JB Hunt Gets a Hold Rating from Robert W. Baird

By Austin Angelo

In a report released yesterday, Benjamin Hartford from Robert W. Baird reiterated a Hold rating on JB Hunt (NASDAQ: JBHT), with a price target of $120. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $115.24, close to its 52-week high of $115.74.

According to TipRanks.com, Hartford is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 16.1% and a 78.4% success rate. Hartford covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Expeditors International, Schneider National Inc, and Knight Transportation.

JB Hunt has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $116.69.

The company has a one-year high of $115.74 and a one-year low of $83.35. Currently, JB Hunt has an average volume of 886.9K.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 53 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock.

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. is a logistics company. The company provides transportation and delivery services to a diverse group of customers across United States, Canada and Mexico. Its offers transportation of full truckload containerized freight, revenue equipment, labor and systems and delivery services.