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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did FedEx Grow into One of the Largest Logistics Giants?

    In the international arena, FedEx primarily competes with DHL, United Parcel Service (UPS), and foreign postal authorities.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    UPS and the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Simplicity in Trade?

    The Trans-Pacific Partnership is expected open cross-border trade between member nations by increasing imports and exports and cutting taxes and tariffs.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Earnings Report

    How Will UPS Deliver in the 2015 Holiday Season?

    UPS expects package volumes during the 2015 holiday season to rise by 10%. On December 22, UPS expects to ship 36 million packages—double its daily average.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Earnings Report

    UPS and the Coyote Logistics Deal: New Capabilities and Synergies

    UPS expects its acquisition of Coyote Logistics to provide high-tech light entry into the truckload brokerage market and help manage its backhaul capacity.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    UPS’s Domestic Segment: Assessing 3Q15 Performance

    In 3Q15, UPS’s domestic segment saw a strong 1.9% YoY growth in revenues, reaching $8.86 billion, due to strong base-rate improvements.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    How Is UPS Valued Compared to Its Peers?

    UPS’s forward PE ratio stands at 17.1x compared to its current PE ratio of 22.3. Analysts are expecting UPS’s earnings to grow in the next four quarters.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Earnings Report

    J.B. Hunt Stock Plunged ~5% after Q1 Earnings Missed Estimates

    J.B. Hunt plunged ~5% in the extended trading session on April 15 after the company reported lower-than-expected first-quarter 2019 results.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Higher Freight Rates to Drive J.B. Hunt’s First-Quarter Earnings

    J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) is expected to report its first-quarter earnings results on April 15.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    FedEx Appoints Don Colleran as Express President and CEO

    FedEx announced yesterday that it had appointed Don Colleran to be president and CEO of its Express division.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    UPS Hikes Its Dividend

    On February 15, UPS announced that it raised its quarterly dividend rate 5.5% to $0.96 from $0.91 paid in November.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    FedEx Plunges 2.5% after President and COO Bronczek Resigns

    Shares of FedEx fell 2.5% on February 15 after the company revealed that its president and COO, David Bronczek, had decided to step down.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    FedEx to Buy Flying Cargo’s International Express Unit

    FedEx (FDX) is acquiring Flying Cargo Group’s delivery and logistics business to expand its global operations.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Industrials

    Why Higher Crude Oil Prices Are a Concern for US Trucking

    The EIA anticipates Brent spot prices will average $72 per barrel in 2018 and $71 per barrel in 2019.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Industrials

    Trump Talks Trade with Mexico: Truckers Optimistic

    The US trucking industry is keeping a close eye on President Trump’s trade agreement with Mexico since there’s so much at stake.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide’s Q3 Dividend and Its History

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.46 per share on August 9, maintaining its 25-year payout streak.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Analyst Recommendations for EXPD after Second-Quarter Earnings

    Of the 14 analysts covering EXPD stock, ten of them have recommended a “hold,” and one has recommended a “buy.”

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Expeditors International Beat Q2 Estimates, Stock Zigzags

    Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD) beat analysts’ adjusted EPS estimate of $0.78 by $0.01 for the second quarter.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    EXPD’s Second-Quarter Earnings Beat Estimates, Stock Zigzags

    Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD) reported its Q2 earnings on August 7. Adjusted EPS was $0.79, beating the $0.78 estimate.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Analysts’ Recommendations for XPO Logistics before Q2 Earnings

    Currently, 20 analysts are covering XPO stock. Four (20%) of them are bullish and have rated it a “strong buy.”

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Why XPO Could Beat Analysts’ Q2 2018 Earnings Estimate

    For XPO, analysts estimate adjusted EPS of $0.98 in the second quarter. That’s a 63.3% growth rate YoY (year-over-year).

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    J.B. Hunt Transport’s ICS Segment’s Revenue Growth

    J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ (JBHT) ICS (Integrated Capacity Solutions) segment reported blockbuster growth in the second quarter.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Navisphere: C.H. Robinson’s Technology Backbone

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide’s (CHRW) Navisphere is a proprietary global technology platform that matches customer requirements with supplier capabilities to fit customers’ needs.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    C.H. Robinson’s North American Surface Transport Segment

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide’s (CHRW) NAST (North American Surface Transport) segment provides truckload, LTL (less-than-truckload), and intermodal freight transportation services across North America.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside C.H. Robinson’s Competition and Growth Strategy

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) is the largest third-party logistics provider in the world.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    C.H. Robinson: Solid Business Growth through Acquisitions

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) went public in 1997. Soon after, the company went on an acquisition spree to further its business interests in new geographies.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    C.H. Robinson: Down Memory Lane

    C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) is a 113-year-old transportation and logistics service company.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    How Is FedEx Progressing in the TNT Express Integration?

    FedEx (FDX) expects TNT Express integration expenses to be ~$450.0 million for fiscal 2019.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    What’s behind FedEx Express’s Revenue Growth?

    In this article, we’ll consider FedEx’s (FDX) Express segment’s performance in the fourth quarter.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    United Parcel Service: Q2 2018 Dividend Announcement and History

    On May 10, United Parcel Service (UPS) announced its regular quarterly dividend of $0.91 per share.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Consumer

    Expeditors International’s Blockbuster 1Q18 Sends Stock up 8%

    The United States’ premier road transportation (JBHT) company, Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD), announced its 1Q18 earnings today.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Unum Group: S&P 500’s Top Loss on May 2

    Unum Group, which provides supplemental insurance coverage in the workplace, was the S&P 500’s top loss on Wednesday.

