NEW YORK, April 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Stock-Callers.com shifts focus on the Trucking industry, which is engaged in the transportation of large quantities of raw materials, works in process, and finished goods over land - typically from manufacturing plants to retail distribution centers. Equities under assessment today are: Swift Transportation Co. (NYSE: SWFT), J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. (NASDAQ: JBHT), Knight Transportation Inc. (NYSE: KNX), and Werner Enterprises Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN). Today's research reports on the aforementioned stocks are downloadable for free upon registration at:
Phoenix, Arizona headquartered Swift Transportation Co.'s stock finished Monday's session 23.73% higher at $24.77. A total volume of 26.26 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 2.16 million shares. The Company's shares have advanced 18.46% in the past month, 4.43% over the previous three months, and 1.68% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 15.10% and 16.26%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Swift Transportation, which operates as a multi-faceted transportation services company in North America, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 74.63.
On March 24th, 2017, research firm Barclays downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Overweight' to 'Equal Weight' while revising its previous target price from $29 a share to $24 a share. Visit us today and access our complete research report on SWFT at:
J.B. Hunt Transport Services
Shares in Lowell, Arkansas headquartered J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. ended at $93.22, up 2.35% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.04 million shares, which was higher than its three months average volume of 973,240 shares. The Company's shares are trading 5.26% above their 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of J.B. Hunt, which together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental US, Canada, and Mexico, have an RSI of 49.49.
On March 30th, 2017, J.B. Hunt announced that it has opened a new enterprise sales branch in Toronto, the first such office in Canada for the Company. J.B. Hunt has provided transportation solutions in Canada for more than 25 years and currently offers intermodal, cross-border, and brokered truckload service to all provinces and territories. The Toronto enterprise sales branch is the 42nd such location for the Company. The complimentary report on JBHT can be downloaded at:
Phoenix, Arizona headquartered Knight Transportation Inc.'s stock ended yesterday's session 13.38% higher at $34.75. A total volume of 17.83 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 880,840 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 5.78% in the past month, 6.46% over the previous three months, and 5.34% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 7.44% and 12.64% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of Knight Transportation, which together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier of general commodities in the US, Canada, and Mexico, have an RSI of 68.15.
On March 24th, 2017, research firm Barclays downgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Equal Weight' to 'Underweight' while revising its previous target price from $34 a share to $30 a share. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and access the latest research report on KNX at:
On Monday, shares in Omaha, Nebraska headquartered Werner Enterprises Inc. recorded a trading volume of 2.50 million shares, which was higher than their three months average volume of 701,750 shares. The stock finished 4.52% higher at $26.60. The Company's shares are trading above their 200-day moving average by 4.64%. Furthermore, shares of Werner Enterprises, which engages in transporting truckload shipments of general commodities in interstate and intrastate commerce in the US, Mexico, Canada, China, and Australia, have an RSI of 51.94.
On April 05th, 2017, Werner Enterprises announced that President and CEO of Derek Leathers testified in front of the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security, emphasizing the need for Congress to work collectively with the industry to improve safety, freight movement, infrastructure investments, and the driver shortage. Get free access to your research report on WERN at:
Stock Callers (SC) produces regular sponsored and non-sponsored reports, articles, stock market blogs, and popular investment newsletters covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and micro-cap stocks. SC has two distinct and independent departments. One department produces non-sponsored analyst certified content generally in the form of press releases, articles and reports covering equities listed on NYSE and NASDAQ and the other produces sponsored content (in most cases not reviewed by a registered analyst), which typically consists of compensated investment newsletters, articles and reports covering listed stocks and micro-caps. Such sponsored content is outside the scope of procedures detailed below.
SC has not been compensated; directly or indirectly; for producing or publishing this document.
PRESS RELEASE PROCEDURES:
The non-sponsored content contained herein has been prepared by a writer (the "Author") and is fact checked and reviewed by a third party research service company (the "Reviewer") represented by a credentialed financial analyst [for further information on analyst credentials, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Rohit Tuli, a CFA® charterholder (the "Sponsor"), provides necessary guidance in preparing the document templates. The Reviewer has reviewed and revised the content, as necessary, based on publicly available information which is believed to be reliable. Content is researched, written and reviewed on a reasonable-effort basis. The Reviewer has not performed any independent investigations or forensic audits to validate the information herein. The Reviewer has only independently reviewed the information provided by the Author according to the procedures outlined by SC. SC is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the third-party research service company to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be. Unless otherwise noted, any content outside of this document has no association with the Author or the Reviewer in any way.
SC, the Author, and the Reviewer are not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. SC, the Author, and the Reviewer expressly disclaim any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Additionally, SC, the Author, and the Reviewer do not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.
NOT AN OFFERING
This document is not intended as an offering, recommendation, or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell the securities mentioned or discussed, and is to be used for informational purposes only. Please read all associated disclosures and disclaimers in full before investing. Neither SC nor any party affiliated with us is a registered investment adviser or broker-dealer with any agency or in any jurisdiction whatsoever. To download our report(s), read our disclosures, or for more information, visit
For any questions, inquiries, or comments reach out to us directly. If you're a company we are covering and wish to no longer feature on our coverage list contact us via email and/or phone between 09:30 EDT to 16:00 EDT from Monday to Friday at:
Phone number: +44-330-808-3765
Office Address: Clyde Offices, Second Floor, 48 West George Street, Glasgow, U.K. -G2 1BP
CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.
SOURCE Chelmsford Park SA