Heartland Express: Q3 Earnings Snapshot

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa (AP) _ Heartland Express Inc. (HTLD) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $24.5 million.

On a per-share basis, the North Liberty, Iowa-based company said it had profit of 31 cents.

The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share.

The trucking and logistics company posted revenue of $152.6 million in the period, which missed Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $162.8 million.


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