    By Val Kensington
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    Earnings Report

    XPO Beat 1Q18 Estimates, but Higher Operating Costs Hurt Stock

    XPO Logistics reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.61, which surpassed analysts’ estimate of $0.51.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Will C.H. Robinson Worldwide Beat Revenues in 1Q18?

    Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters estimate that C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) will report revenues of $3.8 billion in 1Q18.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    XPO Logistics: A Brief Company Overview

    XPO Logistics (XPO) stock closed at $98.66 on March 27, 2018, which was lower than its 52-week high of $106.20.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    FedEx: Insights into Its Past Dividends

    On February 16, 2018, FedEx (FDX) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share on its common stock.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    United Parcel Service’s Dividend Yield Compared to Its Peers

    Among its peers, UPS has the highest forward dividend yield of 3.3%. In the past three years, its forward dividend yield has risen steadily.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    United Parcel Service: Some History on Its Dividends

    On February 8, 2018, United Parcel Service (UPS), the world’s largest parcel delivery company, announced a 10% rise in its quarterly dividend.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Industrials

    Will Upward Momentum in Less-than-Truckload Rates Continue?

    In this article, we’ll discuss the tonnage and the rate movements in the US LTL (less-than-truckload) industry.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Why EXPD’s Operating Margins Declined in 2Q17

    While EXPD’s revenues grew 13.4% in 2Q17, its operating expenses rose 16%.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Expeditors International Meets 2Q17 Earnings Estimate, Stock Fell 5.3%

    Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD) announced its 2Q17 earnings on August 8. The logistics company’s adjusted earnings per share fell 5% to $0.63 in 2Q17 compared with $0.63 in 2Q16.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    XPO Logistics’ 2Q17 Earnings Missed Estimate

    XPO Logistics (XPO), an emerging trucking giant, announced its 2Q17 earnings on August 2, 2017. It marginally missed analysts’ estimate by 0.60%.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Why FedEx Beat Analysts’ Earnings Estimates in Fiscal 4Q17

    On June 20, 2017, parcel delivery and logistics giant FedEx (FDX) announced its fiscal 4Q17 results. The company reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $4.25.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside Old Dominion Freight Line’s Global Services

    Old Dominion unloads its less-than-truckload shipments dispatched by vendors onto an ocean container unit and onto the client’s steamship of choice.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Old Dominion’s Technology Tools Are Carving out a Niche Position

    As technology improves a company’s bottom line and enhances shareholder value, Old Dominion banks on technology to cut costs and maximize satisfaction.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did Old Dominion Evolve as a Major US Trucking Company?

    Old Dominion offers access, through agents or strategic alliances, to services in international locations including Canada, Mexico, Europe, and China.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Energy Stocks Have Helped FMAGX Year-to-Date in 2016

    As of May 27, 2016, the Fidelity Magellan Fund (FMAGX) had risen by 0.5% YTD (year-to-date) in 2016.

    By David Ashworth
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    United Parcel Service: Key Growth Focus Areas

    Recently, United Parcel Service has broadened the service offering of UPS My Choice to 15 more countries and territories in the Americas and Europe.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    United Parcel Service: A Company Overview

    In 2015, United Parcel Service reported total revenues of $58.4 billion. The company’s primary competitor in the US is the Memphis-headquartered FedEx Corporation.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    JBHT’s Asset-Light Business: Integrated Capacity Solutions

    J.B. Hunt Transport’s (JBHT) Integrated Capacity Solutions segment provides conventional freight brokerage and transportation logistics solutions.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Earnings Report

    Will United Parcel Service Increase Its Dividend Payout in 2016?

    United Parcel Service (UPS) has been a consistent dividend payer for the last 20 years.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Earnings Report

    Should UPS’s Rising Leverage Be a Concern for Investors?

    Industry acquisitions have come at the cost of increasing leverage. UPS’s debt has increased from $11 billion at the end of 2014 to ~$15 billion at the end of 3Q15.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Earnings Report

    FedEx Express Segment’s Profits Increased despite Revenue Decline

    For fiscal 2Q16, FedEx’s Express segment reported revenues of $6.59 billion as compared to $7.02 billion in fiscal 2Q15, which was a 6% year-over-year decline.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Windstream Rose by 7.96% and SPY Rebounded by 1.90%

    Windstream Holdings (WIN) was the top gainer of the day among the 502 stocks in SPY. It returned 7.96% on September 2.

    By Renee Blakely
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Which ETFs Give Exposure to Courier Stocks?

    Smaller ETFs that provide exposure to the courier services industry include Buyback Achievers (PKW), the First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS), and the MSCI Industrials Index ETF (FIDU).

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    The Courier Services Industry Is Riding High on Debt

    High leverage often results in reduced return on invested capital (or ROIC). ROIC measures the returns the company generates on the total capital invested in the business.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Growing Air Freight Traffic Is Good for Courier Services

    Air freight volumes have increased continuously since the 2009 recession, when world trade had declined significantly.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Economic Growth Important for the Courier Service Industry?

    Over the past few years, the global courier services industry has managed to recover from the global economic slowdown.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Key Strengths that Keep UPS ahead of Its Peers

    Some of UPS’s key strengths that keep it ahead of its competitors include an integrated global network, leading-edge technology, a strong brand name, a strong culture, and impressive financials.

    By Ally Schmidt
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    UPS: How the World’s Largest Package Delivery Service Began

    United Parcel Service (UPS), originally called American Messenger Company, was founded in 1907 by 19-year-old James E. Casey with $100 borrowed from a friend.

    By Ally Schmidt
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