.34 in the low end to $0.37 on the high end per diluted share. The company also updating full year 2015 guidance from $1.32 to $1.36 per diluted share to $1.37 to $1.41 per diluted share. The company also expect tax rate to normalize in 2015 to probably the high 39% range, that 39.5%, to maybe just under 40%, is expectation.

Knight Transportation Inc. Announces Unaudited Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Knight Transportation Inc. announced unaudited earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $317,468,000 compared with $249,716,000 for the same period a year ago. Income from operations was $52,782,000 compared with $32,165,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $52,782,000 compared with $32,165,000 for the same period a year ago. Income before income taxes was $56,047,000 compared with $33,952,000 for the same period a year ago. Net income attributable to company was $32,938,000 or $0.40 per diluted share compared with $20,101,000 or $0.25 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net capital expenditures were $57,526,000 compared with $28,217,000 for the same period a year ago. Cash flow from operations was $60,120,000 compared with $38,271,000 for the same period a year ago. For the year, the company reported total revenues of $1,102,332,000 compared with $969,237,000 for the same period a year ago. Income from operations was $162,722,000 compared with $113,909,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $162,722,000 compared with $113,909,000 for the same period a year ago. Income before income taxes was $171,830,000 compared with $116,704,000 for the same period a year ago. Net income attributable to company was $102,862,000 or $1.25 per diluted share compared with $69,282,000 or $0.86 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net capital expenditures were $178,834,000 compared with $85,368,000 for the same period a year ago. Cash flow from operations was $177,187,000 compared with $138,985,000 for the same period a year ago.

Knight Transportation Seeks Acquisitions

Knight Transportation Inc. (NYSE:KNX) is looking for acquisition opportunities. "We expect continued growth from both the trucking and logistics segments of our business as we expand our capacity and pursue acquisition opportunities that enable us to meet the supply chain needs of our customers,'' said Dave Jackson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Knight.

 

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