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Business, Logistics, Top 100

USA Truck Continues Turnaround With Improved Results in 3Q

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USA Truck reported higher revenues and profits in the third quarter of 2018, continuing a financial turnaround started in 2017.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
October 25, 2018
Business, Top 100

USA Truck Acquires Davis Transfer Co.

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USA Truck announced the purchase of Davis Transfer Co., a family-owned trucking company based in Carnesville, Ga., for $53 million in cash and stock, a deal that signals the start of a more aggressive growth strategy at USA Truck by the company’s new management team.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
October 22, 2018
Business

USA Truck Reports 23% Rise in Revenue

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USA Truck reported second-quarter net income of $2.5 million, or 31 cents per share, compared with a net loss of $2.8 million, or a minus 35 cents a share loss, in the second quarter of 2017. Operating revenue came in at $135.4 million, up more than 23% from $107.4 million a year ago.

Transport Topics
July 27, 2018
Business, Logistics, Top 100

USA Truck Grabs Profit on Revenue Rise

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USA Truck reported first-quarter 2018 net income of $1 million, or 13 cents per share, compared with a net loss of $4.9 million, or minus 61 cents a share, in the first quarter of 2017.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
April 26, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Jeff Harris Takes Over as TMC Chairman

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Although trucking is undergoing rapid advancements in technology, Jeff Harris, the new general chairman of American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council, said the industry needs to get “back to the basics” when it comes to repairing equipment amid a massive industry shortage of technicians.

Fran Matso Lysiak | Equipment Editor
March 7, 2018
Business

USA Truck Bounces Back in 4Q

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USA Truck reported fourth-quarter net income of $14.8 million, or $1.84 per diluted share, on revenue of $83.8 million.

Transport Topics
February 2, 2018
Business

USA Truck 3Q Results Back in the Black

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USA Truck Inc. got out of its losses doldrums in the third quarter, reporting net income of $400,000, or 5 cents per share, in contrast to a net loss of $700,000, or negative 9 cents per share, in the third quarter a year ago.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
November 3, 2017
Business

USA Truck Revenue Slides $2.8 Million; 6th Straight Quarter of Losses for Company

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USA Truck Inc. reported a net loss of $2.8 million or 35 cents per share in the second quarter, marking the sixth consecutive quarter the company has lost money.

Laurie Wiegler | Staff Reporter
August 2, 2017
Business

Most Truckload Carriers Expect to Report Lower Earnings in Second Quarter

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The truckload industry continued to struggle in the second quarter and earnings are expected to be down year-over-year for most carriers, based on forecasts from industry analysts and interviews with several fleets.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
July 7, 2017
TCA

USA Truck Hires Rick Hainlen as Vice President of Revenue Operations

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USA Truck Inc. in Van Buren, Ark., has hired veteran trucking pricing professional Rick Hainlen as vice president of revenue operations.

June 5, 2017

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