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Pam Transport is Among the Companies in the Trucking Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (PTSI, R, CAR, HTLD, JBHT)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Trucking industry with the lowest 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.

Pam Transport ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 14.8%. Ryder System Inc is next with a projected earnings growth of 22.2%. Avis Budget Grou ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 25.6%.

Heartland Expres follows with a projected earnings growth of 33.6%, and Hunt (Jb) Trans rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 45.1%.

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Keywords: lowest projected earnings growth pam transport ryder system inc avis budget grou heartland expres hunt (jb) trans

Ticker(s): PTSI R CAR HTLD JBHT