Hottest Transportation Stocks Now – KEX MIC JBLU CNW

KEX leads transportation stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Transportation Stocks Now – KEX MIC JBLU CNW

Transportation stocks advanced 1.0% on Wall Street on Thursday morning.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stayed consistent, the Nasdaq rose 0.2% and the S&P 500 was steady.

Some of the biggest gainers among transportation stocks include:

  • Kirby Corp (KEX): KEX stock is up 7.7% to a new 52-week high of $108.40.
  • Macquarie Infrastructure Company Trust (MIC): MIC stock is up 4.1% to a new 52-week high of $59.86.
  • Jetblue Airways Corp (JBLU): JBLU stock is up 3.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Con-Way Inc (CNW): CNW stock is up 3.5%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Latam Airlines Group Sa (LFL): LFL stock is up 2.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • United Continental Holdings (UAL): UAL stock is up 1.9% today.
  • Copa Holdings S.A. (CPA): CPA stock is up 2.2% today.
  • Alaska Air Group (ALK): ALK stock is up 2.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Southwest Airlines Company (LUV): LUV stock is up 1.7% to a new 52-week high of $24.57.
  • Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL): DAL stock is up 1.7% to a new 52-week high of $37.44.

Some of the biggest losers among transportation stocks include:

  • American Railcar Industries (ARII): ARII stock is down 15.2% today.
  • Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS): HOS stock is down 7.4% to a new 52-week low of $38.38.
  • Genesee & Wyoming (GWR): GWR stock is down 1.9% today.
  • Gulfmark Offshore (GLF): GLF stock is down 1.7% today.
  • Heartland Express (HTLD): HTLD stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Seacor Smit Inc (CKH): CKH stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Greenbrier Companies (GBX): GBX stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Mobile Mini (MINI): MINI stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Werner Enterprises (WERN): WERN stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Uti Worldwide Inc (UTIW): UTIW stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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