J.B. Hunt
Business, Technology

J.B. Hunt Profits Power Up 55% in 2Q; Revenues Rise 24%

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services reported second-quarter net earnings of $151.7 million, or $1.37 a share, up 55% from $97.9 million and 88 cents per share in the second quarter of 2017.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
July 16, 2018
Government, Business

J.B. Hunt Heads to High Court

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J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to exempt truckers from California’s law on meal and rest breaks and certain provisions of the state’s wage and labor law.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
February 8, 2018
Business

J.B. Hunt Profits Grow Significantly Due to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced that profits more than tripled in the fourth quarter, although, as will be the case across multiple industries, the results were bolstered by a significant tax credit related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed last month.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
January 18, 2018
Logistics

J.B. Hunt Estimates 4Q Revenue Will Grow More Than 10%

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J.B. Hunt predicted earnings between $85 million and $90 million for the fourth quarter, a decline of 20-30% versus the final three months of 2016. Financial statements will be formally released Jan. 18.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
December 28, 2017
Business, Logistics

J.B. Hunt Opens Logistics Sales Offices in Alabama, Texas

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has opened sales offices in Mobile, Ala., and Texarkana, Texas, which will house staff working in the Integrated Capacity Solutions division.

Transport Topics
November 13, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Becomes ATA Member

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ORLANDO, Fla. — J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has become American Trucking Associations’ newest member.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
October 24, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Revenues Rise on Higher Freight Volumes

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. profits fell 8.3% in the third quarter, the company announced Oct. 13, coming up short of the Bloomberg News consensus forecast of analysts.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
October 13, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Opens Four-Story Addition to Headquarters

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. has completed construction on a four-story add-on office to its corporate headquarters in Lowell, Ark.

Transport Topics
August 7, 2017
Business, Logistics

J.B. Hunt Purchases Special Logistics for $136 Million; Deal to Boost Final-Mile Deliveries

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. announced it will acquire Houston-based Special Logistics Dedicated for $136 million.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 21, 2017
Business

J.B. Hunt Reports 6.8% Drop in 2Q Profits, Missing Analyst Forecasts

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J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. kicked off the earnings reporting season on a sour note for the truckload industry, announcing profits dropped 6.8% year-over-year and missing the Bloomberg News consensus forecast of industry analysts.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 17, 2017

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