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Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD)

Stock Price: $18.92 USD 0.26 (1.39%)
Updated Jan 15, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap 1.51B
Revenue (ttm) 656.70M
Net Income (ttm) 65.92M
Shares Out 81.37M
EPS (ttm) 0.81
PE Ratio 23.44
Forward PE 17.24
Dividend $0.08
Dividend Yield 0.42%
Trading Day January 15
Last Price $18.92
Previous Close $18.66
Change ($) 0.26
Change (%) 1.39%
Day's Open 18.57
Day's Range 18.36 - 18.93
Day's Volume 1,383,027
52-Week Range 15.71 - 22.12

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FreightWaves - 2 weeks ago

A couple of truckload carriers have raised driver pay heading into 2021. Beacon Transport announced Monday a 3-cents-per-mile pay increase for new drivers effective Jan. 1.

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FreightWaves - 1 month ago

Temperature-controlled less-than-truckload carrier Frozen Food Express (FFE) announced Monday that linehaul driver pay will increase significantly beginning in early January.    The Dallas-bas...

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Forbes - 1 month ago

As COVID hits new highs in cases, deaths, and hospitalizations, investors are becoming increasingly concerned. For investors looking to make the most of this market, the deep learning algorith...

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GlobeNewsWire - 1 month ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. Th...

Forbes - 1 month ago

For investors looking to make the most of this market, the deep learning algorithms at Q.ai have crunched the data to give you a set of Top Buys. Our AI systems assessed each firm on parameter...

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to th...

GlobeNewsWire - 2 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD ) announced today that on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, Mike Gerdin, Chief Executive Officer and Ch...

FreightWaves - 2 months ago

The Daily Dash is a quick look at what is happening in the freight ecosystem. In today's edition, Heartland Express is raising driver pay for the fifth time in the past six years.

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FreightWaves - 2 months ago

What was billed as a blowout quarter got off to a slow start with the first couple of truckload (TL) carriers posting in line or worse-than-expected quarterly reports. As the earnings season p...

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GlobeNewsWire - 2 months ago

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

FreightWaves - 2 months ago

Heartland Express (NASDAQ: HTLD) announced Wednesday “substantial enhancements” to driver pay, increasing pay rates for the fifth time in six years. “As we reflected back on what has transpire...

GlobeNewsWire - 2 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (www.heartlandexpress.com) (Nasdaq: HTLD), an industry leader in financial performance within the dry van trucklo...

GuruFocus - 2 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...

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and -2.18%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the ...

GlobeNewsWire - 3 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020.

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.

GlobeNewsWire - 4 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Sept. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend....

GlobeNewsWire - 5 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. ( www.heartlandexpress.com ) (Nasdaq: HTLD) is pleased to announce it has received two service awards from FedE...

GlobeNewsWire - 5 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, July 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (“Heartland”) (NASDAQ: HTLD) today announced an agreement pursuant to which an underwriter has agreed to purcha...

GlobeNewsWire - 5 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, July 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (“Heartland”) (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today a public secondary offering of its common stock by a family trust ...

Benzinga - 5 months ago

Tightened capacity seen as a spur to both Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) and Marten Transport, Ltd (NASDAQ: MRTN) beating estimates, with optimism from analysts going forward.

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Benzinga - 5 months ago

Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD), the first pure-play truckload carrier to release second quarter earnings, turned in a performance that substantially beat key Wall Street expectations.

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 71.43% and 6.32%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Benzinga - 6 months ago

Shares of Heartland Express (NASDAQ:HTLD) remained unaffected after the company reported Q2 results.

GlobeNewsWire - 6 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, July 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2020.

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

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

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

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.

GlobeNewsWire - 8 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, May 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD ) announced that the 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which is scheduled for 8:00 a.m. Centra...

GuruFocus - 8 months ago

To enhance the likelihood to uncover high-quality companies, Benjamin Graham, the father of value investing, recommended choosing stocks with a current ratio of more than two and higher workin...

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Zacks Investment Research - 8 months ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 23.08% and 0.40%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Benzinga - 8 months ago

Iowa-based truckload (TL) carrier Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) generated better than expected results during the first quarter of 2020.

Zacks Investment Research - 9 months ago

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.

Benzinga - 10 months ago

Trucking stocks are falling at a rate generally in line with the broader decline in equities, with few companies sticking out as being particularly strong or weak.

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GlobeNewsWire - 10 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, March 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend....

GlobeNewsWire - 10 months ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, March 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD ) announced that on Thursday, March 12, 2020, Chris Strain, Chief Financial Officer and Josh He...

Benzinga - 11 months ago

The weaker operating environment provided Heartland Express Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) an opportunity to acquire a $150 million peer.

Zacks Investment Research - 11 months ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -33.33% and -3.36%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the...

GlobeNewsWire - 1 year ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Nov. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced today the declaration of a regular quarterly cash dividend. ...

Benzinga - 1 year ago

Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) reported third quarter earnings of $0.25 per share, in-line with the consensus estimate and $0.02 ahead of the prior year period.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 year ago

Heartland Express (HTLD) is at a 52-week high, but can investors hope for more gains in the future? We take a look at the company's fundamentals for clues.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 year ago

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.

GlobeNewsWire - 1 year ago

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

GlobeNewsWire - 1 year ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Sept. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. ( www.heartlandexpress.com ) (HTLD) is pleased to announce it has been recognized with Logistics Management Ma...

GlobeNewsWire - 1 year ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTLD) announced on Monday, September 16, 2019, the grand re-opening of the newly remodeled facility a...

Zacks Investment Research - 1 year ago

Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD) is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company is seeing favorable trends on the moving average crossover front.

Zacks Investment Research - 1 year ago

Does Heartland Express (HTLD) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

Benzinga - 1 year ago

The bulls are coming out in support of truckload (TL) carriers, kind of. Several equity analysts are using a recent positive inflection in TL volumes, a belief that fundamentals aren't getting...

Benzinga - 1 year ago

Heartland Express (NASDAQ: HTLD) used its debt-free balance sheet and ability to generate strong cash flows to make another acquisition.

GlobeNewsWire - 1 year ago

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa, Aug. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) (“Heartland”), one of North America’s largest and most profitable truckload transportation compa...

Benzinga - 1 year ago

Truckload (TL) carrier Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD) announced second quarter 2019 earnings of $0.27 per share, which were $0.02 per share ahead of analysts' estimates and $0.05 highe...

About HTLD

Heartland Express, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier in the United States and Canada. The company 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 provides services under Heartland Express and Millis Transfer brand name. It primarily transports appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs, and retail goods. T... [Read more...]

Industry
Trucking
Founded
1978
CEO
Michael Gerdin
Employees
4,050
Stock Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
HTLD
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2019, HTLD's revenue was $596.82 million, a decrease of -2.29% compared to the previous year's $610.80 million. Earnings were $72.97 million, an increase of 0.40%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for HTLD stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 21.13, which is an increase of 11.68% from the latest price.

Price Target
$21.13
(11.68% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold