New President and CEO E. Hunter Harrison is wasting no time in getting up to speed at CSX, projecting 25 percent year-over-year EPS growth for 2017, increasing quarterly shareholder dividends and instituting a new $1 billion share repurchase program.
The e-commerce provider will offer next-day delivery in Santiago and other major Chilean cities, with two-to-three-day delivery services across the rest of the country.
The global railcar lessor’s diluted earnings per share stood at $1.44 for Q1 2017, down from Q1 2016, but still surpassing analyst expectations thanks to higher-than-expected gains on railcar sales.
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2017 will be a pivotal period for companies doing business in or though Canada, as two geopolitical events will impact its place in the global trade marketplace, according to Keith Haurie, vice president of business development for ONESOURCE Global Trade.
Annualized driver turnover rates at large truckload fleets fell another 10 percentage points to 71 percent in the third quarter of 2016, the lowest level since the second quarter of 2011, according to the American Trucking Associations.
The U.S. Maritime Administration (MarAd) estimated the nation has a shortage of around 2,000 mariners, and one logical way to overcome the shortage would be to add 40-45 vessels to the U.S. commercial fleet, MarAd Executive Director Joel Szabat said.