J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased JBHT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
7.14% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of JBHT was $71.81,
representing a -5.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.73 and
a 42.03% increase over the 52 week low of $50.56.
JBHT is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. (
) and Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (
). JBHT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.63. Zacks Investment Research reports JBHT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.94%, compared to an
industry average of 12.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to JBHT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JBHT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
- First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX (
- First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
- Guggenheim Insider ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
28.88% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of JBHT at 5.03%.