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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 : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.08
KNX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 796 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. KNX: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
KNX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.08
Equity to Asset 0.66
KNX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. KNX: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
KNX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.70 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.66
0.47
0.78
Interest Coverage 178.36
KNX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
82% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 8.94 vs. KNX: 178.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
KNX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 222.91  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: 178.36
222.91
9999.99
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 5.55
M-Score: -3.00
WACC vs ROIC
7.63%
14.14%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 9/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.05
KNX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.23 vs. KNX: 15.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
KNX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.55  Med: 12.81 Max: 17.98
Current: 15.05
11.55
17.98
Net-margin (%) 9.87
KNX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. KNX: 9.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
KNX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.85  Med: 7.92 Max: 10.98
Current: 9.87
6.85
10.98
ROE (%) 16.50
KNX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 7.07 vs. KNX: 16.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
KNX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.07  Med: 13.27 Max: 19.17
Current: 16.5
10.07
19.17
ROA (%) 10.80
KNX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. KNX: 10.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
KNX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.58  Med: 8.72 Max: 13.92
Current: 10.8
7.58
13.92
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 21.05
KNX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 785 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 9.23 vs. KNX: 21.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
KNX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.51  Med: 17.73 Max: 28.4
Current: 21.05
15.51
28.4
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.30
KNX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. KNX: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KNX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 15.70 Max: 29.9
Current: 8.3
0.7
29.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 14.50
KNX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. KNX: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KNX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4  Med: 13.95 Max: 29.2
Current: 14.5
-4
29.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 19.40
KNX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. KNX: 19.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
KNX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.3  Med: 14.50 Max: 32.2
Current: 19.4
-10.3
32.2
» KNX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

KNX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Steven Cohen 135,200 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 128,000 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 760,310 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,500 sh (+89.08%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,532,600 sh (-2.38%)
Jeremy Grantham 53,600 sh (-4.80%)
Chuck Royce 99,351 sh (-72.37%)
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Q2 2015

KNX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Steven Cohen 277,600 sh (+105.33%)
Paul Tudor Jones 42,300 sh (+88.00%)
RS Investment Management 1,272,600 sh (+67.38%)
Chuck Royce 131,780 sh (+32.64%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,532,600 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 90,000 sh (-29.69%)
Jeremy Grantham 22,600 sh (-57.84%)
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Q3 2015

KNX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 46,487 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 72,300 sh (+219.91%)
Chuck Royce 195,862 sh (+48.63%)
RS Investment Management 1,651,370 sh (+29.76%)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 1,011,000 sh (-34.03%)
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Q4 2015

KNX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Chuck Royce 521,462 sh (+166.24%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 16.90
KNX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
59% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 14.87 vs. KNX: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
KNX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.03  Med: 23.57 Max: 35.61
Current: 16.9
15.03
35.61
Forward P/E 16.56
KNX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
74% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 11.93 vs. KNX: 16.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.90
KNX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
60% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 14.60 vs. KNX: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
KNX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.01  Med: 23.56 Max: 35.44
Current: 16.9
15.01
35.44
P/B 2.70
KNX's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. KNX: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
KNX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.12  Med: 3.07 Max: 5.66
Current: 2.7
2.12
5.66
P/S 1.69
KNX's P/S is ranked lower than
90% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. KNX: 1.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
KNX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.06 Max: 3.63
Current: 1.69
1.21
3.63
POCF 9.40
KNX's POCF is ranked lower than
60% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. KNX: 9.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
KNX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.08  Med: 11.82 Max: 36.62
Current: 9.4
5.08
36.62
EV-to-EBIT 10.55
KNX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
57% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. KNX: 10.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KNX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.6  Med: 14.00 Max: 21.2
Current: 10.55
9.6
21.2
EV-to-EBITDA 6.79
KNX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
61% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 8.48 vs. KNX: 6.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KNX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8  Med: 8.60 Max: 13
Current: 6.79
5.8
13
PEG 1.60
KNX's PEG is ranked higher than
50% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. KNX: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
KNX' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.92 Max: 55.33
Current: 1.6
0.73
55.33
Shiller P/E 27.11
KNX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
77% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 18.13 vs. KNX: 27.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
KNX' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.88  Med: 30.16 Max: 62.76
Current: 27.11
18.88
62.76
Current Ratio 2.08
KNX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. KNX: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KNX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 2.41 Max: 4.9
Current: 2.08
0.62
4.9
Quick Ratio 2.08
KNX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. KNX: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KNX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 2.37 Max: 4.9
Current: 2.08
0.59
4.9
Days Sales Outstanding 40.71
KNX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
52% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 41.96 vs. KNX: 40.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KNX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.7  Med: 43.26 Max: 51.42
Current: 40.71
33.7
51.42
Days Payable 10.15
KNX's Days Payable is ranked lower than
90% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 35.84 vs. KNX: 10.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KNX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.41  Med: 11.69 Max: 26.14
Current: 10.15
7.41
26.14

