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knight transportation inc (KNX) Snapshot

Open
$25.17
Previous Close
$25.11
Day High
$25.49
Day Low
$25.17
52 Week High
07/23/14 - $26.32
52 Week Low
09/25/13 - $15.88
Market Cap
2.1B
Average Volume 10 Days
382.3K
EPS TTM
$0.98
Shares Outstanding
81.0M
EX-Date
09/3/14
P/E TM
25.9x
Dividend
$0.24
Dividend Yield
0.95%
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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
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $437.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

knight transportation inc (KNX) Key Developments

Knight Transportation, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on September 26, 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. This quarterly dividend is pursuant to a cash dividend policy approved by the Board of Directors. The company's dividend is payable to shareholders of record on September 5, 2014 and is expected to be paid on September 26, 2014.

Knight Transportation Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014; Revised Earnings Guidance for the Third Quarter of 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fourth Quarter of 2014

Knight Transportation Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $264,155,000 compared to $244,783,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $38,899,000 compared to $31,925,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $41,512,000 compared to $31,776,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $25,761,000 or $0.31 per diluted share compared to $18,939,000,000 or $0.24 per diluted share a year ago. Net capital expenditure was $55,632,000 compared to $19,580,000 a year ago. Cash flow from operations was $41,365,000 compared to $31,935,000 a year ago. For the six months, the company reported total revenue of $513,318,000 compared to $480,183,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $70,149,000 compared to $57,469,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $73,624,000 compared to $57,508,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $44,824,000 or $0.55 per diluted share compared to $34,122,000,000 or $0.43 per diluted share a year ago. Net capital expenditure was $61,358,000 compared to $17,822,000 a year ago. Cash flow from operations was $77,852,000 compared to $72,257,000 a year ago. The company revised earnings guidance for the third quarter of 2014. Based on the strengthening market, the company is updating previously announced third quarter 2014 guidance from $0.23 to $0.26 per diluted share to $0.24 to $0.27 per diluted share. The expected range for the fourth quarter of 2014 is $0.26 to $0.29 per diluted share.

Knight Transportation Mulls Acquisitions

Knight Transportation Inc. (NYSE:KNX) is looking for acquisitions. Knight Transportation will continue to be more active on acquisition front and pursuing several high quality opportunities.

 

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