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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.44
HUBG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
87% of the 1064 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. HUBG: 1.44 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.44

Equity to Asset 0.53
HUBG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
80% of the 1076 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. HUBG: 0.53 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 0.62
Current: 0.53

0.23
0.62
Interest Coverage 91.29
HUBG's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
87% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. HUBG: 91.29 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 1294.11
Current: 91.29

0.84
1294.11
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 6.09
M-Score: -2.62
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.13
HUBG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.69 vs. HUBG: 3.13 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 5.47
Current: 3.13

0.63
5.47
Net-margin (%) 1.88
HUBG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.12 vs. HUBG: 1.88 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 3.61
Current: 1.88

0.03
3.61
ROE (%) 11.09
HUBG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1056 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.88 vs. HUBG: 11.09 )
HUBG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 23.83
Current: 11.09

0.33
23.83
ROA (%) 5.86
HUBG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. HUBG: 5.86 )
HUBG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 12.16
Current: 5.86

0.11
12.16
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.49
HUBG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. HUBG: 26.49 )
HUBG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.23   Max: 305.91
Current: 26.49

23.23
305.91
Revenue Growth (%) 23.00
HUBG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. HUBG: 23.00 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -5.1   Max: 27.8
Current: 23

-5.1
27.8
EBITDA Growth (%) 20.00
HUBG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 885 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. HUBG: 20.00 )
HUBG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -15.5   Max: 53.5
Current: 20

-15.5
53.5
EPS Growth (%) 17.30
HUBG's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. HUBG: 17.30 )
HUBG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -67.5   Max: 258.3
Current: 17.3

-67.5
258.3
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

HUBG Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Diamond Hill Capital 976,754 sh (+10.85%)
Chuck Royce 396,900 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 41,700 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 37,045 sh (-32.16%)
Jim Simons 62,036 sh (-45.22%)
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Q4 2013

HUBG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Ken Fisher 455,175 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 13,813 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,407,286 sh (+44.08%)
Bill Frels 53,800 sh (+29.02%)
Chuck Royce 396,900 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 52,636 sh (-15.15%)
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Q1 2014

HUBG Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ken Fisher 1,443,080 sh (+217.04%)
Bill Frels 60,900 sh (+13.2%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,541,179 sh (+9.51%)
Chuck Royce 396,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q2 2014

HUBG Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Bill Frels 65,500 sh (+7.55%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,594,339 sh (+3.45%)
Ken Fisher 1,481,497 sh (+2.66%)
Steven Cohen 3,900 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 396,900 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HUBG

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.05%$35 - $40.31 $ 41.2410%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce -32.16%0.03%$36.06 - $40.01 $ 41.248%37045
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 54.26%0.03%$34.72 - $39.75 $ 41.2411%54607
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.08%$28.53 - $33.29 $ 41.2432%41144
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Guru Investment Theses on Hub Group Inc

Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Inc - Jul 25, 2014

Freight transportation management company Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) rose as investors began to focus on margin improvement opportunities due to indications of improving intermodal pricing as well as company-specific cost improvement initiatives.

From Diamond Hill Capital (Trades, Portfolio)'s Select Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary.

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Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group - Mar 07, 2014

Freight transportation management company Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) declined after reporting earnings below Wall Street analysts' expectations.

From Diamond Hill Capital (Trades, Portfolio)'s Select Fund Commentary for fourth quarter 2013.

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Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Inc. - Oct 23, 2012

Freight transportation management company Hub Group, Inc.'s stock price declined in response to lower than expected second quarter earnings and reduced full-year 2012 guidance. The lower earnings primarily reflected declining shipments in the truck brokerage segment of the company's business.

From Diamond Hill Capital's Third Quarter Small Cap Fund commentary.


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Top Ranked Articles about Hub Group Inc

Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary
The Fund increased 6.16% (Class I) during the quarter, compared to a 2.05% increase in the Russell 2000 Index. Read more...
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Inc
Freight transportation management company Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) rose as investors began to focus on margin improvement opportunities due to indications of improving intermodal pricing as well as company-specific cost improvement initiatives. Read more...
Diamond Hill Select Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary
The Fund increased 3.74% (Class I) during the quarter, compared to a 4.87% increase in the Russell 3000 Index. Read more...
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group
Freight transportation management company Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) declined after reporting earnings below Wall Street analysts' expectations. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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P/E(ttm) 23.00
HUBG's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 23.10 vs. HUBG: 23.00 )
HUBG' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.08   Max: 34.26
Current: 23

