Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) had its price target lifted by Credit Suisse Group from $31.00 to $32.00 in a report published on Monday. Credit Suisse Group currently has an outperform rating on the stock.

SNDR has been the topic of several other reports. Morgan Stanley increased their price target on Schneider National from $26.00 to $28.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. KeyCorp initiated coverage on Schneider National in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. They set a sector weight rating on the stock. Citigroup downgraded Schneider National from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $32.00 price target on shares of Schneider National in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Buckingham Research began coverage on Schneider National in a research report on Friday, October 20th. They set a buy rating and a $29.00 target price on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Schneider National has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $29.70.

Shares of Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) opened at $26.78 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $4,740.00 and a PE ratio of 12.12. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26, a quick ratio of 1.93 and a current ratio of 2.12. Schneider National has a 12-month low of $17.69 and a 12-month high of $30.00.

Schneider National (NYSE:SNDR) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 1st. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $1.19 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.15 billion. Schneider National had a return on equity of 10.98% and a net margin of 8.89%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 11.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.31 EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Schneider National will post 1.4 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 14th. This is a boost from Schneider National’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.90%. Schneider National’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 9.05%.

In other news, CFO Lori A. Lutey sold 70,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.11, for a total transaction of $1,967,700.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 515,838 shares in the company, valued at approximately $14,500,206.18. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. State of Wisconsin Investment Board grew its position in shares of Schneider National by 6.7% during the 4th quarter. State of Wisconsin Investment Board now owns 400,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,424,000 after acquiring an additional 25,000 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its position in shares of Schneider National by 22.0% during the 4th quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 35,207 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,006,000 after acquiring an additional 6,358 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its position in shares of Schneider National by 35.4% during the 4th quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 119,645 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,418,000 after acquiring an additional 31,262 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP grew its position in shares of Schneider National by 48.7% during the 4th quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 203,934 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,824,000 after acquiring an additional 66,795 shares during the period. Finally, Associated Banc Corp grew its position in shares of Schneider National by 1.0% during the 4th quarter. Associated Banc Corp now owns 2,532,293 shares of the company’s stock valued at $72,322,000 after acquiring an additional 25,370 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 21.28% of the company’s stock.

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Schneider National Company Profile

Schneider National, Inc is a provider of transportation, logistics and related services. The Company’s transportation solutions include one-way, intermodal, dedicated, bulk, transport management, trans loading services, international services and Schneider payment services. Its supply chain management and consulting services include logistics solution design, global supply chain services, enterprise and market entry assistance, and sourcing and compliance.

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