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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.15
SWFT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
70% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. SWFT: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SWFT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.08 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.15
Equity to Asset 0.22
SWFT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
89% of the 804 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. SWFT: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SWFT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.03  Med: 0.43 Max: 0.6
Current: 0.22
-0.03
0.6
Interest Coverage 8.51
SWFT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
57% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. SWFT: 8.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SWFT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 4.11 Max: 9.54
Current: 8.51
0.66
9.54
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 2.62
M-Score: -3.28
WACC vs ROIC
10.72%
13.36%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 7.82
SWFT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 800 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.09 vs. SWFT: 7.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SWFT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.13  Med: 8.46 Max: 9.22
Current: 7.82
5.13
9.22
Net-margin (%) 4.44
SWFT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 808 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. SWFT: 4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SWFT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.94  Med: 3.47 Max: 4.67
Current: 4.44
-16.94
4.67
ROE (%) 30.43
SWFT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 796 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.96 vs. SWFT: 30.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SWFT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -587.36  Med: 36.35 Max: 752.14
Current: 30.43
-587.36
752.14
ROA (%) 6.35
SWFT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. SWFT: 6.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SWFT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.84  Med: 5.07 Max: 6.8
Current: 6.35
-18.84
6.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.64
SWFT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 9.71 vs. SWFT: 17.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SWFT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.66  Med: 16.54 Max: 20.1
Current: 17.64
5.66
20.1
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.60
SWFT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SWFT: 5.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWFT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.1  Med: 7.90 Max: 37.6
Current: 5.6
-17.1
37.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.10
SWFT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. SWFT: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWFT' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.3  Med: 5.50 Max: 52.4
Current: 6.1
-17.3
52.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 18.90
SWFT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. SWFT: 18.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWFT' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.6  Med: 18.90 Max: 59.2
Current: 18.9
-29.6
59.2
» SWFT's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-27)


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

SWFT Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Joel Greenblatt 123,225 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 933,000 sh (+140.09%)
Ken Fisher 1,677,993 sh (+56.89%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 163,131 sh (+40.50%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 554,270 sh (+29.72%)
Chuck Royce 401,073 sh (-41.75%)
Paul Tudor Jones 29,527 sh (-43.13%)
Jim Simons 295,100 sh (-53.02%)
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Q3 2015

SWFT Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Scott Black 25,975 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 98,000 sh (+231.90%)
Steven Cohen 2,568,649 sh (+175.31%)
Joel Greenblatt 268,401 sh (+117.81%)
Chuck Royce 487,073 sh (+21.44%)
Ken Fisher 1,818,672 sh (+8.38%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 590,660 sh (+6.57%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 163,131 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2015

SWFT Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 166,699 sh (+2.19%)
Ken Fisher 1,819,526 sh (+0.05%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Chuck Royce 474,073 sh (-2.67%)
Scott Black 8,025 sh (-69.10%)
Steven Cohen 577,800 sh (-77.51%)
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Q1 2016

SWFT Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Joel Greenblatt 1,726,860 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 33,981 sh (New)
Jim Simons 753,700 sh (New)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 175,659 sh (+5.37%)
Ken Fisher 1,823,519 sh (+0.22%)
Scott Black Sold Out
Chuck Royce 163,573 sh (-65.50%)
Steven Cohen 62,100 sh (-89.25%)
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Trucking
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Swift Transportation Co is a multi-faceted transportation services company and a truckload carrier in North America. The Company's four reportable operating segments consist of Truckload, Dedicated, Central Refrigerated and Intermodal.

