Last $32.55 USD
Change Today +0.42 / 1.31%
Volume 457.1K
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knight transportation inc (KNX) Snapshot

Open
$32.19
Previous Close
$32.13
Day High
$32.56
Day Low
$31.32
52 Week High
11/28/14 - $33.85
52 Week Low
01/3/14 - $17.95
Market Cap
2.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
675.0K
EPS TTM
$1.10
Shares Outstanding
81.1M
EX-Date
12/3/14
P/E TM
29.6x
Dividend
$0.24
Dividend Yield
0.74%
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knight transportation inc (KNX) Details

Knight Transportation Inc. transports general commodities. It provides asset-based dry van truckload and temperature controlled carrier services primarily for short and medium haul. The company also offers nonasset-based brokerage services. As of Dec. 31, 2006, it operated 3,412 company-owned tractors; 249 contract tractors; and 8,761 high cube trailers, including 626 temperature-controlled trailers. Knight was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Phoenix.

5,177 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1989

knight transportation inc (KNX) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $720.8K
President
Total Annual Compensation: $298.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $202.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

knight transportation inc (KNX) Key Developments

Knight Transportation Announces Management Changes, Effective January 1, 2015

Knight Transportation Inc. announced the following changes to its management team and board of directors effective January 1, 2015: David A. Jackson will become Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors, while retaining the title of President. Mr. Jackson has served as President since February 2011, and previously served as Chief Financial Officer from 2004 until 2012 and in various other capacities since joining the company in 2000. Kevin P. Knight will remain Chairman of the Board and a full-time executive officer, with primary focus in the areas of strategic growth, capital allocation, and leadership development. Mr. Knight has served as Chairman of the Board since 1999 and Chief Executive Officer since 1993.

Knight Transportation, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on December 22, 2014

Knight Transportation Inc. announced that its board of directors has declared the company's quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share of common stock. The company's dividend is payable to shareholders of record on December 5, 2014 and is expected to be paid on December 22, 2014.

Knight Transportation Inc. Announces Management Changes

Knight Transportation Inc. announced effective October 23, 2014, that Keith Knight has relinquished his role as COO of the Company. Keith will continue to serve the Company on a full time basis, though not as an officer. Keith will continue to support the growth and development of Sales and Operations teams. Randy Knight, one of the Company’s Founders and a Director since 1990, resigned from the Board of Directors, effective October 23, 2014, in order to devote his attention to personal and family interests.

 

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