WERN Werner Enterprises

  • STOCK
  • WERN
  • Price as of: Dec 02, 06:55 PM EST
  • $27.70
  • -$0.05
  • -0.2%
  • Industry
  • Trucking
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WERN Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    0.87% Services Average 2.23%
  • Annualized Payout
    $0.24 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    22.6% EPS $1.06
  • Dividend Growth
    1 yr Since 2015
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WERN Upcoming Dividend Payouts

Next Ex-Dividend Date
Dec 29
Date
$0.06
Amount
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Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.0600 2016-11-15 2016-12-29 2017-01-03 2017-01-17 Regular
DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Metric WERN Rank WERN Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is slightly above Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is lower than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is above average against Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

WERN Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
1.6% 5.0% 1 year
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WERN Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.2100 2015 5.0%
Historical Dividend Data

WERN Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.0600 2016-11-15 2016-12-29 2017-01-03 2017-01-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2016-06-28 2016-07-06 2016-07-08 2016-07-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2016-02-23 2016-04-14 2016-04-18 2016-05-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2015-11-17 2015-12-30 2016-01-04 2016-01-19 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2015-08-17 2015-10-01 2015-10-05 2015-10-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2015-06-08 2015-07-01 2015-07-06 2015-07-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2015-03-23 2015-04-16 2015-04-20 2015-05-05 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2014-12-01 2014-12-31 2015-01-05 2015-01-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2014-09-09 2014-10-02 2014-10-06 2014-10-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2014-06-09 2014-07-02 2014-07-07 2014-07-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2014-03-24 2014-04-10 2014-04-14 2014-05-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-12-02 2014-01-02 2014-01-06 2014-01-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-09-05 2013-10-03 2013-10-07 2013-10-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-06-07 2013-06-27 2013-07-01 2013-07-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2013-03-25 2013-04-11 2013-04-15 2013-05-07 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2012-11-13 2013-01-03 2013-01-07 2013-01-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.5000 2012-11-13 2012-11-27 2012-11-29 2012-12-13 Yes Special N/A
$0.0500 2012-09-07 2012-09-27 2012-10-01 2012-10-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2012-06-08 2012-06-28 2012-07-02 2012-07-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2012-03-26 2012-04-12 2012-04-16 2012-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2011-11-15 2012-01-05 2012-01-09 2012-01-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2011-11-15 2011-11-28 2011-11-30 2011-12-15 Yes Special N/A
$0.0500 2011-09-07 2011-09-29 2011-10-03 2011-10-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2011-06-17 2011-06-30 2011-07-05 2011-07-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2011-03-31 2011-04-14 2011-04-18 2011-05-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2010-11-09 2011-01-06 2011-01-10 2011-01-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.6000 2010-11-09 2010-11-18 2010-11-22 2010-12-07 Yes Special N/A
$0.0500 2010-09-14 2010-09-30 2010-10-04 2010-10-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2010-06-16 2010-07-01 2010-07-06 2010-07-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2010-03-29 2010-04-15 2010-04-19 2010-05-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2009-11-10 2010-01-07 2010-01-11 2010-01-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$1.2500 2009-11-10 2009-11-19 2009-11-23 2009-12-08 Yes Special N/A
$0.0500 2009-09-22 2009-10-01 2009-10-05 2009-10-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2009-06-19 2009-07-01 2009-07-06 2009-07-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2009-03-30 2009-04-16 2009-04-20 2009-05-05 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2008-11-11 2009-01-08 2009-01-12 2009-01-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$2.1000 2008-11-11 2008-11-19 2008-11-21 2008-12-05 Yes Special N/A
$0.0500 2008-09-23 2008-10-02 2008-10-06 2008-10-21 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2008-06-13 2008-07-02 2008-07-07 2008-07-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2008-04-07 2008-04-17 2008-04-21 2008-05-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2007-12-07 2008-01-07 2008-01-09 2008-01-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2007-09-17 2007-09-27 2007-10-01 2007-10-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2007-06-07 2007-06-28 2007-07-02 2007-07-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0450 2007-03-16 2007-04-12 2007-04-16 2007-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0450 2006-11-29 2007-01-04 2007-01-08 2007-01-23 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0450 2006-09-06 2006-09-28 2006-10-02 2006-10-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0450 