Marten Transport

Business, Logistics, Top 100

Marten Transport Posts Record Results in First Quarter

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Marten Transport Ltd. reported its best first-quarter operating revenue in the company’s 73-year history, according to an April 16 news release.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
April 25, 2019
Business, Top 100

Marten Transport Posts Record Results in Third Quarter

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Marten Transport Ltd. reported its best quarterly operating results ever, among the first of what is expected to be a string of bullish financial reports from trucking companies in the third quarter.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
October 17, 2018
Business

Marten Transport Income Rises 50% in 2Q

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Marten Transport reported a strong jump in profits and revenue in the second quarter, spurred by a rise in operating income at all four of its major divisions.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
July 17, 2018
Business, Technology, Top 100

Marten Turns to WorkHound for Driver Feedback

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Fifty truck drivers who were considering leaving their carrier decided to stay after using an anonymous smartphone-based system designed to improve communication between staff and management.

Transport Topics
May 31, 2018
Business, Top 100

Marten Reports Higher Profits, Revenue in 1Q

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Marten Transport Ltd. reported higher profits and revenue in the first quarter of 2018 as the Mondovi, Wis.-based truckload carrier benefited from lower taxes and stronger demand for freight hauling.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 19, 2018
Business

Marten Transport Records Steady Fourth-Quarter Results

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Marten Transport reported Jan. 25 net income of $8.6 million, or 16 cents per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of 2017. The results met the expectations of analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
January 25, 2018
Business

Marten Bucks the Trend With a 7.2% Increase in Profits, Beats Forecast

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Marten Transport announced that profits rose 7.2% in the second quarter, easily beating the forecast from industry analysts and shifting the momentum after J.B. Hunt Transport Services’ disappointing results on July 17.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 20, 2017
Business

Marten’s 4Q, Yearly Profits Grow

Marten Transport said its fourth-quarter profit increased 22.2% as both its logistics and regional revenue improved.

January 26, 2011
Business

Marten’s First-Quarter Profit Dips

Refrigerated truckload carrier Marten Transport’s first-quarter profit fell slightly, though trucking and logistics revenue improved due in part to higher fuel surcharges.

Transport Topics
April 20, 2010