ARCB Stock Overview
ArcBest Corporation provides freight transportation and integrated logistics services.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$72.20|
|52 Week High||US$125.00|
|52 Week Low||US$52.86|
|1 Month Change||-4.72%|
|3 Month Change||-19.56%|
|1 Year Change||24.94%|
|3 Year Change||159.62%|
|5 Year Change||238.17%|
|Change since IPO||415.71%|
Recent News & Updates
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|ARCB||US Transportation||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ARCB exceeded the US Transportation industry which returned -27.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ARCB exceeded the US Market which returned -18.4% over the past year.
|ARCB Average Weekly Movement||8.9%|
|Transportation Industry Average Movement||9.1%|
|Market Average Movement||8.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: ARCB is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ARCB's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
ArcBest Corporation provides freight transportation and integrated logistics services. It operates through three segments: Asset-Based, ArcBest, and FleetNet. The Asset-Based segment transports general commodities, such as food, textiles, apparel, furniture, appliances, chemicals, nonbulk petroleum products, rubber, plastics, metal and metal products, wood, glass, automotive parts, machinery, and miscellaneous manufactured products through less-than-truckload services.
ArcBest Fundamentals Summary
|ARCB fundamental statistics|
Is ARCB overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ARCB income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$4.03b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||10.61|
|Net Profit Margin||5.79%|
How did ARCB perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is ARCB undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ARCB?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is ARCB's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does ARCB's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|ARCB PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
MRTN Marten Transport
WERN Werner Enterprises
HTLD Heartland Express
R Ryder System
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: ARCB is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.7x) compared to the peer average (10.8x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does ARCB's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Transportation Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: ARCB is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.7x) compared to the US Transportation industry average (9.4x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is ARCB's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||6.8x|
|Fair PE Ratio||7.8x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: ARCB is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7.8x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of ARCB when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: ARCB ($71.48) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($179.4)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ARCB is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ARCB's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
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How is ArcBest forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ARCB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.3% per year).
Earnings vs Market: ARCB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ARCB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ARCB's revenue (3.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ARCB's revenue (3.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ARCB's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (23.4%)
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How has ArcBest performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score6/6
Past Performance Score 6/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ARCB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ARCB's current net profit margins (5.8%) are higher than last year (3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ARCB's earnings have grown significantly by 35.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ARCB's earnings growth over the past year (180.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (35.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ARCB earnings growth over the past year (180.6%) exceeded the Transportation industry 83.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ARCB's Return on Equity (26.4%) is considered high.
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How is ArcBest's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ARCB's short term assets ($860.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($740.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: ARCB's short term assets ($860.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($486.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ARCB's net debt to equity ratio (16%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ARCB's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 38.5% to 26.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ARCB's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (111.9%).
Interest Coverage: ARCB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (45.8x coverage).
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What is ArcBest current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ARCB's dividend (0.67%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).
High Dividend: ARCB's dividend (0.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.24%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ARCB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: ARCB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: ARCB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: ARCB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Judy McReynolds (58 yo)
Ms. Judy R. McReynolds serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of ArcBest Corporation since January 1, 2010 and as its Chairman of the Board since April 26, 2016. Ms. McReynolds joined ArcBest...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Judy's total compensation ($USD6.01M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.47M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Judy's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: ARCB's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ARCB's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.
ArcBest Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ArcBest Corporation
- Ticker: ARCB
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1923
- Industry: Trucking
- Sector: Transportation
- Implied Market Cap: US$1.750b
- Shares outstanding: 24.48m
- Website: https://www.arcb.com
Number of Employees
- ArcBest Corporation
- 8401 McClure Drive
- Fort Smith
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/27 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/27 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.