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  1. Diamondback, Arkansas Best Find Support At 10-WeekRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... The group ranked No. 31 among IBD's 197 industry groups in Thursday's issue, up from No. 61 six weeks ago. Arkansas Best continues to find support at its 10-week line since emerging March 6 from a three-month consolidation past 36.05. It's been ...

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  2. Senior Arkansas Best officer to retire in MarchRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The City Wire

    Jim Keenan, senior vice president of Enterprise Customer Solutions for Arkansas Best Corporation, will retire March 31, 2014, after 33 years of service with the company.

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  3. Arkansas Best Short Interest Down 32.4% in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Arkansas Best was the target of a large decrease in short interest during the month of January.

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  4. Drivers Chosen for the Elite 2014-2015 ABF Freight Road TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... visibility. ABF Freight System Inc. and its sister company ABF Logistics Inc. are wholly owned subsidiaries of Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS).

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  5. Financial outlook improves for Arkansas Best, USA TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The City Wire

    ... 1,000 in the Fort Smith region - and many of those being good-paying jobs - is improving. Fort Smith-based Arkansas Best Corp. is arguably beyond "the challenges of the past few years," and Van Buren-based USA Truck is "in the early innings of its ...

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  6. Arkansas Best growth ahead of expectations, says StephensRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... will vary. ABF Freight System Inc. and its sister company ABF Logistics are wholly owned subsidiaries of Arkansas Best Corporation Arkansas Best rises after update on freight unit results to date Shares of trucker Arkansas Best (ABFS) are higher in ...

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  7. ABF Freight Announces Revised RatesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... visibility. ABF Freight System Inc. and its sister company ABF Logistics Inc. are wholly owned subsidiaries of Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS).

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  8. Arkansas Best Execs Enjoy Fruit of Profitable 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    A cash incentive of nearly $600,000 bumped Judy McReynolds total compensation as CEO of Arkansas Best Corp. above $1.54 million in 2013, according to company's annual proxy statement.

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  9. Arkansas Best rises after update on freight unit results to dateRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Arkansas Best rises after update on freight unit results to date Shares of trucker Arkansas Best are higher in early trading after the company disclosed in a regulatory filing earlier an update on the results and trends for its biggest unit so far during the first quarter.

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  10. Conway: More Downside AheadRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... peers. We can see that Conway's revenue per hundredweight (yield) and tonnage increase were both lower than Arkansas Best and SAIA in fourth quarter. And while Old Dominion lagged Conway in terms of yield increase, the only reason of this was its ...

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  11. Arkansas Best Corporation To Appear At The Raymond James Institutional Investors ConferenceRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    ... through , is a freight transportation services and solutions provider. Through its various subsidiaries, Arkansas Best offers a wide variety of logistics solutions including: domestic and global transportation of less-than-truckload ("LTL") and full ...

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  12. A Small Skid At Old Dominion Isn't A Big DealRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... much, much higher (and that's a bad thing, as operating ratio is basically the inverse of operating margin). Arkansas Best ( ABFS ) likewise saw better pricing, but tonnage growth was 3% and its operating ratio is likewise in the high 90%'s (98%). ...

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  13. Tuesday Sector Laggards: Hospital & Medical Practitioners, Trucking StocksRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | MarketNewsVideo

    ... wn on the day by about 0.8% as a group, led down by USA Truck (NASDAQ: USAK ), trading lower by about 4.8% and Arkansas Best (NASDAQ: ABFS ), trading lower by about 2.6%.

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  14. Arkansas Best sees '14 hopes riding on emerging segmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas Best executives see plenty of potential for the company in 2014.

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  15. Arkansas Best Opens Health Clinic for EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas Best Corp. of Fort Smith is opening a primary care clinic to serve its employees and their dependent family members.

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  16. IMWell Health Establishes On-Site Clinic at Fort Smith Headquarters of Arkansas Best CorporationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | I-Newswire.com

    "IMWell Health is very excited and pleased to serve Arkansas Best Corporation in establishing and managing a primary care clinic for their employees and family members," said Dan Parker, Chief Executive Officer of IMWell Health.

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  17. The Results of the "One Person's Trash Is Another Person's Treasure" PortfolioRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    ... and examine a few lessons learned from our contrarian approach to investing. ) , up 197.5% Trucking company Arkansas Best nearly tripled during our experiment after the company ratified a long-term labor agreement with its union, ending a ...

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  18. Arkansas Best Opens Health Clinic for EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas Best Corp. of Fort Smith is opening an primary care clinic to serve its employees and their dependent family members.

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  19. Arkansas Best Releases 4th Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Arkansas Best Corp reported results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013 that reflected solidly improved profitability at ABF Freight System, Inc. , Panther Expedited Services , and revenue growth at Arkansas Best's other non-asset based businesses.

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  20. Arkansas Best Corp. PT Raised to $35.00 at Cowen and CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... Cowen and Company's price objective points to a potential upside of 7.66% from the company's current price. Arkansas Best Corp. ( NASDAQ:ABFS ) traded down 5.19% on Monday, hitting $32.51. 599,254 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Arkansas ...

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