Truckload Carrier Reports: Key 3rd quarter metrics compared

November 27, 2014

The third quarter earnings report season provided a generally positive outlook on the financial health of large truckload carriers, with a few companies putting up very nice gains from a year ago – and a year ago, things were pretty good.  The carriers were equally sure of one thing: The industry must find more drivers to grow. Those that did, unsurprisingly, showed the most improvement. Tight capacity continues to support rate increases for all.