Featured Stock Update: XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO)

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XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO)

Jefferies Initiates Coverage On XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO)’s stock to Buy with the price target of $145. This rating was issued on 10/03/18. The stock recently closed its previous session at $99.24 by showing a percentage change of -2.93% from its previous day closing price of $102.24.

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company’s stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. There may be various price targets for a stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock.

Several investment firms issued their expert ratings on XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) in which Stifel Nicolaus Maintains XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) to Hold by settling a price target of $126 on 9/11/18. KeyBanc Maintains the stock to Overweight on 8/03/18 by stationing a price target of $115. Bank of America Maintains the company’s stock to Neutral on 8/02/18 by setting a price target of $111. RF Lafferty Initiates Coverage On XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) to Buy with a price target of $125.

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) currently has a consensus Price Target of $121.57. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $145 and a Low Price Target of $66.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) where 7 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 10 analysts said it’s a Buy, 3 rated the stock as Hold, 0 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. (Current Month Yahoo Finance Ratings)

Zacks Investment Research also rated the stock with a value of 1.5. This scale runs from 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) reported its Actual EPS of $0.98/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) could bring EPS of $0.98/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0 Percent. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 0 Percent.

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) has a market capitalization of 12.59 Billion. The stock traded with the volume of 2.02 Million shares in the last trading session. The stock touched its high share price of $116.27 on 09/26/18 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 10/19/17 as $63.28. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $124.32. The stock is currently trading with a distance of 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) of -11.28%. The Moving Average SMA50 is -7.97% while SMA200 is -3.01%.

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) is currently showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of 3.6%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at 6.4% while it’s Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 12.7%. The stock currently shows its YTD (Year to Date) performance of 8.35 percent while its Weekly performance value is -11.42%. The Monthly and Yearly performances are -10.46 percent and 45.36 percent respectively. The Relative Volume value measured for XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) is 1.85. The Average Volume (3 months) is 1.09 Million.

The stock currently has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent. XPO has P/E (Price to Earnings ttm) value of 47.53, Forward P/E of 22.75, P/C (Price to cash per share) of 35.47 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) value of 22.57. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of 3.9 percent.

Company Profile:

XPO Logistics, Inc. is a third-party logistics provider offering expedient, single-source solutions for time-critical and service-sensitive shipments through its non-asset based transportation network. XPO serves customers in the U.S, Canada and Mexico with domestic and international freight destinations. XPO’s suite of logistics services is offered through three brands: expedited surface transportation through Express-1, Inc., domestic and international freight forwarding services through Concert Group Logistics, Inc., and truckload brokerage services through Bounce Logistics, Inc. XPO Logistics, Inc., formerly known as Express-1 Expedited Solutions, Inc., is based in Buchanan, Michigan.