2006-06-02 2006-06-29 2006-07-03 2006-07-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2006-03-31 2006-04-12 2006-04-17 2006-05-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2005-12-01 2006-01-05 2006-01-09 2006-01-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2005-08-31 2005-09-29 2005-10-03 2005-10-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2005-05-11 2005-06-30 2005-07-05 2005-07-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0350 2005-03-31 2005-04-14 2005-04-18 2005-05-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0350 2004-11-29 2005-01-06 2005-01-10 2005-01-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0350 2004-08-30 2004-09-30 2004-10-04 2004-10-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0350 2004-05-12 2004-07-01 2004-07-06 2004-07-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2004-04-05 2004-04-15 2004-04-19 2004-05-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2003-12-04 2004-01-08 2004-01-12 2004-01-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2003-09-02 2003-10-02 2003-10-06 2003-10-21 Yes Regular Quarter
5-for-4 2003-09-02 2003-10-01 2003-09-16 2003-09-30 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0240 2003-06-12 2003-07-02 2003-07-07 2003-07-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0160 2003-04-07 2003-04-16 2003-04-21 2003-05-06 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0160 2002-12-19 2003-01-09 2003-01-13 2003-01-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0160 2002-08-29 2002-10-03 2002-10-07 2002-10-22 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0160 2002-06-17 2002-06-27 2002-07-01 2002-07-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0120 2002-04-02 2002-04-18 2002-04-22 2002-05-07 Unknown Regular Quarter
4-for-3 2002-02-11 2002-03-15 2002-02-25 2002-03-14 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0150 2001-12-07 2002-01-10 2002-01-14 2002-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2001-08-27 2001-09-27 2001-10-01 2001-10-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2001-06-06 2001-06-28 2001-07-02 2001-07-17 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2001-03-06 2001-04-11 2001-04-16 2001-05-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2000-12-07 2001-01-04 2001-01-08 2001-01-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2000-08-24 2000-09-28 2000-10-02 2000-10-17 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2000-05-30 2000-06-29 2000-07-03 2000-07-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 2000-03-02 2000-04-13 2000-04-17 2000-05-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 1999-11-30 2000-01-06 2000-01-10 2000-01-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 1999-09-07 1999-09-30 1999-10-04 1999-10-19 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 1999-05-26 1999-07-01 1999-07-06 1999-07-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0150 1999-03-01 1999-04-15 1999-04-19 1999-05-04 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0150 1998-12-08 1999-01-07 1999-01-11 1999-01-26 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0115 1998-08-26 1998-10-01 1998-10-05 1998-10-20 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0115 1998-05-15 1998-07-01 1998-07-06 1998-07-21 Unknown Unknown unknown
5-for-4 1998-04-15 1998-05-14 1998-04-27 1998-05-13 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0120 1998-02-11 1998-04-16 1998-04-20 1998-05-05 Unknown Unknown unknown
$0.0120 1997-11-19 1998-01-08 1998-01-12 1998-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0120 1997-10-02 1997-10-03 1997-10-06 1997-10-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0120 1997-06-02 1997-07-02 1997-07-07 1997-07-22 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1997-02-21 1997-04-17 1997-04-21 1997-05-06 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1996-12-09 1997-01-09 1997-01-13 1997-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1996-09-12 1996-10-03 1996-10-07 1996-10-22 Unknown Regular Quarter
3-for-2 1996-07-16 1996-08-12 1996-07-26 1996-08-09 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0112 1996-06-13 1996-07-03 1996-07-08 1996-07-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1996-04-08 1996-04-18 1996-04-22 1996-05-06 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1996-01-03 1996-01-04 1996-01-08 1996-01-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1995-09-21 1995-09-28 1995-10-02 1995-10-17 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1995-06-15 1995-07-06 1995-07-10 1995-07-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1995-03-27 1995-04-18 1995-04-24 1995-05-08 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1994-12-30 1995-01-03 1995-01-09 1995-01-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1994-09-23 1994-10-03 1994-10-07 1994-10-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1994-06-24 1994-07-05 1994-07-11 1994-07-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0080 1994-05-04 1994-05-09 1994-05-13 1994-05-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0096 1993-12-20 1994-01-04 1994-01-10 1994-01-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0064 1993-09-29 1993-10-04 1993-10-08 1993-10-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0064 1993-06-22 1993-07-08 1993-07-14 1993-07-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0064 1993-04-16 1993-04-20 1993-04-26 1993-05-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0064 1992-12-28 1993-01-05 1993-01-11 1993-01-25 Unknown Regular Quarter

