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CAI International, Inc. (CAI)

(Delayed Data from NYSE)

$44.29 USD


+0.94 (2.17%)

Updated Mar 2, 2021 04:00 PM ET

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Top 19% (47 out of 253)

Industry: Transportation - Equipment and Leasing

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Company Summary

CAI INTERNATIONAL, INC. is one of the world's leading intermodal freight container leasing and management companies. Intermodal freight containers are large, standardized steel boxes, which CAI leases primarily to international steamship companies, and are used to transport cargo by a number of means, including ship, truck and rail. A portion of the container fleet is owned by CAI with the balance being owned by third parties on whose behalf CAI manages the containers. Accordingly, CAI operates its business through two segments: container leasing and container fleet management. Through its international network of offices and agents CAI also has developed an active after-market program for containers retired from the international shipping fleet.

General Information

CAI International, Inc.

Steuart Tower 1 Market Plaza Suite 900

San Francisco, CA 94105

Phone: 415-788-0100

Fax: 415-788-3430


Email: NA

Industry Transportation - Equipment and Leasing
Sector Transportation
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 12/31/2020
Next EPS Date 5/4/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 1.66
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 7.01
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 5/4/2021

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 43.35
52 Week High 50.21
52 Week Low 10.13
Beta 1.62
20 Day Moving Average 310,579.06
Target Price Consensus 41.50


% Price Change
4 Week 35.51
12 Week 27.42
YTD 38.76
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 32.06
12 Week 23.68
YTD 33.58
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 17.74
Market Capitalization (millions) 780.67
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date NA
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 2.27%
Annual Dividend $1.00
Payout Ratio 0.24
Change in Payout Ratio 0.21
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 12/8/2020 / $0.25

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 6.28
Trailing 12 Months 13.02
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 225.93%
vs. Previous Quarter 69.23%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -21.13%
vs. Previous Quarter 3.18%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 1.30
Price/Cash Flow 4.54
Price / Sales 2.29
12/31/20 14.37
9/30/20 10.61
6/30/20 9.74
12/31/20 2.92
9/30/20 2.15
6/30/20 1.99
Current Ratio
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 0.82
6/30/20 0.75
Quick Ratio
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 0.82
6/30/20 0.75
Operating Margin
12/31/20 24.77
9/30/20 17.20
6/30/20 14.56
Net Margin
12/31/20 8.12
9/30/20 7.22
6/30/20 1.54
Pre-Tax Margin
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 18.84
6/30/20 10.25
Book Value
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 33.91
6/30/20 33.34
Inventory Turnover
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 NA
6/30/20 NA
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 2.87
6/30/20 2.96
Debt to Capital
12/31/20 NA
9/30/20 70.94
6/30/20 71.54