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Lowest EPS Growth in the Trucking Industry Detected in Shares of Landstar System (LSTR, MRTN, JBHT, ODFL, WERN)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Trucking industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Landstar System ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 1,171.4%. Following is Marten Transport with a EPS growth of 1,756.8%. Hunt (Jb) Trans ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 1,877.5%.

Old Dominion Frt follows with a EPS growth of 3,611.4%, and Werner Ent rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 3,751.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Werner Ent on June 13th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $30.21. Since that recommendation, shares of Werner Ent have risen 5.1%. We continue to monitor Werner Ent for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): LSTR MRTN JBHT ODFL WERN