Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD)

NASDAQ: HTLD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
14.00
+0.32 (2.34%)
Jun 24, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
2.34%
Market Cap 1.11B
Revenue (ttm) 606.16M
Net Income (ttm) 82.32M
Shares Out 78.93M
EPS (ttm) 1.04
PE Ratio 13.46
Forward PE 15.04
Dividend $0.08 (0.57%)
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 24, 2022
Volume 669,145
Open 13.85
Previous Close 13.68
Day's Range 13.85 - 14.19
52-Week Range 12.78 - 17.88
Beta 0.50
Analysts Hold
Price Target 15.64 (+11.7%)
Earnings Date Jul 18, 2022

About HTLD

Heartland Express, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier in the United States and Canada. It primarily provides nationwide asset-based dry van truckload service for shippers from Washington to Florida and New England to California; and temperature-controlled truckload services. The company offers its services under the Heartland Express and Millis Transfer brand names. It primarily serves retailers and manufacturers in consumer goods, appliances, food products, and automotive industries. The ... [Read more...]

Industry Road & Rail
Founded 1978
CEO Michael Gerdin
Employees 3,180
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol HTLD
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, HTLD's revenue was $607.28 million, a decrease of -5.89% compared to the previous year's $645.26 million. Earnings were $79.28 million, an increase of 11.96%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 14 analysts, the average rating for HTLD stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 15.64, which is an increase of 11.71% from the latest price.

Price Target
$15.64
(11.71% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold
Stock Forecasts

News

Heartland Express, Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, June 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. The $0.02 pe...

ButcherJoseph Advised Smith Transport, Inc. on Its Sale to Heartland Express Inc.

ST. LOUIS, June 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saint Louis, MO, June 2022 –  ButcherJoseph & Co.  (“ButcherJoseph”) advised  Smith Transport, Inc . (“Smith” or the “Company”), an asset-based truckload car...

Heartland Express Acquires Smith Transport, Inc. and Related Companies

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, June 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) (“Heartland”), one of North America's largest and most profitable truckload transportation companies, announ...

Heartland Express beats in Q1, sees ‘volatile freight demand' in 2022

Truckload carrier Heartland Express reported first-quarter earnings per share of 21 cents Thursday after the market opened. The result was 2 cents better than consensus and 4 cents higher year-over-year.

Heartland Express (HTLD) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 10.53% and 1.07%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Revenues, Earnings, and Record High Stockholders' Equity for the First Quarter of 2022

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, April 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2022.

Heartland Express (HTLD) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q1 Release

Heartland Express (HTLD) 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.

Barclays Downgrades This Truckload Services Provider

Oglenski notes the trucking company "appears challenged" in a tight freight market, with its core fleet likely set to contract for another year in 2022.

Higher rates, gains produce record 2021 for Heartland Express

Truckload carrier Heartland Express leveraged record rates and gains on equipment sales to post earnings per share of $1 in 2021, an all-time high for the company since it began trading publicly in 1986...

Heartland Express (HTLD) Meets Q4 Earnings Estimates

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0% and 2.66%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Heartland Express matches profit expectations but misses on revenue amid 'extremely challenging' hiring environment

Trucking company Heartland Express Inc. HTLD, -0.06% reported Thursday fourth-quarter profit that matched expectations but revenue that fell short, amid an "extremely challenging" environment for hiring...

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Financial Results which includes All-Time Record High Annua...

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2021.

Barclays Updates Price Target For Several Transportation Companies

Barclays analyst Brandon Oglenski updated the price targets for several transportation companies. The analyst mentions that the pricing remains key as the supply-driven volume recovery likely pushed out...

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Heartland Express (HTLD) to Report Q4 Results: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth

Heartland Express (HTLD) 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.

Heartland Express, Inc. Announces Participation in Upcoming Conference

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD ) announced that Chris Strain, Chief Financial Officer, and Josh Helmich, Vice President/Controller, will par...

Heartland Express, Inc. Receives US EPA 2021 SmartWay Excellence Award

Award Recipients are Top Environmental Performers and Leaders for Freight Supply Chain Efficiency Award Recipients are Top Environmental Performers and Leaders for Freight Supply Chain Efficiency

Heartland Express: A Solid Company at a Fair Price

While perusing the GuruFocus database of thousands of stocks, a stock with no warning signs is rare, as you see with Heartland Express Inc. ( HTLD , Financial), an Iowa-based truckload transportation an...

Recap: Heartland Express Q3 Earnings

Heartland Express(NASDAQ:HTLD) stock fell by 1.07% on Friday after the company reported its Q3 earnings results on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 09:00 AM. Here's what investors need to know about the an...

Heartland Express (HTLD) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 3.33% and -6.25%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Heartland Express Reports Mixed Q3 Results

Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) reported a third-quarter FY21 revenue decline of 6% year-over-year to $152.61 million, missing the consensus of $159.41 million. EPS improved to $0.31 from $0.25 i...

Heartland Express, Inc. Reports Revenues and Earnings for the Third Quarter of 2021

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2021.

Is a Surprise Coming for Heartland Express (HTLD) This Earnings Season?

Heartland Express (HTLD) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

Heartland Express (HTLD) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Heartland Express (HTLD) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Heartland's 50-cent special dividend 2nd by a carrier this week

Truckload carrier Heartland Express announced Friday a 50-cent-per-share special dividend. The North Liberty, Iowa-based company also announced an increase of 3 million shares to its buyback program.

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Heartland Express Declares Regular, Special Dividends, Plans Additional 3M Share Buyback

Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.02 per share and a special dividend of $0.50 per share, both payable on October 1, 2021, to stockholders of record...