Earnings

Business, Autonomous

Oshkosh’s Fiscal First-Quarter Earnings Slip; Sales Rise

Specialty truck maker Oshkosh Truck Corp.’s fiscal first-quarter profit fell to $41.2 million or 55 cents a share, from $53.1 million or 72 cents a year earlier, the company said Friday.

February 2, 2007
Business, Equipment, Autonomous

ArvinMeritor’s Fiscal First-Quarter Earnings Decline

Components maker ArvinMeritor Inc. said its fiscal first-quarter earnings fell to $7 million or 10 cents a share, from $34 million or 49 cents a year earlier, as it said it faced challenges from the automotive, light-duty and heavy-duty truck segments.

January 30, 2007
Business

J.B. Hunt’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings Dip; Full-Year Improves

Truckload carrier J.B. Hunt Transport Services said Monday it earned $57.8 million or 39 cents a share in the fourth quarter, a decline from $65.3 million or 41 cents a year ago.

January 29, 2007
Business

Heartland’s 4Q Earnings Dip; Profit for Full Year Rises

Truckload carrier Heartland Express said its fourth-quarter profit fell to $19.6 million or 20 cents a share, from $21.6 million or 22 cents a year earlier.

January 25, 2007
Business, Safety, Government

Swift Reports Lower 4Q Earnings; Full-Year Profit Rises

Truckload carrier Swift Transportation Co. said late Wednesday its fourth-quarter profit fell from a year earlier due to a “soft freight environment.”

January 25, 2007
Business, Autonomous

USA Truck’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings Plunge on Lower Tonnage

Truckload carrier USA Truck on Thursday reported its fourth-quarter profit plunged to $1.2 million or 11 cents a share, from $4.3 million or 37 cents a year earlier, on lower tonnage and demand.

January 25, 2007
Business

Qualcomm’s Fiscal First-Quarter Earnings Improve

Wireless-services provider Qualcomm Inc. said late Wednesday its fiscal first-quarter profit rose to $648 million or 38 cents a share, up from $620 million or 36 cents a year earlier.

January 25, 2007
Business

Celadon’s Fiscal Second-Quarter Earnings Rise

Truckload carrier Celadon Group said late Wednesday it earned $6.1 million or 26 cents a share in its fiscal second quarter ended Dec. 31, up from $4.8 million or 21 cents in the same quarter a year earlier.

January 24, 2007
Business, Logistics

Norfolk Southern’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings Rise

Eastern freight railroad Norfolk Southern Corp. said Wednesday its fourth-quarter profit rose 6%, as record revenue from coal shipments offset declines in intermodal shipments.

January 24, 2007
Business, Autonomous

Analysts See Downturn in 4Q Trucking Company Earnings

Analysts expect mostly lackluster fourth-quarter earnings from trucking companies, since the industry's annual peak season never materialized and demand further waned amid a general economic slowdown, the Associated Press reported.

January 23, 2007

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