W Davis - P A Independent Director

PTSI -  USA Stock  

USD 70.89  2.97  4.37%

  Director
Mr. W. Scott Davis is Independent Director of P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. He has servsd as Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Clearview International, LLC, a data center business headquartered in Dallas, Texas. He was an investor in Clearview since June 2009. He was a Partner and Senior Managing Director of Rock Financial Partners, LLC from April 2009 to December 2013. From August 2006 to April 2009, he served as the President and sole owner of WS Davis, Inc., the company through which he performed his consulting work. From 1987 to 2006, Mr. Davis worked for Stephens Inc., an investment banking firm, including serving as an Executive Vice President of Stephens Inc. from 2002 to 2006
Age: 55  Director Since 2007      
479 361 9111  https://www.pamtransport.com
Davis has served as a director of PTSI since August 2007. He has extensive experience in the investment banking industry. He currently serves as Chairman of our Audit Committee. His extensive experience in financial statement analysis and review qualifies him to serve on the Board and as a member of the Audit Committee of PTSI.

W Davis Latest Insider Activity

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P A Management Efficiency

P A M has return on total asset (ROA) of 9.23 % which means that it generated profit of $9.23 on every $100 spent on asset. This is normal as compared to the sector avarege. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of 38.56 %, meaning that it created $38.56 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders. P A management efficiency ratios could be used to measure how well the company manages its routine affairs as well as how well it operates its assets and liabilities. P A Return on Invested Capital is most likely to increase slightly in the upcoming years. The last year's value of Return on Invested Capital was reported at 0.12. The current Return on Sales is estimated to increase to 0.11, while Return on Investment is projected to decrease to 6.31. P A Asset Turnover is most likely to slightly decrease in the upcoming years. The last year's value of Asset Turnover was reported at 1.04
The company currently holds 244.77 M in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 1.3, which is about average as compared to similar companies. P A M has a current ratio of 1.53, which is within standard range for the sector.
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Transportation Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a truckload transportation and logistics company in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Tontitown, Arkansas. P A operates under Trucking classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 2650 people. P A M (PTSI) is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in USA and employs 2,650 people.

P A M Leadership Team

Elected by the shareholders, the P A's board of directors comprises two types of representatives: P A inside directors who are chosen from within the company, and outside directors, selected externally and held independent of P A. The board's role is to monitor P A's management team and ensure that shareholders' interests are well served. P A's inside directors are responsible for reviewing and approving budgets prepared by upper management to implement core corporate initiatives and projects. On the other hand, P A's outside directors are responsible for providing unbiased perspectives on the board's policies.
Frederick Calderone, Director
Norman Harned, Director
Daniel Sullivan, Independent Director
Matt Herndon, COO
Matthew Moroun, Chairman of the Board
Pete Montano, Director
Franklin McLarty, Director
Allen West, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer, VP of Fin., Treasurer and Secretary
Edwin Lukas, Director
Manuel Moroun, Director
W Davis, Independent Director
Daniel Cushman, CEO and President Director, Member of Executive Committee and Member of Compensation Committee

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Is P A's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of P A. If investors know P A will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about P A listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of P A M is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of P A that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of P A's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is P A's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because P A's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect P A's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
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