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Echo Global Logistics has the Highest Future Earnings Growth in the Air Freight & Logistics Industry (ECHO, FWRD, FDX, PKOH, HUBG)

By Amy Schwartz

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

Echo Global Logistics ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 24.4%. Following is Forward Air with a future earnings growth of 23.4%. FedEx ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 14.5%.

Park-Ohio Holdings follows with a future earnings growth of 13.5%, and HUB Group rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 13.3%.

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Keywords: highest future earnings growth Echo Global Logistics forward air FedEx park-ohio holdings hub group

Ticker(s): ECHO FWRD FDX PKOH HUBG