Transportation stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Friday, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 1.3%.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average pushed 1.2% higher, the Nasdaq climbed 0.7% and the S&P 500 rose 1.2%.
Some of the biggest gainers among transportation stocks include:
- Scorpio Tankers Inc (STNG): STNG stock is up 1.8% today.
- Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL): DAL stock is up 1.8% today.
- Allegiant Travel Company (ALGT): ALGT stock is up 1.7% today.
- Con-Way Inc (CNW): CNW stock is up 1.5% today.
- Heartland Express (HTLD): HTLD stock is up 1.5% today.
- J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT): JBHT stock is up 1.5% today.
- Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC): NSC stock is up 1.4% today.
- Kirby Corp (KEX): KEX stock is up 1.4% today.
- Wabtec Corp (WAB): WAB stock is up 1.3% today.
- Teekay Shipping Corp (TK): TK stock is up 1.3% today.
Some of the biggest losers among transportation stocks include:
- Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL): GOL stock is down 0.5% today.
- Express-1 Expedited Solutions (XPO): XPO stock is down 0.4% today.
- Hub Group (HUBG): HUBG stock is down 0.1%, marking the fourth 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.