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.98
KNX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
94% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. KNX: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
KNX' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.81
Current: 0.98
0.14
1.81
Dividend Payout 0.16
KNX's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
83% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. KNX: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
KNX' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.24 Max: 0.5
Current: 0.16
0.07
0.5
Forward Dividend Yield 0.91
KNX's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
86% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. KNX: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.18
KNX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
90% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.43 vs. KNX: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
KNX' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.18
Current: 1.18
0.17
2.18
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.10
KNX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. KNX: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KNX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.2  Med: -0.20 Max: 1.6
Current: -0.1
-4.2
1.6

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.90
KNX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
86% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. KNX: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
KNX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.25  Med: 3.53 Max: 6.59
Current: 2.9
2.25
6.59
Price/Projected FCF 4.78
KNX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
89% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. KNX: 4.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
KNX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.65  Med: 4.91 Max: 8.01
Current: 4.78
2.65
8.01
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.63
KNX's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
75% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. KNX: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.82
KNX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. KNX: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
KNX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.66
Current: 0.82
0.6
1.66
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.28
KNX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
56% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. KNX: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
KNX' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.54 Max: 4.51
Current: 1.28
0.62
4.51
Price/Graham Number 1.73
KNX's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
67% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. KNX: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
KNX' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 1.94 Max: 2.83
Current: 1.73
1.24
2.83
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.48
KNX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. KNX: 9.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
KNX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 7.10 Max: 10.4
Current: 9.48
4.7
10.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 12.68
KNX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. KNX: 12.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
KNX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.6  Med: 9.10 Max: 27.3
Current: 12.68
-1.6
27.3

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1183
EPS $ 1.46
Beta0.81
Short Percentage of Float10.05%
52-Week Range $20.56 - 34.73
Shares Outstanding(Mil)80.92

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 1,184 1,246
EPS($) 1.44 1.58
EPS without NRI($) 1.44 1.58

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Trucking
Compare:JBHT, NPEXY, ODFL, WERN, CNW » details
Traded in other countries:KT2.Germany,
Knight Transportation, Inc. was incorporated in 1989. The Company provides multiple full truckload transportation and logistics services, which generally involve the movement of full trailer or container loads of freight from origin to destination for a single customer. The Company has two reportable segments, Asset-Based and Non-Asset-Based. Its Asset-Based segment is comprised of three operating units: dry van truckload, temperature-controlled truckload, and drayage services. The Company operates its modern company-owned tractor fleet and use independent contractors to provide various Asset-Based solutions, including multiple stop pick-ups and deliveries, dedicated equipment and personnel, on-time expedited pick-ups and deliveries, specialized driver training, and other truckload services. Its Non-Asset-Based segment consists of two main operating units: freight brokerage services and rail intermodal. It also provides logistics, freight management and other non-trucking services to its customers through its Non-Asset-Based business. Brokerage had transportation services contracts with approximately 14,800 carriers as of December 31, 2013. The Company competes with other truckload carriers and logistics companies, as well as railroads and airfreight providers. Its Asset-Based segment competes with other motor carriers for the services of drivers, independent contractors, and management employees. Its Non-Asset-Based segment competes with other logistics companies for the services of third-party capacity providers and management employees. The Company's operations are regulated and licensed by various government agencies, including the DOT, EPA, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
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