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  1. Landstar provides a positive surpriseRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Landstar System Inc. generally does a good job of keeping Wall Street up-to-date with its financial projections. Not only does the Jacksonville-based trucking company provide an earnings forecast for every quarter, it also holds a mid-quarter conference call to update investors on its progress.

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  2. Two Jacksonville companies named top logistics firms in national rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Business Journal

    Two of Jacksonville's largest companies, Crowley Maritime Corp.'s logistics branch and Landstar System , have been named Top 100 3PL providers by Inbound Logistics magazine. Both were selected from hundreds of candidates, and made the list among 3PL staples such as XPO, J.B. Hunt and Ryder.

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  3. Freight surge lifts revenue, profit as Landstar adds capacityRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | The Journal of Commerce Online

    A surge in freight demand from new and existing customers pushed Landstar System's second-quarter revenue and freight volumes up, in some cases by double digits.

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  4. Landstar System's (LSTR) CEO Jim Gattoni on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Seeking Alpha

    Good afternoon, and welcome to Landstar System Inc.'s Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call. All lines will be in a listen-only mode until the formal and question-and-answer session.

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  5. Deutsche Bank growing in Jacksonville, cutting elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... in 2006, has been on for six years. The only other Jacksonville-based company on the Fortune 1000 list is Landstar System Inc., which moved from 786th to 719th with $3.2 billion in revenue. Southeastern Grocers, the parent company of the Winn-Dixie ...

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  6. This logistics CEO is looking to blow his competition - Landstar,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... that soon, JZ Expedited Logistics could be just as big a name as Crowley Maritime Corp., CSX Corp. or Landstar System Inc. "Our name is getting out there," he said, after stepping outside where the Florida weather was cooler than inside the ...

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  7. Wednesday 6/10 Insider Buying Report: LSTR, ERIERead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | MarketNewsVideo

    ... make a purchase, is that they expect to make money. Today we look at two noteworthy recent insider buys. At Landstar System (NASDAQ: LSTR ), a filing with the SEC revealed that on Monday, Director Anthony J. Orlando bought 4,000 shares of LSTR, at a ...

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  8. Landstar System Director Acquires $267,040.00 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Landstar System Director Anthony J. Orlando bought 4,000 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 8th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $66.76 per share, for a total transaction of $267,040.00.

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  9. Landstar brings capacity up to 2008 levels as volumes riseRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | The Journal of Commerce Online

    Landstar System revenue rose 8 percent in the first eight weeks of the second quarter, as the company revved capacity up to 2008 levels to handle strong freight demand and capitalize on higher rates.

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  10. Landstar System, Inc. (LSTR) Releases Q3 Earnings GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Landstar System, Inc. issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Thursday morning. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.87-0.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.89, Market Beat.com reports.

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  11. Landstar System Downgraded to Neutral at MacquarieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    LSTR has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Wolfe Research upgraded shares of Landstar System from an "underperform" rating to a "peer perform" rating in a research note on Friday, May 29th.

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  12. Landstar System Upgraded at Wolfe ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Landstar System traded up 1.76% on Friday, hitting $65.40. The stock had a trading volume of 1,438,761 shares.

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  13. Stein Mart earnings lower than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... Pittsburgh and Indianapolis, and has said it intends to open venues in several other cities this year. Landstar System Inc. announced Friday that long-time board member Diana Murphy was appointed non-executive chairman of the board. Murphy, 58, is a ...

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  14. Landstar Appoints New Chairman, Sets Stock BuybackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Transport Topics

    Landstar System said May 22 that Diana Murphy has been named nonexecutive chairman of the board, effective May 19, and that it raised to 3 million the amount of its stock shares it intends to purchase. Murphy, who joined the board in 1998 and has served as its lead director since May 2012, "has been a valuable member of Landstar's board for over 17 years," CEO Jim Gattoni said in a statement.

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  15. New organization creating a pipeline of talent for local companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Business Journal

    There's been a lot of talk around the issue of workforce development in Jacksonville these days, including plans for a STEM Hub in Northeast Florida that will officially be announced next week. Jacksonville is also the latest city to start a chapter of Year Up , a national nonprofit program that partners with local business communities to meet their needs for skilled labor.

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  16. Patriot Transportation: Another Massively Underfollowed Spin-offRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    Patriot Transportation Holdings was spun-off of FRP Holdings on January 30, 2015. Serving as a bulk tank carrier since 1962, Patriot is focused on the southeastern United States, transporting petroleum and other liquid and dry bulk commodities.

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  17. Libya pullout results in big loss at APR EnergyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... APR has made progress on exiting Libya and the market fundamentals, long term, should be positive,' he said. Landstar System Inc. last week reported record-high first-quarter earnings, despite the costs of a lawsuit related to a fatal accident ...

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  18. Analysts expect modest growth - at best - at LandstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    Analysts have mixed views on the remainder of Landstar System Inc.'s year , after the company posted a lackluster first quarter due to an accident that led to a one-time $4.5 million expense for the Jacksonville company. Experts agree that had the settlement not hit the company so hard - costing Landstar 6 cents per share - the logistics firm would have hit its guidance range of 71 cents to 76 cents, rather than landing at 67 cents for the first quarter.

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  19. Landstar Reports Record Revenue, EarningsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Landstar System Inc. reported record first quarter diluted earnings per share of 67 cents on record first quarter revenue of $762 million. The figures compare to diluted earnings per share of 61 cents a year earlier and revenue of $688.2 million for the Florida-based asset-light transportation and logistics provider.

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  20. Landstar System's (LSTR) CEO Jim Gattoni on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Good afternoon, and welcome to Landstar System Inc.'s First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Conference Call. All lines will be in a listen-only mode until the formal and question-and-answer session.

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