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Top 5 Companies in the Trucking Industry with the Best Relative Performance (ODFL , JBHT , HTLD , WERN , ARCB )

By Shiri Gupta

We looked at the Trucking industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Old Dominion Frt (NASDAQ:ODFL ) ranks first with a gain of 3.39%; Hunt (Jb) Trans (NASDAQ:JBHT ) ranks second with a gain of 2.78%; and Heartland Expres (NASDAQ:HTLD ) ranks third with a gain of 2.10%.

Werner Ent (NASDAQ:WERN ) follows with a gain of 1.85% and Arcbest Corp (NASDAQ:ARCB ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.73%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Werner Ent on September 24th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $35.33. Since that call, shares of Werner Ent have fallen 9.9%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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