Are These Trucking Stocks Gaining Momentum? - Swift Transportation, Knight Transportation, YRC Worldwide, and Heartland Express

May 18, 2016, 09:11 ET from Chelmsford Park SA

NEW YORK, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Trucking stocks may not be the sexiest investments, yet many investors still love them. Today, we have chosen these equities for your review: Swift Transportation Co. (NYSE: SWFT), Knight Transportation Inc. (NYSE: KNX), YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW), and Heartland Express Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLD). Sign up today and get you're their complimentary trading alerts at:

At the close on Tuesday, shares in Swift Transportation Co. gained 0.53%, ending the day at $15.04. The stock recorded a trading volume of 5.83 million shares, above its three months average volume of 3.01 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 8.83% since the start of this year. The stock is trading below its 200-day moving average by 11.10%. Moreover, shares of Swift Transportation have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 34.47. Register now and access free trade alerts on SWFT at:

Shares in Knight Transportation Inc. ended the day 1.37% higher at $25.10. A total volume of 1.68 million shares was traded, above their three months average volume of 1.14 million shares. The stock has gained 3.84% on an YTD basis and is trading below its 200-day moving average by 1.47%. Furthermore, shares of Knight Transportation have an RSI of 39.45. Visit us today and activate your complimentary trade alerts on KNX at:

On Tuesday, shares in YRC Worldwide Inc. finished 1.69% higher at $8.40. A total volume of 714,446 shares was traded, above their three months average volume of 660,890 shares. The stock has advanced 0.84% over the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 7.60%. Additionally, shares of YRC Worldwide have an RSI of 41.97. Trade alert on YRCW is available for free at:

Heartland Express Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 512,133 shares at the end of yesterday's session and closed the day at $17.46, gaining 0.34%. The stock has advanced 2.70% since the start of this year. The Company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average by 3.69%. Additionally, shares of Heartland Express have an RSI at 41.23. Complimentary alert on HTLD is accessible at:

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