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Saia operates as a transportation company. The Company provides regional and interregional less-than-truckload services, truckload services, and other value-added services, including non-asset truckload, expedited, and logistics services. It operates a network of owned and leased facilities, and a fleet of tractors and trailers. 

TypePublic
Founded1924
HQDuluth, US
Websitesaia.com
Employee Ratings3.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)9,800
Job Openings879
Revenue (FY, 2018)$1.7 B(+20%)
Share Price (Nov 2019)$99

Saia Office Locations

Saia has offices in Duluth, Boise and Houma
Duluth, US (HQ)
11465 Johns Creek Pkwy #400
Boise, US
1755 N Westgate Dr #105
Houma, US
104 E Woodlawn Ranch Rd
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Saia Financials and Metrics

Saia Revenue

Saia's revenue was reported to be $1.65 b in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (FY, 2018)

1.7b

Net income (FY, 2018)

105.0m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

141.2m

Market capitalization (12-Nov-2019)

2.6b

Closing stock price (12-Nov-2019)

99.0

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

2.2m

EV

2.6b
Saia's current market capitalization is $2.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.1b1.3b1.2b1.2b1.4b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

12%(4%)0%13%

Operating expense total

1.3b1.5b

Depreciation and amortization

51.6m59.0m65.0m87.1m102.2m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

293.1m299.7m330.4m332.5m293.0m323.5m317.2m289.9m311.9m316.4m317.0m358.2m350.1m392.8m821.5m

Operating expense total

271.2m284.5m307.7m305.4m271.8m292.2m297.4m272.3m290.2m293.8m299.5m328.4m325.5m365.2m752.4m

Depreciation and amortization

23.0m48.3m

EBIT

21.9m15.2m22.7m27.1m21.2m31.3m19.8m17.6m21.7m22.6m17.5m29.7m24.6m27.6m69.1m
Annual
USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

8.7m29.0m1.3m321.0k159.0k159.0k4.4m124.0k124.0k1.5m4.7m2.2m

Accounts Receivable

67.9m170.6m

Prepaid Expenses

17.5m

Inventories

Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Cash

4.1m842.0k1.8m7.2m196.0k3.7m4.5m238.0k360.0k789.0k711.0k399.0k81.0k496.0k1.2m

Accounts Receivable

127.5m141.9m148.9m146.6m140.3m146.2m139.0m137.6m142.3m143.5m149.0m167.0m172.1m191.4m200.6m

Current Assets

169.2m186.4m194.5m193.5m196.0m194.0m185.7m175.4m172.1m166.4m184.6m197.6m200.6m226.0m232.7m

Total Assets

605.7m643.8m682.7m679.5m739.5m756.3m751.0m795.7m828.9m808.6m927.2m940.3m952.7m1.0b1.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

43.6m52.0m55.0m48.0m91.2m105.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

51.6m59.0m65.0m76.2m87.1m102.2m

Inventories

Accounts Payable

5.5m(8.6m)(382.0k)(3.4m)7.1m10.6m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

12.9m8.6m13.6m16.3m12.6m19.2m11.8m10.6m13.3m13.8m11.4m43.4m21.1m51.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

13.7m13.8m15.1m15.3m15.2m16.6m16.8m17.2m19.7m19.9m20.1m64.6m23.0m48.3m

Accounts Payable

62.9m57.5m57.3m49.9m59.5m59.7m49.7m48.1m71.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

127.7m35.5m112.1m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

18.3 x

EV/CFO

10.1 x

Revenue/Employee

168.8k

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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Saia Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Q2, 2017

Locations

150 150 151

Tractors

3.78 k3.93 k3.99 k

Trailers

11.53 k12.37 k13.18 k

Vehicle Fleet

18 k
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Saia News and Updates

Saia Reports Record Third Quarter Earnings per Share of $1.25

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Oct. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (Nasdaq: SAIA), a leading transportation provider offering multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL), non-asset truckload, expedited and logistics services, today reported third quarter 2019 financial results. Diluted earnings per share…

Saia Opens New Southern California Terminal

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Oct. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) announced today that Saia LTL Freight will open a terminal this Monday in the city of Long Beach, California, home to the second-busiest container port in the country.

Saia LTL Freight Opens New Indianapolis Terminal

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Oct. 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA) announced today the opening of its new Saia LTL Freight terminal in Indianapolis, Indiana this coming Friday, Oct. 4.

Saia Provides Third Quarter LTL Operating Data

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., Sept. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a leading transportation provider offering multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL), non-asset truckload, expedited and logistics services, is providing LTL shipment and tonnage data for the first two months of the thi…

Saia Reports Record Second Quarter Earnings per Share of $1.40

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., July 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (Nasdaq: SAIA), a leading transportation provider offering multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL), non-asset truckload, expedited and logistics services, today reported second quarter 2019 financial results. Diluted earnings per shar…

Saia to Announce Second Quarter 2019 Results on July 31, 2019

JOHNS CREEK, Ga., July 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a leading transportation provider offering multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL), non-asset truckload, expedited and logistics services,announced that it will release its quarterly financial results before the market…
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Saia Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Saia founded?

    Saia was founded in 1924.

  • How many employees does Saia have?

    Saia has 9,800 employees.

  • What is Saia revenue?

    Latest Saia annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Saia revenue per employee?

    Latest Saia revenue per employee is $168.8 k.

  • Who are Saia competitors?

    Competitors of Saia include Estes Express Lines, YRC Worldwide and Old Dominion Freight Line.

  • Where is Saia headquarters?

    Saia headquarters is located at 11465 Johns Creek Pkwy #400, Duluth.

  • Where are Saia offices?

    Saia has offices in Duluth, Boise and Houma.

  • How many offices does Saia have?

    Saia has 3 offices.