Swift Transportation Co was formed on May 20, 2010. The Company is a multi-faceted transportation services company and operates the fleet of truckload equipment in North America. The Company's four reportable operating segments consist of Truckload, Dedicated, Central Refrigerated and Intermodal. Its Truckload segment consists of one-way movements over irregular routes throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. This service utilizes both company and owner-operator tractors with dry van, flatbed, as well as trailing equipment. Its growing cross-border, Mexico truckload business includes service through Trans-Mex, the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. Its Mexican operations mainly haul through commercial border crossings from Laredo, Texas westward to California. Through its Dedicated segment, the Company devote use of equipment and offer tailored solutions under long-term contracts. The Company's Dedicated operations use its terminal network, operating systems, and for-hire freight volumes to source backhaul opportunities to improve its asset utilization and reduce deadhead miles. In its Dedicated operations, the Company provide transportation professionals on-site at each customer's facilities and have a centralized team of transportation engineers to design transportation solutions to support private fleet conversions and/or develop optimal solutions for customers' transportation requirements. Its Central Refrigerated segment consists mainly of shipments for customers that require temperature-controlled trailers and represents the core operations of Central Refrigerated. These shipments include one-way movements over irregular routes, dedicated truck operations, as well as a small number of intermodal trailer on flat car, or TOFC, and third party logistics loads. Its Intermodal segment includes revenue generated by moving freight over the rail in its containers or other trailing equipment, combined with revenue for drayage to transport loads between the railheads and customer locations and requires lower tractor investment than general truckload service, making it one of the Company's less asset-intensive businesses. It offers these products to and from 59 active rail ramps located across North America. The Company's customers are corporations with operations, geographically distributed locations, and diverse shipping needs. The Company competes with many truckload carriers and, to a lesser extent, with less-than-truckload carriers, or LTL, railroads, and third-party logistics, brokerage, freight forwarding, and other transportation companies. Its operations are regulated and licensed by various government agencies in the United States, Mexico, and Canada.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 14.80
SWFT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
53% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 15.15 vs. SWFT: 14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SWFT' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.15  Med: 15.09 Max: 29.07
Current: 14.8
9.15
29.07
Forward P/E 14.01
SWFT's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
53% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. SWFT: 14.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.80
SWFT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
55% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 15.33 vs. SWFT: 14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SWFT' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.15  Med: 15.09 Max: 29.07
Current: 14.8
9.15
29.07
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 8.33
SWFT's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 15.91 vs. SWFT: 8.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
SWFT' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.86  Med: 13.03 Max: 55.4
Current: 8.33
5.86
55.4
P/B 4.31
SWFT's P/B is ranked lower than
90% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. SWFT: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SWFT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.82  Med: 8.43 Max: 139.11
Current: 4.31
2.82
139.11
P/S 0.66
SWFT's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. SWFT: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SWFT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.55 Max: 0.98
Current: 0.66
0.18
0.98
PFCF 10.63
SWFT's PFCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 13.63 vs. SWFT: 10.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SWFT' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.95  Med: 16.25 Max: 46.17
Current: 10.63
7.95
46.17
POCF 4.82
SWFT's POCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.52 vs. SWFT: 4.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SWFT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.69  Med: 5.94 Max: 14.7
Current: 4.82
2.69
14.7
EV-to-EBIT 10.45
SWFT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
68% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 13.26 vs. SWFT: 10.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SWFT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 11.50 Max: 32.5
Current: 10.45
7.9
32.5
EV-to-EBITDA 5.75
SWFT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
78% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 9.23 vs. SWFT: 5.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SWFT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 6.70 Max: 11
Current: 5.75
4.5
11
Shiller P/E 135.51
SWFT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
96% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 19.57 vs. SWFT: 135.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SWFT' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 71.11  Med: 231.22 Max: 1684
Current: 135.51
71.11
1684
Current Ratio 1.94
SWFT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. SWFT: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SWFT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.39
Current: 1.94
0.64
2.39
Quick Ratio 1.89
SWFT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SWFT: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SWFT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.16 Max: 2.32
Current: 1.89
0.62
2.32
Days Inventory 2.52
SWFT's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
81% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 12.24 vs. SWFT: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SWFT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.15  Med: 2.49 Max: 2.95
Current: 2.52
2.15
2.95
Days Sales Outstanding 36.85
SWFT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 40.81 vs. SWFT: 36.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SWFT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.11  Med: 36.78 Max: 42.76
Current: 36.85
3.11
42.76
Days Payable 16.90
SWFT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
79% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 35.68 vs. SWFT: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SWFT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.73  Med: 17.75 Max: 21.3
Current: 16.9
14.73
21.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 32.53
SWFT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. SWFT: 32.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SWFT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.79  Med: 31.96 Max: 118.69
Current: 32.53
23.79
118.69
Price/Projected FCF 1.72
SWFT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. SWFT: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SWFT' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 3.83 Max: 24.63
Current: 1.72
1.41
24.63
Price/Median PS Value 1.21
SWFT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
67% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. SWFT: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SWFT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.94 Max: 1.75
Current: 1.21
0.39
1.75
Price/Graham Number 4.77
SWFT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
96% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. SWFT: 4.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SWFT' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.27  Med: 4.28 Max: 9.37
Current: 4.77
3.27
9.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.60
SWFT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. SWFT: 9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SWFT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 8.70 Max: 12.7
Current: 9.6
3.1
12.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 7.34
SWFT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 449 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. SWFT: 7.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SWFT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.5  Med: -6.00 Max: 15.8
Current: 7.34
-10.5
15.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,134
EPS (TTM) $ 1.31
Beta1.73
Short Percentage of Float34.48%
52-Week Range $11.74 - 24.76
Shares Outstanding (Mil)135.10

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 4,108 4,326 4,505
EPS ($) 1.37 1.58 1.80
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.37 1.58 1.80
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
6.81%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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