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U.S. Cargo Ground Transportation Industry Analysis

UpdatedApr 12, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies23
  • 7D0.5%
  • 3M9.8%
  • 1Y29.1%
  • YTDn/a

Over the last 7 days, the Cargo Ground Transportation industry has dropped 1.9%, driven by declines in Old Dominion Freight Line and J.B. Hunt Transport Services of 2.2% and 4.6%, respectively. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 26%. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 17% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Cargo Ground Transportation Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 12 Apr 2024US$153.3bUS$83.6bUS$4.8b24.8x32.2x1.8x
Sun, 10 Mar 2024US$154.6bUS$85.2bUS$4.7b22.6x32.7x1.8x
Tue, 06 Feb 2024US$149.3bUS$85.8bUS$4.8b24.9x30.9x1.7x
Thu, 04 Jan 2024US$140.8bUS$88.9bUS$5.1b21.9x27.5x1.6x
Sat, 02 Dec 2023US$137.2bUS$88.9bUS$5.1b21.3x26.8x1.5x
Mon, 30 Oct 2023US$125.0bUS$89.4bUS$5.3b16.9x23.7x1.4x
Wed, 27 Sep 2023US$135.5bUS$91.0bUS$5.8b13.7x23.5x1.5x
Fri, 25 Aug 2023US$139.4bUS$91.0bUS$5.8b15.1x24.1x1.5x
Sun, 23 Jul 2023US$140.9bUS$93.2bUS$6.6b13x21.4x1.5x
Tue, 20 Jun 2023US$123.5bUS$94.4bUS$6.8b12.6x18.1x1.3x
Thu, 18 May 2023US$118.1bUS$94.4bUS$6.8b13.5x17.4x1.3x
Sat, 15 Apr 2023US$122.7bUS$95.8bUS$7.2b12.3x17x1.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio

16.3x


Total Market Cap: US$118.1bTotal Earnings: US$7.2bTotal Revenue: US$95.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Cargo Ground Transportation Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 24.5xAprilJulyOctober2024April
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the American Cargo Ground Transportation industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 33.2x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 24.4x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.5x is lower than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.9x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Cargo Ground Transportation industry have declined 13% per year over the last three years,
  • Revenues have also declined 4.5% per year.
  • This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Cargo Ground Transportation compare with similar industries?

US Market0.94%
Industrials0.26%
Transportation0.89%
Cargo Ground Transportation0.48%
Trucking4.49%
Railroads-1.40%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
YMM Full Truck AllianceUS$8.058.9%
+US$706.5m
9.8%PE28.2x
XPO XPOUS$126.923.7%
+US$529.2m
290.4%PE76.9x
SAIA SaiaUS$587.912.8%
+US$430.9m
127.9%PE43.9x
ODFL Old Dominion Freight LineUS$219.790.8%
+US$376.6m
32.1%PE38.6x
ARCB ArcBestUS$151.755.6%
+US$188.3m
64.5%PE25.1x
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ULH

US$33.81

Universal Logistics Holdings

7D

-3.6%

1Y

18.0%

ARCB

US$151.75

ArcBest

7D

5.6%

1Y

64.5%

SAIA

US$587.91

Saia

7D

2.8%

1Y

127.9%

WERN

US$36.97

Werner Enterprises

7D

-2.7%

1Y

-20.9%

KNX

US$52.00

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings

7D

-2.5%

1Y

-5.2%

SNDR

US$22.00

Schneider National

7D

-1.3%

1Y

-16.5%

DSKE

US$8.29

Daseke

7D

0.2%

1Y

7.8%

ODFL

US$219.79

Old Dominion Freight Line

7D

0.8%

1Y

32.1%

MRTN

US$17.17

Marten Transport

7D

-4.5%

1Y

-16.0%

PATI

US$16.26

Patriot Transportation Holding

7D

0.5%

1Y

118.3%