Hottest Transportation Stocks Now – ARII SBLK ALEX SWFT

ARII leads transportation stocks higher on Thursday

   
Hottest Transportation Stocks Now – ARII SBLK ALEX SWFT

Transportation stocks declined broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.4%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3%, the Nasdaq pushed 0.2% higher and the S&P 500 rose 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among transportation stocks include:

  • American Railcar Industries (ARII): ARII stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK): SBLK stock is up 0.7% today and up 33.2% in the last month.
  • Alexander and Baldwin Inc (ALEX): ALEX stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Swift Transportation Company (SWFT): SWFT stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII): HII stock is up 0.6%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Grupo Aeroportuario Del Pacifico (PAC): PAC stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Teekay Shipping Corp (TK): TK stock is up 0.5% today.
  • Heartland Express (HTLD): HTLD stock is up 0.4% today.
  • Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM): NMM stock is up 0.3% today.
  • Landstar System (LSTR): LSTR stock is up 0.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among transportation stocks include:

  • Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL): ODFL stock is down 0.9% today.
  • Latam Airlines Group Sa (LFL): LFL stock is down 0.8% today.
  • CSX Corp (CSX): CSX stock is down 0.8% today.
  • Copa Holdings S.A. (CPA): CPA stock is down 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD): EXPD stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Teekay Lng Partners L.P. (TGP): TGP stock is down 0.4% today.
  • United Parcel Service (UPS): UPS stock is down 0.4% today.
  • China Eastern Airlines Corp Ltd (CEA): CEA stock is down 0.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Canadian National Railway Company (CNI): CNI stock is down 0.3% today.
  • Greenbrier Companies (GBX): GBX stock is down 0.3% today.

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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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