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2 hrs ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

Covenant Profit Doubles During Second Quarter

Tennessee-based Covenant Transportation Group said net income totaled $3.8 million, or 25 cents per share, compared with net income of $1.9 million, or 13 cents per share in the second quarter of 2013 while total revenue was $173.7 million, an increase of 0.7% during the same time.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Covenant Transport, Truckers

6 hrs ago | The City Wire

ArcBest announces 3-cent quarterly dividend

The Board of Directors of Fort Smith-based ArcBest Corp. announced Thursday of 3 cents per share payable Aug. 21 to shareholders of record Aug. 7. ArcBest shares closed Thursday at $43.21, up 47 cents.

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Related Topix: Fort Smith, AR, Transportation, ABF Freight System, Arkansas Best

10 hrs ago | Voodoo Five

Stampeding the 2014 USF Football Roster - #31 RB Darius Tice

Darius is the leading returning rusher on the roster, with 141 yards on 35 carries.

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Related Topix: Transportation, USF, Sports, NCAA Sports, University of South Florida NCAA

10 hrs ago | Transport Topics

Swift Transportation Net Dips 19%

Swift Transportation Co. said net income slipped 19% to $40.2 million, hurt by weaker profit margins at its dedicated and refrigerated units.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Swift Transportation Co

12 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

Landstar System Given Neutral Rating at Credit Suisse

's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Credit Suisse in a report issued on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Landstar System, Transportation

15 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

Before Boyd Gaming Corp.'s Q2 Results: What To Look For

Though locally known and loved, casinos like this struggle as Americans are less willing to part with their hard earned income following the financial crisis of 2008.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Boyd Bros Transportation, Las Vegas Sands, Gaming

18 hrs ago | Transport Topics

Covenant's Net Income Rises to $3.8 Million

Covenant Transportation Group reported its first-quarter net income rose to $3.8 million, or 25 cents per share, from $1.9 million, or 13 cents, a year ago.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Covenant Transport

19 hrs ago | WJOL-AM Joliet

An Eye Opening Look at the Trucking Industry

Following the fatal crash on I-55, a listener sent WJOL a letter detailing her experience with truckers and trucking companies.

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Related Topix: Truckers

21 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

'Biggest' Market Basket protest planned Friday

Market Basket workers will hold what organizers hope is their "biggest and final" rally tomorrow, but are prepared to continue protests should the grocery chain's board not heed their calls to reinstate former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.

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Related Topix: Transportation, JB Hunt Transport Services

Yesterday | Xenia Daily Gazette

Jobs available at truck show

There are more than 700 jobs available from vendors at the 2014 Expedite Expo set for this weekend in Wilmington, and one Ohio company is looking to fill nearly 350 of them.

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Related Topix: Wilmington, OH, Clinton County, OH

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Landstar System's (LSTR) CEO Henry Gerkens on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good afternoon, and welcome to Landstar System Inc.'s Second Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call.

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Related Topix: Landstar System, Transportation, Marketing

Seeking Alpha

Forward Air Corporation's (FWRD) CEO Bruce Campbell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Before we begin, I'd like to point out that both the press release and this call are accessible on the Investor Relations section of Forward Air's website at www.forwardair.com.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Forward Air, Logistics, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

TheStreet.com

Why Landstar System (LSTR) Stock Is Up Today

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Related Topix: Transportation, Landstar System, Mozilla, Financial Markets, TheStreet

The Motley Fool

Is FedEx's Trouble With the Feds a Game-Changer?

Rather than capitulate to the charges, like fellow logistics company United Parcel Service , FedEx is fighting the accusation in court.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United Parcel Service, Air Courier, Medicine, Valium, Valrelease, Diazepam (generic), Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Drug Enforcement Administration

DVDCreation Reviews

Trucking and Logistics Leader Andy Ahern Defends Trucking Industry

Over the past year, the trucking industry has been the subject of increasing scrutiny from the government, the media, and the general public which have focused on the industrys safety record and operating practices.

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Related Topix: Transportation

Business Journal

Landstar reports record Q2 earnings

Landstar System reported a record quarterly revenue and diluted earnings per share for in the second quarter, according to a news release.

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Related Topix: Landstar System, Transportation

Business Wire

OMVS Signs Preliminary Agreement to Form New Oilfield Trucking Company

The agreement with Round-Up Transports, LLC, gives OMVS an exclusive option period to conduct due diligence toward a potential joint venture.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Con-Way, Old Dominion Freight Line, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

Hispanic Business

Forward Air Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Operating revenue for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 increased 21.3% to in the prior-year quarter.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Forward Air, Logistics

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Burwell that the Afforda... )--United Community Financial Corp. , holding company of The Home Savings and Loan Company of Youngstown, Ohio , today reported... )--NRG Yield, Inc. today announced the launch of a public offering of 10,500,000 shares of its Class A common stock.

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Related Topix: Banking, United Community Financial, Financial Services, Youngstown, OH, Transportation, Forward Air, Logistics, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, IDEX, Insurance, ACE

Mt. Airy News

Police warn of UPS, Microsoft scams4:11 pm | 0

While many people are busy with lawn and gardening chores, scam artists are focused on trying to separate local residents from their money - as evidenced by a flurry on Monday.

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Related Topix: Transportation, United Parcel Service, Air Courier, Expedited Group

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