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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • James Beito of Insearch Corporation, a construction transportation firm in Tempe, Arizona, is seeing big fuel savings.

    Lower gasoline prices are helping Main Street businesses as energy costs fall and consumers turn fuel savings into spending.

  • Transports chug to new highs

    Jason Seidl, Cowen & Company, provides perspective on what's driving transports higher as oil prices slide lower.

  • Branson's bid for biofuels

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau; Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, and Mike Roeth, Carbon War Room, discuss reducing carbon output.

  • Reducing fuel usage

    Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, and Mike Roeth, Carbon War Room, discuss how trucking companies will likely benefit by reducing fuel usage.

  • Trucks line up to enter Port Everglades on July 30, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau; Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder, and Mark Roeth, Carbon War Room, discuss a new initiative to make the trucking industry far more efficient.

  • Trucking along and improving safety

    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.

  • Collision course: Crash avoidance technologies

    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.

  • Collision course

    CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at highway safety and long-haul trucking.

  • The Port of Los Angeles

    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.

  • Transports skid into nasty winter

    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.

  • Warning signals on Dow transports

    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)

  • Austin, Texas

    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.

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    Navistar International has faced heavy downward pressure, but now some traders apparently think that it's ready to shine.

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    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.

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    Here are six stocks that should benefit from the trucking industry’s shift from diesel fuel to natural-gas in the coming years.