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Forward Air Corporation (FWRD)

Stock Price: $85.77 USD 0.12 (0.14%)
Updated Feb 26, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap 2.36B
Revenue (ttm) 1.34B
Net Income (ttm) 52.34M
Shares Out 27.98M
EPS (ttm) 0.84
PE Ratio 102.11
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.75
Dividend Yield 0.87%
Trading Day February 26
Last Price $85.77
Previous Close $85.65
Change ($) 0.12
Change (%) 0.14%
Day's Open 85.62
Day's Range 83.79 - 86.90
Day's Volume 135,657
52-Week Range 39.20 - 88.67

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Business Wire - 1 week ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First paragraph, second sentence of release dated February 12, 2021 should read: Forward today announced the sale of its Pool Distribution business to Ten ...

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments, such a...

FreightWaves - 2 weeks ago

Following scrutiny from an activist investor group, which includes the company's founder and former CFO, management at asset-light trucking and logistics company Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) dou...

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments, such a...

Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

Forward Air (FWRD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -24.66% and -16.14%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) (the “Company”, “we”, “our”, or “us”) today reported financial results for the three and twelve months ended December ...

FreightWaves - 2 weeks ago

In an open letter to shareholders on Wednesday, activist investor Ancora Advisors announced that it has nominated four candidates for election to the board of asset-light trucking and logistic...

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) today confirmed that Ancora Advisors (“Ancora”) has submitted a nomination notice for fo...

Business Wire - 2 weeks ago

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ancora Holdings, Inc. (together with its affiliates, “Ancora” or “we”), a significant shareholder of Forward Air Corporation (“Forward Air” or the “Company”) (NASDA...

Forbes - 2 weeks ago

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Other stocks mentioned: DOV, GTN, LCII, WTS
Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

Low fuel costs are likely to have cushioned the bottom-line performances of Forward Air (FWRD), Air Lease (AL) and Wabtec (WAB) in Q4 despite the continued pandemic woes.

Other stocks mentioned: AL, AZUL, CPA, UNP, UPS, WAB
Zacks Investment Research - 3 weeks ago

Forward Air (FWRD) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

FreightWaves - 3 weeks ago

Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) announced Monday a 6% general rate increase on all shipments “to offset rising operating costs.”   The Greeneville, Tennessee-based expedited trucking company said t...

Business Wire - 3 weeks ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments such as ...

FreightWaves - 1 month ago

FreightWaves had a chance to talk with Andy Clarke, one of the activist investors looking to reshuffle the deck at expedited trucking company Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD). Clarke has held leader...

Business Wire - 1 month ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) will release its fourth quarter 2020 earnings after the market closes on Thursday, February 11, 2021 and hold a confe...

FreightWaves - 1 month ago

The ransomware attack on Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) in December served as an unusually visible reminder of what hackers can do to a trucking and logistics company. They can disrupt the movemen...

FreightWaves - 1 month ago

A group of investors is looking to shake things up at expedited trucking company Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD), according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Cleveland-ba...

FreightWaves - 1 month ago

Several weeks before it got hit by a ransomware attack, Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) did a “comprehensive roleplay” to prepare for a company disaster. The event they were preparing for?

FreightWaves - 2 months ago

Forward Air Corp. (NASDAQ:FWRD) was targeted by a ransomware attack last week and warned that it may defer or lose revenue as a result, the Tennessee-based trucking and logistics firm disclose...

FreightWaves - 2 months ago

An “IT security incident” at Tennessee-based transportation and logistics firm Forward Air Corp. (NASDAQ:FWRD) likely resulted from a cyberattack, possibly one involving ransomware, experts to...

FreightWaves - 2 months ago

The Daily Dash is a quick look at what is happening in the freight ecosystem. In today's edition, Pfizer has started shipping its COVID vaccine and UPS and FedEx are heavily involved, but anot...

Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

Logistics stocks are set to benefit from the continued rise in online sales, which calls for investing in stocks like Forward Air (FWRD), United Parcel Service (UPS) and Echo Global (ECHO).

Other stocks mentioned: ECHO, EXPD, UPS
FreightWaves - 2 months ago

Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) announced Monday further expansion of its non-airport less-than-truckload network. The Greeneville, Tennessee-based company will now offer its expedited LTL service ...

Business Wire - 2 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments such as...

Business Wire - 2 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments such as...

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Forward Air (FWRD) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in Forward Air Corporation (FWRD).

FreightWaves - 3 months ago

Making good on a promise to add a “handful” of traditional less-than-truckload (LTL) terminals to the network this year, Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) announced Monday that it has rolled out expe...

Business Wire - 3 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments such as...

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Trucking stocks are still worth picking up for their solid growth prospects and attractive valuations.

Other stocks mentioned: ARCB, KNX, LSTR, PTSI
Seeking Alpha - 3 months ago

Forward Air's (FWRD) CEO Tom Schmitt on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Seeking Alpha - 3 months ago

Forward Air Corporation's (FWRD) CEO Thomas Schmitt on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Benzinga - 3 months ago

Shares of Forward Air (NASDAQ:FWRD) were flat in after-market trading after the company reported Q3 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share fell 21.79% over the past year to $0.61, which...

Business Wire - 3 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) (the “Company,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended September ...

GuruFocus - 4 months ago

In light of growth in September durable goods orders topping consensus expectations, especially in transportation equipment, five transportation companies with high profitability and are tradi...

Other stocks mentioned: ASR, GSH, HTLD, PAC
Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Forward Air (FWRD) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

FreightWaves - 4 months ago

Forward Air (NASDAQ: FWRD) provided preliminary results for the third quarter of 2020 in a Wednesday evening 8-k filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Greeneville, Tennes...

Business Wire - 4 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) will release its third quarter 2020 earnings after the market closes on Thursday, October 29, 2020 and hold a confere...

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Forward Air (FWRD) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Business Wire - 4 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company” or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments, such a...

Business Wire - 4 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company" or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments such as...

Business Wire - 5 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments, such as...

Business Wire - 6 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments as well ...

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

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Other stocks mentioned: LSTR, MRTN, USAK, WERN
Seeking Alpha - 6 months ago

Forward Air Corporation (FWRD) CEO Tom Schmitt on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Benzinga - 6 months ago

Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) will continue to pursue the less-than-truckload (LTL) market more heavily now that the worst of the pandemic-related freight declines appear to be in the...

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

Forward Air (FWRD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 73.68% and 1.70%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Business Wire - 6 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD) today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2020 as presented in the tables below on...

Business Wire - 7 months ago

GREENEVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ: FWRD) (the “Company or “Forward”) is executing a growth strategy that involves organic infrastructure investments as well ...

About FWRD

Forward Air Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an asset-light freight and logistics company in the United State and Canada. The company operates through three segments: Expedited Freight, Intermodal, and Pool Distribution. The Expedited Freight segment provides expedited regional, inter-regional, and national less-than-truckload services; local pick-up and delivery services; and other services, which include final mile, truckload, shipment consolidation and deconsolidation, warehousing, customs brokerage, and other handlin... [Read more...]

Industry
Integrated Freight & Logistics
IPO Date
Nov 16, 1993
CEO
Thomas Schmitt
Stock Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
FWRD
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Financial Performance

In 2019, Forward Air's revenue was $1.41 billion, an increase of 6.78% compared to the previous year's $1.32 billion. Earnings were $87.10 million, a decrease of -5.38%.

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Analyst Forecasts

According to 6 analysts, the average rating for Forward Air stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 91.40, which is an increase of 6.56% from the latest price.

Price Target
$91.40
(6.56% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy