• Return to Headlines

Echo Global Logistics is Among the Companies in the Air Freight & Logistics Industry With the Highest Projected Earnings Growth (ECHO, AAWW, EXPD, FDX, CHRW)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Air Freight & Logistics industry with the highest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Echo Global Logistics ranks highest with a projected earnings growth of 34.4%. Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings is next with a projected earnings growth of 33.0%. Expeditors International of Washington ranks third highest with a projected earnings growth of 24.5%.

FedEx follows with a projected earnings growth of 19.0%, and CH Robinson Worldwide rounds out the top five with a projected earnings growth of 14.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Expeditors International of Washington on January 29th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $44.67. Since that recommendation, shares of Expeditors International of Washington have risen 14.9%. We continue to monitor Expeditors International of Washington for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: highest projected earnings growth Echo Global Logistics atlas air worldwide holdings expeditors international of washington FedEx ch robinson worldwide

Ticker(s): ECHO AAWW EXPD FDX CHRW