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Forward Air Corp (FWRD.OQ)

FWRD.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

57.30USD
15 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.51 (+0.90%)
Prev Close
$56.79
Open
$56.83
Day's High
$57.84
Day's Low
$56.60
Volume
320,649
Avg. Vol
59,536
52-wk High
$59.71
52-wk Low
$45.86

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Sep '17 280.20 0.602
Jun '17 267.52 0.644
Mar '17 246.98 0.470
FY 2016 Dec '16 264.79 0.416
Sep '16 249.55 0.390
Jun '16 238.64 -0.334
Mar '16 229.55 0.430
FY 2015 Dec '15 256.42 0.752
Sep '15 247.09 0.506
Jun '15 249.69 0.378
Mar '15 205.92 0.156
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 5 300.18 309.30 293.80 276.70
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5 271.96 277.30 257.82 257.82
Year Ending Dec-17 8 1,094.95 1,104.00 1,088.50 1,032.74
Year Ending Dec-18 9 1,185.79 1,211.20 1,153.00 1,091.35
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 8 0.62 0.63 0.60 0.65
Quarter Ending Mar-18 5 0.51 0.57 0.47 --
Year Ending Dec-17 8 2.31 2.35 2.27 2.33
Year Ending Dec-18 9 2.57 2.70 2.49 2.61
LT Growth Rate (%) 1 12.60 12.60 12.60 12.60
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 26.60 11.34 24.05
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 52.53 33.07 42.57
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 19.63 14.34 13.87
Beta 1.18 0.71 0.95
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.60 0.59 9.62
Price to Book (MRQ) 3.32 3.13 2.95
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 8.43 1.87 3.52
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 16.10 12.83 14.84
% Owned Institutions 96.96 2.88 1.42

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 1.06 1.26 1.42
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 0.97 1.37 1.49
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 11.38 3.17 6.62
Payout Ratio(TTM) 26.59 17.32 26.73

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 12.28 4.36 45.27
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 8.76 4.66 30.76
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 12.87 2.85 8.08
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 54.16 -42.36 100.82
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 72.07 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -10.87 4.03 11.10
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 14.74 7.41 7.59

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) -- 1.32 1.80
Current Ratio (MRQ) 2.71 1.43 2.16
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 8.05 58.27 76.36
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 8.14 76.73 101.31
Interest Coverage (TTM) 57.72 66.33 54.00

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 45.89 10.33 29.66
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 45.99 10.75 29.80
EBITD Margin (TTM) 14.02 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 15.17 5.83 19.43
Operating Margin (TTM) 10.20 2.19 11.12
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.25 3.05 14.35
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 10.11 2.24 13.08
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.13 3.28 11.99
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 6.10 1.37 9.33
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.35 1.99 8.41
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 39.63 21.52 26.22
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 37.30 34.49 28.77

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 287,203 16,348,525 894,513,101
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 17,526 293,504 67,419,803
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 8.56 5.84 6.53
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 302.03 93.80
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.62 1.18 0.70

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 9.87 1.93 5.45
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 9.54 2.66 4.25
Return on Investment (TTM) 11.13 2.81 7.59
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.64 3.94 6.09
Return on Equity (TTM) 12.81 8.13 13.59
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 11.67 7.43 10.73
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 2.44 14.62 12.87
EPS (TTM) % -49.63 -20.14 -10.87
Dividend % 0.00 6.27 11.38
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Forward Air Corp

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 3.35 0.76 54 90
13 Week 7.39 1.06 57 39
26 Week 6.15 -2.64 53 31
52 Week 19.03 1.14 73 26
YTD 19.86 1.19 76 23
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 96.97%
# of Holders: 260
Total Shares Held: 28,868,665
3 Mo. Net Change: -683,779
# New Positions: 28
# Closed Positions: 14
# Increased Positions: 124
# Reduced Positions: 81
# Net Buyers: 43
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