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Buying Into Holiday Shipping Is a Costly Mistake

Monday was "Green Monday" the busiest shipping day of the year, yet despite a record volume of packages going out, UPS and FedEx are under pressure to grow More 

FedEx Expects Busiest Shipping Day Ever

FedEx says it will handle about 19 million packages in its shipping system on Monday, the busiest shipping day of the holiday season. More 

Could the Port Strike Kill a Santa Claus Rally?

A walkout by workers at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles could cause headaches for transporters and disrupt the nation's supply chain. More 

Bonds? Buy Tanker Stocks Instead for Yield

Oil tanker stocks are risky, but they're also necessary -- and have huge payouts. And right now is a good time to get in while valuations are down. More 

FedEx Shares Jump on Cost-Cutting Plan

FedEx says it will increase profits by $1.7 billion over three years through cost-cutting as the shipping company weathers a slowing global economy. More 

FedEx Warns on Lower Q1 Earnings, Cites Weak Economy

FedEx lowered its profit outlook for the fiscal first quarter on Tuesday, signaling its first year-over-year quarterly profit decline since 2009. More 

3 Reasons Trucking Stocks May Stall

The trucking industry is hitting some hard road these days, but one stock in the sector still looks like it could be a big winner. More