Robert W. Baird Sticks to Its Buy Rating for Landstar System (LSTR)

By Carrie Williams

In a report issued on February 19, Garrett Holland from Robert W. Baird maintained a Buy rating on Landstar System (LSTRResearch Report). The company’s shares closed last Friday at $160.12, close to its 52-week high of $160.84.

According to, Holland is a 2-star analyst with an average return of 9.4% and a 100.0% success rate. Holland covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Expeditors International, Union Pacific, and United Parcel.

Landstar System has an analyst consensus of Hold, with a price target consensus of $134.33.

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Landstar System’s market cap is currently $6.15B and has a P/E ratio of 31.50. The company has a Price to Book ratio of 9.26.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 20 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of LSTR in relation to earlier this year.

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Landstar System, Inc. engages in the provision of transportation management solutions. It operates through the following segments: Transportation Logistics and Insurance. The Transportation Logistics segment offers transportation services including truckload and less-than-truckload transportation, rail intermodal, air and ocean cargo, project cargo, and customs brokerage. The Insurance segment includes risk and claims management services. The company was founded in January 1991 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, FL.