8.08
34.26
P/B 2.60
HUBG's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. HUBG: 2.60 )
HUBG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 5.66
Current: 2.6

0.6
5.66
P/S 0.40
HUBG's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. HUBG: 0.40 )
HUBG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.4

0.05
0.92
EV-to-EBIT 13.83
HUBG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 21.47 vs. HUBG: 13.83 )
HUBG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.6   Max: 19.5
Current: 13.83

5.6
19.5
PEG 1.01
HUBG's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HUBG: 1.01 )
HUBG' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 25.08
Current: 1.01

0.43
25.08
Shiller P/E 26.00
HUBG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
81% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 41.93 vs. HUBG: 26.00 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 13.62   Max: 73.7
Current: 26

13.62
73.7
Current Ratio 1.56
HUBG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 854 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. HUBG: 1.56 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 2.02
Current: 1.56

0.93
2.02
Quick Ratio 1.56
HUBG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 854 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. HUBG: 1.56 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 2.02
Current: 1.56

0.93
2.02

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.89
HUBG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
58% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. HUBG: 4.89 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 208.75
Current: 4.89

1.16
208.75
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.89
HUBG's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. HUBG: 1.89 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 2.65
Current: 1.89

0.05
2.65
Price/Median PS Value 0.89
HUBG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. HUBG: 0.89 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 1.8
Current: 0.89

0.04
1.8
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.12
HUBG's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HUBG: 1.12 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 17.47
Current: 1.12

0.46
17.47
Price/Graham Number 2.26
HUBG's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
68% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. HUBG: 2.26 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 14.91
Current: 2.26

1.12
14.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.20
HUBG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
82% of the 993 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. HUBG: 7.20 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.1   Max: 17.7
Current: 7.2

5.1
17.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 22.24
HUBG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
93% of the 880 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. HUBG: 22.24 )
HUBG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 33.5
Current: 22.24

0.2
33.5

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Integrated Shipping & Logistics
Compare:UPS, DPSGY, FDX, KHNGY, LFUGF » details
Traded in other countries:HBG.Germany
Hub Group, Inc. is a Delaware corporation that was incorporated on March 8, 1995. The Company provides intermodal transportation services utilizing mainly third party arrangements with railroads and drayage companies. The Company also arranges for transportation of freight by truck and performs logistics and drayage services. The Company's entire network is interactively connected through its proprietary Network Management System. This enables the Company to move freight into and out of every major city in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Each operating center is strategically located in a market with a concentration of shipping customers and one or more railheads. Through its network, the Company has the ability to move freight in and out of every major city in the United States, Canada and Mexico. It service a customer base in a range of industries, including consumer products, retail and durable goods. port two distinct business segments. The first segment is "Mode", which includes the acquired Mode business only. The second segment is "Hub", which is all business other than Mode. Both segments offer intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. "Hub Group" includes both segments. Hub operates through a network of operating centers throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Each operating center is strategically located in a market with a significant concentration of shipping customers and one or more railheads. Hub services a large and diversified customer base in a broad range of industries, including consumer products, retail and durable goods; and Mode markets and operates its freight transportation services primarily through its network of IBOs who enter into contracts with Mode. Mode's company managed operation includes a business arranging for the transportation of raw materials and finished products for a major food producer and to a lesser extent, other highway brokerage, Intermodal and logistics operations: Its transportation services for both the Hub and the Mode segments can be broadly placed into the following categories: Intermodal. As an IMC, it arrange for the movement of its customers' freight in containers and trailers, typically over long distances of 750 miles or more. It uses its network to access containers and trailers owned by leasing companies, railroads and steamship lines. Truck Brokerage (Highway Services): It is the largest truck brokers in the United States, providing customers with another option for their transportation needs. Logistics and Other Services: Hub's logistics business operates under the name of Unyson Logistics. Unyson Logistics is comprised of a network of logistics professionals dedicated to developing, implementing and operating customized logistics solutions. The transportation services industry is highly competitive. The Company competes against other IMCs, as well as logistics companies, third party brokers, trucking companies and railroads that market their o
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary Jul 25 2014 
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Inc Jul 25 2014 
Diamond Hill Select Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary Jul 25 2014 
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Mar 07 2014 
Intermodal Is the Growth Driver for This Leading Transportation Firm Mar 04 2014 
Intermodal Operations Boast Strong Growth Potential for this Third-Party Logistics Firm Mar 03 2014 
Mairs & Power Guru Bill Frels, Six Reductions Aug 24 2013 
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Hub Group Inc. Oct 23 2012 
Hub Group Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 25 2010 
Hub Group Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 28 2010 


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