Brokers Move Aggressively To Undercut Carriers On 2019 Contract Freight

On January 8, in a wide-ranging transportation industry outlook for the new year, a team of Stifel's (NYSE: SF) equities analysts offered their views on air cargo, railroads, truckload and less-than-truckload, maritime, and 3PLs. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 11th, 2019

Why Chicago Brokers Call Contract Rates "Paper Rates"

Shippers and carriers alike are exposed to spot market volatility read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 20th, 2019

Shippabo Helps Small And Medium-Sized Shippers Get Fixed-Rate Contracts From Ocean Carriers

Hauling freight across any mode of transport can be split into two distinct types of transactions – the fixed-rate contract and the spot market. Fixed-rate contracts give shippers guaranteed capacity for their volume, many weeks or even months.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 11th, 2019

Shippers Have The Upper Hand In 2019

Shippers are in the driver's seat heading into the early days of 2019. The rapid growth of the freight market through 2017 and 2018 is over, thereby reducing pressure on shippers and stoking the fire under carriers. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 24th, 2019

Truckers See Momentum Slowing Heading Into 2019

Trucking companies face an uphill climb in 2019 as a freight boom that delivered record profit for carriers over the past year begins to soften......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 22nd, 2019

UPS Zeroes In On "Super-Hubs," High-Margin Shipments To Grow Business

Shipping trends of 2019 are requiring established freight carriers to evolve their operational models. UPS (NYSE: UPS) is developing more super-hubs to facilitate growth through handling more high margin shipments. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 21st, 2019

UPS Zeroes In On "Super-Hubs," High-Margin Shipments To Grow Business

Shipping trends of 2019 are requiring established freight carriers to evolv.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 21st, 2019

Carriers Roughed Up As Shippers, Brokers Search For Freight Market Bottom

In the trucking industry, it's a commonly repeated adage t.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 15th, 2019

Carriers Roughed Up As Shippers, Brokers Search For Freight Market Bottom

In the trucking industry, it's a commonly repeated adage that "th.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 15th, 2019

Carriers Are Expecting Strong Freight Volumes To Continue In 2019

Tariffs, weather and talk of a new rou.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 31st, 2018

Huge 2019 Market Run Is Over: Move to These 5 Safe Stocks Now

Even these safer, low-volatility stocks have run during the rally that started in late December, but they should hold better during market turbulence than crowded tech and momentum companies......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 19th, 2019

How Your MLS May Change in 2019

For most brokerages in America today, the MLS is what it is. Many brokers do not pay much attention to their MLS until something substantial changes that rubs them the wrong way. The truth is, staying conne.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaMar 17th, 2019

Portland"s 15 most-desired business addresses for 2019

These are the buildings that growing clients tell commercial brokers they'd love to occupy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Weekly Market Update: Freight Volumes Move The Opposite Direction Of The Clocks

Photo: Jim Allen read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 14th, 2019

Los Angeles Freight Volumes Are The Highest In The U.S., But Carriers Beware

(Photo: Jim Allen / FreightWaves) read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 11th, 2019

Cryptos: Here’s how bitcoin volatility cravers can capitalize on a potential ‘catastrophic move to the downside’

For volatility-craving traders, 2019 has offered up few opportunities for bitcoin punters looking to capitalize on the wild price swings they had grown accustomed to......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2019

Independence Contract Drilling Inc (ICD) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Image source The Motley Fool Independence Contract Drilling Inc NYSE ICD Q4 160 2018 Earnings Conference Call March 01 2019 10 00 a m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqMar 1st, 2019

The Pentagon wants to retire an aircraft carrier decades early, but Congress says that"s not going to happen

US Navy The Pentagon has reportedly decided to mothball one of its aircraft carriers, the USS Harry S. Truman, two decades early. The move.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 1st, 2019

Independence Contract Drilling, Inc. Reports Financial Results For The Fourth Quarter And Year Ended December 31, 2018

HOUSTON, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Independence Contract Drilling, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:ICD) today reported financial results for the three.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 1st, 2019

Tallgrass Freight Company Has Record Year-Over-Year Growth, Industry Awards Among 2018 Accomplishments

SHAWNEE, Kan., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Last year marked six years of Tallgrass Freight Company, and it's been an astounding ride so far. Whe.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 28th, 2019

Southwest Airlines wins U.S. approval for Hawaii service

Southwest Airlines Co said on Wednesday it won approval from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to begin flying to Hawaii from California, clearing the way for the low-cost carrier to move forward with a key part of its 2019 growth plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2019