PHOENIX _ Swift Transportation Co. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $58.5 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 48 cents per share. Swift Transportation shares have dropped 5 percent since the beginning of the year.» Read More
The delays have been perpetuated also by a surge in rail deliveries of crude oil and grain, leaving power producers such as FirstEnergy Corp scrambling for transport alternatives before winter sets in, potentially adding to costs.
LONDON/ HELSINKI/ COPENHAGEN, Aug 19- Team Niinivirta, a Finnish family-run transportation firm, turned 60 this year, but its third-generation managers now don't know if the business will see Christmas, because of Russia's new ban on European food imports.
NEW YORK, Aug 18- Washington's decision to allow exports of an ultra light crude offers a potential boon to U.S. producers that will bypass drillers in the Permian basin, because the country's fastest growing shale play lacks pipelines or affordable trucking.
James Welch, YRC Worldwide, provides the latest read on the trucking industry and weighs in on truck safety. Seventy percent of all truck accidents are caused by a vehicle, but clearly we need to put automation in the cab, Welch points out.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at highway safety and how new technology is being used to prevent terrible crashes and tragedies on the road.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at highway safety and long-haul trucking.
Drivers in a labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of LA and Long Beach began an indefinite strike Monday.
A slow-motion pile-up is coming into view this summer as federal funding for road construction runs out.
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, explains how severe winter weather is impacting the transports. There may be an opportunity to buy some of these stocks at a discount, says Broughton.
Are regulations slowing down transports? Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners, shares his thoughts on what's driving transportation stocks lower and provides an outlook on the sector.
Mark Reuss, GM North America president, talks about his company's new pick-up trucks, including a limited "sneek peak" of the 2014 Silverado. (5:25)
Every day, about 10 Kansas City Southern trains hauling everything from cars to chemicals crisscross the border between Mexico and the United States at Laredo, Texas, up from about six three years ago.
These 10 jobs have the highest fatal work injury rates in the U.S.
Navistar International has faced heavy downward pressure, but now some traders apparently think that it's ready to shine.
A worsening shortage of truckers is pushing up freight rates and delaying some deliveries, defying the weak economy, high unemployment and falling gasoline prices, USA Today reports.
Here are six stocks that should benefit from the trucking industry’s shift from diesel fuel to natural-gas in the coming years.
Down 16 percent over the past month, Navistar shares offered opportunity, trader Mike Murphy said.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn added to his position in truck maker Navistar International. Here's what moves the "Fast" traders are making.
To find out, Cramer goes “Off the Charts.”
Mad Money host Jim Cramer says despite the insanity of this market investors need to look at what individual companies have to say, and when it comes to the truck business, don't take your cues from a loser like Navistar, especially when Cummins offers a best of breed.