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Company Profile

WERN Company Profile

Exchange: NASDAQ
Sector: Services
Industry: Trucking

Werner Enterprises- (WERN)-engages in hauling truckload shipments of general commodities, as well as providing logistics services in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Truckload Transportation Services and Value Added Services. As of December 31, 2007, the company operated 7,470 company tractors, and had contracts for 780 tractors owned by owner-operators. It also operated 24,855 trailers, including 23,109 dry vans, 501 flatbeds, and 1,245 temperature-controlled trailers. The company was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Werner Enterprises News

  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its upcoming dividend payout. For more information, check out Everything Investors Need to Know About...

  • Werner Enterprises Reports 15% Drop In Q3 Earnings; Meets EPS Estimates (WERN)

    Werner Enterprises (WERN) announced its third quarter earnings after the bell on Thursday, posting a 1% change in revenues from last year's Q3, but a 15% drop in net income. The Omaha, NE-based logistics and transportation company announced Q3 revenue of $511.73 million, which was up slightly from last year's $506.50 million revenue figure. WERN reported net income for the quarter of $21.53 million, or 29 cents per diluted share, which was down from last year's Q3 earnings of $25.13 million, or 34 cents per diluted share. The company was able to meet analyst views of 29 cents EPS, and slightly surpass the revenue estimate of $503.82 million. WERN shares were up 21 cents, or 0.90%, at Thursday's market close, but were edging lower in after-hours trading. YTD, the company's stock is up just over 4%.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Werner Enterprises (WERN) have a yield of 0.85% based on Thursday's closing price of $23.65 and the company's annualized payout of 20 cents. Werner Enterprises (WERN)  is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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  • KeyBanc Downgrades Werner Enterprises to "Hold" (WERN)

    Following Werner Enterprises, Inc.'s (WERN) third quarter earnings warning, analysts at KeyBanc downgraded the transportation and logistics company on Tuesday. The analysts downgraded WERN from "Buy" to "Hold." KeyBanc analyst Todd Fowler said, "We downgrade WERN from Buy to HOLD following its negative 3Q pre-ann'ct, which reflected a number of company-specific issues that we expect to limit upside going forward; we would focus investors on other, stronger-performing names within the truckload space, specifically, BUY-rated Swift Transportation Company (SWFT), Marten Transport Ltd. (MRTN), and Knight Transportation Inc. (KNX)." Werner Enterprises shares were down $1.66, or 6.80%, during pre-market trading on Tuesday. The stock is up 12.64% year-to-date.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Werner Enterprises (WERN) offer a dividend yield of 0.82% based on Monday's closing price of $24.41 and the company's annualized dividend payout of 20 cents per share. Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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  • Wunderlich Downgrades Werner Enterprises to a "Hold" (WERN)

    On Wednesday, Wunderlich announced that it has downgraded transportation and logistics company Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) . The firm has cut its rating on WERN from a "Buy" to a "Hold," and has given the company a $25 price target. This price target suggests a 4% increase from the stock's current price of $24. Analysts are expecting to see negative earnings growth for the fourth consecutive quarter. Werner Enterprises shares were down 52 cents, or 2.17% during premarket trading Wednesday. The stock is up 11% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) have a 0.83% yield, based on Tuesday's closing price of $24.00. Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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  • Werner Enterprises Estimates Raised at Morgan Stanley (WERN)

    Transportation and logistics company Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) saw its earnings estimates boosted on Wednesday by analysts at Morgan Stanley. The analyst raised its 2009 and 2010 full-year estimates to $0.68 from $0.67 per share and to $0.89 from $0.86 per share, respectively. Morgan also reiterated its "Underweight" rating. Werner shares were mostly flat in morning trading Wednesday. The Bottom Line We had removed shares of WERN from our "recommended" list last Aug.25 when the stock was trading at $23.95. The company has a dividend yield of 1.10%, based on last night's closing stock price of $18.12. The stock has technical support in the $14-$16 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $20-$22 price level. We would remain on the sidelines for now. Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 2.9 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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