C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHRW)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Monday . The stock traded as high as $87.57 and last traded at $86.54, with a volume of 2029000 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $86.65.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $90.00 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. Goldman Sachs Group assumed coverage on shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide in a research note on Monday, November 13th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $78.00 target price for the company. Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide from $71.00 to $82.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Oppenheimer reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Finally, Cowen raised their target price on shares of C.H. Robinson Worldwide from $87.00 to $88.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $77.35.

The firm has a market capitalization of $12,094.80, a P/E ratio of 25.90, a P/E/G ratio of 2.98 and a beta of 0.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55, a current ratio of 1.24 and a quick ratio of 1.24.

C.H. Robinson Worldwide (NASDAQ:CHRW) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 31st. The transportation company reported $0.85 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.82 by $0.03. C.H. Robinson Worldwide had a net margin of 3.31% and a return on equity of 36.06%. The business had revenue of $3.78 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.65 billion. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.90 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. will post 3.33 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, insider Jordan T. Kass sold 1,738 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $78.75, for a total value of $136,867.50. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 24,348 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,917,405. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, VP Ben G. Campbell sold 4,865 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.00, for a total transaction of $413,525.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 29,837 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,536,145. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 22,903 shares of company stock valued at $1,854,925 over the last three months. Corporate insiders own 0.85% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CHRW. Nicolet Bankshares Inc. bought a new stake in C.H. Robinson Worldwide during the 3rd quarter valued at about $202,000. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC lifted its holdings in C.H. Robinson Worldwide by 39.0% during the 3rd quarter. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC now owns 2,675 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $204,000 after buying an additional 750 shares in the last quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. bought a new stake in C.H. Robinson Worldwide during the 3rd quarter valued at about $205,000. MML Investors Services LLC lifted its holdings in C.H. Robinson Worldwide by 10.2% during the 2nd quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 3,025 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $208,000 after buying an additional 280 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Sawtooth Solutions LLC lifted its holdings in C.H. Robinson Worldwide by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter. Sawtooth Solutions LLC now owns 3,031 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $208,000 after buying an additional 73 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.68% of the company’s stock.

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C.H. Robinson Worldwide Company Profile

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc is a provider of transportation services and logistics solutions through a network of offices operating in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and South America. The Company’s segments include North American Surface Transportation (NAST), Global Forwarding, Robinson Fresh, and All Other and Corporate.

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