$0.59 EPS Expected for Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN)

September 25, 2018 - By Margaret Guttierez

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.32 in 2018 Q2. Its down 0.12, from 1.44 in 2018Q1. It worsened, as 27 investors sold Werner Enterprises, Inc. shares while 55 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 46.22 million shares or 1.00% more from 45.76 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Morgan Stanley accumulated 0% or 261,820 shares. Utd Svcs Automobile Association reported 31,430 shares. Peak6 Invs Lp has invested 0% in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). Smithfield stated it has 0% in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). J Goldman And Communications L P stated it has 233,565 shares or 0.45% of all its holdings. Howe And Rusling accumulated 0% or 30 shares. 36,786 were reported by Piedmont Advisors Ltd Liability Company. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 4,702 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. 58,046 are owned by Retirement Systems Of Alabama. Sei Investments Co owns 35,123 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Aperio Limited Liability Co has 0.05% invested in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 265,151 shares. Wellington Mngmt Group Inc Ltd Liability Partnership reported 0% stake. State Treasurer State Of Michigan invested in 0% or 16,475 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.01% in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 1.69 million shares.

Since April 24, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 sales for $253,330 activity.

Analysts expect Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) to report $0.59 EPS on October, 18.They anticipate $0.28 EPS change or 90.32 % from last quarter’s $0.31 EPS. WERN’s profit would be $42.26M giving it 14.94 P/E if the $0.59 EPS is correct. After having $0.61 EPS previously, Werner Enterprises, Inc.’s analysts see -3.28 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.00% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $35.25. About 731,756 shares traded. Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has risen 12.21% since September 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.41% the S&P500.

Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Werner Enterprises had 10 analyst reports since April 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Friday, April 6. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, April 2 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, July 24 by Bank of America. The stock has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, July 11. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of WERN in report on Tuesday, July 24 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, July 24 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, July 24 by Morgan Stanley. As per Friday, April 20, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. On Tuesday, July 24 the stock rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 24 by Citigroup.

Werner Enterprises, Inc., a transportation and logistics company, engages in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in interstate and intrastate commerce in the United States, Mexico, Canada, China, and Australia. The company has market cap of $2.53 billion. It operates through two divisions, Truckload Transportation Services and Werner Logistics. It has a 11.12 P/E ratio. The Truckload Transportation Services segment operates medium-to-long-haul van fleet, which transports various consumer nondurable products and other commodities in truckload quantities using dry van trailers; the expedited fleet that offers time-sensitive truckload services using driver teams; and regional short-haul fleet, which provides comparable truckload van service in the United States.

More recent Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Werner Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week” on September 07, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Werner Enterprises Unveils Second Race for the Cure Truck” on September 14, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Deutsche Bank Sees Knock-on Effect From Florence For Transportation Stocks” with publication date: September 12, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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