Schneider National Inc (NYSE:SNDR) COO Mark B. Rourke sold 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $27.50, for a total transaction of $825,000.00. Following the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 608,291 shares in the company, valued at $16,728,002.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Shares of Schneider National stock opened at $27.30 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.71 billion, a P/E ratio of 28.96, a P/E/G ratio of 1.35 and a beta of 0.88. Schneider National Inc has a twelve month low of $22.75 and a twelve month high of $30.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.21, a quick ratio of 2.27 and a current ratio of 2.41.

Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.24 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.21 billion. Schneider National had a net margin of 9.28% and a return on equity of 11.61%. Schneider National’s quarterly revenue was up 15.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.23 EPS. sell-side analysts forecast that Schneider National Inc will post 1.52 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 8th. Investors of record on Friday, September 14th will be paid a $0.06 dividend. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 13th. Schneider National’s dividend payout ratio is presently 25.53%.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on SNDR shares. Stifel Nicolaus started coverage on shares of Schneider National in a research note on Friday, June 29th. They set a “hold” rating and a $29.00 target price on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Schneider National from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 29th. Morgan Stanley increased their target price on shares of Schneider National from $36.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, August 3rd. Bank of America lowered shares of Schneider National from a “buy” rating to an “underperform” rating and lowered their target price for the stock from $35.00 to $27.00 in a research note on Thursday, August 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Schneider National from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 16th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Schneider National presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $30.67.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of SNDR. Ceredex Value Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Schneider National in the 1st quarter valued at about $44,209,000. Scopus Asset Management L.P. purchased a new position in Schneider National in the 2nd quarter valued at about $37,137,000. Millennium Management LLC purchased a new position in Schneider National in the 1st quarter valued at about $21,517,000. Morgan Stanley lifted its stake in Schneider National by 20.2% in the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 3,728,025 shares of the company’s stock valued at $102,558,000 after buying an additional 626,317 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC lifted its stake in Schneider National by 39.3% in the 2nd quarter. Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC now owns 1,202,804 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,620,000 after buying an additional 339,261 shares in the last quarter. 24.09% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Schneider National Company Profile

Schneider National, Inc, a transportation and logistics services company, provides truckload, intermodal, and logistics solutions in North America. Its Truckload segment provides standard long-haul and regional shipping services through dry van equipment; and bulk, temperature-controlled, final mile delivery, and customized solutions for time-sensitive loads.

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