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Forward Air Corporation (FWRD)

Stock Price: $74.19 USD -1.05 (-1.40%)
Updated November 27, 1:00 PM EST - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 2.04B
Revenue (ttm) 1.34B
Net Income (ttm) 52.34M
Shares Out 27.51M
EPS (ttm) 1.86
PE Ratio 39.89
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.84
Dividend Yield 1.13%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 27
Last Price $74.19
Previous Close $75.24
Change ($) -1.05
Change (%) -1.40%
Day's Open 75.29
Day's Range 73.77 - 76.10
Day's Volume 73,661
52-Week Range 39.59 - 78.41

More Stats

Market Cap 2.04B
Enterprise Value 2.23B
Earnings Date (est) Feb 10, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Nov 24, 2020
Shares Outstanding 27.51M
Float 27.17M
EPS (basic) 1.87
EPS (diluted) 1.86
FCF / Share 3.53
Dividend $0.84
Dividend Yield 1.13%
Earnings Yield 2.51%
FCF Yield 4.84%
Payout Ratio 38.50%
Shares Short 520,180
Short Ratio 3.14
Short % of Float 1.91%
Beta 1.13
PE Ratio 39.89
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 20.67
PS Ratio 1.53
PB Ratio 3.71
Revenue 1.34B
Operating Income 81.98M
Net Income 52.34M
Free Cash Flow 98.75M
Net Cash -191.41M
Net Cash / Share -6.96
Gross Margin 23.01%
Operating Margin 6.13%
Profit Margin 3.90%
FCF Margin 7.38%
ROA 5.43%
ROE 11.63%
ROIC 10.80%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (6)

Buy 0
Overweight 2
Hold 4
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(-10.03% downside)
Current: $74.19
Target: 66.75
*Average 12-month price target from 4 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth6.78%12.96%13.51%7.41%22.81%19.69%11.64%8.96%10.84%-
Gross Profit665608544496468392322294276248
Operating Income11912210959.7081.7796.4184.3683.5377.1153.74
Net Income87.1092.0587.2627.5155.5861.1754.4752.6747.2032.04
Shares Outstanding28.1729.2029.7730.5230.8330.4530.1428.9729.0528.98
Earnings Per Share3.043.122.890.901.781.961.771.781.601.10
EPS Growth-2.56%7.96%221.11%-49.44%-9.18%10.73%-0.56%11.25%45.45%-
Dividend Per Share0.720.630.600.510.480.480.400.340.280.28
Dividend Growth14.29%5%17.65%6.25%0%20%17.65%21.43%0%-
Operating Cash Flow15915310313085.7291.6690.8468.5976.9654.00
Capital Expenditures-24.92-35.23-35.83-40.26-38.78-37.54-33.47-20.44-19.95-13.67
Free Cash Flow13411767.5490.0946.9554.1257.3748.1457.0140.33
Cash & Equivalents64.7525.663.898.5133.3141.4312711258.8074.50
Total Debt17947.6440.9528.7484.501.550.070.330.8951.52
Net Cash / Debt-114-21.99-37.05-20.23-51.1939.8812711257.9222.98
Book Value577553533499510464436352287256
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Forward Air Corporation
Country United States
Employees 4,640
CEO Thomas Schmitt

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol FWRD
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Industrials
Industry Integrated Freight & Logistics
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: FWRD
IPO Date November 16, 1993


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 handling. It also offers expedited truckload brokerage, dedicated fleet, and high security and temperature-controlled logistics services. The Intermodal segment provides intermodal container drayage services; and contract, and container freight station warehouse and handling services. The Pool segment offers pool distribution services comprising managing high-frequency handling and distribution of time-sensitive products to various destinations through a network of terminals. Forward Air Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, Tennessee.