Rush Enterprises, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated retailer of commercial vehicles and related services in the United States. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Rush Enterprises's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RUSH.B is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: RUSH.B's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Trade Distributors
1 Year Return
US Trade Distributors
Return vs Industry: RUSH.B underperformed the US Trade Distributors industry which returned 19.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RUSH.B underperformed the US Market which returned 19% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Rush Enterprises's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StKey Things To Watch Out For If You Are After Rush Enterprises, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:RUSH.B) 1.1% Dividend
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Like About Rush Enterprises' (NASDAQ:RUSH.B) Upcoming Dividend
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Rush Enterprises (NASDAQ:RUSH.B) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden
Is Rush Enterprises undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: RUSH.B ($35.39) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($13.82)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RUSH.B is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RUSH.B is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the US Trade Distributors industry average (23.9x).
PE vs Market: RUSH.B is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the US market (19.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RUSH.B is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RUSH.B's PB Ratio (1.6x) is in line with the US Trade Distributors industry average.
How is Rush Enterprises forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: RUSH.B's forecast earnings growth (19.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: RUSH.B's earnings (19.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (21.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: RUSH.B's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: RUSH.B's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RUSH.B's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RUSH.B's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).
How has Rush Enterprises performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RUSH.B has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: RUSH.B's current net profit margins (2%) are lower than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RUSH.B's earnings have grown by 19% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: RUSH.B's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: RUSH.B had negative earnings growth (-40.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Trade Distributors industry average (-6.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RUSH.B's Return on Equity (8%) is considered low.
How is Rush Enterprises's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RUSH.B's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: RUSH.B's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($694.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RUSH.B's debt to equity ratio (96%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: RUSH.B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 180.7% to 96% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RUSH.B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (67%).
Interest Coverage: RUSH.B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.1x coverage).
What is Rush Enterprises's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: RUSH.B's dividend (1.05%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.5%).
High Dividend: RUSH.B's dividend (1.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.15%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, RUSH.B has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: RUSH.B's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (19.8%), RUSH.B's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rusty Rush (62 yo)
Mr. W. Marvin Rush III, also known as Rusty, serves as Chief Executive Officer of Rush Enterprises, Inc. since February 24, 2006 and President since November 1995. Mr. Rush serves as the President of Rush ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rusty's total compensation ($USD7.17M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.20M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rusty's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||14.83yrs||US$7.17m||1.48% |
|CFO & Treasurer||13.67yrs||US$1.62m||0.34% |
|Chief Operating Officer||4.33yrs||US$1.99m||0.25% |
|Senior Vice President of Truck Sales & Marketing||16.42yrs||US$1.50m||0.27% |
|Executive Vice President||10.58yrs||US$1.62m||0.27% |
|VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||3.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing & Communications||10.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Finance||14.75yrs||no data||0.20% |
|Senior Vice President of Peterbilt Dealerships||9.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Operations||3.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Navistar Dealerships||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive||no data||US$1.00m||no data|
Experienced Management: RUSH.B's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||14.83yrs||US$7.17m||1.48% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$215.00k||0.040% |
|Independent Director||16.25yrs||US$229.97k||0.37% |
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||US$102.49k||0.0086% |
|Independent Director||12.75yrs||US$209.97k||0.088% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$209.97k||0.065% |
|Independent Director||6.83yrs||US$215.00k||0.052% |
Experienced Board: RUSH.B's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Rush Enterprises, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Rush Enterprises, Inc.
- Ticker: RUSH.B
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$2.071b
- Shares outstanding: 54.74m
- Website: https://www.rushenterprises.com
Number of Employees
- Rush Enterprises, Inc.
- 555 IH 35 South
- Suite 500
- New Braunfels
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RUSH.B||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Class B Shares||US||USD||Jun 1996|
|RUSH.A||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Class A Shares||US||USD||Jul 2002|
|RUNA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Class A Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2002|
Rush Enterprises, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated retailer of commercial vehicles and related services in the United States. The company operates a network of commercial vehicle d...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/24 00:39|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/23 00:00|
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