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  • Con-way misses Street 1Q forecasts Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 5:03 PM ET

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. _ Con-way Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $21.8 million. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 39 cents per share. Con-way shares have fallen 14 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LONDON, April 29- By focusing on operational improvements, shipping companies are reducing fuel consumption, saving money and cutting greenhouse emissions, while continuing to increase the amount of freight transported. Maersk Line, the world's largest container carrier, cut fuel consumption by more than 13 percent between 2012 and 2014, while increasing...

  • Universal Truckload meets 1Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 10:03 AM ET

    WARREN, Mich. _ Universal Truckload Services Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $8.2 million. On a per-share basis, the Warren, Michigan- based company said it had profit of 27 cents. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 27 cents per share.

  • Saia meets 1Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 9:18 AM ET

    JOHNS CREEK, Ga. _ Saia Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $12.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Johns Creek, Georgia- based company said it had net income of 49 cents. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 49 cents per share.

  • Celadon beats 3Q profit forecasts Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 6:31 PM ET

    INDIANAPOLIS _ Celadon Group Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $8.6 million. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • LOS ANGELES, April 27- Tractor-trailer drivers who haul freight from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach went on strike against four trucking firms on Monday, demanding recognition as employees rather than contractors in a move reviving labor tension around the country's busiest cargo hub. Delegations of drivers notified the companies of their intent to...

  • C.H. Robinson misses Street 1Q forecasts Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 4:27 PM ET

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. _ C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $106.5 million. The average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 74 cents per share. C.H. Robinson shares have dropped almost 8 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased...

  • Swift Transportation beats 1Q profit forecasts Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 4:19 PM ET

    PHOENIX _ Swift Transportation Co. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $37.8 million. The average estimate of 13 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 28 cents per share. Swift Transportation shares have fallen 12 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • LOS ANGELES, April 27- Tractor-trailer drivers who haul freight from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach went on strike on Monday against four trucking companies, a Teamster union official said, in a move that could revive labor tension at the nation's busiest cargo hub. Delegations of drivers notified the companies of their intent to strike at 6 a.m. Pacific...

  • Nation's biggest port facing labor dispute   Monday, 27 Apr 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    Nation's biggest port facing labor dispute

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan on another labor dispute at the nation's biggest port complex.

  • LOS ANGELES, April 27- Truckers who haul freight from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will go on strike against four ground-shipment companies on Monday, a Teamsters union official said, in a move that could revive labor tension at the nation's busiest cargo hub. Delegations of drivers planned to notify the companies of their intent to strike at 6 a.m....

  • The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are the primary West Coast gateway for hundreds of billions of dollars of annual trade, much of it with Asia. About 16,000 truckers work the two ports, and several hundred from four companies were taking part of the job action, Teamsters union spokeswoman Barb Maynard said. The Teamsters union has been trying to organize...

  • Brazil trucker strike sputters on second day Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 10:15 AM ET

    SAO PAULO, April 24- Participation in a trucker strike in Brazil weakened on Friday, its second day, as the number of blockages on highways fell to 11 from 17 the night before, according to police. Truckers in Brazil resumed roadblocks across the country's main farm belt early on Thursday, after failing to reach common ground in talks with the government and freight...

  • SAO PAULO, April 23- Truckers in Brazil resumed roadblocks across the country's main farm belt early on Thursday, after failing to reach common ground in talks with the government and freight companies in recent weeks regarding pay and fuel prices. Highway police estimated 14 protests blocking roads Thursday morning, that mainly affected the movement of...

  • P.A.M. Transportation posts 1Q profit Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 3:01 PM ET

    TONTITOWN, Ark. _ P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $5.4 million. The Tontitown, Arkansas- based company said it had profit of 72 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • Knight Transportation tops 1Q profit forecasts Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 9:09 AM ET

    PHOENIX _ Knight Transportation Inc. on Wednesday reported first-quarter earnings of $29.6 million. The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 31 cents per share. Knight Transportation shares have decreased slightly more than 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Portfolio plays: Pro trading trucks for planes   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 8:17 AM ET
    Portfolio plays: Pro trading trucks for planes

    Craig Hodges, The Hodges Fund, explains why he is swapping out Swift Transportation and adding American Airlines to his portfolio.

  • LONDON, March 17- Demand for oil is intimately connected to the demand for transportation in the United States and the other advanced industrial economies. Cars, trucks, airlines, railways and shipping accounted for 71 percent of total U.S. oil consumption in 2013, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. Petroleum-derived fuels, including...

  • Intermodal shipping: Trucks vs. trains   Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 7:18 AM ET
    Intermodal shipping: Trucks vs. trains

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports cheaper diesel fuel is making trucking over long distances less expensive than rails to transport products. But Erik Hansen of KS Southern, disagrees.

  • SAO PAULO, Feb 27- Striking truckers lifted their blockade of dozens of highways in Brazil after police began fining and arresting protesters, though strike organizers said they had no plans to end their stoppage now in its 10th day. Brazil is the world's No. 2 soy producer and a top global supplier. Silos at Paranagua, Brazil's second-largest soy export port, now...