Trucking Companies are in Play

Trucking companies may be looking to acquire companies that are trading at attractive valuations.  Following is some information on some companies that may be in play.

  • Celadon Group, Inc. (NYSE:CGI): The shares recently traded at $11.60, up $0.40, or 3.57%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $8.18 to $16.80 and its market capitalization is $261.25 million.  Its P/E ratio is 16.79.  About the company: Celadon Group, Inc. a trucking company, provides and arranges van flatbed truckload transport services from the United States and Canada to and from locations in Mexico.  The Company also provides van truckload services within the United States and flatbed trucking services within the United States and to the Mexican border.
  • Frozen Food Express Industries (NASDAQ:FFEX): The shares recently traded at $1.49, down $0.13, or 8.03%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $1.34 to $5 and its market capitalization is $26.35 million.  About the company: Frozen Food Express Industries, Inc. is a refrigerated trucking company serving North America.  The Company carries perishable goods, primarily processed foods and meats.  Frozen Foods provides full-truckload, less-than-truckload, and distribution transportation of products throughout North America.
  • USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAK): The shares recently traded at $88.45, up $0.06, or 0.72%, on the day.  The shares recently traded at $8.45, up $0.06, or 0.72%, on the day.  The shares traded in a 52-week range of $6.75 to $14.35 and its market capitalization is $88.36 million.  About the company: USA Truck, Inc. is a medium haul, common, and contract carrier specializing in truckload quantities of general commodities.  The Company operates in the continental United States, as well as in parts of Canada and Mexico.  USA Truck transports a variety of products including automotive parts and materials, tires, paper, glass, chemicals, retail store merchandise, and aluminum.
  • Knight Transportation, Inc. (NYSE:KNX): The shares recently traded at $15.41, down $0.13, or 0.84%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $12.63 to $20.16 and its market capitalization is $1.24 billion.  The shares recently traded About the company: Knight Transportation, Inc. is a short-to-medium haul, dry van truckload carrier.  The Company transports general commodities, including consumer goods, packaged foodstuffs, paper products, beverage containers, and imported and exported commodities.  The Company operates throughout the United States.
  • CH Robinson Worldwide (NASDAQ:CHRW): The shares recently traded at $70.71, up $0.45, or 0.64%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $62.30 to $82.61 and its market capitalization is $11.69 billion.  About the company: C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. provides multimodal transportation services and logistics solutions.  The Company operates a network of offices in North America, Europe, Asia, South America, and the Middle East.  C.H. Robinson provides a variety of logistics services, such as fresh produce sourcing and freight consolidation.
  • Genesee & Wyoming, Inc. (NYSE:GWR): The shares recently traded at $61.48, up $0.25, or 0.41%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $44.30 to $63.73 and its market capitalization is $2.6 billion. About the company: Genesee & Wyoming, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates short line and regional freight railroads and provides related rail service.  The Company also provides railroad switching and related services to United States industries with extensive railroad facilities within their complexes.  Genesee operates in the Untied States and Australia.
  • RailAmerica, Inc. (NYSE:RA): The shares recently traded at $13.85, down $0.16, or 1.14% on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $11.05 to $17.34 and its market capitalization $712.28 million.  About the company: RailAmerica, Inc. owns and operates short-line and regional freight railroads in North America.
  • Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA): The shares recently traded at $14.99, up $0.23, or $1.56, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $9.27 to $18.36 and its market capitalization is $238.75 million.  About the company: Saia, Inc. provides trucking transportation to the retail, petrochemical, and manufacturing industries.  The Company offers regional, interregional, and national less-than-truckload services, and selected truckload services across the United States.

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