JB Hunt Transport Services Inc
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Q2 Earnings Were a Mixed Bag for J.B. Hunt
J.B. Hunt reported mixed Q2 earnings, as its revenues grew YoY but earnings declined.
Union Pacific Stock Rose Due to Upbeat Q1 Earnings
Union Pacific (UNP) stock was trading ~3% higher during the pre-market trading session on April 18.
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.
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.
Union Pacific Gains ~4% after Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates
Union Pacific (UNP) stock was trading ~4% higher during the pre-market trading session today after the company reported better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter of 2018.
J.B. Hunt Shares Rose 6% after Strong Q4 Results
J.B. Hunt Transport shares gained ~6% in the extended trading session on January 17 after the company reported its fourth-quarter results.
Ryder System Missed Earnings but Beat Revenues, Stock Down 7%
Today, Ryder System (R) released its Q3 2018 earnings before the opening bell. Ryder’s Q3 adjusted EPS jumped 23.3% year-over-year.
Werner Enterprises Beat Q3 Estimates, Stock Fell 2.9%
Werner Enterprises announced its third-quarter results on October 18 and beat analysts’ adjusted EPS estimate of $0.59 by 7.3%.
Canadian Pacific Railway Reports Solid Third Quarter, Stock Down 3%
On October 18, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) announced its third-quarter earnings, reporting adjusted EPS of 4.12 Canadian dollars.
J.B. Hunt: Truckload Segment’s Third-Quarter Revenues
The Truck segment’s revenues expanded 14% in the third quarter to $106.0 million from $93.0 million in the third quarter of 2017.
Analyzing J.B. Hunt’s Dedicated Contract Services Segment
The DCS (Dedicated Contract Services) segment is J.B. Hunt Transport’s (JBHT) second-largest segment in terms of revenues.
J.B. Hunt’s Intermodal Revenues Grew in the Third Quarter
In the third quarter, the Intermodal segment’s revenues were $1.22 billion—up 16% compared to $1.05 billion in the third quarter of 2017.
Company & Industry Overviews
Analyzing the Solid Rise in GWR’s Volumes in August
In August, Genesee & Wyoming’s (GWR) Australia region witnessed robust 37.1% year-over-year growth in rail traffic.
A Look at FedEx’s Capital Expenditure in Q1 2019
FedEx (FDX) incurred capital expenditure of $1.17 billion in the first quarter compared to $1.0 billion in the comparable period of fiscal 2018.
Did FedEx Beat Analysts’ Revenue Estimates in the First Quarter?
We’ll start FedEx’s (FDX) post-earnings series by looking into its first-quarter 2019 revenue.
What Analysts Estimate for Major Truckload Carriers in 2018
A tax deduction for capital expenditures according to the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a boon for the transportation industry.
Driver Shortage for Truckload Carriers and Q2 Employee Costs
The LTL (less-than-truckload) companies were nearly immune to the acute driver shortage faced by the US trucking industry until 2017.
How Major US Road Transporter Stocks Fared in 2018
In 2017, trucks hauled 10.8 billion tons of freight, representing 70.2% of all the domestic freight tonnage in the United States.
Company & Industry Overviews
XPO Logistics Expanded Its Last-Mile Network Hub in Canada
XPO Logistics expects to facilitate ~14 million last-mile deliveries across North America in 2018. The Toronto last-mile hub is part of XPO’s network expansion.