Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) added 18.1 percent in its Stock After Previous Earnings Release

Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) moved up 0.56% and closed its last trading session at $19.84. This Transportation Sector stock currently has the Market Capitalization of 2.63 Billion. The Average Volume for the stock is measured as 2.26 Million. The Stock has a 52-Week High of $22.15 and 52-Week Low of $11.74 following the dates, it touched its 52-Week High on Sep 19, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. Currently, the Return on Assets value for the trailing twelve months is 6.4% with the Return on Equity and Return on Investment of 30% and 13.2% respectively. This firm currently has YTD (year to date) performance of 43.56 Percent which is awesome. The Short Ratio for the stock is 10.51.

Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio is 15.15. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $1.31. The TTM operating margin is 7.5 percent.

Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) is due to report its Earnings on Tomorrow. The estimated EPS for the current quarter is said to be $0.32. Following Earnings result, share price were UP 15 times out of last 24 Qtrs. The stock has added about 18.1% since it reported its last earnings. The Closing price of Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) at Last Earnings was $16.8 as compared to the previous closing price of $19.73. The Predicted Move on the 7th day after Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) will release its earnings at about 8%.

By Looking at Earnings History, Out of 12 Quarters when the Earnings were reported, Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) beats earnings by 58%, The Stock Missed Earnings  1 times and has met earnings  4  times.

Earnings History:

We will discuss the past Quarters Earnings below:

Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) reported its previous quarter on 07/21/2016 where it reported the Actual Earnings of $0.34. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $16.8. The Stock surged on the very next day of earnings and maintained its stock price at $19.09 by showing a % change of 13.63 percent from its previous closing price. The Next Day Volume after Earnings was reported as 7.73 Million. On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $19.39 by showing 15.42% increase from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported.

On 04/21/2016, the stock reported the EPS of $0.25 where Analysts were projecting the EPS to be $0.21 showing a difference of $0.04. Thus Surprise Factor was there with 19 percent. Before Earnings Announcement on 04/21/2016, the firm had its stock price of $17.47. And immediately on the next day after earnings announcement, the stock inclined 7.78% and closed its trading session at $18.83. On 7th Day after earnings release, Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) dropped to -0.11% from $17.47 to $17.45.

On 01/25/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.47/share where Swift Transportation Company (NYSE:SWFT) reported its Actual EPS of $0.53. Thus showing a Surprise of 12.8 percent. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $13.67 while on the Next day the stock closed its trading session at $16.56 with a percentage change of 21.14% from the price of 13.67 before Earnings. The Stock Closing Price on the 7th day of earnings was $16.45.

Company Profile:

Swift Transportation Company operates as a multi-faceted transportation services company in North America. The company operates through four segments: Truckload, Dedicated, Swift Refrigerated, and Intermodal. The Truckload segment provides services through one-way movements over irregular routes utilizing company’s and owner-operator tractors with dry van, flatbed, and specialized trailing equipment in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The Dedicated segment offers tailored solutions under long-term contracts utilizing refrigerated, dry van, flatbed, and other specialized trailing equipment. The Swift Refrigerated segment primarily offers shipments for customers who require temperature-controlled trailers. This segment’s shipments include one-way movements over irregular routes, as well as dedicated truck operations. The Intermodal segment moves freight over the rail in containers and other trailing equipment; and provides drayage services to transport loads between the railheads and customer locations. The company also offers logistics and freight brokerage services, as well as support services to its customers and owner-operators, including repair and maintenance shop services, equipment leasing, and insurance. As of December 31, 2015, it operated a fleet of 15,211 company tractors and 4,653 owner-operator tractors; 65,233 trailers; and 9,150 intermodal containers from 40 terminals near key freight centers and traffic lanes. Swift Transportation Company serves various customers primarily in the retail, food and beverage, consumer products, paper products, transportation and logistics, housing and building, automotive, and manufacturing industries. The company was formerly known as Swift Holdings Corp. Swift Transportation Company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.