NASDAQ:HTLD - Heartland Express Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $21.20
  • Forecasted Upside: 7.34 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$19.75
▲ +0.04 (0.20%)
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Analyst Price Target for HTLD

i We calculate consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). Our consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. Our consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
$21.20
▲ +7.34% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Heartland Express in the last 3 months. The average price target is $21.20, with a high forecast of $25.00 and a low forecast of $18.00. The average price target represents a 7.34% upside from the last price of $19.75.
Hold
The current consensus among 5 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Heartland Express. This rating has held steady since September 2019, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/26/2019
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/24/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/23/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/22/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/20/2020
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/18/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
3/19/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/18/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/21/2021Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$22.00 ➝ $23.00Medium
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10/19/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$26.00 ➝ $25.00High
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10/16/2020BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$20.00High
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10/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$20.00Low
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10/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$17.00 ➝ $18.00Low
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7/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00Low
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7/17/2020Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Peer PerformMedium
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7/17/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
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7/15/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$17.00 ➝ $19.00Low
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5/27/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$22.00 ➝ $24.00High
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4/17/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweight$20.00 ➝ $17.00High
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3/27/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$25.00 ➝ $22.00Medium
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3/17/2020Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$22.00High
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10/11/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 ➝ $23.00Low
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10/7/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$15.00 ➝ $16.00Low
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10/3/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingSell$18.00Low
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9/5/2019Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$25.00High
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Rating by K. Sterling at Seaport Global Securities
7/19/2019Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetHold$21.00N/A
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Rating by Benjamin Hartford at Robert W. Baird
7/1/2019StephensInitiated CoverageHoldLow
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Rating by Jack Atkins at Stephens
4/22/2019StephensSet Price TargetHold$22.00Low
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Rating by Brad Delco at Stephens
1/27/2019StephensReiterated RatingHold$21.00Low
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9/27/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$19.00 ➝ $18.00Low
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7/23/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$14.00 ➝ $15.00Low
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7/20/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$20.00High
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7/20/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$19.00High
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5/7/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$15.00Low
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4/6/2018Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHold$17.00Medium
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4/6/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$16.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
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3/28/2018StephensReiterated RatingHold$19.00Low
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2/20/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$15.00 ➝ $16.00Low
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2/14/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$24.00 ➝ $22.00High
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2/13/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralLow
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Rating by K. Sterling at Seaport Global Securities
11/1/2017BarclaysLower Price TargetUnderweight$21.00 ➝ $20.00N/A
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10/30/2017UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$22.00 ➝ $23.00N/A
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10/12/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$19.00 ➝ $21.00N/A
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10/6/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$26.00N/A
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9/29/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$22.00 ➝ $28.00High
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9/17/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHold$24.00Low
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7/11/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightLow
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7/10/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$19.00 ➝ $23.00Low
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7/10/2017UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$20.00 ➝ $22.00Medium
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2/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$18.00 ➝ $19.00N/A
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12/16/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralN/A
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Rating by R. Wood at Seaport Global Securities
12/15/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A
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11/2/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$18.00N/A
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10/21/2016StephensDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightN/A
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9/12/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
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Rating by Brandon Oglenski at Barclays PLC
8/26/2016Wolfe ResearchReiterated RatingMarket Perform$15.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
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8/26/2016MKM PartnersReiterated RatingNeutral$15.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
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8/26/2016(FBRC)Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$18.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
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8/26/2016UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$16.00 ➝ $10.00N/A
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8/26/2016Nomura SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$17.00 ➝ $14.00N/A
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8/26/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$14.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
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8/25/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$17.00 ➝ $12.00N/A
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8/25/2016CL KingReiterated RatingNeutralN/A
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8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldN/A
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7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetUnderweight$16.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
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7/29/2016UBS GroupBoost Price TargetSell$15.00 ➝ $16.00N/A
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6/22/2016Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A
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Rating by T. Albrecht at Truist Financial Co.
5/26/2016(FBRC)Lower Price Target$20.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
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5/26/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$27.00 ➝ $18.00N/A
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5/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformN/A
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(Data available from 4/18/2016 forward)
Heartland Express logo
Heartland Express, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of short-to-medium haul truckload carrier services. It offers long haul truckload and regional truckload transportation. The company was founded by Russell A. Gerdin in 1978 and is headquartered in North Liberty, IA.
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Today's Range

Now: $19.75
$19.61
$19.92

50 Day Range

MA: $19.34
$18.20
$19.95

52 Week Range

Now: $19.75
$17.85
$22.75

Volume

237,670 shs

Average Volume

431,943 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.58 billion

P/E Ratio

24.38

Dividend Yield

0.41%

Beta

0.54

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Heartland Express?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on Heartland Express in the last year: Barclays PLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Morgan Stanley, Stifel Nicolaus, TheStreet, Wolfe Research, and Zacks Investment Research.
View the latest analyst ratings for HTLD.

What is the current price target for Heartland Express?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Heartland Express in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $21.20, suggesting a possible upside of 7.3%. KeyCorp has the highest price target set, predicting HTLD will reach $25.00 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $18.00 for Heartland Express in the next year.
View the latest price targets for HTLD.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for Heartland Express?

Heartland Express currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in HTLD, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
View the latest ratings for HTLD.

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How do I contact Heartland Express' investor relations team?

Heartland Express' physical mailing address is 901 NORTH KANSAS AVENUE, NORTH LIBERTY IA, 52317. The transportation company's listed phone number is (319) 626-3600. The official website for Heartland Express is www.heartlandexpress.com.